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How diesel motorists could receive £2,000 towards a new car

Plans to reward diesel motorists with £2,000 towards a new car has moved a step closer. The move comes as Theresa May reportedly overruled ministers to demand the introduction of a diesel scrappage scheme. It’s intended to lessen the impact of new plans to tackle air pollution by introducing a ‘toxin tax’ on older diesel vehicles when they enter 10 ... Read More »

LeEco Le 2 Gold Variant to Go on Sale in Limited Quantities in India on Thursday

LeEco launched the Le 2 smartphone in June for the price of Rs. 11,999. The device was made available on its online LeMall store in Grey and Rose Gold colour variants, and now the company has introduced a Gold colour variant in India as well. The Gold colour Le 2 smartphone will be available on the LeMall website from February ... Read More »

MWC 2017: Huawei P10, Huawei Watch 2 Confirmed to Launch

Huawei last month sent out media invites for its Mobile World Congress 2017 event on February 26, and the company was then largely expected to launch the upgrade to last year’s Huawei P9 smartphone. The company has now rolled out images and a video for its upcoming event confirming that the Huawei P10 will be unveiled at an event during ... Read More »

MWC 2017: Vernee Apollo 2 Launch Confirmed, With 8GB of RAM, MediaTek Helio X30 in Tow

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Vernee, which launched its Apollo smartphone with 6GB of RAM last year, has now announced that it will launch the smartphone’s successor – Apollo 2 at MWC 2017 later this month. Interestingly, the company has gone a step further with Apollo 2 as the smartphone features an impressive memory with up to 8GB of RAM. Depending on ... Read More »

Xiaomi Reportedly Working on Snapdragon 660 Smartphone, Likely to Be Redmi Pro 2

Xiaomi is reportedly working on a new smartphone that is powered by Snapdragon 660 processor, which has not even been announced yet, after having unveiled its Redmi Note 4X smartphone last week. As per the latest leak, the company is working on the new smartphone that can be from company’s Redmi series of smartphones (likely to be Redmi Pro 2) ... Read More »

Samsung Valentine’s Day Offers Include Smartphone Bundle Deals, Gear Fit 2 Discount

Samsung India is getting into the festive spirit, and has launched special offers to celebrate the occasion of Valentine’s Day. The company’s online store in India is offering many deals and discounts on wearables and smartphones till February 15. The smartphones with bundle offers include the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro, Galaxy A7 (2016), Galaxy On Nxt, Galaxy J7 Prime, and ... Read More »

Blackphone 2 Receiving an Update That Bricks Black Market Devices

Silent Circle, the manufacturer of the security-focused Blackphone smartphones, is releasing an update that bricks Blackphone 2 phones bought from the black market. The update in question is SilentOS 3.0.8 and it reads the IMEI number of the device. On checking, the update bricks the device. A notification popup appears on the screen of the counterfeit device that says, “This ... Read More »

Google Pixel 2 to Feature Improved Camera, SoC; Budget Pixel Also in the Works: Report

Google is reportedly working on its next-generation Pixel devices expected to be announced later this year. According to a new report, Google is again focusing on the camera on the Pixel 2 device and this year we may finally see an affordable Pixel smartphone from the company. 9to5google cites an unnamed person familiar with the matter to report that Google ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 to Launch on April 21, Will Come in 2 Sizes: Report

Looking at Samsung’s mishap with the Galaxy Note 7, the Galaxy S8 is expected to be the company’s comeback smartphone. The South Korean giant is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that the flagship is one of a kind, and if the rumours are true, it surely looks like a head-turner. The latest leak gives a hoard of information about ... Read More »

Sony Sends Out MWC 2017 Invites, 2 Xperia Smartphones Expected to Launch

Not to be left out, Sony has also sent out press invites for its event at MWC 2017 in Barcelona. The tech giant will host an event on February 27 at 1.00pm IST (8.30am CET), where it is expected to announce its next Xperia smartphones. The company has been rumoured to launch the successor of the Xperia XA smartphone. A ... Read More »