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whatsapp reaches 600 million

WhatsApp monthly active users hits 600 million mark

Instant messaging service Whatsapp’s monthly active user base grows to 600 million. Since its buyout by Facebook 6 months ago, the graph of WhatsApp has only gone upwards. Jan Koum, the CEO and founder of the app, tweeted that WhatsApp’s...
China develops its own OS

China develops its own OS, to debut in October

Citing reduced dependence on imported OSes, China develops its own OS. In bid to reduce dependance on foreign companies like Microsoft, Google and Apple, China is developing their own operating software (OS) which might be finished by October...
unlocked Apple iPhone 6 in China

China Telecom announces sale of unlocked Apple iPhone 6 in China

China Telecom opens up the market, announces the sale of unlocked Apple iPhone 6 in China. China’s third largest telecom company, China Telecom, said it will be selling an unlocked version of the iPhone 6. The announcement came via a tweet...
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Asus Smartwatch to be launched on September 3, 2014

Asus to unveil its new smartwatch at the IFA in Berlin this September. On Tuesday, August 19, 2014, Asus cleared much of the air surrounding their new product that will be launched at the IFA in Berlin on September 3, 2014. They tweeted a picture,...
Sony high speed SD cards

Sony brings out high-speed UZ series SD cards in India

With a read speed of 95 MB/s and 4k support, Sony launches high-speed UZ series SD cards in India. Sony India launched high-speed UZ series SD cards in India on Tuesday, August 19, 2014. The Ultra High Speed (UHS) SD cards will be of great...
nokia lumia 530 launch in india

Microsoft launches Lumia 530 in India

At an affordable price of Rs. 7,349, Microsoft launches Lumia 530 in India. The official launch of Microsoft’s new Lumia 530 Dual Sim in India is today, August 19, 2014. The company claims it to be the most affordable Lumia brand in India...
Pope Francis in South Korea

Pope Francis to visit South Korea

In his first Asia visit, Pope Francis to visit Seoul, South Korea. The Vicar of Christ arrived in  Seoul, South Korea’s capital, on Thursday, August 14, 2014, making it the first time in 25 years that a Pope visited the country. In his...
Twitter Video Ads

Now you will see Twitter video ads

Twitter has introduced promoted video ads in beta, will function on the Cost Per View model. Twitter is currently in the process of testing promoted video ads in beta. It is called Twitter Promoted Video and is a part of the Twitter Amplify...
google logo high speed internet

Google invests $300 million in underwater cables in Asia

Faster web connectivity for Asian users as Google invests $300 million in the production of undersea cables. Google has teamed up with 5 Asian wireless and telecommunication companies to invest in this $300 million project that aims to deliver...
Tsonga beats federer roger cup final

Tsonga beats Federer to clinch Rogers Cup

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga stuns the world number 3 to record his second ATP Masters 1000 title. Frenchman, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (29) beat Roger Federer (33) in the Rogers Cup final that was held in Toronto on August 10, 2014. After impressive wins over...