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Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Launched at MWC 2016: Specs, Other Details

Ahead of the MWC 2016 trade show, Samsung has announced the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S7, its flagship smartphone for 2016. Much like its past year’s flagship smartphone, the much-awaited smartphone comes in two variants: the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge. The smartphones will be made available in select regions from March 11, with pre-orders beginning from ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge Launch Highlights

Feb 22, 2016 00:33 (IST) Pricing wasn’t announced, but we expect an India-specific event soon where we’ll find out more on that. 00:32 (IST) Take a closer look at the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge on Gadgets 360. 00:31 (IST) After a vote of thanks from DJ Koh, that brings the Galaxy Unpacked 2016 event to a close! 00:30 (IST) ... Read More »

Alcatel Idol 4, Idol 4S, and Plus 10 Launched at MWC 2016

Alcatel in its pre-MWC 2016 keynote event launched three new devices in the market – two smartphones namely the Idol 4 and the Idol 4s and a 2-in-1 Windows 10 offering – the Plus 10. Notably, the Idol 4S’s retail packaging includes a VR headset (seen below). The offerings are also the first after the company’s rebranding to just Alcatel, ... Read More »

LG G5 With Snapdragon 820, Modular Add-Ons, Dual Rear Cameras Launched

At the Mobile World Congress on Sunday, LG announced the launch of the LG G5, its latest flagship smartphone. The G5 sports metal body and packs in top-of-the-line specifications and a number of other interesting features such as expandable module which can be utilised to enhance the camera and battery of the phone. Notably, LG did not detail the pricing ... Read More »

Gold Dips as Stocks Struggle; Bullion Funds See More Inflows

Singapore: Gold fell early on Thursday as investors cautiously watched volatile stock and oil markets for cues, but stayed above $1,200 an ounce, drawing some support from flows into bullion funds. Fundamentals * Spot gold eased 0.2 percent to $1,226.40 an ounce by 0043 GMT. * On Wednesday, gold had risen as much as 2 percent to $1,252.91 as lower ... Read More »

Bulls Chalk One Up after Late-Day Surge on Wall Street

U.S. stocks mounted a late-session rally to close higher on Wednesday after an increase in oil prices helped reduce investors’ fears about banks’ vulnerability to energy companies struggling to pay their debts. Nine of the 10 major S&P sectors rose, with the materials index up 0.99 percent. The S&P energy sector gained 0.9 percent, trimming its loss in 2016 to ... Read More »

Buy Oil Stocks, Sell ICICI Bank, BHEL: Shrikant Chouhan

Domestic stock markets have fallen sharply ahead of the presentation of the annual budget on Monday. NDTV Profit caught up with Shrikant Chouhan, technical analyst with Kotak Securities, to discuss his trading strategies: Sell ICICI Bank: The stock is trading below its crucial level of Rs 210, it has support around Rs 150-155. In the near term, ICICI Bank can ... Read More »

Asian Stocks Slip as China Markets Slide, Oil Prices Dip

Tokyo: Asian shares slipped on Thursday as crude oil prices seesawed and Chinese shares dived, rekindling anxiety about the impact of high market volatility on the global economy on the eve of a G20 meeting in Shanghai. Still, spreadbetters expected overnight gains on Wall Street to bolster European shares in early trading. “A late rebound in US trading saw US ... Read More »

Sensex Falls for Third Day; Railway Companies Tumble

Mumbai: The BSE Sensex edged lower on Thursday, set to close down for a third straight session as caution prevailed ahead of the fiscal budget due next week, and as weak crude prices continued to weigh on global sentiment. Railway stocks such as Kalindee Rail Nirman Engineers fell after the government announced a railway budget for the year starting in ... Read More »

Sensex Ends 113 Points Lower as Rail Budget Fails to Cheer Markets

3:35 p.m.: The Sensex ended 113 points lower at 22,976 and Nifty closed at 6,971, down 48 points. 3:02 p.m.: Selling pressure intensified in the last 30 minutes of trade. The Sensex fell 130 points to 22,958 and Nifty was down 52 points at 6,967. 2:49 p.m.: The markets turned flat in the late noon deals. The Sensex was down ... Read More »