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US regulators accuse Google of underpaying female workers

San Francisco: Government investigators looking into how Google pays its employees have accused the tech giant of shortchanging women doing similar work to men.

A US Department of Labour official disclosed the agency's allegations during a Friday court hearing in San Francisco.

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Samsung Note 7 fiasco, 'Freedom 251' fraud made the headlines 

New Delhi: While the year witnessed next-generation innovations like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Virtual Reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) being introduced into daily lives and into smartphones at a mass level, some flagship failures dented the image of some tech companies.

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Facebook debuts 'Live Audio' on its platform

San Francisco: After successfully rolling out the live video feature, Facebook has now introduced "Live Audio" option - like traditional radio or podcasting -- in your News Feed where users will be able to broadcast audio directly to the social network.

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Micromax Alpha laptop: Good for moderate office, home use

New Delhi: As mobile penetration increases and smartphones gain popularity among the youth, laptops are still the preferred devices for the masses -- be in office or at home. For those who are looking for a budget device, domestic player Micromax has launched an affordable laptop.

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Strong winds crash-landed Facebook's internet drone: Report

New York: Facebook's solar-powered plane Aquila, designed to beam internet to remote parts of the world, crash-landed earlier this year because of strong winds that rendered its autopilot system confused, according to a report on Saturday.

The cause was determined after an investigation by federal regulator National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), Fortune said.

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