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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones to Be Disabled in Recall Effort

Samsung announced Friday it would disable its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in the US market to force remaining owners to stop using the devices, which were recalled for safety reasons. The South Korean electronics giant, the world’s biggest smartphone vendor, said 93 percent of Galaxy Note 7 phones in the United States had been returned to the company after its ... Read More »

Apple Loses Court Case in Denmark Over Refurbished Phones

Apple Inc. has violated a consumer law in Denmark by giving a customer a refurbished iPhone with used components in replacement for his new one that wasn’t working properly, a Danish court ruled. The Glostrup City Court says consumer David Lysgaard “had a legitimate expectation” to receive a new product, adding the replacement smartphone “can’t be qualified as a brand ... Read More »

Pansonic Eluga Prim Launched in India: Price, Specifications, and More

Panasonic has launched a new Eluga-series smartphone, the Eluga Prim, priced at Rs. 10,290. The company has confirmed that the new Eluga smartphone will be available via offline retailers across India. The biggest highlight of the Eluga Prim is it features 4G LTE as well as voice over LTE (VoLTE), which means it will allow voice calls over mobile data ... Read More »

iPhone 7s, iPhone 7s Plus to Launch in Red Casing Next Year: Report

This year, Apple introduced the Black and Jet Black colour options with the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plussmartphones. Now, a fresh report claims that the successors will bring in another new option – Red. Macotakara reports that the successors next year will add a Red colour variant into the already existing options of – Gold, Rose Gold, Silver, Black, ... Read More »

Bluetooth 5 Officially Released, Will Come to Devices in a Few Months

Bluetooth is the quintessential wireless standard for electronics to communicate with each other across small distances in a power-efficient way. Everything from smartwatches to wireless speakers and Internet of Things (IoT) products like smart locks, rely on this standard. The last version of this standard is Bluetooth 4.2, which was released in 2014. Today, the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) that ... Read More »

iOS Sees Strongest Growth Rate in 2 Years Thanks to iPhone 7 Sales: Kantar

The latest OS sales data figures from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech reveals that iOS adoption has seen a boost in three months ending October, all thanks to the sales of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Japan currently holds the top spot where iOS holds the greatest share at 51.7 percent of smartphone sales, followed by 44 percent in Great ... Read More »

Moto M Set to Launch in India: Expected Price, Specifications, and More

Moto M, the metal-clad smartphone that was unveiled last month in China, will be launched in India on Tuesday. Lenovo, the parent company of Motorola, has started sending out media invites for an event on Tuesday where the company will hold the Moto M India launch. The company had earlier teased the launch of the smartphone’s India launch, but has ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Blue Coral Variant Now Available in India; Black Pearl Colour Variant Launched

After the Blue Coral variant launched last month, Samsung has announced a new colour option for its successful Galaxy S7 Edge smartphone. The company has introduced the brand new Black Pearl variants – giving its customers a total of seven colour variants to choose from. After initially launching it in select markets, Samsung has now introduced the Blue Coral variant ... Read More »

Alcatel Idol 4 With VR Headset Launched in India at Rs. 16,999: Release Date, Specifications, and More

The Alcatel Idol 4 smartphone, unveiled alongside the Idol 4s at the pre-MWC 2016 event earlier this year, has been launched in India at Rs. 16,999. Alcatel Idol 4 will be available exclusively via Flipkart starting 2pm IST on Thursday. The new Alcatel Idol smartphone has been made available by the company in Dark Grey, Metal Silver, and Gold colour ... Read More »

iPhone Continues to Top Flickr’s Most Popular Camera Chart in 2016

Flickr has released its annual data report revealing which camera was used the most to upload photos to its platform. Not breaking tradition, Apple’s iPhone still rules the top spot; in fact 8 out of 10 cameras used to upload photos wa an iPhone. The data reveals that almost 47 percent of people used an Apple device to share images ... Read More »