Apple has been striving for over a year to open retail stores in India and the company is also mulling to start manufacturing iPhones in the country. It looks like this could soon be a reality as Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said India will consider Apple’s request for incentives to invest in the country with an “open mind”.
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As we step into 2017, the advancements and popularity towards smartphones is growing at a rapid pace. You cannot deny the fact that the smartphones now feature highly capable technologies and ever exceeding processing power. But before you buy, you should know what’s coming next. If you are due for an upgrade, these are the upcoming smartphones you might want to wait for.
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Last year’s Redmi Note 3 turned out to be one of the most popular smartphones in the sub Rs. 15,000 segment and deservedly so. Between good specifications and even better pricing, the phone received praises from the critics and customers both. So when Xiaomi sent over the Redmi Note 4 over review, we were obviously very excited. Having spent the last few weeks with the phone, here’s what we think of the Redmi Note 4. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Review”
Xiaomi has finally launched its Redmi Note 4 smartphone in India, as it had promised. It packs a 5.5-inch 1080p screen, similar to the Redmi Note 3, but this is powered by a an Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 SoC, instead of Hexa-Core Snapdragon 650 processor on the Redmi Note 3. It runs on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) with MIUI 8 top, has a 13-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, dual-tone LED flash and phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 with 5.5-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 625 launched in India starting at Rs. 9999”
Netflix has recorded $2.48 billion revenue in Q4 2016, up 41% YoY. The US based streaming service added 7.05 million subscribers of which 1.93 million members were from the U.S. and 5.12 million internationally. Netflix said it was the largest-ever quarterly subscriber growth in its history. Continue reading “Netflix reports $2.35B in revenue, adds 7 million new subscribers in Q4 2016”
Google has acquired Fabric mobile developer platform from Twitter. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. As a result of the acquisition, Fabric our team will join Google’s Developer Products Group, working with the Firebase team.
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After Nokia, Huawei and Motorola, LG has also announced its MWC 2017 event in Barcelona on February 26th where it is expected to unveil its flagship LG G6 smartphone. The invite has caption “See More, Play More” along with the event date.
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Google Maps has reportedly started showing parking availability for some users, according to Android Police. The parking availability will be displayed with a small rounded ‘P’ icon right next to the travel duration within the app. Continue reading “Google Maps starts showing parking availability for some users”
It looks like we will soon see the successor of Xperia XA. A bunch of photos of alleged Xperia XA successor have surfaced in a new leak. The images offer a good like at the design of the phone especially from front and the sides.
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After Delhi-NCR, Airtel today announced that it has rolled an upgraded mobile network in Rajasthan. The ‘Dual Carrier’ technology combines the spectrum capacities of two 5MHz carriers in the 2100 MHz band that significantly boosts network capacity through highly efficient usage, and promises a superior mobile experience in the form of faster data speeds, better voice quality, and improved network coverage – indoors and outdoors. Continue reading “Airtel deploys ‘Dual Carrier’ technology in Rajasthan, promises 4G-like data speeds on 3G”
Google has introduced a new offline search feature that will help users with poor internet connection. If you are searching for something on Google app and loose internet connection, the app will store your query and will deliver result once internet is back. Continue reading “Google Search gets support for offline search”
Panasonic has launched RP-BTS50, its latest Bluetooth Sport headphones with IPX5 waterproofing that repels sweat and water. It has 12mm driver, which is compatible with aptX and AAC codec. It has a round-the-ear 3D-Flex Hanger that stays in place even in strenuous workouts. It has blue LED lights on the edges that give it an attractive look and are perfect to provide security to runners during night. Continue reading “Panasonic RP-BTS50 Bluetooth Sport Waterproof Headphones launched in India for Rs. 8999”
Few days after listing the Vdeo 3 and Vdeo 4 smartphones with 4G VoLTE support on the official site, Micromax has launched the phones officially. Both the phones pack a 5-inch HD screen, are powered by Snapdragon SoCs, have 1GB of RAM and run Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). The Vdeo 4 has a 4000mAh battery. These phones have a metal back, come pre-loaded with Google Duo video calling app out of the box and also come bundled with Jio SIM card. Continue reading “Micromax Vdeo 3 and Vdeo 4 with metal back, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 5749 and Rs. 6249”
Evernote for iOS has received a major design overhaul in the latest update that bumps the app to version 8.0. Along with UI revamp, the app is getting new features that allows for quicker navigation, colorful text and more. Continue reading “Evernote 8.0 gets revamped UI, quicker note taking, improved navigation and more”