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Google removing 100 ‘bad’ ads every second


San Francisco, Sep 2: Google is removing over 100 scam advertisements every second for violating its policies and will soon implement a verification programme to further weed out bad actors from its platform.After The Wall Street Journal reported that scammers were purchasing search ads and masquerading as authorised service agents for companies...

3 killed, 14 injured in Somalia blast


The blast also damaged nearby houses, blew off the roof of a mosque and caused a nearby school to collapse, BBC reported. Police officer Abdullahi Hussein said a suicide bomber had rammed a car into the district office in Howlwadag district. The militant group al-Shabab, which has waged an insurgency for more than 10...

Facebook AI significantly improves Urdu to English translation


San Francisco, Sep 2 (IANS) Artificial Intelligence (AI) researchers at Facebook have set a new record in improving translation from Urdu to English. Neural Machine Translation (NMT) is the field concerned with using AI to do translations in any language. The team from Facebook AI Research (FAIR) has seen a dramatic improvement in its...

Google removing 100 ‘bad’ ads every second


After The Wall Street Journal reported that scammers were purchasing search ads and masquerading as authorised service agents for companies such as Apple Inc, Google said on Saturday it is taking action against such scam artists. Just last year alone, we took down more than 3.2 billion ads that violated our advertising policies...

McCain’s daughter takes shot at Trump during eulogy


In her remarks, she praised her father and contrasted his life with that of Donald Trump, Efe reported. He was a great man, Meghan McCain said of the two-time presidential candidate, long-time member of the US's upper house of Congress representing Arizona and chairman of the Senate Armed Forces Committee from 2015 until...

‘No political necessity’ to keep Canada in new NAFTA deal: Trump


If we don't make a fair deal for the US after decades of abuse, Canada will be out, Trump said via Twitter, threatening to terminate the 24-year-old trilateral trade deal. We were far better off before NAFTA -- should never have been signed ... we make new deal or go back to pre-NAFTA!,...

China welcomes end of EU restrictions on solar panel imports


The Trade Ministry said in a statement on Sunday that the decision to remove the measures that had been in place for almost five years would restore the trade of solar panels between China and the EU in line with normal market conditions and create a more stable and predictable business environment,...

No second Brexit referendum, says British PM


Her comments came as a signed article by May appeared on the Daily Telegraph website Saturday night. This government will fulfill the democratic decision of the British people by ensuring that the UK leaves the European Union on 29th March next year -- and that as we do so, we build a stronger,...

New Microsoft update for Windows 10 coming in October


The announcement came at the ongoing IFA 2018 technology event in Berlin, Germany. With this update, we'll be bringing new features and enhancements to the nearly 700 million devices running Windows 10 that help people make the most of their time, Roanne Sones, Corporate Vice President, Microsoft wrote in a blog post late...