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Xolo Win 10.1 inch Windows 8.1 tablet to launch in India, will be available only via Flipkart for ₹19,990

Xolo’s only Windows 8.1 tablet, Xolo Win 10.1 will launch in India tomorrow. It will only be available via online retailer Flipkart for ₹19,900. Here is a list of specifications of Xolo Win 10.1- • 10.1-inch (1366×768 pixels) • AMD A4 Elite Mobility dual core processor clocked at 1 GHz • 2GB RAM • Internal […]

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Flipkart acquires Myntra for $300-330 million

After many rumours, Flipkart has finally acquired Myntra. The two companies have been in talks for a while now, and the only hurdle left was the deal structure. Mint reports that the hurdle has been overcome and Flipkart has acquired a majority stake in Myntra, valuing the online retailer at $300-$330 million. Flipkart’s acquisition of […]

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Myntra reportedly in talks with Flipkart for acquisition

Mukesh Bansal, Myntra’s co-founder and CEO,  has said that the company is , looking for an investor, who would invest the desired money as well as help the company function as an autonomous entity even after the deal happens, Times of India reports. Though there is no word on the prospective investors, the CEO had hinted towards Flipkart. The […]

Twitter brings billions of geotagged tweets to life through interactive 3D maps

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Twitter has compiled billions of geotagged tweets from cities like New York, San Francisco and Istanbul and created beautiful 3D maps. These rendered maps use elevations and grids to visualize the billions of tweets recorded at these locations.

These maps might look something out of Google Maps, representing the cities with boundaries, mountains and valleys. But instead of land’s topography, they represent the differences in the number of tweets recorded at one location. With mountains indicating a high concentration of tweets, while the valleys a relatively low number of tweets.
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Microsoft debuts Windows 8.1 preview, you can download it now

As expected, Microsoft has debuted the preview of Windows 8.1, which is now available via the Windows Store. Currently, ISO files for the operating system are not available, but Microsoft’s download centre highlights that ISO files will be available from tomorrow onwards. The update to Windows 8.1 is a free update, and it adds a […]

Amazon India launches three new stores on its website, sells mobiles & accessories, cameras & photography and portable media players

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Earlier this month, Amazon.in made its debut in India and sold only apps, books, movies and TV shows. And early today, the company has started selling mobiles & accessories, cameras & photography and portable media players with the launch of these three new stores.  With this, Amazon.in has now a total of six stores as well as its range of Kindle tablet and e-book reader.

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Samsung Galaxy Core goes up for pre-order for Rs 15,350, to start shipping from July 1

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Earlier this week, Samsung’s new mid-range device— the Galaxy Core, was spotted on the company’s India e-store, though there was no mention of any price. The e-store has now started accepting pre-orders for the device which is available for Rs 15,350 and will start shipping from July 1.To remind you of the specifications, the Galaxy Core flaunts a 4.3-inch WVGA (800×480 pixels) display and is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM.
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Google launches Mine service on Google+ allowing sharing of real-time goods

Google is reportedly working on a new service named as Google Mine, which is expected to add another dimension to the Google+ service. The folks at Google Operating System have extracted a screenshot of the new service being developed by Google. The service will mainly be introduced to display or share real-world things one owns, wants […]

Nokia Asha 501 goes up for pre-order in India for Rs 5,199

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Nokia’s latest hotness, the Asha
501 is now up for pre-order on
Nokia’s India store for Rs 5,199
on pre-booking. The dual-SIM
smart feature phone is
available in a multiple fruity
colours including white, yellow,
red, black, and cyan. Specs-wise
it is rather unassuming with its
3-inch display, 3.2-megapixel
rear camera, FM radio and a
microSD card slot that supports
up to 32GB of storage. Nokia is
also claiming 17 hours of
talktime on a single charge,
which is unheard of for
touchscreen phones.
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pre-order in India for Rs
5,199

Facebook launches video service on Instagram, gives a tough competition to Vine

Facebook-owned Instagram is adding video, bringing an entirely new dimension to camera captures shared across the popular social-networking service. Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom is showing off the new product to members of the media at its Menlo Park headquarters. With the release, Facebook finds itself in competition with Twitter-owned Vine, the iPhone and Android video […]