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“Samsung and Apple have agreed to drop all litigation between the two companies outside the US,” Samsung said in a statement.
August 6, 2014 - 23:21 GMT
When the lawsuits first started flying Samsung and Apple were the undisputed kings of the global smartphone market and their legal wrangles were seen as a fight for supremacy.

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LG G3 UX treatment
10:36 GMT
(press release)

From entry-level to premium, LG has been actively working to provide a consistent and uniform user experience (UX) across its entire mobile product lineup.

CommVault CEO Bob Hammer
09:55 GMT
(press release)

CommVault announced new Simpana cloud management capabilities and Simpana Solution Sets designed to transform how companies of all sizes protect, manage and maximize the value of business information amidst a rising tide of data and compliance requirements.

“Following consumer feedback, we’ve now taken this a step further by bringing our waterproof expertise to a mid-range smartphone for the first time with Xperia M2 Aqua,” he added.
04:55 GMT

Sony has announced the launch of what it dubs ‘world’s most waterproof phone’, the Xperia M2 Aqua, a variant of the mid-range Xperia M2.

August 20, 2014

A U.S. law called Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, or COPPA, imposes strict controls on the collection and use of information about children under 13.
21:08 GMT

Internet companies such as Google and Facebook Inc do not offer their services to children under 13, but it is tough to catch users who sign up by providing false information.

August 19, 2014

Acer Liquid leap family
10:18 GMT

Acer has expanded its presence in Pan America with the arrival of its Liquid smartphones in Mexico.

Samsung SMART CAMERA NX30
10:03 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics announced that the European Imaging and Sound Association (EISA) has awarded the company multiple awards.

August 18, 2014

VIBE Z2 Pro
09:52 GMT
(press release)

Lenovo today announced the launch of its smartphone portfolio for the first time in Kuwait, carefully designed to fit every style, personality and budget.

Apple is still allowing use of the two chemicals during the early production phases of its products — activities that primarily take place at hundreds of other factories besides the ones responsible for the final assembly of the devices.
04:55 GMT

Benzene is a carcinogen that can cause leukemia if not handled properly and n-hexane has been linked to nerve damage

August 17, 2014

Gore, 66, and Joel Hyatt, another former Current TV owner, accused Al Jazeera American Holdings I Inc. of fraud and breach of contract.
11:23 GMT

Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore sued Al Jazeera, claiming the satellite news provider owned by the Qatari royal family owes him and a partner $65 million.

ASUS
08:40 GMT

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced Maximus VII Impact, a Z97 chipset-based mini-ITX gaming motherboard ready for the latest 4th-, new 4th- and 5th-generation Intel Core processors.

Apple Inc. signaled Saturday that it would be expanding its retail operations to the Gulf, posting job ads for a range of positions in the United Arab Emirates.
04:55 GMT

With retail operations in just 16 countries, Apple offers a wider range of services and experiences in its official stores than are available from authorized and unauthorized resellers.

August 14, 2014

Lenovo
08:27 GMT
(press release)

Lenovo Group today reported results for its first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2014, with quarterly revenue of US$10.4 billion, an 18 percent increase year-over-year while quarter pre-tax income increased 22 percent year-over-year to US$264 million.

ASUS
06:58 GMT

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced Crossblade Ranger, the first AMD FM2+ motherboard to carry the revered ROG brand and packed with exclusive ROG technologies and game-boosting features.

August 13, 2014

Awal IT Services
12:09 GMT
(press release)

AWAL IT Services, the leading IT services provider, recently organized a ceremony for its employees at the Executives Hotel in Riyadh.

Khareef
11:13 GMT

As Main Sponsor of the Salalah Tourism Festival, Nawras has seen over 20,000 customers to date visiting their high-profile stand.