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LG Electronics to help 1,000 Indians receive eye surgery

2018-04-18 freepressjournal.in
Seoul: South Korean electronics manufacturer LG Electronics on Wednesday said that it plans to help 1,000 visually impaired Indians receive surgery by the end of this year. The company, which first tapped the Indian market some 20 years ago, said it has already helped 300 Indians receive eye surgery free of charge under cooperation with Sankara Eye Hospital last year, Yonhap news agency reported.

 
Qualcomm's Revenues Might be Hit by Ban on Sales to ZTE

2018-04-17 zacks
In a deadly blow to QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM - Free Report) , the U.S. government has banned sale of components by American firms to Chinese telecom equipment maker, ZTE Corp. Share prices of most Silicon Valley suppliers took a beating on the news, with Qualcomm falling 1.7% to close at $54.77 as on Apr 16. Qualcomm’s improved and upgraded technologies are allowing companies to build new and updated products and services across the wireless ecosystem, thus better serving customers.

 
US strike on China's ZTE another blow for Qualcomm

2018-04-17 channelnewsasia
A move by the United States to ban American firms selling components to the Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp will also hit a target closer to home: Qualcomm Inc, a U.S. company that is a major supplier of chips for ZTE's phones.

 
U.S. strike on China's ZTE another blow for Qualcomm

2018-04-17 reuters
SHANGHAI/BEIJING (Reuters) - A move by the United States to ban American firms selling components to the Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp will also hit a target closer to home: Qualcomm Inc, a U.S. company that is a major supplier of chips for ZTE’s phones.

 
LG, Google Nexus phone defect leaves consumers stuck in an endless loop

2018-04-16 thestar
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Insights From Our March 2018 Visits To IT Hardware Makers In China/Taiwan/Japan

2018-04-11 seekingalpha
Silicon wafers to remain in short supply; Chinese chipmakers unfit to build mass-production lines in 2018.

 
LG the 25th most trusted brand in the world, according to survey

2018-04-11 technology.inquirer.net
LG Electronics celebrates another triumph as it captures the 25th position in “The 2018 Harris Poll Reputation Quotient® Rankings,” showcasing its premier positioning in the market as a highly reputable brand that is loved and trusted by global consumers. This recognition complements LG’s continued quest for developing ground-breaking innovations and a strong connection with its consumers in the Philippines and all over the world.

 
Cinedigm’s 24/7 ESports-Focused WHAM Network Launches on XUMO, Twitch, and The Web Today

2018-04-09 globenewswire
SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., April 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cinedigm (NASDAQ:CIDM) announced the launch of the free 24/7 digital-first gaming and esports-centered WHAM Network (WHAM), coming to XUMO, Twitch, and web and mobile devices beginning today, Monday, April 9. The launch is part of Cinedigm’s continued commitment to reshaping the traditional television experience by offering viewers a lineup highlighting both “lean-back” programming as well as curated on-demand content.

 
Vietnam first-quarter growth highest in a decade

2018-03-29 themalaymailonline
Vietnam’s economy saw its strongest first-quarter growth in a decade, according to data released. File picture shows a man arriving at a McDonald’s restaurant in Ho Chi Minh City, March 9, 2015. — Reuters picHANOI, March 29 — Vietnam’s economy saw its strongest first-quarter growth in a decade, data showed today, driven by a surge in electronics manufacturing and exports.

 
Vietnam economy grows at best rate in a decade

2018-03-29 channelnewsasia
HANOI: Vietnam's economy saw its strongest first-quarter growth in a decade, data showed on Thursday (Mar 29), driven by a surge in electronics manufacturing and exports.

 
How Facebook was able to siphon off phone call and text logs

2018-03-28 technology.inquirer.net
The news that Facebook’s Android app has been collecting call and text histories is yet another black eye for the social media giant. But just why was Facebook able to siphon off records of who its users were contacting — and when — in the first place?

 
How Google opened door to Facebook’s call, text collection

2018-03-27 thestar
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How Facebook took way more of your data than you thought it did by exploiting Android

2018-03-27 cbc.ca
The news that Facebook's Android app has been collecting call and text histories is yet another black eye for the social media giant. But just why was Facebook able to siphon off records of who its users were contacting — and when — in the first place?

 
How Facebook was able to siphon off phone call and text logs

2018-03-27 technology.inquirer.net
File – In this April 4, 2013 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg walks at the company’s headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook is having one of its worst weeks as a publicly traded company with a share sell-off continuing for a second day. Britain’s Commissioner Elizabeth Denham told the BBC that she was investigating Facebook and has asked the company not to pursue its own audit of Cambridge Analytica’s data use.

 
The Latest: LG says uncertain how to stop breaches of data

2018-03-27 nzherald.co.nz
A South Korean mobile device maker says the responsibility for protecting user privacy falls not just on one single company but on all players in the mobile industry.

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