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China's Huawei expects $2 billion in 4G revenue this year

By Lee Chyen Yee SINGAPORE | Wed Sep 18, 2013 4:32am EDT SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies Co Ltd expects to take in more than $2 billion in revenues selling 4G gear this year as global carriers from China to Europe expand their networks, senior company executives said on Wednesday. Even though 4G LTE (long-term evolution) promises faster video streaming and...

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Alibaba to pre-install apps on China Telecom phones: source

By Paul Carsten BEIJING | Wed Sep 18, 2013 2:31am EDT BEIJING (Reuters) - Alibaba Group, whose plans to go public could value the company at over $100 billion, may soon have their apps pre-installed on China Telecom's mobile phones, said a source familiar with negotiations between the two firms. Alibaba signed a strategic agreement with China Telecom on Monday but d...

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Internet radio service Pandora prevails in license dispute

By Jonathan Stempel Tue Sep 17, 2013 10:29pm EDT (Reuters) - Pandora Media Inc has won a Manhattan federal court decision rejecting efforts by some music publishers to narrow a license that enables the largest U.S. Internet radio service to play their music. U.S. District Judge Denise Cote said an existing antitrust conse...

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EA's fast-rising sports games chief Wilson named as CEO

By Malathi Nayak SAN FRANCISCO | Tue Sep 17, 2013 9:45pm EDT SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Electronic Arts Inc named its sports and digital games division head Andrew Wilson as chief executive on Tuesday, appointing the 39-year-old with a strong track record in leading game development after a six-month search....

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Tesla enters race to build self-driving car

By Rory Carroll Tue Sep 17, 2013 9:18pm EDT (Reuters) - Electric car company Tesla Motors is working to produce a car capable of running on "auto-pilot" within the next three years, CEO Elon Musk said, joining tech giant Google and rival carmakers in the race to roll a driverless car into the market. The California-based company's autonomous car would allow the driver to han...

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Boeing unmanned plane has fifth flight

WASHINGTON | Tue Sep 17, 2013 8:14pm EDT WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An experimental high-altitude unmanned plane developed by Boeing Co completed a fifth flight on Saturday and may soon fly at 60,000 feet, a top Boeing executive said Tuesday. Boeing designed its "Phantom Eye" drone, which is powered by liquid hydrogen, to meet the U.S. military's demand for high altitude, persi...

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U.S. internet sales tax bill to follow seven principles

By Lisa Lambert WASHINGTON | Tue Sep 17, 2013 7:43pm EDT WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Legislation that the U.S. House of Representatives will soon take up on allowing states to tax online purchases will follow seven major principles, including keeping the system simple for small businesses and ensuring it will not lead to new taxes, sources present at talks on the matter ...

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Microsoft rushes out software fix to prevent browser attacks

By Jim Finkle Tue Sep 17, 2013 7:32pm EDT (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp released an emergency software fix for Internet Explorer on Tuesday after hackers exploited a security flaw in the popular Web browser to attack an unknown number of users. The software maker said on its website it released the software, known as a "Fix It," as an emergency measure to protect customers afte...

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