Toyota recall

Toyota swings to profit despite recall woes TOKYO, Japan — Toyota returned to profit for the fiscal year ending in March, despite the continuing economic downturn and a series of recalls that rattled consumer confidence in the United States, the Japanese automaker said Tuesday. Toyota (TM) reported an annual profit of ¥209 billionRead More

Chile quake

Strong, moderate quakes rock Chile Quakes struck coastal Chile late Monday and early Tuesday. This home was damaged in the earthquake on A pair of earthquakes rattled coastal Chile overnight, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.A strong 6.7-magnitude quake hit at 11:22 p.m. Monday, and a moderate 5.5-magnitude quake followed at 12:05 a.m. Tuesday.Read More

NRO Beneficiaries list

The Government of Pakistan has released the list of National Reconciliation Ordinance aka NRO beneficiaries to the public. The list is not yet complete and the one available to media contains only 248 politicians and bureaucrats. Names of some of the NRO beneficiaries are given here for record. 1) Asif Ali Zardari –Read More

Solar Camera Strap Concept

It’s a bit frustrating when your camera’s battery goes out in the middle of an outdoor trip. Luckily, you don’t have to worry because if this Weng Jie’s solar camera strap concept goes on retail, you’ll have the power at the comfort of your neck, just be sure you’re under the sun. ThisRead More

Bathroom Renovation

Let’s face it: the North American bathroom isn’t the most glamorous of rooms. Ranging from staid and boring to downright dangerous, with slippery showers and water hogging toilet tanks and tubs set in a poorly ventilated, water-tight box, many modern bathrooms just haven’t been designed as thoughtfully the rest of our homes. ThisRead More

Pedestrian Power Takes a Step Up

Image credit: Good Expanding bike-share programs, increased funding, and continual reinvention: Maybe it’s just summer, but being a pedestrian seems to be a better prospect than ever. According to Good, it’s not just the weather. Their latest infographic maps the ascendancy of person-powered transport. Good writes: It’s summer, and you may be seeing more people out on theRead More

Ustream CEO John Ham On The Future Of Live Video (And What Happens If YouTube Goes Live)

Looking around the web, it’s clear that live video streaming is on the rise. News sites are frequently embedding breaking content, artists are live-streaming their concerts as a promotion vehicle, and celebrities are increasingly broadcasting the mundane events of their daily lives (apparently lots of people like watching that sort of thing too).Read More

KickApps Launches Facebook App Development Suite

  White label social networking startup KickApps has launched a new development suite that aims to simplify the Facebook app development for marketers, brand managers and developers. The KickApps App Studio now allows anyone, including non-programmers, to create rich media Facebook applications. The suite’s ease of use is obtained through drag and drop functionality, allowingRead More

Ticketmaster Rival Ticketfly Acquires Music Event Listing And Promotion Service Gigbot

Online ticketing startup Ticketfly has acquired music event listing and promotions site Gigbot. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Ticketfly, which helps concert promoters sell tickets by leveraging social media, plans to integrate Gigbot’s technology into its portal. Gigbot’s flagship product, Gigbot Pro adopts a similar social media model to Ticketfly, allowing musicians to promote showsRead More

Google Chrome Now Comes With Flash Built In

Last March, Adobe and Google jointly announced that Flash Player would soon come built in to the latter’sChrome browser, eliminating the need for users to download, install and update it separately. On Thursday evening, Google released Chrome 5.0.375.86to the Stable channel on Linux, Mac, and Windows, with a fix for a number of security issues. More importantly, the integrated Flash PlayerRead More

VoIP company Vopium raises $16.5 million in bid to challenge Skype

[Copenhagen] Danish VoIP technology company Vopiumhas received a $16.5 million capital injection, expanding its group of owners with telecom investor Raghuvinder Kataria, one of the early backers of what is now Bharti Airtel (one of the world’s largest telecommunication service providers). With the investment, Kataria now owns the majority of shares in Vopium, which will use the funding to expandRead More

Ambassador Inn Hotel

Address: – 5-A Sher Shah Block New Garden Town Lahore , Pakistan Email: – ambassadorinn@yahoo.com Phone: –  +92423-5844414 Fax: –       +92423-5844449 Mobile:- +92333-4944493 Mobile:- +92321-4024072 Only for Companies and Families Room Facilities Check out Timing 12Noon 24 hours Security Cover Corporate 2000+tax complimentary break fast •                       For Conference & Events hall available •                       Quality Hospitality •                       HygienicRead More

Michael Jackson biography

Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American recording artist, entertainer, and philanthropist. Referred to as the King of Pop, Jackson is recognized as the most successful entertainer of all time by Guinness World Records. His contribution to music, dance and fashion, along with a much-publicized personal life, made himRead More