Hugo Barra Joins Facebook as VP of Virtual Reality

Hugo Barra Joins Facebook as VP of Virtual Reality

The cat is out of the bag. After numerous rumors about where Hugo Barra, the erstwhile global VP at Xiaomi was headed next, it’s official that the Brazilian-born Google-bred man is headed to lead the Oculus team at Facebook. Mark Zuckerberg, the Facebook founder and CEO welcomed Barra via a brief Facebook post (d’uh) saying he shares the belief that […]

     
 
 

Hugo Barra Steps Down as Global VP at Xiaomi; Continues to be an Advisor

Hugo Barra Steps Down as Global VP at Xiaomi; Continues to be an Advisor

Hugo Barra, possibly one of the best Tech presenters since Steve Jobs and definitely the most well-known face of Xiaomi globally has decided to step down from his role as the Vice President (International) at Xiaomi. In a Facebook post addressing to Mi Fans, Barra confirms that he will be going back to the Silicon Valley without specifying his future […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro with 6GB RAM Launched in India for Rs 36,900

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro with 6GB RAM Launched in India for Rs 36,900

Samsung has brought the Galaxy C9 Pro to the Indian shores. Launched first in China back in October last year, the C9 Pro is one of the first devices under the Galaxy C series and comes with a big 6-inch Super AMOLED FHD screen along with 6GB of RAM. This is the first phone from the Korean giant to carry […]

     
 
 

Reliance Jio Extends Free Service till March 2017 with Jio Happy New Year Offer

Reliance Jio Extends Free Service till March 2017 with Jio Happy New Year Offer

Reliance Jio, the high-flying telecom operator in India, is all set to extend the free 4G LTE data and other services to all its customers until March 31 2017. Commenting on the occasion of reaching 50 Million subscribers across India, the company chairman, Mr. Mukesh Ambani announced the new Jio Happy New Year Offer (JNO) which will be effective from […]

     
 
 

Sony’s Bracelet will Save You from Embarrassment of Forgetting a Name

Sony’s Bracelet will Save You from Embarrassment of Forgetting a Name

Though most of us have a good visual memory which helps us remember a face, but struggling with their names is our brain’s favorite hobby. This is quite common as we are not Bill Gates with a photographic memory. We human beings can remember only 62% of the information – visual or acoustic – for 20-30 seconds, says a study. […]

     
 
 

Reliance Jio is Starting Home Delivery of SIM Cards [Exclusive]

Reliance Jio is Starting Home Delivery of SIM Cards [Exclusive]

Amidst all the hullabaloo surrounding demonetization in India, Reliance Jio had sort of lost the hype surrounding it, not to mention the constant dip in data speeds. Instead of queuing up for the SIM cards, people are now queuing up near banks to withdraw/deposit cash. And it’s the right time for Reliance Jio to start the home delivery of SIM […]

     
 
 

OnePlus 3T vs OnePlus 3: How do They Differ?

OnePlus 3T vs OnePlus 3: How do They Differ?

After innumerable leaks and rumors, OnePlus 3T is finally here. And one of the most obvious questions we have been getting is how does the OnePlus 3T compare with the OnePlus 3, which it’s replacing. OnePlus did a Facebook Live launch for the OnePlus 3T, which rather appeared like a recorded video, and confirmed most of the things we already […]

 
     
 
 

First Impressions – Lenovo Phab 2 Plus: Phab-lously Big!

First Impressions – Lenovo Phab 2 Plus: Phab-lously Big!

There have been wild attempts by smartphone OEMs in the past to overdo the bigger screen phones so much so that it blurs the difference between a phone and a tablet. Lenovo was one of those who came out with an insanely big Lenovo Phab Plus with a 6.8-inch display in 2015. The newest one in the series is smaller […]

 
     
 
 

“When is the Mi Mix Coming to India?” Xiaomi’s High-End Blues in India

“When is the Mi Mix Coming to India?” Xiaomi’s High-End Blues in India

It’s now official that Xiaomi isn’t bringing the newly announced Mi Note 2 and Mi Mix to India. The smartphones were launched amidst lots of fanfare in China yesterday, and the expectations of India launch gained momentum as Xiaomi took quite a few Indian journalists and bloggers to the launch event in Beijing. Unfortunately, the Indian fans would have to […]

     
 
 

OnePlus 3s is Rumored to be Launched Soon with Snapdragon 821

OnePlus 3s is Rumored to be Launched Soon with Snapdragon 821

OnePlus has been teasing about an upcoming announcement on Twitter, asking people to guess what they would be announcing next. One of the options includes “New Product Unveiling”. Well, we wouldn’t have bet for this option but then the rumor mills are suggesting that the company is indeed gearing up to launch a slightly upgraded variant of their hugely successful […]