RSS

Daily Archives: November 9, 2009

Nokia initiates charger exchange program

Nokia today initiated a charger exchange program, in which consumers owning certain Nokia-branded chargers manufactured by a third-party supplier are recommended to exchange these chargers for free replacements.
Read the rest of this entry »

 
Leave a comment

Posted by on November 9, 2009 in Nokia

 

Lenovo New IdeaPad Laptops and IdeaCentre Desktops Deliver Style, Ease of Use and Multimedia Features for Consumers

Lenovo unveiled a lineup of new IdeaPad laptops – U150, U550 and Y550P – and IdeaCentre desktops – B500, K300 and H230 – designed to meet the performance, style and usability standards of today’s multi-tasking consumers.

The new Idea PCs combine stylish designs and innovative features enabled by the ultra low power Intel® Core™ processor family of products and improved performance with an Intel® Core™ i7 processor. These new products ship with Microsoft’s Windows 7 operating system and also include the unique Lenovo Enhanced Experience for Windows 7 – the result of joint engineering by Lenovo in collaboration with Microsoft to provide users with faster system boot and shutdown, richer multimedia features and easy system maintenance tools.
Read the rest of this entry »

 
Leave a comment

Posted by on November 9, 2009 in Lenovo

 

Enhanced Features on BlackBerry Messenger 5.0 for BlackBerry smartphones

BlackBerry® Messenger version 5.0 is the latest application update to RIM’s Instant Messaging offering. It introduces new features including: Enhanced SMS, New Group Functionality, Bar-code Identity, Avatars, Large Media File Transfer, Reliable Contact Backup and Restore.

Enhanced SMS*
This feature offers conversational chat like experience. SMS contacts will appear in the same contact list as your
BBM contacts, so you do not need to go to multiple places for the most personal mobile to mobile
communications.
Read the rest of this entry »

 
Leave a comment

Posted by on November 9, 2009 in Blackberry

 

Sales of the Samsung “Star” Mobile Phone Surpass 10 Million Units at Record Speed

Star1
Mass-market appeal of touch-screen device signals evolution in mobile industry
Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a leading mobile phone provider, announced that sales of the Samsung Star, its hugely popular touch-screen mobile phone, have surpassed 10 million units, just six months after its release. The Star (model number S5230), launched in May, reached this sales milestone faster than any other mobile phone in Samsung’s history.

By becoming the sixth Samsung mobile phone to sell 10 million units earlier this month, the Star eclipsed the record of the E250, a classic slider, which took 10 months from its release in November 2006 to reach the 10 million unit landmark.
Read the rest of this entry »

 
Leave a comment

Posted by on November 9, 2009 in Samsung

 

Symantec Helps Customers Move to Windows 7 With Confidence

Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) announced its support for Microsoft Windows 7, with its Norton-branded consumer products and enhanced versions of its enterprise security, backup and recovery and migration technologies. Working closely with Microsoft, Symantec has engineered solutions to help Microsoft customers—from consumers to large enterprises—simplify the migration to Windows 7 and build a safer, more secure computing environment.
Read the rest of this entry »

 
1 Comment

Posted by on November 9, 2009 in Symantec

 

Samsung Electronics Reports Third Quarter 2009 Results

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced revenues of 35.87 trillion Korean won on a consolidated basis for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009, an 18.5 percent increase year-on-year.

Consolidated operating profit for the quarter was 4.23 trillion won, a 185.8 percent increase year-on-year and up 67.8 percent from the previous quarter. Income before income taxes reached 4.62 trillion won on a consolidated basis. Net income, on a parent company basis, was 3.72 trillion won.

In its earnings guidance disclosed on October 6, Samsung estimated third quarter consolidated revenues would reach 36 trillion won with an operating profit of 4.1 trillion won.
Read the rest of this entry »

 
Leave a comment

Posted by on November 9, 2009 in Samsung