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Motorola's Edge+ flagship to be launched on May 19

15 May 2020

Motorola's Edge+ flagship to be launched on May 19

Motorola will launch its latest flagship smartphone, the Motorola Edge+, in India on May 19 at 12pm, according to a teaser on Flipkart.

Motorola promises two major Android updates for its Edge+ flagship

15 May 2020

Motorola promises two major Android updates for its Edge+ flagship

When the Motorola Edge+ was launched last month, the flagship model met with criticism that it would only get a single major OS update (Android 11).

Motorola releases Android 10 update for its RAZR foldable phone

13 May 2020

Motorola releases Android 10 update for its RAZR foldable phone

Motorola has started rolling-out the latest Android 10 update for its premium foldable phone, the RAZR.

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.

Mi A3 gets Android 10 update for the fourth time

26 Apr 2020

Mi A3 gets Android 10 update for the fourth time

After three unsuccessful attempts, Xiaomi has once again released the Android 10 update for its Mi A3 smartphone.

Mi A3's Android 10 update rolled back for third time

12 Apr 2020

Mi A3's Android 10 update rolled back for third time

Xiaomi is struggling to release a stable Android 10 update for its Mi A3 smartphone. The company has once again rolled back the new update after major bugs came to light. Notably, the concerned software has been withdrawn twice before as well.

Now, Google has a special Braille keyboard for Android

10 Apr 2020

Now, Google has a special Braille keyboard for Android

In a bid to simplify smartphone typing for those who are blind or are suffering from some kind of visual impairment, Google has launched a new Braille keyboard.

Xiaomi launches a new fitness band at just Rs. 1,000

04 Apr 2020

Xiaomi launches a new fitness band at just Rs. 1,000

As the latest addition to its range of wearables, Xiaomi has launched a new Redmi Band in China.

D2h Stream Android set-top box, Alexa-enabled Magic Stick launched

15 Mar 2020

D2h Stream Android set-top box, Alexa-enabled Magic Stick launched

Rivaling Airtel and Tata Sky, Dish TV-owned D2h has launched its own Android-based D2h Stream set-top box in India. The STB aims to bring satellite TV and OTT content to your TV along with all the Android TV OS goodies.

Ather 450X e-scooter launched in India at Rs. 99,000

28 Jan 2020

Ather 450X e-scooter launched in India at Rs. 99,000

Ather Energy, a Bengaluru-based EV start-up, has launched the new Ather 450X e-scooter in India at Rs. 99,000 (ex-showroom).

Motorola is readying a smartphone with built-in stylus, suggests render

26 Jan 2020

Motorola is readying a smartphone with built-in stylus, suggests render

Motorola is working on expanding its product lineup with a new smartphone. Reputed tipster Evan Blass has shared a render of this unnamed handset, revealing some of its key design details.

Nearby Sharing, Google's challenger for Apple AirDrop, seen in action

25 Jan 2020

Nearby Sharing, Google's challenger for Apple AirDrop, seen in action

Apple AirDrop is a real treat, and very soon, perhaps in a matter of months, Google will have its own native solution to beat that.

Flipkart's 'Qualcomm Snapdragon Days' Sale: Check out the top deals

29 Dec 2019

Flipkart's 'Qualcomm Snapdragon Days' Sale: Check out the top deals

Flipkart's "Qualcomm Snapdragon Days" sale is currently live with attractive deals available on popular Snapdragon-powered smartphones.

These Nokia smartphones have become cheaper in India

18 Nov 2019

These Nokia smartphones have become cheaper in India

If you're planning to buy a new premium smartphone that offers pure Android experience, then this might be a good time.

Watch out! Your phone can be hacked via NFC beaming

06 Nov 2019

Watch out! Your phone can be hacked via NFC beaming

Just like Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, near-field communication, aka NFC, has grown to become a commonality on modern-day smartphones.

Huawei Mate X launched in China, price starts at $2,400

24 Oct 2019

Huawei Mate X launched in China, price starts at $2,400

After a lot of delay, Chinese tech giant Huawei has finally launched the Mate X in its home country.

These latest smartphones are now available for purchase

12 Oct 2019

These latest smartphones are now available for purchase

From flagship OnePlus 7T Pro, camera-centric Motorola One Macro, budget powerhouse Redmi 8, to mid-ranger Nokia 6.2, we saw some of the brilliant smartphone launches this week.

Amazon, Flipkart sale: Top deals on 55-inch 4K Android TVs

29 Sep 2019

Amazon, Flipkart sale: Top deals on 55-inch 4K Android TVs

With festive season just around the corner, Amazon and Flipkart have kicked off the Great Indian Festival and The Big Billion Days sales, respectively.

Flipkart, Amazon festive season sale: Top deals on smartphones

26 Sep 2019

Flipkart, Amazon festive season sale: Top deals on smartphones

With the festive season just around the corner, e-commerce giants Amazon and Flipkart are all set to kick off Great Indian Festival and The Big Billion Days festive season sales, respectively, from September 29.

Realme announces Android 10 update plan for these smartphones

16 Sep 2019

Realme announces Android 10 update plan for these smartphones

Realme has announced the list of smartphones that are first in line to receive the latest Android 10 update, the next iteration of Google's mobile operating system.

Best Smart TVs you can buy under Rs. 1 lakh

26 Jul 2019

Best Smart TVs you can buy under Rs. 1 lakh

Modern TVs are all about high-quality displays, room-filling audio capabilities, faster processors, and of course, the latest software. Since there are so many options out there, it's hard to pick the right one.

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.

This could be Huawei's replacement for Android OS

30 May 2019

This could be Huawei's replacement for Android OS

Ever since the US barred Huawei from trading with American companies, things have been falling apart for the Chinese giant.

Samsung Galaxy Fold issues fixed, likely to release next month

19 May 2019

Samsung Galaxy Fold issues fixed, likely to release next month

After indefinitely delaying the release of Galaxy Fold due to reported display issues, Samsung has said that it will finally be announcing the new release date for its foldable phone next month.

Galaxy Fold's launch 'will not be too late': Samsung

10 May 2019

Galaxy Fold's launch 'will not be too late': Samsung

Samsung is working to announce a revised launch plan for its Galaxy Fold, according to Samsung's mobile chief DJ Koh.

Samsung further delays Galaxy Fold's release, pre-orders to be refunded

07 May 2019

Samsung further delays Galaxy Fold's release, pre-orders to be refunded

Days after delaying the release of Galaxy Fold, Samsung has now started accepting cancellation of pre-orders for its foldable phone.

Samsung admits display issues with Galaxy Fold, delays release indefinitely

24 Apr 2019

Samsung admits display issues with Galaxy Fold, delays release indefinitely

Just days after several reviewers reported display breaking issues on the Galaxy Fold, Samsung has officially postponed the release of its $2,000 worth foldable phone.

Amid display issue reports, Samsung delays Galaxy Fold's China launch

22 Apr 2019

Amid display issue reports, Samsung delays Galaxy Fold's China launch

Reportedly, Samsung has postponed the launch of its Galaxy Fold scheduled for this week in Hong Kong and Shanghai, without giving details on reasons for rescheduling.

Samsung Galaxy Fold to launch in China on April 16

14 Apr 2019

Samsung Galaxy Fold to launch in China on April 16

Samsung is gearing to launch its first-ever foldable phone, the Galaxy Fold, in global markets.

Is Android Q copying Apple's 3D Touch-like functionality

09 Apr 2019

Is Android Q copying Apple's 3D Touch-like functionality

Android Q, Google's upcoming mobile OS, is tipped to offer many new features including a system-wide dark mode, privacy controls, and advanced app permissions, among others.

Samsung's $2,000 worth Galaxy Fold gets disappointing scores on Geekbench

24 Mar 2019

Samsung's $2,000 worth Galaxy Fold gets disappointing scores on Geekbench

Samsung's most-expensive smartphone till date, the Galaxy Fold, has been spotted on Geekbench.

Samsung Galaxy Fold will launch in India, confirms CEO

08 Mar 2019

Samsung Galaxy Fold will launch in India, confirms CEO

Galaxy Fold, Samsung's first-ever foldable phone, will launch in India as well, according to DJ Koh, President and CEO of IT & Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics.

Samsung's foldable phone launched at $1,980: Here's everything to know

21 Feb 2019

Samsung's foldable phone launched at $1,980: Here's everything to know

At its Unpacked event in San Francisco, Samsung has officially launched its foldable phone amid a lot of fanfare.

Android Q: Everything you need to know about it

03 Feb 2019

Android Q: Everything you need to know about it

Just as Android Pie continues to reach more devices, Google is baking the next flavor of its mobile OS - Android 10 Q.

Paralyzed people text, stream music with their thoughts: See how

24 Nov 2018

Paralyzed people text, stream music with their thoughts: See how

A few weeks back, we reported that Samsung is working on a system to help disabled individuals operate televisions with their brains.

Samsung unveils two-screened foldable phone: Details here

08 Nov 2018

Samsung unveils two-screened foldable phone: Details here

After a long wait, Samsung has finally given a glimpse of its much-hyped foldable smartphone.

#HappyBirthdayGoogle: 20 years on, Google continues to change lives

27 Sep 2018

#HappyBirthdayGoogle: 20 years on, Google continues to change lives

From a simple search engine to being a multi-billion dollar conglomerate, Google has come a long way by leveraging cutting-edge technology, and innovating at every step.

Sony to release Android Pie update for these Xperia smartphones

18 Aug 2018

Sony to release Android Pie update for these Xperia smartphones

Google's latest mobile Operating System, the Android Pie, has been officially launched.

Android P is releasing on August 20, suggests trusted tipster

05 Aug 2018

Android P is releasing on August 20, suggests trusted tipster

There have been quite a few leaks and rumors about the release of Google's latest Android OS, the Android P.

Xiaomi introduces new feature phones, should Jio be worried?

04 Aug 2018

Xiaomi introduces new feature phones, should Jio be worried?

As part of a crowdfunding initiative, Xiaomi has launched two new feature phones in China.