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South Africa Studying Report on President Zuma’s Home Upgrade – Voice of America

Voice of America South Africa Studying Report on President Zuma's Home UpgradeVoice of AmericaSouth Africa's government is reviewing a report which stated that President Jacob Zuma “unduly” benefitted from a $ 23 million public-funded security upgrade to his Nkandla home, … Continue reading

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Rogers lets Canadians upgrade phones with no money down, plus a few catches

Where American carriers go, so goeth their Canadian counterparts. Rogers has revealed an upcoming Next program that, like its AT&T parallel, will let early adopters get new phones every 12 months for less cash than it would take using the … Continue reading

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Abenomics fuels Toyota profit upgrade

Weaker yen and stronger US sales push up first-half profit at Toyota, prompting the world’s largest carmarker to raise full-year expectations Asia homepage

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Don’t even bother trying to upgrade to Windows RT 8.1 today

If you're one of the few people who own a Windows RT tablet (don't all raise your hands at once, now), you just got a chunk of your Saturday back. Citing a "situation affecting a limited number of users updating … Continue reading

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Sprint promises savings from new early upgrade plan

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Sprint Corp on Friday joined its three biggest rivals in offering an early upgrade option for smartphones, and it promised savings greater than those available from its competitors. Sprint, the No. 3 U.S. mobile provider, will … Continue reading

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The New iPhones: Should You Upgrade?

The 5C will be a nice fit for many, but the iPhone 5S may have limited appeal, in part because of a rumor about the next iPhone. Tech News Headlines – Yahoo! News

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Survey: Half of current iPhone owners will upgrade to iPhone 5S or iPhone 5C immediately

There’s no question that people are excited about the iPhone announcements coming on September 10th, but the number of existing iPhone owners who are already prepared to upgrade might surprise you. In a survey of more than 4,000 current iPhone … Continue reading

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Fitch may upgrade Nokia debt rating after Microsoft deal

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Credit rating agency Fitch said it may upgrade Nokia's speculative-grade debt rating after the company announced the sale of its handset business to Microsoft. Fitch Ratings said it placed Nokia's senior unsecured ratings of "BB-" on "Ratings … Continue reading

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Major Wall Street firm holds off on BlackBerry 10 upgrade amid sale rumors

BlackBerry had better decide on whether it’s going to pursue any “strategic alternatives” pretty soon. Bloomberg reports that rumors of a potential sale of BlackBerry have spooked Morgan Stanley from upgrading its employees’ phones from BlackBerry 7 to BlackBerry 10. … Continue reading

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Verizon rules out service fee changes in new phone upgrade offer

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Verizon Wireless will allow customers who want frequent upgrades of their cellphones to pay for their mobile devices in installments, but the popularity of the new offering may be limited because the company has ruled out … Continue reading

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