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A Tencent Investor Cut Its Stake.  That’s Not Bad for China’s Internet Recovery.

A Tencent Investor Cut Its Stake. That’s Not Bad for China’s Internet Recovery.

Text size Internet conglomerate Prosus and its parent Naspers pared its stake in Tencent, and sold of JD.com. Gilles Sabrie/Bloomberg When a big shareholder starts selling, it’s usually a flag. Internet conglomerate Prosus and its parent company Naspers ‘ decision Monday to pare its stake in Chinese internet company Tencent Holdings , and its earlier …

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A Tencent Investor Cut Its Stake.  That’s Not Bad for China’s Internet Recovery.

A Tencent Investor Cut Its Stake. That’s Not Bad for China’s Internet Recovery.

Text size Internet conglomerate Prosus and its parent Naspers pared its stake in Tencent, and sold of JD.com. Gilles Sabrie/Bloomberg When a big shareholder starts selling, it’s usually a flag. Internet conglomerate Prosus and its parent company Naspers ‘ decision Monday to pare its stake in Chinese internet company Tencent Holdings , and its earlier …

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Best NBN plans: Cost of living going up?  Here’s how to keep your internet bills down

Best NBN plans: Cost of living going up? Here’s how to keep your internet bills down

Who would have thought that in 2022, the sign of opulence and wealth would end up being… a humble iceberg lettuce? The cost of living feels like it’s spiralling, but luckily there are a couple of things you can do to help save a few dollars, especially when it comes to your internet bill. Find …

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AI software called DALL-E turns your words into pictures

AI software called DALL-E turns your words into pictures

The DALL-E Mini software from a group of open-source developers isn’t perfect, but sometimes it does effectively come up with pictures that match people’s text descriptions. screenshot In scrolling through your social media feeds of late, there’s a good chance you’ve noticed illustrations accompanied by captions. They’re popular now. The pictures you’re seeing are likely …

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Mobile phone carriers agree to delay rolling out some 5G service near airports for another year, FAA says

Mobile phone carriers agree to delay rolling out some 5G service near airports for another year, FAA says

The FAA said the delay, for an additional year, will allow more time for the permanent fix: replacing or filtering the devices that measure an aircraft’s distance from the ground, called radar altimeters. The new technology’s promises include faster speeds, but aviation officials say the radio waves can be picked up in some cases by …

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Hollandale residents to get quicker internet speeds

Hollandale residents to get quicker internet speeds

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) – The Hollandale, Wisconsin community will soon benefit from a new partnership between Alliant Energy and Mt. Horeb Telephone Company. The rural community will get a boost that includes up to two gig internet service and computer donations. The new partnership announced Thursday will expand high-speed internet services to nearly 150 households …

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BT boss discussed plan to starve Phones 4U, court told

BT boss discussed plan to starve Phones 4U, court told

A BT executive who worked at one of Britain’s biggest mobile giants discussed how the collapsed retailer Phones 4U could be “starved” if his company and others abandoned it, a court was told. Marc Allera, head of BT’s consumer arm, was on Tuesday cross-examined over allegations that he and fellow executives at mobile subsidiary EE …

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