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Glenbard East soccer standout honored for volunteer work, gets new car

Glenbard East senior Faith Davies’ days of sharing an old car with her twin brother, Noah, are over. In fact, when she pulls up to school Wednesday for the first day of classes, she’ll do so in the newest and most famous car on the lot. The soccer standout was honored Friday for her community volunteer work and athletic achievements ... Read More »

Valentine’s Day Offers: iPhone 5s Gets Rs. 6,000 Cashback, Motorola Gives Free Movie Tickets, and More

Ahead of Valentine’s Day, several manufacturers and online marketplaces are offering discounts and offers in India, including Apple, Motorola, Samsung, and Amazon. Apple has partnered with HDFC to introduce a discount on the iPhone 5s smartphone. The company is offering a cashback on the purchase of the iPhone 5s smartphone with HDFC Bank credit and debit cards only. The company ... Read More »

Google Assistant Gets Home Control, Now Controls Smart Homes Without Google Home

Google last month hinted that it’s bringing ‘Home Control’ to Pixel smartphones soon, and it seems the company has finally started the rollout. Unfortunately, the ‘Home Control’ feature on Pixel phones isn’t available to all users and is likely to be limited as of now. A Reddit thread points that the ‘Home Control’ feature was visible on the Google Pixel ... Read More »

Moto Z Series Gets a New Moto Mod – The ‘Edge’ LED Notification Light

Smartphones these days are enroute to stagnation in form factor and design, but Lenovo brand Moto tried to break the monotony with its Moto Mods that can be slapped at the back of its Z series smartphones. The Moto Mods are accessories that can enhance some features on your Moto Z smartphones, while also beautifying them at the same time. ... Read More »

Nubia Z9 mini Gets 4G VoLTE Support, Enhanced Camera Features With Latest Update

ZTE’s Nubia brand has announced that its Z9 mini smartphone is receiving an update that brings 4G VoLTE (voice over LTE) support alongside other features. The company says that the update is now live and ZTE Nubia Z9 mini users can download the update via the official Nubia India website. Apart from the 4G VoLTE support, the update also brings ... Read More »

ZTE Axon 7 Gets Android 7.0 Nougat Update, Becomes Cheapest Smartphone to Support Daydream VR

Chinese manufacturerZTE’s Axon 7 smartphone is finally receiving its Android 7.0 Nougat update and notably the firmware update brings along the much-awaited support for Google’s Daydream VR platform to the device. Interestingly, there are just handful of smartphones that support the Daydream VR as of now and ZTE Axon 7 sits comfortably in a more affordable price range than others. ... Read More »

Xiaomi’s In-House Pinecone Processor Gets an Official Weibo Page

Chinese electronics firm Xiaomi has been working on its in-house processor for quite some time. The Xiaomi 5c smartphone has been tipped to be the first to come with the in-house Pinecone processor, and is now expected to be unveiled sometime this month. Ahead of its rumoured launch, the official page of Xiaomi’s Pinecone processor is now live on social ... Read More »

Vivo V5 Plus With Dual Front Cameras Gets Listed by Third-Party Retailer; Price, Specifications Revealed

Earlier this month, Vivo started sending out invites for the India launch of its V5 Plus smartphone that is scheduled to be on January 23. Now the smartphone has been made available for pre-orders by a third-party retailer in Malaysia and the specifications of the device have been revealed. The smartphone has been priced at MYR 1,799 (Rs. 27,400) by ... Read More »

LeEco Gets Fresh $2.18 Billion Investment From Property Developer Sunac

Chinese technology conglomerate LeEco has secured a new round of investment worth CNY 15.04 billion ($2.2 billion or roughly Rs. 14,856 crores) from property developer Sunac China Holdings, according to a stock exchange statement made by Sunac on Friday. Last year LeEco’s founder and chairman Jia Yueting said that his company was facing financial obstacles due to the rapid pace ... Read More »

HDFC Gets Nod To Raise Rs 3,000 Crore Through Masala Bonds

Mumbai: Having already exhausted a Rs 5,000 crore limit to issue masala bonds, mortgage major HDFC on Saturday said the Reserve Bank of India has granted it permission to raise another Rs 3,000 crore from the newly emerging route. “We have approval from the RBI to raise more money. I think, we have approval for Rs 3,000 crores. But, we ... Read More »