Tag Archives: Smartphones

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 »

Windows 10 Mobile Rollout for Lumia Smartphones Beginning This Month: Report

Microsoft could begin rolling out Windows 10 Mobile software update to a range of Lumia smartphones including the affordable Lumia 520 later this month. An internal email has allegedly laid bare on the company’s plan. Roughly three months after the company was originally supposed to begin updating select Windows Phone 8.1 smartphones to Windows 10 Mobiles, VentureBeat, citing an email ... Read More »

Oppo R9, R9 Plus Camera-Focused Smartphones Set to Launch on March 17

Oppo since last week has been teasing the Oppo R9 and the Oppo R9 Plus camera-focused smartphones in China. It has also been posting teasers on its Weibo account touting the handsets’ VOOC fast charging. However, it has finally posted an image confirming when it will be launching the duo. The Chinese tech firm, as expected before, will be launching ... Read More »

mPhone ‘Mango’ Smartphones Launch Controversy: Everything You Need to Know

As the Make in India and Digital India movements announced by the Prime Minister accelerate, all eyes are on Indian firms and entrepreneurs to see what they can achieve in the new, more conducive environment. The Union Budget this year further set the stage for incentivising startups in the country. It is in this scenario that mPhone Electronics and Technologies ... Read More »

Motorola Smartphones Available With ‘Inaugural’ Discounts on Amazon India

Motorola India shortly after making the Moto X Force, Moto G (Gen 3), and Moto G Turbo Edition available via Amazon India has now brought more devices to the e-commerce retailer. The Moto E (Gen 2) 4G and new Moto 360 smartwatch will now be also available via Amazon India, which is now providing inaugural offers on all the devices ... Read More »

Twitter’s Fabric App to Help Monitor App Crashes on Smartphones

After five months of development, micro-blogging website Twitter has launched an app for its Fabric mobile development toolkit so that developers can address various issues related to their app including sudden crash through smartphones. Fabric is a tool that developers use to keep constant pulse on their apps once out in the wild and helps them track crashes or user ... Read More »

Asus Details Which Smartphones Will Get Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update

Fret not, Asus hasn’t forgotten about the software version on your smartphone. The Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer promises that it will release Android 6.0 Marshmallow to a range of smartphones in its lineup starting April. Amid concerns from users, Asus said that it will be rolling out the latest and greatest version of Google’s mobile operating system to a range of ... Read More »

Lyf Flame 1, Lyf Wind 6 Dual-SIM 4G Smartphones Launched in India

Reliance Digital earlier this month listed its entry-level Lyf-branded smartphone, the Flame 1, on its website. The company on Sunday officially launched the smartphone along with a new Lyf Wind 6 (seen above) smartphone as well. While the Lyf Flame 1 is priced at Rs. 6,490, the Lyf Wind 6 costs Rs. 7,090 at the Reliance Digital website. The handsets ... Read More »

Samsung Begins Mass Production of 256GB UFS 2.0 Storage for Smartphones

With the advent of cloud services and an increasingly improving infrastructure, we will one day be able to store and handle all our files on the cloud. But for now, storing files on your phones is the right way to go about it. Samsung realises that, and this week it announced that it is now mass producing industry’s first 256GB ... Read More »

Zopo Speed 7C, Speed 8 Dual-SIM Android Smartphones Launched at MWC 2016

Zopo has launched two new Speed-series smartphones at the ongoing MWC trade show in Barcelona, Spain. Dubbed Zopo Speed 7C and Zopo Speed 8, the company has so far not revealed details about the availability and pricing. Zopo boasts the Speed 8 is the first smartphone featuring the deca-core Helio X20 MediaTek SoC, and of the fact it also runs ... Read More »