Xiaomi Redmi Note Launched in India for Rs.8,999, 4G Version Launching Later

Xiaomi Redmi Note Launched in India for Rs.8,999, 4G Version Launching Later

This one was long due. Xiaomi has finally launched the Redmi Note smartphone in India at Rs.8,999 (~$147). The phone will go on sale on Flipkart on December 2nd, through the usual ‘Flash Sale’. And interested people can register for the flash sale starting 6pm tomorrow (November 25th). The phone was announced back in July this year, but wasn’t launched […]

     
 
 

OnePlus One to Launch in India Soon, to be Amazon Exclusive

OnePlus One to Launch in India Soon, to be Amazon Exclusive

OnePlus, the new Chinese Android OEM is all set to launch its One smartphone in India, much like we had reported last month. And it seems that the phone will be sold exclusively online on Amazon. And before you ask, we should tell you that it will still be invite based. OnePlus has posted a contest to its forums, where […]

     
 
 

Google Contributor Program Allows You to Pay to Hide Ads on Websites

Google Contributor Program Allows You to Pay to Hide Ads on Websites

Not everybody loves ads, but that’s how almost all web publishers manage to survive and make a profit. And that’s how Google has managed to make billions of dollars so far. But now the search giant is taking a different approach with the new Google Contributor Program. So, instead of having to deal with ads, those who use Contributor will […]

     
 
 

Meizu MX4 Pro May be an iPhone 6 Clone But it Has Some Great Features

Meizu MX4 Pro May be an iPhone 6 Clone But it Has Some Great Features

Apple’s new iPhones and iPads sport a really attractive design, and it seems that the best confirmation doesn’t come from consumers, but from other companies. We’ve seen Nokia announce a few days ago their first Android tablet, the N1, which was basically an iPad Mini 3 clone and now Meizu is the next company to replicate one of Apple’s products, […]

     
 
 

No More ‘Free’ Apps on the App Store as Apple Relabels them as ‘Get’

No More ‘Free’ Apps on the App Store as Apple Relabels them as ‘Get’

Apple has made a minor, but somewhat significant change to how its apps are being displayed on the iTunes and Mac App Store. Apps that have been previously labeled as ‘FREE’ can now be downloaded by pressing on the ‘GET’ download button. As it turns out, the search-and-replace change is  related to an EU ruling which says it’s misleading to […]

     
 
 

Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Arrives to Improve Your Smartphone Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Arrives to Improve Your Smartphone Screen Protection

There are big chances that the smartphone you’re holding right now in your hand is protected by a layer of glass manufactured by Corning. And to put things in perspective, Corning says there are more than 3 billion devices out there that are using the Gorilla glass. Now the company has announced Gorilla Glass 4, their newest solution for protecting […]

     
 
 

Flic Smart Button Creates Shortcuts to Your Favorite Smartphone Actions

Flic Smart Button Creates Shortcuts to Your Favorite Smartphone Actions

We carry our smartphones around with us almost always, because they can perform so many things. But sometimes they become a real burden, especially when having to perform the same actions every day. Flic is a wireless button that creates a shortcut to your favorite actions on your phone, thus trying to reduce our non-stop dependency.  Flic creates a shortcut […]

     
 
 

Jolla Crowdfunds its First Tablet, Price Starts at $199 for Early Pledgers

Jolla Crowdfunds its First Tablet, Price Starts at $199 for Early Pledgers    

Jolla is another rising star in the tech world, having recently expanded its smartphone sales into more countries across the world, India included as well. Jolla’s Sailfish OS is considered by many as a direct successor to Nokia and Intel’s MeeGo and the N9 mobile phone, but only its software is based on the open-sourced components of MeeGo. And now […]

     
 
 

Micromax Announces a New Online Brand ‘YU’ to Counter Xiaomi’s ‘MI'; Ties up with Cyanogen for OS

Micromax Announces a New Online Brand ‘YU’ to Counter Xiaomi’s ‘MI'; Ties up with Cyanogen for OS

Micromax, the Indian smartphone OEM has announced a new brand called YU, which will be online only and ‘direct to the consumer‘. This is clearly a strategy Micromax has adopted to counter the ever growing threat from Xiaomi, whose recent successes in Indian market has made company executives sit back and rethink strategies. Much like Xiaomi’s MI, Micromax YU will […]