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Redmi 5A Buyers Will Get Rs. 1,000 Cashback from Jio

HIGHLIGHTS Users need to buy Rs. 199 pack for 12 months to get the cashback Rs. 199 pack includes 28GB of 4G data for 28 days with 1GB daily limit Cashback will be available through 10 vouchers via MyJio app The Redmi 5A launch saw the entry of Xiaomi’s new at warrior in India, with a starting price of Rs.… Read More »

More Than 1 Billion Smartphones Will Ship With Fingerprint Scanner Next Year: Counterpoint

HIGHLIGHTS Fingerprint sensor is quickly becoming a common feature in smartphones Next year, the vast majority of smartphones are expected to ship with it Chinese phone makers are bringing fingerprint sensors to low-cost phones Fingerprint scanners, a feature that was introduced only four years ago, will be seen in nearly all of the smartphones that will ship next… Read More »

Micromax Canvas 1 With 4G VoLTE Support Launched in India: Price, Specifications, and More

  Micromax on Monday extended its ‘Canvas series’ with the launch of a new budget smartphone, called Canvas 1, which highlights a 2.5D HD display, a quad-core processor, and 4G VoLTE support, among other things. The smartphone is priced at Rs. 6,999 and is available via offline channels starting today in a choice of Matte Black or Chrome… Read More »

Toshiba Suing Western Digital for $1 Billion Over Chip Business Sale Interference

Japan’s Toshiba said on Wednesday it is filing a lawsuit against joint venture partner Western Digital. Toshiba is claiming JPY 120 billion ($1.07 billion) in damages, saying in a statement that Western Digital is interfering with the sale of its memory chip division. Toshiba also said it has decided to shut out Western Digital employees based outside the… Read More »

Facebook, Election Commission Partner on ‘Voter Registration Reminder’ on July 1

The Election Commission will launch a special drive to enrol new electors, and has collaborated with Facebook to launch a ‘voter registration reminder’ on July 1. According to an official release, a notification of the ‘voter registration reminder’ will be sent on July 1 to people who are eligible to vote on Facebook. The reminder will be sent… Read More »

Two IPOs to hit market this week, eye Rs 1,000 cr

Aiming to tap the upbeat investor sentiment, two companies – CDSL and GTPL Hathway – will launch initial public offers (IPOs) this week to raise over Rs 1,000 crore. The bidding in BSE-promoted CDSLs IPO will begin on June 19 and close on June 21, while that of GTPL Hathway, part of Hathway Cable and Datacom Ltd, will… Read More »

Nubia Z17 With Dual Camera Setup, Snapdragon 835 SoC Expected to Launch on June 1

The company which earlier teased the handset sometime this month is now finally ready to launch the device next month. According to new listings, the handset seems to corroborate some of the specifications that were earlier tipped by a leaked listing of the Nubia Z17 device. Going by the listing, the new Nubia flagship handset will pack a… Read More »

Lenovo’s Global PC Shipments Fall 1 Percent, Slower Than Market Decline

China’s Lenovo Group, the world’s largest personal computer maker, said its global PC unit shipments fell 1 percent in the year ending in March, against a market decline of 3 percent, as consumer demand continued its downward trend. Revenue from its personal computer and smart device business, which accounts 70 percent of total revenue, fell 2 percent to… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 Pre-Orders Hit 1 Million Units, Report Claims

A new report from South Korea claims that Samsung Galaxy S8 pre-orders have the hit 1-million unit milestone. The Investor reports that Samsung’s Galaxy S8 exceeded the 1-million mark in the last 10 days, as pre-orders for the phone started from April 7 in South Korea. It adds that 1 million pre-orders is the highest ever for a… Read More »

Steve Jobs Prototype Apple 1 Computer Going on Display in Seattles Living Computers Museum

Living Computers: Museum + Labs in Seattle, which is dedicated to showcasing the history of computing devices from around the world, is this Friday opening up a wing focused on all things Apple. Called the “Apple Computer Exhibit,” visitors will be able to walk through the first two decades of Apple’s products and advances in technology, ranging specifically… Read More »