Articles By Valli Meenakshi Ramanathan

From Companies Sep 05, 2012

Facebook Stock Prices Swing Amid Mark Zuckerberg's Reassuring Vows To Boost Investor Confidence

Facebook's (FB) stock continued to witness swinging fortunes as its prices hit an all-time low of $17.55 Tuesday before closing at $17.72, almost 1.82 percent lower than the previous close. Amidst the fluctuating fortunes, CEO Mark Zuckerberg declared that he would not sell any shares at least for another one year.

From Companies Sep 05, 2012

Apple Awards Recently Promoted Top Executives With $50M In Stock Grants Ahead Of iPhone 5 Launch

As the countdown for the next-generation iPhone launch, largely called the iPhone 5, knocks down to a week, news of recently promoted Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) executives receiving generous stock grants worth over $50 million is making waves.

From Companies Sep 04, 2012

Cambodia To Deport Pirate Bay Co-Founder Gottfrid Svartholm Warg To Sweden

Cambodia has decided to deport popular BitTorrent site Pirate Bay co-founder Gottfrid Svartholm Warg, who was arrested Aug.30, for violation of copyright laws and enabling illegal downloading of music and films.

From Science Sep 04, 2012

Organic Foods: Top 3 Myths Busted; US Study Links Healthy Eating To Judicious Food Choices

Organic foods are as good as conventionally grown foods except for the lower level of pesticides in food items. However, pesticide levels in conventional foods are within permissible limits, according to a new study conducted by the Stanford University.

From Companies Sep 04, 2012

Lufthansa Cabin Crew Strike: 208 Flights Canceled; Europe, Intercontinental Flights Grounded (PHOTOS)

The cabin crews of Lufthansa, or LHA, airlines are staging a strike at three German airports Tuesday in their second walkout in a 13-month wage dispute that has resulted in the cancellation of 208 flights in Frankfurt, Bloomberg Businessweek reported.

Sep 03, 2012

Baidu Releases Android Mobile Browser For Web Games, Plans $1.6-Billion Investment In Cloud Computing

Baidu Inc (BIDU) has launched a new browser for mobile devices running on Android operating system that allows users to play games and watch videos without a media player, Bloomberg has reported.

From Companies Sep 03, 2012

IKEA Catalog To Feature More 3D Models By 2013

The online version of the 328-page catalog released August 21, 2012, features 12 percent of 3D content, while for the next year it is bound to go up to 25 percent.

From Companies Sep 03, 2012

Apple Vs Samsung Lawsuit: For Samsung, Expert Product Mimickry Is No Longer Enough

Samsung Electronics (005930) appears to be taking stock of its situation after a California jury ordered the South Korean electronics giant to pay $1.05 billion in damages to Apple (AAPL) for violating patents pertaining to the iPhone and iPad.

From Companies Sep 02, 2012

Apple iPhone 5 Rumors: New Earphones Video Showcases Redesigned Accessory To Accompany iPhone 5

With just 10 days to go for the Apple September 12 event, a new video on Vietnamese portal Tinhte.vn showcases redesigned earphones that is likely to accompany the next-generation iPhone.

From Entertainment Sep 02, 2012

Made In America Festival: Jay-Z Does A Rocky In Philadelphia

The two-day Made In America Festival got off to a rocking start at the Philadelphia Museum of Art as Jay Z entered the stage bouncing up and down, mimicking artist Rocky Balboa, with whom he shares a rag to riches story.