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16 Apr 2014 16:59

Tech giants look to skies to spread Internet

The shortest path to the Internet for some remote corners of the world may be through the skies. That is the message from US tech giants seeking to spread the online gospel to hard-to-reach regions.

  • 14 Apr 2014 15:16

    Heartbleed may bleed mobiles too

    Mobile apps are just as vulnerable to the Heartbleed Bug warns tech security firm, Trend Micro, pointing out that apps often connect to servers and web services to complete various functions.

  • 13 Apr 2014 11:32

    Samsung looks to life beyond the smartphone

    After years of record profit growth, tech giant Samsung Electronics looks to be at a commercial crossroads as it searches for a new growth driver to counter slowing sales of its phenomenally successful smartphones.

  • 13 Apr 2014 02:02

    Instagram photo-sharing service goes down

    Popular photo-sharing site Instagram was not working, as frustrated users quickly turned to social network Twitter and other web sites to share their complaints.

  • 12 Apr 2014 19:38

    Amazon reportedly set to release smartphone

    Amazon is preparing to release a smartphone in the second half of 2014, thrusting itself into a market already crowded with Apple and Samsung models, The Wall Street Journal reported.

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Judge tosses Viacom copyright suit against YouTube

A US judge dismissed for the second time Thursday a billion-dollar lawsuit by entertainment giant Viacom accusing Google-owned website YouTube of knowingly profiting from pirated video clips.