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Why America could miss out big time on India’s fintech revolution

 There’s an old trope in the West that India is like Indian trains — exotic, lurching and slow. But tropes can be bad as a business strategy — and this trope is causing American companies to miss out on Indian

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Experimental dental material kills at preventing plaque

When you get a cavity filled, you certainly don’t want plaque growing on the filing – it could cause the tooth to decay all over again. That’s why scientists from the University of Pennsylvania have evaluated an experimental new dental

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Experimental dental material kills at preventing plaque

When you get a cavity filled, you certainly don’t want plaque growing on the filing – it could cause the tooth to decay all over again. That’s why scientists from the University of Pennsylvania have evaluated an experimental new dental

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Microsoft unveils the first Always Connected ARM-powered Windows 10 PCs

Today, at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Tech Summit, Microsoft and Qualcomm officially unveiled the first ARM-powered Windows 10 laptops. These devices, referred to as Always Connected PCs, are always on, always connected (via LTE), and promise “incredible” battery life. How incredible?

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Use these three iOS apps to find the cheapest flights

In this globalized society, we’re traveling more than ever. But, how do you get to your destination as quickly as possible? Direct, using one stop and what’s the best time to travel? If you’re flexible, prepared to travel off-peak, reduce your

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Lyft increases latest funding round by $500M to $1.5B

 Lyft just announced that it has added an additional $500 million to its most recent funding round, a $1 billion raise announced in October. The now-$1.5 billion round includes participation from Fidelity Management & Research Company as well as the

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Rico-owned Henchman acquires Jinn’s app, will rebrand to ‘new on-demand concierge’ early next year

 Jinn, the London on-demand delivery startup that shut down and was put into administration after being unable to pay creditors, has found a buyer for some of its assets. Read More Go to Source

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Cryptocurrency apps have severe security vulnerabilities, but do investors care?

A market cap of over $350 billion, daily volumes in excess of $10 billion, fast rising prices, a growing number of investors and little to no regulation all combine to make the cryptocurrency space a prime target for hackers. What’s

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Get ‘Windows 10: All-In-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition’ ($19 value) FREE for a limited time

Windows 10: All-In-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition includes all the guidance you need to make the most of this latest update of Windows. This freshly updated resource cuts through the jargon and covers everything you need to know. It shows you how

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TX eCity black cab now ready to take passengers in London

After unveiling a modern hybrid version of the iconic London cab back in July, the London EV Company has confirmed that the vehicle is now fully certified to pick up fares in the UK’s capital. Hailed as “the world’s most

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TX eCity black cab now ready to take passengers in London

After unveiling a modern hybrid version of the iconic London cab back in July, the London EV Company has confirmed that the vehicle is now fully certified to pick up fares in the UK’s capital. Hailed as “the world’s most

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After a year of silence, VLC for Android is updated with much-needed new features

When an app goes silent for more than a year, it’s reasonable to assume that it has been killed off — but that’s not the case with VLC. The Android version of the popular media player has been updated to

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Vivaldi browser now available for Raspberry Pi and other ARM based Linux devices

Vivaldi, the new web browser from Jon S. von Tetzchner, the former co-founder of Opera, is already available for Windows, macOS and Linux (x86/x86_64), but from today you can now run it on ARM based Linux devices, including Raspberry Pi.

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The menopause is on our roadmap, says Clue’s Ida Tin

 Femtech startup Clue is looking at expanding the feature-set of its period tracking app to attract women outside its current younger demographic. Read More Go to Source

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YouTube promises to increase content moderation staff to over 10K in 2018

 Now that its bottom line is being affected, YouTube says it will begin to take additional steps to protect its advertisers and creators from inappropriate content on its network. In a blog post authored by YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki on

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In photos: Cars, customs, trikes and bikes of the 2017 LA Auto Show

New Atlas spent the bulk of last week touring the LA Auto Show and seeing the latest in all-American (market) cars, trucks, concepts and auto technology. The show’s offerings run the gamut from $10K electric three-wheelers to seven-figure hyper-hybrids, making

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In photos: Cars, customs, trikes and bikes of the 2017 LA Auto Show

New Atlas spent the bulk of last week touring the LA Auto Show and seeing the latest in all-American (market) cars, trucks, concepts and auto technology. The show’s offerings run the gamut from $10K electric three-wheelers to seven-figure hyper-hybrids, making

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The best kitchen contraptions of 2017

The kitchen is the heart of any home, and just like biological hearts they can sometimes benefit from some technological helpers. Whether you’re the kind of person that delights in bringing together the ideal mix of ingredients to create that

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The best kitchen contraptions of 2017

The kitchen is the heart of any home, and just like biological hearts they can sometimes benefit from some technological helpers. Whether you’re the kind of person that delights in bringing together the ideal mix of ingredients to create that

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Kristen Roupenian Reads “Cat Person”

Kristen Roupenian reads her story “Cat Person,” from the December 11, 2017, issue of the magazine. Go to Source

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