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Apple shelves Bangalore plans

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Apple shelves Bangalore plans Apple has shelved plans to launch a technical support centre in Bangalore, India, a report claims. Apple had been recruiting staff for the operation, and reportedly intended hiring 3,000 people there by 2007. Without warning, the India Times reveals Apple has engaged in a sudden about-face on its plans. It had hired its first 30 staff ...

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Borderlands 2 Heads to Vita on March 18? | Borderlands 2

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Borderlands 2 Heads to Vita on March 18? | Borderlands 2 Borderlands 2 for the Vita is coming March 18! …wait, is it? For a minute there, we really thought we had the finalized launch date. A couple of 2K’s Twitter sites (@2KGermany and @2KInternational) apparently confirmed the launch date for the PlayStation Vita version of Borderlands 2. Then, as Duuro ...

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More Battlefront 3 Footage Leaked from Free Radical (2008 Version) | Star wars: Battlefront II | Star Wars: Battlefront | star wars battlefront 3

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More Battlefront 3 Footage Leaked from Free Radical (2008 Version) | Star wars: Battlefront II | Star Wars: Battlefront | star wars battlefront 3 0   Over Half a Decade Ago, at a UK Developer Marginally Far Away… The wait for D.I.C.E. LA’s Battlefront reboot is killer. So many fans of the Star Wars: Battlefront have been waiting patiently for a ...

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Nintendo comments on "Wii U Gamepad being a copy of iPad" accusations

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Nintendo comments on “Wii U Gamepad being a copy of iPad” accusations When Nintendo first revealed Wii U (their so called next generation console) consumers and critics were of the opinion that Nintendo has copied idea of system’s gamepad from Apple’s popular tablet iPad. However, in a recent interview to Nikkei (Translated by Gamechup),  Nintendo boss Satoru Iwata has rubbished ...

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Skyrim "PERKS and RACIAL" abilities revealed

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Skyrim “PERKS and RACIAL” abilities revealed An anonymous Syrim fans has revealed the mass list of game’s Perks and Racial Abilities. These extra perks in the game will boost players major skills. For example, it will cause lightning bolt spell to evaporate enemies when their health is low, or make items cheaper for players whenever they buy it from opposite ...

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MacWeek to merge with MacCentral

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MacWeek to merge with MacCentral Mac Publishing – publisher of Macworld US – has announced that MacWeek is to be integrated into MacCentral. Citing financial pressures caused by a softening of the online advertising market, the move has also seen the company lose eight members of staff. The changes take effect as of today. Colin Crawford, president and CEO of ...

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Tough to tackle television market could delay Apple TV product

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Tough to tackle television market could delay Apple TV product Apple’s big venture into the television market could be delayed by difficult negotiations with media companies and cable providers. Bloomberg cites a “person familiar with [Apple’s] plans,” who claims that Apple won’t be releasing its rumoured living room conquering product until 2013 because providers have “little incentive to cede valuable ...

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Server sales show modest growth

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Server sales show modest growth Global server sales grew 4 per cent in the first quarter 2005, claims Gartner. The growth is being driven by strong sales from IBM. Total server revenue for the quarter was $12.33 billion, up from $11.84 billion during the first quarter of 2004. IBM, Hewlett-Packard and Dell were the top three server vendors, with sales ...

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