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German Court Refers Nokia-Daimler Connected Car Clash To European Court

DUESSELDORF/BERLIN: A German court on Thursday referred a patent licensing dispute between Finnish telecoms equipment maker Nokia and German carmaker Daimler to the European Court of Justice to clarify the law as it applies to supply chains. The Duesseldorf Regional Court said it would suspend proceedings in Nokia’s fight against Daimler over royalties for technology […]

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Reliance Jio Partners With Supercell for India Ka Gaming Champion Clash Royale Tournament

Reliance Jio’s Jio Games is hosting a 27-day esports tournament for Clash Royale head-to-head battle game, in which the winner will be given the ‘India Ka Gaming Champion’ (India’s gaming champion) title. The tournament comes in collaboration with Clash Royale developer Supercell. The tournament is about competing, testing your skills and putting your strategic mind […]

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Crypto Exchange Coinbase Hit By Connection, Latency Problems As Bitcoin Plummets

LONDON: Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase said on Thursday its retail and professional-focused platforms were hit by tech problems, with users reporting difficulty trading as bitcoin plunged towards its biggest one-day drop since September. California-based Coinbase said on its website at 14:14 GMT it was investigating connectivity problems, adding at 14:42 GMT that it had identified the […]

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U.N. Decries Police Use Of Racial Profiling Derived From Big Data

GENEVA: Police and border guards must combat racial profiling and ensure that their use of “big data” collected via artificial intelligence does not reinforce biases against minorities, United Nations experts said on Thursday. Companies that sell algorithmic profiling systems to public entities and private companies, often used in screening job applicants, must be regulated to […]