Global PC Market Grows for First Time in 6 Years: Gartner

The global personal computer market grew for the first time in six years in the second quarter of 2018, driven by upgrades in the business segment, a market tracker said Thursday. The research firm Gartner reported that worldwide PC shipments rose 1.4 percent in the past quarter to 62.1 million units, but said it remains unclear if the sector is… Read More »

Moto E5 Play Android Oreo (Go Edition) Variant With 5.3-Inch 18:9 Display Launched: Price, Specifications

In April 2018, Motorola had launched six new smartphones in its G-series and E-series. The Moto E-series was unveiled to cater to the entry-segment as the new offerings – the Moto E5, Moto E5 Plus, and Moto E5 Play – were positioned below the respective Moto G6 models. While the Moto E5 Play started out as a US exclusive smartphone, it is now launching in European and… Read More »

Google Working on Fix for ‘Fatal Error’ Crash Affecting Some Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Users

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL’s cameras are considered amongst the best camera smartphones since they were launched last year. However, they have not been immune to some bugs. One, a Pixel 2 panorama issue has been around for 9 months without a fix from Google, is now said to have been fixed by a user. The fix however requires users to root… Read More »

Apple Orders 3-4 Million OLED, 20 Million LCD iPhone Displays From LG: Report

Reports of Apple looking for other suppliers for OLED display panels have been doing the rounds a lot recently. A fresh report reiterates that Apple has roped in LG this time to produce OLED panels for this year’s iPhone model, in order to reduce its dependency on Samsung. LG will produce 3 to 4 million OLED displays, and around 20 million LCD displays for Apple… Read More »

Apple Launches $300-Million Clean Energy Fund for China Suppliers

Apple said on Friday it has established a fund to invest nearly $300 million (roughly Rs. 2,000 crores) over the next four years to connect its Chinese suppliers to renewable energy as Beijing pushes an anti-pollution drive. The US giant said it and 10 initial suppliers would jointly provide the money for the China Clean Energy Fund, aimed at… Read More »

Huawei Nova 3i Price, Specifications, Launch Date Spotted in Leaks Read in

Huawei Nova 3i, is expected to launch soon as another variant of the Nova 3. Earlier this week, the Chinese manufacturer launched the Nova 3 in China as the latest model in the Nova-series. But now, the company is said to be also planning to release a Nova 3i model with slightly different specifications. Interestingly, a new leak suggests that the… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Spotted With 3.5mm Headphone Jack, New Colour Combination; Price, Availability Details Leak

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 surfaced again on the Web ahead of its August 9 launch. But unlike the previous leaks, the latest revelation shows the next-generation Galaxy Note in a close-up view that confirms the presence of a 3.5mm headphone jack. The fresh leak also apparently highlights the handset in Purple and Gold colourway. Separately, it has been alleged that Samsung itself… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Sales Said to Begin From August 24

HIGHLIGHTS Galaxy Note 9 said to go on sale before Apple’s September event The date of sale has reportedly been set for August 24 Samsung has scheduled an August 9 launch event Samsung Galaxy Note 9, the upcoming phablet by Samsung, will reportedly go on sale starting August 24. We already know that Samsung is set to launch the… Read More »

Jio Phone Now Supports Google Maps With New Software Update

Google Maps on Jio Phone HIGHLIGHTS Google Assistant is the latest Google app on KaiOS YouTube and WhatsApp arrive on the Jio Phone on July 21 Jio Phone 2 will be released on August 15 Jio Phone 2, successor to last year’s Jio Phone, which runs KaiOS, was announced earlier this month at parent company Reliance Industries Limited’s AGM 2018. Back in… Read More »

Apple’s Screen Time Feature Helped a 14-Year-Old Drop iPhone Usage by Almost Half: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Apple’s Screen Time helped a teenager dropped her iPhone by half The New York Times’ Brian X Chen reported the results The Screen Time feature is initially a part of iOS 12 betas While Apple’s Screen Time is yet to reach the masses, the feature is a part of the iOS 12 betas, and is now reported to… Read More »