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iPhone 5 pre-orders top record 2 million in first 24 hours


September 18th, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by BNO News
CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Apple received more than two million orders for its new iPhone 5 during the first 24 hours of pre-orders, exceeding the initial supply and more than double ... Read more...

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Amazon introduces new Kindle e-reader, HD tablet


September 7th, 2012 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Sep 7 (IANS) Online retail giant Amazon Thursday introduced a new suite of its Kindle devices, from e-reader Kindle Paperwhite with front-lit display to 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD ... Read more...

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Lenovo unveils new generation laptops


August 9th, 2012 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 9 (IANS) Chinese PC giant Lenovo has unveiled a new generation of light-weight ThinkPads at the Museum of Modern Art in New York.In an event to celebrate ... Read more...

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Smartphones to have computing power of desktops


July 17th, 2012 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, July 17 (IANS) Battery operated mobile devices like smartphones and tablets are still lagging behind laptops and desktops in sheer computing power, thanks to their negligible RAM (random ... Read more...

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Free applications drain smartphones of energy


April 5th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 5 (IANS) Beware of seemingly harmless free applications (apps) -- they could be draining your smartphone of 75 percent of its energy, just tracking your location and ... Read more...

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New iPad tops tablet ratings


April 3rd, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 3 (IANS) Apple's new iPad has scored the highest ratings among tablet devices in the market, says a survey by US magazine Consumer Reports."Performance on the new iPad ... Read more...

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A mobile phone with a battery life of 15 years!


January 10th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) SpareOne's mobile phone comes with a battery life of 15 years, whether you charge it or not and is designed for emergencies.It runs on one AA ... Read more...

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Lava mobile to invest $5 million in Nigeria


December 22nd, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Mobile handset manufacturer Lava Thursday said that it will invest $5 million in the coming fiscal to develop service centres and brand building in Nigeria, ... Read more...

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Hyundai launches LPG variant of hatchback i10


November 22nd, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Automobile major Hyundai Motor Tuesday launched a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) powered variant of its hatchback i10 priced between Rs.416,144 and Rs.430,659 (ex-showroom Delhi)."The ... Read more...

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Motorola launches slimmer Razr for Rs.33,990


November 21st, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 21 (IANS) Mobile handset manufacturer Motorola Monday launched a slimmer version of its best-selling smartphone -- Razr -- in India. Priced at Rs.35,990, the best buy price ... Read more...

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HP unveils tablet


November 4th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Nov 4 (IANS) Hewlett-Packard Co. (HP) Thursday introduced its Slate 2 Tablet PC, a business-targeted tablet computer running Windows operating system. Looking like the previous version, Slate 2, ... Read more...

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New material alginate to boost battery life


September 11th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) Scientists have extracted a promising new material, alginate, which can boost battery life.Researchers from the Clemson University and the Georgia Institute of Technology have extracted the ... Read more...

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Taiwanese computer firm to launch low cost tablets in India


August 4th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Taiwanese computer firm MSI said it would launch low cost tablets starting Rs.13,999 in the Indian market from Friday.The tablet series - Enjoy - will ... Read more...

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A third of US lines up to buy yet-to-come iPhone 5


July 29th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) More than a third of consumers in the US are planning to buy the iPhone 5 even though no release date has yet been finalised, says ... Read more...

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Green energy to slash power use of computers


June 1st, 2011 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 1 (IANS) Many experts are looking to slash soaring energy use by ever more powerful computers, data centres and mobile devices.University of Washington researchers have created a system, ... Read more...

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Apple iPad 2 hits Indian market


April 29th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) PC maker Apple said its much awaited Apple iPad 2 will finally hit the Indian market Friday."iPad 2 will be available at select Apple authorised retailers ... Read more...

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Vodafone launches mobile wi-fi device


March 14th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Telecom service provider Vodafone Essar Monday launched its mobile wi-fi device - Vodafone R201 - in India, which can be used by five users simultaneously ... Read more...

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New design extends battery life in e-devices


March 11th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 11 (IANS) An ultra-low-power digital memory, that is not only faster but uses 100 times less energy than similar devices, could give future devices much longer battery life."I ... Read more...

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Mobile battery life could last months thanks to nanotechnology


March 11th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Have you ever dreamt of owning mobile devices that run for months rather than days without charging? Well, your wish may soon be granted - thanks to nanotechnology.Researchers ... Read more...

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Chip could open way to lighter laptops, smarter phones


February 28th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 28 (IANS) There was a time when a laptop weighing five kg was sold, a mobile phone was larger than a pocket and an iPod played only music. But now ... Read more...

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Sprint Echo The Dual Screen Smart Phone Launched


February 8th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sprint Nextel Corp. a leading mobile services operator on Monday took the veil off a new smart phone with dual screens named Echo. A screen ... Read more...

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Apple Launches iPhone On Verizon, AT&T Retorts


January 12th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Verizon is hogging all the limelight after announcing the launch of Apple iPhone on its network in USA but that does not mean AT&T its arch ... Read more...

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Apple iPhone 5 Speculations Running Riot


January 12th, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Even before Apple could launch the first CDMA version of iPhone on the network of Verizon the rumors of the next generation iPhone aka iPhone 5 ... Read more...

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Advent Eclipse Laptop Ideal For Budget Users


November 28th, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are a lot of laptop models in the market nowadays but not all of them are fit for portable computing. It is hard to come ... Read more...

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World’s Simplest Mobile ‘John’s Phone’ Only Makes Calls


November 16th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The world’s simplest mobile phone has been introduced by the Dutch, and it has only one function - to make phone calls.That’s right, this phone does not give ... Read more...

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Mobile that only makes calls may end baffled smartphone users’ woes


November 16th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 16 (ANI): In the age of multi-function smartphones, a Dutch advertising agency has launched a mobile just to make and receive calls.The no-frills 'John's Phone' can't follow Twitter feeds ... Read more...

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A mobile phone that only makes calls, nothing else


November 16th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 16 (IANS) If multi-function phones leave you dazed, here's the answer -- a mobile phone that just makes calls and does nothing else has been developed. No MP3, no apps ... Read more...

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Soon: Electric cars that get charged without electricity!


November 11th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): A Kiwi firm has developed a technology that can charge an electric car with the help of magnetic fields.Though it's not the first time someone has discovered wireless ... Read more...

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Nokia E5 launched in India


October 6th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Mobile handsets manufacturer Nokia Wednesday launched Nokia E5, its latest addition to the Nokia Eseries range, in the Indian market.Priced at Rs.12,699, the handset with Symbian ... Read more...

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How to buy an Ebook reader


September 25th, 2010 - 7:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 25, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): If you are a book worm you must have felt the urge to buy eBook reader at one point of time or the other. The eBook ... Read more...

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Lenovo ThinkPad T-410 best business notebooks


September 23rd, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): ThinkPad notebooks are considered the Rolls Royce among laptops because they offer the perfect combination of reliability and performance to serious business users. There is a ... Read more...

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HTC Aria, is the new Sleek Smartphone


September 23rd, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): HTC Aria is a bit different from the other smartphones, it is slimmer than its bulkier cousins and still gets the job done. If you are ... Read more...

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Asus Eee PC 1215 N breaks new frontiers


September 23rd, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Asus is one of the biggest notebook manufacturers in the market and they constantly introduce new products to stay on top of the game. Asus Eee PC ... Read more...

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New Indian e-book reader offers 200,000 titles


September 21st, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Bangalore-based digital publisher EC Media International has unveiled its e-book reader Wink which allows users to read in 15 languages and makes available 200,000 titles to choose ... Read more...

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Intel’s Sandy Bridge chipset ‘to revolutionise PC market’


September 14th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 14 (ANI): The world's biggest chipmaker, Intel, is set to shake up the PC market with its new chipset, code-named Sandy Bridge.Sandy Bridge is Intel's first architecture to merge a ... Read more...

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