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Friday, July 29, 2016
Amidst much fanfare, Zopo launches Speed 8 – the world’s first and fastest Deca-core processor backed smartphone

Amidst much fanfare, Zopo launches Speed 8 – the world’s first and fastest Deca-core processor backed smartphone

A perfect amalgamation of looks, speed, performance and functionality, the brand new Zopo Speed 8 is armed with a 4 GB RAM, 32 GB Storage and a host of niche and rich features. The phone is attractively priced at Rs. 29,999. Zopo, the hi-tech enterprise which is engaged in designing...more
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Broadband
ACT Fibernet launches high-speed broadband services in Delhi
Bengaluru-based Atria Convergence Technologies Private Limited (ACT) Fibernet has begun offering its broadband services in the Delhi region. The services, however, are available in Southern part of the city, covering areas like Safdarjung, Green Park.... more
Legal & Patent
Vodafone's 7.5 crore IT demand plea junked by High Court
The Delhi High Court has dismissed Vodafone's plea challenging a demand of over Rs 7.57 crore imposed on it by the Income Tax department for not deducting TDS for the assessment year 2013-14 on discount given to distributors towards sale.... more
IT/Security
Cyberattacks on banks globally leave financial sector anxious
A series of spectacular cyber attacks against banks, resulting in the theft of tens of millions of dollars, has heightened fears for an industry becoming an increasingly attractive target for hackers. Banks in Bangladesh, the Philippines, Vietnam... more
Policy & Regulation
TRAI to evaluate consultation papers for stringent call drop norms
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) is likely to start evaluating options to make call drop benchmark rate more stringent. The regulator proposed consultation paper for stricter call drop benchmark of less than the current rate.... more
Report
GITEX Technology Week to host “GITEX Startups”: Cash prizes offered totaling USD 1 million
The UAE’s economic record has been impressive and has outperformed all other MENA countries in most global rankings. The UAE is amongst the top 30 countries worldwide in global competitiveness, entrepreneurship, global opportunity and prosperity.... more
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