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Samsung’s new Note takes on Huawei in selfie beauty pageant

Samsung Electronics has emerged as the biggest beneficiary of Huawei Technologies trouble in the second quarter with a nearly 7% jump in smartphone sales, as the Chinese firm sold fewer phones in the global market after it was put...

U.S. Justice Department approves Sprint, T-Mobile merger

The companies have agreed to divest Sprint's prepaid businesses including Boost Mobile to Dish Network Corp in order to move ahead with the merger, which was announced in April 2018 and was previously valued at $25 billion. But the deal...

‘England was right there,’ frustrated flying Frenchman says of failed mission

Franky Zapata lifted off near the northern port of Calais with 42 liters of kerosene in his backpack, enough for about 10 minutes of flight. He planned to strap on a new backpack on a vessel waiting midway across...

French inventor says he isn’t worried before crossing English Channel on flyboard

Showing off the flyboard he invented in a field near the coast on Wednesday, Zapata said he was confident his flight would be a success, though he could not rule out a controlled crash which might see him pitch...

Facebook to pay record $5 billion U.S. fine over privacy violations, but critics call it a bargain

Facebook will pay a record-breaking $5 billion fine to resolve a government probe into its privacy practices, and the social media giant will restructure its approach to privacy, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Wednesday. The FTC voted 3-2...

Nokia releases new smartphones series

Set up by ex-Nokia executives who have licensed the famous brand to sell phones worldwide, HMD Global -- as the year-old company is known -- has focused on mid-priced Androids and even sub-$100-priced phones since entering the smartphone market. Nokia...

Samsung launches Galaxy S9 with focus on social media

Samsung, the world's biggest smartphone maker, showcased the Galaxy S9 at a mobile gadget fair in Barcelona ahead of the 2018 Mobile World Congress due to start in the Catalan capital on Monday (February 26). It features improved cameras,...

SpaceX rocket launched with satellite for NATO surveillance

The liftoff at 4:25 p.m. EST (2125 GMT) from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station followed a technical glitch that prompted a 24-hour flight delay. It marked the second rocket launch this year for billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk and his...

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Officials investigating after toddler drowns in a pond in Richmond neighborhood

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Boeing delays 777X first flight again due to bad weather

Boeing has postponed again the first flight of its 777X long-haul jetliner that was scheduled to take place on Friday (January 23)...

Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, Texas A&M University student being treated for suspected case of novel coronavirus

The mysterious illness that infects the respiratory tract was responsible for at least 17 deaths in Central China and over 600 cases,...

Graham raises questions on Bidens as second day of Trump impeachment trial begins

U.S. Republican Senator Lindsey Graham honed in on the case of Joe Biden's son Hunter on Thursday (January 23) as the second...

World Richest Man’s Phone Hacked By Saudi Crown

Two UN officials report that there is enough evidence suggesting that Saudi Arabia had hacked Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos' phone and...