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Tencent forms ‘extended reality’ unit as metaverse race gathers steam – sources

Tencent forms 'extended reality' unit as metaverse race gathers steam - sources

A logo of Tencent is seen at its booth at the 2020 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) in Beijing, China September 4, 2020. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, June 20 (Reuters) – China’s Tencent Holdings (0700.HK) announced to its staff on Monday the official …

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Hackers crash internet as ‘Russian Davos’ adjusts to new reality

Hackers crash internet as 'Russian Davos' adjusts to new reality

Russian companies make a splash but Western firms lacking Deputy PM talks of ‘painful’ move towards own technology Energy giant seeks state funds while gas prices are high June 17 (Reuters) – Hackers on Friday delayed the start of President Vladimir Putin’s speech to Russia’s flagship economic forum, shorn of strong Western participation as Russia …

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N.Korean internet downed by suspected cyber attacks -researchers

N.Korean internet downed by suspected cyber attacks -researchers

An illustration picture shows a projection of binary code on a man holding a laptop computer, in an office in Warsaw June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, Jan 26 (Reuters) – North Korea’s internet appears to have been hit by a second wave of outages …

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US joins 55 nations to set new global rules for the internet

US joins 55 nations to set new global rules for the internet

WASHINGTON, April 28 (Reuters) – The United States and 55 other nations on Thursday signed a political commitment to push rules for the internet that are underpinned by democratic values, at a time when the US has accused Russia of wielding internet disruptions as apart of its escalating attacks on Ukraine. The commitment, called the …

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India’s retail inflation likely slipped only modestly in May: Reuters poll

India's retail inflation likely slipped only modestly in May: Reuters poll

Debashis Dhara, a vegetable vendor, speaks on his mobile phone at a retail market area in Kolkata, India, March 22, 2022. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Data due on 1200 GMT, June 14 BENGALURU, June 10 (Reuters) – India’s retail inflation likely slipped modestly in May, but stayed …

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Indian shares fall, bond yields rise after RBI hikes rate

Indian shares mutated as Reliance, tech stocks counter auto losses

A man speaks on his mobile phone past a new brand identity for Nifty Indices inside the National Stock Exchange (NSE) building in Mumbai, India, May 28, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BENGALURU, June 8 (Reuters) – Indian shares fell to their lowest in nearly two weeks and …

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Russia down satellite internet in Ukraine -Western officials

Russia down satellite internet in Ukraine -Western officials

US: Russian hack aimed at disrupting Ukrainian communications UK: Hack was ‘deliberate and malicious’ EU: Attack on Viasat caused ‘indiscriminate’ outages Russia routinely denies it carries out cyberattacks NEWPORT, Wales, May 10 (Reuters) – Russia was behind a massive cyberattack against a satellite internet network that took tens of thousands of modems offline at the …

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Australian tech billionaire takes on Elon Musk’s ‘return to office’ directive

Australian tech billionaire takes on Elon Musk's 'return to office' directive

Elon Musk looks at his mobile phone in Cape Canaveral, Florida, US January 19, 2020. REUTERS/Joe Skipper/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SYDNEY, June 3 (Reuters) – Elon Musk got into a Twitter spat with Australia’s third-richest man on Friday over the value of putting an end to the pandemic-era …

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Indian shares mutated as Reliance, tech stocks counter auto losses

Indian shares mutated as Reliance, tech stocks counter auto losses

A man speaks on his mobile phone past a new brand identity for Nifty Indices inside the National Stock Exchange (NSE) building in Mumbai, India, May 28, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BENGALURU, June 2 (Reuters) – Indian shares were flat on Thursday as losses in auto stocks …

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