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PSLV-C18 launched successfully along with Megha-Tropiques!

PSLV-C18 launched successfully along with Megha-Tropiques!

Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV)-C18 took off to orbit today with four satellites, including an Indo-French satellite Megha-Tropiques aimed at monitoring weather and climate conditions in tropical regions, from Sriharikota space port at Andhra Pradesh. Apart from Megha-Tropiques satellite, three other nano satellites – SRMSat, Jugnu and 28-kg VesselSat – were also launched with PSLV-C18…Continue Reading

Labour strike at Manesar unit of Maruti Suzuki India!

The labor strike at Maruti Suzuki India’s Manesar unit has entered its sixth day causing losses not only to workers but also adding up to the company’s production loss, duty payouts to the government and loss of business opportunity for company deals and spare part manufacturers. The workers have stuck on to their demands to…Continue Reading

Touch Mouse: Scroll intuitively by using natural gestures!

Touch Mouse: Scroll intuitively by using natural gestures!

Microsoft Touch Mouse, designed exclusively for Windows 7, has been launched by Indian subsidiary of the Washington-based Microsoft Corporation, to make everyday tasks more fluid and intuitive by using natural gestures instead of clicks. The elegantly designed Touch Mouse is priced at Rs.3999. With the launch of superior multi-touch mouse for Windows, Microsoft gives a…Continue Reading

Official Facebook App for iPad users!

Official Facebook App for iPad users!

Finally, Facebook has released iPad app on popular demand. With this, the world’s most popular social networking site has decided to leverage on the popularity of the world’s most hot selling tablet computers, Apple iPad. On Monday, Facebook launched its software that allows iPad users to connect with its social network in a tablet-friendly version…Continue Reading

R.I.P: Gazal singer Jagjit Singh passes away

R.I.P: Gazal singer Jagjit Singh passes away

Gazal singer Jagjit Singh passed away today morning after suffering a terrible brain hemorrhage. The 70-year old Gazal king of India was recently admitted in Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai; and was in critical condition even after undergoing through a life-saving surgery. Some of his most intriguing and unforgettable list of gazal songs include: Hazaron khwaishe…Continue Reading

Steve Jobs’ Biography launch on Oct 24!

Steve Jobs’ Biography launch on Oct 24!

The official ‘Steve Jobs’ biography, written by Walter Isaacson, release has been fast-tracked to October 24. One of the most popular tech icons of the world had himself authorized the biography in an interview to Isaacson saying, “I wanted to know my kids to know me.” Apple Inc co-founder Steve Jobs died on Wednesday at…Continue Reading

SETC launches online e-ticket facility!

SETC launches online e-ticket facility!

The State Express Transport Corporation (SETC) has initiated online e-ticketing facility for its long distance state government buses throughout Tamil Nadu and neighboring states. A Tamil Nadu government undertaking, SETC, involved in passenger road transport sector, which runs a fleet of around 1000 buses, offers various superior service deliverables such as semi-deluxe, super-deluxe, video coach…Continue Reading

Moody’s downgrade Italy’s credit rating!

Rating agency Moody’s has downgraded Italy credit rating by three notches to A2 from Aa2, citing material increase in funding risks and negative outlook. The downward pressure comes at a time when euro zone is still struggling to keep a smaller constituent economy like Greece as amply liquidated. The lowering of rating by Moody’s Investors…Continue Reading

Nokia’s Windows smartphone in October!

Later this month, Nokia will unveil its smartphones which run on Windows operating system, a shift from Symbian OS to combat sagging sales of the handset manufacturer. Globally, Apple and Samsung have out-smarted Nokia in the smartphone market over the last few years. Apple is set to unveil its 5th iPhone today. Nokia’s shares have…Continue Reading

Online Shopping: India fast emerging as e-commerce hub!

Online Shopping: India fast emerging as e-commerce hub!

Online shopping and e-commerce trade is fast catching pace among Indian net-savvy individuals than the conventional physical transactions carried out in the stores. In fact, India is pegged to be among the top 10 e-commerce hubs in the world by 2015, according to eBay India. The e-commerce trade in travel bookings, movie ticketing, buying gadgets,…Continue Reading