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Price-setting algorithms can on their own collude to raise the prices, putting cutomers' interest on backburner.

Google employees across the world demand a raft of changes in how the firm deals with sexual harassment allegations.

The unprecedented action comes in the wake of a New York Times report, which claimed that Google gave a $90m exit package to Andy Rubin despite "credible" sexual harassment allegations against him.

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Battery system is inspired by oceans' ability to absorb carbon dioxide.

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Researchers decoding the mechanics and anatomical secrets that make birds such an agile hoppers.

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Algorithms are breathing down our neck, recording every minute detail.