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Ahead of launch, Samsung Galaxy A31 listed on Flipkart

03 Jun 2020

Ahead of launch, Samsung Galaxy A31 listed on Flipkart

Samsung is all set to launch its budget-range smartphone, the Galaxy A31, in India on June 4.

'Remove China Apps' removed from Google Play Store: Here's why

03 Jun 2020

'Remove China Apps' removed from Google Play Store: Here's why

Remove China Apps, a viral application that promised to delete apps made by Chinese firms, has been removed from the Google Play Store.

Realme 5 and 5s get Android 10 update in India

03 Jun 2020

Realme 5 and 5s get Android 10 update in India

Realme 5 and 5s smartphones are now receiving the Android 10-based Realme UI update in India.

Mitron app removed from Google Play Store: Here's why

02 Jun 2020

Mitron app removed from Google Play Store: Here's why

Mitron, the video-sharing app that made headlines as India's answer to TikTok, has been pulled from the Google Play Store.

Samsung Galaxy M11 and Galaxy M01 launched in India

02 Jun 2020

Samsung Galaxy M11 and Galaxy M01 launched in India

Expanding its range of affordable smartphones, Samsung has launched the Galaxy M11 and Galaxy M01 in India.

Vivo X50-series, with novel cameras, high refresh rate screens, launched

02 Jun 2020

Vivo X50-series, with novel cameras, high refresh rate screens, launched

Vivo has launched the X50 series of 5G-enabled smartphones. The range includes X50 and X50 Pro mid-range handsets, and an X50 Pro+ flagship model.

Shocking! Instagram blocks #blacklivesmatter posts as 'spam'

02 Jun 2020

Shocking! Instagram blocks #blacklivesmatter posts as 'spam'

As thousands of Americans continue to protest against the killing of a black man by a police officer in broad daylight, Facebook is drawing flak for turning away from the situation.

Feature drop: Google announces new capabilities for Pixel phones

02 Jun 2020

Feature drop: Google announces new capabilities for Pixel phones

After successful releases in December and March, Google is proceeding with the third 'feature drop' for Pixel phones.

ZTE Axon 11 SE 5G smartphone announced in China

02 Jun 2020

ZTE Axon 11 SE 5G smartphone announced in China

ZTE has announced a new budget-friendly 5G smartphone in China. Dubbed as Axon 11 SE 5G, the handset comes with a MediaTek Dimensity 800 chipset, dual-mode 5G, an in-trend punch-hole design, and a quad rear camera module.

India's new viral app is all about deleting Chinese services

02 Jun 2020

India's new viral app is all about deleting Chinese services

India has got a new viral app that is all about getting rid of Chinese apps/services.

#LeakAlert: Data of 7 million+ BHIM users exposed

01 Jun 2020

#LeakAlert: Data of 7 million+ BHIM users exposed

Personal and financial data of more than 7 million users of BHIM, a government-backed peer-to-peer UPI payments app, has been leaked publicly.

Xiaomi's RedmiBook 13 to be launched on June 11

01 Jun 2020

Xiaomi's RedmiBook 13 to be launched on June 11

Xiaomi will launch its first ever laptop in India on June 11. In the latest update, 91mobiles and Ishan Agarwal have claimed that the company will launch a rebranded version of the RedmiBook 13 that debuted in China last December.

POCO X2 becomes costlier in India: Check new prices

01 Jun 2020

POCO X2 becomes costlier in India: Check new prices

POCO has increased the price of its recently-launched mid-ranger, the POCO X2, in India by up to Rs. 1,500. With the latest price revision, which is now effective on Flipkart, its base-end 6GB/64GB model is available at Rs. 17,499.

These Xiaomi phones have become costlier in India

01 Jun 2020

These Xiaomi phones have become costlier in India

Xiaomi has once again increased the prices of the Redmi 8, Note 8, and 8A Dual in India. This is the third time that the company has hiked the prices of these handsets since the GST revision in April.

Vivo X50, X50 Pro to be launched in India soon

01 Jun 2020

Vivo X50, X50 Pro to be launched in India soon

Vivo's latest mid-range smartphones, the X50 and X50 Pro, set to be launched in China today, will also arrive in India soon.

Why WeTransfer is not working in India?

01 Jun 2020

Why WeTransfer is not working in India?

WeTransfer appears to have hit a roadblock in India.

Don't set this image as wallpaper, it bricks Android phones

01 Jun 2020

Don't set this image as wallpaper, it bricks Android phones

After text messages, wallpapers have started bricking phones.

Indian techie flags vulnerability in Apple's sign-in system, wins $100,000

01 Jun 2020

Indian techie flags vulnerability in Apple's sign-in system, wins $100,000

Bhavuk Jain, a techie hailing from Delhi, has bagged $100,000 (Rs. 75.50 lakh) bug bounty from Apple.

#WeeklyRecap: Trump targets Twitter, SpaceX-NASA historic mission, JioMart, and more

31 May 2020

#WeeklyRecap: Trump targets Twitter, SpaceX-NASA historic mission, JioMart, and more

This week, we saw plenty of developments in the tech world.

OnePlus disables controversial Photochrome mode on OnePlus 8 Pro globally

31 May 2020

OnePlus disables controversial Photochrome mode on OnePlus 8 Pro globally

OnePlus is rolling out a global update for the OnePlus 8 Pro to remove the controversial Photochrome mode on the flagship handset.

Along with astronauts, SpaceX launched a 'glittery dinosaur' to ISS

31 May 2020

Along with astronauts, SpaceX launched a 'glittery dinosaur' to ISS

In the wee hours of Sunday, Elon Musk's SpaceX launched astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley on the historic #LaunchAmerica mission to the International Space Station.

#LaunchAmerica: SpaceX successfully launches astronauts for historic NASA mission

31 May 2020

#LaunchAmerica: SpaceX successfully launches astronauts for historic NASA mission

After canceling it on May 28 owing to bad weather, SpaceX has now successfully launched astronauts for NASA's historic #LaunchAmerica mission.

OnePlus 8's next sale in India on June 4

30 May 2020

OnePlus 8's next sale in India on June 4

OnePlus's newly-launched flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 8, will once again go on sale in India on June 4 at 12pm via Amazon.

Samsung Galaxy M11, M01 to be launched on June 2

30 May 2020

Samsung Galaxy M11, M01 to be launched on June 2

Samsung's upcoming affordable phones, the Galaxy M11 and Galaxy M01, will be launched in India at 12pm on June 2, according to a now-removed Flipkart teaser page.

OPPO Reno 4 series: A roundup of leaks and rumors

30 May 2020

OPPO Reno 4 series: A roundup of leaks and rumors

OPPO is set to launch its latest mid-range smartphones, the Reno 4 and Reno 4 Pro, in China on June 5.

Redmi Note Pro 9 Max's next sale on June 3

30 May 2020

Redmi Note Pro 9 Max's next sale on June 3

Xiaomi's premium mid-range smartphone, the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max, is all set to go on sale once again in India. The handset will become available for purchase on June 3 at 12 pm via Amazon and Mi.com.

iQOO 3 available at Rs. 32,000 for ICICI Bank users

30 May 2020

iQOO 3 available at Rs. 32,000 for ICICI Bank users

iQOO's recently-launched flagship smartphone, the iQOO 3, is available at a massive discount for ICICI Bank customers.

Infinix Hot 9-series, with quad cameras and 5,000mAh battery, launched

29 May 2020

Infinix Hot 9-series, with quad cameras and 5,000mAh battery, launched

Infinix has launched its latest affordable smartphones, the Hot 9 and Hot 9 Pro, in India.

Windows 10 May 2020 Update is brimming with annoying issues

29 May 2020

Windows 10 May 2020 Update is brimming with annoying issues

A few hours ago, Microsoft released Windows 10 May 2020 Update with a revamped Cortana experience and several new features.

OnePlus 8-series sale postponed in India due to production issues

29 May 2020

OnePlus 8-series sale postponed in India due to production issues

OnePlus has postponed the sale of its flagship models, the OnePlus 8, and 8 Pro, in India due to a temporary halt in production. Notably, the duo was set to go on sale from May 29 via Amazon and the company's e-store.

Google's 'Scam Spotter' will help you dodge online frauds

28 May 2020

Google's 'Scam Spotter' will help you dodge online frauds

For years, we have been hearing cases of scammers and fraudsters tricking internet users into giving their money or personal details away.

Ahead of launch, specifications of Vivo X50, X50 Pro leaked

28 May 2020

Ahead of launch, specifications of Vivo X50, X50 Pro leaked

Vivo is gearing up to launch its new X50 and X50 Pro smartphones in China on June 1. Now, just days ahead of the official announcement, key specifications of the X50 duo have surfaced.

Windows 10 May 2020 Update now available: What's new?

28 May 2020

Windows 10 May 2020 Update now available: What's new?

Finally, Microsoft has released the May 2020 Update of Windows 10.

OnePlus releases Android 10 update for OnePlus 5, 5T smartphones

28 May 2020

OnePlus releases Android 10 update for OnePlus 5, 5T smartphones

OnePlus has started rolling out the stable Android 10 update for its OnePlus 5 and 5T smartphones, according to a user post in the OnePlus forums.

Xiaomi launches new RedmiBook laptops with AMD Ryzen 4000-series CPUs

28 May 2020

Xiaomi launches new RedmiBook laptops with AMD Ryzen 4000-series CPUs

As the latest addition to its range of laptops, Xiaomi has launched three new RedmiBook models in China.

Doctors should watch out for COVID-19 'false negatives', researchers warn

27 May 2020

Doctors should watch out for COVID-19 'false negatives', researchers warn

From India to the US, countries are trying extremely hard to contain the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Google announces new Android 11 Beta Launch show: Details here

27 May 2020

Google announces new Android 11 Beta Launch show: Details here

Every year in May, Google hosts the I/O developer conference to unveil new software and hardware products.

Samsung Galaxy A51 (8GB RAM variant) launched at Rs. 28,000

27 May 2020

Samsung Galaxy A51 (8GB RAM variant) launched at Rs. 28,000

Samsung has launched the 8GB RAM variant of its Galaxy A51 handset in India. In terms of design, camera, and key specifications, it is the same as the existing 6GB variant that went official in the country in January.

Motorola G Pro, with integrated stylus, triple cameras, goes official

27 May 2020

Motorola G Pro, with integrated stylus, triple cameras, goes official

Lenovo-owned Motorola has launched its budget-friendly smartphone, the Moto G Pro, in Germany. The handset comes as a rebranded version of the Moto G Stylus that went official in February.

In a first, Twitter flags Trump's tweets as 'potentially misleading'

27 May 2020

In a first, Twitter flags Trump's tweets as 'potentially misleading'

Twitter has been working aggressively towards flagging and removing misinformation around COVID-19 and the upcoming US Presidential elections.

Sony's $1,200-worth flagship phone comes to US without 5G support

27 May 2020

Sony's $1,200-worth flagship phone comes to US without 5G support

Sony has launched its weirdly-named Xperia 1 II (pronounced Xperia 1 Mark 2) in the US.

Finally, government open-sources Aarogya Setu: Here's what it means

27 May 2020

Finally, government open-sources Aarogya Setu: Here's what it means

In a major development, India's Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has open-sourced Aarogya Setu, its contact-tracing app for COVID-19.

Xiaomi sub-brand Redmi launches new budget 5G phones in China

27 May 2020

Xiaomi sub-brand Redmi launches new budget 5G phones in China

Xiaomi's sub-brand Redmi has launched the Redmi 10X series of smartphones in China. The line-up includes a couple of 5G-ready handsets called the 10X 5G and 10X Pro 5G, and a 10X 4G model, which is basically a rebranded Redmi Note 9.

Soon, Google Assistant will confirm purchases with your voice

27 May 2020

Soon, Google Assistant will confirm purchases with your voice

In a bid to enable a hands-free shopping experience, Google is working to add a new capability into Assistant, a feature that verifies your voice to authorize a purchase.

Samsung releases Android 10-based One UI 2 for Galaxy A50

27 May 2020

Samsung releases Android 10-based One UI 2 for Galaxy A50

Samsung has started rolling out Android 10-based One UI 2.0 update for its Galaxy A50 smartphone.

Realme 6s, with 90Hz display and 48MP quad camera, launched

26 May 2020

Realme 6s, with 90Hz display and 48MP quad camera, launched

Chinese smartphone maker Realme has launched a new budget-friendly smartphone called Realme 6s in Europe. It is basically a cheaper version of the Realme 6 that was launched in April.

SpaceX-NASA historic crewed mission: Everything you need to know

26 May 2020

SpaceX-NASA historic crewed mission: Everything you need to know

On May 27, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are scheduled to head up to the International Space Station as part of a crewed mission.

Realme's camera-centric X3 SuperZoom launched at Rs. 41,500

26 May 2020

Realme's camera-centric X3 SuperZoom launched at Rs. 41,500

After a round of leaks and teasers, Realme has finally launched the X3 SuperZoom in Europe. Priced at €500 (roughly Rs. 41,500), the handset is currently up for pre-ordering and will go on sale starting June 2.

Mitron, India's TikTok clone, rakes 5 million downloads in weeks

26 May 2020

Mitron, India's TikTok clone, rakes 5 million downloads in weeks

As TikTok continues to struggle with the mess of misogynistic content and poor ratings, creators have started embracing a new short-form video-sharing platform called 'Mitron'.

New COVID-19 vaccine goes into human trials: Details here

26 May 2020

New COVID-19 vaccine goes into human trials: Details here

As COVID-19 continues to batter different parts of the world, scientists are racing to find a way to fight the pandemic as soon as possible.

Vivo Y70s, with 5G-ready Exynos 880 chipset, launched in China

26 May 2020

Vivo Y70s, with 5G-ready Exynos 880 chipset, launched in China

Chinese tech giant Vivo has launched a new mid-range 5G handset in its home country. Dubbed as Y70s, it arrives as the first handset to run on the Exynos 880 chipset.

Design and hardware details of Samsung Galaxy Note 20+ leaked

26 May 2020

Design and hardware details of Samsung Galaxy Note 20+ leaked

Just days after we got our first look at the Note 20, new renders of the Note 20+ have been leaked by OnLeaks and Pigtou.

Redmi Note 9 Pro to go on sale at 12pm

26 May 2020

Redmi Note 9 Pro to go on sale at 12pm

Xiaomi's budget-range handset, the Redmi Note 9 Pro, will go on sale today in India at 12pm via Amazon and Mi.com. It will be delivered to the customers all across the country, except those in the containment areas.

Realme X3 SuperZoom's design and key specifications confirmed

26 May 2020

Realme X3 SuperZoom's design and key specifications confirmed

Ahead of its launch in Europe on May 26, the design and key specifications of the X3 SuperZoom have been confirmed by Realme Europe.

Watch out! COVID-19 contact tracing scams are on the rise

25 May 2020

Watch out! COVID-19 contact tracing scams are on the rise

The spread of COVID-19 has triggered a wave of scams.

Motorola Edge+ to go on sale from midnight via Flipkart

25 May 2020

Motorola Edge+ to go on sale from midnight via Flipkart

Motorola's newly-launched Edge+ flagship smartphone will go on sale for the first time in India today (midnight) via Flipkart, and through offline stores from tomorrow.

Samsung Galaxy A31 to be launched on June 4

25 May 2020

Samsung Galaxy A31 to be launched on June 4

Samsung's mid-range Galaxy A31 smartphone, which made its global debut earlier in March, is set to go official in India on June 4.

Huawei Enjoy Z 5G, with MediaTek Dimensity 800 chipset, launched

25 May 2020

Huawei Enjoy Z 5G, with MediaTek Dimensity 800 chipset, launched

As an addition to its range of budget-friendly smartphones, Huawei has launched the Enjoy Z 5G in China.

Redmi K30i, with 120Hz display and 48MP quad camera, launched

25 May 2020

Redmi K30i, with 120Hz display and 48MP quad camera, launched

Xiaomi has launched the Redmi K30i 5G smartphone in China. The handset arrives as a cheaper version of the Redmi K30 that went official last December.

Apple iPad 2020: A bigger, better update?

25 May 2020

Apple iPad 2020: A bigger, better update?

A few days back, a report from Ming-Chi Kuo, a popular Apple analyst, suggested that the Cupertino giant is working on an improved 8th-generation iPad.

#WorkFromHomeTips: How to boost your Wi-Fi signal and speed

24 May 2020

#WorkFromHomeTips: How to boost your Wi-Fi signal and speed

In the fourth phase of India's lockdown to contain COVID-19, a large number of people are going back to work, trying to get the economy restarted while protecting themselves.

Best Android smartphones you can buy with 12GB of RAM

24 May 2020

Best Android smartphones you can buy with 12GB of RAM

As more and more buyers gravitate towards powerful smartphones for gaming, entertainment, and other digital services, brands are also pushing the envelope by packing top-of-the-line hardware.

This is how Samsung Galaxy Note 20 might look like

24 May 2020

This is how Samsung Galaxy Note 20 might look like

The renders of Samsung Galaxy Note 20 have leaked online, giving us our first look of the upcoming flagship handset.

Infinix Hot 9 series to be launched on May 29

24 May 2020

Infinix Hot 9 series to be launched on May 29

As a sequel to its popular Hot 8 smartphone, Infinix is all set to launch the Hot 9 series in India on May 29, a Flipkart teaser page has confirmed.

OnePlus, Realme join Xiaomi, OPPO, Vivo's Peer-to-Peer Transmission Alliance

23 May 2020

OnePlus, Realme join Xiaomi, OPPO, Vivo's Peer-to-Peer Transmission Alliance

Even as Google continues to work on an AirDrop-like file transfer system for Android, leading phone makers are moving ahead with their own plan of embracing a Peer-To-Peer Transmission standard.

Tinder will soon allow global matches, video calling: Details here

23 May 2020

Tinder will soon allow global matches, video calling: Details here

The outbreak of COVID-19, the worst health crisis of our time, has made social distancing a must in different parts of the world.

Samsung Galaxy A31 expected to be launched in June

23 May 2020

Samsung Galaxy A31 expected to be launched in June

Samsung's budget-friendly smartphone, the Galaxy A31, is expected to be launched in India in the first week of June, according to news agency IANS. Reportedly, it will be available across all major offline and online sales platforms.

Google Home Hub shows stranger's Nest cam footage, now fixed

23 May 2020

Google Home Hub shows stranger's Nest cam footage, now fixed

A few days back, a Google Home Hub owner reported a mysterious (and creepy) case of seeing footage from the Nest security camera of a stranger.

Ahead of launch, OPPO Find X2's price leaked by Amazon

23 May 2020

Ahead of launch, OPPO Find X2's price leaked by Amazon

Ahead of its launch in India, OPPO Find X2 was accidentally listed by Amazon. Interestingly, before the listing was removed, FoneArena spotted the alleged pricing of the handset in the source code of the webpage.

Fastest internet speed (44.2 Tbps) ever recorded in Australia

23 May 2020

Fastest internet speed (44.2 Tbps) ever recorded in Australia

As you make do with a standard 4G, home broadband connection, a team of researchers from Australia's Swinburne and other universities is enjoying something way, way better than that.

This limited edition iQOO 3 handset is for Transformers fans

23 May 2020

This limited edition iQOO 3 handset is for Transformers fans

As a special edition of the iQOO 3 flagship phone, Vivo has announced the iQOO 3 5G Transformers Limited Edition in China.

MEIZU 17-series gets support for 120Hz refresh rate via update

23 May 2020

MEIZU 17-series gets support for 120Hz refresh rate via update

MEIZU's newly-launched flagship smartphones, the MEIZU 17 and 17 Pro, are getting support for 120Hz refresh rate via a software update. At the time of launch, both the handsets offered 90Hz refresh rate with a 180Hz touch sampling rate, which remains unchanged even now.

Why the vaccine for COVID-19 is still several months away

22 May 2020

Why the vaccine for COVID-19 is still several months away

In a matter of months, a never-seen-before coronavirus originating from China has turned the whole world upside down.