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Huawei releases new Honor budget smartphone, to be sold online

BEIJING - Huawei Technologies Co Ltd launched on Tuesday the Honor 4C smartphone, the latest bid by the Chinese technology firm to gain market share in the highly competitive budget handset segment from domestic rivals such as Xiaomi Inc.

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With Nasdaq at records, investors ask what's next for tech

NEW YORK - When the Nasdaq Composite last hit record highs during the dotcom era, fund manager Walter Price struggled with justifying paying 400 times a company's earnings for rapid growth.

Money, 27 Apr 2015

Nokia denies return to phone manufacturing

HELSINKI - Finland's Nokia denied reports in Chinese media that it planned to return to manufacturing phones.

26 Apr 2015

Alibaba, China Telecom tie up to sell phones

SHANGHAI - Chinese e-commerce leader Alibaba Group Holding Ltd and state-owned China Telecom Corp Ltd have tied up to sell inexpensive smartphones aimed at boosting mobile commerce in smaller cities and rural areas.

25 Apr 2015

India's Ratan Tata buys stake in Chinese phone maker Xiaomi

MUMBAI - Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of the holding company of India's Tata conglomerate, has acquired a stake in Xiaomi Technology [XTC.UL], a deal that is likely to bolster the Chinese phone maker's presence in the world's third-largest smartphone market.

Deals 26 Apr 2015

EBay adds weight to Google's Brussels antitrust defense: FT

- EBay Inc Chief Executive John Donahoe has added weight to Google Inc's defense in an antitrust case, saying the two companies are direct competitors in online shopping, the Financial Times reported.

27 Apr 2015