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South Korea’s IT exports grow


September 11th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Sep 11 (IANS) South Korean exports of information technology (IT) products grew for the first time in six months due to solid demand for display panels and system chips, ... Read more...

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South Korea’s IT exports contract


July 10th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 10 (IANS) South Korean exports of information technology (IT) products contracted 5.2 percent in the first half of this year due to slowing global demand and rising production ... Read more...

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RIM to launch 15 BlackBerry premium stores by year-end


May 11th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Canadian smartphone maker Research in Motion (RIM) will launch around 15 BlackBerry premium stores across the country by the end of this year to expand ... Read more...

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Idea Cellular quarterly net profit falls 13 percent


April 26th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Telecom service provider Idea Cellular Thursday reported a 13 percent decline in net profit for the quarter ended March 31 at Rs.238.98 crore owing to higher ... Read more...

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Nokia seeks price correction in 3G services


January 17th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 17 (IANS) The world's largest cellphone maker Nokia Tuesday asked for a quick price correction in 3G services in India to make it affordable to the lower-end consumers."Pricing ... Read more...

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Airtel offers free Twitter service till March 1


December 1st, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Leading telecom service provider Bharti Airtel Thursday said all its mobile subscribers in India can access micro-blogging site Twitter on their handsets free of cost ... Read more...

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iPhone 4S launched in India starting Rs.44,500


November 25th, 2011 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) TheApple iPhone 4S was Friday launched in the Indian market by leading telecom operators Bharti Airtel and Aircel at a starting price of Rs.44,500 for ... Read more...

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Idea launches smartphones to push 3G services


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Telecom service provider Idea Cellular Wednesday launched a range of 3G smartphones starting from Rs.5,850 to promote its 3G services in the country."The new ... Read more...

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Nokia to focus on sub-Rs.6,000 category


October 31st, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Oct 31 (IANS) The mobile handset market below the price point of Rs.6,000 is expected to grow at five to six percent annually in India, mobile handset giant ... Read more...

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Apple’s iPhone 4S sales top four mn in three days


October 18th, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 18 (IANS) Though Apple iPhone 4S failed to wow pundits when it was unveiled, the company sold more than 4 million units over the weekend, making it the ... Read more...

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Windows Phone 7.5 launched in India


October 12th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Microsoft India Wednesday launched its latest version of windows phone operating system in the country -- the Windows Phone 7.5."With Windows Phone, we have ... Read more...

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BlackBerry services restored, firm probing fault


October 11th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) The Canadian maker of BlackBerry handsets Research in Motion (RIM) Tuesday said its services, which had been affected Monday evening, have been restored and the ... Read more...

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RComm, Coolpad launch Android CDMA phone in Kolkata


September 8th, 2011 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 8 (IANS) Reliance Communications Ltd, India's number two mobile service provider, and China-based Coolpad Overseas will roll-out India's first fully loaded Android CDMA phone in eight cities in ... Read more...

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Village where BSNL phones do not ring


September 7th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chitkul (Himachal Pradesh), Sep 7 (IANS) Telephones do not ring in this remote, picturesque village in Himachal Pradesh.It's being one year since the villagers close to the China border in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Grim scenes as Blackberry cuts 2,000 jobs


July 26th, 2011 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 26 (IANS) There were grim scenes at the BlackBerry headquarters at Waterloo near here Monday after the most famous Canadian company axed 2,000 jobs - about 11 percent ... Read more...

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Seven new BlackBerries to be unveiled soon


July 13th, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 13 (IANS) Warding off investors' anger at their annual meeting at Waterloo near here Tuesday, BlackBerry co-CEOs announced that seven new smart phones running a new operating system ... Read more...

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Now Apple goes after BlackBerry’s enterprise base


July 12th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 12 (IANS) As BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) co-CEOs face jittery investors Tuesday at the annual meeting amid the company's declining market share, Apple has stepped up ... Read more...

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BlackBerry co-CEOs told to loosen grip on RIM


June 28th, 2011 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 28 (IANS) BlackBerry co-CEOs were Monday asked to loosen their hold on the company to reverse its declining fortunes.As investors put pressure on the top technology company for ... Read more...

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Huawei to launch 10 to 12 new products


June 16th, 2011 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 16 (IANS) Huawei Devices, the Indian subsidiary of Chinese telecom major Huawei Technologies, plans to launch 10-12 new products, including tablets and 3G-based phones, this year.Launching three new ... Read more...

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Actual tele-density is 41 not 66 percent: Study


May 3rd, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The actual tele-density of the country stands at 41 percent with just 500 million-plus active mobile phone connections against the spurting 800 million figure projected ... Read more...

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RIM unveils thinnest BlackBerry Bold models (Lead)


May 3rd, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 2 (IANS) Research In Motion (RIM) Monday unveiled two new BlackBerry Bold smartphones at its annual BlackBerry World conference. The Canadian company also unveiled its new BlackBerry 7 ... Read more...

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RIM unveils thinnest BlackBerry Bold smartphones


May 3rd, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 2 (IANS) Research In Motion (RIM) Monday unveiled two new BlackBerry Bold smart phones at its annual BlackBerry World conference. The Canadian company also unveiled its new BlackBerry ... Read more...

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BlackBerry lowers profit outlook, stock sinks


April 29th, 2011 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 29 (IANS) BlackBerry stock sank Thursday as slow sales of its smart phones forced device maker Research In Motion (RIM) to slash its quarterly profit outlook.Issuing a revised ... Read more...

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‘Blackberry thumb’ is the latest health hazard


March 25th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 25 (ANI): Do your thumbs hurt? Well, if you're sending lots of text messages, you may have the trendiest new malady: 'BlackBerry thumb.''BlackBerry thumb' is the name given to a ... Read more...

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New smartphones give instant access to Facebook


February 16th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 16 (IANS) Mobile phone giant HTC has launched two handsets - called Salsa and ChaCha - that will provide instant access to Facebook.By punching in the 'F' logo, users ... Read more...

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Now, access Facebook on your mobile phone at the touch of a button!


February 16th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 16 (ANI): Now, just press a button on your mobile phone and it will connect you to your Facebook account.Mobile phone giant HTC has launched two handsets that will ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Apple to launch smaller iPhone


February 11th, 2011 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 11 (IANS) Apple is working on new versions of the iPhone that will be cheaper and smaller than the most recent ones, a media report said Friday. The move is ... Read more...

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Two held for stealing mobile phones


January 27th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Two people have been arrested for allegedly stealing mobile phones from shops in east Delhi and selling these in Jammu and Kashmir and Nepal, and 55 ... Read more...

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ATM machines as ‘dirty as public toilets’


January 11th, 2011 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): New tests have suggested that cash machines are as dirty as public toilets because they carry bacteria that can cause sickness and diarrhoea.In England, experts took swabs from ... Read more...

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Droid Bionic From Motorola Shown At CES 2011


January 6th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Las Vegas, Jan 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The speculations on Verizon's LTE 4G phones had been doing the round for the last few months and now the handsets have started rolling ... Read more...

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Hyper-texting kids more likely to smoke, booze, have sex: US study


November 30th, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 30 (ANI): A US study has found that hyper-texting, sending more than 120 texts a day, could be a sign that the child is more likely to smoke, booze ... Read more...

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Sharp Business Systems eyes Rs 1,200 crore turnover by 2011-12


November 22nd, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 22 (IANS) Sharp Business Systems (India) Limited (SBSIL), a subsidiary of Sharp Corporation, expects its turnover to grow to Rs.500 crore in 2010-11 and to Rs.1,200 crore by 2011-12 as ... Read more...

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Apple iPhone sales outshine BlackBerry: Report


October 30th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 30 (ANI): Apple's iPhone range has outdone BlackBerry, as one of the world's biggest mobile phone companies, new figures have suggested.Apple shipped 14.1 million handsets during the most recent financial ... Read more...

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Security flaw found in Apple’s latest iPhone


October 27th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): It seems Apple's latest iPhone is not that safe, for a security flaw has been found that allows strangers to bypass the handset's passcode-protected lock screen with a ... Read more...

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Reliance launches SMS conference calls


October 26th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 26 (IANS) Telecom service provider Reliance Communications Tuesday launched SMS based voice conference calls as an extension to its product Group Talk, a handset independent mobile conferencing service.This service ... Read more...

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