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Nokia announces another round of job-cuts; to reduce costs due to weak demand

Nokia announces another round of job-cuts; to reduce costs due to weak demandAccording to Reuters’ report, the world’s mobile phone bigwig Nokia intends slashing another 450 jobs in its services business, IT support and industry collaboration. The move depicts Nokia’s attempt to reduce costs in the face of the weak demand.

Around 360 workers will be laid off in Nokia’s Internet Services division, as the company folds operations into Ovi Store, which is its content storefront for its May-scheduled mobile devices.

Opera Software celebrates 15th birthday of Opera web browser

LG releases game pad module for LG Versa

LG releases game pad module for LG VersaYou can now think of LG Versa as gaming device. LG has released game pad module for LG Versa that virtually turns the LG Versa mobile phone to gaming platform.   

The LG Versa snap-on game pad module gets attached to the back of the phone and slides from the side. The game pad can be removed when not in use. The game controller pad uses power from the phone’s battery.

The game pad module features 8-way directional pad and four SNES-style gaming buttons. The thin game pad module really helps enhancing the gaming experience on the phone.

India set to buy 250,000 XO laptops from OLPC (One Laptop Per Child)

Struggling in the recent times, the OLPC (One Laptop Per Child) project in India has got big boost, with the Government of India signing agreement with the organization to buy 250,000 XO laptops of the organization.

India has placed order for 250,000 OLPC (One Laptop Per Child) XO laptops for its schools, after its own $10 laptop project has failed. India has realized that it is virtually impossible to develop a $10 laptop, and thus has decided to go for the OLPC’s cheaper laptops.

ViewSonic announces to launch its first ever all-in-one PC line VPC100 in India

ViewSonic announces to launch its first ever all-in-one PC line VPC100 in IndiaThe visual technology maker & provider – ViewSonic Corporation is planning to jump into the All-in-One (AIO) PC market segment of India. The Walnut, California based manufacturer of CRT monitors, liquid crystal displays, projectors, plasma displays, and HDTV technology – ViewSonic has announced to launch its first ever all-in-one PC line – VPC100 in the Indian Market, in the next few month this year.    

AMD releases ATI Radeon HD 4770 GPU

AMD releases ATI Radeon HD 4770 GPUThe manufacturer of graphics processors, based in Sunnyvale, California – AMD (Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.) has released its ATI Radeon HD 4770 graphics processing unit (GPU). AMD has claimed is Radeon HD 4770 graphics processor is performance product in the 4000 series for the desktop PC market, known for its excellent HD gaming performance and affordable price.     

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