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Google Earth 4 Beta Released

Less is more, a new UI. The most obvious change is a new and, we think, simpler user interface. Also, for the first time, we support "textured" 3D buildings, meaning the bricks look like real bricks, the glass like real glass, and overall, the world looks more like, well, the real world. Everything is more realistic. Check it out at: http://earth.google.com

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XBOX 360 - Pre-Launch Benefit

If you are a gaming fan this is something that you just can't miss..

XBOX 360 is now available for pre-order in India. You can visit www.indiaxbox.com where you can place the pre-order. In the pre-order you'll get XBOX Core System at 10% discount i.e. for INR 18000/-. For this payment, you will immidiately get some freebies like T-Shirts, Caps etc. When XBOX 360 launches around Diwali, you will get the actual system with 1-2 games thrown in...

And yes you also win prizes for referring your friends!

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The Power of Connection through Community

I got this mail from Rediff Connexions team.. i am reproducing it here as it narrates a very interesting story that could only happen due to presence of community (i can't gurantee the authenticity of the story)...

"A friend who changed my career..."

Sushma RedddyMarketing Manager,Mumbai (India)

When my brother included me into his network on Connexions I was immediately connected to over 2,000 people through him and his friends on day one. This was more than I ever expected. Imagine being just one email away from so many people.
Glancing through some of the profiles I discovered people from all walks of life, over sixty of them were from my industry.
Then I got this message from Manoj who was working in a company that was a direct competitor. I was skeptic at first but then he seemed like a good guy and I added him to my list of friends.
Over the next few weeks we exchanged messages and became good friends. Then one day he informed me of a job opening in his organization for …