Amazon's lack of income tax paid has become an 'uncomfortable question'

Amazon has shown no sign of slowing down in recent years, expanding into areas such as cloud computing, logistics and most recently, firmly entrenching itself in the $800 billion grocery market with its acquisition of Whole Foods.

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This is Lou — an electric skateboard that lets you travel at 20 miles per hour

Hoverboard-maker SoFlow is expanding its emobility product catalog with the award-winning Lou skateboard. With speeds up to 20 miles per hour, it’s the company’s lightest and fastest electric skateboard.

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Google Fiber's Long, Tough Road Is Full of Twists and Turns


Alphabet has been facing significant roadblocks in expanding Google Fiber into new U.S. cities, in part due to significant competitive and legal challenges from incumbent broadband providers like AT&T and Comcast. The companies currently are embroiled in a dispute over access to utility poles in Nashville, Tennessee, where Google claims that its competitors have been dragging their feet in making poles ready for Google’s wires, even though the work has been approved. The city council is scheduled to vote Tuesday on a controversial proposal.

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Google reportedly working on bringing Android to the Raspberry Pi 3

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Google may bring Android to the Raspberry Pi 3, vastly expanding the range and capability of the diminutive device. The latest version of the RBP is significantly more powerful than earlier products — within range of a lower-end smartphone.

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How to increase Wi-Fi coverage throughout your whole home or office

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Expanding a Wi-Fi network beyond a single router can be tricky, but we’ll walk you through your options, and some of the new products that will make it easier.

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Google Expands Europeans' Internet Amnesia Zone


Google is expanding the right of Europeans to be forgotten on the Internet to domains outside their countries, according to news reports Thursday. Searches made from European IP addresses for people whom Google has granted a right to be forgotten will turn up zero links, regardless of which version of Google is used. Previously, links from such searches were blocked only from European versions of Google. Users with IP addresses outside Europe will continue to see unedited results when their searches include right-to-be-forgotten links.

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Samsung to invest up to $7.47B in developing flexible OLEDs for future iPhones, report claims

Article Image Samsung Display is reportedly planning to spend up to $7.47 billion on expanding manufacturing capacity with the long-term goal of producing flexible OLED panels for future iPhones.

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Pioneer unveils new range of aftermarket dash units ready for Apple CarPlay

Article Image Pioneer on Wednesday laid plans for a new series of NEX dash systems, expanding the number of aftermarket upgrade options enabling Apple’s CarPlay.

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Apple added 26 new iPhone carrier partners worldwide in November, total now at 433

Article Image Last month, Apple added 26 new global carrier partners, greatly expanding the potential reach of its hot selling iPhone lineup and positioning the new iPhone 6s for continued growth.

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Apple grows operations in Lund, Sweden for work on 'advanced mapping technology'

Apple is reportedly expanding its operations in Lund, Sweden, where the company is now believed to be working on “advanced mapping technology” for unknown projects.

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UK banks Lloyds Bank, Halifax, Bank of Scotland add support for Apple Pay

Support for Apple Pay is expanding in the United Kingdom, with a trio of new banks going online with Apple’s tap-to-pay service on Friday: Lloyds Bank, Halifax, and Bank of Scotland.

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Apple finds difficulty recruiting AI experts thanks to tough user privacy stance

Apple has reportedly set about massively expanding its team of data scientists and artificial intelligence experts, but has found it tough to recruit top minds in the field as the company’s privacy policies prevent researchers from getting access to valuable user data.

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Can IBM’s LinuxONE mainframe compete with cloud computing?

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IBM’s continued expanding support of Linux and Open Source projects makes sense given that these platforms and tools provide much of today’s connected infrastructure.

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Google to be part of new holding company, 'Alphabet'

Google, which has been expanding far beyond its original business of Internet search advertising, is changing its operating structure by creating a new holding company called Alphabet.

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Apple's Japanese R&D center to tap into local materials, vehicle and health talent

Alongside an expanding retail presence, Apple is building out research and development operations around the globe, including a facility in Yokohama, Japan that will reportedly focus on materials, vehicle and health segments.

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Kenwood ships its first aftermarket receivers enabled for Apple CarPlay, starting at $900

Kenwood on Wednesday began shipping two new dash receivers, the DDX9902S and DDX9702S, expanding aftermarket support for Apple CarPlay beyond Alpine and Pioneer units for the first time.



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Apple Pay to land in Marriott hotels this summer, Etsy iOS app soon

Adding to Apple Pay’s expanding footprint, Marriott and Etsy announced separately that they will offer physical and digital support for Apple’s payments service in the coming weeks.



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Credit unions lead new round of 18 Apple Pay additions

Apple continues to forge forward in expanding card support for its fledgling Apple Pay service and on Tuesday added 18 new credit unions and banks to the list of participating issuers.



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Apple planning new Swiss franc-denominated bond issue at historically low interest rates

Apple looks set to continue expanding its debt offering program, with the company reportedly planning a new sale of bonds denominated in Swiss francs designed to take advantage of the extremely low yields available in the market.



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