Monthly Archives: June 2018

Jio Oppo Monsoon Offer: Jio’s New Offer Gives Users Benefits Worth Up to Rs. 4,900

Jio has announced a new offer for those buying an Oppo smartphone. Under the brand new Jio Oppo Monsoon offer, the telco is offering benefits worth “up to Rs. 4,900” though you may have to wait a long, long time for most of those benefits to get realised. The offer is being extended to both new and existing

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Microsoft Working on Dual-Display ‘Pocketable’ Surface Device for 2018 Release: Report

Photo Credit: Twitter/ David Breyer Details of Microsoft’s secret Surface device codenamed Andromeda that it reportedly plans to release in 2018, have been spotted in a leaked internal document, suggesting it may come with a dual-display design, the media said. The “pocketable Surface device” that has appeared multiple times in patents is something the company

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Vivo Nex Pop-Up Camera Bug Makes It Elevate When Not Required: Report

Vivo’s Nex range of smartphones, including the Nex A and Nex S, are the first ones in the world to launch with an elevating or pop-up selfie camera. With a near-bezel-free display, without a display notch, the selfie camera is hidden and emerges only when required. But, as per a video spotted online, that’s not

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Mobiistar Is Here to Change What You Expect From a Budget Smartphone

Mobiistar was established back in 2009 in Vietnam with a vision to offer a great user experience to smartphone users. After becoming one of the top smartphone brands in Vietnam, the company started expanding to other countries in South East Asia and the GCC region.  The company’s goal is to help increase mobile phone adoption

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Xiaomi Mi A1 Finally Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo Update; Known Bug Wipes SMS Messages on Install

Xiaomi Mi A1, the Chinese phone maker’s one and only Android One-based smartphone, has finally started receiving its Android 8.1 Oreo software update, and it includes the June Android security patch. While the update is rolling out over-the-air (OTA), users can also flash the Fastboot ROM. Notably however, the update is rolling out with a

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Reliance Industries Acquires US-Based Telecom Solutions Provider Radisys

Radisys Corporation, an open telecom solutions provider, and Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), have entered into a definitive agreement under which RIL will acquire Radisys for $1.72 (roughly Rs. 117) per share in cash, a joint-statement said here on Saturday. According to sources, RIL picked up 100 per cent stake in Radisys for $74 million (roughly Rs.

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OnePlus 6 Red Colour Variant Launch Teased for July 2

OnePlus 6 was launched to the world back in May this year in Mirror Black and Midnight Black colour options, followed by a Marvel Avengers Limited Edition variant as well as a Silk White Limited Edition model. But, it seems, the Chinese phone maker has plans to launch yet another colour variant in a shade

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Man Arrested for Threatening to Kill US FCC Chairman’s Family

A California man who told investigators he was upset about the repeal of net neutrality rules was arrested Friday and is accused of threatening to kill Federal Communication Commission Chariman Ajit Pai’s family, authorities said. Markara Man, 33, of Norwalk told investigators that he sent three emails to Pai in December 2017 because he was

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Moto E5 Plus India Launch Set for July, Moto E5 May Arrive at Later Date

After a couple of battery-related video teasers over the past week, Motorola India has now gone ahead and confirmed the upcoming launch of the Moto E5 Plus in the country next month. To recall, the Lenovo-owned smartphone manufacturer had refreshed its Moto G and Moto E series – namely, the Moto G6, Moto G6 Play,

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IGTV: Can Instagram’s New App Help It Stream Past YouTube?

What would you do if YouTube disappeared today? Hypothetically, say YouTube fell off right now, where would you be? The fact that this question troubles viewers and creators alike is enough to highlight that there is no real alternative to YouTube on the Internet right now. But now, Instagram is coming after YouTube and it

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