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Laptop gets (overly) warm welcome in Hanoi

A scalding hot summer day in Vietnam and a pack of chewing gum result in a cautionary tale involving an overheated laptop.

By June 23, 2009

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Facebook in Vietnam: Social-networking blues

CNET's Dong Ngo reports from Hanoi on troubles that local users have been facing in accessing the social network. But is the government to blame?

By December 9, 2009

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Happy ending for computer disaster in Vietnam

A major PC meltdown ends surprisingly well at a local repair shop in Hanoi that offers super-fast service.

By December 18, 2008

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Top-notch Vietnamese software BKAV raises antivirus bar

An online security center in Hanoi offers products and services that redefine online protection, regardless of where you live.

By December 1, 2008

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Unlocking iPhone 3Gs--the Vietnamese way

Hanoi business owner Tuan Anh Do turns unlocking the iPhones into a highly successful business.

By November 28, 2008

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'Warbiking' highlights the need for better wireless security

A high-tech bike ride around Sydney shows off how little thought many companies and individuals give to wireless security.

By July 8, 2014

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Bye-bye Flappy Bird -- popular game grounded by its creator

Stunned by Flappy Bird's success, game maker Dong Nguyen had warned that he was going to remove the ad-based tapping game from app stores.

By February 9, 2014

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Microsoft's Stephen Elop: We're out of the Android game

In a memo to the entire company, the former head of Nokia says that Lumia will be the standard-bearer for Windows Phone and that Nokia X will switch to Lumia and Windows Phone.

By July 17, 2014

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Vietnam: Criticize government on social media and go to jail

The Southeast Asian nation is serving up harsh penalties, including fines and prison time, to people who post "propaganda against the state" on Facebook, Twitter, and other sites.

By November 29, 2013

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Dong Nguyen on the return of Flappy Bird: 'I'm considering it'

In a wide-ranging interview with Rolling Stone, the creator of the breakout mobile hit details why he pulled the title and what's next for his genius brand of addictive game design.

By March 11, 2014