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July 18, 2019

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Trump rips tech firms at ‘free speech’ summit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump welcomed prominent conservative social media provocateurs to the White House on Thursday and said that along with himself, they are being treated unfairly by big tech firms, which he says suppress conservative voices. Trump said he has told his administration to look for regulations and legislation that could protect […]
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Need quick medical advice in Britain? Ask Alexa

(Reuters) – Britain’s state-run health service is teaming up with Amazon to provide medical advice for common ailments such as migraines and flu via the tech giant’s voice assistant Alexa, aiming to help more patients at home and cut down on costs. The plan is to give patients – especially the elderly, blind and those […]
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U.S. to probe French plan to tax tech companies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday ordered an investigation into France’s planned tax on technology companies, a probe that could lead to the United States imposing new tariffs or other trade restrictions. “The United States is very concerned that the digital services tax which is expected to pass the French Senate tomorrow