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4G wireless service comes to US

By : CIOL Bureau

Comcast rolls out wireless Web

Xbox users in France to get Canal+ films, soccer

By : CIOL Bureau

Microsoft, which is trying to broaden the appeal of the Xbox beyond hard-core gamers by transforming it into a family entertainment hub, last month announced a similar deal with British pay-TV broadcaster BskyB

Comcast rolls out wireless Web for consumers

By : CIOL Bureau

The so-called fourth-generation (4G) wireless service, is the first execution of a partnership between Comcast, Clearwire Corp and other companies that use the emerging WiMax high-speed mobile technology

West misses a trick as mobile money takes off

By : CIOL Bureau

Carriers in Africa, Asia and Latin America are finding that offering customers the chance to use their phones to transfer money

EU asks China to reconsider Internet filter

By : CIOL Bureau

Goal of protecting children from harmful content can be achieved through parental controls, says The European Union Chamber of Commerce

Obscene MMS sale case against gang-rape accused

By : CIOL Bureau

The Surat City Police lodged a fresh case of selling obscene MMS clips against the three rape accused

Centenarians show it’s never too late to tweet

By : CIOL Bureau

Three percent of U.S. centenarians questioned in a new survey said they use the service that allows users to send short text messages, or tweets of up to 140 characters at least once a week to keep in touch with their friends and family

West misses a trick as mobile money takes off

By : CIOL Bureau

Mobile money is proving as a valuable tool in emerging markets

Amazon shuts Web associates as sales taxes loom

By : CIOL Bureau

In an email sent Sunday to its Rhode Island associates — which receive a cut from Amazon for sending customers on to Amazon’s Web site from their own — the company said it was closing its program due to what it called an “unconstitutional tax collection scheme” passed by the General Assembly

Child porn hidden in Swiss hip-hop website

By : CIOL Bureau

Those accessing the illegal material through a portal on the hip-hop page site paid $10 to download one video and $500 for the full collection of 101

Facebook taps ex-Genentech CFO

By : CIOL Bureau

David Ebersman will join the company in September

Cybercrime spreads on Facebook

By : CIOL Bureau

Cybercrimes target and exploit those naive to the dark side of social networking

Apple CEO Steve Jobs returns to work

By : CIOL Bureau

The official word of his return followed months of speculation about the health of Jobs

NZ hosting mkt grows 7 pc

By : CIOL Bureau

IDC survey shows increased outsourcing of managed hosting solutions in New Zealand

China delays mandatory Internet filter ruling

By : CIOL Bureau

The climbdown on the compulsory installation of the “Green Dam Youth Escort” comes just a day before the order was due to come into effect.

CLB to recall govt appointed Satyam directors

By : CIOL Bureau

According to sources the job of the government is over as the new management has taken charge of the company

ISD 720 boon for cost-sensitive apps

By : CIOL Bureau

The ISD720 comes embedded with motion controller, drive and PLC functionality in the same open-frame unit

Springboard appoints Country Research Manager for Japan

By : CIOL Bureau

Masami Kashiwagi will be in charge of overseeing all of Springboard’s research programs in the Japanese market

ViewSonic launches VX2233wm full HD LCD monitor

By : CIOL Bureau

The monitor comes with Clearmotiv 5ms video response time which enables users to watch a blur-free and HD broadcast quality video

Netgear intros wireless router WNDR3300

By : CIOL Bureau

Netgear RangeMax Dual Band Wireless-N Router WNDR3300 is specifically designed to provide enough bandwidth