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Xiaomi India Claims It Sold Half a Million Smartphones in 3 Days

The October festive sales in the country have proven to be phenomenally successful for Xiaomi. The company’s Indian arm has reported that it has sold more than 500,000 smartphones in less than three days between October 1 and 3, which it claims is an industry first and milestone for the Chinese smartphone maker. The company sold Xiaomi and Redmi devices ... Read More »

US Guy Claims Apple Owes Him a Fortune for iPhone Idea

A Florida Guy who claims Apple made a killing together with his iPhone Idea is suing the generation large searching for billions of bucks. A lawsuit filed in a federal court in Florida this week by Thomas Ross argued that Apple “hijacked and exploited” a layout he came up with in 1992 for an “digital studying tool.” He is demanding ... Read More »

Xiaomi offered 14.eight Million Smartphones in Q1 2016, Claims IHS Analyst

Kevin Wang of IHS generation claims that Xiaomi bought 14.eight million smartphones within the first area of 2016. That the figures includes the smartphones sold outdoor China as nicely. The Xiaomi Q1 telephone income figures claimed by means of Wang (thru Android Headlines) are almost equal to remaining year’s, with the firm selling around 14.ninety eight million smartphones in its ... Read More »

Paytm Now Has 122 Million Active Users, Claims Investor

Paytm, one of India’s largest electronic payment platforms, has seen over five-fold rise in active users in one year, a senior company official said on Thursday. Ant Financial Services Group, an Alibaba Group affiliate, took 25 percent stake in One97, owner ofPaytm, as part of a strategic agreement in 2015. Peng Yijie, director of international business at Ant Financial, the ... Read More »

All-Metal LG G5 Features ‘Primer’ not ‘Plastic’, Claims Company

LG has responded to the allegations that it has stuffed a lot of plastic instead of metal into the LG G5 flagship smartphone. The South Korean smartphone manufacturer says that it’s not plastic but primer it has used in its “all-metal” smartphone. Last week, a gadget reviewer on YouTube claimed that the LG G5, which was launched at Mobile World ... Read More »

Clash of Clans Maker Supercell Claims 100 Million Daily Active Users

The maker of the Clash of Clans mobile game, Supercell, says its pre-tax profit last year grew more than 60 percent to EUR 838 million ($964 million or roughly Rs. 6,453 crores) while revenue surged a third to 2.1 billion euros. CEO Ilkka Paananen said Wednesday they were proud of the success but acknowledged that “enough time and some luck” ... Read More »

US Jobless Claims Rise, But Labor Market Firming

Washington: The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, but the underlying trend continued to point to a strengthening labor market. The labor market’s resilience was reinforced by another report on Thursday showing announced layoffs by US companies tumbled 18 per cent in February. The signs of sustained labor market strength were the latest indication the ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Maker Claims 50 Million Registrations, Promises 2.5 Million Units

While the world kept asking questions and Indians remained puzzled, the Noida-based startup, promising a Rs. 251 (less than $4) “Make in India” smartphone, on Friday claimed to have received nearly 50 million registrations in just two days of opening up for online pre-orders. In a chat with IANS over phone, Ringing Bells Pvt Ltd president Ashok Chadha said that ... Read More »

Apple Will Phase Out iPhone in Favour of AR/ VR Headsets, Claims Analyst

What does the future of iPhone look like? What kind of features and capabilities will Apple’s future flagship smartphone boast of? Will users still have to stare at their handset to get information? An analyst believes that there won’t be any iPhone in the next fifteen years. And everything will be replaced by augmented reality or virtual reality headsets. Piper ... Read More »