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Digiflip

Flipkart launches Digiflip Pro XT 712 tablet for Indian market

Flipkart’s Digiflip Pro XT 712 tablet to cost only Rs.9,999. Online shopping giant Flipkart has become the next brand to enter in to the ever burgeoning tablet segment. The online giant has now launched the Digiflip Pro XT 712 tablet which...
Phoenix Towers

China to house world’s next tallest tower

New tower in China will be 172 meters taller than the Burj Khalifa. Wuhan – the capital of Hubei province in central China – is all set to be host to the world’s tallest building. This announcement comes less than a year after...
palm

Malaysia drought like situation to affect palm oil industry

El Nino affect in Malaysia likely to impact global palm oil prices. The recent unseasonal hot and dry weather spells in Malaysia have left indigenous oil palm producers worried. Weather reports have further speculated that this climatic anomaly...
k pop

K-Pop gift giving culture evolves into charity

K-Pop stars embarrassed by extravagant gifts from fans. The gift giving culture among South Korean K-Pop fans is now slowly developing into a semi helping-society initiative. Earlier, the fans of K-Pop – abbreviation for Korean Pop –...
coffee

Flying beetles in India’s coffee crops threaten price hike

Coffee plantations in India destroyed by white stem borer beetles. Southern India is home to some of the largest swathes of coffee plantations in the world. Some of the best coffee in the world is produced here, however, this year, these plantations...
handset

Google and Microsoft to introduce kill switch feature

Kill switch in phones to deter robbers. US based software giant Microsoft and search engine giant Google are all set to add a new ‘Kill Switch’ feature to their Windows and Android based Phone Operating systems. The feature’s main...
tiger air

Indonesian airlines PT Mandala to shut operations

Indonesia’s low-cost carrier PT Mandala to clip its wings permanently. Indonesia budget carrier PT Mandala Airlines that operates under parent company – Tigerair Mandala – announced its decision to cease operations from July...
Toshiba (3)

Toshiba launches first Ultra HD Laptop for Indian market

Toshiba brings High Definition laptops to India. Consumer electronics manufacturer – Toshiba – has launched the world’s first Ultra HD 4K display laptop for the Indian market. Apart from the P series of the company, the new model...
FB

Facebook gets back to service after global outage

Facebook users left in the lurch as severs go down for half an hour. Social networking giant – Facebook – returned to service after it faced a global outage for about half an hour on June 19, 2014. A large number of users were unable...
n9500

Ebay rolls back sales of Star N9500 due to spyware

Ebay pulls out phone with with alleged pre-installed spyware. Online retail giant Ebay has pulled out the Star N9500 handset from its website’s listings. The move comes after reports of the model being pre-installed with a spyware in...