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AMD Delivers Unified Gaming Strategy At GDC 2013

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AMD, a semiconductor design innovator, has unveiled its leadership strategy for the worldwide gaming market at the Game Developers Conference (GDC).

AMD’s “Unified Gaming Strategy” comprehensively addresses how AMD will drive the gaming market across consoles, cloud platforms, tablets and PCs. By working with the world’s leading hardware and game developers, and by continuing to be a leader in the market with the most innovative graphics technologies, AMD is effectively positioned to drive the next revolution in gaming.

Built from the ground up on the AMD Graphics Core Next Architecture, this best-in-class graphics technology will lead the way in performance and define cloud gaming experiences for gamers. By working with industry-leaders like CiiNow,G-Cluster, Otoy and Ubitus, AMD has developed flexible cloud gaming technology and designed a solution that enables game developers and service providers to deliver world-class content experiences to millions of gamers whether it’s through PCs, tablets, Smart TVs or mobile devices. Powering this seamless experience is AMD RapidFire technology, enabling highly efficient and responsive game streaming.

Mercedes-Benz India Registers 5.3% Sales Growth
Mercedes-Benz India has0 announced their first quarter sales result of 2009 units for January to March 2013. The company has recorded a growth of 5.3 per cent over the corresponding period of 2012 (total 1908 units were sold by Mercedes-Benz in the period January till March 2012).

Eberhard Kern, Managing Director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India commented: “We are very satisfied with the company performance in this quarter. Given the overall strain in the Indian economy and the fact that the Passenger Vehicles market has de-grown by double digitsin Jan-Feb 2013, an incremental 5.3% performance enhancement is encouraging.There are several exciting product launches slated in the next months and riding the wave of these fascinating products, we envisage a double-digit growth in the next quarter.”

The E-Class has been the single largest contributor to the sales volumes in January – March 2013 period with more than 800 units sold (increase of about 25% over the corresponding period in 2012) while the Mercedes-Benz Dream Cars (comprising Completely Built imported cars like the AMG range, the SLK-Class and the CLS-Class)have registered highestgrowth (48% increase over the corresponding period in 2012).

Credit Sudhaar, Dipran Finance Offer Credit Enhancer Loans
India's first Credit Health Improvement Company, Credit Sudhaar, in association with Dipran Finance has announced the launch of its new service called CreditEnhancer loans. These loans can be used to service a client's personal needs and helps to build a client's Credit Health.

Credit Sudhaar's research has suggested that credit needs to be handled with expert care.
Restore Credit: Everybody makes mistakes. That's why there is an eraser on every pencil.
Enhance Credit: If you're walking down the right path and you're willing to keep walking, eventually you'll make progress.
Protect Credit: Prevention is better than cure

"The CreditEnhancer is a handy source of funds in "The Enhance Credit" stage when people get stuck in the catch 22 situation where they have the potential to be credit worthy but not considered credit worthy because of their past behaviour. They are not able to get new credit because of poor credit history, and their credit history does not improve because they are unable to get new credit. These credit enhancer loans from CREDIT SUDHAAR and DIPRAN FINANCE could help to break this vicious cycle. In short, credit needs to be Restored first, then Enhanced and most importantly Protected," said Gaurav Wadhwani, co-founder, Credit Sudhaar.

Maruti Suzuki Introduces All New SX4
Maruti Suzuki has unveiled the SX4 in all new form including fresh look exteriors and interiors, enhanced performance, and more convenience. The all new SX4 deliversan improved fuel efficiency of 6 per cent @16.51kmpl in petrol. The Super Turbo Diesel SX4 delivers 21.79kmpl. The CNG optionreturns a fuel efficiency of 22.1 km/kg.

Besides contemporary looks, the new SX4 offers high-end optional features such as touch screen audio navigation without changing prices of the new SX4.

The SX4 is powered by a 1.6-litreVVT petrol enginethat delivers a maximum power of 104.7 PS at 5600 rpm and a peak torque of 145NM at 4100 rpm. Under the hood of the SX4 Diesel lies the high powered 1.3 litre Super Turbo DDiS diesel engine that returns power of 90PS @ 4000 rpm and a peak torque of 200NM @ 1750 rpm.

The new SX4 comes in two enticing new colours – Serene Blue and Granite Grey. This is besides the four colours already available in the market namely Glistening Grey, Beige, Silky Silver and Superior White.

WatchGuard Receives Industry Recognition
WatchGuard Technologies, a global leader in manageable business security solutions, has announced that it received multiple awards and top ratings from industry sources in the first quarter of 2013, honoring excellence in the company's partner program and in its products. The company was recognized with awards from CRN, SC Magazine, and Info Security Product Guide, and achieved a five-star review of its XTM product from SC Magazine.

The recognition from industry sources follows several significant new product announcements made by the company in the first quarter. These include the launch of two new Wireless Access Points, seven new XTM models, and updated features designed to provide customers with increased functionality while maintaining a high level of manageability.

"Our goal is to support companies of all sizes in implementing and maintaining the strongest security possible in the smartest way," said Dave R. Taylor, vice president of corporate strategy at WatchGuard Technologies. "These kinds of recognition from a diverse group of third-party sources help validate WatchGuard as a best-in-class security provider across the board.