Oppo partners with Reliance Jio for Welcome Offer

September 19, 2016

Chinese handset maker Oppo has partnered with Reliance Jio for the latter’s ‘Welcome Offer’ that will give free data services to users till the end of the year. Chinese handset maker Oppo has partnered with Reliance Jio for the latter’s ‘Welcome Offer’ that will give free data services to users till the end of the year. The offer would be available on F1, F1 Plus, F1s, A37 and Neo 7….

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These apps may get you off the couch and working out

September 19, 2016

Soon after exiting Flipkart earlier this year, Mukesh Bansal announced he was teaming up with former Flipkart colleague Ankit Nagori to start a fitness venture called CureFit. What exactly they intend to do is not clear yet. The first products are expected to launch only early in 2017. But Bansal, who founded fashion portal Myntra and made a success of it with technology and data and sold it to Flipkart…

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Chinese Police using drones to monitor traffic

September 19, 2016

 BEIJING: Two drones were being used to help monitor traffic flow and violators on highways in China’s Sichuan province, authorities said on Sunday. The drones flew over two highways, one connecting the cities of Chengdu and Zigong, and the other connecting Chengdu with Mianyang, according to the provincial public security department. More than 90 traffic incidents were caught on drone camera, Xinhua news agency reported. The drones can recognise license…

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Motorola Moto E3 Power smartphone to launch in India today

September 19, 2016

NEW DELHI: Lenovo-owned Motorola is all set to refresh its Moto E smartphones lineup in India. The company will be launching the Moto E3 Power in India today. The smartphone is likely to be priced at Rs 10,000 and will be exclusively available on e-commerce website Flipkart. The Moto E3 smartphone features a 5-inch HD display with 720×1280 pixel resolution. Powering the handset is a 1GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6735P processor…

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Lenovo Z2 Plus smartphone to launch in India on September 22

September 19, 2016

NEW DELHI: Lenovo is all set to launch its mid-range smartphone Z2 Plus in India. The company has sent out media invites for an event scheduled for September 22, where it will be launching the smartphone. The media invites sent by the Chinese manufacturer read, ‘Witness tomorrow, today’. Lenovo Z2 will likely have similar specifications as that of the Zuk Z2 smartphone, which was launched in China back in May….

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Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro Launched in India: Price, Release Date, Specifications, and More

September 17, 2016

Samsung India on Friday launched the Galaxy A9 Pro in India. Priced at Rs. 32,490, the smartphone will be made available in India from September 26 in Black, Gold, and White colour variants. The highlight of the smartphone is its large 6-inch display and its 5000mAh battery. To recall, the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro was launched in China back in March. The smartphone bears some upgrades compared to the Samsung…

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Paytm to invest Rs 1,000 crore in e-commerce business

September 17, 2016

BENGALURU: Paytm is making a fresh attempt to build its online marketplace business with plans to invest Rs 800-1,000 crore in the newly separated commerce entity as it fights out formidable rivals in a cash-guzzling online retail market. The digital payments and commerce company recently scooped up Rs 400 crore in a round led by Taiwanese chip maker Mediatek, and is also in the midst of raising another Rs 1,600…

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Xiaomi Mi 5s images leaked, iPhone-like Home button tipped

September 17, 2016

Xiaomi is rumoured to be working on an upgraded variant of its Mi 5 flagship smartphone, likely to be called Xiaomi Mi 5s. And now, an alleged live image of the unannounced handset has surfaced on the web. The image shows the front panel of the device, providing a faint idea of what it might look like. The image has been leaked on Chinese social networking website Weibo. It shows…

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iPhone 7 on sale in 28 countries; jet black out of stock

September 16, 2016

The new generation iPhones are finally out in US and 27 other countries and most of the models are already out of stock. Every year, the initial iPhone sales are almost ceremonial in nature, with people flocking to the Apple stores days before the sale begins. This year was slightly different with more and more consumers opting to buy the phones online. The devices went on sale in 28 different…

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Thanks to Siri, you can now place calls, send texts on WhatsApp with just your voice

September 16, 2016

Communication has come a long way since the carrier pigeon and sealed letter, and it’s about to get easier still. Not only do we no longer need a bird, a train, or a telegram to send a message, now we don’t even need our fingers. All you need is your voice. It’s all thanks to WhatsApp’s latest iOS update, which allows users to send messages and place calls using Siri, Apple’s…

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Twitter Launches Video App Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Xbox One

September 16, 2016

Twitter on Wednesday moved deeper into video, announcing a new application that will offer free content on major streaming TV services. The new app for Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Microsoft’s Xbox One will allow anyone with these devices to get content from Twitter’s media partners. That will include 10 National Football League games, Bloomberg News and others. Users can also view Twitter content such as top tweets or…

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Twitter Makes Smooth Debut With Live NFL Video Broadcast

September 16, 2016

Twitter made a smooth debut with its broadcast of a National Football League game on Thursday, attracting generally positive tweets midway through the matchup between the Buffalo Bills and the New York Jets. The CBS live feed marked the first time an NFL game had been broadcast on a social media platform and the event quickly began to trend on Twitter in the United States. Twitter users on computers and…

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