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Android co-founder Andy Rubin might launch a new smartphone on May 30

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Android co-founder Andy Rubin could finally be ready with his new product- a nearly bezel-less smartphone that he teased earlier this March. A tweet posted by the Twitter account for Essential, the name of Andy Rubin’s new company, confirmed on Thursday

Not just Chinese cuisine, we Indians love Chinese smartphones even more!

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Indians’ love for Chinese cuisine is world renowned. But looks like, our love for Chinese smartphones is even bigger. For the first quarter of 2017, the revenues of Chinese vendors grew 180 percent as against the same quarter last year, according to CMR’s

Samsung unveils Tizen 4.0 focussed towards IoT ecosystem

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At its Tizen Developer Conference (TDC) 2017 in San Francisco, Samsung unveiled Tizen 4.0 OS that has a wider range of applications to devices than its predecessors. The Tizen 4.0 OS is primarily aimed at extending the reach of the platform beyond

Google partners HTC and Lenovo to create standalone VR headset platform

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Along with the plethora of exciting new products and services, Google, on Wednesday teased a new standalone virtual reality headset that does not need to be paired with a smartphone or any other device. Google VR head Clay Bavor announced the new headsets in

ZeniMax is now suing Samsung after taking on Oculus

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Riding high on the success of its lawsuit against Facebook-owned Oculus, earlier this year, games company ZeniMax is up front with another lawsuit, this time against Samsung alleging copyright infringement for using ZeniMax VR code in the Gear VR, as well as trade

Samsung all set to test self-driving cars on South Korean roads

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While Uber and Waymo have already hit the roads to test their autonomous vehicles, Apple recently got an official permission to do the same. Now, another tech giant joins these titans as it recently got approval to test self-driving cars on public

Samsung’s refurbished Galaxy Note 7 reportedly to go on sale by June

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While Samsung is yet to make a statement about the refurbished version of Galaxy Note 7, rumour mills are going swamped with new reports almost every day. The latest report is from Korean publication ETNews, suggesting that refurbished Galaxy Note

Samsung introduces In-Traffic Reply app to avoid distracted driving

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Though there are many hoardings on the road saying, “Don’t use mobile phones while driving”, only handful of people follow that. Distracted driving is dangerous not only for you but also for others on the road. Realizing the profound issue,

Samsung launches Wemogee app to help people with speech disorders

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For many mobile phone users, emoji is a fun trick that gives a yellow ball face to expressions and also saves time consumed in typing. This feature, interestingly, could also unlock a new method of online conversation for people who

Samsung’s refurbished Galaxy Note 7 reportedly gets WiFi certification

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Despite the infamous Galaxy Note 7 fiasco and recalls, Samsung is yet to give up on its creation Note 7. Many reports suggest that the South Korean company is planning to sell the refurbished versions of the device. However, Samsung

Samsung says Galaxy S8 pre-orders outpaced S7 by 30pc

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Much was at stake for the South Korean tech giant, Samsung when it launched Galaxy S8. Market analysts weren’t sure how people will respond to the new device post the Note 7 fiasco that kept Samsung in a bad light throughout

All HTC needs now is an aggressive digital push for its supremium phone, U Ultra

Faisal Kawoosa Of late, I have been exploring some of the HTC devices, including HTC U Ultra. The Supremium phone is worth considering, if one has more than Rs 50,000 budget to buy an Android smartphone. There are some really

Samsung Galaxy S8, S8 Plus launched in India; starting price Rs 57,900

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For all you Samsung loyalists- the much awaited Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have finally hit the Indian shores. The Samsung Galaxy S8 is priced at Rs 57,900 while the S8 Plus is priced at Rs 64,900 and the smartphones are available

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus to launch on April 19 in India

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For all of you, who have been eagerly awaiting Samsung’s latest flagship devices — Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, the company has confirmed its India launch date to be April 19. India, get ready to #UnboxYourPhone! Samsung #GalaxyS8 #GalaxyS8Plus, #IndiaLaunch.

‘Make in India’ hasn’t been able to uphold the domestic mobile handset brands much

Soma Tah There’s no denying of the fact that ‘Make in India’ efforts by the government has started paying off already by making India one of the top destinations for investments in the manufacturing sector. India, in fact, has also improved its ranking

Samsung launches Galaxy C7 Pro in India at Rs 27,999

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Adding one more smartphone to its mid-segment category, Samsung has launched Galaxy C7 Pro in India at a price of Rs 27,999. Available in Gold and Navy Blue colour variants, the Galaxy C7 Pro will be available on Amazon.in from April

Top 7 selfie camera smartphones available in India

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Being the world’s fastest growing smartphone market, India has been witnessing ever-increasing share of interest from the titans of the smartphone market. From Apple to Google to Samsung or the Chinese makers like Oppo, Vivo or Xiaomi, everyone is trying its best

Apple to start assembling iPhones in Bangalore within a month

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In less than a month, Apple will start assembling high-end iPhones in Bangalore. Confirming the reports, Karnataka IT Minister Priyank Kharge said, “In less than a month, we will have something out – Apple will start assembling and making its

Samsung unveiled Gear VR headset, Samsung Dex and more at Unpacked Event 2017

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Samsung decided to put all the rumours around Galaxy S8 to rest, by launching the successor of Galaxy S7 at the Unpacked 2017 event. Though there was no surprise element, courtesy goes to the rumour mill, Samsung did roll out

The wait is over: Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 plus are here

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After the much-publicised debacle of Samsung Galaxy Note 7, the anxiety around the series’ next iteration- Galaxy S8 knew no bounds. So without any more wordplay, let’s get to the basics of the new smartphone. Spoiler Alert: There would be little in