Ambulances in Sweden will be able to 'hijack' car radios during emergencies

The new Swedish system is entering testing in Stockholm in 2017 with the goal of making the roads much safer for emergency professionals and everyday drivers alike.

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Swedish man's eBay offer to marry anyone leaving US after Trump win is removed

The auction site eBay reportedly removed a post from a Swedish man looking for quick cash by marrying an upset American leaving the country in the wake of Donald Trump’s Tuesday election victory.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/12/swedish-mans-ebay-offer-to-marry-anyone-leaving-us-after-trump-win-is-removed.html

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Apple, Ericsson end legal battle with new patent licensing agreement

Article Image Swedish telecoms firm Ericsson announced a fresh patent licensing agreement with Apple on Monday, finally resolving a year-long legal fight between the two companies.

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Apple boots contractor Skanska from Campus 2 project – report [u]

Swedish contractor Skanska AB will reportedly not be allowed to continue working on Apple’s multi-billion dollar “spaceship” campus once its current projects are completed, a move that could be related to rising costs and delays in construction.



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Ericsson turns patent royalty spat with Apple into an international incident

Months after taking Apple to court in the U.S., Swedish telecom giant Ericsson has filed separate but related lawsuits in the UK, Germany, and the Netherlands accusing Apple of using Ericsson patents without a legitimate license.



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Apple's Beats Music relaunch might hurt Spotify more than others, data suggests

Swedish music streamer Spotify has more to lose from Apple’s anticipated Beats Music revamp than its competition, according to new usage data, as iOS accounts for a majority of Spotify’s active users.



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Jay Z enters streaming music fray with purchase of Beats Music competitor Aspiro

Rap icon Jay Z has officially taken control of Swedish Internet firm Aspiro, which markets subscription streaming services WiMP and Tidal, direct competitors of Apple’s Beats Music.



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Costly supercar maker Koenigsegg joins list of Apple CarPlay backers

Koenigsegg, a Swedish supercar maker which sells some of the most expensive vehicles on Earth, has joined the list of auto manufacturers offering support for Apple’s CarPlay standard via the Regera, a new car unveiled today at the Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland.



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Office perk: chips inserted in workers' skin

Some Swedish workers can now enter their building without a key and make purchases at the office cafe sans card—with a chip implanted in their hand, the BBC reports.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/02/02/office-perk-chips-inserted-in-workers-skin/

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Apple's Beats Music rival Spotify hits 15 million paid subscribers

Swedish streaming music firm Spotify on Monday revealed that its customer base grew to some 60 million active users by the end of 2014, of which 15 million had purchased paid subscriptions.



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Microsoft acquires Minecraft for $2.5 billion; Notch moves on to greener pastures

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Microsoft has announced that it will acquire the Minecraft franchise, and its Swedish developer Mojang, for $2.5 billion. Microsoft asserts that it ‘plans’ to continue distributing Minecraft across PC, Xbox, PlayStation, iOS, and Android, but obviously the game’s cross-platform future is called into question by this acquisition. Markus ‘Notch’ Persson, and Mojang’s other two founders, will not be staying with Mojang/Microsoft and will “move on to start new projects.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/190099-microsoft-acquires-minecraft-for-2-5-billion-notch-moves-on-to-greener-pastures

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Spotify adds new hardware partners for Apple AirPlay rival Spotify Connect

Swedish streaming music provider Spotify on Wednesday announced the addition of multimedia hardware companies Bose, Panasonic, and Gramofon to its list of partners for Spotify Connect, a wireless media streaming platform similar to Apple’s AirPlay.



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