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Acadia Gets Cloud Computing Venture Rolling in Asia

Cisco, EMC and VMware hope to soon sign the first Asian customers for their cloud-computing partnership and Acadia joint venture.

T-Mobile USA Restores Voice, Data Services After Disruption

T-Mobile USA has restored voice and data services to users after an eight-hour outage that affected nearly 1.7 million subscribers.


Chartered Shareholders Accept ATIC Acquisition Offer

Chartered Semiconductor shareholders have approved an acquisition offer by Abu Dhabi's Advanced Technology Investment Co.

Nearly 1.7 Million T-Mobile Users Hit by Service Disruption

Nearly 1.7 million T-Mobile USA subscribers are affected by a service disruption that hit the mobile operator beginning late Tuesday afternoon.

Singapore to Offer Chinese-language Domain Names

SGNIC will begin registering Chinese-language domain names for the .sg top-level domain later this month.

With Hyper-V R2, Microsoft Sets Its Sights on VMware

Competition between VMware and Microsoft got a little tighter on Thursday with the release of Windows Server 2008 R2, which includes a major update to...

Malaysia's P1 Expands WiMax Coverage, Waiting on Intel

Malaysian WiMax operator Packet One (P1) is expanding the coverage of its network as fast it can, hoping to attract new subscribers.

Singapore to Study Tighter Disclosure Rules for Bloggers

Singapore's Media Development Authority will "further study" issuing tighter rules for how bloggers disclose payments and gifts they receive from companies.

Singapore's M1 to Start Selling the IPhone

Mobile operator MobileOne has signed a deal with Apple to sell the iPhone in Singapore.


IPhone Finds a Little Love in Japan

Apple's iPhone isn't hugely popular in Japan, but Japanese companies are experimenting with iPhone apps.


Researchers Turn to Eyeballs to Control Devices

NTT DoCoMo has developed an eye-control technology that can be used to operate a music player.


DoCoMo Lets Android Users Throw Messages

NTT DoCoMo's prototype Throw Mail application for Android handsets lets users throw e-mail messages.


Nissan's IPhone App Encourages Better Driving

Nissan and Yokohama plan to trial an iPhone eco-driving application.


Mitsubishi Wants to Cover Buildings, Trains With OLEDs

Mitsubishi is showing a modular, flexible OLED display designed to be used on large buildings and in stadiums.

Fujitsu Application Aims to Improve Your Golf Game

Fujitsu is readying a cell-phone application that can analyze your golf swing and offer tips.