While a lot of people were beginning to doubt Facebook’s ability to raise more money after getting a lofty $15 billion valuation following a $240 million investment from Microsoft last month, it seems the stakes are not too high for Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing, who has made an investment of $60 million in the […]
Archive for November 2007
Faster iPhone soon?Nov 30th, 2007 | By The Daily Connect | Category: Buzz
Apple Inc. will introduce a version of the iPhone next year that can download from the Internet at a faster rate, AT&T Inc. Chief Executive Officer Randall Stephenson said. via Bloomberg.
Bharti and Western Union to pilot mobile money transferNov 30th, 2007 | By The Daily Connect | Category: Mobile
In a first-of-its-kind agreement, Bharti Airtel and Western Union have decided to jointly develop and pilot a Mobile Money Transfer service in India. This pioneering agreement will usher in the possibility of sending money to India via a mobile phone. The Mobile Money Transfer service is subject to regulatory approval.
Venturer launches affordable HD DVD playerNov 30th, 2007 | By The Daily Connect | Category: Audio-Video
Excellent value for money for those who want to experience the Hi-Def sound and vision dream! Introducing, the new SHD7001.
Yahoo! and Adobe testing ads in PDF docsNov 29th, 2007 | By The Daily Connect | Category: Buzz
Software maker Adobe Systems Inc and Internet company Yahoo Inc said on Wednesday they will offer a service to let publishers run advertisements in Adobe’s popular document-reading format. via Reuters.
YouTube blocks anti-torture activist’s accountNov 29th, 2007 | By The Daily Connect | Category: Buzz
The video-sharing website YouTube has suspended the account of a prominent Egyptian anti-torture activist who posted videos of what he said was brutal behaviour by some Egyptian policemen, the activist said. via The Age.
LG adds to LCD monitor range in IndiaNov 29th, 2007 | By The Daily Connect | Category: Buzz
LG Electronics India has announced the launch of its new range of LCD monitors. via Yahoo! India Finance.
Korea probing cell phone deathNov 29th, 2007 | By The Daily Connect | Category: Buzz
Authorities in South Korea are investigating the death of a man amid reports he may have been killed by an exploding mobile phone battery. via BBC News.