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Nokia 1 Plus receives Android 10 update: How to install

01 May 2020

Nokia 1 Plus receives Android 10 update: How to install

HMD Global is working to bring the latest Android update to all of its handsets ranging from the flagship Nokia 9 PureView to even the entry-level ones.

Google releases new camera app for Android Go smartphones

22 Mar 2020

Google releases new camera app for Android Go smartphones

Google has released a new Camera Go app for its Android Go platform, the lightweight software that has been designed to power entry-level smartphones.

Nokia launches its wallet-friendly C2 handset: Details here

18 Mar 2020

Nokia launches its wallet-friendly C2 handset: Details here

HMD Global, Nokia's brand licensee, has unveiled a new wallet-friendly smartphone, the Nokia C2.

Meet Android 10 Go, a faster OS for budget smartphones

27 Sep 2019

Meet Android 10 Go, a faster OS for budget smartphones

Back in 2017, Google had introduced a lighter avatar of Android as part of an effort to make low-end smartphones seamless.

Google Go app now available for all Android devices

22 Aug 2019

Google Go app now available for all Android devices

A year and a half after its initial launch in select markets, Google has released the lightweight 'Go' app for users around the globe.

JioPhone 3 to JioFiber: Everything Reliance could announce on Monday

11 Aug 2019

JioPhone 3 to JioFiber: Everything Reliance could announce on Monday

On Monday, August 12, Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) will be hosting its 42nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Mumbai.

Is this the first Android enabled feature phone?

20 Jul 2019

Is this the first Android enabled feature phone?

Over the past few months, we've heard rumors of Google readying an Android version for feature phones.

Xiaomi launches 16GB storage variant of Redmi Go in India

27 May 2019

Xiaomi launches 16GB storage variant of Redmi Go in India

Expanding its portfolio of budget-range smartphones, Xiaomi has launched the new 16GB storage variant of Redmi Go in India today.

Xiaomi teases new storage variant of Redmi Go in India

26 May 2019

Xiaomi teases new storage variant of Redmi Go in India

Xiaomi is all set to launch a higher storage variant of its entry-level Redmi Go in India, according to an official teaser.

Android Go-based Samsung Galaxy A2 Core launched at Rs. 5,300

16 Apr 2019

Android Go-based Samsung Galaxy A2 Core launched at Rs. 5,300

Samsung has launched its budget-range smartphone, the Galaxy A2 Core, for Rs. 5,290 in India.

#FinancialBytes: 5 apps to help homemakers manage finances better

04 Apr 2019

#FinancialBytes: 5 apps to help homemakers manage finances better

Financial management, planning, and budgeting are essential skills homemakers should have in order to run their household smoothly.

Reliance Jio announces cashback, data offers for Redmi Go buyers

24 Mar 2019

Reliance Jio announces cashback, data offers for Redmi Go buyers

Reliance Jio has announced an exciting cashback of Rs. 2,200 and additional 100GB data on prepaid recharge plans for Xiaomi Redmi Go buyers.

Xiaomi Redmi Go launched in India at Rs. 4,499

19 Mar 2019

Xiaomi Redmi Go launched in India at Rs. 4,499

Xiaomi's sub-brand Redmi has launched its much-awaited budget smartphone, Redmi Go, at Rs. 4,499 in India today.

Xiaomi to launch Android Go-based Redmi Go in India tomorrow

18 Mar 2019

Xiaomi to launch Android Go-based Redmi Go in India tomorrow

Xiaomi will launch its much-awaited budget smartphone the Redmi Go, in India on March 19.

#FinancialBytes: 5 apps to help homemakers manage finances better

12 Mar 2019

#FinancialBytes: 5 apps to help homemakers manage finances better

Financial management, planning, and budgeting are essential skills homemakers should have in order to run their household smoothly.

JioPhone 3 to be launched in June, specifications leaked

07 Feb 2019

JioPhone 3 to be launched in June, specifications leaked

As the successor to last year's JioPhone 2, Reliance Jio is working to launch JioPhone 3 in India, according to Beetel Bite.

#FinancialBytes: 5 apps to help homemakers manage finances better

14 Dec 2018

#FinancialBytes: 5 apps to help homemakers manage finances better

Financial management, planning, and budgeting are essential skills homemakers should have in order to run their household smoothly.

These Nokia phones could launch in India next week

27 Nov 2018

These Nokia phones could launch in India next week

HMD Global is gearing up to launch at least one new smartphone in India on December 6 and has sent out media invites for the same.

Samsung announces Galaxy J4 Core Android Go smartphone

11 Nov 2018

Samsung announces Galaxy J4 Core Android Go smartphone

As its second Android Go smartphone after the J2 Core, Samsung has launched the Galaxy J4 Core.

Galaxy J2 Core: Samsung's first Android Go smartphone

25 Aug 2018

Galaxy J2 Core: Samsung's first Android Go smartphone

In the fast-growing market of low-budget smartphones, Samsung has introduced its first Android Go smartphone in India.

Nokia 2.1, Nokia 5.1 go on sale in India today

13 Aug 2018

Nokia 2.1, Nokia 5.1 go on sale in India today

HMD Global's recently launched Nokia 2.1, Nokia 5.1 and Nokia 3.1 (3GB RAM variant), will go on sale today in India.

Nokia 2.1, Nokia 5.1, Nokia 3.1 launched: Price, specifications

12 Aug 2018

Nokia 2.1, Nokia 5.1, Nokia 3.1 launched: Price, specifications

As the latest addition to its India line-up, HMD Global has launched the Nokia 2.1 and Nokia 5.1 smartphones in India.

After Android Pie, Chrome all set to embrace the notch

10 Aug 2018

After Android Pie, Chrome all set to embrace the notch

With a lot of Android phones featuring the now-popularized notch, Google has already added support for notched displays on its latest mobile OS, Android Pie.

How Android Go can be a game-changer for Google

03 Jul 2018

How Android Go can be a game-changer for Google

The Android Go operating system (OS) by Google is an optimized version of the latest Android Oreo OS which is specially designed for low-configuration smartphones.

#CareerBytes: These 6 online-courses will make you an Android developer

01 Jul 2018

#CareerBytes: These 6 online-courses will make you an Android developer

Android is the world's most popular operating system. While it is found mostly on smartphones, Android is used on many other smart devices like intelligent speakers, televisions, watches, etc.

Google leads $22 million investment in KaiOS (that powers JioPhone)

28 Jun 2018

Google leads $22 million investment in KaiOS (that powers JioPhone)

KaiOS, the company that has built an operating system (OS) for the unique category of smart feature phones and powers the popular Reliance JioPhone, has raised $22 million in Series A funding led by Google.

Spice F311 Android Go smartphone launched at Rs. 5,599

28 Jun 2018

Spice F311 Android Go smartphone launched at Rs. 5,599

As its first Android Oreo (Go edition) smartphone, Spice Devices has launched F311 in India.

Google Files Go app gets new sharing tab, faster file-transfer

22 Jun 2018

Google Files Go app gets new sharing tab, faster file-transfer

Files Go, Android's native file sharing app, is the only app that is optimized for the "Go" edition of the software but also runs on standard Android devices.

How Android Go can be a game-changer for Google

21 Jun 2018

How Android Go can be a game-changer for Google

The Android Go operating system (OS) by Google is an optimized version of the latest Android Oreo OS which is specially designed for low-configuration smartphones.

Yahoo Mail revamps mobile website, launches Android Go app

20 Jun 2018

Yahoo Mail revamps mobile website, launches Android Go app

Yahoo Mail has come up with two major updates: a new mobile app for Android Go and an updated mobile website.

2018 models of Nokia 2, Nokia 3, Nokia 5 launched

31 May 2018

2018 models of Nokia 2, Nokia 3, Nokia 5 launched

Expanding its portfolio of budget smartphones, HMD Global-owned Nokia has launched the 2018 models of its Nokia 2, Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 smartphones.

Micromax Bharat Go with Android Oreo (Go edition) launched

23 May 2018

Micromax Bharat Go with Android Oreo (Go edition) launched

As an addition to its series of budget smartphones, Micromax has launched the Bharat Go smartphone in India.

Google's 2018 flagship smartphone gets a name

07 Apr 2018

Google's 2018 flagship smartphone gets a name

When it comes to naming its software or hardware, Google has always been secretive. But, it appears that the tech giant has mistakenly leaked the name for its 2018 flagship smartphone.

Nokia 1 running Oreo (Go Edition) launched at Rs. 5,499

27 Mar 2018

Nokia 1 running Oreo (Go Edition) launched at Rs. 5,499

First announced at the MWC in February this year, the Nokia 1 phone by HMD Global has finally come to India for Rs. 5,499.

Lava launches India's first Android Go smartphone at Rs. 2,400

24 Mar 2018

Lava launches India's first Android Go smartphone at Rs. 2,400

Lava Z50 has finally been launched as India's first Android Oreo (Go edition) smartphone.

Google Assistant officially becomes available in Hindi

15 Mar 2018

Google Assistant officially becomes available in Hindi

Google Assistant, the tech giant's voice-enabled digital assistant, has officially become available in Hindi, complete with conversational support in the language.

Lava Z50 becomes India's first Android Go smartphone

28 Feb 2018

Lava Z50 becomes India's first Android Go smartphone

Indian phone maker Lava International has launched the first Android Go smartphone in the country called the Z50.

Mobile World Congress: ZTE announces three new budget smartphones

26 Feb 2018

Mobile World Congress: ZTE announces three new budget smartphones

Chinese smartphone manufacturer ZTE has announced three new budget smartphones at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 in Barcelona.

#MWC2018: HMD Global officially launches affordable Nokia 1 Android-Go smartphone

25 Feb 2018

#MWC2018: HMD Global officially launches affordable Nokia 1 Android-Go smartphone

Nokia phone-maker HMD Global is all set to launch a bunch of new Android smartphones at the Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona.

Android Go smartphones to debut at Mobile World Congress

24 Feb 2018

Android Go smartphones to debut at Mobile World Congress

Google has confirmed that it will be showcasing its tailored versions of Android Go and Android One-based smartphones at the Mobile World Congress which is set to kick off on February 26 in Barcelona.