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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 preorders in South Korea sell out

High demand for the Galaxy Note 4 in Samsung's home country has completely exhausted preorder supplies for all major carriers (SK Telecom, KT, LG Uplus), and has helped reinvigorate a domestic smartphone distribution market that has been dormant of late.<p>For SK Telecom, Korea's biggest network …

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Microsoft acknowledges the Chromebook threat, plans to “redefine” the value category

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Last year, I suggested Microsoft(s msft) was feeling the heat from Chromebooks(s goog): Why else would the company invest in a …

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Pistorius: Last witness testifies for defense

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — The defense team for Oscar Pistorius plans to close its case after its last witness, a physician who has treated the …

Baghdad's Sunni Muslims Fear Repeat of Iraq's Darkest Days

BAGHDAD - The bodies of the disappeared have started turning up, dumped in local squares. The death threats have, too - knocks on the door and warning to get out of town, or else.<p>With much of Iraq worried about the scourge of violent Sunni extremists, Sunnis in Baghdad are grappling with a deadly …

Amazon Takes Appstore Developer Select Program to Europe

Amazon launched a free program for developers in the UK, Germany, France and Spain today that helps developers improve app discovery and increase sales if they optimize their apps and games for Amazon’s Appstore and Fire OS.<p>The Appstore Developer Select Program was launched in October last year, …

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Egyptians put troubles aside as Cairo comes alive for Ramadan

A sense of optimism reigned in Cairo for the start of Ramadan.<p>Despite economic hardship, Egyptians poured out into streets and cafés on the eve of the holy month to enjoy an atmosphere absent during the recent years of political turmoil.<p>There is hope that President al-Sisi’s recent election will …

New York’s The Infatuation and Growing Up on the Web

Five years ago, when Chris Stang and Andrew Steinthal were two music executives frustrated with the grandiosity of food criticism, they self-published a review of Manhattan’s Gemma. Their outlet was the Infatuation — a blog, traditional by then — but the tone was something new. Equal parts …

North Korea 'fires short-range missiles'

North Korea has fired two short-range missiles into its eastern waters, a South Korean official said, the latest in a series of launches staged in an apparent show of force ahead of a visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to the South.<p>The Defence Ministry official, who spoke on condition of …

IAC Is Close To Acquiring Dating Startup HowAboutWe

The deal has not yet been finalized, according to an email founder Brian Schechter sent to employees that was obtained by Business Insider. It's expected to close on Monday, at which point, a number of HowAboutWe employees may lose their jobs.<p>HowAbouteWe is a dating site founded in 2009. Its …

CEO Brian Roberts bulks up Comcast for the future

At least three times during the last year, Comcast Corp. was asked to be the white knight.<p>But Brian Roberts said no.<p>The chairman and chief executive of cable giant Comcast initially rebuffed Time Warner Cable Inc.'s requests to combine the nation's two largest cable companies. Comcast was still …