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Microsoft Xbox head named Zynga CEO

Microsoft Xbox head named Zynga CEO

Published 01/07/2013

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Games publisher Zynga Inc has replaced chief executive Mark Pincus with Don Mattrick, the Microsoft Corp executive who headed the critical [more…]

Authors lose class status in Google digital books case

Authors lose class status in Google digital books case

Published 01/07/2013

(Reuters) - Google Inc notched a legal victory in its bid to create the world's largest digital books library, winning the reversal of a court [more…]

Spanish mobile bills to fall after regulator rate cut

Spanish mobile bills to fall after regulator rate cut

Published 01/07/2013

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's telecoms watchdog cut the fees mobile operators can charge each other for connecting calls on Monday, which is likely to lower [more…]

Nokia to buy out Siemens equipment venture- shares surge

Nokia to buy out Siemens equipment venture- shares surge

Published 01/07/2013

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Nokia shares surged on Monday after it announced plans to buy out Siemens AG's share of their network equipment joint venture, betting [more…]

Apple applies to register ‘iWatch’ trademark in Japan

Apple applies to register ‘iWatch’ trademark in Japan

Published 01/07/2013

TOKYO (Reuters) - Apple Inc has applied for a trademark for "iWatch" in Japan, a patent official said on Monday, signaling the iPhone maker may [more…]

U.S. to press China on cyber theft: Lew

U.S. to press China on cyber theft: Lew

Published 01/07/2013

ASPEN (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew has said he will keep up pressure on China over cyber security, especially stealing of intellectual property [more…]

Nokia to take full control of network venture for $2.2 billion

Nokia to take full control of network venture for $2.2 billion

Published 01/07/2013

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Nokia will pay $2.2 billion to buy out partner Siemens AG in their network equipment joint venture, a deal that is likely [more…]

Differences between the sexes stretches to fitness formulas

Differences between the sexes stretches to fitness formulas

Published 01/07/2013

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When it comes to fitness, experts say men generally want to be bulkier and women want to be trimmer and everyone [more…]

Judge scrutinizes Facebook deal to end privacy lawsuit over ads

Judge scrutinizes Facebook deal to end privacy lawsuit over ads

Published 28/06/2013

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Child rights advocates tried to convince a U.S. judge on Friday that a Facebook (FB.O ) legal settlement did not go [more…]

NASA picks Florida agency to take over shuttle landing strip

NASA picks Florida agency to take over shuttle landing strip

Published 28/06/2013

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) - NASA has selected Space Florida, a state-backed economic development agency, to take over operations, maintenance and development of the space [more…]