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Hong Kong protest leaders arrested-student Facebook accounts

HONG KONG - Hong Kong student protest leaders Joshua Wong and Lester Shum were arrested on Wednesday as police cleared pro-democracy demonstrators from a site in the city's Mong Kok district, the Facebook accounts of two student groups said.

Intel's upscale bracelet has Google alerts, AT&T data plan

SAN FRANCISCO - Upcoming bracelets with technology from Intel Corp and design cues from fashion brand Opening Ceremony will connect the wearer with Facebook, Google and Yelp via an AT&T data plan without having to carry a smartphone.

Tech, 17 Nov 2014

Facebook service aimed at professionals to launch in a few months - source

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc's professional version of its social network aimed at businesses will launch in the next few months, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday. | Video

Tech, 17 Nov 2014

Facebook developing a professional website 'Facebook at Work' - FT

- Facebook Inc is secretly working on a new website called "Facebook at Work" that would allow users to keep their personal profile separate from their work profile, the Financial Times reported. | Video

Tech, 17 Nov 2014

Rocket Internet to launch another 10 start-ups in 2015

BERLIN - Rocket Internet, the global e-commerce investor, expects to launch at least another 10 start-ups in 2015 and said it would work more closely with Facebook on advertising.

Tech, 17 Nov 2014

Facebook developing a professional website "Facebook at Work"-FT

Nov 16 - Facebook Inc is secretly working on a new website called "Facebook at Work" that would allow users to keep their personal profile separate from their work profile, the Financial Times reported.

Regulatory News, 17 Nov 2014

Twitter considers crafting new apps, improving messaging

SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter Inc is considering creating additional mobile applications beyond its core messaging service and ways of making it easier for newcomers to use its service, as it vies with Facebook Inc and other social media for smartphone users.

Business, Tech, 12 Nov 2014

Special Report - The fighters of Iraq who answer to Iran

BAGHDAD - Among the thousands of militia fighters who flocked to northern Iraq to battle militant group Islamic State over the summer was Qais al-Khazali.

Iraq, World, Middle East 12 Nov 2014

Facebook says messenger service has half a billion users

- Social networking site Facebook Inc said its messaging service is being used by more than half a billion people, few months after it was separated from the main Facebook app. (http://bit.ly/1u1Xw4o)

Tech, 10 Nov 2014

Facebook launches Ebola charity donation button

- Facebook Inc said users would now have option to donate directly to various Ebola relief charities through a button at the top of their News Feeds.

Tech, 06 Nov 2014