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IKEA telefonunuzu kablosuz olarak sarj edebileceginiz mobilya satısına baslıyor

İlk aşamada masa lambası, komodin ve sehpalardan oluşacak Home Smart ( Akıllı Ev) serisi Amerika Birleşik Devletleri ve İngiltere'den Nisan ayından itibaren satışa sunulacak. IKEA bu seri için, 80 telefon cihazıyla uyumlu olan QI şarj standartının kullanacağını açıkladı. QI'ın desteklemediği iPhone ve Samsung modelleri içinse şarjlı kılıf satılacak. (more…)

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Google’a girmek isteyen adaylarda aranan 4 önemli özellik

Google ilk zamanlarda Amerika’nın en iyi üniversitelerinden başvuru yapan adaylara öncelik veriyordu- muhtemelen prosedür olarak çok daha etkili bir sonuç alındığı düşündükleri için. Fakat Google insan kaynakları yöneticisi Laszlo Bock’ın belirttiği üzere bu yaklaşımın zaman geçtikçe oldukça hatalı olduğu ortaya çıktı. Bock CNN’e, Kaliforniya devlet okullarında ve diğer üniversitelerde hedeflerine ulaşmak için canla başla çalışan fevkalade öğrencilerin olduğunu belirtti. Bir diğer önemli nokta da Google’ın üniversite not ortalamasına ağırlıklı olarak önem vermemesi. Bock, üniversite ders notlarının kariyerin ilk iki yılında nasıl bir performans gösterileceğini işaret eden önemli ölçüler olduğunu ama nihayetinde çok da bir öneme sahip olmadığını belirtiyor. Pek çok mezun dünyanın en iyi çalışma…

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Unleashing the full potential of Turkey’s jewelry industry

November 27, 2008, Thursday/Published at Today's Daily News Specialists from Turkey and around the world will gather today at İstanbul's Swissotel The Bosphorus for the first International Gold Summit, organized by Active Academy, to discuss the latest developments and future expectations of the Turkish precious metals sector. Though the summit will attract all facets of Turkey's precious metals sector, Today's Zaman talked to İstanbul Gold Exchange (İAB) Deputy Chairman Osman Saraç about the current situation of the Turkish gold and jewelry sector. (more…)

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Turkish tourism growing rapidly

November 10, 2008, Monday/ Published at Today's Daily News While the global financial crisis and the rise of the value of the dollar are taking their toll on the non-financial economy, tourism -- one of the cornerstones of the Turkish economy -- had a productive season in 2008, attracting 21.5 million tourists in the first nine months of the year -- a 13.3 percent increase over the same period of the previous year -- according to data from the Security Directorate. (more…)

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Istanbul to host event promoting architectural quality

October 09, 2008, Thursday/ Published at Today's Daily News The Architecture Center, which has been working since 2000 for the development and construction of high-quality architecture in Turkey, is preparing to host an event named ArkiPARC 2008 in İstanbul between Oct. 15 and 17.  Around 25 to 30 speakers will attend the event, which will take place at the Military Museum and Cultural Complex in İstanbul’s Harbiye neighborhood, with the theme of “Dialogue for Urban Quality.” (more…)

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IKEA continues to grow in Turkish market

September 10, 2008, Wednesday/ Published at Today's Daily News Furniture and household product retail chain IKEA is continuing to expand in the Turkish market and is hoping to open a branch in Bursa in November, the company said yesterday. IKEA Turkey released its 2009 catalog to the public during a press briefing yesterday at IKEA's Bayrampaşa store. The catalogue, constituting an invitation to consumers, contains 3,250 products. Distribution will begin on Sept. 11 in İstanbul, İzmir and Bursa, and the catalogues will be free of charge. The 2009 Ikea catalogue features the campaign slogan "Your home will reflect your lifestyle." (more…)

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Defne Data secures contract in Kuwait

September 15, 2008, Monday/Published at Today's Daily News Defne Data Processing, a solutions provider for telecom operators in many countries, including Turkey, has signed a new project with Media Phone Plus, Kuwait's leading mobile entertainment services company. The project, called "Value-Added Service Platform," which is planned to be an entertainment service for landline and mobile networks, will be put into operation in many Middle East countries in addition to Kuwait beginning in October 2008. Competitions, polls and chat rooms are some of the planned services. Defne Data Processing General Manager Oğuz Haliloğlu said: "Entertainment services are in high demand from consumers, and they increase revenue for…

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