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Apple Sees Solid Support in iPhone Encryption Fight: Poll

Nearly half of Americans support Apple Inc’s decision to oppose a federal court order demanding that it unlock a smartphone used by San Bernardino shooter Rizwan Farook, according to a national online Reuters/Ipsos poll. Forty-six percent of respondents said they agreed with Apple’s position, 35 percent said they disagreed and 20 percent said they did not know, according to poll ... Read More »

Xolo Era X With 4G Support, 5-Inch Display Launched at Rs. 5,777

Xolo on Wednesday launched its Xolo Era X smartphone in India, priced at Rs. 5,777. The smartphone is already available to buy exclusively from Amazon India. The Xolo Era X is a dual-SIM (4G+4G) supporting smartphone running Android 5.1 Lollipop, which the company claims is upgradeable to Android 6.0 Marshmallow – we’d not hold our breath for the update though. ... Read More »

Intex Aqua Ace Mini With 2GB of RAM, 4G Support Launched at Rs. 7,799

Intex has launched a new smartphone on Friday – the Aqua Ace Mini – priced at Rs. 7,799. The smartphone is now listed on the company website with no details about the availability. We can expect the smartphone to be available in the market soon. The dual-SIM Intex Aqua Ace Mini runs Android 5.1 Lollipop, and features a 5-inch HD ... Read More »

Facebook, Twitter Support Apple on Encryption Dispute With FBI

Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc, two of Silicon Valley’s most powerful companies, on Thursday backed Apple’s refusal to help the FBI break into an iPhone used by a shooter in the San Bernardino attack, saying that complying would set a dangerous precedent for privacy. It took two days, but the companies’ entry solidifies a small but powerful band of tech ... Read More »

Gold Dips on Higher Stocks; Fed Minutes Offer Some Support

Singapore: Gold eased on Thursday following a bounce in equities, but losses were cushioned by overnight gains that helped the metal snap a three-day losing streak on bets the Federal Reserve could slow the pace of U.S. interest rate hikes. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold had fallen 0.2 percent to $1,206.99 an ounce by 0034 GMT, after gaining 0.7 percent on ... Read More »

US Crude Climbs Further on Iran Support for Oil Output Cap

Singapore: U.S. crude futures rose as much as 3 percent in early Asian trade on Thursday after Iran backed plans by Russia and Saudi Arabia to cap crude oil production at January levels, extending steep gains in the previous session. U.S. crude jumped $1.06 shortly after Asian markets opened, and was trading up 77 cents at $31.43 a barrel as ... Read More »

Swipe Konnect 5.1 With 3G Support, 3000mAh Battery Launched at Rs. 3,999

Swipe Technologies has launched its Konnect 5.1 smartphone priced at Rs. 3,999. The smartphone is now available online exclusively via Snapdeal. The biggest highlight of the Swipe Konnect 5.1 smartphone is it packs a large 3000mAh battery, which is a highlight at this price point. It is available in a Sandstone Black colour variant, referring to the roughened texture of ... Read More »

Kanye West Announces Video Game; No Man’s Sky Creator Tweets His Support

Kim Kardashian and Katy Perry already have video games based on them, and it seems that Kanye West is doesn’t want to be left behind. West’s game is called Only One and it’s based on his song by the same name. At the launch of his new album, The Life of Pablo, he unveiled a trailer for the video game ... Read More »

Instagram’s Multiple Account Support Brings Privacy Bug to Android

Instagram last week began the rollout of multiple account support, which it has been testing since November last year. The feature is now said to face a major bug, one that lets people access other user’s Instagram notifications. The bug is restricted to the Android app only for now. It is said that if two users are for instance accessing ... Read More »

DoT May Make It Mandatory for Mobiles to Support Local Languages

The Department of Telecom (DoT) is likely to come out with regulations in 3-4 months that will make it mandatory for mobile phones to support Hindi and at least one regional language. The move is aimed at making users communicate in local languages and access government services like e-payment through mobile phones. “Three months down the line, there will be ... Read More »