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Samsung Galaxy S8 Rumour Roundup: Price, Release Date, Specifications, and More

South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung lost a lot more than just billions of dollars last year with its Galaxy Note 7 showdown. A large part of 2016 was spent scrambling to make amends to Galaxy Note 7 owners, fixing its its tarnished reputation, and trying to find the root cause of the exploding units. The worldwide recall is certainly ... Read More »

Nokia Android Phones Tipped to Get a Personal Assistant Named ‘Viki’: Report

HMD Global launched its first Nokia Android smartphone – the Nokia 6 – on Sunday and now news reports are suggesting that the company might be working on its own text and voice-based virtual assistant named ‘Viki’. If the reports turn out to be true, Nokia will join the likes of Google, Apple, and Microsoft who already have their own ... Read More »

Lenovo P2 With 5100mAh Battery Set to Launch in India on Wednesday

Lenovo P2 smartphone will be made available in India exclusively via Flipkart on Wednesday, January 11, the company has revealed. Lenovo P2 price in India is the only open question for the smartphone that has already made an appearance in other markets. The smartphone’s India launch was teased by the company earlier this month on Twitter. Even though company’s earlier teaser didn’t ... Read More »

Nokia E1 Android Phone Specifications Leaked; Tipped to Pack Snapdragon 425 SoC

HMD Global, the company that currently holds the rights to develop mobile devices under the brand – Nokia, surprised the mobile industry on Sunday as the company launched its first Nokia branded Android smartphone – Nokia 6. Even though the company was tipped to mark Nokia’s return to smartphone market in 2017, hardly anyone anticipated the comeback to be so ... 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 »

HTC U Ultra, U Play, X10 Expected Tipped to Be Unveiled on January 12; Vive-Branded Phone Leaked in Promo Video

HTC decided to host its dedicated ‘For U’ event after CES 2017 on January 12, where it is expected to unveil three smartphones. The company is tipped to flag off its ‘U’ series and launch its flagship HTC Ocean Note aka HTC U Ultra at the event, alongside two other mid-range smartphones. The other two smartphones are tipped to be ... Read More »

Apple Said to Be Meeting Inter-Ministerial Panel on January 25 to Discuss Local Manufacturing

A team of the US-based iPhone maker Apple will meet a group of senior officials from ministries, including IT and finance, on January 25 to discuss its demands for setting up a manufacturing unit in the country. Officials from departments of commerce, industrial policy and promotion (DIPP), revenue, environment and forest, electronics and information technology (DeITY) will take part in ... Read More »

iPhone 10 Year Anniversary: Apple CEO Tim Cook Says ‘Best Is Yet to Come’

It all started ten years ago when Apple CEO Steve Jobs took centre stage at MacWorld 2007 in San Francisco to introduce the first ever iPhone. 2017 is a big year for Apple as it marks the tenth anniversary of the revolutionary mobile device, but January 9 is even more special, as it is the day Jobs took the stage ... Read More »

Nokia 6 Android Phone Launched: Price, Specifications, Release Date, and More

HMD Global, the company that now owns the rights to the Nokia brand, has unveiled Nokia 6, a smartphone that runs Android. If you are wondering about Nokia 6’s price in India and its release date, there’s bad news for you as the smartphone is exclusive to the Chinese market. Without any fanfare, HMD Global announced the launch of Nokia ... Read More »

Canada Competition Bureau Drops Probe of Apple

Canada’s competition watchdog announced Friday it is closing its two-year investigation into whether Apple’s contracts with local wireless carriers illegally stifled competition when it introduced the iPhone. The probe, opened in December 2014 by the Competition Bureau, failed to find sufficient evidence that the tech giant had engaged in anti-competitive behavior. “The Bureau did not find sufficient evidence to conclude ... Read More »