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Oppo R5 Has Officially Become The World’s Thinnest Smartphone With 4.85 MM Thickness

By IBTimes AU

Oppo R5 is now called the world’s thinnest smartphone as it’s thickness is only 4.85 mm and it will be launched with a price tag of $499. (1:23 pm)

MORE TOPICS: RETAIL, SMARTPHONE, SONY

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, December 11, 2008.
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday October 24, 2014

By Comsec

Australian shares are rising for the eighth time in nine sessions and have completely made up for yesterday's pullback. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) is up 0.3 per cent or 19pts to 5388. If the gains are maintained this afternoon this will be the best week for local shares since mid-February. (Oct 24)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA, INDIA, NEW YORK, QANTAS

Victoria's Secret model Miranda Kerr checks her make-up backstage in preparation for the Victoria's Secret fashion show in Hollywood, California November 15, 2007.
Australian Federal Court Fines Reebok $350,000 & Orders Refunds For Shoe Endorsed By Miranda Kerr That Claims Unproven Health Benefits

By IBTimes AU

The 1-minute, 56-second advert by Australian model Miranda Kerr surely sold thousands of EasyTone sneakers for athletic shoe brand Reebok. However, an Australian Federal Court declared on Tuesday that the commercial made false claims that the shoe wa... (Oct 24)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, COURT, AUSTRALIA, HOLLYWOOD, LAWSUIT

Sundar Pinchai Speaks During His Keynote Address
Android Growing Rapidly in Apps, E-commerce and Advertising, CyanogenMod Eyes Android One

By IBTimes AU

Android has been steadily gaining ground in the e-commerce and advertising sector with Android One earning CyanogenMod’s attention. (Oct 21)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA, SMARTPHONE, ANDROID

Reddit mascots are displayed at the company's headquarters in San Francisco, California April 15, 2014. Reddit, a website with a retro-'90s look and space-alien mascot that tracks everything from online news to celebrity Q
Snappening: Subreddit Community Shares Hacked Nude Snapchat Photos

By IBTimes AU

A subreddit page dedicated to sharing the leaked nude images from messaging site Snapchat was created on message board Reddit after reports of the hacks came out on Oct 10. However, the board's Snappening community insisted it only discusses the leaked images. (Oct 17)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, KIM KARDASHIAN, CONGRESS

‘Mad Men’ Season 7 Update: Jon Hamm And Elisabeth Moss Talk Final Season

By IBTimes AU

Jon Hamm, who plays Don Draper in "Mad Men," has said that his girlfriend knows how "Mad Men" Season Finale is going to wrap up. (Oct 17)

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple event announcing the iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch at the Flint Center in Cupertino
Sprint Offers Existing Customers With iPhone 6 For $5 Per Month And iPhone 6 Plus For $10 Per Month

By IBTimes AU

Sprint is now offering the iPhone 6 for $5 per month and iPhone 6 Plus for $10 per month to loyal customers through Loyalty Service Credit plan. (Oct 15)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SMARTPHONE

A passenger reads the Daily Telegraph newspaper
Premier Mike Baird Condemned for Featuring on Daily Telegraph Commercial

By IBTimes AU

NSW Premier Mike Baird was criticised as he appeared on a Daily Telegraph commercial. (Oct 15)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, AUSTRALIA

Reddit mascots are displayed at the company's headquarters in San Francisco, California April 15, 2014. Reddit, a website with a retro-'90s look and space-alien mascot that tracks everything from online news to celebrity Q
Fappening 5 Features Nude Photo Leaks Of More Female Celebrities Such As Sahara Ray, Lauren O’Neil & Allegra Carpenter

By IBTimes AU

Barely a week after the fourth release of nude leaked photos of celebrities happened, the fifth edition of Fappening took place on Monday with more female celebrity victims. Among the known personalities whose naked images were posted on a sub-Reddit... (Oct 15)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, TWITTER, AUSTRALIA, FASHION WEEK, KIM KARDASHIAN

Three Models Of China's Xiaomi Mi Phones Are Pictured During Their Launch
Xiaomi Accused Of Sending Personal Data To Chinese Servers Without Users’ Consent

By IBTimes AU

Xiaomi has been accused by NCC of sharing personal data of the users to the Chinese servers (Oct 13)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, INDIA, SMARTPHONE