BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s tech giants Tencent Holdings Ltd and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd beat state firms for the first time to become the country’s most valuable brands in 2015, a report published on Tuesday shows.

      

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OSWIECIM, Poland (Reuters) – Around 300 survivors of the Auschwitz death camp were gathering on Tuesday to mark 70 years since its liberation by Soviet troops, joined by world leaders for a…

      

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore is gearing up for a crackdown on cyber crime with the launch of a central agency and the appointment of a minister in charge of cyber security, the government said on Tuesday, as the wealthy city-state grapples with a rise in online crime.

      

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SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) – Taiwan’s Foxconn Technology Group, the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer, will cut its massive workforce, the company told Reuters, as the Apple Inc supplier faces declining revenue growth and rising wages in China.

      

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OSLO (Reuters) – Veteran software maker Jon von Tetzchner launched a new internet browser on Tuesday, offering an interface for high-volume users who “have problems fitting all their open tabs on one screen”, he said in a Reuters interview.

      

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By TMZ Staff Eli Manning claims he doesn’t give a crap about the pressure in his footballs — and says the fact Tom Brady obsesses over it seems incredibly strange to him … and TMZ Sports has the footage. The 2-time Super Bowl champ was a guest…

      

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By TMZ Staff David Spade has gained a ton of muscle … under the hood of the nearly million dollar ’69 Dodge Daytona he just snagged. David fell so hard for the model he drove in “Joe Dirt” and its upcoming sequel … that he bid $900K on a sick…

      

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By TMZ Staff Police in Kentucky want a sit down with rapper Kevin Gates after a shooting at his concert — a crime they think he can help them solve.Cops were called to Gates’ show in Lexington early Sunday morning after shots were fired. One person…

      

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By TMZ Staff “Ghost Adventures” star Zak Bagans is through dealing with Satan and his minions … now they’re someone else’s problem.Bagans survived 20 months of a dead housing market, and finally unloaded the house he claims has been possessed ever since…

      

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By TMZ Staff Before this snazzy little man was wearing suits around the world as an international business mogul he was just another well tailored teen growing up in New York City. Guess what he looks like now!

      

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(Reuters) – Facebook appeared to be down early Tuesday, with the social media site saying it is working on fixing the issue.

      

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By TMZ Staff Kim Kardashian gave what could be a revealing peek into the life of Bruce Jenner, saying, “I guess I’ll kind of let everyone be curious and I feel like that’s his journey to talk about.”With rumors swirling about Bruce’s…

      

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SHENZHEN (Reuters) – China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd is targeting $16 billion in revenue for its consumer business group this year, the head of the unit, Richard Yu, said on Tuesday.

      

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SEATTLE (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp on Monday reported a fall in its quarterly profit that was in line with Wall Street forecasts, as sluggish personal computer sales dampened demand for Windows software and the company struggled with the impact of the strong U.S. dollar.

      

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TAMPA, Fla. (Reuters) – Americans are feeling sweet about romance as Valentine’s Day approaches, with consumers expected to spend big this year on candy, jewelry and flowers, according to a survey…

      

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – WikiLeaks criticized Google Inc on Monday, alleging that the company waited 2-1/2 years to notify members of the anti-secrecy group that it had turned over their private emails and other information to the U.S. government.

      

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By TMZ Staff Nicki Minaj and Drake are Lil Wayne’s goldfish … ’cause when he finally storms out of Cash Money Records — a la “Jerry Maguire” — he’s taking them along for the ride … even if Birdman has other plans.Our Weezy sources tell us — in addition to…

      

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By TMZ Staff Chris Brown is the victim — of an ID theft behind bars — and also the hero … when it comes to hooking up his GF Karrueche Tran with a lift to the airport. It’s something no one (according to Harvey) in L.A. does unless … Chris thinks…

      

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(Reuters) – Swiss electronics company TE Connectivity Ltd is said to be nearing a deal to sell its network equipment unit to CommScope Holding Co Inc for about $3 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter.

      

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By TMZ Staff Do you like mystery novels? Do you like mystery novels that have secret jail messages from Aaron Hernandez to other inmates hidden inside them? Then you might be in luck …We broke the story … Hernandez was investigated for trying to sneak…

      

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HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (Reuters) – Winklevoss Capital, the firm run by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, expects to get regulatory approval to launch a U.S. exchange for investors to buy and sell the virtual currency bitcoin in the first quarter, the twins told Reuters on Monday.

      

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OSWIECIM, Poland (Reuters) – Russia’s Vladimir Putin will be absent from the main event marking 70 years since Soviet troops liberated the Auschwitz death camp in Poland, held against a backdrop of…

      

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Texas Instruments Inc reported higher fourth-quarter results on Monday and gave a revenue outlook for the current quarter in line with expectations, helped by growing demand for chips from the auto industry.

      

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By TMZ Staff Young, rich, single NFL players better get chicks to sign contracts before taking them out on dates … at least that’s how former Steelers superstar Hines Ward sees it.The ex Super Bowl champ went on Meredith Viera’s talk show and said single…

      

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SEATTLE (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp said on Monday fiscal second-quarter profit fell, as sluggish personal computer sales dampened demand for Windows software and the company had a one-time tax expense relating to an audit in the United States.

      

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