Mobile Minutes: Line, Facebook, AT&T, Lenovo
App makes a stand against China messaging ban with cute merch
Despite being banned by the Chinese government, popular Japanese messaging app Line is making a stand by opening a pop-up shop in the heart of Beijing.
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Facebook to track users across devices to study shopping habits
Facebook will let advertisers track users among their electronic devices, a tool that may reignite privacy concerns.
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AT&T tries big discount on iPads as it seeks subscriber growth
Amid an industry wide effort to push tablets as smartphones approach the saturation point and subscriber growth stalls, AT&T Inc. is quietly beginning a promotion at its stores Wednesday to give customers a $200 discount on an iPad as long as they sign a two-year contract for the device and buy a new iPhone at full price.
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After China smartphone success, Lenovo plans leap forward overseas
China's Lenovo Group said first-quarter profit jumped 23 percent, beating estimates, as a surge in smartphone sales showed how quickly the world's biggest personal computer maker is transforming itself into a major player in mobile
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