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Facebook unveils Internet app, starting in Zambia

04 August, 2014

NEW YORK: Facebook on Thursday unveiled an app to allow people around the world with mobile phones but no Internet access to access online services for health, education and basic communications.

The Internet.org app is being released first in Zambia, and is to be rolled out in other countries where Internet access is lacking or unaffordable, Facebook said.

"Over 85 percent of the world´s population lives in areas with existing cellular coverage, yet only about ... read more


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Microsoft sues Samsung over breach of contract

NEW YORK: Microsoft on Friday fired a legal salvo at long-time partner Samsung, accusing the South Korean giant of breaching a contract over licensing of technology used in the competitive smartphone market.

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