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Tata Motors Hikes Tiago Prices In India By ₹ 6000

View Photos Having garnered over 30,000 bookings, Tata Motors has hit the sweet spot with the Tiago among the masses and silently hiked prices for the hatchback in the range of ₹ 5000-6000. The price hike was an expected one, as the model was launched with an introductory pricing starting at ₹ 3.2 lakh for the base petrol version going ... Read More »

Fuel Price Goes Down; Petrol By ₹ 1 per Litre and Diesel By ₹ 2

Fuel prices in India have yet again been revised and this time, the government has reduced the price of petrol by ₹ 1 per litre and Diesel by ₹ 2. This is the fourth reduction in fuel rates since July 2016 and as per the new price petrol will now cost ₹ 60.09 a litre in Delhi compared to the ... Read More »

Google Fined $6.8 Million by Russian Antitrust Regulator Over Android

Russia’s anti-trust authority on Thursday fined Google RUB 438 million ($6.8 million or roughly Rs. 45 crores) after finding it guilty of abusing its dominant market position by forcing smartphone makers to install its search engine on Androids. The Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) in September last year deemed Google in breach of a law on “protecting competition” after an investigation ... Read More »

Coolpad Says Handsets Prices Could Go Up by 7-8 Percent in GST Regime

Mobile phones could become dearer by 7-8 percent after the GST comes into effect, Chinese handset maker Coolpad said on Wednesday. “Depending on the rate of GST, prices could go up 7-8 percent,” Coolpad India CEO Syed Tajuddin told PTI. While the GST rates are yet to be announced, handset makers are concerned that the regime may result in concessions ... Read More »

India to Constitute 13.5 Percent of Global Smartphone Market by 2019: Study

Share of India in global smartphone market is expected to reach 13.5 percent with 180 million units by 2019 from 7.6 percent at present, according to a study by Assocham-KPMG. “Thanks to digital revolution riding on the aggressively priced mobile data packages, India is expected to have a total number of 180 million smart phones by 2019 claiming 13.5 percent ... Read More »

900 Million Android Devices Affected by Critical ‘QuadRooter’ Vulnerability: Report

A new Android flaw has been reported by security researchers that is claimed to affect roughly 900 million Android devices. Check Point mobile research team first reported the issue and claims that it affects all devices using Qualcomm chipsets. Dubbed ‘QuadRooter’, it is said to be a set of four vulnerabilities affecting Android devices built on Qualcomm chipsets. The research ... Read More »

India Home To 2,36,000 Millionaires, Figure To Hit 5,54,000 By 2025: Report

Individuals with net assets of $1 million or more are referred to as high net worth individuals. New Delhi: The number of millionaires in India is growing strongly and at the end of 2015, around 2,36,000 high net worth individuals (HNWIs) were living in the country, with a combined wealth of $1.5 trillion (around Rs 100 lakh crore at $1 ... Read More »

Pokemon Go Being Used by Hillary Clinton in Presidential Campaign: Report

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has started to use the newly-launched Augmented Reality (AR) game Pokémon Go as a campaigning tool to register voters. The game, which came out on July 6, encourages users to walk around and visit “PokéStops” where they can acquire items for the game like Poké Balls and “gyms” where they can fight against other players. ... Read More »

Microsoft Woos Users to Edge Browser by Touting 1080p Netflix Playback

Microsoft knows how much everyone grew to hate Internet Explorer. There might be no other subject in entire technology field that has given way to as many jokes as the defamed browser by Microsoft has. This is why the company is trying for you to see its new browser – Edge – in a different light. On Wednesday, the company ... Read More »

Over 13 Lakh Android Phones in India Impacted by This Malware, Check if Yours Is One

Android malware HummingBad that was first spotted in February this year has now infected over 10 million smartphones, according to Security firm Check Point. The firm notes that users most impacted by the malware are in China and India. According to Check Point, the group behind the malware is a bunch of developers from Chinese mobile ad server company Yingmob. ... Read More »