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BOISE —A multinational agricultural company based in Idaho has acquired gene editing licensing rights that could one day be used to help farmers produce more crops and make grocery store offerings such as strawberries, potatoes and avocados stay fresher longer.

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TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 18, 2019--NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced today that it has agreed with Far EasTone Telecommunications Co., Ltd. (FET), one of Taiwan’s largest mobile operator, to provide DOCOMO’s d photoTM photo album service on an OEM basis for launch in Taiwan. The service will lau…

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ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 17, 2019--The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) today announced that registration is open for the fifth annual CES Asia, the premier consumer technology event in the Asian market. Designed for the Asia Pacific region and beyond, CES Asia 2019 will sho…

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LONDON (AP) — British lawmakers issued a scathing report Monday that calls for tougher rules on Facebook to keep it from acting like "digital gangsters" and intentionally violating data privacy and competition laws.

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LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 18, 2019--ClearlySo, Europe’s leading impact investment bank, announces today that it has appointed Gillian Wilmot as chairman. Gillian has a strong background in the consumer sector before she developed a wide range of corporate, non-profit and government experi…

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 18, 2019--Paige.AI, the leading start-up focused on transforming clinical diagnosis and treatment in pathology and oncology through the use of artificial intelligence (AI), today announced that Dr. Leo Grady has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer and…

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ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 17, 2019--The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) today announced that registration is open for the fifth annual CES Asia, the premier consumer technology event in the Asian market. Designed for the Asia Pacific region and beyond, CES Asia 2019 will sho…

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 18, 2019--Paige.AI, the leading start-up focused on transforming clinical diagnosis and treatment in pathology and oncology through the use of artificial intelligence (AI), today announced that Dr. Leo Grady has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer and…

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LONDON (AP) — British lawmakers issued a scathing report Monday that calls for tougher rules on Facebook to keep it from acting like "digital gangsters" and intentionally violating data privacy and competition laws.