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Google in smartphone push with motion-sensing Pixel 4

NEW YORK: Google stepped up its smartphone ambitions on Tuesday (Oct 15) with updated Pixel handsets, touting a move toward computing with a simple hand wave or spoken command. Pixel 4 models boasting features including gesture and face recognition debuted at a "Made by Google" event showcasing ...
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Despite political headwinds, Huawei wins 5G customers in Europe

ZURICH: China's Huawei may be facing closer official scrutiny in Europe amid US allegations that it poses a security threat, but mobile operators in the region are still queuing up to buy its gear for their next-generation 5G networks. Of 65 commercial deals that Huawei has signed, half are with ...
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Google unveils Pixel 4 phones with radar, more affordable laptop

Alphabet Inc's Google unveiled new Pixel smartphones with higher quality cameras, a radar sensor to track hand gestures and faster virtual assistant on Tuesday, but the devices had no surprise features to set them apart from rivals and nix concerns about price.
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Upbeat earnings reports boost Wall Street

Wall Street advanced on Tuesday as the third-quarter earnings season hit the ground running with a spate of upbeat reports that brought buyers back to the equities market.
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