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Facebook's 'Like' button set to get more emotive

- Like it or not, Facebook Inc's trademark "Like" button is set to get more expressive.

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Hackers in China, South Korea, Germany targeted Clinton's server: AP

WASHINGTON - Computer hackers in China, South Korea and Germany tried to attack Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's private email server after she left the U.S. State Department in February 2013, the Associated Press reported on Thursday.

Big Cisco bet on France offers relief from Air France fiasco

PARIS - Still reeling from front page images of shirtless Air France executives fleeing angry workers, the French government got a welcome boost on Thursday for its campaign to attract foreign investment from U.S. tech group Cisco.

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Smaller U.S. businesses fear freeze from EU privacy ruling

SAN FRANCISCO/BRUSSELS - U.S. businesses from online coupon company RetailMeNot Inc to security software company Symantec Corp said a European change to rules governing transatlantic personal data transfers would hurt U.S. companies and called for a quick fix.

07 Oct 2015

Sony cuts U.S. prices for PlayStation 4 ahead of holiday season

TOKYO - Sony Corp said it was cutting the price of its PlayStation 4 videogame console to around $350 from $400 to boost sales ahead of the year-end holiday season.

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China's Meituan, Dianping merging to form dominant O2O player

BEIJING/HONG KONG - China's two biggest online-to-offline (O2O) service providers, backed separately by rivals Alibaba Group Holding and Tencent Holdings, announced a merger, as Internet firms join forces to prosper in a highly competitive market.

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