Tag Archives: 2016

BlackBerry’s Second Android Phone Tipped to Launch at MWC 2016

BlackBerry’s second Android-based smartphone may launch at MWC 2016 next week in Barcelona, according to a new report. The company in December had hinted at another Android phone launch in 2016. The new report adds that BlackBerry’s purported second Android smartphone, said to be codenamed “Vienna”, will be priced lower than the Priv smartphone. No date for the launch has ... Read More »

Archos Diamond 2 Note, Diamond 2 Plus Launched Ahead of MWC 2016

Archos days ahead of MWC 2016 has launched two new smartphones namely the Diamond 2 Note and the Diamond 2 Plus. The company will be displaying the handsets along with new tablets at the trade show. While the Diamond 2 Note will be priced at $279 (roughly Rs. 19,200), the Diamond 2 Plus will cost $229 (roughly Rs. 15,700). Both ... Read More »

2016 Kawasaki Versys 650 Review

The new Kawasaki Versys 650 is finally here – a bike many enthusiasts have been waiting for. First, let’s get down to what the Versys 650 is – it’s actually a sports tourer, for long hours in the saddle, covering long distances across the country and with the agility to keep you suitably entertained the moment you hit some twisty ... Read More »

2016 Ducati Multistrada 1200S: First Ride Review

Ducati developed the Multistrada over a decade ago, apparently in a bid to answer a question a growing number of superbike-riding Ducatisti were asking – “what Ducati should I buy next?” The result is the Multistrada, a bike with touring ability and sportbike-like performance. The 2016 version – the one we are riding – gets even more tech and an ... Read More »

Although we are just few days away from the launch of the LG G5 smartphone, the leaks and rumours still continue to pour in and the latest is a big one – finally giving credence to the reports of the smartphone being modular. A new leaked image has surfaced online indicating that the G5 will support modules it can be ... Read More »

Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition Launched Ahead of MWC 2016

Meizu and Canonical have teamed up once again, and launched their second Ubuntu smartphone – the Meizu Pro 5 Ubuntu Edition. Canonical says the smartphone price and other availability details will be revealed at the upcoming MWC 2016. It will be up for pre-orders during the trade show. Canonical and Meizu have collaborated before for the Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition. ... Read More »

Car Sales Get Off to a Slow Start in 2016

New Delhi: Domestic car sales in 2016 began on a subdued note, with market leader Maruti Suzuki posting a marginal increase in January and the likes of Hyundai, Ford and Mahindra & Mahindra reporting a single-digit growth. The home-grown auto major Tata Motors and Honda Cars India saw their domestic sales dip in January even as the industry tries to ... Read More »

PlayStation VR Release Date Will Be In Late 2016: GameStop CEO

Virtual Reality (VR) head-mounted displays from Facebook’s Oculus, HTC, and Sony expected to hit retail shelves the world over this year. The Oculus Rift will ship on March 28 to eager customers who have pre-ordered while the HTC Vive will start taking pre-orders from February 29 with an April 2016 release window. Sony has been tightlipped on its launch plans ... Read More »

The Moto X Force Shouldn’t Exist in 2016

A smartphone screen cracks every 2 seconds. That may not sound like a very frequent occurrence given the number of smartphones in the world, but it all adds up pretty quickly. Many reading this will have a personal anecdote of breaking their smartphone’s display, or will probably know a close friend or someone in the family who’s experienced the same. ... Read More »

LG K8 Gets Listed on Company Site Ahead of MWC 2016 Launch

LG last month had confirmed that it will debut more smartphones in its K-Series, and thus far, had only unveiled the LG K4, LG K7, and LG K10 smartphones. The K8 has now been spotted on a company listing page, while the K5 is still awaited. Now, a company listing from Hungary confirms innards of the LG K8 smartphone which ... Read More »