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Apple and Samsung reportedly close to ceasefire, for real this time?

There’s a few things you can be certain of in life: death, taxes and Apple’s continued attacks against Samsung. Sure, there’s been various times over the course of the Apple/Samsung war where the two parties have supposedly considered peace talks, but ultimately none of this has gone anywhere.<p>As …

Updated Opera Browser brings new tab management and an important security patch

As far as updates to Android web browsers go, Opera is currently pushing a pretty good one. A new version of Opera for Android is ready for update, or download a fresh copy from the Google Play store. The update brings a few new items, the best of which include a new UI for switching between tabs …

Galaxy S5 LTE-A is official: Snapdragon 805, 2560x1440 display, 225Mbps LTE

Samsung just made the long rumored Galaxy S5 LTE-A official in South Korea. Like its predecessor, the S4 LTE-A, this device will likely remain a South Korean exclusive, and boy we have reasons to be jealous.<p>The Galaxy S5 LTE (which appears to be the long rumored S5 Prime) is the first device on the …

Iraq conflict: Forty Indians abducted in Mosul

<b>India has confirmed that 40 of its citizens have been kidnapped in the violence-hit Iraqi city of Mosul.</b><p>The men were construction workers, a ministry of external affairs spokesman said. India had not received any ransom demand, he added.<p>A 24-hour helpline has been set up for the families and a …

Hamid Karzai dismisses idea of Iraq-style al-Qaeda comeback in Afghanistan

Afghan president, in one of his last interviews in office, says there is no comparison with Iraq where Isis forces have seized city after city<p>Hamid Karzai says al-Qaeda groups could not make a comeback in <b>Afghanistan</b>, dismissing the possibility of an Iraq-style terrorist resurgence.<p>In an interview …

Ukraine's president offers ceasefire after talks with Russia, Germany

The Ukrainian president on Wednesday announced a plan to end the fighting in eastern Ukraine, promising a unilateral cease-fire after discussions with the Russian and German leaders, a potential major development to bring peace to the country.<p>Petro Poroshenko's plan would offer pro-Russian …

Highlights: Brazil 0-0 Mexico

Brazil are held to a goalless draw by Mexico in their 2014 World Cup match in Fortaleza, after an inspired performance by Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa.<p>The hosts were denied on several occasions by Ochoa, who pulled off a string of fine saves - although Mexico too came close on several …

South Korea vs. Russia, 2014 World Cup: Final score 1-1, goalkeeper errors were the story in Cuiabá

It was not a good day for the goalkeepers. Errors from both teams' net minders led to late goals.<p>After nearly 70 minutes, Russia and South Korea appeared to be heading to a scoreless draw. Thanks to two goalkeeping errors, both teams scored late goals to cap off a rather dull match with an exciting …

Wimbledon 2014: Andy Murray will find winning a second title easier than his first, says John McEnroe

Three-time champion believes Scot will be under a lot less pressure when he defends his crown and will feel better about himself as well<p>The first thing the players will see at <b>Wimbledon</b> this year, as they step out of their courtesy cars and through the doors of the Millennium Building, is a 10ft …

LeBron James holding off on opt-out decision until after vacation

LeBron James says he will not make any decisions about his future until after he vacations with his family.<p>LeBron James said Tuesday that he will not …