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  • Tag Heuer plans to launch a smartwatch; to take on Apple Watch 4 days ago

    La Chaux-de-Fonds: Tag Heuer is pushing ahead with plans for a smartwatch to more directly compete with the likes of the Apple Watch and may make acquisitions to help drive the strategy, its head said on Tuesday. Swiss watch makers like Tag Heuer, the biggest brand in luxury goods group LVMH's...
  • Luxury brand TAG Heuer plans to launch its own smartwatch September 15, 2014

    French luxury group LVMH's watch brand TAG Heuer has plans to launch its own smartwatch, the head of its watch business told a Swiss newspaper. "We want to launch a smartwatch at TAG Heuer, but it must not copy the Apple Watch," JeanClaude Biver told Sunday newspaper NZZ am Sonntag. Switzerland's watch...
  • 'Very future techno, as opposed to feminine sexy': Fashion world and film fraternity divided on first look at Apple Watch September 10, 2014

    Cupertino: Apple Inc's newly unveiled smartwatch on Tuesday split fashion arbiters who may prove pivotal to its broad acceptance. Many praised the "Apple Watch", priced from $349 when it debuts next year, for its clean aesthetic, but some bloggers and editors said the watch had a masculine aura, which would limit...
  • Apple poaches senior Tag Heuer executive as iWatch nears July 5, 2014

    Paris: Apple has poached a senior executive from Swiss luxury watch brand Tag Heuer, which could be to help it with the launch of its iWatch expected this autumn. Tag Heuer, part of luxury goods group LVMH, said on Friday its vice president for sales, Patrick Pruniaux, who had been with...
  • Nokia Treasure Tag: A $30 device that helps you find your keys, wallet February 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Nokia has launched a new device Treasure Tag that helps you find your keys, wallet and other stuff. The gadgets measures 30 x 30 x 10mm (roughly the size of a match box) and weighs 13g. Attached to your keys, your bag, or even your wallet,...
  • Tripura: Manik Sarkar enjoys 'poorest CM' tag December 17, 2013

    For Tripura Chief Minister Manik Sarkar, the tag of being the "poorest chief minister in India" comes not a bit embarrassing, but rather he is appreciative of it. "I enjoy reading these reports that describe my economic status. When people talk about this, I really enjoy," Sarkar told PTI. Sarkar's personal...
  • Pinterest launches locationbased 'Place Pins' November 22, 2013

    New York: Pinterest, the online pinboard for sharing everything from wedding china ideas to travel inspiration, is now letting users add location to their pins. San Franciscobased Pinterest says that its "Place Pins," were designed to "combine all the beautiful imagery of a travel magazine with the utility of a map...
  • Tumblr removes porn content from search and tag pages July 21, 2013

    New Delhi: When Yahoo had acquired Tumblr in May this year, it confirmed that it wouldn't restrict controversial content from appearing on the site, but now the company has made changes to the way adult content appears on Tumblr. While the company won't ban users from uploading NSFW or nude photos...
  • Be proud of your body, says Jessie J June 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: British pop star Jessie J has urged young girls to be proud of their body and ignore criticism. The 'Price Tag' hitmaker recently uploaded a series of snaps showing off her figure on the socialnetworking sites Twitter and Instagram, but was shocked by a flurry of negative comments about...
  • After president, Goa governor too drops 'His Excellency' tag March 31, 2013

    Panaji: After President Pranab Mukherjee, Goa Governor Bharat Vir Wanchoo has also dropped the "His Excellency" honorific preceding his name for official purposes. The state government issued a circular earlier this week asking all government officials to drop the colonial title preceding the governor's name in all official communication and...
  • Word clouding P Chidambaram's Union Budget 2013-14 speech February 28, 2013

    While the experts analyse P Chidambaram's Union Budget for the financial year 2013-14, we give a little tech twist to what the Finance Minister said in his speech. In his eighth Budget address in Parliament, Chidambaram's speech had in all 12,292 words. We got a word cloud generator to crunch...
  • Has Akshay Kumar earned Rs 2000 cr from films? February 18, 2013

    When on Twitter, do what the rest of the fans do. That was the buzz on the social media tool where fans of Akshay Kumar got the hash tag #Akshay2000crore to trend worldwide for two days, suggesting that actor has earned Rs 2000 crores in his lifetime in Hindi cinema. Whether...
  • SRK misses Delhi winter, says 'good to be back' February 8, 2013

    New Delhi: His love for acting took him to Mumbai, but Shah Rukh Khan, who was born and brought up in Delhi, misses the capital's winter. "I would say that it's wonderful to be at the cold of Delhi, I missed it," said the 47yearold who enjoys superstar status in the...
  • Facebook now lets you untag multiple photos at once December 22, 2012

    New Delhi: After rolling out some new privacy tools to help users manage who can see what they share on Facebook, the social networking giant has now announced a new tool a Request and Removal tool that lets users untag multiple photos at once. Users can see this...
  • Will Golconda or Charminar ever get UNESCO tag? July 28, 2012

    Hyderabad: Will Golconda or Charminar ever figure in UNESCOs World Heritage list? Going by the present state of affairs, it can safely be presumed that nothing of the sort will happen in the next few years. Experts from UNESCOs International Council of Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) are set to visit...
  • Justin Bieber grows up July 10, 2012

    Singer Justin Bieber is trying to shed his baby tag with the song 'Boyfriend'. ...
  • Why is Karnataka against heritage tag, ask activists July 9, 2012

    Bangalore: The Karnataka government's opposition to UNESCO's heritage tag for the Western Ghats is being strongly criticised by greens and environmental scientists as illogical and another example of the BJP administration's ignorance about global issues. The greens have also trashed state Forest Minister C.P. Yogeshwar's claims that the heritage tag...
  • Malayalam must get classical tag: Kerala govt June 30, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: A piqued Kerala will approach the Centre again to obtain the classical language tag for Malayalam. A meeting convened by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy here on Friday decided to ask the Centre to review the decision of an expert committee which trashed Keralas request. The state will...
  • Meet the Indian whose firm was bought by Facebook May 11, 2012

    New Delhi: A young guy starts a company and an international brand shows interest and snaps it for a huge sum of money this is a common story in the US but not when it comes to India. But Abheek Anand's tech firm TagTile has just been acquired by...
  • Tag Heuer launches the Racer smartphone at $3700 March 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Tag Heuer, a Swiss luxury watchmaker known for its sports watches and chronographs, has doffed the silk off its new smartphone the Tag Heuer Racer. The Racer, an Androidbased smartphone, is said to be inspired by GT and Formula 1 racing cars, and has been engineered without...
  • Nothing 'unwell' between me and Farah: SRK February 22, 2012

    New Delhi: CNNIBN's Manisha Mahaldar gets talking to King Khan on his association with Tag Heuer, coambassadors Leonardo Di Caprio and Maria Sharapova; and his upcoming films. Manisha Mahaldar Joining me is King Khan welcome to the show Shah Rukh... Shah Rukh Khan Thank You Manisha...
  • LG launches the Optimus LTE Tag February 20, 2012

    New Delhi: LG has announced its newest addition to its LTE smartphone lineup for the Korean market the Optimus LTE Tag. It features a 4.3inch IPS display with a pixel resolution of 800 x 480. The phone is powered by a 1.2GHz dualcore processor, and runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread...
  • India retains world's most optimistic market tag February 13, 2012

    New Delhi: India has once again emerged as the most optimistic market, driven by its buoyant domestic consumption levels, but slowing growth and inflationary concerns could put pressure on consumer confidence for the year ahead, says a survey. According to the latest global consumer confidence findings from Nielsen, a provider of...
  • Poonam, Pawar 'assets' target of Twitter jokes September 5, 2011

    New Delhi: The Twitteratti is at it yet again. The joke this time is on NCP strongman and Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar and starlet Poonam Pandey whose "assets" were the target of much hilarity on Twitter on Monday. Clearly, the hash tags '#IamPawar' and 'Poonam Pandey', when trending over 24 hours...
  • Tag clouding Pranab Mukherjee's Budget speech February 28, 2011

    While the experts analyse Pranab Mukherjee's Union Budget for the financial year 201112, we give a little tech twist to what the Finance Minister said in his speech. In his fifth Budget address in Parliament, Mukherjee's speech had in all 13,409 words. We got a tag cloud generator to crunch...
  • TVU: US assures of fair treatment to students February 26, 2011

    Washington: The US has assured India that hundreds of Indian students affected by the closure of a Californiabased "sham" university would be given "fair and appropriate" treatment and their interests would be carefully considered. The assurance by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton came in the form of a letter to Indian...
  • US working hard to resolve TVU issue: Roemer February 17, 2011

    New Delhi: The US on Thursday said that it was 'working hard' to assist Indian students left helpless due to closure of Californiabased TriValley University (TVU) and resolve the issue in a fair and just manner. "As a parent of four children, I can imagine what parents are going through. They...
  • Radio tags removed from 3 more TVU students February 17, 2011

    Washington: The US Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) has removed radio tags from three more Indian students of the now shutdown Tri Valley University (TVU) in California and also returned their passports. Susmita Gongulee Thomas, the Consul General, Indian Consulate San Francisco, said ICE have returned the passports of these...
  • ICE may reinstate TVU students' visas February 6, 2011

    Washington: The US Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) has indicated that it is ready to consider reinstating the immigration status of those Indian students, who have lost their student visas due to the closure of a Californiabased 'sham' university. "We received a message from ICE today,...
  • US comments on radio tagging disturbing: Sibal February 2, 2011

    New Delhi: HRD Minister Kapil Sibal on Wednesday termed as "disturbing" the comments of a US diplomat calling ankle monitors tagged on some Indian students in California as "very hip and happening." "Comments of the US official (on ankle monitors tagged on some Indian students) are...