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Eurozone February inflation dips

Revised figure adds to worries about threat of deflation in the currency bloc where prices are falling in Cyprus, Greece and Portugal Asia homepage

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US adds 175,000 jobs in February

The US added 175,000 jobs in February, topping expectations, even as winter’s slush and frigid temperatures kept thousands of Americans from finding work Asia homepage

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Taiwan’s HTC February sales down 36.5 percent

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp posted a 36.5 percent fall in February sales from a year earlier. (Reporting by Faith Hung; Editing by Richard Pullin) Tech News Headlines – Yahoo News

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Ukraine revolution: Monday February 24 as it happened – Telegraph.co.uk

The Hindu Ukraine revolution: Monday February 24 as it happenedTelegraph.co.ukSenior EU envoy to arrive in Kiev · Britain offers cash to Kiev as the world watches Putin · US tells Russia to keep troops out of Ukraine · Mystery surrounds … Continue reading

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Syria to ship more chemicals out in February: Russia – AFP

AFP Syria to ship more chemicals out in February: RussiaAFPMoscow — Russia said Tuesday the Syrian government was poised to ship out a large stockpile of chemical weapons before the end of the month and downplayed concerns Damascus was falling … Continue reading

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Samsung Electronics to unveil latest Galaxy smartphone in late February

Samsung Electronics Co will unveil a new version of its flagship Galaxy S smartphone this month, but expectations are low that features such as a bigger screen will lead to a sharp jump in sales given intensifying competition. Samsung sent … Continue reading

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The best writing of the week, February 2

Why not take a break from the fire hose of Twitter and RSS and check out our weekly roundup of essential writing from around the web about technology, culture, media, and the future? Sure, it's one more thing you can … Continue reading

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Intel’s Dadi Perlmutter to step down in February

By Noel Randewich SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Intel Corp senior executive David Perlmutter, who developed technology that was key to the success of laptop personal computers, is leaving after 34 years at the chipmaker. Perlmutter, who was passed over by … Continue reading

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Nokia says Microsoft approached it for talks in February

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Microsoft's Chief Executive Steve Ballmer approached Nokia for an "open dialogue" for an acquisition in February this year, said the Finnish company's interim leader Risto Siilasmaa. Ballmer, who appeared at the same news conference, said the company … Continue reading

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iPhone again shows surprising market share growth in February

StatCounter’s February tracking results indicate that the iPhone’s global mobile OS market share continued the surprising growth it showed also in January. StatCounter’s trend data reflected disappointingly soft iOS market share in November and December, which dovetailed well with the … Continue reading

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