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  • Smartphone game may destroy your smartphone Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 9:42 AM ET

    Like "disruptive" technology? Well, the new "Send Me to Heaven" game app is so disruptive it may break your smartphone. The main objective is hurling your phone into the air.

  • Obama overturns Apple import ban Saturday, 3 Aug 2013 | 4:11 PM ET
    A Samsung Galaxy S4 and an Apple iPhone 5

    President Obama has overturned a looming US import ban against some older models of the iPhone and iPad.

  • With the rumor mills chugging out regular stories about Twitter's plans for an IPO, media analysts are debating whether recent problems regarding "trolling" - anonymous bullies on the Internet - could scupper any flotation plans.

  • Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC is the "biggest victim" of the intensifying battle in the premium handset space, and there could be little scope for it to stage a turnaround.

  • Apple vs. Samsung: Which makes more money? Monday, 29 Jul 2013 | 10:46 AM ET

    Apple fans on Monday poured cold water on recent research that showed Samsung had stolen Apple's crown as the world's most profitable mobile handset vendor.

  • Over $10 billion to change hands in this sector Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 | 2:15 AM ET
    Passengers pass a Royal KPN NV internet centre at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

    Over $10 billion is set to change hands in the world of telecommunications as two key merger and acquisition (M&A) deals were announced on Tuesday.

  • Professional video gamers awarded athletic visas Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 4:21 PM ET

    The world of pro video gaming scored a big win this week when Riot Games announced that it had successfully lobbied the U.S. to begin issuing players P-1 visas.

  • Amber alerts may startle awake cellphone users Thursday, 18 Jul 2013 | 11:51 AM ET

    A digital Amber alert regarding a child abduction went off around 4 a.m. Wednesday, resulting in a mass wake-up call for thousands of stunned New Yorkers.

  • That was quick: BlackBerry prices slashed: Report Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 8:45 AM ET

    Major wireless providers of BlackBerry's new smartphone have already begun selling the devices at steep discounts, according to the Wall Street Journal.

  • Sprint promises unlimited data for life Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 6:05 PM ET

    As it looks to steal customers away from bigger rivals Verizon Wireless and AT&T, Sprint is offering its customers unlimited data services for life.

  • Microsoft Unveils Shake-Up; 'Office' Chief Exits Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 9:36 AM ET
    Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer

    Microsoft announced a long-awaited restructuring on Thursday, organizing itself around key areas designed to make the company more competitive.

  • Two More BlackBerry Executives Leaving: Report Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 6:47 PM ET

    Two more BlackBerry executives are leaving the struggling smartphone maker, according to a report.

  • What the Government Pays to Snoop on You Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 12:07 PM ET

    How much are your private conversations worth to the U.S. government? Paid for by tax dollars, surveillance fees charged in secret by technology companies can vary wildly.

  • Apple, Amazon Pull the Plug on 'App Store' Battle Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 3:34 PM ET

    Apple and Amazon.com have ended their lawsuit over who has the right to use the "app store" name, clearing the way for both companies to use it.

  • BlackBerry Investors to Turn Up Heat on Management Saturday, 6 Jul 2013 | 6:23 PM ET

    BlackBerry's annual meeting is Tuesday and management will likely face tough questions from investors after dismal quarterly results last week.

  • Spending spree: Yahoo picks up three more apps Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 6:57 PM ET

    Yahoo is still on a spending spree, picking up three apps in as many days: one for creating videos on Apple's iPhone, another to manage contacts and a third for fantasy sports.

  • Guzzling printers can waste $100 of ink a year Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 7:33 AM ET

    Some printers gobble a significant amount of ink—50 percent or more—for nonprinting functions such as cleaning the print heads, according to Consumer Reports.

  • Bing! Lets Take the No. 2 Search Engine Seriously Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 2:55 PM ET

    When Microsoft launched Bing, it was sort of a joke, but now it's getting a second chance to make a first impression: It is integrated into the desktop search in Windows 8.1.

  • Pre-Takeover Cadbury’s Tax Avoidance Exposed Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    An investigation into the tax affairs of Cadbury's – known for its philanthropic ethos – has uncovered tax avoidance schemes former senior executives admit were “highly aggressive”, the FT reports.

  • Alcatel Lucent Cost Cutting Gets Thumbs Up From Market Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 3:47 AM ET
    Alcatel Lucent

    Once-commanding giant of the technology world Alcatel Lucent announced a fresh cost cutting program on Wednesday as new CEO Michel Combes plans to turn around the company's fortunes.