Karim Jabbar

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Syria's Assad denounces 'puppet' opponents in TV address

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/942000/942138_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524679817_df02ad774ebfb4eff82416bce82d874c<p><b>Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has delivered a rare TV address, denouncing his opponents as "enemies of God and puppets of the West".</b><p>He lamented the …

Middle East

Hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8.0 arrived on store shelves this weekend and after spending a few minutes with one, I paid $399 and walked out with the new …

Caterpillar suits up to battle JCB in an Android toughphone war

When we were at school, all the cool kids rocked up to class wearing a pair of hulking great Cat boots. Were they working on building sites in …

Jelly Bean

Ex-Googler releases big update to Disconnect, a data-blocking tool

The rise of social media means companies are collecting more and more of our personal data every time we go online. The government has been slow to …

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Gigaom | Twitter shows how the news is made, and it’s not pretty — but it’s better that we see it

Advertisement<p>Not long after the Boston Marathon bombings occurred on Monday afternoon, several Twitter users noted that these kinds of real-time news …

What Apple is up against in two growing mobile markets: China and Brazil

Apple(s AAPL) sells tens of millions of iPhones every quarter, but its biggest challenge is expanding the reach of the iPhone in markets where …