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Gujarat leads country in implementing MNP
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Gujarat leads country in implementing MNP

MNP allows a user to retain his number while changing the service provider. It was first implemented in Haryana in November last year.

BBC reporters to broadcast using iPhone app
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BBC reporters to broadcast using iPhone app

The app is only for the internal use of the news organisation. There are breaking news stories happening which were first captured by amateur users and it might have inspired BBC to come out with this initiative.

Nokia to upgrade N8 and E7 to Anna in July
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Nokia to upgrade N8 and E7 to Anna in July

Indian users will have to update their smartphones using the Nokia Ovi suite as Indian telecom service providers still do not provide support for over the air updates.

Get real time directions with Tata Docomo
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Get real time directions with Tata Docomo

The service is available for all phones through SMS. For smartphone consumers, map based turn by turn directions are also available.

Google introduces new features for better, faster search on mobiles
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Google introduces new features for better, faster search on mobiles

These new mobile features are now available on www.google.com on Android (version 2.2+) and iOS (version 4.0+) in 40 languages worldwide.

HTC Sensation now in India for Rs 32,700
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HTC Sensation now in India for Rs 32,700

The Android 2.3 based phone is HTC's first ever phone to feature a 1.2 Ghz processor supplied by Qualcomm and HTC Sense 3.0 user interface.

What are your rights with regard to unwanted VAS?
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What are your rights with regard to unwanted VAS?

Users have been complaining of prepaid balance being deducted by service providers in lieu of unwanted VAS. What should you do if this happens to you? Whom should you go to?

Apple now releases unlocked iPhone 4 in USA; still costly for Indians
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Apple now releases unlocked iPhone 4 in USA; still costly for Indians

Apple has made the unlocked iPhone 4 available in USA at $649 for 16 GB and $749 for 32 GB.

Sony to launch tablet in India soon
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Sony to launch tablet in India soon

The company is likely to showcase two tablets — one with a 9.4 inch screen and the other with two foldable 5.5 inch screens — featuring Android 3.0 operating system.

Dual-SIM Samsung Ch@t 222 in India soon
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Dual-SIM Samsung Ch@t 222 in India soon

The new E2222 mobile phone has a Qwerty keypad and can support two GSM SIM cards. Samsung Ch@t 222 is priced at approximately Rs 3,500.

HTC Sensation to be launched in India tomorrow
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HTC Sensation to be launched in India tomorrow

Pricing of the Sensation still remains a mystery but with the kind of hardware the new smartphone features, one can easily expect it to be more than Rs 30,000.

Swype receives an update
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Swype receives an update

The updated virtual keyboard software brings a host of features for better typing on touchscreen devices.

Another study says mobile usage ups cancer risk
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Another study says mobile usage ups cancer risk

Talking over mobile phones for just 15 minutes daily or higher ups the risk of brain cancer, which is usually fatal in nature.

Now tablets replace in-flight entertainment
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Now tablets replace in-flight entertainment

With American Airlines deciding to replace its in-flight entertainment system for the first class passengers with a customised version of the Samsung Galaxy tab 10.1, tablets gets into yet another role.

Google removes Angry Bird malware apps from Android
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Google removes Angry Bird malware apps from Android

The 10 malware apps came from three developers, and they remained in the market for two months before they were detected.

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