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iPhone Users More Dishonest Than Android Smartphone Users, See Their Phones as Status Objects: Study

  When opting for a smartphone, customers usually compare hardware specifications, the operating system, and even the visual aesthetics of the devices. However, a new study claims that the choice of your smartphone might reveal some of your personal characteristics as well. Interestingly, the study suggests that iPhone users tend to be more dishonest compared to Android users and also ... Read More »

Vivo X9, X9 Plus, and Xplay6 Launched: Price, Specifications, and More

Chinese handset manufacturer Vivo on Wednesday unveiled three new Android smartphones, the X9, X9 Plus, and Xplay6 in its homeland. The Vivo X9 has been priced at CNY 2,798 (approximately Rs. 28,000) for the 64GB model and the 128GB model is priced at CNY 2,998 (approximately Rs. 30,000) – both variants are available to buy. Unfortunately, the Chinese company has ... Read More »

Lyf Wind 7i Launched in India: Price, Specifications, and More

Reliance Digital on Wednesday added another smartphone to its ever growing VoLTE-enabled Lyf lineup with the Lyf Wind 7i. The Lyf Wind 7i is a follow-up to the Lyf Wind 7, which was launched in August. The newly launched Lyf Wind 7i runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and is priced at Rs. 4,999. The dual-SIM Lyf Wind 7i comes features a ... Read More »

OnePlus 3T Launched: Price, Release Date, Specifications, and More

  OnePlus on Tuesday as expected unveiled an upgraded version of the OnePlus 3 – the OnePlus 3T. The only differences between the two smartphones are a faster SoC, increased storage, an improved front camera, and a larger battery. The 64GB model has been priced at GBP 399 (roughly Rs. 33,700), EUR 439 (roughly Rs. 31,200), and USD 439 (roughly ... Read More »

Gionee S9 Launched: Price, Release Date, Specifications, and More

  Gionee, as expected, has unveiled the S9 smartphone in China. Priced at CNY 2,499 (approximately Rs. 25,000), the Gionee S9 will be available in China starting November 25. It will come in Black, Gold, and Rose Gold colour variants. The company has so far not revealed global rollout plans for the S9 smartphone. The biggest highlight of the Gionee ... Read More »

Vivo V5 Launched in India: Price, Release Date, Specifications, and More

  Vivo India on Tuesday launched the V5 selfie-focused smartphone in India. The smartphone will be available for pre-order in 22 cities from Wednesday, and go on sale on November 26. It has been priced at Rs. 17,980. The company also unveiled the Vivo V5 Plus at the event, but did not specify when the smartphone with its dual front ... Read More »

Google Play Music Revamp Brings Machine Learning Recommendations and More

  Google on Monday gave its Play Music app total overhaul with smart features which will be powered by Google’s machine learning and contextual tools. The brand new Google Play Music app will make its way to Android users globally starting this week alongside iOS and the Web users. The company says that the new app starting this week will ... Read More »

Huawei Mate 9 Pro With Leica Dual Camera Setup Launched: Price, Specifications, and More

  Huawei has launched its new smartphone, the Mate 9 Pro, in China. The smartphone is essentially a more premium version of company’s smartphone Huawei Mate 9, which was launched earlier this month, with upgraded specifications. The smartphone will be available in Champagne Gold, Space Gray, Mocha Brown, Moonlight Silver, and Ceramic White colours. The China launch was reported by ... Read More »

We Might Soon Have Emojis for Zombie, Hijab, Breast-Feeding, and More

Apple recently introduced complete support for Unicode 9.0 in the developer beta of iOS 10.2. The new additions to the platform included emojis for facepalm, drooling face, shrug, among others. Now, we have got the glimpse of some emojis that might make their way to the mobile platforms by both Apple and Google next year as Unicode has just released ... Read More »

WhatsApp Two-Step Verification, HTC Bolt, Rs. 500, 1000 Ban Fallout, and More: Your 360 Daily

  Friday saw the launch of HTC Bolt, a 2016 smartphone with a 2015 processor; WhatsApp adding two-step verification to its beta apps; record Singles’ Day sales in China; and a whole lot more. Here’s your 360 Daily with the top tech stories of the day. WhatsApp beta version gets two-step verification The beta versions of WhatsApp for Android and ... Read More »