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Mobile phone customers prefer installment payment method
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Mobile phone customers prefer installment payment method

More than half of mobile phone transactions whose prices are over VND10 million (US$439) are purchased on installment...

Bkav invests $22m on smart phone
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Bkav invests $22m on smart phone

Bkav Technology Group has spent VND500 billion (nearly US$22,000) to research and produce the “Made-in-Viet Nam” Bphone...

Smart phone app launched to protect Son Tra Nature Reserve
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Smart phone app launched to protect Son Tra Nature Reserve

The Biodiversity Conservation Centre of GreenViet, an NGO in Da Nang, will launch a warning application for smart phone...

Vietnam develops an appetite for booking trips by phone
Business

Vietnam develops an appetite for booking trips by phone

'Travel expenditure in Vietnam will rise rapidly due to increasing disposable incomes and growing middle-class affluence.'

Vietnam develops a growing appetite for booking trips by phone
Business

Vietnam develops a growing appetite for booking trips by phone

'Travel expenditure in Vietnam will rise rapidly due to increasing disposable incomes and growing middle-class affluence.'

Da Nang updates tourism guide phone app
Travel

Da Nang updates tourism guide phone app

The Department of Tourism of the central city of Da Nang, on August 1, updated the Danang FantastiCity mobile phone application, which originally helps plan tours and find tourist information in

Is a Facebook phone in the works?
Business

Is a Facebook phone in the works?

En nexpress - Facebook could be working on a smartphone, according to paperwork recently spotted by cyber sleuths which the tech giant filed earlier this year.

Phone Reviews : Meizu M3 Max
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Phone Reviews : Meizu M3 Max

Meizu’s latest device, the M3 Max, embodies that trend, boasting a hefty 6.0-inch display. But does its performance under the hood match its giant look? We took the phone for a spin to find out.  

Italian court rules mobile phone caused brain tumour
Health

Italian court rules mobile phone caused brain tumour

Baomoi - ROME: In a potentially landmark case, an Italian court has ruled that excessive, work-related use of a mobile phone caused an executive to develop a benign brain tumour.

Chinese media falls for phony phone foil story about Trump
World

Chinese media falls for phony phone foil story about Trump

Yahoo News Published Saturday in The New Yorker, comedian Andy Borowitz’s humorous satirization of a paranoid president wrapping phones in tinfoil got picked up Tuesday by multiple Chinese news

Tet surge in cell-phone sales
Business

Tet surge in cell-phone sales

Vietnamnet - Mobile phone sales, which did not see the usual spike during last month’s festive season, seem set to surge in the run-up to the Lunar New Year (Tet).

Vietnam's mobile phone market recovers
Business

Vietnam's mobile phone market recovers

Vietnamnet - Mobile phone sales, which did not see the usual spike during last month’s festive season, seem set to surge in the run-up to Lunar New Year.

Canada says U.S. entitled to mobile phone search at border
World

Canada says U.S. entitled to mobile phone search at border

Yahoo News U.S. authorities are entitled to search the mobile devices of Canadians seeking to cross the border, a spokesman for Ralph Goodale, Canada's public safety minister, said on Saturday.

Honor 6X Looks Like 2017's Bargain Phone to Beat
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Honor 6X Looks Like 2017's Bargain Phone to Beat

Yahoo News - In 2016, Huawei produced some of our favorite budget and mid-range phones, including the affordable and feature packed Honor 5X and our favorite phone under $400, the Honor 8. Now, for

Finally, You Can Preheat Your Shower From a Phone
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Finally, You Can Preheat Your Shower From a Phone

Yahoo News - Gone are the days of having to test the temperature of your shower by sticking your hand in the stream! Now, you can get that perfect, precise temperature just by using your phone. The

The best apps you didn’t know you needed for your new Android phone
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The best apps you didn’t know you needed for your new Android phone

James Bareham Happy Holidays, and congrats on your brand new Android phone! If you’re here, you’re probably new to the platform. You may have just picked up a new Pixel, Galaxy S7 Edge, or even a One

The best games for your new iPhone, iPad, or Android phone
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The best games for your new iPhone, iPad, or Android phone

I won’t pretend to know what holidays mean for you, but for most, there’s a singularly shared experience: long flights and being far away from your PlayStation or Xbox. If you aren’t already an

Give a Vietnamese driver a phone. Tragedies happen
Politics

Give a Vietnamese driver a phone. Tragedies happen

In Vietnam, letting distracted driving go unpunished is an invitation for more disasters. Now new rules hope to change that.

Finnish phone app finds reindeer, helps to avoid road kill
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Finnish phone app finds reindeer, helps to avoid road kill

There's good news for Rudolph and his friends — an app is helping officials reduce the number of reindeer killed in traffic accidents in Finland. Some 300,000 reindeer freely wander the wilds of

Russia's Lavrov informs Kerry by phone about Moscow talks on Syria
World

Russia's Lavrov informs Kerry by phone about Moscow talks on Syria

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov informed U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in a telephone call about the results of talks in Moscow on Tuesday on the Syria crisis, the Russian foreign

Israel quizzes Arab MP over phone smuggling to jails
Politics

Israel quizzes Arab MP over phone smuggling to jails

Police questioned an Arab Israeli lawmaker Tuesday over accusations he smuggled mobile phones to Palestinian prisoners, allegations prompting right-wing politicians to call for his removal from

A filmmaker installed spyware on a decoy phone to spy on smartphone thieves
Tech

A filmmaker installed spyware on a decoy phone to spy on smartphone thieves

Dutch film student and former iPhone owner Anthony van der Meer experienced that awful feeling first-hand while having lunch in Amsterdam. Unsatisfied with the response from the Amsterdam police, who

Samsung Electronics likely to procure phone batteries from LG Chem: Chosun Ilbo
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Samsung Electronics likely to procure phone batteries from LG Chem: Chosun Ilbo

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is in talks with LG Chem Ltd to make it one of its smartphone battery suppliers, the Chosun Ilbo newspaper said on Monday - a move that would diversify its supplier base

Honor's new phone won't show notifications if it doesn't recognize who is holding it
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Honor's new phone won't show notifications if it doesn't recognize who is holding it

HonorHonor officially launched its Honor Magic phone in China this week and is billing it as a device from the future. I’ve got to say: it does look pretty future, but maybe it’s just the space

Chinese company TCL buys global rights to BlackBerry phone brand
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Chinese company TCL buys global rights to BlackBerry phone brand

BlackBerry has signed over (mostly) global rights to use its branding on phones to Chinese manufacturer TCL. The news follows an announcement by the Canadian company in September that it would stop