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4/08/2020 4:39:13 PM

Samsung features BTS in 2nd teaser before mega event

Samsung Electronics has unveiled a second teaser for its new mobile devices launch event featuring South Korean pop group BTS, as the tech titan seeks to boost gadget sales amid the Covid-19 pandem...read more

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4/08/2020 4:33:09 PM

Egypt invites Musk to see whether aliens built pyramids

One of Egypt's top government officials has invited multi-billionaire tech mogul Elon Musk to visit the country and see for himself that the great pyramids were not built by aliens.

...read more

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4/08/2020 4:30:35 PM

Microsoft Edge surpasses Firefox to take 2nd spot after Chrome

The revamped Microsoft Edge has surpassed Firefox to take the second position in the browser market globally, according to latest data from NetMarketShare.

With over 71 per cent shar...read more

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4/08/2020 4:28:20 PM

Xiaomi launches affordable Redmi 9 Prime in India

Expanding its Redmi series, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Tuesday launched Redmi 9 Prime in India at a starting price of Rs 9,999 (4GB+64GB variant).

The 4GB+128GB storage optio...read more

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4/08/2020 3:58:34 PM

Lava launches budget smartphone for Rs 7,777

Domestic mobile manufacturer Lava on Tuesday launched a new smartphone Z66 as the latest addition in its Z series for Rs 7,777.

Lava Z66 features a 6.08-inch HD+ notch display with a...read more

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4/08/2020 3:06:24 PM

Google invests $450mn in US-based ADT for secure home devices

Google has announced a long-term, strategic partnership with ADT, a leading US security and home automation provider, with infusion of $450 million into the company to develop secure smart home aud...read more

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4/08/2020 3:04:24 PM

Google launches Pixel 4a, to arrive in India in October

Google on Monday introduced the new affordable ...read more

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4/08/2020 2:51:52 PM

Chinese firm files $1.43bn lawsuit against Apple in patent fight

A Chinese Artificial Intelligence company on Mo ...read more

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4/08/2020 2:48:44 PM

New Google Chrome extension brings more ad transparency

As part of its efforts to give people more visi ...read more

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4/08/2020 2:44:55 PM

Microsoft Surface Duo 3460 mAh battery to last all day

Microsoft is reportedly planning to ship its fo ...read more

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4/08/2020 2:43:02 PM

Microsoft Translator for iOS adds auto mode for one-on-one chats

Microsoft Translator for iOS has just made it e ...read more

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3/08/2020 3:01:12 PM

Game downloads increase by nearly 1 bn in India in Q2

Global player spending in mobile games increase ...read more

Gadgets

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`Massive` demand delays OnePlus Nord open sale in India

5/08/2020 3:17:09 PM

 OnePlus has postponed open sale of its affordable smartphone Nord to Friday owing to an 'overwhelming response' during the pre-order period.

The open sale for Nord was earlier set for Tuesday.

"To ensure sufficient stock for open sales, the new open sales date for the OnePlus Nord in India is ?Aug ...read more

Asus ROG Phone 3: Makes you fall in love with mobile gaming

5/08/2020 3:13:30 PM

With gaming smartphones set to touch almost 6.5 per cent of the total smartphone market by 2021, Taiwanese company Asus has unveiled its most powerful smartphone yet with a 144Hz display for ultimate gaming experience along with a powerful Snapdragon 865 Plus processor.

The refresh rate is the number of times a display refreshes t ...read more

Lava launches budget smartphone for Rs 7,777

4/08/2020 3:58:34 PM

Domestic mobile manufacturer Lava on Tuesday launched a new smartphone Z66 as the latest addition in its Z series for Rs 7,777.

Lava Z66 features a 6.08-inch HD+ notch display with a 2.5D curved screen and 19:9 aspect ratio. The device is powered with a 1.6 GHz octa-core processor with 3GB RAM and a storage capacity of 32GB (expan ...read more

Google launches Pixel 4a, to arrive in India in October

4/08/2020 3:04:24 PM

Google on Monday introduced the new affordable smartphone Pixel 4a starting at $349 for the lone 6GB+128GB model in the US that will arrive in India in October.

The company said it will reveal the price for the Indian market closer to its launch, which will be available for purchase on Flipkart.

Pixel 4a is now avai ...read more

Realme Ultra-thin SuperDart Chargers to launch in India soon

2/08/2020 5:20:47 PM

Realme has confirmed that its 50W and 65W Ultra-skinny SuperDart chargers are set to launch in the Indian market soon.

The announcement was made earlier on Twitter by Madhav Sheth, Vice President, Realme and CEO, Realme India.

"We will soon introduce the 65W and 50W #realme Ultra-thin #SuperDart Chargers. More ...read more

New MacBook Air can create magic for Apple in India

2/08/2020 12:21:36 PM

At a time when the demand for high-end, premium laptops is witnessing a surge in the country as business and creative professionals stay home, Apple which has gained substantial ground with its Mac laptops is set to witness a keen interest for the newly-launched MacBook Air, according to industry watchers.

Apple saw a very strong ...read more

Reviews

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

Samsung releases Galaxy S20 update to fix camera issues

South Korean giant Samsung has started rolling out a new update for its flagship Galaxy S20, which apparently focuses on camera and autofocus qualms.

The update is rolling out in international regions at the moment and to Exynos var ...read more

24/03/2020 6:54:56 AM

Devices

Realme Ultra-thin SuperDart Chargers to launch in India soon

Realme has confirmed that its 50W and 65W Ultra-skinny SuperDart chargers are set to launch in the Indian market soon.

The announcement was made earlier on Twitter by Madhav Sheth, Vice President, Realme and CEO, Realme India.

"We will soon introduce the 65W and 50W #realme Ultra-thin #SuperDart Chargers. More ...read more

2/08/2020 5:20:47 PM

Sony launches 'A7S III' full-frame mirrorless camera

Sony Electronics has announced the long-awaited addition to its Alpha 7S full-frame mirrorless camera series -- Alpha 7S III at $3,499.99 (roughly Rs. 2.61 lakh).

It is currently available for pre-orders in North America and will be on sale starting September 24. As of now, there is no information on international availability.
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30/07/2020 11:28:00 AM

Sony camera with side-opening LCD screen in India for Rs 77,990

Sony on Friday launched a new pocket-sized compact digital camera called ZV-1 with a side-opening LCD screen for Rs 77,990 in India.

This is the first Sony camera with a side-opening Vari-angle LCD screen, allowing creators to simplify their setup.

Vloggers can comfortably operate the ZV-1 with just one hand, thanks ...read more

24/07/2020 3:19:07 PM

TECNO forays into India's true wireless space with Hipods H2

TECNO, the global premium smartphone brand of Transsion Holdings, on Friday launched Hipods H2 Bluetooth earbuds at Rs 1,999 in India, expanding its footprint into the truly wireless audio devices space.

The Hipods H2 offers stereo sound effects augmented by advanced audio coding (AAC) technology to provide a wholesome listening e ...read more

24/07/2020 3:07:05 PM

Huawei FreeBuds 3i with Active Noise Cancellation launched at Rs 9,990

Huawei Consumer Business Group on Thursday launched FreeBuds 3i TWS earbuds with Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) and an in-ear design with a triple mic setup for Rs 9,990 in the Indian market.

"Huawei as a brand constantly aspires to be a leader in the technology innovation space. The FreeBuds 3i offers one of the best ANC ex ...read more

23/07/2020 5:55:32 PM

Social Media

App

Vivo, Acculi Labs develop Covid-19 app for faster detection

Smartphone maker Vivo in partnership with Benga ...read more

31/07/2020 11:11:48 AM

Spotify monthly active users grows 29% to 299mn in Q2

Despite a slow start to the quarter due to Covi ...read more

30/07/2020 11:25:24 AM

Covid-19 tracking app may not be good predictor: Study

Researchers have now indicated that tracking sy ...read more

29/07/2020 4:36:19 PM

Instagram offers money to bring top TikTok creators to Reels: Report

Instagram is reportedly offering financial ince ...read more

29/07/2020 11:51:13 AM

Amazon introduces new home screen design for Alexa app

Amazon on Tuesday introduced a new home screen ...read more

28/07/2020 12:29:06 PM

Telegram lets users add profile videos, send 2GB files and more

WhatsApp's closest rival Telegram has rolle ...read more

27/07/2020 3:22:01 PM

Science

NASA, SpaceX target Gulf of Mexico for splashdown site

NASA and SpaceX are targeting Pensacola in Flor ...read more

2/08/2020 10:20:43 AM

ISRO checking space enthusiast's claim of moon rover rolling on lunar surface

Space enthusiast Shanmuga Subramanian, who foun ...read more

2/08/2020 9:40:14 AM

NASA's SDO probe helps build model to predict big solar flares

With the help of data from NASA's Solar Dyn ...read more

2/08/2020 9:36:39 AM

SpaceX capsule set to return 2 NASA astronauts from space station

 The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft that ca ...read more

1/08/2020 4:21:38 PM

NASA Perseverance Mars rover in standby mode, but healthy

NASA has confirmed that its Mars 2020 Persevera ...read more

31/07/2020 1:16:08 PM

NASA Perseverance rover on way to Mars to find signs of life

NASA on Thursday launched the Mars 2020 Perseve ...read more

31/07/2020 11:18:02 AM