Sony cancels ‘The Interview’ Dec. 25 release

NEW YORK (AP) — Under the threat of terrorist attacks from hackers and with the nation’s largest multiplex chains pulling the film from its screens, Sony Pictures Entertainment took the unprecedented step of canceling the Dec. 25 release of the “The Interview.”

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BlackBerry launches Classic in last-ditch effort

NEW YORK (AP) — BlackBerry is returning to its roots with a new phone that features a traditional keyboard at a time when rival Apple and Android phones — and most smartphone customers — have embraced touch screens. With the Classic, BlackBerry

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Daily Deal: The Apple Watch Giveaway

Daily Deal: The Apple Watch Giveaway In today’s iLounge Deal we’re giving away an Apple Watch! One lucky entrant will receive a regular edition Apple Watch when the product is released early next year. To enter, simply submit your e-mail address on

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BlackBerry’s cross-platform enterprise solutions now feature 2-factor VPN, BBM Protected, and more

BlackBerry’s cross-platform enterprise solutions now feature 2-factor VPN, BBM Protected, and more BlackBerry’s further enhancing their enterprise standing with the release of cross-platform new management and productivity tools for BlackBerry, iPhone, and Android. The Secure Productivity bundle for businesses using BlackBerry Enterprise

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Theatre owners say cinemas may decide to delay Sony’s ‘The Interview’

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Movie theatre owners said Wednesday that individual theatres may delay viewing Sony Pictures’ North Korea parody “The Interview,” after threats from a hacking group that waged a massive cyber attack on the movie studio. “We look forward to

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Uber turns to Brussels in battle to gain ground in Europe

By Philip Blenkinsop BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Uber has taken its battle for acceptance in Europe to Brussels with a complaint against a French law, the first of what could become a series of challenges to EU member states reluctant to open their

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Uber turns to Brussels in battle to gain ground in Europe

By Philip Blenkinsop BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Uber has taken its battle for acceptance in Europe to Brussels with a complaint against a French law, the first of what could become a series of challenges to EU member states reluctant to open their

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BlackBerry woos keyboard loyalists with Classic device launch

By John McCrank NEW YORK (Reuters) – BlackBerry Ltd launched its long-awaited Classic device on Wednesday, a smartphone it hopes will help it win back market share and woo those still using older versions of its physical keyboard devices. The Waterloo, Ontario-based

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NYC premiere of Rogen film canceled as threats fly

NEW YORK (AP) — Threats of violence against movie theaters. The New York premiere of “The Interview” canceled. Leaks of thousands more private emails. Lawsuits by former employees that could cost tens of millions in damages. The fallout from the Sony Pictures

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Rocket Internet’s online food delivery service expands in southeast Europe

LONDON (Reuters) – Foodpanda, an online food delivery service backed by e-commerce investor Rocket Internet AG, said on Wednesday it is acquiring three companies in southeast Europe, the latest in a string of deals as it seeks to expand worldwide. Foodpanda said

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