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Selfie sticks could bring jail time in South Korea

That selfie stick in your hand. A harmless memory‑maker? Or a potentially chaos‑inducing electromagnetic radiation emitter?

Samsung Electronics shares up sharply on $2 billion share buyback plan

Shares of South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd opened sharply higher on Thursday on the...

Twitter in talks to buy Bieber-backed selfie app Shots: CNBC

Twitter Inc is in talks to buy Shots, a selfie photo‑sharing app, CNBC reported, citing a source close to the Justin Bieber‑backed company.

FTC settles ad allegations on PlayStation Vita gaming console

Sony Computer Entertainment America has agreed to settle allegations it misled consumers about features...

Google's latest: A spoon that steadies tremors

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Just in time for the holidays, Google is throwing its money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon. Of course...

Study reveals how much people understand Internet

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internet generation doesn't actually know much about how it works. A new Pew Research Center survey released Tuesday found...

Do you need to break the bank to get a good phone?

NEW YORK (AP) — It might seem as though everyone has an iPhone or Galaxy smartphone. But many customers are eschewing the best cameras and screens...

Square's point-of-sale service goes global

LONDON (AP) — Financial services startup Square is taking aim at cash registers across the globe, making its point‑of‑sale software...

Can robots help stop the Ebola outbreak?

The US military has enlisted a new germ‑killing weapon in the fight against Ebola -- a four‑wheeled robot that can disinfect a room in minutes...

Singapore to regulate taxi-booking apps Uber, GrabTaxi

Singapore said on Friday it plans to regulate fast‑growing third‑party taxi booking services like Uber and GrabTaxi for the first time, capping...