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With reports from Helsingin Sanomat, Nokia’s Board of Directors proposed Risto Siilasmaa as its new chairman. Siilasmaa is known well as the founder of Helsinki based computer security company F-Secure. Nokia’s Board of Directors should publish proposals on Thursday, January 26 for the new size of the contribution to the May Annual General Meeting after the interim...

Aakash, India’s first low cost tablet made a pre-orders mark of 1.4 million. DataWind, Aakash Tablet manufacturer confirms the “pre-orders” number. Starting from December, they opened up orders for the first set of tablets. The tablet is being sold for INR 2500 (approximately USD 47) but the government then lower the cost bringing it to a mere USD 35 for the...

With the year 2012 starts, Facebook, the world’s largest social network, has announced its second annual Hacker Cup. Programmers from around the world will be judged and as they compete to solve different algorithmic problems. The top scoring 25 competitors are flown to Facebook HQ i.e. Menlo Park, California. Out of these final 25, one winner will be emerged as...

Sony Ericsson made an announcement a couple of weeks ago about the new Xperia active; a compact Andriod smartphone designed for consumers with an active lifestyle. A unique feature that Xperia active consists of its barometric measuring sensor app. Developers can use this sensor in apps, by accessing it through the Andriod sensor API. They provided tops and code examples...

Sify Technologies, an Indian based broadband internet provider has launched Sify Mystorage, a cloud based online storage and backup solution for consumers and businesses. The service is a simple, smart and secure way to insure your critical files in your computer. Mystorage features: Unlimited computers you can backup files from as many as number of computers, laptops...