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Moto M Goes on Sale on Flipkart With Launch Offers Including Up to Rs. 15,000 Discount on Exchange

Lenovo’s Moto brand launched the Moto M smartphone at an event in Mumbai on Wednesday, and the company has made it available on Flipkart from Thursday. The Moto M comes in two RAM/storage variants – 3GB RAM/32GB storage and 4GB RAM/64GB storage – and is priced at Rs. 15,999 and Rs. 17,999 respectively. Flipkart has additionally listed some launch offers ... Read More »

FreeCharge Ties Up With Mumbai Police for Payment of Traffic Fines

Digital payment platform FreeCharge Wednesday said it has partnered with Mumbai Traffic Police for collection of traffic fines using its mobile wallet service. The move assumes importance in the wake of the government’s decision to cancel old Rs. 500 and 1,000 notes and the scarcity of physical cash that has followed. Close to 500 e-challan devices have been rolled out ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini Prime Shows Up on Amazon and eBay in the US

Samsung’s new budget Galaxy J1 Mini Prime smartphone is now available online in the US. Priced at $89.99 (approximately Rs. 6,000) for the unlocked variant, the handset is up for grabs via Amazon.com. It’s worth noting that Samsung, at the time of writing, has not officially announced the handset or listed it on the company website. The Samsung Galaxy J1 ... Read More »

Google Pixel, Pixel XL Available With Up to Rs. 26,000 Discount in Flipkart Exchange Offer

  These days, buying a premium-end smartphone has become an even tougher task, as their prices keep increasing steadily. This is why Flipkart’s ‘Pixel Exchange Festival’ may act as a boon for those who wish to upgrade their current smartphone to Google’s first self-branded smartphone. Flipkart’s Pixel Exchange Festival is offering discounts of up to Rs. 26,000 on exchange of ... Read More »

Cooperate With Government To Clean Up System, Says Ramdev on Demonitisation

New Delhi: Lauding the demonetisation of high denomination notes, yoga guru Ramdev on Sunday said the Narendra Modi government has dealt a severe blow to corruption, black money and terrorism and urged people to cooperate with the Centre in this endeavour to clean up the system. “By demonetising Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denomination notes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi ‘ji’ ... Read More »

Big Oil’s Entry To Heat Up India, World’s Fastest Growing Hub Of Demand

  Global oil majors BP Plc and Rosneft PJSC are eyeing a piece of India’s $117 billion retail market for fossil fuels, threatening to shake up government-owned companies that have faced little competition for a decade. BP has already secured licenses to open as many as 3,500 fuel stations in the world’s second most-populous nation. Rosneft gained access to about ... Read More »

Google Pixel, Pixel XL Up for Pre-Orders Open on Flipkart

Flipkart is now taking pre-orders for Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL, which were unveiled at a special event in San Francisco last week. Price in India for the Google Pixel starts at Rs. 57,000 and Flipkart is promising delivery of these smartphones by October 25. While only three SKUs of the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL smartphones are ... Read More »

BlackBerry DTEK60 Android Smartphone Up for Pre-Orders Ahead of Official Launch

  BlackBerry late last month announced that it won’t make any smartphones and instead focus on its software business. The company said it would completely outsource smartphone design and production marketed under its brand. Now, the BlackBerry DTEK60 Android smartphone, which had leaked on several occasions earlier, has made it to the market via third-party retailers. The BlackBerry DTEK60 Android ... Read More »

iPhone 7 Being Snapped Up in Asia, but Crowds Smaller Despite Sell-Out

Apple fans from Sydney to Tokyo, the first to snap the new iPhone 7 off the shelves, cheered as they left stores on Friday brandishing their purchases, flanked by applauding sales staff. But underneath the usual fanfare, and despite complaints that the larger size of the new phone and the new jet black colour were sold out, crowds were smaller ... Read More »

37 Mobile Manufacturing Plants Set Up in India in Last Year: Prasad

India has attracted investment from 37 mobile manufacturing companies in last one year that have generated 40,000 direct jobs and 1.25 lakh indirect employment, IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said today. “We decided to make India a big hub of electronics manufacturing. In the last one year, 37 new mobile manufacturing units have come,” Prasad said after inaugurating government-funded ‘Electropreneur ... Read More »