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IBM beats revenue estimates; hints at sales growth

International Business Machines Corp's shift to newer businesses such as cloud and security services helped it beat analysts' quarterly revenue estimates, and the technology major hinted at sales growth after nearly six years of declines.

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YouTube debuts comedy video series in virtual reality push

YouTube virtual reality video series "The Confessional" debuted on Tuesday, featuring comedians Trevor Noah, Judd Apatow and Howie Mandel, as parent company Google races Facebook Inc to attract viewers to the new medium.

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UK lawmakers say Amazon, eBay not doing enough to combat VAT fraud

LONDON A UK parliamentary report has criticized Amazon and eBay for not doing enough to prevent tax fraud on their online market places and recommended the government hold the online giants accountable for tax lost to evaders.

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GM's Ammann says company moving 'really quickly' on autonomous cars

Laguna Beach, Calif. After a series of acquisitions, General Motors Co has the building blocks it needs to deploy a large-scale fleet of robot cars, the automaker's president said on Tuesday.

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Verizon to pay $17.7 million to resolve school broadband probe

WASHINGTON Verizon Communications Inc said on Tuesday it will pay $17.7 million to resolve a probe by U.S. regulators and the Justice Department into potential payment violations related to a federal school broadband program.

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Head of Facebook's secretive hardware unit to step down

Regina Dugan, the head of Facebook Inc's secretive hardware unit, will step down early next year, she said on Tuesday.

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