3G Mobile Internet unavailable in North Korea

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Foreigners in North Korea no longer have access to the country’s 3G network, the country’s mobile phone provider said in a message sent to its subscribers in the country. North Koreans are unable to access outside uncensored Internet, except for on rare occasions, but foreign residents and visitors to the …

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Iran Officials Fearing spying on smartphones

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Iranian officials with access to classified information will be forbidden from using smartphones in connection with their work because of fears of espionage, a security official said Saturday. Such phones are not secure as “data entered on to them is backed up, cannot be removed and can be accessed,” Brigadier …

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iPhone 6s to Launch on September 25

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With at least a few months to go before Apple reveals its next iPhone models, a report citing the internal communications of a European mobile operator has tipped September 18 for the start of pre-orders, and September 25 for retail availability in the first wave of countries. Both those dates …

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Micromax not on top: Samsung disputes Canalys report with its own numbers

Earlier today, news broke out that Micromax had overtaken Samsung as the leading smartphone manufacturer in India. In a report, research firm Canalys said Micromax India accounted for 22 percent of smartphone shipped in India in the October-December quarter, ahead of Samsung’s 20 percent. In total, 21.6 million smartphones were …

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