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Huawei P9 Lite Goes Up for Sale Via Online Retailer

Huawei P9 Lite, a smartphone that is yet to be officially launched by the Chinese telecommunications giant, has now been spotted listed on an e-commerce website along with price and specifications. The handset was recently also spotted in a hands-on piece by a website as well. As listed by Romanian retailer Cel.ro, the Huawei P9 Lite dual-SIM 4G version is ... Read More »

Oppo to Set Up Manufacturing Unit in Noida by August

Chinese smartphone maker Oppo will set up a local manufacturing unit in India with an investment of Rs. 100 crores for the facility in Noida. The unit, which will have a capacity of 10 million handsets, will become operational in August this year. “Our Noida facility will become operational in August. With a capacity of 10 million units, the facility ... Read More »

Oppo to Set Up Manufacturing Unit in Noida by August

Chinese smartphone maker Oppo will set up a local manufacturing unit in India with an investment of Rs. 100 crores for the facility in Noida. The unit, which will have a capacity of 10 million handsets, will become operational in August this year. “Our Noida facility will become operational in August. With a capacity of 10 million units, the facility ... Read More »

Line Gets Group Voice Calling for Up to 200 Users

Line Corporation, better known for its instant messaging application Line, has rolled out group voice calling to its Android and iOS apps (with v5.11), and desktop app for Windows (with v4.5). Although one-on-one video and voice calling have been there in the Line app for some time, the update now lets users voice call more than one person at a ... Read More »

Direct Tax Mop Up at Rs 5.54 Lakh Cr, Indirect at Rs 5.69 Lakh Cr: Government

New Delhi: Government has collected Rs 5,54,179 crore from direct tax as on February 29 and Rs 5,69,056 crore from indirect tax as on January 31 this fiscal, Parliament was informed today. According to revised estimate, Rs 7.52 lakh crore was estimated to come from direct taxes (corporate, and income tax) and another Rs 7.03 lakh crore from indirect taxes (customs, ... Read More »

Microsoft Takes on Oracle, Opening Up Database Software to Linux

Microsoft Corp planned on Monday to announce its move into a new business, unveiling a database software that works with a rival to its Windows operating system, a move that takes aim at a market long dominated by Oracle Corp. Microsoft’s new database product will work with the Linux operating system. The move is the latest to show Microsoft’s increasing ... Read More »

WhatsApp for iPhone Gets Fix for Bug That Took Up Unused Storage Space

WhatsApp has rolled out a new update for its iPhone app that brings crash fixes, as well as a fix for an issue that caused extra storage to be used. Redmond pie reports that an earlier WhatsApp for iPhone update added ability to send and receive PDFs though the same update also had an issue as some users noticed the ... Read More »

White Bread, Corn Flakes Intake Push Up Lung Cancer Risk

Consuming foods and beverages with a high glycemic index, such as white bread or bagels, corn flakes and puffed rice, is linked with an increased risk of developing lung cancer, says a study. Glycemic index (GI) is a measure of the quality of dietary carbohydrates, defined by how quickly blood sugar levels are raised following a meal. The link between ... Read More »

Wall Street Snaps Up Shares in Late-Day Scramble

Wall Street moved higher on Thursday, adding momentum to a recent recovery as the energy and financial sectors emerged into positive territory for the year. The S&P 500’s increase was the most recent in four weeks of mostly steady gains that have left the index down 2.5 percent in 2016 after the worst January since 2009. It was the second ... Read More »

Honda Increases Prices Across Range by Up to 79,000

Following the Union Budget 2016, now Honda has also announced a price hike across its range in India. Effective from March 1, 2016, the levy of ‘Infrastructure Cess’ announced in Union Budget 2016 – 17 translates into an increase of up to 79,000 for Honda cars in India. One must note, Tata Motors, Hyundai and Maruti Suzuki have already announced ... Read More »