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Tencent increases its focus on artificial intelligence

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Crayola is killing off a crayon and we really don’t need this right now

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German designer makes our dreams come true with Twitter Debubbler

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Accessibility and communication apps take FCC honors

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"I refuse to forget you... I refuse to neglect you" – Stormzy's Glastonbury Festival (official) tribute to the Grenfell Tower victims.

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The 23-year-old on a mission to solve the world's plastic problem.

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This AirAsia X flight was forced to turn back after an engine problem left it "shaking like a washing machine".

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