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Xiaomi reduces prices of these popular smartphones by Rs. 1,000

16 Nov 2018

India
Xiaomi reduces prices of these popular smartphones by Rs. 1,000

To celebrate the milestone of being the number one smartphone brand in India for the 5th consecutive quarter, Xiaomi has reduced the prices of its best-selling smartphones by Rs. 1,000.

Fourth Honor 9N Flash Sale on Flipkart starts tomorrow 12pm

20 Aug 2018

Huawei
Fourth Honor 9N Flash Sale on Flipkart starts tomorrow 12pm

Honor, Huawei's e-brand, has announced the fourth flash sale of its newly launched Honor 9N smartphone starting 12 pm tomorrow exclusively on Flipkart.

Honor Play goes out-of-stock in just 20 seconds on Amazon

09 Aug 2018

India
Honor Play goes out-of-stock in just 20 seconds on Amazon

Honor Play stunned India after being sold out in 20 seconds on Amazon yesterday, setting a new record for the fastest flagship sale ever.

OnePlus plans to expand its offline presence in India

01 Apr 2018

India
OnePlus plans to expand its offline presence in India

OnePlus, which entered India back in December 2014, is now looking to expand its offline operations in 10 cities by the end of this year.

Apple-India Sales head Sanjay Kaul quits as iPhone-sales struggle

19 Dec 2017

India
Apple-India Sales head Sanjay Kaul quits as iPhone-sales struggle

Close on the heels of Apple reporting its slowest growth in six years in India, Apple India's Sales Head Sanjay Kaul has resigned from the post.

Xiaomi becomes India's top smartphone seller, along with Samsung

14 Nov 2017

India
Xiaomi becomes India's top smartphone seller, along with Samsung

China's Xiaomi now shares the "No. 1 spot" in India's smartphone sales with South Korean giant Samsung, according to research firm International Data Corporation (IDC) India.

These smartphones' batteries charge in flat 5 minutes!

13 May 2017

BBC
These smartphones' batteries charge in flat 5 minutes!

Our phones may be smart but they also run out of juice pretty soon, so when Israeli start-up StoreDot demonstrated that its FlashBattery has the capability to recharge 100% within 5 minutes, it created quite the buzz.

Huawei-Samsung Patent Case: Court orders Samsung to pay 80m Yuan

08 Apr 2017

Samsung
Huawei-Samsung Patent Case: Court orders Samsung to pay 80m Yuan

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei Technologies won a patent victory over its South Korean rival Samsung Electronics.

Xiaomi to create 20,000 jobs in India

28 Mar 2017

Xiaomi
Xiaomi to create 20,000 jobs in India

Chinese tech manufacturer Xiaomi has stated that it intends to create 20,000 jobs in India, as it is one of the most important markets for the country.

Wearable tech gets Tommy Hilfiger and Hugo Boss stamp

27 Mar 2017

India
Wearable tech gets Tommy Hilfiger and Hugo Boss stamp

Hugo Boss and Tommy Hilfiger are ready to dip their toe in the wearable market.

Apple wins, but battle is not over

27 Mar 2017

OPPO
Apple wins, but battle is not over

Apple gets a minor relief as Chinese courts overrule a 2016 judgement which said Apple had violated design patents of now defunct firm, Shenzhen Baili.

Hugo Barra will now lead Facebook's VR efforts

27 Jan 2017

Xiaomi
Hugo Barra will now lead Facebook's VR efforts

Days after Hugo Barra quit Xiaomi as its Global Vice President, he was hired by Facebook to lead its virtual reality efforts.

2017 is likely to see noticeable technological influence

24 Jan 2017

India
2017 is likely to see noticeable technological influence

The business ecosystem, and even our lives, are fast changing, noticeably and un-noticeably, with the advent of what the International Data Corporation (IDC) calls the third platform of computing - social, mobile, analytics and cloud (SMAC) technologies.

Xiaomi unruffled with plummeting smartphone sales

26 Nov 2016

Xiaomi
Xiaomi unruffled with plummeting smartphone sales

Xiaomi won't be impacted by sharply dropping smartphone sales as its key profit-drivers are smart-home devices and software eco-system, according to officials.

From $45bn valuation to $4bn - What's wrong with Xiaomi?

22 Aug 2016

Xiaomi
From $45bn valuation to $4bn - What's wrong with Xiaomi?

Only 18 months after Xiaomi's last round of funding in Dec'14, the Chinese smartphone company's valuation came down to $4 billion, according to business analysts.