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Shutterstock reports robust growth in 2015 helped by downloads increase

Shutterstock said its revenues for the year 2015 has increased 30% to $425.1 million. The company also announced the launch of new reverse image technology.

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Donald Trump Holds Campaign Rally In Dallas

Tim Cook, Elon Musk, and Larry Page Are Among Reported Tech Elites Meeting Up With Republican Leaders to Devise an End to Trump's Presidential Run

Top tech elites were reportedly involved in a secretive meeting to stop Republican front-runner Donald Trump. The forum was also attended by Republican leaders and other representatives from the private sector.

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Silicon Valley on India: Striking The Iron While It's Hot

There is a saying "Strike while the iron is hot". That is what Silicon Valley is doing - investing big in India where the economy grows faster.

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Mosquitoes Tested For Zika At The Oswaldo Cruz Foundation Research Facility

Google Grants UNICEF $1.5 Million and Manpower to Combat Zika Virus

Google grants UNICEF a total of $1.5 million in its battle with Zika virus which has been declared an epidemic by WHO last month. The virus has been linked with microcephaly and neurological illness called Guillain-Barre syndrome. UNICEF and the tech giant will collaborate to map and anticipate the spread of the virus.

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IF! Italians Festival 2015 - Day Two

Google Grants $30 Million to European Tech News Publishers as the First Batch of the $170 Million Project

Google’s Digital News Initiative (DNI) program has just granted more than $30 million to selected projects in 23 European countries. It’s the first batch of the long-term $170 million project to help stimulate innovation in digital journalism.

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Eric Schmidt Visits FOX Business Network's 'Opening Bell With Maria Bartiromo'

Alphabet's Eric Schmidt Recruited by the Pentagon to Lead a Special Defense Board

Alphabet Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt has been appointed by the Pentagon to lead a special defense board. He will personally advise the agency on emerging tech brought familiar to him in Silicon Valley. Pentagon is reaching out to Silicon Valley as well as hackers to help improve the bureaucracy’s digital security.

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Transportation Sec'y Foxx Discusses Future Transportation Trends With Google CEO

Google Autonomous Vehicle Involved in a Car Accident, The Company Aims to Refine Its Software

A Google’s autonomous vehicle was involved in an accident with a public transit bus last month. That was the first accident ever caused by the vehicle’s software, leading Google to state its responsibility as the company aims to refine the car’s software.

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Views Of The Googleplex Campus As Google Inc. Brings Ultra-Fast Internet Access To San Francisco

Google Invest $30 Million for Digital News Initiative in Europe

Last week, Google announced to invest $30 million to news organizations in Europe. This is a part of the Digital News Initiative plan launched by the Internet giant.

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General Electric Co.'s Aviation Test Facility Ahead of Earnings Figures

General Electric Mocked Startups, Proclaimed Itself as Tech Company

GE have been trying attract tech workers since last year. In its new Oscars ad, GE mock the startups and proclaim itself as a tech company and an industrial company.

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Sen. Charles Schumer Opens Google's New Offices In New York City

Silicon Valley Startups Are Buying Fewer High-End Bikes as Bonuses as They Seek to Cut Expenses

Bikes maker Palo Alto Bicycles, which Silicon Valley startups have often contacted to purchase high-end custom bikes for their employees, have confirmed a decline in sales. The declining sales are likely to be an indicator that startups are being more careful in spending money as investors got tighter in demanding profitability.

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Indonesia Celebrates 70th Independence Anniversary

Tokopedia makes its presence in Indonesia amid doubtful investors

Tokopedia, a start-up founded by William Tanuwijaya, is making its presence in Indonesia with its excellent product portfolios. Experts believe that the economic growth in the nation will drive the start-ups to reach its financial stability.

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Oracle Reports Quarterly Earnings

Oracle Acquires Ravello Systems for $500 million

It was confirmed on Monday that Israeli company Ravello was acquired by Oracle for $500 million. Ravello joins Oracle's cloud business with high hopes to take on giant tech companies like IBM, Google, Microsoft, and Amazon.

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Google's Nexus One phone displays the Google Translate application, which allows users to get translation

Google Announces 13 New Additional Languages to Its Google Translate

Google Translate has now 13 new additional languanges giving it a total of 103 that surpasses the 100 mark. Based on the Google's estimate, it envelops 99% of the online population which is about 120 million people around the globe.

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Wikipedia Imposes A 24 Hour Shutdown To Protest Over Web Piracy Bill

Wikimedia Foundation to Develop Its Own Search Engine

The Wikimedia Foundation received a $250,000 grant to support its early stages of search engine project, The Knowledge Engine. The project will develop a search engine that goes across Wikipedia and other Wikimedia’s services, allowing users to obtain relevant information more easily.

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Appaloosa Management LP President David Alan Tepper Interview

Appaloosa Management Founder Tepper, Acquired Millions of Shares from Energy Transfer Partners and Kinder Morgan

David Tepper, the pioneer in distressed debt, buys millions of shares in Energy Transfer Partners and Kinder Morgan in the face of plaguing oil slump and toxic energy market. He has tapped these pipeline companies after strengthening his US equity holdings by 56% last quarter.

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