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Japanese messaging app Line may go for US-only IPO

Line has already applied for an initial public offering in Tokyo, but the app's parent company reportedly has its eyes on Wall Street.

By July 16, 2014

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Japanese messaging app Line heads for $10B IPO

Line applies for an initial public offering on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, according to reports, and may also consider listing on Wall Street.

By July 15, 2014

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​Korean handset maker Pantech faces bankruptcy with $475M debt

The third largest phone maker in Korea continues to post losses while still owing debt to various entities, including Korea's three carriers.

By July 2, 2014

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Is a souped-up LG G3 already in the works?

LG's latest flagship device hasn't even gone on sale, yet rumors of a more powerful version are already circulating.

By June 13, 2014

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After Thailand's coup, a stifling of online dissent (Q&A)

A Thai correspondent speaks to CNET about the junta's efforts to clamp down on the use of Google, Facebook, Twitter, Skype, Instagram, and more.

By June 12, 2014

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Samsung to challenge Apple with AMOLED tablets -- report

The Korean electronics giant preps two new high-end tablets to compete directly with Apple's iPad and iPad Mini, says a Korean portal site.

By December 6, 2013

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Cute overload: Line messaging app hits 300 million users

Known for its cartoonish emoticons, Japan's Line is aiming for half a billion users in 2014.

By November 25, 2013

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Will Samsung rush GS5 out the door in January?

A Korean site founded by former Samsung staffers says the next Galaxy smartphone could just be a couple months away and pegs it to a recent slowdown in GS4 sales.

By October 11, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy S5 out in January in S4 slump, report says

The Samsung Galaxy S5 could be rushed out as soon as January to fight falling sales of the Galaxy S4, a new report says.

By October 10, 2013

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Blind spot: How a hoax about eye licking went global

Media finds weird news impossible to resist, even when it sounds too silly to be true. But it can fool people especially easily when coming from a place like Japan, birthplace of wacky trends.

By August 8, 2013