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  • The logo of free messaging app Line is pictured on a smartphone and the company's stuffed toy in this photo illustration taken in Tokyo
    Naver putting off Line IPO timing decision until markets improve: CFO 1 hour 26 minutes ago

    By Joyce Lee SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's largest web portal operator Naver Corp won't decide on when to IPO its messenger app service unit Line Corp [IPO-LINE.T] … More »Naver putting off Line IPO timing decision until markets improve: CFO

    The logo of free messaging app Line is pictured on a smartphone and the company's stuffed toy in this photo illustration taken in Tokyo

    By Joyce Lee SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's largest web portal operator Naver Corp won't decide on when to IPO its messenger app service unit Line Corp [IPO-LINE.T] until its earnings and market conditions improve, Naver's CFO said on Friday. Hwang's comments were in answer to questions prompted by a Wall Street Journal …

  • Drone operator fined more than $1,000 for allegedly getting too close to orca pod 3 hours ago

    The U.S. Department of Fisheries and Oceans say the pair's drones were within nine metres of the whales when the regulation requires all vessels should be at least approximately … More »Drone operator fined more than $1,000 for allegedly getting too close to orca pod

    The U.S. Department of Fisheries and Oceans say the pair's drones were within nine metres of the whales when the regulation requires all vessels should be at least approximately 183 metres back. Just a few weeks ago, a tourist to Vancouver launched a drone to get a better view of a grey whale and researchers are also increasingly …

  • Member of staff at satellite communications company Inmarsat point to a section of the screen showing the southern Indian Ocean to the west of Australia, at their headquarters in London
    Inmarsat says new broadband network offers bright sales prospects 3 hours ago

    By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Britain's Inmarsat Plc said Friday's expected launch of its third Global Xpress satellite will allow it to offer mobile broadband … More »Inmarsat says new broadband network offers bright sales prospects

    Member of staff at satellite communications company Inmarsat point to a section of the screen showing the southern Indian Ocean to the west of Australia, at their headquarters in London

    By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Britain's Inmarsat Plc said Friday's expected launch of its third Global Xpress satellite will allow it to offer mobile broadband service to customers in the remotest regions, giving airline passengers the ability to stream movies and update social media on flights worldwide. Chief …

  • The GameStop store sign is seen at its shop in Westminster
    GameStop says new game launches to drive strong second-half growth 5 hours ago

    GameStop Corp said it expected robust revenue growth in the second half, helped by a strong slate of video game releases and growth in its mobile and consumer electronics … More »GameStop says new game launches to drive strong second-half growth

    The GameStop store sign is seen at its shop in Westminster

    GameStop Corp said it expected robust revenue growth in the second half, helped by a strong slate of video game releases and growth in its mobile and consumer electronics businesses. The world's largest retailer of video games and related products said on Thursday it expected its fourth quarter to be particularly strong …

  • CAD software maker Autodesk's forecast disappoints 6 hours ago

    (Reuters) - Autodesk Inc, the maker of computer-aided design (CAD) software, cut its full-year profit and revenue forecast for the second time this year, sending its … More »CAD software maker Autodesk's forecast disappoints

    (Reuters) - Autodesk Inc, the maker of computer-aided design (CAD) software, cut its full-year profit and revenue forecast for the second time this year, sending its shares down 7 percent. Autodesk also reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue as its licensing revenue declined because of the company's shift to a …

  • A most popular Instagram page is displayed on a mobile device screen in Pasadena

    By Yasmeen Abutaleb SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Instagram has added new layout options in addition to its signature square for pictures and videos in a bid to attract more advertisers and to stop users defecting to more flexible services such as Snapchat. The move is the first major alteration to the photo-sharing, social …

  • FILE - In this July 29, 2013, photo, a Sprint logo is displayed on a smart phone in Montpelier, Vt. Sprint is offering DirecTV customers one free year of cellphone service in a bold move aimed at the satellite TV company’s new owner, AT&T. AT&T, which bought DirecTV for $48.5 billion in July, 2015, has been promoting a bundle that knocks $10 a month off a combined bill for video and wireless phone service. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)

    Sprint is offering DirecTV customers one free year of cellphone service in a bold move aimed at the satellite TV company's new owner, AT&T. AT&T, which bought DirecTV for $48.5 billion in July, has been promoting a bundle that knocks $10 a month off a combined bill for video and wireless phone service. For a single line, …

  • An Apple logo hangs above the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York City

    Apple Inc on Thursday invited journalists to a Sept. 9 event, where it is expected to unveil new iPhones and potentially a new version of its Apple TV set-top box. The email invitation includes a colorful Apple logo with the sentence "Hey Siri, give us a hint," referring to Apple's popular digital voice assistant. The …

  • (Reuters) - Britain's largest music copyright collective PRS for Music has sued SoundCloud for copyright infringement, saying the online audio-streaming firm did not agree on a licensing deal, the Financial Times reported. The newspaper said PRS for Music, which represents about 100,000 songwriters, composers and music …

  • Researchers have linked a sophisticated hacking scheme targeting Iranian dissidents and at least one freedom of expression activist back to Iran. A report released Thursday by the Citizen Lab at the University of Toronto's Munk School of Global Affairs describes how the hackers used text message and phone-based phishing …

  • FILE - In this April 10, 2015 file photo, a customer demonstrates Apple Watch at an Apple Store in Tokyo. A new report on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2015, estimates Apple shipped 3.6 million watches in the last quarter , more than some analysts have estimated and enough to change the competitive landscape for fitness bands and other wearable gadgets.(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

    A new report estimates Apple shipped 3.6 million watches in the last quarter — more than some analysts have estimated and enough to change the competitive landscape for fitness bands and other wearable gadgets. Apple shipped enough units of its new smartwatch to nearly overtake market leader FitBit in the last quarter, …

  • FILE - In this April 30, 2015 file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook responds to a question during a news conference at IBM Watson headquarters, in New York. Apple has announced plans for a new product event on Sept. 9 in San Francisco, where the giant tech company is expected to show off new iPhones and other gadgets. Invitations for the event were sent to reporters and analysts Thursday, Aug. 27. In usual fashion, Apple is only hinting at what to expect. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

    Apple has announced plans for a new product event on Sept. 9 in San Francisco, where the giant tech company is expected to show off new iPhones and other gadgets. Invitations sent to reporters and analysts on Thursday were headlined, "Hey Siri, give us a hint." Apple has previously said it plans to expand the capabilities …

  • Google rejected on Thursday a complaint by Europe's competition watchdog that the Internet giant is abusing its dominance in Web searches to promote its own products. The European Commission, the EU's executive body, alleged in April that Google has improperly favoured its shopping comparison service in its own search …

  • For the first time, a billion people used Facebook in a single day on Monday. CEO Mark Zuckerberg marked the occasion with a post on his Facebook page, saying that one out of seven people on Earth logged in to the social network to connect with their friends and family. The 1 billion figure is different from the daily …

  • Damage to a fibre optic cable has cut off telephone, internet and cable TV service to Fort Smith, N.W.T., says Northwestel, and there is no estimate yet when it will be fixed. The company says the telecommunications disruption includes data, long distance calling, cable TV, internet and wireless. Northwestel says the …

 
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