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Twitter Looks To Weave Into More Mobile Apps

Photo: The GuardianSAN FRANCISCO- Twitter on Wednesday (Oct 22) set out to weave itself into mobile applications with a free "Fabric" platform to help developers build better programmes and make more money.

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Travelers To The UK Can Get Free Wi-Fi — If They Have A MasterCard

IMAGE: FLICKR, NEVER HOUSE

If you've ever been hit by roaming data charges, you know how expensive it can be to use a smartphone while traveling internationally. In the UK, however, there is now an alternative.

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Of Course Mark Zuckerberg Speaks Fluent Mandarin

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers a speech during a workshop for application developers in Jakarta, Indonesia, Monday, Oct. 13, 2014. IMAGE: ACHMAD IBRAHIM/ASSOCIATED PRESS

How's your week going? Been pretty good? Feeling like you're doing well at work and things are looking up?

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iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus Coming To Malaysia On 6 Nov, DiGi's Preorder Starts On 31 Oct

[UPDATE, 22/10 413PM]: The new release date for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in Malaysia has been changed to 6 November. Read more for details

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Maxis To Open Pre-Purchase For iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus On 31 Oct

[UPDATE, 22/10 404PM]:  Just like Celcom, Maxis will be releasing the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus on 6 Nov which is one day earlier than what previously announced. Read more for further details.

[UPDATE, 850PM]: Maxis has opened a website to collect details from users that interested, in order to determine their “readiness to purchase the iPhone 6″. Read more for details.

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iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus To Be Available From Celcom On 6 Nov

[UPDATE, 355PM 22 Oct]: The new 6 Nov release date applies to other telcos as well. Read more for the info.

[UPDATE, 340PM 22 Oct]:  Celcom has finally opens the Registration of Interest page for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus but here’s a shocker: the telco will release the device on 6 November. Read more for details.

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Report: Microsoft Poised T0 Launch Smartwatch With 2-Day Battery

A rendering of Microsoft's fitness-tracking smartwatch from the company's patent application. MAGE: UNITED STATES PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE

Microsoft's first attempt at a high-tech watch, back in 2004, was perhaps a little ahead of its time.

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Celcom Now Offering Samsung Galaxy ACE Style From RM0

You don’t need thousands of Ringgit just to own a new smartphone, Celcom is now offering the Samsung Galaxy Ace Style with its postpaid plan, allowing you to own this mid-range Android smartphone with LTE on board, from as low as RM0.

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Sony Xperia Z4 Specs Leaked, No More Bi-Annual Flagship Releases

The Sony Xperia Z3 Series

Sony’s latest flagship, the Xperia Z3, has just started arriving in markets across the world, but Sony is busy preparing its next flagship device, aka the Xperia Z4, for 2015. Our trusted sources have shared some interesting bits of information about Sony’s next flagship device scheduled to arrive early next year.

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New Video Released Showing When The Internet ‘Goes To Sleep’

Man asleep at computer image via Shutterstock

A new video collating millions of the internet’s IP addresses has shown that for the vast majority of the world, the internet does indeed sleep, but not so much in North America and Western Europe.

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