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Twitter Contest

RULES 1)This contest is open to all twitter users provided they have followed us. 2)A total of 5 questions will be asked starting 6:00 pm,23 May 2014. The contest ends at 11:59 pm,23 May 2014.(Times in IST) 3)All questions should be retweeted. 4)All answers should be addressed to @TechnDroid and must contain the contest hashtag … Continue reading

eBay tells users to change passwords after ‘cyber attack’
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eBay tells users to change passwords after ‘cyber attack’

Auction site eBay is asking all 233m usersto change their passwords following a”cyber attack” that saw their names, email and postal addresses, phone numbers and dates of birth fall into the hands of hackers. Online auction site eBay is telling all 233mof its users to change their passwords following a “cyber attack” which compromised a … Continue reading

Flipkart aquires Myntra,To Invest $100 million in Fashion
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Flipkart aquires Myntra,To Invest $100 million in Fashion

Flipkart, India’s largest e-tailer, acquired online fashion portal Myntra on Thursday and said it would invest $100 million in the fashion business. “It’s a 100 percent acquisition and going forward we have big plans in this segment,” said Sachin Bansal, co-founder of Bangalore-based Flipkart. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed but a source … Continue reading

Tech giants sue Samsung and Google
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Tech giants sue Samsung and Google

A group of tech giants known as the Rockstar Consortium is suing Google, Samsung, HTC and others over alleged mobile phone patent infringements. Rockstar, jointly owned by Apple, Microsoft, Blackberry, Ericsson and Sony, is targeting manufacturers of phones that run the rival Google Android operating system. Rockstar spent $4.5bn (£2.8bn) buying thousands of Nortel patents … Continue reading

Google rips aside curtain to expose Nexus 5 phone, KitKat Android 4.4 coupling
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Google rips aside curtain to expose Nexus 5 phone, KitKat Android 4.4 coupling

After weeks of speculation, Google and LG have officially announced the Google LG Nexus 5. The Nexus 5 comes with a 4.95-inch full-HD IPS display and is powered by a 2.26GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor alongside 2GB of RAM. It comes with an 8.0-megapixel rear camera and a 1.3-megapixel front camera. It comes in 16GB and 32GB … Continue reading

Apple adds Galaxy S4 and Google Now to legal fight
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Apple adds Galaxy S4 and Google Now to legal fight

Samsung’s Galaxy S4 infringes on 5 Apple patents, according to a court filing by Apple. Apple wants to add the new Galaxy S4 to an ongoing case involving Apple and Samsung being heard in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, San Jose Division, according to a filing with that court on Tuesday. Samsung’s newest flagship … Continue reading