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iPhone app tells you when to water your plants


May 20th, 2012 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) Now your garden plants need not die of neglect, thanks to an iPhone application that tells you when they need watering. The Koubachi Wi-fi plant sensor ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Apple’s new iPad launched in India


April 27th, 2012 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) Apple's new iPad, with a price tag of Rs.30,500-Rs.50,900, hit the Indian market Friday.The tablet features a new retina display, Apple's new A5X chip with ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Porn image shocks Thai lower house


April 19th, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, April 19 (IANS) Thai parliamentarians were in for a shock after a pornographic image flashed thrice on a plasma screen in the middle of a debate in the lower ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

‘Solar jacket’ lets Kindle last forever


April 4th, 2012 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) A solar Kindle case lets readers "top up" their gadget simply by leaving it in the sun.The case has a built-in solar panel and battery, which ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New Apple iPad in wi-fi trouble?


March 23rd, 2012 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) Apple's new iPad has trouble picking up and holding on to wi-fi signals, say users.A thread on Apple's official forums has 144 posts from angry users, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Mukherjee blames inflation on world economic crisis


December 9th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday presented a spirited defence of the government "constantly trying to fight price rise" and said the world economic situation ... Read more...

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Beetel launches Rs.9,999 tablet in India


August 17th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Bharti Enterprises group firm Beetel Teletech Wednesday launched its Beetel Magiq, an android 2.2 tablet worth Rs.9,999 for the Indian market.The device has a 7-inch ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Wanted a race in Bahrain as they have helped F1: Ecclestone


June 11th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 11 (IANS) The Bahrain Grand Prix is eventually off the 2011 Formula One (F1) calendar after a series of flip-flops by FI boss Bernie Ecclestone, who now says ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Gujarat High Court to go in for digitisation


May 3rd, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, May 2 (IANS) In a move to establish an upgraded information technology system, the Gujarat High Court administration has decided to digitise old orders and judgments.Official sources here said ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

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...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Apple denies tracking iPhone and iPad users’ locations


April 28th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 28 (ANI): Apple has denied secretly tracking the location of its iPhone and 3G iPad users amid a growing scandal over a hidden program that stores the data.In a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

iPhone ‘tracks location even if services are turned off’


April 25th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 25 (ANI): Disabling location services won't stop your iPhone from tracking and storing your location.According to a test conducted by The Wall Street Journal, the location data appear to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hero Honda’s March sales up 24 percent


April 1st, 2011 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Two-wheeler major Hero Honda Motors Ltd Friday reported a 24 percent rise in its sales for March - its highest-ever - at 515,852 units as ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Can’t get a date? Now create a hot (fake) girlfriend on Facebook!


March 29th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 29 (ANI): Do you want to change your 'single' status on Facebook to 'in a relationship'? Well, a new service is here to help you.A fake companion service, called ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Apple iPad available for Rs.27,900 in India


January 28th, 2011 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) After almost an year of its launch in the US, Apple Inc Friday introduced its iPad in the Indian market at a starting price of Rs.27,900. While ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sony unveils new handheld games console NGP


January 28th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Sony has unveiled a new handheld games console, which company bosses say they have officially named as the NGP or Next Generation Portable.The device was unveiled at a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chidambaram seeks apt mechanism for stable prices to check inflation


January 6th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 6 (ANI): Expressing concern over the high price of various commodities, Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram has said the government, does not have a magic wand to control ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Frostwire Available For Android Users Now


October 27th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The popularity of peer to peer file sharing cannot be denied and that explains why the fiasco over Limewire has prompted the P2P community to come ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

13-hour labour fails to keep mom away from tweeting!


September 21st, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 21 (ANI): A pregnant British mother could not stop herself from tweeting while undergoing natural childbirth.Fi StarStone, who runs a child-care advice website, posted constant updates during the 13-hour labour. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Now, cell phone that is as loud as vuvuzela


August 1st, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1 (ANI): Home and mobile phone manufacturer Amplicom has unveiled a new 'highphone' - a handset almost as loud as a vuvuzela, targeted at people who are hard of hearing.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Google cleared of grabbing personal data


July 30th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) Internet giant Google "did not grab" personal details but it happened "accidentally" when it was collecting data from wi-fi networks, Britain's top information office has said. The Information Commissioner ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Track child’s school progress on your mobile


June 16th, 2010 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Parents can now keep track of their children's progress at school as well as get regular updates and circulars through a new device. Pinnacle Teleservices Tuesday launched R-Fi, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

McDonald’s Stores To Undergo Makeover


April 15th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri London, Apr 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A McDonald's restaurant located at St Albans will be given a makeover this year. The fast food chain is planning to revamp a number of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Samsung launches Zipel e-Diary - the latest model of a fridge with internet


March 8th, 2010 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Seoul, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Samsung has launched the latest model of a fridge with Internet – Zipel e-Diary. It is said to be the most advanced fridge, which boasts of ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Motorola Droid Release Date: October 30


October 20th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, October 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Verizon Motorola Droid has created quite a hype among the smartphone lovers ever since the release of Motoroala Droid advertisement and pictures. People have been ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Pak FI drops 12 percent in first month of fiscal 2009/10


August 17th, 2009 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug.17 (ANI): The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has in its latest report revealed that foreign investment in Pakistan has fallen by 12 per cent to 195.6 million dollars in the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Heat in India will be a challenge: Hamilton


August 1st, 2009 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) British Formula One racer Lewis Hamilton feels the heat and humdity in India will pose a challenge for the drivers in the proposed 2011 Indian Grand Prix. The ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kindle 2 is Available Now!


February 10th, 2009 - 10:35 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Kindle 2 is just 1/3 of an inch, thin as some magazines, weighs 10.2 ounces, lighter than a typical paperback, having a 3G wireless which allows to download books right from Kindle, ... Read more...

Posted in Books |

New terminal of Thiruvananthapuram airport to open in June


January 24th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 24 (IANS) The new terminal of the Thiruvananthapuram international airport will open in June, Civil Aviation secretary M. Madhavan Nambiar said Saturday. "The work is progressing fast. It would ... Read more...

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Gujjar leader sets a Rs.5 crore bounty on Rajasthan CM Raje’s head


June 6th, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by ANI
Saharanpur (Uttar Pradesh), June 6 (ANI): Stirred by the Central Government's lack of concern to their plight and their demand for Scheduled Tribe status, the Gujjars today openly cursed the latter ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Force India taking confidence from Monaco crash


May 27th, 2008 - 6:30 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) The pain of not finishing fourth in the Monaco Grand Prix has instilled a new-found confidence in Force India FI team who are confident than ever before ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Tata Communications to lead wireless broadband alliance


March 12th, 2008 - 9:08 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Leading telecom operator Tata Communications said Wednesday the company has been elected to lead the Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA). The company's vice president of planning and retail business, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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