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Sony wooing Japanese to PS4 with Dragon Quest

By Tue, Sep 02, 2014 11:41AM UTC PlayStation 4. Pic: AP.

TOKYO (AP) — Sony is trying to woo Japanese game fans to the PlayStation 4 home console that went on sale in November in the U.S. and Europe, but didn’t arrive at stores here until February.

State-owned Burmese telecom lowers prices in face of outside competition

By Tue, Aug 26, 2014 12:31PM UTC Ooredoo Myanmar launched services in Burma on Aug. 15. Photo courtesy Ooredoo Myanmar

A state-owned telecom in Burma will start a price war with Ooredoo, the Qatari company that launched services in Burma earlier this month, Eleven Myanmar reported.

Sony’s PlayStation Network hit by online attack

By Tue, Aug 26, 2014 6:59AM UTC PlayStation 4. Pic: AP.

TOKYO (AP) — Sony says its PlayStation Network service for video games was unusable from Sunday until Monday afternoon after being flooded by an online attack.

Ooredoo launches mobile services in Burma; Telenor to follow next month

By Thu, Aug 21, 2014 1:05PM UTC Ooredoo Myanmar held a special press event ahead of their commercial launch in Burma. From left to right: U Myint Zaw, National Sales Director at Ooredoo Myanmar; Ross Cormack, CEO of Ooredoo Myanmar; David Abel, Chief Mentor of Ooredoo Myanmar; U Myat Hein, Union Minister, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology; Dr. Nasser Marafih, CEO of Ooredoo. Pic: Courtesy Ooredoo Myanmar

Foreign telecoms Ooredoo and Telenor will soon both be up and running in Burma. Ooredoo launched its commercial services in Burma on Aug. 15, making good on its promise to provide fast, reliable Internet and mobile services to the largely unconnected population. Telenor plans to roll out its offerings toward the end of September.

Web marketer stands trial amid China crackdown

By Sat, Aug 16, 2014 2:54PM UTC Pic: AP.

BEIJING (AP) — The founder of a web marketing company has pleaded guilty in a Beijing court to helping delete Internet posts and spreading false information to make money and gain followers. The trial comes as Chinese authorities conduct a crackdown on online expression.

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