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Tesla to lay off more than 10 percent of staff worldwide amid falling sales

CEO Elon Musk says in memo that job cuts will leave firm ‘lean, innovative and hungry for the next growth phase cycle’.
Tesla to lay off more than 10 percent of staff worldwide amid falling sales
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The world's biggest chipmaker just got hit by an earthquake. That could mean production delays for customers like Apple and Nvidia.

A powerful earthquake that shook the east coast of Taiwan early Wednesday morning appears to have disrupted the operations of the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company — the world's biggest chip maker.
The world's biggest chipmaker just got hit by an earthquake. That could mean production delays for customers like Apple and Nvidia.
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Apple has been secretly building home robots that could end up as a new product line, report says

Apple is in the early stages of looking into making home robots, a move that appears to be an effort to create its "next big thing" after it killed its self-driving car project earlier this year, sources familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.
Apple has been secretly building home robots that could end up as a new product line, report says
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Google to delete billions of browser records to settle ‘Incognito’ lawsuit

Google will delete billions of data records as part of a settlement for a lawsuit that accused the tech giant of improperly tracking the web-browsing habits of users who thought they were browsing the internet privately.
Google to delete billions of browser records to settle ‘Incognito’ lawsuit
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I followed Apple CEO Tim Cook's morning routine for a week. It left me exhausted and with a budding caffeine addiction.

Since moving to the New York metropolitan area in January, I've been working on establishing a productive morning routine to help me succeed in my transition to adulthood.
I followed Apple CEO Tim Cook's morning routine for a week. It left me exhausted and with a budding caffeine addiction.
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Judge’s stern rebuke of Elon Musk’s X gives researchers fresh hope

A federal judge’s decision this week reprimanding Elon Musk’s X will have reverberating effects on efforts to hold influential online platforms accountable, legal experts and advocacy groups say.
Judge’s stern rebuke of Elon Musk’s X gives researchers fresh hope
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Tim Cook is on a charm offensive in China to revive flagging iPhone sales

Tim Cook is making a high-profile visit to China that coincides with Apple opening a huge new store in Shanghai — its second biggest in the world. It’s all part of a push by the company to reverse a decline in iPhone sales in its most important international market.
Tim Cook is on a charm offensive in China to revive flagging iPhone sales
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Airlines try to leverage Boeing woes despite lack of alternatives

 Airline executives are frustrated with Boeing (BA.N), opens new tab as its safety crisis has upendedtheir business plans. But in a tight market for large aircraft supplied by two companies, they have little choice but do business with the U.S. planemaker.Despite some public displays of alarm - United Airlines (UAL.O), opens new tab CEO Scott Kirby flew to France to talk with Airbus(AIR.PA), opens new tab as Boeing's latest crisis erupted - carriers are still negotiating new plane ...
Airlines try to leverage Boeing woes despite lack of alternatives
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India signs $100bn free trade deal with four European nations

India has signed a free-trade agreement (FTA) with a group of four European countries that are not members of the European Union.
India signs $100bn free trade deal with four European nations
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Apple backs down on EU ban for ‘Fortnite’-maker Epic Games

Apple has abruptly reversed a decision to ban Epic Games, the maker of “Fortnite,” from launching its own app store on iOS in Europe — just a day after European Union officials said they were investigating the matter.
Apple backs down on EU ban for ‘Fortnite’-maker Epic Games