Tag Archives: Open

Vivo X21 Pre-Bookings Open in India Ahead of May 29 Launch

HIGHLIGHTS Vivo X21 is now available for pre-bookings in India Vivo is charging Rs. 2,000 as an advanced pre-booking amount There is a bunch of exclusive pre-booking offers Vivo X21 with in-display fingerprint scanning has become available for pre-bookings in India ahead of its formal May 29 launch. Pre-bookings are live through Vivo’s online store, and the company is charging… Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 5 2GB RAM Variant Available in Open Sale on Amazon India Today

Xiaomi Redmi 5 2GB/ 16GB variant is available in open sale on Amazon.in and the Amazon India app. The sale is currently underway and, as per the Amazon app, will be held until 11:59pm today, April 6. All four colours of the Redmi 5 – Gold, Black, Rose Gold, and Blue – are up for grabs and are available… Read More »

OnePlus 5T Gets Android 8.0 Oreo-Based OxygenOS Open Beta 1: Here’s What’s New

Just in a week after hinting its arrival, OnePlus has now finally released the OxygenOS Open Beta 1 build for the OnePlus 5T that brings Android 8.0 Oreo. The new development comes days after the OnePlus 5T received OxygenOS 4.7.6 update with the Face Unlock Assistive Lighting option. Notably, the Shenzhen-based company already released Android 8.0 Oreo-based OxygenOS 5.0 for the OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T, and the OnePlus 5, and announced a… Read More »

Jio Phone: Micromax Says Yet to See Any Impact, but Open to Idea of 4G Feature Phone

JioPhone demand is on the radar of Indian smartphone maker Micromax as it explores whether its feature phone lineup needs to be upgraded to support 4G networks. The JioPhone bookings start online and offline officially on August 24, and deliveries will start in September. Rahul Sharma, Co-Founder of Micromax, said the company already has 4G-enabled feature phone prototypes ready, but… Read More »

Xiaomi Doubles Down on Offline Strategy, to Open First Mi Home Store in Delhi-NCR This Week

A physical Xiaomi store is coming to a mall near you. The Chinese smartphone maker says it will nearly triple the number of brick and mortar stores that offer its high-end, low-cost smartphones in the country by the end of the year. In addition, the company is also planning to setup its flagship stores at many more cities in India.… Read More »

Jio Phone Bookings Now Open: Documents You Need, Delivery Date, and More You Need to Know

JioPhone bookings will officially open on August 24 (both offline and online), but certain offline retailers in the Delhi-NCR region have already started taking pre-orders for the handset. This means that you have the opportunity to make your JioPhone booking ahead of millions of people across the country, provided you have an offline retailer near you taking pre-orders… Read More »

6 Essential Open Source Tools for Web Designers

The web runs on open source software. Most of it is in the back end, with most of the world’s servers running on some form of Unix or Linux. Those servers run hundreds, if not thousands, of open source utilities, script interpreters, and so on. Once in a while, though, the open source stuff gets all the way… Read More »

The latest OxygenOS Open Beta for the OnePlus 3 and 3T adds a font switcher and a better Ambient Display

It’s been just over two weeks since the last beta update to OxygenOS, OnePlus’ in-house Android ROM. As usual, the betas, version number 17 for the OnePlus 3 and 8 for the 3T, bring a number of new and updated features to users brave enough to install pre-release software on their devices. The biggest changes today are in… Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 to Be Made Available in Open Sale Today

Xiaomi’s popular Redmi Note 3 budget handset will be available viaits first open sale on Wednesday. The open sale, which doesn’t require users to register in advance, will kick off at 2pm IST via Mi.com. To recall, at its India launch, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 was announced to be available via Mi.com as well as Amazon, and… Read More »

China to open up finance, education, culture sectors for FDI

China continued to attract large FDI inflows despite the slowdown of the economy which decelerated to 6.9 per cent last year.  Facing economic slowdown, China will open up service sectors such as education, finance and culture for FDI to remain an attractive destination for overseas investment. In a bid to attract more foreign investment to put the economic… Read More »