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Dish confirms that it will become a major US mobile carrier

In step with today’s Justice Department approval of the T-Mobile and Sprint merger, Dish has confirmed that it intends to pursue a new path beyond satellite television: it’s going to replace Sprint as the fourth major US carrier. The company has agreed to what it calls a “transformative transaction” with the DOJ, T-Mobile, and Sprint that will see it acquire… Read More »

Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro ‘Will Not Have Ad-Supported Monetisation,’ Says Xiaomi: What It Actually Means

Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro are Xiaomi’s latest launches in the India market, starting at a price of Rs. 21,999 and Rs. 27,999 respectively. This makes the K20 duo the most expensive Redmi phones in the market. While the Redmi K20 Pro price in India has been pretty well received, its more affordable sibling has been the… Read More »

The lessons children should be taught when it comes to social media

The conventional code of polite behaviour has undergone a modern makeover, with the introduction of “social media etiquette” to help combat the rise of “online verbal abuse and bullying”. Social media presenter Aziz Al-Sa’afin spoke to Duncan Garner. Watch the video.  [“source=forbes]

Vivo Nex S Trumps OnePlus 6 In June AnTuTu Benchmarks, Samsung Galaxy S9+ Doesn’t Make It to Top Five

Smartphone benchmarks usually give us a rough idea of how a smartphone will perform during multitasking or gaming – which really fires up the chip integrated inside. AnTuTu is regarded as one of the popular benchmarking apps for Android phones, and the company has released the top ten smartphones who have the highest average score in the month… Read More »

Mi A1 No Longer on Sale in India, But Xiaomi Says It Will Return ‘Soon’

Xiaomi Mi A1 is currently not available in India. The unavailability exists across all official online channels, including Flipkart and Mi.com. However, Xiaomi has refuted some initial media reports that were claiming that the Mi A1 had been discontinued in the country and said that it would return for sale “soon”. The latest development notably emerges amidst rumours around the Mi 6X that is likely to… Read More »

Samsung Confirms It Will Launch Foldable OLED Smartphones in 2018

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung is planning to release focus on the Galaxy S9 in Q1 2018 The company posted revenues of KRW 65.98 trillion in Q4 2017 Samsung is expected to push for Bixby and 5G integration Samsung Electronics on Wednesday posted its fourth quarter and FY 2017 results in South Korea. In the announcement, Samsung revealed that it is planning to focus… Read More »

OnePlus 5T Gets Android 8.0 Oreo-Based OxygenOS 5.0.2 Update, OnePlus 5 Gets It as Well

HIGHLIGHTS The update is rolling out to users in countries including India It will be available as an OTA download with a file size of around 1.7GB OxygenOS 5.0.2 brings core Android Oreo features to the OnePlus 5T OnePlus is now rolling out the OxygenOS 5.0.2 update for the OnePlus 5T. This update is the first one to bring Android 8.0 Oreo… Read More »

Google Calendar for Web Gets a Facelift: Here’s How to Get It Now

HIGHLIGHTS Calendar gets Material design makeover New changes now live for web app Calendar for web also gets new enterprise options Google announced Material Design language for its apps back in 2014 though the company is still busy rolling out app refreshes that bring the uniformity across mobile app and the Web. The latest in the series is… Read More »

Xiaomi India Launches Smartphone Exchange Programme: Here’s How It Works

This Xiaomi initiative is the company’s latest move to boost offline sales HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi ties up with New Delhi-based Cashify to launch exchange programme The exchange value will be determined by Cashify team Customers need to visit nearby Mi Home to pick a new Xiaomi phone Xiaomi on Tuesday launched Mi Exchange programme in India as part of its… Read More »

Qualcomm Sues Apple for Breach of Contract, Says It Shared Information With Intel

Qualcomm Inc has sued Apple Inc, alleging that it violated a software licence contract to benefit rival chipmaker Intel Corp for making broadband modems, the latest salvo in the longstanding dispute between Qualcomm and Apple. Qualcomm said in a lawsuit filed in California state court in San Diego on Wednesday that Apple used its commercial leverage to demand unprecedented access to the… Read More »