The iOS 8 mobile operating system will be available free for download to many iPhone and iPad models. -AFP
Its hike is the sharpest - a $5 increase from its current $38 basic plan. -My Paper
Hollywood star Robin Williams, who died August 11 and was a devoted video game fan, has made a subtle cameo in "World of Warcraft," as promised by gamemaker Blizzard Entertainment. -AFP
The two tech firms are showcasing high-tech gadgets that they have codeveloped with their global partners. -Korea Herald/ANN
Compared with the current iPhone 5s, it is rumored that the planned launch of a new phone by the tech giant will be a big improvement on the present version. -China Daily/ANN
Taking bribery through e-commerce channels, such as the WeChat "red envelope" and the prepaid e-card, is being put under the microscope in China's latest efforts to fight graft. -China...
Alibaba Group would pay S$19.8 million in legal fees to law firm Simpson Thacher and other attorneys who advised them on its upcoming IPO, six times what Facebook paid its counsel two years ago. -...
Users could pull and push objects that are not really there. -AFP
Investigators were digging Thursday to find who initiated and what was taken in an apparent intense hacker effort this month to penetrate the systems of US banks including JPMorgan Chase. -AFP
It will replace its chief executive as part of a major overhaul in the wake of its twin air tragedies this year. -ST