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Google+ App for iOS devices coming soon
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Google+ App for iOS devices coming soon

Google has submitted the Google Plus social network app for Apple iOS platform and now waiting for approval.

Circle the word on your iPad to search on Bing
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Circle the word on your iPad to search on Bing

A new version of Microsoft's Bing application makes search an easier process by doing away with copy and pasting a word; it also does not need the user to type the words.

Mobile phone to diagnose malaria?
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Mobile phone to diagnose malaria?

The scientists are planning to exploit surface acoustic wave devices which are electronic components commonly found in TVs, mobile phones and other electronic display devices.

Mobile payments market to triple by 2015
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Mobile payments market to triple by 2015

The increase in the mobile payments would be driven largely by the rapid adoption of mobile ticketing, NFC contactless payments, physical goods purchases and money transfers.

Google Maps 5.7 adds transit navigation
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Google Maps 5.7 adds transit navigation

Presently, Google Maps provide route details in four major cities in India including Bengaluru, Chennai, Kolkata and Delhi.

Store unlimited music on Amazon Cloud for $20
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Store unlimited music on Amazon Cloud for $20

The company has also added an iPad friendly Amazon Cloud Player, which was earlier available for PCs and Android devices.

Motorola Xoom Wi-Fi gets cheaper by Rs 10,000
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Motorola Xoom Wi-Fi gets cheaper by Rs 10,000

The users haven't really been kind to the Motorola Xoom tablet but the company is now attempting to change the situation.

Vodafone announces new 3G pricing for Kolkata users
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Vodafone announces new 3G pricing for Kolkata users

Postpaid users will now have to pay 2 paise per 10KB post the consumption of free benefit for mobile internet, broadband and integrated plans of data usage.

Acer Iconia to get Honeycomb 3.1 upgrade in July
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Acer Iconia to get Honeycomb 3.1 upgrade in July

The update, apart from bringing standard enhancements will allow users to resize homepage widgets.

Microsoft working on Switchboard app for real time multiplayer gaming
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Microsoft working on Switchboard app for real time multiplayer gaming

Scientists are working on a Switchboard app that would enable real time multiplayer gaming on Windows Phone.

Nokia eyes local apps to stand apart
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Nokia eyes local apps to stand apart

Indian users can now expect more localised Nokia apps in the health, education, travel and tourism categories.

Alibaba might launch mobile OS soon
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Alibaba might launch mobile OS soon

The company had recently launched a mobile wallet service in China, which lets users transact without the need to buy any additional hardware.

Samsung working on a Windows smartphone?
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Samsung working on a Windows smartphone?

The new smartphone is likely to feature a 1Ghz processor along with a dedicated GPU as well and a screen size of over 3.6 inches with a WVGA resolution.

Revamped Foursquare app arrives on Windows Phone 7
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Revamped Foursquare app arrives on Windows Phone 7

The Foursquare creators worked in tandem with Microsoft to ensure it worked well and used all the features offered by Windows Phone 7 while retaining all the essential features of Foursquare.

Software to double smartphone battery life
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Software to double smartphone battery life

A Duke University researcher has developed software that puts WiFi to sleep for microseconds during periods of congestion, reducing power usage without the user realising the difference. This technology is said to double battery life.