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Amazon launches upgraded Kindle e-reader

Amazon launches upgraded Kindle e-reader

NEW YORK — Amazon on Wednesday (June 22) unveiled an upgraded Kindle, aiming to boost its e-reader sales with a thinner, lighter device at a low price.

India clears path for Apple to open stores

India clears path for Apple to open stores

NEW DELHI — The gleaming glass atriums and blue-clad “geniuses” that herald the arrival of an Apple store could soon be landing in India, after the government cleared the way...

Bendable smartphones are coming

Bendable smartphones are coming

HONG KONG — A little-known startup in China is gunning to be the first to sell bendable smartphones this year, seeking to upstage Samsung Electronics, which has started to...

New iPhone is smaller in size and ambition

New iPhone is smaller in size and ambition

SAN FRANCISCO — New iPhone and iPad models likely to be unveiled Monday (March 21) are aimed at helping Apple keep momentum in the fast-evolving mobile device market.