Google to shut down smartphone AR platform 'Tango'

San Francisco, Dec 16  Google will shut down its ambitious Augmented Reality (AR) platform “Tango” built specifically for smartphones from March 1, 2018, the company said on Saturday.

The announcement is seen as a bid to focus on a new software development kit (SDK) called “ARCore” that brings the AR…

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Republicans release final tax bill ahead of key vote (Lead)

Washington, Dec 16

 Republican lawmakers have unveiled their final tax bill, a step that will place them on track to vote on their plan next week and potentially have President Donald Trump sign it into law by the end of the year, the media reported.
Like the bills that came…

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43 Indian fishermen arrested by Pak authorities: official

Karachi, Dec 15 (PTI) Forty-three Indian fishermen have been arrested and seven of their boats seized by Pakistani authorities for allegedly fishing illegally in the country’s territorial waters in the Arabian Sea, officials said today.

The fishermen were arrested yesterday and have been handed over to the Docks…

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Russians spent less than 1 pound on ads during Brexit: Facebook

London, Dec 14 :  Downplaying claims that Kremlin-backed groups helped swing the Brexit vote in 2016, Facebook has told EU investigators that less than one pound was spent by Russians on ads posted on its platform during the referendum, The Telegraph reported on Thursday.

On the other hand, Twitter disclosed…

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