Android 7.1.1 Nougat update starts rolling out for Sony Xperia X Performance and Xperia XZ

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Sony rolled out Android 7.0 (Nougat) update for Xperia X Performance and Xperia XZ smartphones back in November last year, today it has started rolling out Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) update for these smartphones. Continue reading “Android 7.1.1 Nougat update starts rolling out for Sony Xperia X Performance and Xperia XZ”

Google to reportedly release three Snapdragon 835 powered Pixel phones in 2017

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Google is expected to launch three Pixel devices this year. It has been reported that the company is working on two Pixel phones codenamed as Walleye and Muskie. Now, a leak from Android Open Source Project is suggesting there is a third device in making as well. All the three Pixel phone are tipped to be powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 835 processor.

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DJI Goggles FPV headset lets you control drone with head movements

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DJI has introduced DJI Goggles, its latest FPV headset that has head tracking and feature, enabling you to control DJI drones just by moving your head. It supports Mavic Pro, Phantom 4 series and Inspire series, but the company says that some functions will be adapted for different DJI products. Continue reading “DJI Goggles FPV headset lets you control drone with head movements”

Google Translate expands neural machine translation to Chrome and 9 Indian languages

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Last month, Google announced that it will apply neural machine translation for translations of text in Hindi. Now, the company is expanding the neural machine translation for Bengali, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Gujarati, Punjabi, Malayalam and Kannada. Introduced in September last year, Neural machine translation translates whole sentences at a time instead of piece by piece. Continue reading “Google Translate expands neural machine translation to Chrome and 9 Indian languages”

Samsung Galaxy On Nxt 64GB version launched in India for Rs. 16900

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Samsung launched Galaxy On Nxt smartphone with 5.5-inch 1080p display, Exynos 7870 14nm processor, fingerprint sensor and unibody metal design back in October last year. Today it has launched 64GB version of the smartphone in the country, compared to 32GB version in the original version Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy On Nxt 64GB version launched in India for Rs. 16900”

Google Yi Halo 3D VR camera with 17 4K cameras announced

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Google and Chinese imaging company Yi Technology have jointly announced Yi Halo”, the virtual reality (VR) camera.  The Yi Halo is the second camera based on Jump, a VR technology product from Google for professional productions. Continue reading “Google Yi Halo 3D VR camera with 17 4K cameras announced”

Gboard now supports 22 Indian languages, gets transliteration in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and more

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Today at an event in India, Google announced that it has updated Gboard for Android with support for 11 new languages to the list of 11 existing Indian languages that include Bengali, Bashkir, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Telugu and more. It also has transliteration support in Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati and more. With this Gboard now supports 22 Indian languages. Continue reading “Gboard now supports 22 Indian languages, gets transliteration in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu and more”

LinkedIn finally hits 500 million member milestone, India user base hits 42 million

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LinkedIn has announced that it finally has 500 million members spread across 200 countries. India continues to be LinkedIn’s largest market in APAC, and the second largest globally after USA. The largest professional social network has registered over 40% growth in India the past two years with a user base of more than 42 million members.

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Larry Page unveils the Kitty Hawk Flyer ‘Flying Car’

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It’s a bird. It’s a plane. No it’s not Superman, it’s Kitty Hawk flying car. The flying-car company called Kitty Hawk that has been funded by Google co-founder Larry Page has finally released a video of its first prototype vehicle.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 to get software patches for reddish screen tint and patchy Wi-Fi connections

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Samsung has announced that it will roll out software patches for its flagship Galaxy S8 smartphone after some complained of reddish tint on the screen and WiFi issue that doesn’t let them connect to WiFi networks. Samsung said that neither the screen hue nor the Wi-Fi issue were product defects, and that it was offering fixes simply for consumers’ comfort. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy S8 to get software patches for reddish screen tint and patchy Wi-Fi connections”

Qualcomm Signs 3G/4G Patent License Agreement with Smartron, has over 330 licensees globally

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Qualcomm today announced that it has entered into a 3G and 4G patent license agreement with Indian OEM Smartron. Under the deal, Qualcomm has granted Smartron a royalty-bearing patent license to develop, manufacture and sell WCDMA, CDMA2000, and 4G LTE complete devices. Last year Qualcomm singed 3G and 4G patent license agreement with several Chinese companies such as Lenovo, OPPO, Gionee, Vivo and more. Continue reading “Qualcomm Signs 3G/4G Patent License Agreement with Smartron, has over 330 licensees globally”

iPhone 8 image shows edge to edge display, LG G6 launched in India and more – FoneArena Daily

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Check out the latest FoneArena Daily video that gives you a quick roundup of the latest technology news. Continue reading “iPhone 8 image shows edge to edge display, LG G6 launched in India and more — FoneArena Daily”

Apple Days Sale on Flipkart from Apr 24 to 26: Rs. 20000 off iPhone 7 256GB, up to 35% off on Apple Watch and more

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After Apple Fest earlier this year, Flipkart today started Apple Days Sale which offers good deals on iPhone, Apple Watch, Macbook and accessories, including covers for iPhone, Headphones and more. It is also offering up to Rs. 19,000 off on iPhone in exchange of old smartphones, Up to Rs. 15,000 off on Macbook Pro in exchange for old laptops and more. Check out the offers below. Continue reading “Apple Days Sale on Flipkart from Apr 24 to 26: Rs. 20000 off iPhone 7 256GB, up to 35% off on Apple Watch and more”

Reliance Jio reports Rs. 22.5 crore net loss for H2 FY17

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Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and its subsidiary Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (RJIL) today reported its financial performance for the quarter / year ended 31st March, 2017. Reliance Jio posted a net loss of Rs 22.50 crore for the six months period of October, 2016 till March 2017, up from Rs. 7.46 crore in the previous financial year. Its income dropped 76% to Rs 54 lakh, compared to Rs 2.25 crore in the same period last year. Continue reading “Reliance Jio reports Rs. 22.5 crore net loss for H2 FY17”