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Supreme Court rules for Samsung in smartphone fight with Apple

The Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its big-money smartphone patent fight with Apple, throwing out an appeals court ruling that said the South Korean company had to pay a $399 million penalty to its American rival for copying key iPhone designs.

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New joystick enables drone flying with one hand

SEOUL A South Korean start-up company has developed a thumb joystick that allows users to fly a drone with one hand, replacing the traditional two-handed joystick. | Video

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Roper Technologies to buy software firm Deltek in $2.8 billion deal

IT services provider Roper Technologies Inc said it would buy business software company Deltek [THBVOK.UL] from private equity firm Thoma Bravo in a cash deal valued at $2.8 billion.

Deals 7:45am EST

GoDaddy to buy Host Europe for $1.82 billion

GoDaddy Inc , a U.S.-based website domain name provider, said on Tuesday it would buy peer Host Europe Group (HEG) for 1.69 billion euros ($1.82 billion), including debt, as it seeks to expand beyond the initial set-up of websites.

Deals, 11:01am EST

Alipay expands partnerships to tap Chinese travelers to Europe

BEIJING Alipay said Tuesday it has partnered with four more financial services providers in Europe, as it looks to tap into Chinese consumers traveling abroad, in a move that could help China's top online payments platform expand its global footprint nearly tenfold.

Deals, China 6:04am EST

KKR to buy majority stake in cybersecurity firm Optiv from Blackstone

Private equity firm KKR & Co said on Tuesday it would acquire a majority stake in cybersecurity company Optiv Security Inc, which is majority owned by Blackstone Group LP .

Deals, Cybersecurity 7:33am EST