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Samsung Electronics delays South Korea re-start of Note 7 sales by three days

SEOUL Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Sunday it was delaying the start of new Galaxy Note 7 smartphone sales in South Korea by three days to Oct. 1, a move it says is needed for speedy completion of the ongoing recall in the country.

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SpaceX blast investigation suggests breach in oxygen tank's helium system

DALLAS A SpaceX rocket that burst into flames on its launch pad at the beginning of this month likely suffered a large breach in its upper-stage helium system, the company said on Friday.

Science Sep 23 2016

Facebook apologizes for overstating key ad metric

Facebook Inc on Friday apologized for an error in the way it measured a key metric of video viewership that significantly amplified users' viewing times on its platform.

Facebook Sep 23 2016

IBM, China UnionPay complete block chain pilot project on bank loyalty points

NEW YORK IBM said on Friday it completed a pilot project with Chinese credit card company China UnionPay that will facilitate the sharing of loyalty bonus points among banks using block chain technology.

Exclusive: Japan's antitrust watchdog considers action against Apple, carriers - sources

TOKYO Japanese regulators are considering taking action against Apple Inc over possible antitrust violations that may have helped it dominate the nation's smartphone sales, government sources said, a move that could hit the company's profit margins in one of its most profitable markets. | Video

Japan, Sep 23 2016

Trump Hotels settles with N.Y. Attorney General over data breaches

NEW YORK Trump International Hotels Management LLC agreed to pay $50,000 to settle with New York State over data breaches that exposed 70,000 credit card numbers and other personal information, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced on Friday.

Cybersecurity Sep 23 2016