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November 19, 2018 11:08 AM China's Xiaomi swings to net profit in third-quarter on robust sales in India, Europe

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc said on Monday it swung to a net profit in the third quarter, beating analyst estimates, driven by robust sales in India and Europe. Profit for the three months through September reached 2.48 billion yuan ($357.23 million), versus an 11 billion yuan loss in the same period a year earlier. That compared 113

November 19, 2018 4:00 AM Google-Temasek study sees $240 billion Southeast Asia internet economy by 2025

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Southeast Asia’s internet economy is expected to exceed $240 billion by 2025, a joint study by Google and Temasek Holdings showed, a fifth more than previously estimated, as more consumers use their smartphones to go online. The study, first published in 2016, encompasses ride-hailing, e-commerce, online travel and online media 107

November 7, 2018 11:16 PM Comcast plans to roll out new video-streaming device: source

(Reuters) - Comcast Corp (CMCSA.O) is planning to launch a product that will allow its broadband subscribers to aggregate some video streaming applications, including Netflix, Amazon Prime and YouTube, according to a source familiar with the matter. The product, set to be launched next year, will come with a voice-activated remote and will first be a set-top 131

October 16, 2018 5:25 PM Google Will Charge Phone Makers to Pre-Install Apps in Europe

The shift to fees is part of Google’s plan to comply with the EU’s $5 billion antitrust decision in July For phone makers selling devices in Europe, Google-owned apps like Gmail, YouTube and Google Maps are about to get a new feature: a price. Alphabet Inc.’s Google said Tuesday that it will start charging device manufacturers license fees to pre-install 78

October 11, 2018 6:12 PM Facebook deletes Russian firm's accounts over alleged data scraping

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Facebook has disabled dozens of accounts and profiles belonging to Russian database provider SocialDataHub for what it termed the unauthorized collection of user information, the social media giant said on Thursday. Facebook said in a statement that SocialDataHub, which has previously provided analytical services to the Russian government 80

October 11, 2018 11:00 AM Google Chromecast is losing the TV battle to Roku, Amazon

The new Google logo is displayed at the Google headquarters on September 2, 2015 in Mountain View, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Google is doing great on handheld screens. It's dabbling in larger screens with its smart displays, and its Chromebooks are holding their own on even bigger screens. But on the biggest screen in the house 107

October 8, 2018 6:45 PM Google+ to shut down following bug that exposed 500K profiles

Google announced that it will shut down the consumer version of Google+ following the discovery of a bug that it opted to keep secret. (Google) Google today announced that it will shut down the consumer version of Google+ following the discovery of a bug that it opted to keep secret. In a blog post, the search giant framed the decision as one that makes 86

October 7, 2018 3:18 PM The Internet Gave Us Great TV—Now Where’s Our Great TV Guide?

The Golden Age of Television comes with too many apps and devices, and there aren’t enough tools to help you find and play the best shows Most nights, I settle on the couch about 8 p.m. looking for a TV show to watch. My options are preposterously good—this is the Golden Age of Television, after all. Yet there I am, futzing with remotes, launching apps and scrolling 79

October 4, 2018 7:24 AM Customer management software firm Glassbox raises $25 million

TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Glassbox, an Israeli provider of customer management technology, said on Thursday it raised $25 million in a round of financing led by Updata Partners, a software-focused growth equity firm based in Washington. Ibex Investors, CEIIF, the venture arm of CreditEase, and Gefen Capital also participated in the funding, which takes its total 75

September 28, 2018 8:58 PM JetBlue Joins Airlines Selling Basic Economy Tickets

No. 5 airline is under pressure from discount air carriers, rising fuel prices JetBlue Airways Corp. is introducing bare-bones economy fares to keep up with competition from discount air carriers and drum up sales as it faces rising labor and fuel costs. The No. 5 U.S. carrier by traffic has touted amenities like free WiFi and roomier coach seats as other 73