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Xiaomi to Imgur: 20 tech company names you probably are pronouncing all wrong

The mispronunciation malady spreads wide. We attempt a cure with an audio/visual guide on how to get it right.

Ankit Tuteja, Soumyadip Choudhury@tutejankit

Updated:January 6, 2016, 12:32 PM IST
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When Xiaomi entered India, it not only left the competition in a state of confusion with its features and pricing but also confounded many of us with its name. This mispronunciation malady spreads wide. We attempt a cure with this list of 20 technology company names that you probably have been pronouncing all wrong along with an audio/visual guide on how to get it right.

Xiaomi

How to pronounce Xiaomi

Imgur

How to pronounce Imgur

Asus

How to pronounce Asus

Huwaei

How to pronounce Huawei

Nikon

How to pronounce Nikon

Scribd

How to pronounce Scribd

Adobe

How to pronounce Adobe

Kaspersky

How to pronounce Kaspersky

Fujifilm

How to pronounce Fujifilm

Jolla

How to pronounce Jolla

Hewlett-Packard

How to pronounce Hewlett-Packard

Leica

How to pronounce Leica

Lenovo

How to pronounce Lenovo

Kyocera

How to pronounce Kyocera

Baidu

How to pronounce Baidu

Quora

How to pronounce Quora

Haier

How to pronounce Haier

Nvidia

How to pronounce Nvidia

Symantec

How to pronounce Symantec

Braun

How to pronounce Braun

(This list has been complied after hours of research that involved listening through official company communication. The problem at many places is that there is a slight variation in pronunciation even within official communication. In case you think there is a more appropriate version of how a company name should be said, do let us know in the comments and we will make necessary updates.)

Voice: Ankit Tuteja and Shomini Sen

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