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Apple Pledges iPad for Every Student in 114 Schools Through ConnectEd Initiative

Oct 28 2014 1:06pm CDT | Source: Pad Gadget

In February of this year, U.S. President Barack Obama announced his efforts to bring under-performing schools into the 21st century through a new technology program called ConnectED. At the time, Apple, as well as Microsoft, AT&T, and others pledged to participate in the program with millions of dollars in hardware, software, and services. Today, Apple added a special page to its website dedicated to the ConnectED initiative, which ...
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Two Indian Americans researchers get US presidential award

Source: Apple Balla | Dec 24 2013, 12:08am CST

Washington, Dec 24 (IANS) President Barack Obama has named 102 researchers, including two Indian-Americans, as recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers, the highest US honour for young professionals in these fields.
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Apple grants iPads, Macs, Apple TVs, more to 114 US schools in ConnectED initiative

Oct 27 2014 3:27pm CDT | Source: Apple Insider

As part of its participation in President Barack Obama's ConnectED technology in education program, Apple is giving its latest hardware, as well as services and infrastructure ...
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US tech executives press Obama on NSA surveillance

Source: Apple Balla | Dec 17 2013, 8:34pm CST

Washington, Dec 18 (IANS) Executives of leading tech companies Tuesday pressed US President Barack Obama to "move aggressively" to scale back the National Security Agency's electronic surveillance practice.
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Apple to stop iPhone 5C production
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Apple tops Android on Black Friday
iOS accounts for more online mobile sales
 
 

The US President Not Being Permitted to Use the iPhone!

Source: Apple Balla | Dec 5 2013, 2:10am CST

The US President Not Being Permitted to Use the iPhones!
Barack Obama, the US president, says that the Secret Service has prevented him to use the iPhone for security issues, ultimately leads him to use the BlackBerry phone
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White House mole was an Indian-American

Source: Apple Balla | Nov 2 2013, 4:30am CDT | by IANS

White House mole was an Indian-American
Washington, Nov 2 (IANS) It turns out that a White House mole fired recently for snarky anonymous tweets about top Obama administration officials and its policies was an Indian-American policy wonk.
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Indian-American run firm to fix Obamacare website

Source: Apple Balla | Oct 25 2013, 10:46pm CDT | by IANS

Indian-American run firm to fix Obamacare website
Washington, Oct 26 (IANS) The Obama administration has turned to a technology company run by Indian-Americans to fix the problem ridden website for Americans to buy insurance under President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law.
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Obama renews push for immigration reforms

Source: Apple Balla | Oct 24 2013, 11:50pm CDT | by IANS

Obama renews push for immigration reforms
Washington, Oct 25 (IANS) President Barack Obama has made a renewed push for comprehensive immigration reform, voicing support for a bill that the Indian IT industry fears would stem the flow of Indian professionals to the US.
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All nations spy on each other, says Obama

Source: Apple Balla | Jul 1 2013, 11:48pm CDT

All nations spy on each other, says Obama
Washington, July 2 (IANS) Amid reports that US did not spare even its allies and friends like India from its spying operations, President Barack Obama has responded that all nations collect intelligence on each other.
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London, Dec 4 (IANS) Increased heat uptake across three oceans - North Atlantic, the Southern Ocean and Equatorial Pacific Ocean - is the likely cause of the 'warming hiatus' -- the current decade-long slowdown in...
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PM makes first appointment to High Court of Australia
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