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Google buying social-media startup Wildfire

Google buying social-media startup Wildfire

    Intensifying its competition with Facebook for ad revenues and attention, Google is buying a company that specialises in social media marketing. The company, Redwood City, California-based Wildfire, helps…

Apple sells 3 million copies of Mountain Lion OS in 4 days

Apple sells 3 million copies of Mountain Lion OS in 4 days

Mountain Lion, Apple’s new operating system for Mac users, sold 3 million copies in just the first four days of its availability. Apple says the figure makes it the fastest…

Swipe Telecom launches Android ICS 3D tablet at Rs 5,999

Swipe Telecom launches Android ICS 3D tablet at Rs 5,999

Swipe Telecom has launched 3D tablet PC called 3D LIFE which runs on Android 4.03 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system. Priced at Rs 5,999, it has a 7-inch TFT…

Google Talk service partly restored

Google Talk service partly restored

Popular instant messaging service Google Talk has been partially restored after going offline in India and other parts of the world for hours together. “Google Talk service has already been…

Sony Xperia GX closer to launch

Sony Xperia GX closer to launch

The international version of Sony Xperia GX may be launched this year, according to reports on talk.sonymobile.com. The reports say that leaked images of Sony LT29i, codenamed Xperia Hayabusa, bear…

Nokia pinning all its hopes on Windows Phone 8 to boost growth

Nokia pinning all its hopes on Windows Phone 8 to boost growth

Nokia is pinning all its hopes on Windows Phone 8 as the company is expected to be among the first manufacturers to launch Windows Phone 8 devices in the fourth…

PM’s panel to study mobile tower radiation impact

PM’s panel to study mobile tower radiation impact

The government has decided to set up an expert panel to chart out a time-bound action plan for an in-depth study of the impact of radiation emanating from cell phone…