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Huawei Aims To Challenge Apple And Samsung On Technology As Well As Price

Pic: ReutersLONDON/HONG KONG: China’s Huawei has unveiled a new line of smartphones that match or even improve on key features offered by Apple or Samsung while undercutting their rivals on price.

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U.S. Supreme Court To Decide Major Microsoft Email Privacy Fight

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to resolve a major privacy dispute between the Justice Department and Microsoft Corp over whether prosecutors should get access to emails stored on company servers overseas.

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MPay Mobile Receives ASP(C) Licence From MCMC

KUALA LUMPUR -- ManagePay Systems Bhd’s (MPay) joint venture company, MPay Mobile Sdn Bhd (MPay Mobile), has received the Applications Service Provider Class Licence -- ASP(C) from the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) to carry out application services.

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MCMC Mulls Introducing Digital ID Platform For Public, Private Sectors

Tan Sri Dr Halim Shafie.CYBERJAYA -- Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) is currently looking at the possibility of introducing a secure Digital ID platform to be used by both the public and private sectors to enhance trust, said its Chairman, Tan Sri Dr Halim Shafie.

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Vodafone Launches Internet TV

Vodafone has launched its own TV service, Vodafone TV which brings Sky TV, free-to-air and a range of online and app-based entertainment services, including Netflix together in one system.

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Uber Embarks On Legal Battle To Retain London License

Pic: ReutersLONDON: Uber [UBER.UL] lodged a court appeal on Friday to overturn a decision by London’s transport regulator that stripped the taxi app of its operating license in its most important European market, the first stop on what is set to be a long legal road.

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Behind Bars, Samsung Scion Lee Sees His Wealth Top $2 Billion

Pic: ReutersSEOUL - Jay Y. Lee, the billionaire heir to South Korea’s Samsung Group, should find some comfort that its crown jewel Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has reported record profit every quarter since he was jailed in February, making him even richer.

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Toshiba Discussing Joint Investment In Chips With Western Digital

Pic: ReutersYOKKAICHI, Japan: Toshiba Corp said it is discussing joint investment in a new chip production line with Western Digital Corp - its estranged business partner after the Japanese firm chose a different suitor to buy its $18 billion semiconductor business.

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Fidelity Tests Virtual Reality For Customer Service Training

NEW YORK - Fidelity Investments is testing virtual reality technology to train customer service representatives in its call centers across the United States.

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Samsung Elec CEO Kwon Announces Shock Resignation As Profits Surge

Kwon Oh Hyun co chief executive officer of Samsung Electronics Co. speaks during the companys annual general meeting at the Seocho office building in Seoul South Korea March 24 2017

SEOUL - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday its CEO and Vice Chairman Kwon Oh-hyun plans to step down from management, deepening concerns over a leadership vacuum at the tech giant after group scion Jay Y. Lee was jailed for bribery.

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