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Japan Sees Drop in iPhone Shipments: Report

Shipments to Japan of Apple Inc.’s iPhones dropped 10.6 percent in 2015 from a year earlier, marking the first drop in Japan since the ubiquitous smartphone went on sale in 2008, MM Research Institute said on Saturday. According to the research institute, shipments totalled 14.73 million units, with the notable slump attributable to sluggish sales of iPhone 6s and 6s ... Read More »

Xiaomi to Use Its Own Smartphone Chips This Year: Report

China’s most valuable start-up Xiaomi Inc is aiming to use smartphone processor chips designed in-house in some of its lower-priced handsets in the second half of this year, a source with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters. The move would mark the first time that Xiaomi has used chips designed in-house, something analysts have said could put pressure on ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Won’t Feature USB Type-C Port: Report

We are a couple of days away from Samsung’s “Galaxy Unpacked 2016” event on Sunday in Barcelona, Spain. However, it seems there’s no stopping the leaks related to the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. New details about Samsung’s upcoming high-end Galaxy phones have surfaced, tipping various aspects. To start off, Eldar Murtazin, an analyst who has previously claimed details ... Read More »

iPhone 5se to Sport Apple A9 SoC; iPad Air 3 to Sport Apple A9X: Report

Apple, as rumoured back in December last year, is now once again tipped to include the A9 SoC in its upcoming 4-inch iPhone 5se smartphone. The report also talks about the SoC on the unannounced iPad Air 3. In a report, Bloomberg adds that the Cupertino-based firm intends to launch the 4-inch iPhone 5se and the updated iPad (likely the ... Read More »

Amazon Expanding Deliveries by Its ‘On-Demand’ Drivers: Report

Amazon.com Inc is quietly inviting drivers for its new “on-demand” delivery service to handle its standard packages, as the online retailer known for low prices and razor-thin profit margins looks to speed up delivery times and tamp down its growing multi-billion dollar logistics bill. The move, which has not been announced publicly, is the latest sign that the world’s biggest ... Read More »

Government Planning Hike in FDI for PSU Banks: Report

New Delhi: The government is planning to increase the foreign investment limit in public sector banks to 49 per cent from 20 per cent with a view to attract overseas inflows. The Finance Ministry is looking into the proposal, sources said adding it may be announced in the forthcoming Budget 2016-17. If the government accepts this proposal, it would lead ... Read More »

Forza Horizon 3, Forza 6 Coming to Windows 10 PCs: Report

Last week we reported that two Xbox One exclusives, Gears of War 4 and Scalebound, would be coming to Windows 10 PCs. Now, other Microsoft exclusives such as Forza 6 and the yet to be announced Forza Horizon 3 have been rumoured for Windows 10 PC as well. The news comes via Windows Central which cites Chinese site WPDang as ... Read More »

Xbox One Exclusives Gears of War 4, Scalebound Coming to Windows 10 PC: Report

Hours after German site Game Star confirmed that once Xbox One exclusive Quantum Break is coming to Windows 10 PC, it seems that Microsoft will be bringing more of its exclusives to the platform. According to Gamespot, Gears of War 4, ReCore, Scalebound, and Fable Legends are coming to Windows 10 PC as well. While ReCore and Fable Legends were ... Read More »

New Android Malware Steals Banking Information, Wipes Out Data: Report

There’s a new Android malware in town in the form of a Trojan, and much like many that came before it, it also wants to steal your banking information and wipe out all data from your smartphone and tablet. It’s called Mazar Bot, and it has already become a talking point among researchers, who are now actively warning about this ... Read More »

iPhone 7 to Ditch 3.5mm Jack in Favour of Dual-Speaker Setup: Report

As you may have heard from past reports, Apple is said to be considering shipping the iPhone 7 without a 3.5mm headphone jack. Reports that began coming out last year claimed that the Cupertino-based company will be getting rid of the decades old port in an attempt to further slim the iPhone’s waistline, and introduce a new set of Bluetooth ... Read More »