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Nokia to close facilities, cut up to 10,000 jobs worldwide

June 15th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by BNO News
ESPOO, FINLAND (BNO NEWS) -- Nokia, the world's largest manufacturer of mobile phones, on Thursday said it will cut up to 10,000 jobs worldwide over the next year and close a number ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Reliance Communications’ R World to break language barrier

February 15th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) Reliance Communications Tuesday announced plans to launch a next generation mobile portal (R World) with multi-lingual capabilities to break the language barrier.Using Motricity's m-core platform to enable a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Tata Docomo to launch 3G services on Nov 5

November 3rd, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 3 (IANS) Tata Docomo, the telecom joint venture between Tata Teleservices Ltd (TTSL) and Japan's NTT DOCOMO, will launch its third generation (3G) services on Nov 5, enabling subscribers ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

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 |

Samsung Rogue U960 Hits The Market

September 9th, 2009 - 8:57 pm ICT by GD
Verizon Wireless has launched the Samsung Rogue U960 this Tuesday, September 8th.As cool as the mobile looks, the new freshness of its associated features are just as enticing. It lures gadget ... Read more...

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Datawind launches PocketSurfer2 in India, promotes internet on the move

January 16th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 16 (IANS) Datawind Ltd, a provider of wireless web access products and services, Friday launched PocketSurfer2, a device to surf the Net while being on the move. Priced at ... Read more...

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New location technologies worry privacy advocates

August 17th, 2008 - 9:03 am ICT by IANS
Andy Goldberg San Francisco, Aug 17 (DPA) Millions of people around the planet now carry personal tracking devices with them every day. Their mobile phones broadcast their location all the time. Tech firms ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Nokia unveils GPS-enabled mobile device for navigation

August 4th, 2008 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 4 (IANS) Global telecom major Nokia Monday unveiled its first global positioning system (GPS)-enabled mobile device for the Indian market to navigate and map a location of choice. Priced at ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Green IT, XP reprieve and Linux among top 2008 IT forecasts

January 1st, 2008 - 5:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, January 1 (ANI): Technology freaks may get to read about green IT, an extension for Windows XP, greater Linux adoption, and more open mobile networks during 2008.Forecasts by the InfoWorld ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists create Harry Potter style clock that tracks family members

November 14th, 2007 - 5:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): It seems that Harry Potter mania has hit the scientists too, for they have created a clock that helps track family members. In the Harry Potter stories, Ron Weasley's ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |