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Tech Giants Unite Behind Measure to Limit NSA Surveillance

Lobbying and trade groups representing most of the biggest tech companies in the world — including Facebook, Apple, Google and Microsoft — joined forces Monday to urge Congress to rein in the National Security Agency's collection of personal data.<p>Less than a week after a federal court declared the …

Apple Expands Its Renewable Paper And Energy Initiatives To China

Apple will extend several of its environmental projects in China, one of its fastest-growing markets.<p>These initiatives include a partnership with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to protect forests used in the production of paper packaging for Apple items, as well as an effort to increase the use of …

Moroccan F-16 jet from Saudi-led coalition in Yemen goes missing

CAIRO/ADEN (Reuters) - A Moroccan F-16 warplane has crashed while on a mission with Saudi Arabia-led forces in Yemen, a Saudi military spokesman said on Monday, and Yemen’s dominant Houthi militia said tribesmen shot down the aircraft.<p>The loss of the Moroccan military jet and intensifying volleys …

S Korea vows 'merciless' response to North's missiles

South Korea has said that North Korea's recent test-firing of a ballistic missile from a submarine was "very serious and concerning", and that it will respond "mercilessly" to the threat.<p>Pyongyang's official KCNA news agency said on Saturday North Korea's leader, Kim Jong-un, oversaw the …

Putin says Ukraine peace “moving forward” despite problems

The Russian President has met the German Chancellor to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two in Europe.<p>Angela Merkel joined Vladimir Putin in laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, a day after Russia staged its biggest ever military parade to celebrate its victory over …

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The ten most expensive paintings in history

Wealthy buyers in the Gulf and China have set a string of records as they have snapped up some of the world's most important artworks in recent years<p>When Pablo Picasso's masterpiece, <b>Les Femmes d’Alger, sold for $179 million (£116 million) in New York on Monday night</b>, it smashed the record for a …

These photos Apple's first employees showed us from the company's earliest days are absolutely wonderful (AAPL)

The year was 1977. Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak had barely moved out of the Jobs' family garage to the company's first official corporate address, 20863 Stevens Creek Blvd., (Building 3, Suite C) in Cupertino, Calif.<p>The pair had successfully begun shipping their first computer, a naked circuit …