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Rivalry against Spotify and augmented reality ambitions are two possible reasons for the takeover.
Robots can "set us free" by taking over routine everyday tasks says Labour's deputy Tom Watson.
Facebook shares its internal policy for dealing with harassment.
Bitcoin rises 17% to above $18,000 on its futures debut, a move seen as legitimising the currency.
A researcher finds more than 460 models have the hidden software pre-installed.
Germany's spy agency says China is using the site to gather information on politicians.
China has been building what it calls "the world's biggest camera surveillance network".
The music recognition app already makes most of its money by referring music buyers to Apple's iTunes.
Experiencing a child's traumatic past could help parents understand their behaviour.
An exclusive look at the visual effects behind the film Paddington 2.
A woman raped by a driver in Delhi says executives got her medical records after doubting her story.
The game streaming site has been criticised for tolerating a growing number of 'sexual streamers'
Meet Kimberly Espinel - the blogger teaching people how to photograph food for Instagram.
Three people share their experiences of buying Bitcoin.
Two of the world's most popular online music streaming services are buying shares in one another.
Fitness app Strava analysed 24.7m runs and 31m bike rides logged across the UK this year.
The company has fixed a flaw in its HomeKit that let unauthorised people control smart home gadgets.
There was also a major reveal for Hideo Kojima's highly anticipated game Death Stranding.
The two high school students' Envirocache encourages youngsters to go on nature treasure hunts.