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Trivago is buying machine-learning startup Tripl.

Google has pulled YouTube from the Echo Show device.

Happy 19th birthday, Google.

Twitter is testing a 280-character limit for tweets.

“Game of Thrones” Jon Snow and Ygritte are engaged in real life.

Paul Horner, purveyor of fake news in the 2016 presidential election, has passed away.

Saudi Arabia agrees to let women drive.

Siemens will merge its rail operations with French rival Alstom.

Nike’s reported strong sales growth but North America wholesale revenues continues to decline into the fiscal first quarter.

Vimeo acquires live video streaming platform Livestream and launches its own live video product.

Russia threatens to block Facebook.
Photo: The company logo of Siemens is seen at an office building in Zug, Switzerland, August 30, 2016. Reuters/Arnd Wiegmann