Ukraine's Yanukovich to hold talks on political crisis
13 Dec 2013, 6:25 am
KIEV (Reuters) - President Viktor Yanukovich, facing mass protests calling for his resignation, will hold talks on Friday on finding a way out of a political crisis that is weighing on Ukraine's weak economy.
ANKARA (Reuters) - Iran said on Friday that a new U.S. measure targeting companies and individuals for supporting its nuclear program violated the spirit of a nuclear deal reached with major powers in Geneva last month.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan should embrace nuclear power as an "important and fundamental" energy source, a government panel said on Friday, in advice that looks almost certain to be accepted, despite widespread anti-nuclear feeling after the Fukushima disaster.
BEIJING (Reuters) - Senior U.S. and Chinese officials will hold annual trade talks in Beijing next week, China's Foreign Ministry said on Friday, as the world's two largest economies try to iron out an array of long-held tensions.
Twerking. Snapping. Selfies: Yahoo’s 2013 Year In Review
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by Marissa Mayer, Yahoo CEO
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By Bart Stein, Product Manager, Mobile and Emerging Products
Just over a month ago we launched Yahoo Screen for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad with the goal of bringing a channel surfing experience to your fingertips. Today, we’re excited to brin
SND 35 Call for Entries: Mandela Categories Added
The SND35 Call for Entries has been updated to include breaking news and special news categories for work related to the passing of Nelson Mandela.
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The Call for Entries for the 35th annual Best of News Design Creative Competition is now available in pdf form, along with editable Entry and Tally & Payment forms. The Call has now been translated into Spanish and German as well. The entry deadline is Jan. 15, 2014, for U.S. entries, and Jan. 2
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Beyonc? drops surprise 'visual album' on iTunes, debuts 'Grown Woman' music video
Late Thursday night, Beyonc? released her fifth LP on iTunes in what is being billed as an "exclusive visual album," which has taken over the digital storefront's homepage on both Mac and iOS.
Web page saving, syncing and reading app Instapaper is free for limited time after being named "App of the Week," while popular note creation and syncing app Evernote gets updated with business card scanning, presentation mode and UI tweaks.
According to SMB email management company Intermedia, some 190,000 iPhones and iPads were activated on its network in the first ten months of 2013, grossly outpacing No. 2 Samsung's 29,000 activations.