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WhatsApp makes web client compatible with Firefox and Opera

Next time you have to access WhatsApp on your desktop, you won't need to fire up Chrome if it's not your preferred browser. The messenger's web client now works on both Firefox and Opera, giving you more choices on the computer, though you'll still obviously have to settle if you're a Safari fan. …

Google machine learns to master video games

<b>A machine has taught itself how to play and win video games, scientists say.</b><p>The computer program, which is inspired by the human brain, learned how to play 49 classic Atari games. In more than half, it was as good or better than a professional human player.<p>Researchers from Google DeepMind said this …

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YouTube: 1 Billion Viewers, No Profit

Revenue growing at Google video site, but still limited by narrow audience<p>Google Inc. nurtured YouTube into a cultural phenomenon, attracting more than one billion users each month. Still, YouTube hasn’t become a profitable business.<p>The online-video unit posted revenue of about $4 billion in 2014, …

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California city approves plan to build NFL stadium backed by St. Louis Rams owner

The Inglewood City Council late Tuesday night approved plans to build a football stadium that includes St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke as a partner, clearing a path for a return to the Los Angeles area of the NFL for the first time in two decades.<p>The council approved the $2 billion plan with a …