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Hollande says Nokia must guarantee French jobs in Alcatel deal
Hollande says Nokia must guarantee French jobs in Alcatel deal

French President Francois Hollande said he supported Finnish firm Nokia's 15.6-billion-euro ($16.6 billion) bid to buy its rival Alcatel-Lucent.

Hollande says Nokia must guarantee French jobs in Alcatel deal
Nokia agrees 15.6-bn-euro deal to buy Alcatel-Lucent
Nokia agrees 15.6-bn-euro deal to buy Alcatel-Lucent

Nokia has struck a 15.6-billion-euro deal to buy its rival Alcatel-Lucent to create the world's biggest supplier of mobile phone network equipment.

Nokia agrees 15.6-bn-euro deal to buy Alcatel-Lucent
EU to announce Wednesday on Google anti-trust probe
EU to announce Wednesday on Google anti-trust probe

EU competition regulators are set to announce whether they will file anti-trust charges against Google over its domination of the European search market.

EU to announce Wednesday on Google anti-trust probe
Pepsi ousts Coke as NBA sponsor; Coke takes soccer play
Pepsi ousts Coke as NBA sponsor; Coke takes soccer play

PepsiCo will replace Coca-Cola as the official beverage partner of the National Basketball Association, while Coke has teamed up with Major League Soccer.

Pepsi ousts Coke as NBA sponsor; Coke takes soccer play
Apple Watch's worldwide preview kicks off
Apple Watch's worldwide preview kicks off

Japanese tech fans got their first look Friday at the Apple Watch, with would-be early buyers queuing for a "trial fitting" in Tokyo's chic Omotesando area.

Apple Watch's worldwide preview kicks off
New gay family emoji appear on Apple's iOS
New gay family emoji appear on Apple's iOS

Users of the Apple iPhone and iPad got a new palate of emoji on Wednesday, including a group of alternative or gay family illustrations.

New gay family emoji appear on Apple's iOS
Royal Dutch Shell agrees £47bn deal for BG Group
Royal Dutch Shell agrees £47bn deal for BG Group

Energy titan Royal Dutch Shell announced a mega takeover of British rival BG Group worth £47 billion.

Royal Dutch Shell agrees £47bn deal for BG Group
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Toyota to build new plants in China, Mexico: media

Japanese auto giant Toyota plans to invest a combined $1.3 billion to build new plants in China and Mexico, its first major investment in five years.

Toyota to build new plants in China, Mexico: media
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Hungary to simplify visa regime for Kazakhstan

Hungary plans to simplify the visa regime for Kazakhstani citizens.

Hungary to simplify visa regime for Kazakhstan
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Russia launches fraud probe against Poroshenko's candy factory

Russia launched a probe into tax fraud against a candy factory owned by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and conducted a search of its premises.

Russia launches fraud probe against Poroshenko's candy factory
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Google unveils 'stick' computer with Asus

Google and Taiwan's Asus are launching a "computer on a stick" which can plug into a display to turn it into a PC.

Google unveils 'stick' computer with Asus
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Samsung, LG agree to end legal feuds

Samsung and LG agreed to end all pending legal disputes that had seen the South Korean electronics rivals accuse each other of stealing technology and vandalising products.

Samsung, LG agree to end legal feuds
Tesla Motors Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk. ©REUTERS
Tesla shares jump on Musk 'tease' in tweet

Tesla Motors shares jumped Monday after co-founder Elon Musk tweeted that the company would unveil as "major" new product line next month.

Tesla shares jump on Musk 'tease' in tweet
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Google unveils unified email for Android users

Google said Monday it was updating its mobile Gmail app for Android device users to allow them to manage multiple email accounts from a single program.

Google unveils unified email for Android users
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Yahoo boosts share buyback plan by $2 billion

Yahoo told US regulators that it will spend another $2 billion buying back shares as the pioneering US Internet search firm continues an effort to re-invent itself.

Yahoo boosts share buyback plan by $2 billion
Apple in talks with major networks over TV service: report
Apple in talks with major networks over TV service: report

Apple is in talks with US television networks to offer around 25 channels across any iOS device as soon as September, The Wall Street Journal reported.

Apple in talks with major networks over TV service: report
Twitter buys livestream app maker Periscope
Twitter buys livestream app maker Periscope

Twitter said it had purchased the maker of the video streaming app Periscope, amid what seems to be surging interest in live video sharing.

Twitter buys livestream app maker Periscope
AirAsia 'not giving up' but hunt for bodies drawing to close
AirAsia 'not giving up' but hunt for bodies drawing to close

AirAsia boss Tony Fernandes said he was not giving up on finding more bodies from one of the airline's jets that crashed in the Java Sea.

AirAsia 'not giving up' but hunt for bodies drawing to close
Umirzak Shukeyev. ©Turar Kazangapov
We do not pay foreigners for nothing: Samruk Kazyna CEO

CEO of Samruk Kazyna National Wealth Fund Umirzak Shukeyev has spoken about the wages of the foreigners employed at the Fund.

We do not pay foreigners for nothing: Samruk Kazyna CEO
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Asian firms challenge Apple with snazzy new smartphones

Several big Asian phone companies launched new high-end smartphones and other wireless gizmos, hoping to challenge US giant Apple in a big year for wireless gadgets.

Asian firms challenge Apple with snazzy new smartphones