Tag Archives: Mobile

PUBG ban: Rajkot set to ban the battle royale PUBG Mobile game citing ‘negative’ reports; all you need to know

The Rajkot district administration in Gujarat on Thursday is contemplating about putting a ban on PUBG. The major reason for implementing the ban is because of an increase in violent behaviour in children. PUBG PUBG, also known as PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, is a battle royale game where players have to survive till the clock runs out. The game has… Read More »

Qualcomm Begins Sampling Flagship 7nm Mobile SoC, Expected to Be Snapdragon 855

Global chipset-maker Qualcomm’s next flagship processor, which is likely to be Snapdragon 855, will be built on the 7nm process technology. The company on Wednesday announced it has begun sampling the first chips to its customers. Apple is also likely to use the 7nm process for its upcoming A12 SoC, as is Huawei for its in-house HiSilicon Kirin 980 SoC.… Read More »

Google Pixel 2 and iPhone 7 at Rs. 39,999, ‘Biggest Ever’ iPhone X Sale, and More Mobile Deals in Flipkart Sale

The Google Pixel 2 is the company’s latest offering in the premium smartphone segment but the steep pricing has been putting off a lot of prospective buyers, especially in India. To woo back the pure Android lovers, Google and Flipkart are offering a major discount on the Pixel 2 during the latter’s Big Shopping Days sale, which starts on Thursday, December 7… Read More »

Target launches a mobile wallet in its Android and iOS apps

Target released its own mobile payments system today, called Wallet, which will live inside its app on iOS and Android. Reports of Target working on an in-house mobile wallet surfaced as early as 2015. Target confirmed the reports this past January to The Verge’s sister siteRecode. The feature works like this: you open Wallet inside a Target store, scan any coupon barcodes, and then scan… Read More »

Best mobile phone Cyber Monday deals 2017 including iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy S8

Cyber Monday has arrived: the day where, traditionally, online shops make the most of the Black Friday weekend by extending deals into Monday. Many mobile phone retailers have continued their price reductions, with big savings still available on handsets and monthly plans. This year has seen some impressive new mobile phone releases, from the Samsung Galaxy S8 to the much-anticipated launch of the new… Read More »

Itel Mobile Partners Indus OS With the Aim of Software Differentiation

Itel Mobile, part of Chinese mobile manufacturer Transsion Holdings, on Monday announced its partnership with the home-grown operating system Indus OS. Through the partnership, Itel Mobile is looking at introducing software differentiation in the Indian smartphone market, something which it believes holds the key to future success. “Our association with Indus OS is another step in this direction. It… Read More »

FBI Says It Couldn’t Access Nearly 7,000 Mobile Devices Because of Encryption

The FBI hasn’t been able to retrieve data from more than half of the mobile devices it tried to access in less than a year, FBI Director Christopher Wray said Sunday, turning up the heat on a debate between technology companies and law enforcement officials trying to recover encrypted communications. In the first 11 months of the fiscal… Read More »

India Mobile Congress to Emerge as a Global Event, Says Telecom Minister

HIGHLIGHTS Manoj Sinha said DoT will organise the India Mobile Congress every year The first ever India Mobile Congress starts on Wednesday About 150 foreign delegates and eight embassies are participating Telecom minister Manoj Sinha on Tuesday said the Department of Telecom will organise the India Mobile Congress every year which would emerge as a global event in coming years. “We want… Read More »

Windows 10 build 16215 for PC and 15222 for Mobile now available for Insiders

Microsoft is finally rolling out a new Insider Preview build today, packing a number of new features and enhancements! Today’s build is 16215 and is rolling out for PC Insiders in the Fast ring, and build 15222 for Mobile. What’s new for PC? Start & Action Center bring elements of Fluent Design Pin your favorite websites to your taskbar: Pinned sites… Read More »

Windows 10 Mobile Build 15226 now rolling out for Insiders in the Fast ring

Microsoft is today rolling out Windows 10 Mobile build 15226 from the feature2 branch for Windows Insiders in the Fast ring! As with all feature2 builds of Windows 10 Mobile, this one likely only includes bug fixes, and no notable new features. Here’s what’s new for build 15226: This build also includes all the improvements from KB4022725. We… Read More »