Apple Inc. (AAPL) has reached a preliminary agreement with China UnionPay Co. to introduce its new Apple Pay electronic payment service in China through China UnionPay's point-of-sales network, Bloomberg reported Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. According to the Bloomberg report,...

No more waiting till midnight to grab Cyber Monday deals, at least for customers of Walmart. The retail giant has announced it will offer all of its 2,000 deals for the big online shopping day on November 29, Sunday evening, at 8 p.m. Eastern Time. Walmart, in a statement said, Cyber Monday originally...

BlackFriday-malware-threat-112415.jpg Just as shoppers in the U.S. gear up for the holiday season, a cyber threat intelligence agency has warned that a sophisticated point-of-sale malware at a checkout terminal could become a major threat to retailers and shoppers. Holiday sales are expected to constitute nearly one fifth of the retail industry's annual sales of $3.2 trillion. Usually, online retailers offer big deals on Black Friday,

PhoneCharging-112315.jpg At last, there may be an end to the complaint of smartphone users about the quick drain of batteries. Oxford University has developed a new material that supports smartphone displays for several days, without using the batteries much.

facebook-breakup-112015.jpg Ending a relationship is stressful, painful and sometimes very awkward. Thankfully, Facebook has announced a new tool that will help breaking up more easier for couples. The new tool won't help with the actual breaking up part - that would still be a low thing to do on Facebook. But it will help with the aftermath.

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera is suing American Express Co. (AXP) in a statewide consumer protection action over anti-competitive and illegal merchant restraints alleged to be "responsible for billions of dollars in excessive and improper costs" borne directly by retailers and, indirectly,...

Sprint-111815.jpg In an attempt to lure customers, Sprint Corp. (S), the third largest U.S. wireless carrier, Wednesday announced that customers who switch from Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile will only have to pay half the price of their existing plans. The 50 percent off pricing remains valid until January 8, 2018 for...

googlePhotos-111815.jpg Google Photos is introducing bulk-delete facility that will help in freeing up space. The users can click on the "Free Up Space" button to remove all the backed up images from the device.

Bluetooth-111215.jpg Bluetooth, the wireless technology for transferring data within a short distance, aims to double its speed without increasing energy consumption.

google-navigation-111115.jpg In a highly helpful update, Google said users, while online, can download maps and other data and use it later even while they are offline.

MarkZuckerberg-Delhi-102815.jpg Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive of Facebook, while talking at Indian Institute of Technology in New Delhi on Wednesday said he will support net neutrality. He said it is an important principle and would support it in terms of regulations and building an open platform for any developer.

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