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Google snaps up Twitter's Fabric mobile app developer platform

Twitter is trimming its business as it faces declining revenue growth and the difficulty of attracting possible buyers, including Disney, Facebook, Google and Salesforce. Fabric launched in 2014, and Twitter had planned to use it to build relationships with mobile app developers. Google is all set to get a share in Twitter's mobile application developer platform Fabric.

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Gambia: Barrow sworn in as new president

The efforts by West African leaders to ease Jammeh from power in Gambia, a tiny county of 1.9 million in the Gambia River delta, were being closely watched in other parts of Africa, where some leaders have clung to power for decades. It was not clear how Barrow will travel to Gambia. The Council also requested the Gambian defence and security forces to demonstrate "maximum restraint" to maintain an atmosphere of calm in country, and stressed "their duty and obligation to place themselves at ...

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Anti-Trump Protesters Clash with Police as Chaos Erupts in Washington

Among Trump's first actions, aides say, will be a freeze on USA government hiring, suspension of climate-change regulations, suspension of immigration from countries associated with Islamic extremism, withdrawal from a trans-Pacific trade agreement Obama negotiated, lifting of restrictions on coal mining and oil drilling, and a halt to federal funding for US "sanctuary cities" that refuse to arrest immigrants living in the country illegally.

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Jurgen Klopp criticises Liverpool's defending in defeat to Swansea

The Spaniard is a reported target for Chelsea but after two goals in the shock 3-2 win at Liverpool , taking his tally to seven in the last 10 league games, Clement has no intention of letting him leave. The former Newcastle winger then sent the ball across the area and Firmino controlled before unleashing his shot into the Kop goal net. "That was the biggest mistake in this situation".

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First look at the 2018 Ford Mustang

There are three new paint colours, and a new digital dashboard, as shown in the GT supercar in early January. Ford reiterated that the Mustang is the "world's best selling sports coupe" and that it is the most technologically advanced Mustang to date.

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Samsung to blame battery size for Galaxy Note 7 recall, reports say

Samsung Philippines said it was because of a "slight battery misalignment" just before the brand rolled out a new batch of supposedly safe Note 7 units, which also turned out to be faulty. Details of the manufacturing issue have not been made public. The Journal reports the company has created an eight-step process, including more inspections and testing, to avoid future battery problems.