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Dog Fight: Start-Ups Take Aim At Errant Drones

Pic: ReutersA boom in consumer drone sales has spawned a counter-industry of start-ups aiming to stop drones flying where they shouldn't, by disabling them or knocking them out of the sky.

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Samsung Electronics To Reveal Galaxy Note 7 Probe Results This Month: Joongang Ilbo

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Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) will announce this month the results of an investigation into what caused some of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to catch fire, the JoongAng Ilbo newspaper reported on Monday citing unnamed sources.

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Twitter China Head Kathy Chen Leaves Company

Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) executive Kathy Chen, who courted potential Chinese advertisers for the social media platform, announced her departure from the company in a tweet on Saturday.

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Windows 10 Creators Update Expected To Arrive In April

Microsoft is tentatively planning to release its next major Windows 10 update in April.

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LG Challenges Amazon Echo, Google Home With New Line Of Robots

LG is promising to unveil and preview a new line of robots at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, on January 4th, 2017.

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Samsung Electronics To Reveal Galaxy Note 7 Probe Results This Month

Pic: ReutersSamsung Electronics Co Ltd will announce this month the results of an investigation into what caused some of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to catch fire, the JoongAng Ilbo newspaper reported on Monday citing unnamed sources.

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Apple To Cut Iphone Production In First Quarter Of 2017: Report

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Apple Inc (AAPL.O) will trim production of iPhones by about 10 percent in the January-March quarter of 2017, the Nikkei financial daily reported on Thursday, citing calculations based on data from suppliers.

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China's Huawei Sees 32 Percent Jump In 2016 Revenue

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China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL], one of the world's largest telecom equipment makers, said on Friday it expects to record a 32 percent jump in revenue for 2016, thanks to a strong performance across its business platforms.

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Battered Toshiba Out Of Easy Options To Plug Nuclear Hole

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Faced with the prospect of a multi-billion-dollar writedown that could wipe out its shareholders' equity, Japan's Toshiba is running out of fixes: it is burning cash, cannot issue shares and has few easy assets left to sell.

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Amazon Looks To The Sky To Store Products

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Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) has filed for a patent to use airships to store products and serve as a base for delivery-drones.

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