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Facebook-073014.jpg You're definitely going to like FB's  new  "save" button, which the social media giant has introduced as a feature for iOS, Android and the web. Not many of us have the time to explore many interesting links which could in time be pushed down among the crowded posts, and lost. No doubt, it is an arduous...

blackberrylogo-072914.jpg BlackBerry has acquired Secusmart, a German mobile security company. Secusmart specializes in high-security voice and data encryption solutions for governments, and telecommunications service providers. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

camera-072914.jpg Manything, an IFTTT channel, allows users to turn an iPhone, iPad or iPod into a security camera. The app can be placed in a home and turned on via motion detector, streaming live footage to a remote console.

Phablet-072914.jpg Phablet, a cute blend of smart phone and a tablet, is showing magnificent growth in market share in the recent quarters. Sales surveys project that phablet market will explode in next years and total shipment will exceed 120 million by 2018, from a mere 20 million in 2013.

Amazon3D-072814.jpg Amazon has rolled out its own 3D printing store to allow users to customize fashion accessories, toys and home decor at the e-tailer's website. Amazon customers can choose from over 200 print-on-demand products ranging from cufflinks to wallets. The customers can pick out the color, size, material...

Apple-Swell-072814.jpg Apple is nearing a purchase on Swell, the streaming internet talk radio/podcast app. According to several reports, the deal will be worth about $30 million. According to CNET, Apple will shut down Swell once it has completed the purchase.

ECB-072414.jpg The European Central Bank (ECB) has announced that email addresses and contact data have been stolen from its public ECB website. The database, said the ECB in a statement, is separate from its internal system, meaning no market sensitive data was compromised.

Zillow Inc. (Z) is seeking to buy rival Trulia Inc. (TRLA) in a move to combine the two popular real estate websites, Bloomberg reported Thursday, citing people with knowledge of the matter. Zillow could value Trulia at as much as $2 billion, and may pay about two-thirds of the purchase price with...

twitter-072414.jpg The release of Twitter's workforce diversity numbers reveal that it is run primarily by white males. Overall the company is split 70/30 in favor of men, while its tech sector is split 90/10 and its leadership sector split 79/21.

facebook-072314.jpg Social networking giant Facebook, Inc. said Wednesday after the markets closed that its second quarter profit more than doubled from last year, as revenue surged 61% amid strong growth in mobile advertising. The company's quarterly earnings per share, excluding items, also came in above analysts' expectations as did its quarterly revenue.

apple-072214.jpg Apple Inc. said Tuesday after the markets closed that its third quarter profit rose 12% from last year, as sales surged and margins improved amid strong sales of its iPhones and Mac computers. The company's quarterly earnings per share also came in above analysts' expectations, but its quarterly sales fell short of analysts' forecast.

XiaomiMi4-072214.jpg Chinese electronics company Xiaomi has rolled out its latest Android KitKat-powered Mi 4, a smart phone much similar in looks to iPhone. The phone was unveiled on Tuesday at an event held in Beijing.   The flagship Mi 4 comes with a 5-inch, 1080 pixel screen and incorporates quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon...

Search giant Yahoo!, Inc. (YHOO) agreed Monday to acquire mobile app analytics startup Flurry, Inc. in order to boost its mobile products offerings. The deal, reportedly valued at more than $200 million, will enable Yahoo to provide brands with more effective mobile advertising solutions. "Yahoo is...

JDcom-Alibaba-072114.jpg Chinese online retailer JD.com is entering the arena of consumer-to-consumer market platforms with the launch of eBay-like Paipai, to take on e-commerce giant Alibaba, who holds the largest market share in China. JD.com, which has the second biggest market share, aims to draw consumers by touting...

Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry Limited (BBRY, BB.TO) said Monday that it has appointed Marty Beard as the company's chief operating officer, with immediate effect. In the new position, Beard will be responsible for cross-functional organizations, including Marketing, BlackBerry 10 Application...