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NVIDIA Bolsters Executive Ranks With Two New Vice Presidents For European Market

by Chethan ThimmappaOctober 22, 2014
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NVIDIA today announced the appointment of two new vice presidents covering its Europe, Middle East and India market. Jaap Zuiderveld has been named vice president of Sales and Marketing, and Xochilt M. Balzola-Widman has been named vice president of Consumer Business for the region. Zuiderveld comes to NVIDIA from Colt Technology Services, in London, where he led […]

Microsoft Azure data centres opening in Australia next week

by Chethan ThimmappaOctober 22, 2014
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Two Data centers would be starting their operations from tomorrow here at Australia.  With this opening of data centers in Australia, Microsoft has given Australian businesses a good reason to embrace the cloud.  For any Microsoft XBOX one owners who are residing in Australia this is beneficial as they could experience less latency while playing […]

ZEN- Firefox U105 smartphone stock-out on HomeShop18

by Chethan ThimmappaOctober 21, 2014
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Homeshop18’s exclusive launch of the ZEN- Firefox U105, an innovative smartphone at only Rs. 1,999 went stock-out on the launch show. ZEN- Firefox U105 received a staggering 15,000 orders, and received 20,000 calls,creating a record in itself on the first day of sales. The Firefox operating system offered, is the latest mobile platform that is built on Open-source language, HTML-5 to provide a […]

BuzzFeed gets into WeChat app

by Chethan ThimmappaOctober 21, 2014
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Today in one of the blog posts, Buzzfeed announced that they are now officially available on WeChat messenger app. As we know, BuzzFeed is a breaking news service and WeChat is a cross platform chat client. We have to wait and watch  how this mixed combo where a news service being available on a chat […]

Yahoo launches New Flickr App for iPad

by Chethan ThimmappaOctober 20, 2014
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Yahoo today announced that users all over the world can browse over 10 billion Flickr photos on the new iPad app. The new Flickr App for iPad makes it easy and enjoyable to access, organize, and share your snapshots from any device. The app will deliver a better experience with iOS 8 so that you […]

Malicious YouTube ads lead to exploits, ransomware

by Chethan ThimmappaOctober 20, 2014
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In the last few months, Trend Micro researchers have been following a malvertising campaign that ended up affecting almost exclusively US users at the beat of more than 113,000 per month. In the latest stage of the campaign, the criminals behind this campaign have concentrated their efforts on Youtube visitors, and have succeeded in making […]

Jumbo Dubai and Flipkart to launch YotaPhone in India

by Chethan ThimmappaOctober 16, 2014
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Jumbo Electronics, a leading IT, telecom and consumer electronics retailer and distributor in the UAE, has partnered with Flipkart, India’s largest e-commerce marketplace, to launch the world’s first dual-screen smartphone – YotaPhone – in the subcontinent. Named as the exclusive distributor of Yota Devices in the Middle East earlier this year, Jumbo has successfully expanded […]

2 Easy steps to combat POODLE attack (SSL 3.0 website bug)

by Chethan ThimmappaOctober 16, 2014
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There is a new vulnerability discovered called POODLE. Websites using SSL certificates which makes use of SSL V3 protocol are affected. For the end user it means websites where one sees the green color lock symbol in the address bar ( secured websites where data is encrypted and sent over secured layer, generally bank transactions) […]

Xolo Hive 8X-1000 Hands on + Unboxing

by Chethan ThimmappaOctober 14, 2014
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A Quick word… Hello readers, We got a chance to test out the all new Xolo device. The New Xolo 8x-1000 runs on latest android KitKat.The body of the device is attractive. The Glassy finish at the back side of the body catches everyone’s eye. I should give credits to the way XOLO has been packaged. […]

Huawei is expected to launch Honor devices this week in India

by Chethan ThimmappaOctober 13, 2014
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As a part of its aggressive growth strategy for India, Huawei is all set to hit the market with a range of new Honor devices. It is expected to get launched in India this week. Stay tuned for more updates!