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30/10/2020 5:56:54 PM

Global smartphone market recovers in Q3, Samsung top seller

Samsung overtook Huawei as the top smartphone seller in the world in the third quarter of this year even as the global smartphone market grew 32 per cent quarter-over-quarter to reach 366 million u...read more

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30/10/2020 5:51:39 PM

Realme fastest brand to sell 5 crore smartphones: Report

Realme has become the fastest-growing brand to reach the 5 crore smartphone sales mark in nine quarters (from Q3 2018 to Q1 2020), a new report said on Friday.

According to the lates...read more

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30/10/2020 5:46:10 PM

PUBG Mobile, Lite version stop working in India from Friday

PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite will no longer work for gamers in India starting from Friday, the company has announced.

Tencent Games, that owns the mobile game, said on Facebook t...read more

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30/10/2020 5:39:38 PM

Apple`s earnings in China drop 29% owing to iPhone delay

Apple saw its earnings in China down to $7.9 billion in the September quarter -- a drop of 28.9 per cent from the same period when it earned $11.1 billion – owing to delay in new iPhones.
...read more

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30/10/2020 5:30:02 PM

Alphabet shares up after strong Q3 results over high ad growth

Google parent company Alphabet saw its stock rising as much as 9 per cent as it posted strong results in its third quarter earnings results amid good ad growth, logging $46.17 billion in revenue....read more

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29/10/2020 6:13:37 PM

Researchers develop new smartwatch app that warns deaf users

Scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have developed 'SoundWatch', a smartwatch app for the deaf and hard-of-hearing people who want to be aware of nearby sounds.

Smart...read more

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29/10/2020 6:05:51 PM

Unicommerce enables omnichannel selling for retailers on Flipkart

 E-commerce focused software-as-a-service ...read more

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29/10/2020 6:00:48 PM

LinkedIn's new `Career Explorer` tool to help professionals find jobs

 Professional networking platform LinkedIn ...read more

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29/10/2020 5:55:41 PM

Twitter rolls out Topics feature in India in English, Hindi

Twitter on Thursday rolled out a new feature ca ...read more

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29/10/2020 5:39:58 PM

Apple iPhone 12 has `secret` reverse wireless charging

The new iPhone 12 series may have a secret wire ...read more

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29/10/2020 5:37:21 PM

Samsung sells 88 million handsets in Q3, India a shining spot

Registering stronger sales of mass-market model ...read more

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29/10/2020 5:34:42 PM

Chips, smartphones help Samsung deliver strong Q3 results

Samsung Electronics on Thursday delivered a for ...read more


Gadgets

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Xiaomi overtakes Apple in global smartphone shipments in Q3: IDC

30/10/2020 6:11:20 PM

As the worldwide smartphone market showed signs of improvement in the third quarter of this year, Xiaomi surpassed Apple for the first time with a 13.1 per cent market share and 42 per cent growth, according to data from the International Data Corporation (IDC).

While Xiaomi shipped 46.5 million devices to grab the number three po ...read more

Initial iPhone 12 data suggest we`re off to great start: Tim Cook

30/10/2020 6:05:48 PM

The delay in launching the new iPhone 12 series is a blessing in disguise as according to Apple CEO Tim Cook, initial data points on iPhone 12 and 12 Pro suggest the company is off to a great start for the upcoming quarters.

The company informed that iPhone revenue was $26.4 billion -- down 20.7 per cent year-over-year -- as it di ...read more

Realme fastest brand to sell 5 crore smartphones: Report

30/10/2020 5:51:39 PM

Realme has become the fastest-growing brand to reach the 5 crore smartphone sales mark in nine quarters (from Q3 2018 to Q1 2020), a new report said on Friday.

According to the latest Counterpoint Research report, Realme also recorded a history high level of quarterly shipments of 1.48 crore and is the world's fastest-growing ...read more

iPhone SE, 11 help Apple lead India premium smartphone market in Q3

29/10/2020 5:15:49 PM

 Continuing its stellar performance in the India premium smartphone market, Apple has once again led the premium segment (Rs 30,000 and above) surpassing OnePlus even before its flagship launch, a new report said on Wednesday.

Driven by strong demand for its affordable premium iPhone SE 2020 and iPhone 11, Apple maintained th ...read more

Acer unveils new laptops with 11th Gen Intel chips in India

28/10/2020 5:35:44 PM

Taiwanese major Acer on Wednesday unveiled a range of laptops with the latest 11th Gen Intel processors aimed at consumers looking for power-packed performance in an ultra-thin design at a starting price of Rs 54,999.

The newly launched laptops include Swift 5, Swift 3 X S, Swift 3 and Aspire 5.

"Our laptops re ...read more

LG launches 2 smartphones `Wing` and `Velvet` in India

28/10/2020 5:11:23 PM

LG on Wednesday announced its two flagship smartphone 'LG Velvet Dual Screen' and 'LG Wing' with swivel displays in India.

LG Velvet will be available for Rs 36,990 (single screen) starting October 30 and the second screen can be bought as an accessory for Rs 13,000.

The bundle price for LG Velvet du ...read more

Reviews

Realme 7: Fast charging, good overall performance

 In a bid to make further inroads into the mid-segment market share in India, Realme has left no stone unturned to date. With the recent launch of its 7 series smartphones, the company has brought some more competition in the hot-selling segm ...read more

19/09/2020 10:59:24 AM

OPPO A52: Stunning design, good overall performance

Smartphone maker OPPO recently refreshed its affordable A-series with Oppo A52 that houses a 5000mAh battery, a quad camera setup and impressive design language.

Priced at Rs 16,990 for the variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage, th ...read more

16/07/2020 4:31:00 PM

Lava launches entry-level smartphone for Rs 5,774

Domestic mobile manufacturer Lava on Thursday launched a new smartphone Z61 Pro as the latest addition in its Z series for Rs 5,774.

The entry-level smartphone is powered by a 1.6 GHz Octa-core processor paired with 2GB RAM and a st ...read more

9/07/2020 12:26:15 PM

Honor 9X: Sturdy mid-range smartphone with an 'X' factor

Chinese smartphone brand Honor recently launched Honor 9X in India, alongside the Honor Magic Watch 2 smartwatch and the Honor Band 5i. The Honor 9X succeeds the Honor 8X with new upgrades in terms of camera and processor.

The devic ...read more

24/03/2020 7:01:20 AM

Devices

Harley-Davidson unveils its 1st electric bicycle `Serial 1`

Harley-Davidson has unveiled its first-ever electric bicycle inspired by the brand's very first motorcycle from 1903.

The new business called 'Serial 1 Cycle Company' started as a project within the motorcycle manufacturer's product development center.

"The formation of Serial 1 allows Harley-Da ...read more

28/10/2020 4:55:56 PM

New technique to extend battery life in smartphones, electric cars

 Researchers in the US are working on a unique technique to make portable devices and electric vehicles stay charged longer by extending the life of the rechargeable lithium-ion batteries powering them.

Researcher Yang Yang from University of Central Florida is doing this by making the batteries more efficient, with some of h ...read more

28/10/2020 4:20:50 PM

Sennheiser launches redesigned Momentum True Wireless 2 in India

German audio brand Sennheiser on Tuesday launched special anniversary edition of Momentum True Wireless 2 earbuds with active noise cancellation (ANC) for 24,990 in India.

The Momentum True Wireless 2 Anniversary Edition comes in an exclusive all-black design featuring the original Sennheiser logo on the earbuds and case.
< ...read more

27/10/2020 3:13:48 PM

Global debut of new Realme smart watch in Pakistan on Nov 2

Smartphone brand Realme has reportedly confirmed that its new 'Watch S' is all set to make a global debut in Pakistan on November 2.

The unveiling of the smartwatch will happen via a live event that can be accessed from Realme's Facebook and YouTube page.

The Realme Watch S will have a 1.3-inch auto-brig ...read more

26/10/2020 5:41:43 PM

Games that Indian millennials are playing post PUBG ban

While PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, popularly known as PUBG, is currently banned in India and despite several attempts by the game lovers to somehow play it on their mobiles by circumventing the ban via virtual private networks (VPNs) and servers located in other countries, PUBG remains a distant reality for millions and the community is sc ...read more

25/10/2020 12:15:50 PM

Social Media

App

PUBG Mobile, Lite version stop working in India from Friday

PUBG Mobile and PUBG Mobile Lite will no longer ...read more

30/10/2020 5:46:10 PM

Malicious adware detected in 21 gaming apps on Google Play Store

Digital security provider Avast has said that i ...read more

26/10/2020 5:46:58 PM

Flipkart records 10X growth, delivers 1 crore products in 5 days

Flipkart on Wednesday said that it delivered 1 ...read more

23/10/2020 6:28:06 PM

Truecaller now lets you set call reason, SMS scheduling, translation

 Swedish caller identification app Truecal ...read more

23/10/2020 6:23:56 PM

Facebook adds shopping, pricing tiers to WhatsApp Business

Facebook on Thursday said it will finally start ...read more

23/10/2020 5:27:06 PM

Short-form video app Quibi shuts operations after poor run

The short-form video streaming service Quibi th ...read more

23/10/2020 3:53:18 PM

Science

NASA scientists spot 'unexpected' molecule in Titan's atmosphere

NASA scientists have discovered a molecule in S ...read more

28/10/2020 4:52:08 PM

NASA targets Nov 14 for launch of SpaceX Crew-1 mission

NASA is now targeting November 14 for the launc ...read more

27/10/2020 3:16:23 PM

High-fat keto diets can prevent, reverse heart failure: Study

Heart problems? A special diet might help as re ...read more

27/10/2020 3:04:33 PM

NASA set to unveil `exciting` Moon discovery

 If you are a science buff, get ready to g ...read more

26/10/2020 4:57:37 PM

Stars and planets grow up together as siblings: Study

 In a unique study, astronomers have found ...read more

25/10/2020 10:11:08 AM

NASA's spacecraft collects significant amount of Asteroid Bennu

After touching down on asteroid Bennu, NASAs OS ...read more

24/10/2020 10:58:36 AM