Category Archives: Tablets

Amazon Launches Waterproof Kindle Paperwhite at Rs. 12,999

Amazon has unveiled a new waterproof Kindle Paperwhite, which is up for pre-orders in India starting at Rs. 12,999. The new Kindle Paperwhite is going to be available from November 14. The Kindle Paperwhite is rated at IPX8, which means it can be immersed in up to two metres of water for up to 60

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2018 iPad Pro Lineup Allegedly Spotted on MIIT Database, Apple 12X SoC Rumoured

Apple is expected to unveil the 2018 iPad Pro models at an event later this month While Apple is yet to make a confirmation around its next-generation iPad Pro models, an MIIT certification has now allegedly been spotted that reveals the development. The certification also hints at the new Apple Pencil version that was previously

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iOS 12 Is Now Running on 50 Percent of All Active iOS Devices: Apple

Just days after it was reported that iOS 12 was running on over 47 percent of devices shortly after its formal debut, Apple has now confirmed that as many as 50 percent of active devices are using the latest iOS version. The company has also posted that 53 percent of devices it introduced in the

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India to Raise Import Tariffs on Electronic and Communication Items

India said on Thursday it will raise import tariffs on several electronic items and communication devices, in another move to rein in imports and bolster a falling rupee. The tariff hike, the second such move by India in a two week span, was announced late on Thursday by New Delhi as it attempts to raise

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Foxconn’s September Revenue Jumps, Buoys Hopes for Solid Sales at Apple

Taiwan’s Foxconn, a key Apple supplier, reported a 30 percent jump in September revenue on Thursday, boosting expectations for solid product sales for the American tech giant even as US-China trade war escalates. Apple’s products, largely manufactured in China, have so far been spared from US import tariffs, but it could be put in the crosshairs of

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Lenovo Leads Global PC Shipments in Q3, HP Takes Second Spot: Gartner

Lenovo secured the top spot in the worldwide PC market with HP came second as the global PC shipments hit 67.2 million units in the third quarter of 2018 – a 0.1 per cent increase from the third quarter last year, research company Gartner said on Thursday. Lenovo registered a growth of 10.7 percent, driven by

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Windows 10 October 2018 Update Bugs Fixed, Says Microsoft, Rollout Restarts

Microsoft on Wednesday said it has identified and fixed all known issues in the Windows 10 October 2018 update and has begun re-releasing the key update. After some users complained that installing the Windows 10 October update has been wiping off their data, Microsoft last week put a halt to the availability of the update

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Google Appeals Record EUR 4.3 Billion EU Fine Over Android

Google on Tuesday appealed the biggest ever anti-trust fine by the EU, which imposed an EUR 4.34 billion ($5 billion or roughly Rs. 37,100 crores) penalty on the US tech giant for illegally abusing the dominance of its operating system for mobile devices. In an email to AFP, Google spokesman Al Verney confirmed that “we have

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Google Pixel Slate Chrome OS Tablet With Detachable Keyboard Launched

At its annual Made By Google event, the tech giant has launched the Pixel Slate tablet alongside the new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones. The convertible Pixel Slate is the first tablet from Google in three years, and its big USP is that it can be switched from a tablet to a laptop

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Qualcomm Adds Two New Members to Its Board

Qualcomm said on Tuesday it named Martin Anstice, chief executive officer of chip gear maker Lam Research Corp, and Irene Rosenfeld, former chairman and CEO of US snack foods company Mondelez International, to its board. Their appointments will expand the size of the board to 14 and comes at a time when the US smartphone chipmaker has been

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