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Redmi 4A review: Xiaomi’s chubby little beast is budget Android on steroids

If you’re in the market for a dirt cheap affordable phone then frankly speaking there aren’t many choices abound. These basic Android phones feel worse than feature phones because their user experience is more or less sh*t. Xiaomi, however, is a past master at making phones that sing like dastardly beasts but for essentially peanuts. The Redmi 4A… Read More »

UK retail sales show little sign of post-Brexit vote slowdown

British retail sales softened only slightly in August after a bumper July, suggesting June’s vote to leave the EU has had little impact on shoppers’ willingness to spend, official figures showed on Thursday. Spending by shoppers has been largely robust in the wake of June’s referendum decision to leave the European Union, despite consumer sentiment initially suffering its… Read More »

‘Little Risk for Google in Retrial Versus Oracle Over Android’

Even if a jury orders Alphabet Inc’s Google to pay the full $8.8 billion sought by Oracle Corp in an upcoming San Francisco copyright trial over the Android operating system, shareholders and analysts say it will likely have little impact on the search giant’s bottom line. Oracle claims Google’s Android violated its copyright on parts of the Java… Read More »

NZ quake a little jolt

A magnitude-4.4 earthquake near Mount Cook in New Zealand was a short, sharp jolt that caused no damage. GeoNet rated the quake at 10.30am on Sunday as strong. It was centred 30km northwest of the mountain at a depth of just 4km. “I was sitting at my desk and it was short and sharp, just a little thud… Read More »