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OnePlus's most affordable 5G smartphone officially previewed

08 Jun 2021

OnePlus's most affordable 5G smartphone officially previewed

OnePlus is gearing up to announce a new Nord N200 5G model as its most affordable 5G smartphone yet.

Samsung Tab A7 Lite's India launch set for June 23

08 Jun 2021

Samsung Tab A7 Lite's India launch set for June 23

Samsung will launch its budget-friendly Android tablet, the Galaxy Tab A7 Lite, in India on June 23, an Amazon microsite has confirmed.

iQOO Z3 5G goes official in India at Rs. 20,000

08 Jun 2021

iQOO Z3 5G goes official in India at Rs. 20,000

Expanding its portfolio of 5G smartphones in India, Vivo-backed iQOO has launched the Z3 5G model at a starting price of Rs. 19,990. It is available for purchase via Amazon.

POCO's first 5G smartphone arrives in India at Rs. 14,000

08 Jun 2021

POCO's first 5G smartphone arrives in India at Rs. 14,000

POCO has launched its first 5G smartphone, the M3 Pro 5G, in India. It carries a starting price-tag of Rs. 13,999 and will go on sale starting June 14 via Flipkart.

Everything Apple revealed about iOS 15 at WWDC 2021

08 Jun 2021

Everything Apple revealed about iOS 15 at WWDC 2021

On June 7, Apple kicked off its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). We previously reported that Apple is expected to announce major operating system updates for all its products running on iOS, macOS, iPadOS, and watchOS.

Realme C25s, with Helio G85 chipset, launched at Rs. 10,000

08 Jun 2021

Realme C25s, with Helio G85 chipset, launched at Rs. 10,000

Realme has launched its latest budget-range smartphone, the C25s, in India. The handset carries a starting price-tag of Rs. 9,999 and will go on sale tomorrow i.e. June 9 via Flipkart.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 will be offered in four colors

08 Jun 2021

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 will be offered in four colors

Samsung is expected to launch its Galaxy Z Flip3 smartphone in August this year. In the latest development, tipster Ice Universe has revealed the color options for the handset.

NewsBytes Briefing: Tinder makes it easier for cheaters, and more

08 Jun 2021

NewsBytes Briefing: Tinder makes it easier for cheaters, and more

Tinder's very nature makes it unviable for cheaters. While fake profiles don't get you anywhere, using your real identity will get you spotted and ratted out by common friends.

OnePlus 9 Pro receives HDR video recording feature via update

08 Jun 2021

OnePlus 9 Pro receives HDR video recording feature via update

OnePlus has started releasing a new OxygenOS 11.2.7.7 update for the 9 and 9 Pro smartphones in India.

Class-action lawsuit alleges Dell misled buyers with 'unprecedented upgradeability' claims

07 Jun 2021

Class-action lawsuit alleges Dell misled buyers with 'unprecedented upgradeability' claims

Apple makes it clear that to get an upgrade, customers have to buy a new MacBook. Meanwhile, in 2019, Dell's subsidiary Alienware launched the Area-51m R1 laptop claiming that it offered "unprecedented upgradeability".

Tinder finally unveils feature to block people on the app

07 Jun 2021

Tinder finally unveils feature to block people on the app

With the growing availability of COVID-19 vaccinations, the popular dating app Tinder is anticipating a "post-pandemic uncuffing season" to follow.

Realme X9 and X9 Pro's prices and specifications leaked

07 Jun 2021

Realme X9 and X9 Pro's prices and specifications leaked

Realme is working toward launching its new X-series smartphones, called the X9 and X9 Pro. They will succeed the Realme X7 and X7 Pro models, which were announced in China last September.

Tipster suggests Twitter is actively developing new Super Follow feature

07 Jun 2021

Tipster suggests Twitter is actively developing new Super Follow feature

Shortly after unveiling the Twitter Blue subscription model, the microblogging platform has resumed work on exploring another monetization avenue, according to app researcher Jane Manchun Wong. She had recently tweeted that Twitter is working on the application process for Super Follow.

Ahead of launch, OnePlus TV U1S series' prices leaked

07 Jun 2021

Ahead of launch, OnePlus TV U1S series' prices leaked

OnePlus's official document, which had revealed the prices of Nord CE 5G smartphone, has also given away key details about the company's U1S series of TVs that will debut in India on June 10.

WhatsApp spotted working on Flash Calls feature for login verification

07 Jun 2021

WhatsApp spotted working on Flash Calls feature for login verification

Facebook-owned messaging giant WhatsApp could soon let you verify your logins using phone calls instead of the six-digit verification codes it has used until now.

Vivo Y73 to be launched in India on June 10

07 Jun 2021

Vivo Y73 to be launched in India on June 10

Vivo has confirmed the arrival of its latest Y-series smartphone, the Y73, in India on June 10.

Ahead of launch, Samsung Galaxy S21 FE's pricing details leaked

07 Jun 2021

Ahead of launch, Samsung Galaxy S21 FE's pricing details leaked

Samsung is gearing up to launch the Galaxy S21 FE smartphone in August. In the latest development, a Korean publication Herald has leaked the pricing details of the handset.

iQOO U3x Standard Edition, with MediaTek Helio G80 processor, launched

07 Jun 2021

iQOO U3x Standard Edition, with MediaTek Helio G80 processor, launched

iQOO has launched a new 'Standard Edition' of its U3x smartphone in China. The handset comes as a watered-down version of the iQOO U3x 5G model, which was announced in March.

Infinix NOTE 10 series launched in India at Rs. 11,000

07 Jun 2021

Infinix NOTE 10 series launched in India at Rs. 11,000

Chinese tech giant Infinix has launched its NOTE 10 series of smartphones in India. The line-up includes the NOTE 10 and NOTE 10 Pro models, and starts at Rs. 10,999.

TECNO SPARK 7T to debut in India on June 11

07 Jun 2021

TECNO SPARK 7T to debut in India on June 11

As an upgraded version of its SPARK 7 smartphone, TECNO will launch the SPARK 7T in India on June 11, the company has confirmed.

OnePlus Nord CE 5G will cost around Rs. 23,000

07 Jun 2021

OnePlus Nord CE 5G will cost around Rs. 23,000

OnePlus has accidentally leaked the Nord CE 5G's pricing details ahead of its debut in India on June 10.

NewsBytes Explainer: Here's how graphene will transform smartphone technology

06 Jun 2021

NewsBytes Explainer: Here's how graphene will transform smartphone technology

It's hard to miss graphene even if you are only tangentially interested in technology. This wonder material spans a mind-boggling spectrum of possible engineering applications that can radically improve commercial products.

Government explores at-risk funding to expedite recombinant protein COVID-19 vaccine

06 Jun 2021

Government explores at-risk funding to expedite recombinant protein COVID-19 vaccine

The Indian Government placing an advance order for 30 crore doses of Biological E's new COVID-19 vaccine indicates a paradigm shift in its procurement policies.

Apple could develop an AirTag detector for NFC-enabled Android smartphones

06 Jun 2021

Apple could develop an AirTag detector for NFC-enabled Android smartphones

Just when we thought we could direct our attention to addressing the expensive accessory problem for AirTags, Apple has stolen the spotlight again with a fresh announcement.

These new portals bridge gaps between people, physical and otherwise

06 Jun 2021

These new portals bridge gaps between people, physical and otherwise

The COVID-19 pandemic has been hard on everyone, depriving people of the opportunity to travel and interact with others. While we've been wishing that Dr. Strange's portals were a reality, people in Lithuania and Poland can now experience something pretty similar.

How Shemaroo intends to lock horns with likes of Netflix

06 Jun 2021

How Shemaroo intends to lock horns with likes of Netflix

Shemaroo Entertainment launched its OTT platform called ShemarooMe back in 2019 when established industry giants like Netflix, Disney+Hotstar, and Amazon Prime Video were vying for their share of attention from Indian audiences.

Ahead of launch, POCO M3 Pro 5G's pricing details leaked

06 Jun 2021

Ahead of launch, POCO M3 Pro 5G's pricing details leaked

POCO M3 Pro 5G, set to be launched in India on June 8, will carry a maximum retail price of Rs. 17,999 for its 6GB/128GB configuration, according to tipster The Leaks Guy.

OnePlus releases new update to fix 9R's battery drain issue

06 Jun 2021

OnePlus releases new update to fix 9R's battery drain issue

OnePlus has started releasing a new OxygenOS 11.2.3.3 hotfix build for the 9R model.

Nigeria suspends Twitter indefinitely after it censored President Muhammadu Buhari

05 Jun 2021

Nigeria suspends Twitter indefinitely after it censored President Muhammadu Buhari

Not long after Twitter deleted Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's tweet for violating its rules, the country's government revealed on Friday that it was "indefinitely" suspending the microblogging platform.

Twitter earns final warning from Indian government following blue-tick purge

05 Jun 2021

Twitter earns final warning from Indian government following blue-tick purge

Earlier today, Twitter was banned indefinitely in Nigeria. It might meet the same fate in India if it continues escalating its feud with the Indian government.

Mi 11 Lite to arrive in India under Rs. 25,000

05 Jun 2021

Mi 11 Lite to arrive in India under Rs. 25,000

Xiaomi is gearing up to launch the Mi 11 Lite model in India soon.

Vivo Y73 officially teased in India; launch imminent

05 Jun 2021

Vivo Y73 officially teased in India; launch imminent

Vivo India's Director of Brand Strategy, Nipun Marya has officially teased the arrival of a new Y-series smartphone, called the Y73.

Samsung Z Fold3's in-display camera will offer better light transmittance

05 Jun 2021

Samsung Z Fold3's in-display camera will offer better light transmittance

Samsung is gearing up to launch its Galaxy Z Fold3 model in August.

Twitter de-verifies, then restores verification for VP Venkaiah Naidu's account

05 Jun 2021

Twitter de-verifies, then restores verification for VP Venkaiah Naidu's account

Twitter is taking its war with the Indian government into high gear. After removing the verification badge of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu's personal account, the microblogging site restored it following uproar against the partisan move.

iQOO Z3 5G will be priced at around Rs. 20,000

05 Jun 2021

iQOO Z3 5G will be priced at around Rs. 20,000

iQOO is all set to launch its latest mid-range smartphone, iQOO Z3 5G, in India on June 8.

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE's color variants revealed in new renders

05 Jun 2021

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE's color variants revealed in new renders

Samsung is gearing up to launch the Galaxy S21 FE smartphone in August this year.

Here's everything we expect from Apple's WWDC this year

05 Jun 2021

Here's everything we expect from Apple's WWDC this year

Hot on the heels of Google I/O and Microsoft Build conferences, Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) 2021 is scheduled to kick off on June 7.

NewsBytes Briefing: Biden goes all Trump on China, and more

05 Jun 2021

NewsBytes Briefing: Biden goes all Trump on China, and more

Many consider US President Joe Biden as an antidote to his predecessor Donald Trump, hoping for him to undo the latter's policies. However, reality is quite different. After continuing Trump's immigration policies, Biden is also continuing Trump's trade war with China.

DealOfTheDay: Samsung's S20 FE 5G gets discounts worth Rs. 34,000

04 Jun 2021

DealOfTheDay: Samsung's S20 FE 5G gets discounts worth Rs. 34,000

Looking to buy a premium 5G smartphone without causing a dent in your pockets? Well, this might be a good deal for you.

Twitter Blue subscription finally launched in Australia, Canada

04 Jun 2021

Twitter Blue subscription finally launched in Australia, Canada

Twitter has finally launched its first-ever subscription plan - Twitter Blue in Australia and Canada.