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Micromax launches Funbook P280 tablet at Rs 4,650

Micromax launches Android tablet - the Funbook P280

Micromax has added yet another affordable tablet in its product repertoire. The India based company launched the new Android tablet, the Funbook P280, priced at Rs 4,650.

iphone 5 all set to launch in India

The most popular smartphone will be made available on 2nd November for India

Nissan Datsun set to enter India

The car will be sold at price less than 4 lakh Rs.

Experts confused with unexpected fall in oil prices

A market tumult was observed by the U.S Regulators and traders, due to a frantic and elevated volume of trading on Monday. The trade resulted in trimming of oil price by $4 late Monday, leaving traders and regulators desperately guessing the cause for this fast and irate plunge in oil market in recent years.

Solar power gaining popularity amid decreasing installation costs

Applied Materials Inc. today released the results of the third annual solar energy survey, a day before 21st June when the northern hemisphere celebrates the summer solstice. Applied Materials provides equipment, services and software that supports the production of advanced semiconductor, flat panel display and solar photovoltaic products.

President of the Solar division of Applied Materials, Dr.

Airline profits expected to fall as fuel costs surge

Natural catastrophe in Japan, political unrest in the Middle East and North Africa and spiraling rise in oil prices were cited as the main reasons behind the International Air Transport Association (IATA) warning that airline industry profits will dip in 2011.

Fiat buying remaining 6% US stake in Chrysler

Fiat is all set to buy the remaining 6 percent shares of the U.S. government in Chrysler, taking its stake above 50 percent in the Auburn Hills automaker.

Sprint introduces dual-screen Echo smartphone

Sprint Nextel Corp. will be selling a dual-screen phone called ‘Echo’ made by Kyocera Corp., the wireless carrier has confirmed.

Verizon confirms: iPhone 4 to arrive in Feb

After a long wait, Apple’s Steve Jobs has finally agreed to allow the iPhone on other carrier!

The Best Stocks for 2011: Valero Energy


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