Sources: MPC, which pitched itself as a privacy-focused smartphone vendor, was run by a violent UK gang, shuttering after multiple investigations into it began (Joseph Cox/VICE)

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Iraq troops used excessive force against protesters, official inquiry finds

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Bezos floats ‘national team’ to build Moon lander

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SA power firm Eskom sues Deloitte for ‘overcharging’

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Norway ambulance: Three hurt in Oslo rampage

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Roku to buy ad tech platform Dataxu, which provides software for managing ad campaigns programmatically across digital platforms, for $150M in cash and stock (Megan Graham/CNBC)

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IonQ, which uses “trapped ions”, or charged particles in a vacuum, for its quantum computing hardware, raises $55M led by Mubadala Capital and Samsung (Robert Hackett/Fortune)

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Google Duplex to launch a limited pilot in New Zealand to confirm holiday store hours of some local businesses during the Labor Day public holiday on October 28 (Kyle Wiggers/VentureBeat)

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The bird ‘louder than an industrial drill’

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The Pixel 4 and 4 XL support fast wireless charging on any Qi charger, unlike the Pixel 3, which needed Google’s own Pixel Stand for fast charging (Joe Maring/Android Central)

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