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Google Promises Fix for Pixel XL Charging Bug After Android Pie Update

Users of the Pixel XL reported a bug on their smartphones after updating to the latest Android Pie, which prevented them from using fast charging adapters other than the ones bundled in the phone’s box. Google has since replied on Tuesday, August 14, and has responded on the original issue tracker thread. In a response, the tech giant states that it is working on… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 India Launch Set for August 22

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is set to launch as the company’s latest flagship smartphone in India on August 22. After unveiling the handset globally earlier this month, Samsung has now confirmed its launch date in India as well. Previously, it was reported that Samsung will launch the Galaxy Note 9 in the country next Wednesday, but the company has now started sending out media invites… Read More »

Apple Patents Tip Siri Multi-User Support for Personalised Responses, In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

Apple’s voice assistant Siri may soon become smarter by offering personalised responses to different users speaking to it. As of now, Siri does not have multi-user support, but if a newly granted patent for ‘user profiling for voice input processing’ is any clue, Apple may be introducing the feature. The company had already launched a ‘Personalised Hey Siri’ feature earlier this year, but the… 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 »

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 »

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 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 »

Deal: Get your refurbished Pixel for $200, XL for $230

Yes, the original Pixel phones from Google will soon become two-year-old handsets but that doesn’t mean they are obsolete in 2018. No, in fact, the Pixel and Pixel XL have hardware that is still capable and vanilla Android ensuring buttery smooth operation. Very few phones offer slow aging as Google’s phones. But that’s not all. The benefit of having a Pixel phone… Read More »

Asus ZenFone 5Z India Launch Teased by Flipkart, Reveal Set for Tomorrow

Asus first launched its flagship smartphone series, ZenFone 5, at MWC 2018 in Barcelona in late February. Among the lineup is the most premium of the lot, ZenFone 5Z. Now, it appears the Taiwanese giant’s flagship might be announced in India as soon as Tuesday, June 26. As per the teaser on Flipkart, the “Big Reveal” will be made on the website at 8:45pm on… Read More »