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  • German court rules against Samsung in Apple suit

    German court rules against Samsung in Apple suit

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    Samsung Electronics Co said on Friday a German court ruled against it in a patent suit versus Apple over mobile technologies, and the firm has yet to decide whether to appeal the ruling.Samsung counter-sued Apple in April, after the US firm filed a lawsuit…

  • GPS dogtags and glass PCs: the show's hits and misses

    GPS dogtags and glass PCs: the show's hits and misses

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    This year's Consumer Electronics Show turned out to be the largest on record, despite a slow economy and what many industry pundits agree is a dearth of genuine scene-stealers.But as with most years, avid - and hardy - attendees can always find a few…

  • Angry Birds, Facebook most downloaded apps in 2011

    Angry Birds, Facebook most downloaded apps in 2011

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    Angry Birds and Facebook were the most downloaded iPhone apps of 2011, according to Apple, but some less predictable apps also made their lists.Craig Palli, a vice president at Fiksu, a marketing company for app developers, explained that this year's top apps incorporate three…

  • Google adds more IBM patents to tech arsenal

    Google adds more IBM patents to tech arsenal

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    Google on Wednesday confirmed that it has added more IBM patents to its technology arsenal as smartphone rivals increasingly battle in courts over innovations.Google bought 188 patents and 29 patent applications related to mobile phones from IBM but did not disclose how much it…

  • Japan developing cyber weapon

    Japan developing cyber weapon

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    Japan has been developing a virus that could track down the source of a cyber attack and neutralise its programme, the daily Yomiuri Shimbun reported Sunday.The weapon is the culmination of a 179 million yen ($2.3 million) three-year project entrusted by the government to…

  • Japan developing cyber weapon: report

    Japan developing cyber weapon: report

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    Japan has been developing a virus that could track down the source of a cyber attack and neutralise its programme, the daily Yomiuri Shimbun reported Sunday.The weapon is the culmination of a 179 million yen ($2.3 million) three-year project entrusted by the government to…

  • Tablets, e-readers closing book on ink-and-paper era

    Tablets, e-readers closing book on ink-and-paper era

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    Tablet computers and electronic readers promise to close the book on the ink-and-paper era as they transform the way people browse magazines, check news or lose themselves in novels.Online retail giant Amazon has made electronic readers mainstream with Kindle devices, and Apple ignited insatiable…

  • China tests 500 km/h super high-speed train

    China tests 500 km/h super high-speed train

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    China launched a super-rapid test train over the weekend which is capable of travelling 500 kilometers per hour, state media said on Monday, as the country moves ahead with its railway ambitions despite serious problems on its high-speed network.The train, made by a subsidiary…

  • Taiwan's HTC hails US Apple patent ruling

    Taiwan's HTC hails US Apple patent ruling

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    Taiwan's leading smartphone maker HTC Tuesday hailed a victory following a "better-than-expected" US ruling that it had partially infringed a patent owned by the US technology giant Apple.The US International Trade Commission on Monday ordered HTC to stop importing by April 19 smartphones in…

  • Most people still don't trust online info

    Most people still don't trust online info

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    Over the past decade, Americans have witnessed the rise of social networks and mobile technology that's put the Internet at an arm's reach, day and night - yet a new study has found that people are even more distrustful of the information they find online.…

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