Tag Archives: Company

iBall Andi 5.5H Weber 4G, Andi 5Q Gold 4G Get Listed on Company Site

iBall appears set to launch two new handsets in India, the Andi 5.5H Weber 4G and the Andi 5Q Gold 4G. Although the smartphones are listed on the company website with images and specifications, their prices have not yet been mentioned. According to the listing, the iBall Andi 5.5H Weber 4G supports dual-SIM dual-4G standby functionality and runs Android 5.1 ... Read More »

Apple Lawyer Says US DoJ Attempting to ‘Smear’ Company

Apple accused the US Justice Department on Thursday of trying to “smear” the company by trafficking in “desperate” and “unsubstantiated” claims in its ongoing quest to force the company to help unlock an encrypted iPhone linked to one of the San Bernardino, California shooters. “The tone of the brief reads like an indictment,” Apple General Counsel Bruce Sewell told reporters ... Read More »

Minda Zooms Over 18% as Company Buys Lighting Business of Spain’s Rinder

Mumbai: Shares of auto components maker Minda Industries soared by over 18 per cent today as the company acquired Spain-based Rinder Group’s global automotive lighting business for 20 million euros (over Rs. 145 crore). The stock zoomed 18.44 per cent to Rs. 998.75 on BSE. At NSE, shares of the company spurted by 17.71 per cent to Rs. 992. The ... Read More »

Company iPhone Users May Soon Be Constantly Reminded About Supervision

An upcoming iOS update could bring a feature that would inform users if their iPhone handsets are under company supervision. The iPhone maker has been spotted testing the feature in the latest beta of iOS 9.3. According to Reddit user MaGNeTiX, the latest beta of iOS 9.3 reminds people if their Internet traffic and location is being monitored by their ... Read More »

Apple Ready for Encryption ‘Conversation’, Says Company Lawyer

Apple wants a “conversation” to help settle a standoff with US law enforcement over accessing an encrypted iPhone, according to testimony prepared for a congressional hearing. In a statement prepared for the Tuesday hearing, Apple general counsel Bruce Sewell said the public should understand that “encryption is a good thing, a necessary thing” even if it makes the work of ... Read More »

Rs. 251 Smartphone Bookings Stopped as Company Servers are ‘Overloaded’

Planning to buy the Rs. 251 smartphone? You might have missed your chance. The world’s cheapest smartphone went on sale this morning via freedom251.com but people were already having problems booking the phone. Now however, the option to buy the phone seems to have disappeared completely, as the company claims that its servers have been overloaded. When you visit the ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Officially Launched; No Government Involvement, Confirms Company

At an event presided by BJP MP Dr. Murli Manohar Joshi in New Delhi on Wednesday evening, India’s Rs. 251 smartphone the Ringing Bell Freedom 251 was officially launched. The themes of Digital India, Skill India, and Make in India were given a lot of importance at the launch event, as the potential use cases of the phone to empower ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7’s First ‘Unboxing Videos’ Released by Company

Samsung, days ahead of its Galaxy S7 launch at its pre-MWC 2016 event, has rolled out two teaser videos as a part of its “Seven Days of Unboxing” campaign. While the first video shows a child unboxing the flagship smartphone, interestingly the second shows a llama unboxing the handset. Both the child and the llama are then asked to paint ... 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 »

Runkeeper Acquired by Japanese Sportswear Company Asics

Sportswear companies continue to show interest in fitness-tracking apps. The latest testament of this comes from Japanese trainer manufacturer Asics, which announced on Friday that it has acquired FitnessKeeper, the maker of popular health-centric app Runkeeper. Neither company disclosed the financial details of the deal. Runkeeper app is available for iPhone and Android, and is used by over 33 million ... Read More »