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Samsung postpones launch of Tizen smartphone
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Samsung Electronics Co. says it is delaying sales of its first Tizen-powered smartphone....

UConn makes 3-D copies of antique instrument parts
STORRS, Conn. (AP) -- Researchers at the University of Connecticut are using medical technology to breathe new life into some antique musical instruments....

Professors object to FAA restrictions on drone use
WASHINGTON (AP) -- University and college professors are complaining that government restrictions on the use of small drones are likely to stifle academic research....

Cellphone unlocking set to become legal again
NEW YORK (AP) -- Congress passed a bill Friday that makes it legal to "unlock" cellphones so the devices can -at least in some instances- be used on other carriers....

Lyft says it's starting New York City service
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The on-demand ride-sharing app Lyft planned to start limited service in New York City on Friday night after reaching agreement with officials to resolve regulatory issues that prompted a lawsuit by the state....

Report: China to declare Qualcomm a monopoly
BEIJING (AP) -- Chinese regulators have concluded Qualcomm Inc., one of the biggest makers of chips used in mobile devices, has a monopoly, a government newspaper reported Friday....

BSkyB to create multinational European TV network
LONDON (AP) -- London-based pay TV network BSkyB has agreed to take control of its sister companies in Italy and Germany, creating a multinational European broadcaster. The deal could have a wider impact on the media industry, giving Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox a cash boost to potentially revive its attempt to buy Time Warner....

Comic-Con gets first look at 'Mockingjay' trailer
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The trailer for the next film in the popular "Hunger Games" series is making its premiere at Comic-Con....

Amazon shares fall on 2Q loss
SEATTLE (AP) -- Shares of Amazon.com Inc. fell Thursday after the e-commerce retailer reported a deeper-than-expected second quarter loss as expenses outpaced a surge in revenue....

Amazon worker piloted drone around Space Needle
SEATTLE (AP) -- An Amazon.com employee from out of town was the operator of a drone that buzzed the Seattle Space Needle this week, police said....

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