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Apple plans to make iPhones for the Indian market in Bengaluru. Wistron, a Taiwanese OEM maker for Apple, is setting up a facility in Peenya, the city's industrial hub, to manufacture the iPhones. The facility will start production from next April, according to industry sources. Top sources in the company…

Friday, Dec 30, 2016
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Nova Scotians stand to benefit from a $500 million federal cash injection that aims to bring broadband Internet into rural and remote areas across Canada. The Connect to Innovate Program will invest the money from now until 2021 into new high-capacity Internet ‘backbone’ networks, with a portion of funding being…

South Korea fines Qualcomm $854 million for violating competition laws

South Korea's antitrust regulator fined Qualcomm Inc 1.03 trillion won ($854 million) for what it called unfair business practices in patent licensing and modem chip sales, a decision the US chip maker said it will challenge in court. The fine, the largest ever levied in South Korea, marks the latest…

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A new radio station has come to Cobleskill, WCSQ-LP 105.9 FM on the dial, specializing in local programming and an eclectic range of music stretching back to the 1980s. Michael Nevradakis, board president and general manager of Radio Cobleskill, has been involved in producing radio since 2003 and has hosted…

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The cable company serving parts of Somerset County has entered a renewed franchise agreement with Somerset County and is expanding TV and internet services to several hundred more potential subscribers in the Deal Island northwestern coastal region. The expansion comes as the county government agrees to renew a cable television…

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Betting big on the booming Indian smartphone market, Chinese smartphone maker Oppo is planning an industrial park in Greater Noida which will house a manufacturing unit. "We already have a production unit in India and the SMT (surface-mount technology) centre is now undergoing the furnishment...it will be finished in February.…

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NSSLGlobal today announces the acquisition of Norwegian IPTV company SnapTV. The new partnership will see SnapTV and NSSLGlobal working together to promote and develop entertainment services for maritime and offshore companies. With advanced state of the art TV and media distribution rights for all of the major players, SnapTV is…