Samsung Galaxy S5: Company Highlights Accessibility Features Of Its New Flagship Phone

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After explaining the 10 hidden features of the new Galaxy S5 smartphone last week, Samsung Electronics Co. (KRX:005935) took to its official blog on Monday to highlight the new accessibility features of its latest flagship smartphone, which was released globally on April 11.

Russia Blames Ukrainian Nationalists For Attack On Slaviansk In Eastern Ukraine, Which Killed 3 People

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Update as of 6:37 a.m. EDT: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused Ukraine's interim government of not honoring the deal arrived at last week in Geneva, BBC reported.

"Extremists are calling the tune," Lavrov reportedly said, condemning a shooting on Sunday near Slaviansk, in eastern Ukraine, which claimed the lives of 3 people and criticized the protests in the capital city, according to BBC. Lavrov also reportedly accused Ukraine of not acting to disarm right-wing nationalist groups.

Facebook’s Ad Network For Mobile Devices To be Reportedly Launched By End Of This Month

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Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) could soon launch its own advertising network for mobile devices, following other technology giants such as Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) and Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO), a new report said on Sunday.

According to a report from Re/code, Facebook is expected to launch the ad network at its F8 developer conference in San Francisco on April 30. However, the social networking giant is yet to publicly acknowledge the plans. 

Shinzo Abe Sends Traditional Offering to Yasukuni Shrine Leading To Criticism From China and South Korea

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has yet again stirred controversy in east Asia by sending a ritual offering to the Yasukuni Shrine, which is viewed as a symbol of Japanese militarism, straining relations with neighbors China and South Korea.

US Stock Futures Point To Positive Open; Earnings From Majors Such As Halliburton, Hasbro, Kimberly Clark, Netflix And SunTrust In Focus

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U.S. stock indexes look set to begin the new week on a positive note following a successful week, which saw stocks gain more than 2 percent.

Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average were up 0.09 percent while futures on the S&P 500 were up 0.09 percent and those on the Nasdaq were up 0.19 percent. On Thursday, the Dow slipped 0.1 percent while the S&P 500 gained 0.14 percent and the Nasdaq rose 0.23 percent.

Android 4.4.2 KitKat For Samsung Galaxy Note 3 LTE SM-N9005: How To Install It Using Omega Custom ROM [Tutorial]

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The international LTE variant of Samsung Electronics Co.’s (KRX:005935) Galaxy Note 3, with the model number SM-N9005, can now be updated to Android 4.4.2 KitKat by installing the new Omega custom ROM, which is based on the official XXUENA6 Android 4.4.2 firmware released for the device.

The Omega ROM, which brings many new features to the smartphone, is not an official release by Samsung, so users need to root their device before flashing the firmware. The device is also required to have a custom recovery such as ClockworkMod to flash the ROM zip.

Sherpa Guides Demand Changes After Deadliest Day On Mount Everest

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The Nepalese government will consider canceling all expeditions up Mount Everest for the remainder of the 2014 season out of respect for the 13 Sherpa guides who lost their lives early Friday morning in the deadliest single day on the world’s highest peak. The announcement Sunday came as rescue teams said they’d abandoned their search for three more Sherpas believed to have been swept away with the others in a sudden avalanche sparked by falling ice at 5,800 meters (19,000 feet).

Japan Export Growth Slows In Warning About Overseas Demand

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(Reuters) - Japan's annual export growth slowed sharply in March due to weaker shipments to China, casting doubt that a recovery in external demand could help offset the impact of the April 1 sales tax hike.

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Rumors: Device Could Feature Flexible 3-Sided ‘Youm’ Display

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Samsung Electronics Co.’s (KRX:005935) upcoming Galaxy Note 4, the next-generation version of the company’s flagship Note series, is rumored to feature a new three-sided flexible display.

Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Earnings Preview: Q1 2014 Profits Soar With NBC Sochi Coverage, Broadband Demand

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Comcast Comcast CEO Brian Roberts speaks at his keynote address at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada January 8, 2008.  Reuters/Rick Wilking