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Interpol opens Singapore center to fight cyber crime

By Theodora D’cruz SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Interpol, the world’s largest police organization, is opening a center in Singapore focused on fighting cyber crime, which many countries, it says, are poorly equipped to contain. Cyber crime is increasingly conducted by a … Continue reading

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Yahoo Directory, once the center of a web empire, will shut down at year’s end

Yahoo Directory, a site that was once the center of Yahoo's internet dynasty, is being shut down at the end of the year. However, unless you've been using the internet for a couple of decades, you've probably never heard of … Continue reading

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Google to build 600 million euro data center in the Netherlands

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Google will build a 600 million euro ($ 773.58 million) data center in the northern Netherlands, the company said on Tuesday. Spokesman Mark Jansen said part of the server park will start operating in the second half … Continue reading

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Ohio offers Amazon tax breaks to build $1.1 billion data center

By Deepa Seetharaman SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – State and local officials in Ohio are courting Amazon.com Inc with tax breaks and other perks to convince the No. 1 U.S. online retailer to build a $ 1.1 billion data center in … Continue reading

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Leaked Windows 9 video shows new Notification Center in action

Windows 8 debuted with a notification system to allow apps to generate brief alerts, but the operating system lacked a central Notification Center to collect and display them all. Microsoft appears to be planning to provide a Notification Center in … Continue reading

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Fun-loving, elusive Bill Murray the grumpy center of ‘St. Vincent’

TORONTO (Reuters) – Everyone involved in the making of “St. Vincent” wants to talk about Bill Murray, who plays the grumpy and flawed namesake of director Ted Melfi’s first film, but the quirky comedian has lived up to a reputation … Continue reading

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Fun-loving, elusive Bill Murray the grumpy center of ‘St. Vincent’

TORONTO (Reuters) – Everyone involved in the making of “St. Vincent” wants to talk about Bill Murray, who plays the grumpy and flawed namesake of director Ted Melfi’s first film, but the quirky comedian has lived up to a reputation … Continue reading

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Last night on ‘Doctor Who:’ journey to the center of a Dalek

For this season of The Doctor, Ross and Kwame Opam will be sounding off on each episode in a series of emails we'll be publishing on the site. After a┬áseason premiere all about Peter Capaldi finding himself as the new … Continue reading

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Alibaba opens fifth data center for public cloud business

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Friday it will open a fifth data center in Shenzhen to service AliCloud, the latest sign of its growing investment in the small but potentially lucrative cloud computing business. Established in 2009, AliCloud posted … Continue reading

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‘The Hobbit,’ ‘Batman v Superman’ take center stage at Comic Con

SAN DIEGO (Reuters) – The realm of Middle Earth and caped superheroes brought adventure and battle to Comic Con, as fans of Warner Bros’ “The Hobbit” and “Batman v Superman” were treated to first-look sneak peeks of the films on … Continue reading

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