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China?s loss-making Luckin Coffee start-up doubles down on subsidies to win customers from Starbucks

China?s loss-making Luckin Coffee start-up doubles down on subsidies to win customers from Starbucks

Luckin Coffee, the loss-making challenger to Starbucks, is doubling down on its store expansion and consumer subsidies this year, with plans to open about 2,500 new outlets in the world?s most populous nation. That would bring the Xiamen-based start-up?s total number of stores in the country to more than 4,500, […]

Graphic ?deepfake? porn videos are being weaponised to humiliate women ? and everybody is a potential target

Graphic ?deepfake? porn videos are being weaponised to humiliate women ? and everybody is a potential target

The video showed the woman in a pink off-the-shoulder top, sitting on a bed, smiling a convincing smile. It was her face. But it had been seamlessly grafted, without her knowledge or consent, onto someone else?s body: a young porn actress, just beginning to disrobe for the start of a […]

French start-up offers ?Google of the dark web?, but not for everyone

French start-up offers ?Google of the dark web?, but not for everyone

For years, criminal websites shrouded in secrecy have thrived beyond the reach of traditional search engines, but a group of French engineers has found a way to navigate this dark web ? a tool they do not want to fall into the wrong hands. ?We insist on this ability to […]

Illegal VoIP exchange in Hyderabad busted

Illegal VoIP exchange in Hyderabad busted

NEW DELHI/HYDERABAD: Based on input from a Military Intelligence Unit of Jammu & Kashmir, Hyderabad cops on Friday unearthed an illegal Voice over (VoIP) exchange in Nallakunta. One person, identified as Dinesh, was arrested and several illegally procured SIMs were seized. ?Terror link ruled out, suspect in illegal VoIP business […]

JD.com restructures amid rising competition, slower growth and investor concerns

JD.com restructures amid rising competition, slower growth and investor concerns

China?s second largest e-commerce player, JD, has announced a restructuring of its main shopping site and the creation of an office of the chief executive to better serve its customer-centric?strategy and allay investor concerns amid rapid changes in the country?s online shopping industry. The overhaul will divide JD Mall, the […]