Tag Archives: Comes

What Matters When It Comes To Advertising: Connections Outpace Budget

Toni Fitzgerald Contributor Media I cover the business of television An outtake from one of three ads produced by Sandwich Video for a study by Wistia.Wistia Do you need to spend more on an advertisement for it to be effective? At a time when TV networks have become more saturated with commercials than ever before, this seems like a salient ... Read More »

5 Elements Many Retailers Miss When It Comes To Marketing

Shutterstock Nearly every retailer has a marketing strategy, but they’re not always as effective as we’d like. According toEconsultancy, only 22 percent of businesses were satisfied with their conversion rates in 2016. Striking a balance between working on your business and working in your business can be tough. When you get dragged into the day-to-day tasks, it’s easy to miss the bigger picture, causing your ... Read More »

Jio Phone Has No WhatsApp Support, Comes With 500MB Daily 4G Data Limit

HIGHLIGHTS Reliance Jio announced its Jio Phone feature phone on Friday The unlimited data has a 500MB daily limit for high-speed access Jio Phone does not support WhatsApp ‘at the moment’ The Reliance Jio feature phone, which was unveiled on Friday as the JioPhone aims to bridge the digital divide between the haves with smartphones, and the have nots who tote feature phones. With ... Read More »

iPhone 8 May Not Be as Fast as Rivals When It Comes to LTE Speeds: Here’s Why

Verizon, AT&T and the rest of the US wireless industry have a big boast for this year’s crop of smartphones: thanks to network upgrades, devices will be able to download as much as a gigabit of data in a single second – speeds 100 times faster than before. But that won’t be the case for Apple’s newest iPhones, devices to ... Read More »

Google Pixel Is the First Google-Branded Phone, Comes With Google Assistant

At an event in San Francisco on Tuesday, Google unveiled the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL, first Google-branded smartphones. As we’d reported in August, India is one of the launch markets for the phone, with Google Pixel price in India to start at Rs. 57,000, with pre-orders set to begin October 13. The phone will be available from Flipkart, ... Read More »

This New Android Phone Comes With Physical Call and Message Buttons

Japanese handset maker Sharp, after unveiling the country’s first Android One phone, has now unveiled a new smartphone featuring physical call, home, and message buttons. This is the first known Android 6.0 Marshmallow running smartphone sporting physical buttons for call and message. The physical buttons allow quick access to phone’s dialler and messages. The Sharp Basio 2 (SHV36) smartphone will ... Read More »

When your child comes out of the closet

It may come as a schock, but here’s how parents should handle the situation For 62-year-old Nandini Ramnath, an e-mail from her son settled in the US three years ago came as a huge shock. He had confessed that he was attracted to men. As he was tired of hiding his fact, he finally decided to come out in the ... Read More »

HTC 10 Comes With Apple AirPlay Support, New Ice View Case

HTC launched its much-awaited HTC 10 smartphone and HTC 10 Lifestyle variant on Tuesday. Notably, both the HTC 10 and HTC 10 Lifestyle come with native Apple AirPlay support – something not commonly seen in Android smartphones. In addition, the firm has replaced its popular Dot View cases with the Ice View cases. Engadget cites the company to confirm that ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Reportedly Comes Under Telecom Ministry’s Scanner

The telecom ministry has done an internal assessment on viability of the handset ‘Freedom251’, being touted as the world’s cheapest smartphone at Rs. 251 (less than $4), and found such a device cannot be offered for less than Rs. 2,300-2,400, say informed sources. “An internal assessment was done by the telecom ministry from the day the phone was launched. Officials ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Maker Ringing Bells Comes Under Excise, IT Department Scanners

Ringing Bells, makers of the world’s cheapest smartphone, has come under the scanner of excise and income tax departments as debates around the feasibility of offering a Rs. 251 handset rages on. According to the sources, the IT Department is looking into the financial structure of the Noida-based company and have obtained documents, including those from the Registrar of Companies ... Read More »