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Xiaomi Mi Home Rakes in Rs. 5 Crores Sales Revenue in First 12 Hours

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi opened its Mi Home offline store in Bengaluru on May 20 The company says it had a sales revenue of Rs. 5 crores The company also plans to open 100 more store in India in next 2 years Chinese tech company Xiaomi has a lot of hopes pinned on its own foray into the offline market… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 Launch: 5 Things You Should Look Forward To

With just a few hours to go before Samsung officially unveils the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, there is a lot of hype around the phones right now. With the countless leaks that have surfaced in the past few months, we have a pretty clear idea of what Samsung’s next flagship smartphones are going to look like. The… Read More »

OnePlus 5 with Snapdragon 835, 8GB RAM, 23MP rear camera surfaces

More details of OnePlus 5 along with an image have surfaced in a new leak. The latest image revealed by popular tipster Evan Blass via Gamesbeat suggests a pretty powerful successor to the OnePlus 3/OnePlus 3T. According to the report, OnePlus 5 will come with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, 8GB RAM, 64GB internal storage while expandable memory is up… Read More »

OnePlus 5 listed with specs and $449 price tag

Despite a rocky first couple of years, OnePlus has really turned things around with its well-praised OnePlus 3, and then later, the just as well-respected OnePlus 3T. OnePlus is expected to deliver again with its next major smartphone release: The OnePlus 5. OppoMart has listed the OnePlus 5, complete with specs and a retail price of $449.00. The… Read More »

AMD Ryzen 5 Mid-Range CPUs to Launch on April 11: Price, Speed, and More Revealed

  Just over three weeks after taking the world by storm with its high-end Ryzen 7 CPUs, AMD is ready to cement its return to form with four more mid-range models under the Ryzen 5 brand. The company had previously announced a Q2 2017 target for the launch of Ryzen 5, and there is now a specific date:… Read More »

New £5 note: Bank to keep note despite animal fat content

The new £5 note will not be withdrawn, despite concerns that it contains traces of animal fat, the Bank of England says. The Bank said it had concluded it would be “appropriate” to keep the £5 polymer note in circulation. It will also issue the £10 polymer note as planned in September, it added. Vegans and some religious… Read More »

5 Ways to Use Audience Targeting to Improve Your Twitter Ads

The potential of Twitter ads often gets overlooked due to a number of factors. Firstly, marketers do their best to achieve the traffic on Twitter organically. Secondly, Twitter’s ads are too expensive for many advertisers. And third, the number of platforms is growing, and it often ends up being a choice between Snapchat, Instagram, and Twitter for marketers. These… Read More »

5 Actionable Social Media Takeaways from the Customer Service Summit

The Incite Group held its 6th annual Customer Service Summit in New York last week, and as is my custom at conferences, I live-tweeted (using hashtag #INCITECS) as a form of note-taking. This makes it much easier to share my learnings later. Much of the discussion was about customer service social media, with great case studies from brands… Read More »

ING to cut 5,800 jobs in digital plan

Dutch bank ING says it intends to cut about 5,800 jobs in Belgium and the Netherlands over the next five years as part of a cost-cutting plan. The bank said the aim was to speed up the adoption of new technology and “continue to lead in digital banking”. It said 3,500 jobs would go in Belgium and 2,300… Read More »

Faster, longer-range Bluetooth 5 to reach devices soon

A new version of the Bluetooth wireless spec will be coming to devices soon, giving users faster connectivity among devices over longer distances. The new version, Bluetooth 5, is a big upgrade over Bluetooth 4.2, the current specification. In a clear line of sight, the range of Bluetooth 5 could stretch to 400 meters, said analysts at The… Read More »