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South Korea blocks Ashley Madison adultery website

As of 04/16/2014 1:26 PM
SEOUL -- South Korea has blocked the newly launched Korean version of the global adultery hook-up site Ashley Madison, saying Wednesday that it threatened family values in a country where marital infidelity is a crime. Full article

Why you shouldn't post selfies on vacation

As of 04/15/2014 9:52 PM
A police official warned people who will go out-of-town against posting their pictures and selfies online while still on vacation. Full article

Google spells out email scanning practices

As of 04/15/2014 1:53 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google Inc. updated its terms of service on Monday, informing users that their incoming and outgoing emails are automatically analyzed by software to create targeted ads. Full article

China's OPPO enters PH cellphone market

As of 04/15/2014 12:01 PM
MANILA -- China-based OPPO Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd officially entered the Philippine market by recently launching the OPPO Find 7, the flagship phone of the Find series. Full article

For selfies fans, Gionee introduces Elife E7

As of 04/13/2014 7:44 PM
MANILA - Mobile device maker Gionee Communication Equipment Ltd. Co. unveiled last week its new flagship phone, Elife E7. Full article

Samsung looks to life beyond smartphones

As of 04/13/2014 11:53 AM
SEOUL -- After years of record profit growth, tech giant Samsung Electronics looks to be at a commercial crossroads as it searches for a new growth driver to counter slowing sales of its phenomenally successful smartphones. Full article

Google Glass available in US as of April 15

As of 04/13/2014 11:47 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google will makes it controversial Internet-linked Glass eyewear available for purchase for a limited time in the United States beginning on April 15. Full article

Amazon to release smartphone later this year: report

As of 04/12/2014 11:15 PM
WASHINGTON - Amazon is preparing to release a smartphone in the second half of 2014, thrusting itself into a market already crowded with Apple and Samsung models, The Wall Street Journal reported. Full article

Israeli company demos 30-second battery charger

As of 04/10/2014 10:41 PM
There's one company that wants to come out with a device that charges your mobile phone in just half a minute. Full article

Aquino family stars in '2048' spin off version

As of 04/10/2014 10:38 PM
Aside from Candy Crush and other smartphone apps, there's another game "2048" started out as a browser game that challenges users to merge tiles of the same numbers and reach the highest number tile, 2048. Full article