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The Richest Man in America List

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  Microsoft founder Bill Gates has retained his title as wealthiest American, while three founders of online companies joined the top 10. In the list released on Tuesday, Gates held onto the No.1 spot in the annual list of the 400 wealthiest Americans for the 22nd straight year, with net worth of $US76 billion ($A109 billion), down $US5 billion from ... Read More »

Google Phantom Update Increase the Quality Search

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Jamal Siddiqui Google has made changes to its search results in terms of how it assesses quality content. From the start of May, a number of publishers had begun to detect changes in Google search results. Google had initially declined to say if any updates had been made to its search function, leading to the apparent change being labelled the ... Read More »

Bill Gates again is the Richie rich of the real world

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  NEW YORK: Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates kept his spot as the world’s richest man, a rank he has held for 16 of the past 21 years, Forbes magazine said Monday. The Microsoft co-founder’s fortune increased $3.2 billion since last year to $79.2 billion, the business magazine said, despite a $1.5 billion gift of Microsoft shares to the Bill & ... Read More »

Facebook is cranking up its Atlas network to take on Google, bringing a bunch of new partners on board

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Facebook is rapidly scaling Atlas — the ad network that puts it in direct competition with Google’s DoubleClick — by opening up the ad tech platform to more businesses, bringing the total number of partners officially now on board to five. Some sources say Atlas actually offers superior targeting and post-campaign measurement to Google, making Facebook’s internet ad platform a ... Read More »

Malala’s audio book wins Grammy

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    LOS ANGELES: The Grammy for the Best Children’s Album was awarded to the audio version of the book ‘I am Malala: How One Girl Stood Up For Education And Changed The World’, written the Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai. The story relates  a Pakistani girl Malala who took a stand for education and detailing the daily challenges ... Read More »

Restriction for females on Mount Athos

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میڈریڈ: دنیا بھر میں کئی ایسے مقامات ہیں جہاں خاص نسل یا مذہب کے لوگ ہی داخل ہوسکتے ہیں لیکن یونان کے قریب ایک ایسی ریاست ہے جہاں گزشتہ ایک ہزار سال سے خواتین اور ہر قسم کے مادہ جانوروں کے داخل ہونے پر پابندی عائد ہے۔ غیر ملکی ویب سائٹ کے مطابق جزیرہ نما یونان میں ’’ماؤنٹ ایتھوس‘‘ نامی پہاڑی ... Read More »

British banks ‘remain complacent over culture’

LONDON: Banking is still in the early stages of the cultural change needed to regain public trust after a series of scandals that are already prompting customers to switch lenders, Britain’s top financial watchdog said on Tuesday. Martin Wheatley, chief executive of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) said “culturally complacent” banks should realise that customers can switch to new entrants ... Read More »

Google starts ‘forgetting’ things

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Google on Thursday said that it is “forgetting” things in Europe to comply with a legal ruling granting people the power to have certain information about them removed from searches. “This week, we’re starting to take action on the removal requests that we’ve received,” Google said in an email response to an AFP inquiry. “Each request has to be assessed individually ... Read More »