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Facebook to buy Whatsapp for R209 billion

Facebook will buy fast-growing mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp for US$19 billion in cash and stock

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A view shows the keyboard of the Blackberry Z10 at a Rogers store in Toronto February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch

BlackBerry CEO assails T-Mobile US over “ill-conceived” promo

BlackBerry Chief Executive John Chen called ill-conceived a promotion run by T-Mobile that encourages customers using BlackBerry smartphones to upgrade to iPhones.

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French aerospace firm Snecma targeted by hackers

French aerospace engine maker Snecma, a unit of Safran, was attacked by hackers who exploited a vulnerability in Microsoft’s Internet Explorer

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Sony sells 5.3 million Playstation 4 consoles

Sony said it has sold 5.3 million Playstation 4 game consoles as of February 8, surpassing its full-year target ahead of its release in Japan next week.

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Candy Crush Saga dev wants USD500 million in IPO

Mobile gamemaker King Digital Entertainment plans to raise up to $500 million in an initial public offering.

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China says call for Internet freedom is naive

China criticized US Secretary of State John Kerry for his “naive” call for more Internet freedom in the country

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Windows 8 lags predecessor

Microsoft’s Windows 8 system has racked up more than 200 million license sales since its launch 15 months ago

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Internet Explorer flaw leads online attacks

A flaw in recent versions of Internet Explorer was used to attack visitors to a website for U.S. military veterans, and also appears to have been used earlier against French aerospace industry employees

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Search engines may be charged to display ads

News media companies in Spain will be able to charge search engines such as Google for displaying copyrighted content under a new law proposed by the Spanish government on Friday.

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The loading screen of the Facebook application on a mobile phone is seen in this photo illustration taken in Lavigny May 16, 2012. REUTERS/Valentin Flauraud

Facebook offers choices for gender identity

For the first time, Facebook Inc is letting users of its online social network identify themselves as a gender other than male and female.

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