Indias new technology infrastructure has created a platform to build domestic tech giants

In the two years since Indian social media app ShareChat raised $4 million in funding from Lightspeed Ventures the converging trends of increasing smartphone use, wireless internet connectivity, and cashless banking have combined to create a new social media juggernaut.  India Quotient, Jesmond Holdings, Morningside, SAIF Partners, Shunwei Ventures, Venture…

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Watchdog says face scanning at US airports is plagued with technical problems

A watchdog report has warned that Homeland Security’s face scanning program, designed to track all departing travelers from the U.S., is facing “technical and operational challenges” that may not see the system fully working by the time of its estimated completion in 2021. The report by Homeland Security’s inspector general…

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Suge Knight Accepts Plea Deal To Maybe Get Out Of Prison One Day… – Perez Hilton

Suge Knight is going to be behind bars for a very long time — but the Death Row Records exec will not, in fact, end up on death row. As you may recall, the rap mogul was TMZ reports Knight plead no contest to a charge of voluntary manslaughter, for which…

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Maxine Waters reacts to flag burning demonstration outside her office this week

People in a counter-protest try to open the door of a pickup truck occupied by two men outside the Los Angeles office of U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters, Thursday, July 19, 2018, in Los Angeles.  (AP) Waters said a group of nonpeaceful demonstrators, not necessarily  from her congressional district, participated in…

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Ivanka Trump’s Chinese-Made Products Conveniently Spared From Dad’s Tariffs

While Trump rails at Harley-Davidson motorcycles for moving some production to Europe to dodge EU tariffs, the first daughter and senior White House adviser has never manufactured a single product for her Ivanka Trump brand on American soil. That means Chengdu Kameido Shoes in Sichuan province can continue to supply…

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1-Year-Old Baby Appears In Immigration Court, Cries Hysterically

in federal custody who appeared in immigration court without his parents in Phoenix briefly played with a ball, drank from a bottle, then “cried hysterically” as he was about to leave the courtroom Friday, according to The Associated Press. The little boy, identified in court only as Johan, was one of the…

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