Tag Archives: Month

New Zealand’s winter shorter by a month over 100 years

New Zealand’s winter has gotten shorter by a month over the last 100 years, meaning “true winter” weather with very low temperatures, frosts and snow starts significantly later in the year and ends earlier. Brett Mullan, from the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (Niwa), crunched the temperature records from two 30-year-periods over the last century to… Read More »

Asus ZenFone AR Now Up For Preorder On Verizon For $648 Or $27 A Month

Asus has now put the ZenFone AR up for preorder in the United States. Interested customers can go to Verizon and either shell out $648 outright or enter a leasing plan for $27 a month. This is possibly the first time we’ve seen an official price tag for the Tango-capable phone since Asus has been tight-lipped about it, remaining so… Read More »

Xiaomi to Skip MWC 2017 Next Month

The biggest mobile industry event this year, the Mobile World Congress (MWC), will see two of the most popular handset manufacturers out of action. After Samsung confirmed its absence from MWC, it was the turn of the Chinese handset vendor Xiaomi to give the event a miss, as per a report. TechCrunch reports that Xiaomi’s spokesperson has confirmed… Read More »

Report says LG X mach will land as ‘X Fast’ in Taiwan this month

LG will launch an X series smartphone in Taiwan this month – August 30 to be specific. Dubbed LG X Fast, the device is reportedly same as the X mach, just that it carries a different name. To refresh, the X mach – which was made official back in June this year – is powered by a Snapdragon… Read More »

Gionee to unveil a selfie-focused smartphone this month

Gionee will unveil a new smartphone this month. The Chinese company has sent out media invites for the unveiling event scheduled for August 22 in India. The teaser image accompanying the invite contains #SelfieWithFlash hashtag suggesting that the device will feature front facing LED flash. While the image doesn’t reveal anything about the star of the event, reports… Read More »

Android 7.0 Nougat could be released as soon as next month

If you have been keeping track of Google’s work on the next major Android update, then you have surely noticed that the search giant is definitely pushing thing along a lot faster this time around. Instead of waiting for Google I/O 2016, the first developer preview builds of the OS came out on March 9, two moths or… Read More »

ZUK Announces New Smartphone Launch Next Month

While smartphones pre-loaded with Cyanogen OS have become comparatively more common over the past couple of years, it still continues to remain a bit of a novelty, which is where Chinese smartphone brand ZUK comes in. The brand is a part of one of the biggest multinational consumer technology companies in China – Lenovo Inc. – and its… Read More »