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Apple looking at cars, medical devices for growth, says report

APPLE Inc is looking at cars and medical devices to diversify its sources of revenue as growth from iPhones and iPads slow, according to...

Top US colleges to offer free classes online

  FIVE prestigious US universities will create free online courses for students worldwide through a new, interactive education platform dubbed Coursera, the founders announced on...

Nokia unveils new metal-body Lumia smartphone

NOKIA unveiled a lighter, metal model in its Lumia smartphone range, as it tries to catch the eye of buyers to close the huge...

Sony sells 4.1 million Move systems, races Kinect

SONY Corp has sold 4.1 million of its Move motion-sensing game controllers to retailers worldwide in the two months since launch, putting it roughly...

ASUS-Automobili Lamborghini VX7

THE CREATOR of one of the world's best selling notebooks has launched a Lamborghini style edition. The new ASUS-Automobili...

Micromax to go global with high end smartphones

MICROMAX, which has become India’s No. 2 smartphone brand just five years after selling its first handset - a $30 (£18.41) made-in-China model, is...

Startup to bring real-money bets to social games

  ONLINE social games could get a shot of real money with a new platform launched by a startup on Monday (July 9).   The new platform...

Google searches get smarter

GOOGLE has started making its search engine smarter in a major upgrade that looks beyond query words to figure out what people are actually...

‘Galaxy S4 is a good phone, not a great one’

SAMSUNG’S newest Galaxy S4 smartphone is just a revamped version of its top-selling S3 phone with a bigger screen and a few software gimmicks,...

Asia’s tech giants pay tribute to ‘leading light’

ASIA’S technology giants paid tribute to Steve Jobs on Thursday (October 6), with Sony and Samsung hailing the late Apple co-founder as the leading...