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China Helped North Korea Target American Cities

Today, Kim Jang-soo, South Korea’s new national security director, said North Korea may fire off a missile as soon as Wednesday. The launch will undoubtedly be a test of an intermediate-range missile, not an attack.<p>North Korea last week moved two missiles, which were subsequently loaded onto mobile …

Editorial: The imperialism of Facebook Home

Business battles are often ecosystem battles, in which brands develop a matrix of conveniently connected products and services, in an attempt to lock customers into a dependency. Offline companies follow this tack (think razors and blades). But the internet, with its many connection nodes, …

Facebook Home and the next stage of iPhone vs. Android

analysis Facebook Home signals a new era in the war between Android and iPhone, and right now Google has the advantage.<p>The home computing revolution of the 1980s and '90s was defined by a battle between two titans: Apple and Microsoft. After its IPO and the introduction of the Macintosh, Apple was …

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North Korea suspected of preparing for nuclear test

North Korea could be preparing to conduct a fourth nuclear test, following signs of activity at the country's main testing site, South Korea's …

Migrants get jobs because we’re not prepared to work as hard

Labour’s education policies left our young people lacking the skills or ambition to compete, writes Boris Johnson<p>Do you know what, I think the longest, coldest winter I can remember is finally on the verge of packing it in. I can see a pretty little vixen gambolling in the garden. Some pigeons are …

California lawmaker introduces unprecedented personal data disclosure bill | Ars Technica

"Right to Know Act of 2013" would force companies to tell Californians what they know.<p>It may seem odd, but in the European Union citizens have a …

Now it gets scary: North Korea halts South Korean access to crucial factory near DMZ

<b>Updated at 05:48 GMT</b><p>Throughout the rise in tensions on the Korean peninsula, observers have been heartened by the fact that North Korea’s Kaesong factory complex, staffed by South Korean managers and the source of $2 billion a year in annual trade, has remained open.<p>Until today.<p>North Korea on …

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Apple CEO Tim Cook apologizes for warranty issues in China

After a week of strong criticism from the Chinese media, Apple CEO Tim Cook has apologized for "any concerns or misunderstandings" the company gave consumers. In a letter that's linked prominently on the front page of Apple's Chinese portal, Cook responds directly to allegations that Apple has been …

Chinese state media warms to Apple after Tim Cook's apology

China's media has reacted positively to Apple CEO Tim Cook's public apology over the recent warranty issues in the country. As reported by <i>Reuters,</i> the state-run newspaper <i>People's Daily</i> said Apple's reaction is "worth respect compared with other American companies." A foreign ministry spokesperson …

iOS 7 reportedly behind schedule, but will come with a new look

Back when we learned that Apple’s VP of industrial design, Jony Ive, would be leading human interface development across the entire company, many hoped it would mean some big changes for iOS, after years of iterations that appeared minor compared with the major overhaul of Android 4.0 and beyond. …