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    1. Tomorrow Is The Barcelona Meet Up And Pitch-Off!

      Tomorrow Is The Barcelona Meet Up And Pitch-Off!

      The Barcelona Meet Up is tomorrow! Huzzah! If you’ve purchased tickets already, good for you. They are a rare commodity. If you haven’t then you’re kind of out of luck because the event is sold out. Remember, you must have an official Eventbrite ticket to join us. If you do not have an Eventbrite ticket you are not registered. If you simply added your name to the original…

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    2. Ericsson bags three contracts announced at MWC 2015

      Ericsson bags three contracts announced at MWC 2015

      Swedish multinational provider of communications technology and services has bagged three contracts announced in the Mobile World Congress 2015 — one each from Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular and Tata Sky, a company statement said here on Monday.

      Bharti Airtel has signed a two-year extension of its existing multi-vendor, multi-technology managed services deal with Ericsson.

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    3. Pakistan top online searches during World Cup 2015: Google

      Pakistan top online searches during World Cup 2015: Google

      Pakistan have topped the chart of most searched teams playing in the ongoing ICC World Cup despite not performing well, a latest study by global online giant Google said.

      “Despite two humiliating defeats against India and the West Indies, Pakistan team still continues to dominate search influence and continues to remain the top searched team from the tournament,” Google said in the study.

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    4. Gionee Elife S7 with 5.5mm thickness, octa-core MediaTek chipset and Android Lollipop announced at MWC 2015

      Gionee Elife S7 with 5.5mm thickness, octa-core MediaTek chipset and Android Lollipop announced at MWC 2015

      Gionee just launched the Elife S7 at MWC in Barcelona today. The successor of last year’s flagship Elife S5.5 is 5.5mm thin with aluminium magnesium unibody design, and runs on Android Lollipop on boot.

      As far as specifications are concerned, the Elife s7 sports a 5.2-inch 1920p AMOLED display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by a 64-bit 1.7Ghz octa-core processor paired with 2GB RAM. It houses 16GB of internal memory.

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    5. Exclusive: Honor 6 Plus with “bionic parallel dual lens camera” could launch in India soon

      Exclusive: Honor 6 Plus with “bionic parallel dual lens camera” could launch in India soon

      The Honor 6 Plus was launched in China towards the end of last year boasting a 5.5-inch display and a unique “bionic parallel dual lens camera.” BGR India has learnt that the smartphone is all set to soon launch in India with an exclusive online partnership. Earlier Honor, which is Huawei’s premium smartphone brand, had partnered with Flipkart to launch its Honor 6 and Honor Holly smartphones in India.

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    6. IRCTC Amazon Partnership. Just An Affiliate Channel, That’s All!

      IRCTC Amazon Partnership. Just An Affiliate Channel, That’s All!

      After it’s failed partnership with Yebhi couple of years back, IRCTC has now forged a partnership with Amazon to monetize the millions of people who visit the every month. While we expected much deeper integration this time around, it turned out to be exactly opposite.

      IRCTC is no more than an affiliate to Amazon, albeit with some extra privileges.

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    7. Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge India launch on April 10, priced at Rs 52,999 and Rs 61,999 respectively: Report

      Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge India launch on April 10, priced at Rs 52,999 and Rs 61,999 respectively: Report

      Samsung took the wraps of its flagships Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge last night in Barcelona at MWC 2015. The company did not reveal any timeline for launch in India, but iGyaan is reporting that both the smartphones are coming to India on April 10. The report also revealed the pricing of the smartphones in the Indian market.

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    8. India to launch fourth navigation satellite March 9

      India to launch fourth navigation satellite March 9

      India will move closer to its own satellite navigation system with the launch of its fourth satellite tentatively slated for March 9, a senior official of the Indian space agency said on Monday.

      “The launch is tentatively planned for March 9 evening around 6.35 p.m. However final green signal for the launch will be given days ahead of the satellite launch,” M.Y.S. Prasad, director, Satish Dhawan Space Centre, part of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).

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    9. Olacabs to take on Uber in India with acquisition of TaxiForSure for $200 million

      Olacabs to take on Uber in India with acquisition of TaxiForSure for $200 million

      Taxi service aggregator Olacabs has acquired its rival TaxiForSure in a cash and equity deal worth $200 million. “Furthering its mission to revolutionize personal transportation in the country, Ola announced that it has acquired TaxiForSure for $200 million in a cash and equity deal,” the company said in a statement today.

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