Apple Shines in History-Making Style, Despite Some Bruises

Despite fears of sapped inspiration, slowing sales, tariffs and suffocating regulation, Apple is now shining brighter than any other private-sector company in history, as the first with a $1 trillion (roughly Rs. 68.7 lakh crores) market value. Since starting out in a family garage in Silicon Valley more than 40 years ago, Apple weathered boardroom drama, market missteps, and even a… Read More »

With Apple’s $1 Trillion Valuation, Wall Street Eyes Bigger Gains

Shares in Apple edged higher on Friday but stayed close to the $1 trillion (roughly Rs. 68.7 lakh crores) valuation milestone the iPhone maker reached a day earlier, even as Wall Street predicted more gains. After becoming the first $1 trillion publicly-listed US company on Thursday, Apple last traded up 0.1 percent at $207.57 (roughly Rs. 14,200) after falling as low… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A2 Will Be an Amazon Exclusive, Listing Page Reiterates August 8 India Launch

Xiaomi Mi A2, scheduled to launch in India on August 8, will be an Amazon-exclusive smartphone. The online marketplace is running a teaser page for the smartphone confirming the launch date. However, the Mi A2 price in India is not known yet. Launched in Spainearlier in July, the smartphone is a follow-up to last year’s Mi A1 and the rebranded version of… Read More »

Huawei First-Half Revenue Up 15 Percent as Smartphone Market Share Rises in China

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd posted a 15 percent rise in first-half revenue, with industry data showing market share gains at home for the smartphone maker that has been largely shut out of the US market over security concerns. The world’s third-largest smartphone maker said on Tuesday revenue rose to CNY 325.7 billion ($47.7 billion) for the six months to June… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition ‘Transparent’ Back Doesn’t Actually Show Its Internals: Report

Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition, one of the three versions of the company’s latest flagship, gained some popularity following the formal launch in May – thanks to its “transparent” back. But it was later reported that the exposed circuit board was just a sticker. And now, it has been spotted that the Chinese company has used a cosmetic plate that… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Teased to Be Faster and Offer More Storage; Sales Said to Begin From August 24

Samsung is just two weeks away from launching its latest flagship – Galaxy Note 9 – in the market. The company has already started teasing the upcoming smartphone via several videos. While a teaser hinting at a bigger battery life in the Galaxy Note 9 was posted earlier, two new videos have suggested a few other features. Based on the latest teasers, the Galaxy… Read More »

Motorola One Power Gets Certified on TENAA; Specifications, Design Revealed

Motorola One Power or Moto One Power is expected to be the next offering in the Lenovo-owned smartphone brand’s mid-range segment, due for launch at an event on August 2 in Chicago. The Motorola One and Moto Z3 are also expected at this event. After having been leaked and been spotted in various instances in the past, a substantial leak has now surfaced just days before the Motorola One Power’s alleged… Read More »

Redmi Note 5 Pro, Mi TV 4, and Mi TV 4A Flash Sales in India Today; Redmi 5A to Go Up for Pre-Orders

Xiaomi is holding flash sales for the Redmi Note 5 Pro, as well as the Mi TV 4 and Mi TV 4A models, at 12pm IST today. The flash sales will be held on both Mi.com as well as Flipkart. The company will also make the Redmi 5A available for “pre-order” on Mi.com at the same time. The Redmi Note 5 Pro was launched back in February, but still remains popular,… Read More »

Intel Xeon E-2100 Processor for Entry-Level Workstations Unveiled

HIGHLIGHTS Intel Xeon E-2100 is the successor to Intel Xeon E3 processor The new processor offers higher max turbo frequency, faster DRAM speeds Chip has been crafted for the demands of creative professionals: Intel Intel on Thursday launched new Xeon E-2100 6-core processor for entry-level workstations. Intel Xeon E-2100 processor is the successor to Intel Xeon E3 processor. Original… Read More »

2015 MacBook Pro Discontinued in the US; Removed From Apple Store, Shifts to Clearance Section

\ HIGHLIGHTS 2015 MacBook Pro does not feature a Touch Bar It was originally launched in May 2015 2018 refresh brings certain internal upgrades Apple on Thursday updated its MacBook Pro with Touch Bar lineup with faster six-core Intel processors, up to 32GB of RAM, up to 4TB in SSD storage, a new Apple T2 security chip, and True Tone displays. However, that… Read More »