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US retailer launches tablet for kids


September 11th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Sep 11 (IANS) Toys "R" Us, a leading toy retailer in the US, has unveiled its own tablet computer specifically designed for kids, intensifying the competition to win ... Read more...

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Microsoft to acquire multitouch display maker


July 10th, 2012 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, July 10 (IANS) Microsoft has announced that it has agreed to buy large-scale multitouch display maker Perceptive Pixel.Perceptive Pixel's "large touch displays, when combined with hardware from our ... Read more...

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Now, a 24-hour ATM-like cup-cake machine


June 20th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 20 (IANS) You may have heard of vending machines or ATMs that give out gold bars or chocolate treats or potato chips. But a bakery in America has ... Read more...

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Now a 7-inch tablet for Rs.5,399!


April 24th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 24 (IANS) Giving competition to the government's Aakash tablet, Telmoco Development Labs Pvt. has come out with a Tablet PC - Attitude Daksha - a 7-inch tablet variant ... Read more...

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Refused touch screen mobile, 11-year-old commits suicide


March 3rd, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 3 (IANS) An 11-year-old boy in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur district committed suicide when his parents refused to buy him a touch-screen mobile, police said Saturday.Sujal Mehar, son of ... Read more...

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Russian inventors sue Sony


February 25th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Two Russian inventors have filed a patent violation lawsuit with a Moscow court against Sony Electronics in Russia.They claim that a rear touchpad installed on ... Read more...

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Aakash tablets to be improved, fresh tender soon


February 23rd, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) New and improved version of Aakash tablets will be coming soon as the government plans to manufacture 50,000 new gadgets, an official said Thursday.Additional Secretary ... Read more...

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‘Touch-screen devices distract drivers’


December 21st, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Dec 21 (IANS) Portable touch-screen devices in cars distract drivers and increase the risk of accidents, Australian scientists said Wednesday.The research team was led by author Kristie Young from ... Read more...

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Gitanjali group inaugurates first gold-dispensing ATM


October 22nd, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) The Gitanjali Group Saturday launched a first-of-its-kind Gold and Diamond ATM machine, a one-stop shop for buying medallions, coins and jewellery, an official said here. This innovative ... Read more...

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Baboons quite capable of reasoning


September 25th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Monkeys are capable of making analogies and may be capable of thinking, a new study has shown.A cat takes care of a kitten and a bird ... Read more...

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Brangelina’s daughter owns an iPad


September 2nd, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS) Hollywood star couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's daughter Shiloh has her own iPad which she uses when she is travelling.Jolie is believed to have ... Read more...

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HTC brings its tablet, HTC Flyer to India (Lead)


June 27th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Smartphone manufacturer HTC Monday launched its first tablet in India -- HTC Flyer -- priced at Rs.39,890."We saw an opportunity to create a tablet ... Read more...

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HTC brings its tablet, HTC Flyer to India


June 27th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Smartphone manufacturer HTC Monday announced the launch of its first tablet -- HTC Flyer -- in India to compete with the already existing players such ... Read more...

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After iPhone, game-changer PaperPhone is here!


May 6th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 6 (IANS) Canadian researchers have invented a plastic smart phone which is as thin and flexible as a credit card and changes its shape depending on where it ... 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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Like humans, monkeys can recall what they have seen


April 29th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 29 (IANS) Monkeys share a number of similarities with humans, including the capacity for memory. They can recall rudimentary shapes and reproduce them on a touch screen, a ... Read more...

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MTS crosses 10 million customers, re-brands itself


March 15th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Sistema Shyam TeleServices Limited (SSTL), which owns the MTS brand, Tuesday re-branded itself with a new tag "A step ahead" to celebrate the achievement of ... 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...

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Sony Ericsson To Launch Gaming Phone Xperia Play On February 13


February 7th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There is a good news for all the mobile lovers of the world as Sony Ericsson is all set to release its Play Station smartphone Xperia ... Read more...

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A smart house that alerts when residents fall ill


February 4th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 4 (IANS) The prototype of an energy-efficient house has been programmed to send alerts if its residents fall ill.InterHome is the first in the UK which can monitor the health ... Read more...

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Sony Unveils NGP, Successor To PSP


January 27th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sony has taken the wrap off the latest handheld gaming device NGP which is probably going to replace its popular PSP gaming device. NGP stands for ... Read more...

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iPad animation to help assess mobility in elderly accurately


January 20th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): Till now, health care professionals have not had an easy and effective way to assess mobility in elderly people.Now, health and exercise science professors of Wake Forest University ... Read more...

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Penguin launches ‘first book app for babies’


January 10th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) Penguin has released one of the first book apps designed for three month old babies to help enhance their hearing, visual and motor skills. The ‘Baby Touch Peekaboo ... Read more...

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Tomorrow’s Tablets Shown At CES 2011


January 8th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As it was widely speculated and assumed tablets have flooded the ongoing CES 2011 with every major tech company coming up with its version of tablet ... Read more...

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HTC Evo Shift Unveiled By Sprint Nextel, Possibly Coming At CES 2011


January 5th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Leading US carrier Sprint Nextel unveiled its latest 4G Smart phone HTC Evo Shift and it is going to hit the stores on Jan 9th 2011. ... Read more...

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Sony Ericsson Walkman Phone Yendo Is Likely To Be Shipped In February


December 21st, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was in August 2010 that the Sony Ericsson Yendo, the latest phone in its flagship Walkman phone series made its first appearance. At that time, ... Read more...

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New Macbook Air Comes With Bells And Whistles


October 21st, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Apple once again surprised its fans by presenting a revamped version of its lightweight computing device Macbook Air. The ultrathin and lightweight laptop which looks drop ... Read more...

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Google Inc. working with less known handset makers to target middle class Indians


October 12th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 12 (ANI): In its attempt to become a significant player in India's huge wireless industry, Google Inc. would reportedly allow several less known Indian handset makers to release low-cost ... Read more...

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Samsung Transform To Get Froyo Update Later


October 7th, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri The much awaited Samsung Transform is going to be sold on Sprint's network starting October 10th as it has been reported. Samsung has been coming up with a plethora ... Read more...

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Blind inventors make computers accessible for the visually challenged


October 6th, 2010 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 6 (ANI): Two blind computer programmers at Queensland University of Technology (QUT) have developed a free, open-source program which provides a synthetic voice to read the words on a computer ... Read more...

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Nintendo 3DS To Be Launched Next Year


September 29th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much awaited Nintendo 3DS hand-held console a device that will enable the players to see 3D images without using special 3D glasses is going to ... Read more...

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Blackberry unveils Playbook Tablet


September 28th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Blackberry showcased their Playbook Tablet recently and the audience at the launch party lapped the new gadget.According to speculations, the latest Blackberry’s playbook Tablet will slice off ... Read more...

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Playbook Tablet Unveiled By The Makers Of Blackberry


September 28th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Blackberry is all set to release its brand new item, the playbook tablet later this year. It has already been hailed as the ... Read more...

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Blackberry Playbook Unveiled With Better Spec Than iPad


September 28th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mike Lazardis the CEO and President of RIM which makes the famous Smartphone BlackBerry unveiled the much awaited Blackberry tablet named the playbook. The device has ... Read more...

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