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Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa is giving away $9mn on Twitter

In a YouTube video, Maezawa who is worth $2 billion called the contest a ‘serious social trial’.

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Hyundai, Uber announce air taxi partnership at CES 2020

Under the agreement, Hyundai will reportedly be responsible for the manufacture and deployment of the air vehicles.

Facebook cracks down on manipulated media and videos

The company said that going forward, it will remove misleading manipulated media if it has been edited or synthesized beyond adjustments for clarity or quality

ASUS showcases Artificial Intelligence of Things solutions at CES

The ASUS Mini PC PN61V is a mini PC ideal for a wide range of uses, including AIoT business applications fusing Intel Unite and vPro TM technology

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Twitter launches feature to give premium ad space to brands

It will reportedly complement the Promoted Trend takeover with six-second videos, GIFs, and static images.

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Amazon Web Services to boost drone innovation in India

Rahul Sharma, Amazon Internet Services Pvt. Ltd (AISPL), reportedly said that verticals like agriculture, healthcare and smart cities will see significant drone deployment.

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‘Tech to bring substantive changes in established systems’: Consumer Technology Association

The use of connected drones, satellite-based technologies and modern soil sensors would truly help to shift usual farms to switch to and become smart farms.

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Hyderabad to get an Artificial Intelligence research hub

There is also a plan to launch an R&D Park and an AI-CoE, in association with IIT Kharagpur, with applications in advanced manufacturing, life-sciences and aerospace and defence. 

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WhatsApp users in India sent 20bn messages on New Year’s Eve

The top 5 most popular WhatsApp features with its users worldwide over the course of 2019 were text messaging, status, picture messaging, calling and voice notes.

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Tech report: 5 top trends that are likely to define our lives this decade

Here are five tech trends that will become the new IT tech in the decade.

Fastrack Reflex Beat

All-new Fastrack Reflex Beat records your heart rate every five minutes

With the 24x7 Active HRM, follow your heart with the all-new smart band from Fastrack

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Elon Musk pitches for multi-level, quake-proof tunnels to tackle traffic

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) in November announced that the Boring Company, headed by Elon, has started underground construction on a tunnel for a tram system at the Las Veg

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Ban on political ads: Spotify takes a swipe at Facebook

Twitter, on November 15, officially banned all kinds of political ads from its platform.

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WhatsApp’s new ‘Disappearing Messages’ feature spotted

The much-awaited dark mode is also set for release.