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2011-06-23 09:53:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Affordable, budget bundles continue to attract customers hit by the economic crisis, while high speeds and rich content remain important as competition intensifies in Romania, according to a new report from Pyramid Research (www.pyr.com). Romania: Intense Competition and Consolidation Continue to Drive the Market offers a precise profile of the country's telecommunications, media and technology sectors based on proprietary data from...

2011-06-10 12:35:01

Beijing, June 10, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - The recent report of Chinametalsnet.com points out that Apple beats the other hardware manufacturers easily and becomes the leading buyer of semiconductor in this year. In 2010, the money Apple spent on the semiconductor materials was up to 17.5 billion dollars, an increase of 79.6% compared with the 9.7 billion in the year of 2009. While at that time, in terms of the purchasing power, Apple was the third after HP and Samsung.Experts of...

2011-06-07 05:25:00

Research firm International Data Corp. (IDC) said on Monday that it expects personal computer sales to grow 4.2 percent this year. The new projection comes after IDC's tally showed PC sales dropped by 1.1 percent in the first quarter compared to last year. "The PC market has definitely hit a slow patch," Loren Loverde, vice president, Worldwide Consumer Device Trackers, said in a statement. "Nevertheless, the long-term growth drivers "“ first among which are growth in emerging...

2011-06-02 05:18:00

HAMM, GERMANY, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Many hardware vendors have recently shown new Windows 7-based tablet computers (Slates) at Computex in Taipei. However Windows is suffering from not being very well optimized for touch screen interaction. mirabyte has recently released FrontFace for Netbooks & Tablets, an innovative application that helps to make existing Windows 7 touch screen devices easier to use and that is fully capable of even running powerhouse programs like...

2011-05-31 07:00:00

COMPUTEX, Taipei, Taiwan, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Atmel® Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML), a leader in microcontroller and touch technology solutions, today announced that ASUS, a leading computer manufacturer, has selected the Atmel maXTouch(TM) solution to power the touchscreen for the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer tablet. Running on the Android Honeycomb 3.0 operating system, the new tablet comes with a 10.1-inch, 1280 x 800 IPS panel supporting up to 10-multitouches...

2011-05-30 20:00:00

TAIPEI, Taiwan, May 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- News Highlights: First 40nm combo chip for PCs, notebooks and netbooks - Reduces chip size, module cost and power consumption InConcert® technology - Improves Bluetooth-Wi-Fi coexistence for multiple platforms, including Android- and Windows-based systems Proximity pairing and Wi-Fi Direct® connectivity - Automates set-up and enables connectivity without using access point Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq:...

2011-05-30 06:30:00

DALLAS, May 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global LTE Market by Infrastructure (E-Utran, E Node B, EPC), End-User Devices (Smartphones, USB Modems, Card Modules, Netbooks), & Services (2010 - 2015)" report provides extensive analysis of "Global LTE Market" including current market trends, industry drivers, and challenges for better understanding of "Global LTE Market". The report includes the profiles of all the major players in "Global LTE Market" along with geographical analysis....

2011-05-26 07:35:00

HONG KONG, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- DinoDirect.com introduced an amazing Magic Stick Smart Pen for iPad iPhone PC Netbooks EN301i for its clients. The company is known for offering high-end products at affordable prices. Marketing manager of DinoDirect.com says, "This magic stick smart pen would certainly prove to be a boon for our esteemed customers. It contains so many features that it is a must have for all computer savvy people. It is capable of effectively replacing heavier...

2011-05-11 07:35:00

HONG KONG, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- DinoDirect.com introduced its sophisticated Cloud Warehouse 1.0 to its customers. Customers can watch the video on YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zyRuZizefHs). Cloud Warehouse 1.0 reflects the trends in consumer preferences and the buying behavior of clients. As the marketing supervisor of dinodirect puts it, "It is yet another endeavor by us to provide value for money for our clients who have been backing us since long. Cloud Warehouse...

2011-05-11 00:00:27

Dooblo, the Leader in Mobile CAPI / Field Data Collection Solutions announced today the release of the Android version of its SurveyToGo survey software solution. The Android survey App takes Mobile CAPI to the next level with enhanced support for rich media, GPS location capture and productivity. Kfar Saba, Israel (PRWEB) May 09, 2011 Dooblo, the Leader in Mobile CAPI / Field Data Collection Solutions announced today the release of the Android version of its SurveyToGo survey software...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'