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Indian stock market vitnessed the attack of bears yesterday. BSE SENSEX slid down by 143 points from the previous close to touch 6368 on yesterday's close. It is getting closer to what we saw in the early Jan crash of this year. There is no specific reason for this ...


One of the interesting forward that I received today is about various names and thier stories. Worth sharing.

Mercedes -> This was actually the financier's daughter's name.

Adobe -> This came from name of the river Adobe Creek that ran behind the house of founder John Warnock.

Apple Computers > It ...


Novell says that its next Linux Destop will surpass Windows.


It seems that Novell has acquired Tally systems, a leading expert in IT asset management solutions. Read more about it here. Novell's plan are a mystery!


I have come across the product page of Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT at Amazon. There are new cameras listed from $200 and it goes on. How is this possible? All the sellers who are listed are "Just Launched" sellers. Are they trying to cheat us? What if me make ...


I have found a good offer of a new Canon EOS Digital Rebel with 18-55 mm lens for $360 at Amazon from a vendor called zappseller. I have contacted the seller and he said that it is a brand new product with Internation warranty. He also added that he can ...


Intel cuts prices on laptop computer chips as much as 34%. Read more about this here. Now I can think about buying a Intel Pentium M laptop!


A lot of Tamil people would have heard the slogan "Puduzu kanna puduzu" (It's new dude) atleast 10 times a day. It was the slogan for Kungumam, a weekly Tamil magazine. Kungumam was one of the lowest selling books compared to the other famous Tamil weeklies. All of a ...