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Time for smart watches
May 01, 2014
Just when it seemed that smart phones had made watches irrelevant, here comes the smart watch: wearable tech that connects wirelessly to your mobile device and receives notifications of incoming calls, texts, instant messages, social-network updates, and more. Smart watches can also run various apps, such as fitness-monitoring apps and simple games. A barrage of new smart watches from small startup companies hit the market last year, and now the big guns have joined in: Sony, Samsung, and Qualcomm all offer smart watches, and rumor has it that Apple and Google will be following suit.

Babson College implements Aerva's software across digital signage network
April 18, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Aerva Inc., a software platform for managing and delivering content and experiences across digital media channels, has announced that Babson College, a private business school, has implemented Aerva's cloud-based software across its digital signage network.

Is the 10MP Lava Iris 504q+ worth Rs. 13990? 10 things you need to know
April 18, 2014
Lava has just launched its 10 Megapixel camera with based handset Iris 504q+ handset for India at a price of Rs.13990. The handset comes with the Android 4.2. Jelly Bean operating system and a 5-inch display screen. The handset has been priced at a very affordable price point of Rs. 13990 and is something that impresses you at the first glimpse of it. We agree, only impressive looks cannot be something that can make one spend almost Rs. 14000 today for a handset. We today bring you 10 things about this handset that you should know today to judge whether this is a great buy today.

Luxury and stamina combine in king of the people carriers
April 18, 2014
LONG gone is the time when all drivers expected from a people carrier was space, space and more space. The popularity of the vehicles quickly moved them out of the utilitarian van-like sector, with their soaring levels of comfort and equipment.

Local unveils new mobile display ad network for advertisers and publishers
April 17, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Local Corporation, an advertising and technology company, has announced the launch of its new mobile display ad network for advertisers and publishers.

Qualcomm introduces new Snapdragon 810 and 808 processors
April 17, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, has introduced its next-generation mobile processors for the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 tier, the Snapdragon 810 and 808 processors, which are designed to deliver the connected mobile computing experiences in video, imaging and graphics.

How to Buy an LCD Monitor
April 16, 2014
The monitor you're using right now probably came bundled with your desktop PC, or maybe you bought it back when 1,240 by 1,024 was considered high resolution. Since you spend a huge part of everyday looking at it, however, it pays to be picky when picking a LCD monitor. Price ranges vary widely, as do the quality of the panels. So how can you make an informed choice? That's where we come in. We will walk you through the latest trends in the display market, as well as the specific features to look for when buying an LCD monitor. The Basics Regardless of what kind of monitor you're in the market for, there are some general factors to consider:

Yahoo creeping forward with small growth; Yahoo creeps
April 16, 2014
Yahoo has again posted anemic quarterly revenue growth as the internet company's advertising business continues to lag its rivals, nearly two years into chief executive Marissa Mayer's comeback effort. Ms Mayer has told analysts that new mobile and advertising initiatives were gaining momentum, positioning the company for a period of stable but modest growth. Revenue from its core display advertising business inched 2 PC higher in the first quarter, reversing several consecutive quarters of declines.

Magnetic Media Online appoints chief strategy officer
April 15, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Magnetic Media Online, Inc., a digital advertising technology company, has appointed Sandeep Swadia as chief strategy officer.

Crosby Lions' 20th charity carnival to be held this weekend; RESIDENTS are gearing up for the hugely popular Crosby Lions Club charity carnival 11am-4pm this Sunday (July 11).
April 11, 2014
RESIDENTS are gearing up for the hugely popular Crosby Lions Club charity carnival 11am-4pm this Sunday (July 11). The annual event, which is expected to draw impressive crowds once again, will be held for the 20th time, on the playing field of Great Crosby RC Primary School, Northern Road.


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