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Dell to spend more on enterprise solutions this year

July 25th, 2012 - 12:37 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 24 (IANS) With the global data centre and networking market size estimated to be around $7 billion and $20 billion respectively, Dell Inc plans to spend bulk of ... Read more...

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Obese adults now half a billion worldwide

February 4th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 4 (IANS) As the prevalence of obesity has nearly doubled since 1980, the worldwide bloated adult population is now half a billion strong. A study shows that in 2008, more ... Read more...

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Airtel sets up direct link between India, China

December 23rd, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) Telecom service provider Bharti Airtel Thursday said it has set up a direct underground terrestrial link between India and China in association with China Telecom to offer ... Read more...

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World Bank launches `Apps for Development’ contest

October 7th, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 7 (IANS) The World Bank has kicked off the "Apps for Development" competition, the first global contest of its kind, challenging software developers and international experts to help ... Read more...

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Device to enable improved global data transmission developed

September 8th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 8 (ANI): A new data transmission system has been developed that could substantially improve the transmission capacity and energy efficiency of the world's optical communication networks.Transmission of data through optical ... Read more...

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Airtel launches data services in Thailand and Malaysia

August 31st, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Bharti Airtel Tuesday launched its data services in Thailand and Malaysia in association with global Internet services provider True International Gateway and Malaysian telecom major Telecom Malaysia. ... Read more...

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Bharti and 15 others launch submarine cable system in Africa

August 5th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) India's Bharti Airtel and 15 other global telecom companies together launched a 10,000 km submarine cable system Thursday to connect east Africa with the rest of the ... Read more...

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Climate change caused mass extinction of mammals 50,000 years ago

May 19th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Climate change played a major role in causing mass extinction of mammals in the late quaternary era, 50,000 years ago, an international team of scientists have discovered.Their study ... Read more...

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Commercial fishing killed millions of sea turtles

April 7th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 7 (IANS) The number of sea turtles inadvertently snared by commercial fishing gear over the past 20 years may run into millions, according to a latest finding. It is first peer-reviewed ... Read more...

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Researchers create new aerosol database

November 11th, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 11 (IANS) The European Space Agency's GlobAerosol project, drawing on 14 years of satellite imagery, has produced a comprehensive global data bank on aerosols which play a vital role in ... Read more...

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Logica’s Indian subsidiary helps reduce carbon emission

October 19th, 2009 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 19 (IANS) The Indian subsidiary of the London-based Logica plc helped the leading IT services firm reduce carbon emission by 11.3 percent in 18 months, the company said Monday. "We have ... Read more...

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The top 100 Dirtiest Sites enlisted

August 20th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 20 (ANI): Internet security company Norton Symantec has come up with a list of Top 100 Dirtiest sites, which could infect your computer with malware. Malware is a software that can ... Read more...

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Don’t panic, 55 percent H1N1 cases already cured: experts

August 12th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Don't panic, be careful. That's the advice from health experts who point out that the H1N1 influenza is milder than the seasonal flu and that 55 percent ... Read more...

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Evolution faster in tropics than cooler regions

July 28th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 28 (IANS) Mammals living in the tropics are evolving faster than those inhabiting cooler regions, according to a new study. Previously, it had been assumed that rates of genetic change ... Read more...

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Rising global temperatures spell chilling economics for world’s poor

March 17th, 2009 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 17 (IANS) Rising global temperatures are likely to aggravate the rich poor-divide, according to a recent economic analysis at the MIT. Benjamin A. Olken, MIT associate professor of economics, concluded on ... Read more...

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Interpol says seven countries link found in Mumbai attacks

March 8th, 2009 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 8 (ANI): Interpol Secretary General Ronald K Noble has said that links of seven different countries are found in the Mumbai terror attacks that killed more than 170 people.Interpol ... Read more...

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Reliance Globalcom acquires Britain-based telecom operator VANCO

May 26th, 2008 - 6:23 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) The Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group-promoted Reliance Globalcom Limited has acquired London-based global managed network services firm VANCO Group Limited for $76.9 million (Rs.3.27 billion) to create "one of ... Read more...

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10-fold increase needed in network to track carbon emissions

April 30th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 30 (IANS) Monitoring greenhouse gas levels will require a global data collection network 10 times larger than the current set-up, according to a study. Scientists propose increasing the number of ... Read more...

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UTI Infrastructure Fund rated top performer globally

March 5th, 2008 - 6:54 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) A top global financial research company has rated the state-run Unit Trust of India's (UTI) Infrastructure Fund as the top performer in the segment internationally with 63.29 ... Read more...

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Tata Communications to expand network services to China

February 26th, 2008 - 8:48 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Telecom firm Tata Communications Ltd (TCL) said Tuesday that it has formed a partnership for network services with a Chinese company to offer increased connectivity to its Indian ... Read more...

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