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Samsung to speed up restructure by selling defense business

As part of its group-wide restructuring plan to focus on electronics, finance and construction, Samsung is selling its defense and military affiliates for almost $2 billion to South Korean compatriot Hanwha.

By November 25, 2014

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The chaebols: Samsung and LG's 50-year 'star wars'

LG and Samsung are among the best-known of South Korea's conglomerates, and their ongoing rivalry is just as famous. We take a look at their closely intertwined histories in part two of this series on chaebols.

By April 9, 2015

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Alibaba adds cars, 'smart living' to its repertoire

The company is offering everything from car marketing services to using a crowdfunding platform through its eBay-like retail site Taobao to allow business owners to raise capital from the site's users.

By April 10, 2015

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It pays to be social, not Yahoo, in US digital display ad biz

Facebook and Twitter will combine to own a third of the US display ad market in 2017, according to research firm eMarketer.

By March 26, 2015

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CIA puts the digital revolution at the core of its mission

As part of a major restructuring, the storied US spy outfit creates a new directorate devoted to keeping the agency relevant in the Internet era.

By March 7, 2015

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Nokia knocks Net neutrality: Self-driving cars 'won't get the service you need'

Nokia's CEO has argued that certain futuristic technologies will need to be prioritised, flying in the face of recent victories for net neutrality.

By March 1, 2015

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Microsoft gets hardware foothold as Surface, Lumia sales jump

In its latest financial snapshot, the software giant is demonstrating that its hardware business is not just a sideshow after all.

By January 26, 2015

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Windows Store apps get the App Annie treatment

App developers for Windows Phone, Surface and other Microsoft devices can now turn to App Annie's widely used analytics tools, but can this help to fix the app gap?

By December 9, 2014

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Ex-BlackBerry CEO Heins: 'I have no regrets' (Q&A)

A year after exiting BlackBerry, Thorsten Heins weighs in on his time at the smartphone maker and dishes on his current phone.

By November 22, 2014