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Amazon.com builds brick-and-mortar presence with card-swiping device

By Deepa Seetharaman SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc unveiled a $ 10 credit-card reader and mobile app for brick-and-mortar businesses on Wednesday, marking the latest step by the U.S. online retailer to expand its presence in the physical world. … Continue reading

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Exclusive: SoftBank Capital invests in Kony; move will boost Kony’s Asia presence

By Nadia Damouni NEW YORK (Reuters) – The venture capital arm of Japan's SoftBank Corp is investing in enterprise mobile company Kony Inc, Kony said in a statement on Tuesday. SoftBank Capital will lead the $ 50 million financing round, … Continue reading

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Ericsson says Ciena deal will boost IP networks presence

Ericsson's agreement on Friday with Ciena for the development of joint transport solutions for IP-optical convergence will help Ericsson to reach its goal of becoming the No. 3 player within the IP networks market, an Ericsson spokesperson told Reuters. Ericsson, … Continue reading

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Idris Elba mines Mandela’s ‘commanding presence’ in biopic role

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – British actor Idris Elba will be the first to say that he doesn’t look like Nelson Mandela. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Dot London: City launches own domain to boost online presence

By Shadi Bushra LONDON (Reuters) – London will join a handful of cities launching their own internet domain names next year to build a greater online presence and promote the British capital, the mayor's office said on Friday. ICANN, the … Continue reading

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Army increases security presence following car bombs – The Daily Star

The Daily Star Army increases security presence following car bombsThe Daily StarBEIRUT: The Lebanese Army increased its security measures around Tripoli Sunday as volunteers began cleaning the debris of the car bombs that ripped through two mosques in the northern … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Church should develop media presence, says newly appointed … – Catholic Culture

Vietnamese Church should develop media presence, says newly appointed …Catholic CultureThe Vietnamese Church needs to improve its “means of communication and information,” said Bishop-elect Pierre Nguyen Van Vien, who will soon be ordained as an auxiliary for the Vinh diocese. … Continue reading

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After Google, Amazon to be grilled on UK tax presence

By Tom Bergin LONDON (Reuters) – Internet retailer Amazon.com Inc. will be called back to the British parliament to clarify how its activities in the UK justify its low corporate income tax bill, two lawmakers told Reuters. Amazon will follow … Continue reading

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Women directors growing presence at Tribeca Film Festival

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Women directors are making their mark at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival, crafting entries such as a psychological thriller about a person’s disappearance, a look at a same-sex couple’s rights and a story about sisters. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Apple plans to triple retail presence in India amid speculation of a cheaper iPhone

Apple (AAPL) looks like it’s making a more aggressive push into emerging markets as The Economic Times reports that the company will triple the number of exclusive stores in India by 2015. Exclusive Apple stores are different from the iconic company-owned … Continue reading

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