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Hungry? China's food delivery apps bite into Yum revival

SHANGHAI - As China's economy stutters, growing numbers of diners on a budget are tapping into smartphone applications to snap up meal delivery deals, spelling big trouble for fast food chains like Yum Brands Inc's KFC and Pizza Hut.

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Apple Pay to expand to Starbucks, Chili's, KFC

HALF MOON BAY, Calif - Starbucks Corp coffee shops will begin accepting Apple Inc's mobile payment system in a pilot program starting this year, Apple Vice President Jennifer Bailey said on Thursday.

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Dell looks to EMC deal to boost corporate presence

- Dell Inc is in talks with banks to fund a takeover of data storage company EMC Corp, sources familiar with the matter said, as the world's No.3 PC maker looks to beef up its cloud-based offerings for corporate customers. | Video

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Apple removes some apps from online store over security concerns

- Apple Inc said on Thursday that it had removed "a few" applications from its App Store, expressing its concern that the security of some users' personal data could be compromised in certain circumstances.

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Sao Paulo mayor proposes regulations for Uber, avoiding ban

SAO PAULO - Sao Paulo will introduce new regulations to govern ride-sharing services such as Uber instead of backing an outright ban proposed by local Brazilian lawmakers, the mayor of South America's biggest city said on Thursday.

08 Oct 2015

Ride-hailing company Lyft partners with Hertz, Shell

SAN FRANCISCO - Lyft has partnered with Hertz Global Holdings Inc to offer rental cars to its drivers, the ride-hailing company said on Thursday.

08 Oct 2015