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Microsoft launches Viva Engage with Stories video feature

Microsoft launches Viva Engage with Stories video feature

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella gestures during a session at the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos on May 24, 2022. Fabrice Coffrini | AFP | Getty Images Microsoft on Tuesday announced Viva Engage, a new portal coming to the Teams communication app that will let co-workers share video stories documenting their activities. It might …

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Google will once again test augmented reality glasses in public

Google will once again test augmented reality glasses in public

Google AR glasses prototype Google Google will test augmented reality prototypes in public settings, the company said in a blog post on Tuesday. Some prototypes will look like normal glasses and will be equipped with microphones and cameras as well as transparent displays. The new glasses aren’t a product yet and aren’t available to the …

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CDC expects outbreak to grow as vaccine demand outstrips supply

CDC expects outbreak to grow as vaccine demand outstrips supply

A person arrives to receive a monkeypox vaccination at the Northwell Health Immediate Care Center at Fire Island-Cherry Grove, in New York, US, July 15, 2022. Eduardo Munoz | Reuters The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed more than 1,400 monkeypox infections across 44 states and territories in the US and said it …

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Latest Russia news and the war in Ukraine

Latest Russia news and the war in Ukraine

Russians shell Kharkiv, residents told to stay indoors to avoid ‘extreme’ danger Russian troops are shelling the city of Kharkiv with multiple launch rocket systems, with local residents being urged not to go outdoors amid “extremely dangerous” conditions. Kharkiv Regional Military Administration’s Head Oleh Synyehubov issued a warning on Telegram in which he said “Russian …

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Russia is bringing more reserve forces close to Ukraine, UK intelligence says

Russia is bringing more reserve forces close to Ukraine, UK intelligence says

Pro-Russian separatist forces are seen in the Donetsk Oblast in eastern Ukraine on May 28, 2022. Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Russia is bringing its reserve forces from all over the country closer to Ukraine to prepare for future advances, according to the UK’s Ministry of Defense. Meanwhile, Moscow says it has …

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Russia cheers Boris Johnson's demise as world reacts to the UK's political drama

Russia cheers Boris Johnson’s demise as world reacts to the UK’s political drama

Russia welcomed Boris Johnson’s departure from office. Justin Tallis | dpa | Getty Images LONDON — Global leaders have reacted to Boris Johnson’s resignation, with the Kremlin in particular expressing pleasure at the UK prime minister’s exit. Johnson announced Thursday that it’s time for his party to choose a new leader and, therefore, a prime …

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Boris Johnson's resignation starts the race to replace him as UK PM

Boris Johnson’s resignation starts the race to replace him as UK PM

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves after making a statement at Downing Street in London, Britain, July 7, 2022. Peter Nicholls | Reuters LONDON — The race to replace outgoing UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is wide open. Johnson resigned as Conservative Party leader on Thursday, finally bowing to immense political pressure after an unprecedented …

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