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Nokia users fly to new heights with Nokia Lumia

With the Nokia Lumia-PAL promo, 100 owners of the amazing Nokia Lumia smartphones are given a chance to fly all over the country for free. Courtesy of Nokia, Microsoft and Philippine Airlines, the winners can explore top local destinations like Legaspi, Kalibo, Cebu, Tagbilaran, Davao and Puerto Princesa, without having to worry about expensive airfare.

The winners, who were chosen through electronic raffle, can claim their prizes and travel certificates until September 14, 2012. Photo shows one of the lucky winners of the Nokia Lumia-PAL promo, Cecille Bautista (right) with her daughter.

Here is the complete list of winners.

 
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Globe, RIM unveil new promos for BlackBerry users on prepaid

On the back of increasing demand for BlackBerry® smartphones among prepaid users and affordable BlackBerry-specific data plans in the Philippines, Globe Telecom and Research In Motion (RIM), the makers of BlackBerry smartphones, partnered anew to introduce exclusive promos for prepaid subscribers available in authorized retail outlets.

For every purchase of a BlackBerry smartphone in any participating retail outlet, prepaid subscribers who avail of a one (1) month subscription to BlackBerry Chat at P99 will get additional two (2) months free. BlackBerry Chat allows subscribers to have unlimited access to BBM™ (BlackBerry® Messenger™), photo sharing and group chats anytime, anywhere.
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Posted by on August 17, 2012 in Blackberry, Globe Telecom, RIM (Blackberry)

 

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Bosch plans to establish a joint venture with Ningbo Polaris

Ningbo Polaris Technology Co., Ltd. was established in 2003. The company specializes in developing, manufacturing, and selling of eScooter motors in China under the POLTM brand

The Bosch Group plans to form a joint venture with Ningbo Polaris Technology, a Chinese provider of motors for electrically driven scooters (eScooters), with Bosch holding the majority. The joint venture is to develop, manufacture, and sell a comprehensive product portfolio of eScooter motors. An agreement to this effect was signed on August 13, 2012. It has been agreed that details of the transaction, which is subject to approval by the antitrust authorities, will not be disclosed. Ningbo Polaris Technology specializes in developing, manufacturing, and selling of eScooter motors in China under the POLTM brand. In 2011, the company sold over one million eScooter motors and employed some 450 associates.

Wheel-hub motor: biggest selling motor application for electrical vehicles
The global production output of the eScooter market in 2011 was about 27 million units. China was and will remain its dominant manufacturing location, with 98 percent of the production volume. “With a growth rate of six percent per annum the market will reach up to 46 million units in 2020”, said Udo Wolz, president of the Electrical Drives division.
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Small and does it all: The new HP t610 commercial desktop

Today’s small and medium businesses and micro-enterprises have growing business needs that they need to address through cost-saving IT resources. Answering this demand for an affordable yet powerful system is Hewlett-Packard (HP), the world’s largest technology company, with their latest innovation, the HP t610 commercial desktop that provides growing businesses with a computer system that saves space and power while powering up their business needs.

HP Market Development Manager Leonard Zapa shares the idea behind the development of the HP t610: “The needs of growing businesses in developing countries are largely similar to more established ones, but the difference comes with their resources. What makes the HP t610 perfect for small and medium or even large businesses is its reassuring performance housed in a distinctively small chassis, at a price point comparable to entry level desktops, yet offers the same level of warranty and reliability as higher end computers.” he said.
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