consumer electronics

Sony to hike Notebook prices if rupee fall continues

June 8th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 8 (IANS) Consumer electronics major Sony, which raised prices of laptops and notebooks early this year, Friday said it would further hike prices after September if the rupee ... Read more...

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Gurdeep Singh new CEO of RComm’s wireless business

May 30th, 2012 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Reliance Communications has appointed Gurdeep Singh as president and chief executive officer (CEO) of its wireless business that provides mobile telephony services."Gurdeep with his extensive ... Read more...

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US online spending up

May 10th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) US online retail spending reached $44.3 billion in the first three months of this year, with help from shoppers using tablet computers to buy clothing and ... Read more...

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Samsung to acquire Sony stake in LCD joint venture

December 26th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) South Korean Samsung Electronics will buy Japanese Sony Corporation's stake in their joint liquid crystal display (LCD) venture for 1.08 trillion won ($939 million).The two ... Read more...

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Samsung India to expand Chennai facility at Rs.350 crore

November 3rd, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 3 (IANS) The Indian subsidiary of South Korean electronics major Samsung will expand its facility near here to make mobile phones and accessories, consumer electronics and information technology hardware at ... Read more...

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Light ‘better carrier of information compared to copper’

October 22nd, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): Optical signals fare better at carrying information across as compared to copper wires, according to a new study at Duke University.Engineers have designed and demonstrated microscopically small lasers ... Read more...

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Apple trademarks the phrase - ‘There’s an app for that’

October 12th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Oct 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Apple is known to have the taste for monopoly. Well, that might include phrases as well because the iPhone manufacturer is claiming the right to the ... Read more...

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T-Series laps up music rights of Salman Khan Starrer “My Love Story”

September 13th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): After the runaway success of the Dabangg album T-Series has now bagged the audio rights of Reel Life Production Pvt Ltd's "My Love Story" starring Salman Khan.The ... Read more...

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Google to play live interpreter using smartphones

September 7th, 2010 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 7 (DPA) Internet search giant Google unveiled new technology Tuesday that slowly interprets conversations between two people who do not speak the same language. The software was demonstrated during a presentation ... Read more...

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Sound Of Bollywood VOL 7 Launched

September 4th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): T - Series launched the "Sound of Bollywood Volume 7' It is a compilation of the most popular songs from the year's biggest movies.The album comprising ... Read more...

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Televisions outnumbering people in Oz households

July 19th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 19 (ANI): Owing to a decline of flat-screen prises and change in viewing habits, televisions are fast outnumbering people in the average Australian household, according to industry research group GfK.Experts ... Read more...

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E-books will take over print in 5 years, predicts Sony

June 3rd, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 3 (ANI): Sony has predicted that e-books will completely take over the print media in another five years."Within five years there will be more digital content sold than physical content. ... Read more...

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New laser to wipe out mosquitoes developed

February 18th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 18 (ANI): Experts have created a new laser system that zaps mosquitoes without harming other insects.Intellectual Ventures showcased the system that can allegedly distinguish between different insects and thus ... Read more...

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LG Electronics launches premium range products

October 8th, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Consumer electronics major LG has launched new products in the premium category in the Indian market. The company has launched four new models of side-by-side refrigerators, ... Read more...

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Sony incurs first net loss in 14 years

May 14th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, May 14 (DPA) Sony Corp suffered its first annual net loss in 14 years as the yen's rise against the dollar and harsh price competition amid the global economic downturn drove ... Read more...

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Now a TV with an inbuilt Quran

September 16th, 2008 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Sep 16 (IANS) A leading global consumer electronics major Tuesday launched what it claims to be the world's only television with the holy Quran built in.LG Electronics unveiled the new plasma ... Read more...

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Wipro to design semiconductor for NEC

February 13th, 2008 - 4:41 pm ICT by admin
By K G Vasuki Bangalore, Feb 13 (ANI): Wipro technologies, the global IT services division of Wipro, has inked an agreement with Japanese electronics giant, NEC Electronics Corporation to provide semiconductor design services. ... Read more...

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