Apple makes software changes to avoid iPhone ban in China

Thursday, 20 December 2018 11:31
Apple has made small changes to its software for iPhones to avoid a ban on their sales in China. A Chinese court had earlier banned the sale and import of most iPhone models after granting Qualcomm an injunction against Apple.…

Garmin unveils rugged GPS-enabled smartwatch in India

Wednesday, 19 December 2018 19:32
Smart wearables maker Garmin India on Wednesday launched a GPS-enabled smartwatch called Instinct for Rs 26,990. Instinct is equipped with inbuilt 3-axis compass and barometric altimeter, multiple global navigation satellite systems (GPS, GLONASS and Galileo) support — that helps track…

Chinese firm bets big on rural India, to launch AC, fridge in 2019

Wednesday, 19 December 2018 15:59
After disrupting India’s mobile phone market with brands such as itel, TECNO and Infinix, Transsion Holdings is all set to launch in 2019 its entire range of consumer durables, including televisions, air conditioners, refrigerators and washing machines, under the Syinix…

France to slap Apple, Google with new digital tax in 2019

Tuesday, 18 December 2018 17:29
With efforts to reform a European Union tax law not bringing the desired results, France is going to introduce from January 1, 2019 a digital tax on technology giants such as Google, Facebook, Apple and Amazon, the media reported. The…

Over 300 mn mobile phones to be sold in India in 2019: Study

Tuesday, 18 December 2018 16:23
Backed by robust growth in smartphone as well as smart-feature phone categories, an estimated 302 million mobile handsets will be sold in India in 2019, the highest ever in a year, says a report on Tuesday. Xiaomi is expected to…

Coolpad to launch 3 smartphones in India on Thursday

Tuesday, 18 December 2018 16:18
Chinese smartphone maker Coolpad on Tuesday said that it will launch three “Mega” series smartphones in India on Thursday. “We are pleased to share the news that Coolpad is looking forward to make a strong comeback in the Indian market…

Micromax unveils its first ‘Notch’ series smartphones

Tuesday, 18 December 2018 16:06
Micromax Informatics on Tuesday launched its first Notch series of smartphones, the Infinity N11 and Infinity N12, for Rs 8,999 and Rs 9,999 respectively. The two new smartphones come with 6.19-inch HD+ screen, 18.9:9 screen ratio, (13MP+5MP) dual rear camera…

Apple accused of making false claims about iPhone X series

Sunday, 16 December 2018 12:22
A lawsuit filed in a US court has accused Apple of making false claims about the screen sizes and pixel counts of the displays in its iPhone X series, CNET reported. The suit filed on Friday in the District Court…