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$1 billion tower lifts San Francisco skyline to new heights

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — More than 60 stories above the ground, construction workers climb makeshift stairs and cross narrow steel planks to put the finishing touches on Salesforce Tower, now San Francisco's tallest building…. … Read the referenced story here: $1 billion tower lifts San Francisco skyline to new heights

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Latest Google app update lets 1 billion people use voice dictation for the first time

Google’s speech recognition can now understand 30 more languages. Google’s voice search is becoming more inclusive by picking up support for 30 new languages, including eight Indian languages. In all, over 1 billion people can now use voice dictation on Google’s services, including the Google app and Gboard. Notable additions include popular Indian dialects like Gujarati, Bengali, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, and Telugu, along with two of Africa’s most-spoken languages: Swahili and Amharic. Here’s a list of all the new additions: Amharic (Ethiopia) Armenian (Armenia) Azerbaijani (Azerbaijani) Bengali (Bangladesh, India) English…

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Exclusive – Trump border 'wall' to cost $21.6 billion, take 3.5 years to build: internal report

Top Stories: WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s “wall” along the U.S.-Mexico border would be a series of fences and walls that would cost as much as $21.6 billion, and take more than three years to construct, based on a U.S. Department of Homeland Security internal report seen by Reuters on Thursday. Exclusive – Trump border 'wall' to cost .6 billion, take 3.5 years to build: internal report

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