Samsung mobile starts the year 2012 with the launching of the new member of the Samsung GALAXY Series phone – the Samsung GALAXY Ace Plus. The mobile phone runs on the Andriod operating system and is targeting the trendy and social young generation. The GALAXY Ace Plus will be available in Russia first by this month’s end, followed by other parts of the world. Features...

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...

Learning that has a focus on knowledge, but with particular emphasis on identity, values and of course with a lot of fun. Known with the name as GILLO; a squirrel. Those who don’t know me, that’s the Gillo Gilehri for them. He is the mascot for an independent children’s media group named after Shaili Sathyu. The group is based in Mumbai, the financial capital...

Heckyl, known for its online application for real time financial information, news analytics and heatmaps, has raised $ 1 million angel investment from the SeedFund according to the report on yourstory.in. Founded by ex-MerrillLynch experienced employees – Som Sagar, Jaison Mathews, Abhijit Vedak and Mukund M. Heckyl allow exploring new ideas and keeping an eye...

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...

MadOrders, the late night food delivery service that just started in the city of late nights, Mumbai. Started last month with this Mumbai based startup, delivers the food at your doorstep between 11 in the night till 7 in the morning. All you required to book the order is through the madorders website or simply by ringing them at +91-8080204041. The madness behind...