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Apple's new iPads sport modest upgrades but short on 'wow'

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Apple Inc's (AAPL.O) faster, slimmer iPads come with modest improvements, such as a fingerprint sensor, but some analysts say it offers few other features to wow consumers

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Twitter lets users stream music, audio via SoundCloud tie-up
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In 2007, Nokia accounted for more than 40 per cent of mobile-phone sales worldwide. But consumers’ preferences were already shifting toward touch-screen smartphones

Google tests waters for potential ultra-fast wireless service
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