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ifbyphone Ifbyphone comes up with an amazing service guarantee

The telephone automation application company Ifbyphone, has come up with a totally new and amazing voice broadcast service guarantee. The new guarantee will either let customers’ voice broadcast calls to be delivered on time or else they will be free. By offering such guarantee, Ifbyphone is taking the competition to another level . Now it would be very challenging for their competitors to come up with similar offer.

According to Irv Shapiro, Ifbyphone’s CEO:

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poxnora sonyonlineentertainment thumb Pox Nora acquired by Sony Online Entertainment

Sony’s online games division, Sony Online Entertainment, has acquired the online strategy game Pox Nora from Octopi, the Tucson, Arizona based online and downloadable games developer. Also the Octopi’s team will assist in the development of the game studio. Though the game (Pox Nora) is free to play, it can be expanded for some amount.

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stevenhorowitz thumb Google’s engineering director Steven Horowitz leaves

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logitech1 Logitech to layoff 500 to 600 employees

Earlier this month we reported about the probable job cuts by Logitech. Now after posting sudden drop in the third quarter financial performance, the company expects to cut jobs between 500 to 600. Most of the jobs will probably be cut in the fourth quarter. According to the company’s CEO, Gerald Quindlen:

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googlepreferredsites Google experiments the new feature, Preferred Sites

Search engine giant Google is experimenting on a new feature called Preferred Sites. The new feature will let the search engine to display results either from the search history or from the user preferred sites. Users can select their preferred pages from the Google preference page.

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goodguidelogo GoodGuide grabs $3.73 million in Series A

San Francisco, California based health, environment and social impacts information provider of products and companies, GoodGuide, has raised an amount of $3.73 million in the first round of funding. The round was participated by Draper Fisher Jurvetson and New Enterprise Associates.

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returnpathlogo1 Return Path grabs $6 million in Series E

New York based email management solutions provider Return Path Inc., has raised an amount of $6 million in the fifth round of funding. The round was participated by Union Square Ventures, Mobius Venture Capital, Sutter Hill Ventures and Western Technology Investments. With this round of funding the total amount raised by the company to date has reached $46 million.

genilogo Geni raises $5 million in Series C

West Hollywood, California based genealogy and social networking site Geni, has raised an amount of $5 million in the third round of funding. The round was participated by returning backers including Charles River Ventures and Founders Fund. The company has earlier raised $10 million in the second round. With this round of funding the total amount raised by the company has reached $16.5 million.

intelpricedown thumb Intel lowers down chip prices up to 48%

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glowingreview thumb Belkin apologizes for seeking paid reviews

Mark Reynoso, the president of Belkin has written an apology letter over the alleged offer of a glowing review of company’s products by a representative. Michael Bayard, a representative of Belkin Business Development appeared to be attracting people from Mechanical Turk to review Belkin’s products on Amazon.

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