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  • Milan, Italy
    Monday Sep 2, 2013

    Kaká

    Back to Milan

    Milan, Italy
    Monday Sep 2, 2013

    Milan confirmed that Kaká would join the club on 2 September 2013 from Real Madrid on a free transfer with only performance-related incentives owed to Madrid; after agreeing to personal terms, he signed a two-year contract.




  • New York, U.S.
    Monday Sep 2, 2013

    Vodafone

    Selling Version Wireless

    New York, U.S.
    Monday Sep 2, 2013

    On 2 September 2013, Vodafone announced it would be selling its 45% stake in Verizon Wireless to Verizon Communications for $US130 billion. With the proceeds from the deal, it announced a £19 billion Project Spring initiative to improve network quality in Europe and emerging markets, like India.




  • Finland
    Tuesday Sep 3, 2013

    Microsoft

    Nokia

    Finland
    Tuesday Sep 3, 2013

    On September 3, 2013, Microsoft agreed to buy Nokia's mobile unit for $7 billion.




  • Philippines, Vietnam, China
    Tuesday Sep 3, 2013

    Disasters with highest death tolls

    Typhoon Haiyan

    Philippines, Vietnam, China
    Tuesday Sep 3, 2013

    Typhoon Haiyan, known in the Philippines as Super Typhoon Yolanda, was one of the most powerful tropical cyclones ever recorded. On making landfall, Haiyan devastated portions of Southeast Asia, particularly the Philippines. It is the deadliest Philippine typhoon on record, killing at least 6,300 people in that country alone. In terms of JTWC-estimated 1-minute sustained winds, Haiyan is tied with Meranti for being the strongest landfalling tropical cyclone on record.




  • Anningzhuang Rd, Haidian District, Beijing, China
    Wednesday Sep 4, 2013

    Xiaomi

    First Smart TV

    Anningzhuang Rd, Haidian District, Beijing, China
    Wednesday Sep 4, 2013

    On 5 September 2013, Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun announced plans to launch an Android-based 47-inch 3D-capable Smart TV, which will be assembled by Sony TV manufacturer Wistron Corporation of Taiwan. The company explained the choice to take advantage of Wistron's skill as a supplier of Sony.




  • Cupertino, California, U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 18, 2013

    MacOS

    iOS 7

    Cupertino, California, U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 18, 2013

    Apple's new user interface design, using deep color saturation, text-only buttons, and a minimal, 'flat' interface, was debuted with iOS 7 in 2013.




  • South San Francisco, California, U.S.
    Thursday Sep 19, 2013

    Google LLC

    Google announced The Launch of Calico

    South San Francisco, California, U.S.
    Thursday Sep 19, 2013

    Google announced the launch of a new company, called Calico, on September 19, 2013, to be led by Apple, Inc. chairman Arthur Levinson. In the official public statement, Page explained that the "health and well-being" company would focus on "the challenge of ageing and associated diseases".


  • Germany
    Sunday Sep 22, 2013

    Angela Merkel

    2013 National Elections

    Germany
    Sunday Sep 22, 2013

    In the election of September 2013 the CDU/CSU parties emerged as winners, but formed another grand coalition with the SPD due to the FDP's failure to obtain the minimum of 5% of votes required to enter parliament.


  • Paris, France
    Tuesday Sep 24, 2013

    Zlatan Ibrahimović

    Ibrahimović Had Extended His Contract With PSG

    Paris, France
    Tuesday Sep 24, 2013

    On 24 September, it was announced that Ibrahimović had extended his contract with PSG, which would see him stay at the club until 2016.


  • Kadoma, Osaka, Japan
    Tuesday Sep 24, 2013

    Nintendo

    Panasonic stake purchase

    Kadoma, Osaka, Japan
    Tuesday Sep 24, 2013

    On 25 September 2013, Nintendo announced it had purchased a 28% stake in a Panasonic spin-off company called PUX Corporation. The company specializes in face and voice recognition technology, with which Nintendo intends to improve the usability of future game systems. Nintendo has also worked with this company in the past to create character recognition software for a Nintendo DS touchscreen. After announcing a 30% dive in profits for the April to December 2013 period, president Satoru Iwata announced he would take a 50% pay-cut, with other executives seeing reductions by 20%–30%.


  • London, England, United Kingdom
    Friday Sep 27, 2013

    James Bond

    Solo was published

    London, England, United Kingdom
    Friday Sep 27, 2013

    On 26 September 2013, Solo by William Boyd, set in 1969, was published.


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