Redmi Note 5 Pro Launched in China as Redmi Note 5, With Some Upgrades

Xiaomi has been on a smartphone announcement spree for the past couple of months and it seems the phone maker is not willing to stop anytime soon. In an interesting development, the company has launched a new Redmi Note 5 model in China, with design and features almost completely identical to the Redmi Note 5 Pro launched in India. The phone also… Read More »

Honor 9 Lite Gets Ride Mode Safety Feature; Honor 7X, Honor 9i to Follow

Honor 9 Lite smartphone is getting a new ‘Ride Mode’ feature. Huawei brand Honor on Friday rolled out the new safety feature via OTA (over-the-air) update exclusively for Honor 9 Lite smartphone in India. The feature is similar to the S Bike mode that Samsung had announced with the Samsung Galaxy J3 in 2016. With the Ride Mode feature, two-wheeler riders will be urged to follow safe… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S10 to Feature Apple Face ID-Like Tech: Report

Samsung’s Galaxy S flagship series is celebrating its tenth anniversary next year, and rumours suggest it is planning a grand upgrade much like what Apple did with the iPhone X late last year. According to reports, Samsung is pushing for a new 3D sensing camera algorithm that would reportedly be used to create a face recognition technology similar to Apple’s Face… Read More »

Xiaomi ‘Blackshark’ Gaming Smartphone Now Spotted on Geekbench With 8GB RAM

While Xiaomi already gained huge popularity for selling affordable handsets, the Chinese giant is nowadays in the rumours for developing a gaming phone codenamed Blackshark. The smartphone originally surfaced on benchmarking site AnTuTu last month. And now, a leak is showing its performance results on Geekbench. The Xiaomi phone has apparently received 2452 single-core scores and 8452 multi-core scores on the Geekbench app version 4.2.2. As leaked by… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9+ 256GB Variant Available With 70 Percent Buyback Offer at Reliance Digital, Jio Stores

Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ arrived in India earlier this month with availability starting from Friday, March 16. The 256GB variant of the Galaxy S9+ is available exclusively via Reliance Digital stores, Samsung exclusive stores, and on Samsung Shop – the company’s online store. Reliance Digital on Friday also announced the variant will be available via Jio Stores across the country, as well as on Alongside, a… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Finally Begins Rolling Out: Report

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has started receiving its Android 8.0 Oreo update. The South Korean company hasn’t confirmed the rollout as yet, however, users report the update has begun in France. It’s also being said that it isn’t a beta update, but a stable release. To recall, a Samsung Turkey website had last week indicated the Galaxy Note 8 would start receiving its… Read More »

Rihanna Urges Fans to Delete Snapchat After Ad Mocking Assault by Brown

HIGHLIGHTS Snapchat ran an ad making fun of assault on her by then boyfriend Brown Shares of Snap, the company that makes the app, were down 4.7 percent We are so sorry we made the terrible mistake of allowing it: Snapchat Pop star Rihanna urged fans on Thursday to delete Snapchat after the social media app ran an ad making… Read More »

Facebook Nudity Case: French Court Issues Mixed Ruling

A French court ruled Thursday that Facebook failed to fulfil its contractual obligations by closing without prior notice the account of a user who posted a photo of a famous 19th-century nude painting. But the Paris civil court also refused to order the company to restore the account or pay damages as requested by the user, a primary school teacher… Read More »

WhatsApp for Android Now Lets You Add Group Description, Search Participants, Switch to Video Call

HIGHLIGHTS WhatsApp for Android has been updated The update brings the ability to let users add group descriptions It also includes the option to search group participants WhatsApp for Android has been updated with a couple of new group-focused features. There is the ability to let users add a description to a group. This was debuted on the beta… Read More »

HP Expands Its EliteBook, ZBook Lineup of Enterprise Laptops in India

HIGHLIGHTS New HP EliteBook range starts at Rs. 95,000 New HP ZBook range starts at Rs. 97,000 EliteBook range is available now, while ZBook goes on sale in April Expanding its portfolio of mobile workstations and business notebooks, HP on Wednesday introduced three devices in its EliteBook series and two devices in ZBook series in India. HP EliteBook 830 G5, EliteBook 840… Read More »