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Apple becomes most valuable company in history


August 21st, 2012 - 10:56 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 21 (IANS) US technology giant Apple has become the most valuable public company in history with its market value hitting $623 billion in intraday trading eclipsing Microsoft's ... Read more...

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Polish Airlines opts for Technopark IT firm’s software


August 9th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 9 (IANS) Polish airline Eurolot will use a software, "iFly Res", developed by Kerala-based technology company to manage passenger reservations of its entire fleet, an official of the ... Read more...

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Student to launch $500 satellite


July 26th, 2012 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) A South Korean student plans to launch a $500 satellite built from scavenged parts in a basement, the Daily Mail reported Thursday."Making a satellite is no ... Read more...

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Edutor launches its ‘Augmented Classroom Solution’


June 11th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 11 (IANS) Edutor Technologies, a Hyderabad-based technology company serving the education market, Monday announced the launch of its 'Augmented Classroom Solution' (ACS) designed for use in Android-based touch ... Read more...

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Edutor launches its ‘Augmented Classroom Solution’


June 11th, 2012 - 8:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 11 (IANS) Edutor Technologies, a Hyderabad-based technology company serving the education market, Monday announced the launch of its 'Augmented Classroom Solution' (ACS) designed for use in Android-based touch ... Read more...

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IBM predicts ‘mind-controlled’ PCs within five years


December 21st, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) Technology company IBM predicts that mind-controlled computers will be on the market within five years.Apple, Google and Microsoft are already investigating voice-controlled gadgets - or gadgets ... Read more...

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Facebook discussing filing IPO in 2012


November 30th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Facebook is reportedly in talks for an initial public offering in April 2012. The social networking site which is home to about 800 million users will ... Read more...

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Thales names new country head for India


November 22nd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Thales, the $16.5-billion French giant in the defence, security, aerospace and transport markets, has named Eric Lenseigne as its new country head and managing director ... Read more...

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Yahoo to acquire Interclick for $270 mn


November 2nd, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Nov 2 (IANS) Yahoo has announced that it is buying data-driven advertising network Interclick for around $270 million. Interclick is a technology company providing data targeted solutions ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Enrique Iglesias to appear on Facebook game


October 1st, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 1 (IANS/EFE) Spanish singer Enrique Iglesias will appear on CityVille, the popular game on the social networking site Facebook, as a way of publicising the artist's ... Read more...

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Plintron Global Technology to double headcount in a year


September 5th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) City-based mobile telephony technology company Plintron Global Technology Solutions plans to double its headcount in a year?s time, according to Chief Executive Officer S. Mohan Kumar.This ... Read more...

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RIM unveils five new BlackBerries


August 3rd, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 3 (IANS) In its biggest ever global launch of smart phones, Research In Motion (RIM) Wednesday unveiled five new BlackBerry models running on its new BlackBerry 7 Operating ... Read more...

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BlackBerry cuts 2,000 jobs


July 25th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 25 (IANS) In a massive layoff, BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) Monday announced it was axing 2,000 employees.The unprecedented decision comes a month after the top Canadian ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Apple’s app store crosses 15 billion downloads


July 8th, 2011 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 8 (IANS) In another milestone for the world's top technology company, Apple Wednesday announced that its App Store has crossed 15 billion downloaded apps.App Store now offers ... Read more...

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Will Microsoft buy BlackBerry to take on Apple?


May 6th, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 6 (IANS) With its newly launched PlayBook tablet failing to make a splash and this week's bold announcements about updating its aging smart phones not enthusing investors, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Facebook to be worth $234 billion by 2015


April 1st, 2011 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
New York, April 1 (IANS) Facebook will have market value of $234 billion by 2015, up from its current valuation of $85 billion, according to an analysis by brokerage ... Read more...

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Apple’s new iPad today to kick off tablet war


March 2nd, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto/New York, March 2 (IANS) With 2011 touted as the year of the tablet, the tablet war begins this week with Apple unveiling its new iPad Wednesday and BlackBerry-maker Research ... Read more...

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‘Apple’s future could be uncertain without Steve Jobs’


February 19th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Feb 19 (IANS) Reports about the deteriorating health of cancer-stricken Apple boss Steve Jobs have fuelled speculations about the future of the world's most important technology company.Reports say 55-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Man Takes Revenge On Shovel Thief, Buries Car In Snow


February 9th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) David Welles, a resident of Chicago and an owner of a technology firm, took a sweet revenge on one of his neighbors in a harmless manner, ... Read more...

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Black Eyed Peas’ will.i.am lands ‘director of creativity’ role at


January 27th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am has been named "director of creativity" at technology company Intel.He will now make make music for the Californian-based company, who make processors.Will.i.am's role is ... Read more...

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Video camera in car for teen drivers is a hit with parents


January 26th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 26 (ANI): A tiny two-way video camera that is installed in the rear view mirror of a car and records how carefully a teenage driver drives is a hit with ... Read more...

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Apple CEO Jobs to take medical leave


January 18th, 2011 - 1:37 am ICT by BNO News
CUPERTINO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Apple Chief Executive Officer Steve Jobs on Monday announced that he will take a medical leave from the technology company.Jobs, 55, informed that he is taking another ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Steve Jobs’s Salary Was $1 In 2010!


January 9th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Steve Jobs runs the technology company that is rated as one of the best ones in the world but what may surprise many is the fact ... Read more...

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New Chinese restaurant has robos as waitresses!


December 10th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 10 (ANI): A new restaurant has opened in Shandong province of China, and has robots as waitresses.The Dalu Rebot Restaurant, in Jinan, has six robot waitresses and can cater for ... Read more...

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BharatBerry: Mobile app for Nokia handsets


November 18th, 2010 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 18 (IANS) A mobile application for Nokia handsets, combining e-mail and content back-up functions, was launched Thursday by a city-based technology company."This software is called BharatBerry. It offers advance push ... Read more...

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HP acquires Fortify Software to enhance its application life cycle strategy


September 23rd, 2010 - 3:58 am ICT by BNO News
PALO ALTO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – Hewlett Packard on Wednesday completed the acquisition of Fortify Software to enhance its application life cycle strategy.This acceleration in combination with the static bridges will help ... Read more...

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High-tech skin patch new way to cure acne


September 21st, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) A high-tech skin patch could be a new way to cure acne, the most common type of skin condition that afflicts adolescents. The patch produces an electric charge ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Now, wireless recharging for mobile phones


September 16th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 16 (IANS) You will soon be able to recharge your mobile wirelessly. Japanese technology company Fujitsu has developed a system that is capable of charging multiple portable electronic devices like ... Read more...

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Mobile phones ‘to be recharged wirelessly from 2012′


September 16th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 16 (ANI): Cell phone users may soon be able to recharge their devices wirelessly.Japanese technology company Fujitsu has developed a system capable of simultaneously charging multiple portable electronic devices such ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

HP sues Mark Hurd, Oracle to pay him annual salary of $950,000 plus 10 million in stock options


September 8th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Sep 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hewlett Packard has sued its former top executive Mark Hurd for picking an appointment at a rival technology company, Oracle.Oracle admitted in a regulatory filing ... Read more...

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iPhone 4 Recall Not Likely, Say Experts


July 15th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri July 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cupertino based technology company Apple Inc is going to arrange a press conference tomorrow. The conference is aimed at dealing with the recent problems faced by ... Read more...

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Six-year-old Brit girl survives 228 days with artificial heart


July 10th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 10 (ANI): A six-year-old British girl lived for more than seven months with an artificial heart pumping blood around her body to keep her alive.Alice lived with the device, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Intel signs pact for educational excellence in northeast


June 21st, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Tech major Intel Monday signed a pact for educational and technology excellence in northeast India with a governmental panel that looks after the economic and social development ... Read more...

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Foxconn’s Shenzen factory to increase wages by 20% in light of employee suicides


May 29th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by BNO News
SHENZEN, CHINA (BNO NEWS) – Taiwan's Foxconn Technology company announced on Friday that they will boost wages by 20% in light of the several recent employee suicides.Another suicide took place at the ... Read more...

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Microsoft unmoved by market value result


May 27th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): The Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft, Steve Ballmer, on Thursday shrugged off being surpassed by a rival brand as the world's biggest technology firm in terms of ... Read more...

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