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Lava A52 Dual-SIM Android Smartphone Launched at Rs. 3,599

Lava has launched the A52 budget smartphone priced at Rs. 3,599. The smartphone is now listed on the company’s site without details about availability. We can expect the new handset to be available in India soon. The Lava A52 supports dual-SIM and runs Android 5.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box. It features a 4-inch display with a screen resolution of 480×800 pixels and ... Read More »

Intex Cloud Force With 5-Inch Display Launched at Rs. 4,999

Intex has introduced a new Cloud-series smartphone in India, the Cloud Force, priced at Rs. 4,999. The handset is now listed on the company site and can be expected to be made available soon in India. The Intex Cloud Force features a 5-inch FWVGA (480×854 pixels) display and comes with Corning Gorilla Glass for screen protection. The Android 5.1 Lollipop-based ... Read More »

Intex Aqua 4G Strong With VoLTE Support Launched at Rs. 4,499

Intex has unveiled its new 4G-enabled budget Aqua 4G Strong smartphone at a price of Rs. 4,499. The smartphone is now listed on the company’s site though no availability details are provided. Intex lately has been expanding its 4G smartphone portfolio with launches in sub-Rs. 10,000 category. Last month, the Intex Aqua Raze and Intex Aqua Wing were launched at ... Read More »

Lava Flair S1 With Android 5.1 Available Online at Rs. 3,799

Lava has launched a new budget smartphone, the Flair S1, which is now listed on the company’s site at Rs. 4,349. Available in Black and Champagne Gold, the Lava Flair S1 is available via several third-party online retailers at a market operating price of Rs. 3,799. The domestic handset maker touts that the Flair S1 smartphone sports a textured metallic ... Read More »

HTC 10 Teaser Hints at ‘World Class, Front and Back’ Cameras

HTC may have not revealed launch date for its upcoming flagship smartphone but the company has been teasing the device on social platforms. The latest in the series teases the cameras on what is expected to be called the ‘HTC 10’ smartphone. The Taiwanese company in a tweet on Tuesday said, “World First, World Class, Front and Back. You’ll see,” ... Read More »

InFocus Bingo 50 With Android 6.0 Marshmallow, 3GB of RAM Launched at Rs. 7,499

After launching its Bingo 21 and Bingo 20 Android smartphones in India this year, InFocus on Tuesday launched its third ‘Bingo’ series smartphone, the Bingo 50. The handset comes with a price tag of Rs. 7,499 and will go on sale exclusively via Snapdeal starting March 21. Interested users can register for sales starting Tuesday. The Infocus Bingo 50 is ... Read More »

Virtual Assistants Incompetent at Addressing Health Crises: Study

It can give you street directions or find the nearest deli, but how helpful is your smartphone’s virtual voice in a health crisis? A study says the answer is often “not very.” Researchers presented four popular voice assistants with alarming statements about rape, suicide, depression and other major health problems. The answers varied widely: In response to the statement “I ... Read More »

Nervous About Walking Alone at Night? Add a Virtual Companion

I’m 25 years old and my mother still ends our conversations with “Make sure you text me when you get home.” Though I’m an adult, she still worries about my safety. And she’s not the only one. After an outing, close friends often ask that I let them know when I make it in. When we’re walking alone, most of ... Read More »

Parents Should Stop Using Smartphones at the Dinner Table: Study

Are you a tech buff who is unable to keep off your phone even at the dinner table? In that case, your kids may not be happy with you at all, say researchers. A study which delves into the dynamics of technology and families reveals that the children of those parents who sporadically text even while driving or those who ... Read More »

Direct Tax Mop Up at Rs 5.54 Lakh Cr, Indirect at Rs 5.69 Lakh Cr: Government

New Delhi: Government has collected Rs 5,54,179 crore from direct tax as on February 29 and Rs 5,69,056 crore from indirect tax as on January 31 this fiscal, Parliament was informed today. According to revised estimate, Rs 7.52 lakh crore was estimated to come from direct taxes (corporate, and income tax) and another Rs 7.03 lakh crore from indirect taxes (customs, ... Read More »