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Cisco's Chambers Demonstrates Home TelePresence

Cisco Chairman and CEO John Chambers demonstrated the company's home TelePresence technology.

LG to Demonstrate 100Mbps LTE Modem

LG Electronics plans to demonstrate a next-generation cellular modem that can download data at speeds up to 100M bps.

Intel's Otellini to Unveil 'Digital Convergence' Device

Intel CEO and President Paul Otellini will unveil a device that likely links computers with televisions over a wireless network during his keynote.

Emerging Markets Willing to Pay More for 'green' Products

Chinese consumers are more willing than their American counterparts to pay a premium for consumer electronics that are environmentally friendly.


Hackers Take Twitter Offline

Microblogging site Twitter went offline Friday after hackers calling themselves the Iranian Cyber Army apparently managed to change the site's DNS records.

ATIC Completes Acquisition of Chartered

Advanced Technology Investment Co. has completed its acquisition of Singapore's Chartered Semiconductor.

AMD's Lead With DirectX 11 Is 'insignificant,' Nvidia Says

Nvidia calls technology lead that Advanced Micro Devices built by releasing the first graphics chips to support DirectX 11 is "insignificant."

Singapore Cracks Down on Telecom Contracts, Termination Fees

Singaporan regulators issued new guidelines governing contract terms and early termination fees for mobile and broadband services.

Samsung Electronics Names New CEO in Major Reorganization

Samsung Electronics named a new CEO on Tuesday as the company undertakes a major reorganization.

Picture of Google's Experimental Handset Appears on Twitter

A picture of an Android handset given out to Google employees that was posted on Twitter had blogs buzzing over the weekend.


TechCrunch Files Lawsuit Against Former CrunchPad Partner

TechCrunch filed a lawsuit against its former partner over claims it used fraud and deceit in a bid to take over the CrunchPad project.

Intel May Give Larrabee Update in Late 2010, Analyst Says

Intel is likely to give an update on plans for its delayed graphics chip during the third quarter of 2010.

Malaysian Company Acquires Friendster, Bets on Micropayments

Social networking site Friendster accepted a buyout offer from Malaysia's MOL Global.

Two More Operators Put IPhone on Sale in Singapore

Singaporean mobile operators MobileOne (M1) and StarHub will start selling Apple's iPhone on Dec. 9,


RIM to Develop TD-SCDMA BlackBerry for China Mobile

RIM and China Mobile will develop a version of its BlackBerry handset that supports China's homegrown 3G standard.