Tech Updates

Sony Mobile to discontinue mid-range Xperia line up

  Telecommunications company Sony Mobile has confirmed plans to discontinue the mid-range Xperia line-up of smartphones and will only focus on flagship devices going forward. The dropped line up which the company considers “premium standard” includes models like the Xperia XZ Premium and XZs at the top end and mid-rangers like the Xperia XA1 and […]

Tech Updates

Apple’s Pitch to Indian Developers: Think Local, Stay Up to Date, and Aim for Design Awards

  HIGHLIGHTS Apple opened its App Accelerator in Bengaluru earlier this year At the App Accelerator, Apple offers guidance to developers Developers say they are happy with Apple’s efforts so far India is home to one of the largest developer communities in the world, and has been attracting the attention of several global players for […]

Mobile

Reliance Jio Lyf smartphone offers: Mobile phones prices cut up to 60 pct, now start from Rs 6,898; check top 5 offers

  Reliance Jio Lyf smartphone offers: Amid rumours that Reliance Jio is set to launch a feature phone that will cost you just Rs 500 to Rs 1500, the company has now decided to reduce the prices of already existing Reliance Jio Lyf smartphones. The new feature phone will be launched under Jio’s Lyf brand […]

Mobile

Review: HTC’s New Android Phone Struggles to Keep Up

  The good: Sharp screen, Excellent front-facing camera, Great audio The bad: Too large to hold comfortably, Battery life could be better, Second screen doesn’t improve the experience, Expensive Who should buy: Android fans who want an exceptionally large phone with a nice screen — but those who prioritize portability and battery life should look […]

News Updates

‘Total budget for education in UP is 25.4% higher’: Adityanath government refutes Rahul Gandhi’s claim

HIGHLIGHTS The Yogi Adityanath government on Sunday dismissed Rahul Gandhi’s charge of cutting down budgetary allocation for education The total budget for education in UP budget for 2017-18 is Rs 62,185.25 crore as compared to the previous budget of 2016-17 of Rs 49,607.93 crore: UP govt Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath with Finance Minister […]

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Review: LG’s New G6 Android Phone Is a Big Step Up From Last Year

  The good: Sharp screen; Compact design; Wide front facing camera; Good battery life The bad: Easily picks up fingerprint smudges, Power button and fingerprint sensor placement can feel awkward; Lacks other new features that differentiate it from other new smartphones Who should buy: Android loyalists who want more screen space in a smaller device will […]

Gadgets

LG Elec Says First Quarter Profit up 82 Percent From Year Earlier

  FILE PHOTO: Models pose for photographs with a LG electronics’ new V20 premium smartphone during its unveiling ceremony in Seoul, South Korea, September 7, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo REUTERS SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s LG Electronics Inc <066570.KS> said on Thursday its first-quarter operating profit rose 82 percent from a year earlier to its highest […]

Games

Cheap gaming: The most wallet-friendly ways to keep up with the latest games

  Trying to keep up with the latest releases can really take its toll on your wallet. Luckily, there are lots of tools and services designed to help you play the best games around without emptying your bank account. Here’s our pick of the bunch broken down by platform, with a few cross-platform options to […]

Mobile

Nokia Is Cutting Up to 200 Jobs in Finland

Nokia plans to cut up to 200 more jobs in Finland because of weak demand for its telecom network equipment. The Finnish company said on Thursday that the cuts are part of a 1.2 billion euro ($1.3 billion) global cost-savings plan which was announced after its 2016 acquisition of Franco-American rival Alcatel-Lucent. “In order to […]

Gadgets

LG’s T-Mobile G6 BOGO deal has its end date moved up

  Over the weekend, there was some confusion regarding the BOGO deal that LG was offering on the T-Mobile G6. Now that Monday is here, though, some new info has surfaced. LG today updated its T-Mobile G6 BOGO offer to end today, May 15. The offer was previously scheduled to be available until June 8. […]