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Google Pixel 2 XL images and price leaked ahead of official launch

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Almost two weeks ahead of its big official launch, Google’s Pixel 2 XL images and price are already out, thanks to Droid Life. The leaked images show that the device looks like the original, but with a sleeker rear two-tone

OnePlus 5 now available offline in Croma stores

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In order to expand its reach in the offline market, Chinese smartphone manufacturer OnePlus has partnered with Croma stores for the sale of its smartphones and accessories. Initially, OnePlus 5 will be available at 10 major outlets in cities like Mumbai, Delhi

ASUS launches 3 new selfie-focused mobile phones in India

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ASUS has announced the launch of its newest offerings in the Zenfone 4 Selfie series in India- Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro, Zenfone 4 Selfie(Dual Camera version), Zenfone 4 Selfie. “Selfies have become an integral part of the modern lifestyle and

Samsung launches Galaxy Note 8 in India with Bixby voice-assistant

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The much-awaited Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has been launched in India today- the phone which is set to rival Apple’s iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in India. The craze for the device is such that according to

Vivo V7+ with 24mp front camera launched in India at Rs 21,990

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Adding to its long list of selfie-focused smartphones, Chinese phone-maker Vivo has launched yet another camera oriented phone- V7+ in India. V7+ packs in a 24-megapixel front camera, and is the first Snapdragon 450 smartphone to launch in the country. The

Google announces certification program for mobile web developers

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Google recently launched a certification program for the Mobile Web developers across the world. The Mobile Web Specialist certification program costs $99 in the US, which roughly amounts to Rs 6500. The new program joins Google’s existing set of certification

Samsung launches Galaxy J7+ with dual camera setup

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Samsung has launched a new phone in its acclaimed J-series- the Galaxy J7+. The device which is a successor to Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J7 Pro is expected to launch in India in coming months. As for the price of the

Instagram brings Stories feature to the web

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Instagram is bringing its Stories feature to desktop and mobile web which means that users can now watch Stories on a handset outside the Instagram app by heading to Instagram.com. Initially, the feature will allow desktop and mobile web users to

Nokia 130(2017) with dual SIM feature now available in India at Rs 1599

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HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones has launched a new version of the Nokia 130 phone. Dubbed as the Nokia 130(2017), the device is priced at Rs 1599 and is available for purchase via offline retailers. It is available in

Dropbox Paper adds document previews, mobile folders and more

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Dropbox’s Google Docs clone, Paper is all set to get some major updates including new integrations with Figma and InVision, ability to preview Sketch files and it no longer requires users to toggle out of the service. The company announced

Apple expected to ditch home button in iPhone 8

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The upcoming Apple iPhone 8 might bring a new set of gesture control options, eliminating the need for a home button. The phone which is expected to launch on September 12 could change the way you interact with it in

10 websites where you can find refurbished phones

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Because our pockets are not always in a position to shell out big bucks for mobile phones, sometimes refurbished is the way to go. But then finding a long lasting refurbished phone isn’t that easy. To brace your knowledge on gadgets

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 with 6.3-inch infinity display gets launched

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After all the leaks, rumors and speculations, Samsung has finally launched the successor to the ill-fated Note 7- Galaxy Note 8. Pre-orders for the phablet that will be priced between $930 and $960 open today and it will be available in

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A with MIUI 9 launched

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Xiaomi‘s Redmi smartphone series that has been an absolute killer in the budget phone section has launched its next iteration- Redmi Note 5A, which is a successor to Redmi Note 4A. The dual SIM smartphone features a 5.5-inch display and

Indian govt launches app to sell and recharge FASTtag for paying e-toll

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The NHAI (National Highways Authority of India) has launched two new apps- MyFASTag and FASTag Partner through which highway users can buy FASTags (RFID cards) for electronic toll collection. A FASTag is linked to an account where the user adds money.

Nokia 8 with dual Zeiss camera and Snapdragon 835 launched

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After many incidents of the Nokia 8 iterations leaking on the internet and various rumors surrounding it, Nokia 8, the flagship phone from HMD Global has finally been officially launched. The Nokia 8 will be globally available in early September priced

Tech companies ask US Supreme Court to block cellphone tracking

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A group of tech companies including names like Facebook, Apple and the biggest wireless operator in the United States, Verizon Communications have urged the US Supreme Court to make it harder for government officials to access an individual’s cellphone location data.

Qualcomm unveils depth sensing camera for Android

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Qualcomm has announced an expansion to the Qualcomm Spectra Module Program, which is capable of capturing three-dimensional images and movements in real time and convert that data into digital form. This module program is built on the same technology that’s

Samsung launches Galaxy S8 Active with bigger battery and shatterproof screen

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After all the rumors circulating about the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active, the device has finally been launched. The big highlight of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active would be its durability and ruggedness making it tougher in extreme environments, bigger battery

Samsung launches SM-G9298 flip phone with dual screens in China

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Samsung has announced the successor to last year’s W2017 flip smartphone- SM-G9298, dubbed as Leader 8 in the Chinese markets. The phone, which will be available only in China is made of aviation-grade aluminum and comes with two 4.2-inch 1920×1080 Super AMOLED displays,