Mobile

Panasonic launches P90 Smartphone at INR 5599

By : Ashok Pandey

Panasonic India adds another smart device to its P-series with the launch of P90 at INR 5599. The new P90 comes with 2.5D curved screen with 5” HD IPS display for a bigger and better viewing experience. It also comes

Airtel, RJio bringing Apple Watch Series 3 cellular to India in May

INDIA: iPhone users in India can now use the new cellular Apple watch to stay connected seamlessly without worrying about taking their mobiles with them all the time. Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio have announced partnerships with Apple for the India

India consumed 10pc of all global video ads in 2017

PUNE, INDIA: India has become the fourth largest consumer of mobile video ads in 2017, consuming 10% of all global video ads after US (22%), Indonesia (12%), and China (11%), according to a report by InMobi. This despite India accounting for

Apple to announce red variants of iPhone 8, 8 Plus

By : CIOL Writers

Apple is rumoured to unveil a red colour variant of iPhone 8 and 8 Plus today. The new variants will be part of the company’s partnership with Red, an advocacy group dedicated to combating HIV/AIDS in Africa. MacRumors reports that a memo

Nokia 6, 7 Plus, and 8 Sirocco now available in India

By : CIOL Writers

HMD Global, the company behind the resurrection of Nokia mobile phones has launched three new Nokia smartphones in the Indian market- Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 6, all of which were unveiled at the Mobile World Congress

Google looking to launch a mid-range pixel phone in India

By : CIOL Writers

Following in the footsteps of other tech giants like Apple, Amazon and Microsoft, Google too seems to be working on an India-focused strategy. The search engine company that debuted its premium smartphone series- Pixel a couple of years back is planning

Zoho revamps low-code application building platform, Creator

CHENNAI, INDIA: Zoho has updated its low-code application building platform, Zoho Creator to enhance and refine the core functionality of the platform further for simplified implementation. Over the last 12 years, the Zoho Creator platform has enabled citizen developers to design and

Samsung adds GIF support for its Always-On Display screen

By : CIOL Writers

Samsung’s Always On Display feature which was launched two years ago has been updated with GIF support. The development first reported by Android Police says that now you can showcase GIFs on the screen when your phone is asleep. As per

Airtel gets reprieve from UIDAI over Aadhaar based e-KYC

By : CIOL Writers

After a temporary ban, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has restored Bharti Airtel’s authorization to perform Aadhaar based e-KYC verification with certain terms and conditions. According to UIDAI‘s conditions, the telecom operator will have to submit quarterly reports on

Reliance Jio Prime is free for existing users till March’19

By : CIOL Writers

Reliance Jio has extended its Prime subscription for existing users for another year without any additional cost. For new Jio users, the Jio Prime Membership will continue to be available at an annual membership fees of Rs 99. “All Jio Prime members who have

Apple rolls out iOS 11.3 with new battery health feature

By : CIOL Writers

Apple has rolled out iOS 11.3 for all its iPhone and iPad users. iOS 11.3 comes with some new features including improved battery health, new Animoji characters for iPhone X, improved ARKit for more advanced augmented reality, and the ability to

Huawei launches P20 & P20 Pro with triple camera system

By : CIOL Writers

Huawei has finally unveiled its much anticipated Huawei P20 and P20 Pro. Both the newly launched devices include major AI advances, combining technology and art to offer seamless smartphone experience. The Huawei P20 Pro features the world’s first Leica triple camera,

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S has a familiar design with new processor

By : CIOL Writers

Chinese brand Xiaomi has unveiled its latest smartphone- Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S in Shanghai. The successor to last year’s hugely popular Mi Mix 2 brings in the same design with some notable hardware changes including ARCore support, a new processor

What happens after March 31 when Jio Prime membership ends?

By : CIOL Writers

Jio Prime, the premium subscription service for Reliance Jio users will be expiring on March 31, 2018. The membership service which was available for Rs 99 provided additional data to users and other freebies such as free SMSes and free access

Nokia 1 with Android Go now available for Rs 5,499

By : CIOL Writers

HMD Global has officially launched its first ever smartphone to run Android Oreo (Go edition) -Nokia 1 in India. The smartphone which was first announced at the Mobile World Congress 2018 held in Barcelona will be available at all leading

Oppo F7 with 25MP front camera launched for Rs 21,990

By : CIOL Writers

Chinese smartphone maker Oppo earlier today unveiled its latest smartphone- Oppo F7. The device which also looks similar to the iPhone X has been launched in the country for Rs 21,990. The new smartphone will be going on a flash sale

Apple to come up with a foldable smartphone in 2020

By : CIOL Writers

Apple is working on a foldable iPhone which it plans to launch in 2020, according to a CNBC report.  According to the analysts from Bank of America Merrill Lynch, the smartphone maker is working with its Asian partners on a foldable

iPhone X look-alike Vivo V9 launched for Rs 22,990

By : CIOL Writers

Vivo has launched its newest flagship smartphone in India named Vivo V9. The smartphone’s highlight is its design which matches Apple’s iPhone X. But while the iPhone X costs you a lakh of rupees, the Vivo V9 will be available

Apps using AI, AR to ease financial services adoption barriers for women

NEW DELHI, INDIA: To overcome the barriers to financial services adoption among women and other low-income populations in India, Accenture and Grameen Foundation India have collaborated to develop two new applications. “Access to financial services gives women greater control over

Users can switch ‘on’ and ‘off’ their debit and credit cards with e-shield

MUMBAI, INDIA: A large section of Indian consumers, no matter how much they are willing to, are not switching to digital payments owing to security related concerns. According to the Government data, 25,800 fraud cases involving about Rs 179 crore