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Gift Guide: Best Android phones you can buy [December 2017]

Looking for a new smartphone? There are dozens upon dozens of great options on the market today, but finding the best of the best can be a bit difficult. We’ve seen some great launches through the year and more should be coming soon too, so let’s take a look at the best Android smartphones you can buy as… Read More »

Redmi Y1, Redmi Y1 Lite Go on Sale in India Today: Price, Where to Buy, Specifications, and More

Redmi Y1 goes on sale in India a second time on Wednesday, two weeks after it was unveiled in the country. The new Redmi Y1, along with the Redmi Y1 Lite, will be available for purchase from both Amazon India and Mi.com; the quantities are likely to be limited, so fans will have to be quick if they want to snag a unit… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A1 Flash Sale Today: Time, Where to Buy, Price, Specifications

Xiaomi Mi A1 – the company’s first Android One phone – will go on sale today in India, its second flash sale since it was unveiled in the country. The new Mi A1 smartphone will become available to purchase at 12pm IST on Flipkartand Mi.com webites, and it will be available in limited quantities, the company says. Buyers can also choose to head to Mi… Read More »

LeEco Le Pro3 on sale for just $250 at Best Buy

After what appeared to be a promising start, Chinese company LeEco’s attempt to conquer the U.S. market is now doomed to fail. Having launched its most powerful smartphones last year, the Le Pro3 and Le S3, to some success, LeEco is now laying off about 80% of its workforce in the United States. However, if you still feel… Read More »

Peugeot in talks to buy GM’s Vauxhall and Opel business

France’s PSA Group, maker of Peugeot and Citroen cars, is in talks about taking over General Motors’ (GM) loss-making European business Opel. PSA, which already works with GM in Europe on several projects, said a takeover was among “numerous strategic initiatives” being considered. Any deal would involve Opel’s UK arm Vauxhall, which employs 4,500 staff at plants at… Read More »

Allergan to buy Zeltiq Aesthetics for about $2.48 billion

Allergan Plc (AGN.N) on Monday said it would buy Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc (ZLTQ.O) for about $2.48 billion (2 billion pounds) to gain access to its flagship body contouring technology. The Botox maker agreed to pay $56.50 per Zeltiq share, or a premium of 14.4 percent to the company’s Friday close. Dublin-based Allergan, led by its acquisitive Chief Executive… Read More »

Tesco to buy Budgens and Londis brand owner Booker

The UK’s biggest supermarket group, Tesco, has agreed to buy the UK’s biggest food wholesaler, Booker Group, in a £3.7bn deal. The firms said the deal would create the “UK’s leading food business”. Booker Group is the UK’s largest cash and carry operator, and supplies everything from baked beans to teabags to 700,000 convenience stores, grocers, pubs and… Read More »

SpiceJet in deal to buy 205 Boeing planes

Indian airline SpiceJet has agreed to buy up to 205 new planes from Boeing – potentially worth $22bn (£18bn). The deal includes a firm order for 100 new planes, 55 from a earlier contract and the right to buy a further 50 jets. SpiceJet is India’s fourth largest airline, though its future looked in doubt in late 2014… Read More »

KKR to buy Hitachi’s power tools unit for $1.3 billion

U.S. private equity firm KKR & Co LP (KKR.N) has agreed to buy Japanese conglomerate Hitachi Ltd’s (6501.T) power tools unit, Hitachi Koki Co Ltd (6581.T), for about $1.3 billion, the companies said on Friday. KKR will launch a tender offer for Hitachi Koki at 870 yen per share, costing it 88.2 billion yen. Including a special dividend… Read More »

Telecoms giant to buy stake in cab-hailing firm Careem

Saudi Arabia’s main phone company, STC, plans to buy a 10% stake in cab-hailing firm Careem. Based in Dubai, Careem is a rival to Uber and has developed a strong presence in the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan. Such cab-booking firms are particularly popular with women in Saudi Arabia, who are not allowed to drive. In a… Read More »