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Verizon to offer 5G to select customers in 11 U.S. cities2/22/2017 2:37:11 PM - Verizon Communications Inc said on Wednesday it would offer its high-speed wireless 5G network to certain customers in 11 U.S. cities in the first half of 2017.Dorsey's Square reports smaller-than-expected quarterly loss2/23/2017 1:00:01 AM - Payments processor Square Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly results on Wednesday, helped by its efforts to offer new services and attract larger customers.Olympics, smartphones push Twitter revenue up 30 percent in Brazil2/23/2017 3:07:22 AMSAO PAULO - Twitter Inc has found a bright spot in Brazil, Latin America's largest economy, even as weak advertising sales across the globe have punished the social network's stock in recent weeks.UK online realtor Purplebricks seeks funding for U.S. launch2/22/2017 6:37:31 PM - British online real estate agent Purplebricks Group Plc said it intended to raise funds through a share issue to expand into the United States.Confident Snap brushes off concerns on second day of IPO roadshow2/22/2017 12:04:21 AMNEW YORK - Snap Inc, owner of popular messaging app Snapchat, fended off investor skepticism on the second day of its IPO roadshow on Tuesday, betting on the charisma of CEO Evan Spiegel, 26, whom it introduced as a "once in a generation founder."Exclusive: Facebook in talks to live stream one MLB game per week - sources2/21/2017 10:13:43 PMNEW YORK - Facebook Inc is in talks with Major League Baseball to live stream one game per week during the upcoming season, which could be a key win as the social media platform works to offer more live sports, according to two people familiar with the situation.EU privacy watchdogs say Windows 10 settings still raise concerns2/20/2017 6:16:31 PMBRUSSELS - European Union data protection watchdogs said on Monday they were still concerned about the privacy settings of Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system despite the U.S. company announcing changes to the installation process.Reliance's Jio hails Uber ride in payments battle with PayTM2/20/2017 5:47:31 PMMUMBAI - Uber users in India, who until now had Chinese Internet giant Alibaba-backed PayTM as the only payment wallet option available to book a ride, will now be able to pay through Reliance Jio Infocomm's [RELIB.UL] Jio Money.Snap bets on hardware as Facebook threat looms2/20/2017 9:06:22 AMSAN FRANCISCO - Snap Inc takes to the road in London on Monday to promote its initial public offering with a daring proposition: that it can build hot-selling hardware gadgets and ad-friendly software features fast enough to stay one step ahead of Facebook.Amazon to create over 5,000 jobs in Britain in 20172/20/2017 3:33:39 PMLONDON - Online retailer Amazon is set to create more than 5,000 jobs in Britain this year, the company said on Monday, boosting its investment in the country once more even as it prepares to leave the European Union.