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‘Call of Duty: Black Ops’ blows away sales records

NEW YORK - Call of Duty: Black Ops rang up $360 million (£224m) in sales in North America and Britain on its first day...

Apple pledges to be ‘more upfront’ on iPhone battery health  

Britain's competition watchdog said on Wednesday that Apple has committed to be "clearer and more upfront" with iPhone users about battery health and performance,...

Indian MPs get iPad lessons to cut paperwork

INDIAN members of parliament are taking lessons on how to use iPads and other tablet computers after being given a special budget to buy...

Students from India’s premier institutes to brainstorm at ‘Smart India Hackathon’

The brightest minds from India's premier technology institutes like IITs, NITs and other premier institutes will soon be racking their brains for 36 hours to come up...

No more ‘likes’ – Britain’s child privacy push targets social media

Social media giants including Facebook and Instagram could be forced to switch off "like" buttons and geolocation services for children in Britain under a...

Pentagon stalls $10 billion cloud contract eyed by Amazon

The Pentagon has put off awarding a $10 billion cloud computing contract sought by Amazon, saying Thursday that the process will be reviewed by...

Livestreamed killings test social media measures to block extremist content

Social media companies scrambled on Wednesday to scrub footage of a shooting outside a German synagogue from their platforms, in the first major test...

Apple takes art to city streets to augment reality

Tech giant Apple is taking art out of the gallery and splashing it on the real world, creating playful, digital skylines with technology that...

Google aims to begin drone package deliveries in 2017

INTERNET giant Alphabet Inc, the new holding company for Google, expects to begin delivering packages to consumers via drones sometime in 2017, the executive...

New social network gives a penny for your thoughts

A NEW social network says its goal is sharing among its users - including some of the profits. Bubblews, which launched a new platform on...