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What future for the European Union now that Britain is leaving?

‘The truth is that France’s Charles de Gaulle vetoed ­Britain’s application to join in 1963 and again in 1967. Perhaps if we had been allowed to join at the get-go things would have been very different now,’ writes Linda Hawes. Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters “Brussels has no power over most salient issues”, “Most immigration comes from outside the EU, where policy ... 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 »

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro With 6GB RAM Now Available on Pre-Orders in India at Rs. 36,900

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro, the company’s first smartphone with 6GB RAM, is now available for pre-orders in India at a price of Rs. 36,900. Consumers can pre-book the new Galaxy C9 Pro through the official Samsung online store as well as the company’s offline stores dubbed Smart Cafes. On the C9 Pro India launch, it had been confirmed that the ... Read More »

Android Nougat 7.1.2 Public Beta Now Available for Compatible Pixel, Nexus Devices

Google on Monday released the public beta of the Android 7.1.2 Nougat update, which is the next maintenance release for Android Nougat. The company is also rolling out the beta to eligible devices enrolled in the Android Beta Program. Google claims that the new update is focused on fixing a number of bugs and also brings optimisations. The latest Android ... Read More »

Google Pixel Now Available With Rs. 10,000 Discount on Flipkart

Google Pixel, the first self-branded smartphone by the company, is available with a limited-period flat discount of Rs. 10,000 on Flipkart. This brings down the Google Pixel price down to Rs. 47,000, and buyers can get an additional discount by opting for the Flipkart exchange offer on the smartphone. Flipkart offers flat Rs. 10,000 discount on Google Pixel Under the ... Read More »

Hugo Barra, Xiaomi’s Global VP, Is Leaving the Company in February; Senior VP Xiang Wang to Lead Global Expansion Now

Hugo Barra, Xiaomi’s Global Vice President, is leaving the Chinese smartphone brand to return to Silicon Valley after a three and a half year stint at the company. He had been the face of the company and played a crucial role in Xiaomi’s growth as a prominent name in the highly competitive smartphone market. Before joining Xiaomi, Hugo Barra was ... Read More »

OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T Now Receiving OxygenOS 4.0.2 Update With Bug Fixes and More

OnePlus has been actively pushing out firmware updates for its flagship smartphones recently and now the company has announced that it has started rolling out OxygenOS 4.0.2 update for its OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T smartphones. Notably, the latest update from the company doesn’t bring along a host of improvements or changes to the OS. With the OxygenOS 4.0.2 update, ... Read More »

Google Pixel, Pixel XL Now Available on Snapdeal: Launch Offers Detailed

Online marketplace Snapdeal on Monday partnered with Google Pixel, the first Google smartphone, as its online retail partner, offering cashback and mobile protection plans. Snapdeal is offering Rs. 10,000 instant cashback from Yes Bank, Rs. 10,000 e-cash from Yatra, and a free mobile protection plan from Allianz worth Rs. 5,999 on the Google Pixel and Pixel XL. “Pixel has already ... Read More »

OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T Now Receiving OxygenOS 4.0.1 Update With Bug Fixes and More

After the big Android 7.0 Nougat-based OxygenOS 4.0 update last week, OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T users are now again receiving an incremental OxygenOS 4.0.1 update to their devices. The update is focused on bringing a lot of critical bug fixes and improvements. The update brings added status bar icon options, improved shelf customisation, updated APN Settings for select carriers, ... Read More »

Nexus 6 Now Receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update With January Security Update

Google has finally started rolling out Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for Nexus 6 smartphone. Although Google’s own Pixel smartphones and other supported Nexus devices had already received the update from search giant, Nexus 6 was deprived of the update previously due to a last minute bug, which was specific to the smartphone. To recall, the Android 7.1.1 update brings about ... Read More »