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Memmoo, a phone to speak with many, to launch in Kerala


September 17th, 2012 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 15 (IANS) Britain's KloudPaD, a mobile electronics convergence brand, is ready with its non-GSM based wireless open phone memmoo network for consumers in Kerala.This was announced at the ... Read more...

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Indian electronic industry will need 2.8 mn professionals by 2020


August 18th, 2012 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kollam (Kerala), Aug 18 (IANS) The Indian electronic industry will require 2.8 million professionals at various levels by 2020, according to a top government official.J. Satyanarayana, secretary, department of electronics ... Read more...

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Bluetooth offers round-the-clock health monitoring


March 11th, 2012 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, March 11 (IANS) A Bluetooth application hooked-up with your smartphone can monitor your vital signs - temperature, heart rate and blood pressure.The application could also cover sensors for blood ... Read more...

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Video accounts for half of mobile data traffic


February 24th, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Feb 24 (IANS) Half of all data traffic on mobile networks now is video recording, an indication of users' growing demand for mobile content, said a report ... Read more...

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Digital photos could put your kids at risk


February 10th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 10 (IANS) Parents could be putting their children at risk if they upload digital photos that are automatically "geotagged" by their camera, a study reveals.Geotagging is the process ... Read more...

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TRAI to float consultation paper on priority call routing


November 8th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 8 (IANS) With emergencies like natural calamities or terror attacks in mind, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Tuesday said that it plans a consultation paper ... Read more...

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British PM thought wife was killed in 9/11 attack


September 11th, 2011 - 10:22 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron, whose wife Samantha was on a business trip to New York Sep 11, 2001, faced moments of anxiety to finally ... Read more...

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Bharti Airtel inks managed services deal with Ericsson


July 21st, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Telecom giant Bharti Airtel Thursday said it has signed a five-year managed services agreement with Ericsson for its Africa operations."As per the agreement, Ericsson will ... Read more...

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BlackBerry tablet called ‘half baked’ product


April 15th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 15 (IANS) The BlackBerry PlayBook tablet has received mixed reviews before its launch April 19.The New York Times calls the PlayBook a "half baked'' product, adding that "it ... Read more...

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Working Saturday? Fans turn to gadgets for grand finale


April 1st, 2011 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) A number of Delhi residents, working or travelling on Saturday, will depend on their mobiles, tablets, i-Pads and laptops to monitor each and every ball ... Read more...

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Taliban threat shuts mobile networks in Afghanistan’s Helmand province


March 24th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 24 (ANI): All mobile companies in Afghanistan's Helmand province have switched of their networks after a Taliban threat.Helmand has been at the centre of Nato's effort to fight the ... Read more...

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Govt. has made itself a ‘laughing stock’, says Jayalalithaa on Raja’s arrest


February 3rd, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb 3 (ANI): All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) supremo J Jayalalithaa on Thursday expressed her dissatisfaction over the arrest of former Telecom Minister A Raja in connection with ... Read more...

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Egypt government offers talk with opposition


February 1st, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo, Feb 1 (IANS) As protesters gathered for a million people march Tuesday, intensifying their agitation against Hosni Mubarak's 30-year rule, the Egyptian president asked the newly appointed vice president to hold ... Read more...

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3G video calls to be allowed after demonstration


January 14th, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) The Department of Telecom (DOT) Thursday said that it will allow third generation (3G) video calls on mobile networks and asked the companies to demonstrate the services ... Read more...

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FCC Votes For Net Neutrality Amidst Protests


December 22nd, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Federal Communications Commission gave its nod to implement new rules that stops cable and phone companies from booth favoring and discriminating against web content and ... Read more...

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‘Wireless’ humans could backbone new mobile networks


October 29th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 29 (IANS) People could form the backbone of powerful new mobile internet networks by carrying wearable sensors. The sensors could create new ultra high bandwidth mobile internet infrastructures ... Read more...

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Internet founder calls for free access worldwide


September 16th, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.16 (ANI): The inventor of the Internet has called for everyone to have access to his creation for free.Tim Berners-Lee said that he would like to see everybody given a low-bandwidth ... Read more...

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Jammers throw mobile phones out of service in Kashmir (Lead)


January 26th, 2010 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar/Jammu, Jan 26 (IANS) Mobile phones in many parts of Jammu and Kashmir were thrown out of service by hi-tech electronic jamming equipments Tuesday with virtually no connectivity in the state, which ... Read more...

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Mobile phone services jammed in Jammu and Kashmir


January 26th, 2010 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 26 (IANS) Mobile services across Jammu and Kashmir were jammed Tuesday with virtually no connectivity in the state, which is on high alert following terror threats on Republic Day. All mobile ... Read more...

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Sarkozy presented with new ‘impenetrable’ superphone


January 7th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): French President Nicolas Sarkozy now owns a new Teorem superphone with "impenetrable" encryption levels compared to other smart phones and Blackberries.Sarkozy was smitten by the gadget when he ... Read more...

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Hollywood diva Paris Hilton heading to India’s mobile networks with dog Tinkerbell


July 29th, 2009 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), July 29 (ANI): A mobile game offering rare look inside the Hollywood celebrity Paris Hilton's universe studded with diamond and sapphires has been developed and it is heading straight ... 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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Britons send staggering 217m texts per day


October 29th, 2008 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29 (ANI): The number of text messages being sent by Britons continues to soar with an average of 217m messages per day according to a new report.The numbers have ... Read more...

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Taliban order mobile networks shutdown in Ghazni to prevent tracking of fighters


October 22nd, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Ghazni, Oct 22 (ANI): The Taliban in Afghanistan have reportedly directed the five mobile phone operators to shut their networks during the day time, as, they, say the mobile signals help ... Read more...

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The longer you take to shop, the more you end up spending


October 9th, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): The longer you stay inside a shop, the more likely youre to spend, reveals a new mobile tracking system, called FootPath.The software, developed by UK company, Path ... Read more...

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Chaos at blast scene, usual business elsewhere


July 25th, 2008 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 25 (IANS) Hit by serial bomb blasts, India's IT hub was Friday a picture of contrast - chaos and traffic jam at the affected places and other spots seeing the ... Read more...

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Rural India will wrest 40 percent of new telecom market


July 2nd, 2008 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) India's rural telecom connectivity is poised for explosive growth in the next five to 10 years, grabbing a 40 percent share of the new market, a study ... Read more...

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MNCs keenly watching Vodaphone tax case in Mumbai court


June 23rd, 2008 - 10:39 am ICT by IANS
London, June 23 (IANS) Multinationals in the UK, and Europe in general, looking to invest in India, will keenly watch the Vodaphone tax case that comes up for a consecutive five-day hearing ... Read more...

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Open house on virtual mobile networks held


June 17th, 2008 - 7:54 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) Mobile network operators support the government's decision to introduce sub-operators, they said at an open house discussion organised by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) here ... Read more...

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Apple unveils new version of iPhone


June 10th, 2008 - 4:44 am ICT by IANS
DPA San Francisco, June 10 (DPA) Apple chief executive Steve Jobs Monday unveiled a less expensive, faster and more powerful iPhone, almost a year after the original device helped spark a surge of ... Read more...

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Apple’s wwdc 2008 - Second generation iPhone hits the market


June 9th, 2008 - 6:27 pm ICT by David M N James
Apple is to launch its second generation of its iphone device in San Francisco USA. According to the company’s chief executive Steve Jobs, Apple is being widely tipped to launch the iPhone ... Read more...

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Researchers make first wireless video transmission in the terahertz range


March 20th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by admin
London, March 20 (ANI): German researchers have achieved a breakthrough in making the first wireless video transmission in the terahertz range, potentially 1000 times faster than the existing wireless technologies.Christian Jastrow ... Read more...

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Tibaland set to release first mobile only album


February 9th, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by admin
London, February 9 (ANI): The American music star Timbaland is all set to release the first ever mobile only album, aimed at dealing with illegal downloading.The R and B producer has signed ... Read more...

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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...

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Mobile, broadband coverage in rural England worse than Indias


December 27th, 2007 - 2:22 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec.27 (ANI): The mobile and broadband coverage in rural England is worse than what exists in some parts of India and Malawi. According to Stuart Burgess, the chairman of the Rural Communities ... Read more...

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