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Cisco pulls all online ads from YouTube

(Reuters) - Network gear maker Cisco Systems Inc (CSCO.O) is pulling all online ads from YouTube due to fears of the ads appearing on sensitive content on the platform, Cisco’s chief marketing officer, Karen Walker, said in a blog on Wednesday. A logo of Cisco is seen during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain February 27, 2018. REUTERS/Yves HermanThe blog, which seemed to have been removed from Cisco’...

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Symantec says annual report may be delayed due to investigation

(Reuters) - Symantec Corp said on Thursday its financial results and forecast may change based on the outcome of an internal investigation that was initiated after concerns were raised by a former employee. FILE PHOTO: A Symantec security app is seen on a phone in this illustration photo taken May 23, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration/File PhotoShares of the company, which makes Norton Antivirus, fell 12 percen...

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Dropbox tops paying subscriber estimates in first results since IPO

(Reuters) - File hosting service provider Dropbox Inc (DBX.O) topped analysts’ estimates for paying subscribers in its first financial report as a publicly traded company. FILE PHOTO: The Dropbox app logo seen on a mobile phone in this illustration photo October 16, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration/File PhotoDropbox said it had 11.5 million subscribers at the end of March, up 23.7 percent from the year-ago...

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Chipmaker Nvidia's revenue surges 65.6 percent

(Reuters) - Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O) reported a 65.6 percent jump in quarterly revenue on Thursday as demand surged for its graphics chips used in data centers, gaming devices and cryptocurrency mining. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Nvidia Corporation is seen during the annual Computex computer exhibition in Taipei, Taiwan May 30, 2017. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu/File PhotoThe company’s net income rose to $1.24 billion, or $1.98 per...

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GM sees custom designs, personal ownership for self-driving cars

(Reuters) - General Motors Co (GM.N), which plans a ride-sharing fleet of robotaxis for next year, is looking at further business opportunities for self-driving cars, such as custom designs that could be almost unrecognizable from those of today, a top executive said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: GM's planned Cruise AV driverless car features no steering wheel or pedals in a still image from video released January 12, 20...

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U.S. 'net neutrality' rules will end on June 11: FCC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Communications Commission said in a notice on Thursday that landmark 2015 U.S. open-internet rules will cease on June 11, and new rules handing providers power over what content consumers can access will take effect. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) logo is seen before the FCC Net Neutrality hearing in Washington, U.S., February 26, 2015. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/F...

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Facebook asks European users which news sources they trust

LONDON (Reuters) - Facebook is asking users in Europe which news sources they trust to help it gauge whether to extend a change to its News Feed that it made in the United States earlier this year, designed to filter out misinformation. FILE PHOTO: Silhouettes of mobile users are seen next to a screen projection of Facebook logo in this picture illustration taken March 28, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/F...

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UK parliamentary committee summons former Cambridge Analytica boss

LONDON (Reuters) - A British parliamentary committee said on Thursday it had summoned the former chief executive of Cambridge Analytica and a director of the official Brexit campaign group to appear before lawmakers. FILE PHOTO: Window cleaners work outside the offices of Cambridge Analytica in central London, Britain, March 24, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File PhotoThe media committee is investigating fake news, an...

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U.S. 'net neutrality' rules will end on June 11 -FCC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Communications Commission said in a notice on Thursday that landmark 2015 U.S. open-internet rules will cease on June 11, and new rules handing providers power over what content consumers can access will take effect. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) logo is seen before the FCC Net Neutrality hearing in Washington, U.S., February 26, 2015. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/F...

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FCC says 'net neutrality' rules will end on June 11

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Communications Commission said in a notice Thursday that landmark 2015 U.S. open-internet rules will cease on June 11. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) logo is seen before the FCC Net Neutrality hearing in Washington, U.S., February 26, 2015. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File PhotoThe FCC in December repealed the Obama-era “net neutrality” rules, allowing internet ...

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