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Android, iOS power 85 percent of smartphones shipped


August 9th, 2012 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 9 (IANS) Eighty-five percent of all smartphones shipped worldwide during the second quarter of 2012 were powered by Google's Android and Apple's iOS operating systems, research results ... Read more...

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Apple ‘crowned’ global smart phone leader


August 6th, 2011 - 10:29 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 6 (IANS) Apple now tops smart phone rankings while BlackBerry has slipped to the fourth spot, confirmed the latest data from the US analyst firm International Data Corporation ... Read more...

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Sun’s rays reveal unique illustrations in Machu Picchu


July 6th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, July 6 (IANS/EFE) The illustrations of condors, alpacas and llamas incorporated into the structures of Inca citadel of Machu Picchu in southeastern Peru are revealed only by the sun's ... Read more...

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BlackBerry knocked out of Top-5 sellers by China’ ZTE


January 29th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 29 (IANS) China's ZTE Corp. has replaced BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) among the world's top five mobile phone sellers.According to a report released Friday by tech research company ... Read more...

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41 Mexican guards to go on trial for jailbreak


December 29th, 2010 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 29 (IANS/EFE) A Mexican judge decided to bring to trial 41 guards, among them seven women, posted to a penitentiary in the northern border city of Nuevo Laredo for ... Read more...

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150 inmates escape from Mexico prison


December 19th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Dec 19 (IANS/EFE) At least 151 inmates have escaped from a prison in northeastern Mexico, just across the border from the American state of Texas, officials said.The incident occurred Friday ... Read more...

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Teenagers Plead Innocence In Niagara Falls Beating Case


November 14th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Niagara Falls, Nov 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Gary R. Llamas II, 19 and 17-year-old James S. Hardeman Jr. who were accused of beating a 46-year-old man named John Smith to death ... Read more...

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iPhone outsells BlackBerry globally


October 30th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Oct 30 (IANS) Within a week after Apple boss Steve Jobs declared victory over BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM), new numbers released Friday have confirmed that the iPhone ... Read more...

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‘Runaway Emu’ Caught In Fishing Net


May 9th, 2010 - 6:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Rock Hill, South Carolina, May 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) An emu escaped from the clutches of not only police officials but also from animal control officers as they tried their best ... Read more...

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Ancient Nazca Lines in Peru to be protected from heavy rains


April 14th, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 14 (ANI): The National Institute of Culture (INC) is currently preparing a preservation project to prevent damaged caused by weather on the enigmatic Nazca Lines in Peru."It's a project that ... Read more...

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Global mobile phone sales set to slide: report


December 19th, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Dec 19 (DPA) Global mobile phone sales are set to slide for the first time since 2001 as a result of the global economic crisis, market research firm IDC Corp ... Read more...

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