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The new app is inspired by the internet's role as a 'third place' for strangers without traditional social bonds to meet and exchange ideas.
The new name and branding will be rolled out in the next coming weeks, beginning with France.
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The new operating system will work on a broad range of devices including phones, tablets and PCs.
The online retailer reportedly outbid Google and two other companies that had their eye on the new and valuable generic top-level domain.
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