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Amazon, Microsoft may be putting world at risk of killer AI

WASHINGTON: Amazon, Microsoft and Intel are among leading tech companies that could spearhead a global AI arms race, according to a report that surveyed major players from the sector about their stance on lethal autonomous weapons. Dutch NGO Pax ranked 50 companies by three criteria: whether they were developing technology ...

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Apple recalls Macbook Pros over battery fire risk

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple has recalled a number of its older generation MacBook Pro because their batteries may overheat and “pose a fire safety risk.” The recall affects 15-inch MacBook Pros with Retina displays sold between September 2015 and February 2017, the company said, adding it would replace batteries free of ...

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Citigroup combines rates and currencies businesses

NEW YORK: Citigroup Inc said it is combining its Foreign Exchange & Local Markets and G10 currencies businesses into one unit. “We believe this more streamlined operating model will drive better client service, risk management and profitability,” the co-heads of the markets division, Carey Lathrop and Andy Morton, said in ...

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Angelina Jolie urges international support for Venezuelan children

BOGOTA: Hollywood star Angelina Jolie urged the international community to provide more support to three South American countries with the most migrants from crisis-hit Venezuela, saying 20,000 Venezuelan children are at risk of being without basic citizenship rights. Jolie spoke in Colombia as a special envoy for the Office of ...

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Sexist, racist jokes are not funny: Sonam Kapoor

BOLLYWOOD: Sonam Kapoor has penned down a note about how people must learn to deal with the #MeToo wave. The actress said that “We shouldn’t stay quiet because we fear hurting someone.” She remarked that the sexist jokes are not funny, especially in an environment which is rife with sexism ...

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The effects of sexsomnia

Sleep; a time for relaxation, peace and rejuvenation, orelaxationr, a time for sex! But how can a person engage in sex when asleep? Well, turns out, a person can. Sleep sex is not a myth; it is a real condition and is termed as sexsomnia. Where you may have heard ...

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Baby formula recalled worldwide over salmonella scare

HONG KONG: Baby formula is being pulled from shelves around the world after French authorities ordered a leading dairy company to stop selling hundreds of products because of concerns about food safety. French firm Lactalis is recalling formula destined for markets including China, Greece, Pakistan and Peru after 26 infants ...

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Child asylum seekers from Calais Jungle camp launch legal bid

PARIS: Dozens of child asylum seekers formerly from The Jungle camp in Calais have launched a legal challenge to Home Secretary Amber Rudd. Lawyers say 28 of them want written reasons for the determination that it was not in their “best interests” to be relocated to the UK. They are ...

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