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  • Microsoft's new Surface tablet takes aim at Apple's MacBook

    May 21, 2014 9:37 AM 54

    Microsoft Corp unveiled a larger but lighter version of its Surface Pro tablet on Tuesday, hoping that the company's expertise in business software will help it take on Apple Inc in mobile devices. At a presentation in New York, new Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella made it clear that Microsoft, which recently acquired Nokia's handset business, is committed

  • Thai army chief summons political rivals to seek end to crisis

    May 21, 2014 9:34 AM 116

    Thailand's army chief summoned leaders of rival political groups and parties, Election Commission members and senators to a meeting on Wednesday, a day after he declared martial law, to discuss a way out of the country's political turmoil. Although the military denied Tuesday's surprise intervention amounted to a coup, General Prayuth Chan-ocha appears

  • Oracle wins copyright ruling against Google over Android

    May 12, 2014 9:26 AM 43

    Oracle Corp won a legal victory against Google Inc on Friday as a U.S. appeals court decided Oracle could copyright parts of the Java programming language, which Google used to design its Android smartphone operating system. The case, decided by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington, is being closely watched in Silicon Valley

  • Plaintiff in tech hiring suit asks judge to reject settlement

    May 12, 2014 9:24 AM 51

    One of the plaintiffs in a lawsuit that accuses tech firms including Apple Inc and Google Inc of conspiring to hold down salaries has asked the court to reject a $324 million settlement negotiated by his own lawyers. Michael Devine, one of the four named plaintiffs in a class action of 64,000 people, described the tentative settlement as "grossly inadequate"

  • Apple boosts MacBook Air processor, slashes prices

    April 30, 2014 6:51 AM 48

    Apple reduced prices on all four preconfigured MacBook Air models and gave the line a minor processor upgrade. The 11.6-inch MacBook Air dropped to a starting price of $899 from $999 in the US and from £849 to £749 in the UK, while the entry-level 13.3-inch Air dropped to $999 from $1,099 in the US and from £949 to £849 in the UK. Those models come standard

  • You Tube Ad Formats

    April 9, 2014 9:26 AM 48

    Google is wisely moving to improve its online video offer in face of increased competition from nearly everyone, particularly Facebook’s new online video product. The new targeting capability and focus on ROI will continue to build client confidence in moving more TVC budget to addressable video. Starting on April 15th, YouTube will begin streamlining

  • Facebook Video Ads

    April 9, 2014 9:15 AM 49

    After nearly a year of anticipation, Facebook is finally launching its long-awaited new video ad format following limited beta testing in Q4 2013. Video ads will start appearing in the Facebook newsfeed starting in April, thus bringing closure to a very lengthy and complicated product launch. The ad unit’s initial launch date was delayed several times

  • SLT launches 100 Mbps FTTH ultra-fast broadband in Sri Lanka

    April 7, 2014 10:48 AM 64

    Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), the national ICT solutions provider, announced that it has launched the country’s first fibre-tothe-home (FTTH) broadband services, covering major markets, greatly enhancing the broadband footprint in Sri Lanka. Being the largest communication backbone network operator, SLT ensures that residential, business, public sector, carriers

  • Apple seeks decisive U.S. court ruling against Samsung

    April 2, 2014 8:33 AM 47

    Apple Inc and Samsung faced off once again in their long-running courtroom battle, with the iPhone maker asking jurors to award more than $2 billion for patent violations and Samsung trying to cast its rival as a sore loser in the smartphone market. Attorneys made opening statements on Tuesday at the companies' third trial in the last two years, in a San Jose, California

  • HP agrees to pay $57 million to settle shareholder lawsuit

    April 1, 2014 6:06 AM 45

    Hewlett-Packard Co agreed to pay $57 million to settle a lawsuit that accused the personal computer maker's former management of defrauding shareholders by abandoning a business model it had long touted. The lawsuit was filed after former Chief Executive Leo Apotheker shocked investors on August 18, 2011 by announcing plans to refocus the company on business