Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Chandrababu Naidu has signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with fintech multinationals Visa and Thomson Reuters. Under the agreement, Thomas Reuters will build fintech initiatives using government provided infrastructure and university resources. Continue reading “Andhra Pradesh government signs MoU with Visa and Thomson Reuters”
Snapdeal is laying off a total of 600 staff members as it continues the struggle to be profitable. According to a latest report from PTI, the e-commerce company will slash jobs across its e-commerce, logistics and payments operations over the next few days.
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HP today launched Omen series of gaming laptops and desktops in India. The new Omen series includes five laptop models, a gaming desktop, a monitor, a headset, keyboard, mouse and a mousepad. All these devices will be available starting March 15. Continue reading “HP Omen gaming laptops launched in India starting at Rs. 79990”
Samsung Flow Android app will soon get an update that will allow Galaxy smartphone users to remotely unlock their Windows 10 PC. Currently, Samsung Flow allows Galaxy Tab Pro S users to unlock their tablet with a compatible Galaxy smartphone’s fingerprint scanner. Continue reading “Samsung Flow will allow Galaxy smartphone users to unlock Windows 10 PC with fingerprint”
Microsoft has announced the launch of Skype Lite mobile app which is aimed at low end Android devices. The company CEO Satya Nadella introduced the app at Future Decoded event in Mumbai. The app which weighs just 13MB and works on phones with slower data connections. Furthermore, Skype Lite comes with Aadhaar integration. Continue reading “Microsoft Skype Lite with Aadhaar integration launched in India”
A latest report from renowned KGI analyst Ming Chi-Kuo says that the iPhone 8 which is said to come with OLED display, will sport a ‘revolutionary’ front-facing camera that can sense 3D space as well as enable applications like facial recognition. Continue reading “iPhone 8 might sport ‘revolutionary’ 3D sensing front camera”
Qualcomm has announced that it will add support for the Android Things OS on its Snapdragon 210 processors with X5 LTE modems. Announced in December 2016, Android Things is an IoT platform. Continue reading “Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 SoC to add support for the Android Things IoT platform”
Wunder, the carpooling service platform is now live in New Delhi. Founded in 2013, the German based ride-sharing platform started carpooling service in Philippines last year and has now expanded to India with New Delhi. Available on Android and iOS, the app connects car owners and commuters. Continue reading “Wunder carpooling platform launched in Delhi”
[Update] – Samsung India spokesperson has told Mashable India that, “The report on Samsung planning to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 smartphone in India is incorrect“.
Samsung had to discontinue last year’s flagship Galaxy Note 7 over two separate battery issues that caused explosions. Now a report says the company is planning to sell refurbished phones with a lower capacity. Continue reading “Samsung to reportedly sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 in India”
Samsung is geared up to showcase a bunch of AR and VR related projects at the MWC 2017 event in Barcelona this week. The company has announced a total of four projects that include a smart aid for visually impaired people, monitorless PC viewing glasses, a VR home furnishing solution and a 360-degree travel experience platform. Continue reading “Samsung C-Lab to showcase new AR and VR projects at MWC 2017”
You can now give your Telegram app a makeover. The popular instant messenger has updated its Android app with support for custom themes. Along with custom themes, the update which bumps the app to version 3.17 also brings a theme editor. Continue reading “Telegram for Android gets custom themes, theme editor in latest update”
A new report from Mac Otakara says that Apple will host a surprise event in March where it will debut few important devices. Citing source, the report said Apple will launch new iPad Pro models, red iPhone 7, 128GB iPhone SE. Continue reading “Apple said to debut new iPad Pro models, red iPhone 7, 128GB iPhone SE in March”
Samsung could include a dedicated controller with its next generation Gear VR. Popular tipster and editor at WinFuture, Roland Quandt says that Samsung is currently working on the SM-R234 Gear VR headset that will feature a new front cover to house the Galaxy S8.
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