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Japan's Line Swings To Full-Year Profit On Higher Ad Revenue

Pic: ReutersJapanese messaging app operator Line Corp announced on Wednesday it swung to a full-year net profit on the back of growth in advertising revenue, although operating profit undershot forecasts due to higher operating costs and payment settlement issues.

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Apple Says Dialogue With India On Local Expansion Plans Was 'Constructive'

Pic: ReutersApple Inc said on Wednesday it appreciates the open and constructive dialogue that it held with Indian officials, around the expansion of its local operations in the country.

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Trump's FCC May Try To Roll Back Net Neutrality. Here's Why That Matters

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Ajit Pai may not be a household name, but he could end up changing the Internet for American households.

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Pokémon Quietly Launches New Gaming App

The latest Pokémon mobile game launched on Tuesday with little fanfare.

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Five In Final Stretch Of Moon Race

The race to put a privately funded spacecraft on the Moon has just five teams left in the competition.

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Massive Networks Of Fake Accounts Found On Twitter

Massive collections of fake accounts are lying dormant on Twitter, suggests research.

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Samsung Electronics Warns Of Political Risks As Chips Boost Fourth-Quarter Profit

Pic: ReutersSEOUL: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Tuesday said it expects profit growth in 2017 despite challenges arising from political uncertainty, after record chip earnings glossed over the Note 7 smartphone fiasco in the fourth quarter.

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Alibaba Raises Guidance As Strategy Shift Makes Progress

Pic: ReutersChinese online retail giant Alibaba Group Holding beat analyst estimates with a 54 percent rise in third-quarter revenue, benefiting from its sharpened focus on cloud and digital media ventures as well as gains in its core business.

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Yahoo Beats Wall Street View, Sees Verizon Deal Closing In Second Quarter

Pic: ReutersYahoo Inc on Monday reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue, and said the sale of its core internet business to Verizon Communications Inc should be completed in the second quarter, allaying some investor concerns that the deal might collapse.

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Amazon Offers To Scrap E-Book Clauses To Settle EU Antitrust Probe

Pic: ReutersBRUSSELS: U.S. online retailer Amazon has offered to alter its e-book contracts with publishers in a bid to end an EU antitrust probe and stave off a possible fine, the European Commission said on Tuesday.

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