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  • Apple iPhone 6 Screen Snag Leaves Supply Chain Scrambling

    Apple iPhone 6 Screen Snag Leaves Supply Chain Scrambling

    It's unclear whether the hiccup could delay the launch or limit the number of phones initially available to consumers, the sources said, as Apple readies larger-screen iPhones for the year-end shopping season amid market share loss to cheaper rivals.

  • Microsoft to Unveil Windows 9 Soon: Report

    Microsoft to Unveil Windows 9 Soon: Report

    The US software titan could hold an event as early as the end of September to provide a look at a version of what is expected to be called "Windows 9," according to technology news website The Verge.

  • Apple's Stock Bounces Back to Hit a New High

    Apple's Stock Bounces Back to Hit a New High

    The milestone represents a dramatic turnaround in sentiment since Apple's shares reached its previous split-adjusted peak of $100.72 in September 2012. After peaking at $100.77 Wednesday morning, shares slipped 3 cents to $100.50, giving Apple a market value of $602 billion - by far more than any other publicly held company.

  • Micromax Closing in on Samsung in India: IDC

    Micromax Closing in on Samsung in India: IDC

    According to a report by research firm IDC, Samsung was leading in the Indian handset market with a share of 17 per cent during April-June period. Micromax followed second with a market share of 14 per cent share. However, Micromax, which grew 18 per cent during the period, is fast filling the gap, the report noted.

  • Amazon.com Takes on PayPal, Square With Credit Card Reader

    Amazon.com Takes on PayPal, Square With Credit Card Reader

    The move pits Amazon against a slew of rivals including startup Square, which popularized a card swiper that plugs into a smartphone or tablet and allows small- and mid-sized businesses like food trucks and coffee shops to quickly accept credit and debit transactions.

  • Lenovo Q1 Net Profit Climbs 23% as Smartphone Sales Surge

    Lenovo Q1 Net Profit Climbs 23% as Smartphone Sales Surge

    Net income rose to $214 million in the three months through June from $174 million in the same period a year earlier. That was ahead of estimates of $202 million, according to a Thomson Reuters SmartEstimate poll of analysts.

  • Amazon Stops Some Disney Movie Preorders

    Amazon Stops Some Disney Movie Preorders

    Physical copies of titles such as "Maleficent" and "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" were unavailable for order on Amazon.com on Sunday. Digital copies of some of the movies in question were still available for pre-order.

  • Simplifying the Bull: How Picasso Helps to Teach Apple's Style

    Inside Apple University, the Firm's Highly Secretive Training Program

    Steve Jobs established Apple University as a way to inculcate employees into Apple's business culture and educate them about its history, particularly as the company grew and the tech business changed. Courses are not required, only recommended, but getting new employees to enroll is rarely a problem.

  • US Judge Rejects $324.5 Million Settlement Over Apple, Google Hiring

    US Judge Rejects $324.5 Million Settlement Over Apple, Google Hiring

    In a ruling on Friday, US District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose, California, said the class action settlement was too low, given the strength of the case against the companies. Intel and Adobe were also part of the proposed deal.

  • Facebook to Acquire Internet Security Company PrivateCore

    Facebook to Acquire Internet Security Company PrivateCore

    Facebook Inc said on Thursday it will acquire a company that helps protect the computers and data centers that power Internet services.

  • Yahoo to Join Google to Create Spy-Free Email Systems

    Yahoo to Join Google to Create Spy-Free Email Systems

    Yahoo Inc said it will join Google Inc to create a secure email system by next year that could make it nearly impossible for hackers or government officials to read users' messages, The Wall Street Journal reported.

  • iPhone 6 Attracts Celebrity Humour

    iPhone 6 Attracts Celebrity Humour

    iPhone 6 is expected to be launched by Apple on September 6, according to media reports.

  • China Imposes New Restrictions on Instant Messaging Tools: Report

    China Imposes New Restrictions on Instant Messaging Tools: Report

    China will force real-name registrations on users of instant messaging tools and require public accounts wishing to publish or reprint political news to seek prior approval, state media said on Thursday.

  • 'Hive Inside' unveiled, Xolo's Smartphone to cost Rs 13,999

    'Hive Inside' unveiled, Xolo's Smartphone to cost Rs 13,999

    Xolo says the phone can deliver up to 11 hours of talk time and up to 352 hours of standby time on 2G networks.

  • iPhone 6 May be Launched in September

    iPhone 6 May be Launched in September

    Apple usually launches new versions of the iPhone in September.

  • Samsung, Apple Call End to Patents War Outside US

    Samsung, Apple Call End to Patents War Outside US

    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc said on Wednesday they had agreed to drop all patent litigation outside the United States, scaling down a protracted legal battle between the smartphone rivals.

  • Telcos Seeks Better Level Playing Field with Over-The-Top Companies

    Telcos Seeks Better Level Playing Field with Over-The-Top Companies

    Differing with Over-The-Top service providers like Skype and Whatsapp, which feel market should shape the evolving ecosystem, telecom operators today sought TRAI's intervention for a better level-playing field with Internet companies.

  • Indian Smartphone Market Can't Support More Than 6 Firms: Former Apple CEO

    Indian Smartphone Market Can't Support More Than 6 Firms: Former Apple CEO

    The crowded Indian smartphone market, which currently has over 20 brands selling their devices, will not be able to support more than six successful firms in the long run, former CEO of tech giant Apple John Sculley said.

  • Xiaomi Beats Samsung in Chinese Smartphone Market

    Xiaomi Beats Samsung in Chinese Smartphone Market

    According to Canalys, Xiaomi sold 15 million smartphones in China during the second quarter, more than a three-fold surge from a year earlier. It surpassed Samsung, which had the leading position in China for more than two years, as well as local brands such as Lenovo and Huawei.

  • LinkedIn to Pay Nearly $6 million in US Labor Department Settlement

    LinkedIn to Pay Nearly $6 million in US Labor Department Settlement

    In a settlement announced by the Labor Department on Monday, LinkedIn will pay more than $3.3 million in retroactive overtime wages and more than $2.5 million in damages to workers in California, Illinois, Nebraska and New York.

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