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‘Dislike’ button coming to Facebook

‘Dislike’ button coming to Facebook

Facebook is to add a “dislike” button to its social network, founder Mark Zuckerberg has said.

Microsoft CEO to unveil new Windows 10 devices

Microsoft CEO to unveil new Windows 10 devices

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will unveil a line of Windows 10 devices at a New York event on October 6. The company delivered invitations on Monday.

Apple upgrade program seen driving demand for new iPhones

Apple upgrade program seen driving demand for new iPhones

Apple Inc has just made buying a new iPhone every year more affordable – a move that analysts said will drive demand from now on, starting with the new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus.Apple announced a program on Wednesday that will allow users to finance unlocked versions of the new iPhones through monthly installments starting at $32, regardless of carrier.

WhatsApp bug could affect millions of users

WhatsApp bug could affect millions of users

A bug in the popular messaging service WhatsApp put up to 200 million of its users at risk, security firm Check Point has warned.

Apple planning 2016 ‘iPhone 7’ to be thinnest yet

Apple planning 2016 ‘iPhone 7’ to be thinnest yet

Details on next year’s so-called “iPhone 7” upgrade were shared by analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities in a note to investors on Sunday, a copy of which was obtained by AppleInsider. His sources indicated Apple is planning to make the new iPhone between 6.0 and 6.5 millimeters thick.

BlackBerry to buy rival Good Technology for $425 million

BlackBerry to buy rival Good Technology for $425 million

Canada’s BlackBerry Ltd said on Friday it will buy rival mobile software provider Good Technology Corp (GDTC.O) for $425 million, to boost its ability to help corporate clients manage smartphones running on different operating systems.

Samsung to make new smartwatch available to competition

Samsung to make new smartwatch available to competition

Samsung Electronics said on Thursday it would make its next smartwatch technology available to its competitors who also use Google Inc’s mobile platform Android, hoping to increase its share of the market, which is now dominated by Apple Inc.

Huawei takes aim at Apple, Samsung with Mate S phone

Huawei takes aim at Apple, Samsung with Mate S phone

China’s Huawei Technologies unveiled a new smartphone on Wednesday, taking aim at the high end of the market, which is dominated by Apple and Samsung Electronics.

Google redesigns iconic logo for the fifth time

Google redesigns iconic logo for the fifth time

Google Inc unveiled a redesign of its iconic logo on Tuesday, the fifth such modification since the search engine giant started in 1998, the company said in a blog post.

LinkedIn rolls out overhauled messaging service

LinkedIn rolls out overhauled messaging service

LinkedIn Corp on Tuesday rolled out a revamped messaging service along the lines of modern chat apps, departing from its unpopular design that resembled email.

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