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Obi Mobiles Reveals its Flagship Octopus S520 for Rs 11,990

Obi Mobiles Reveals its Flagship Octopus S520 for Rs 11,990

Obi Mobiles has launched its flagship smartphone, the Octopus S520, which is powered by a MediaTek octa-core processor and will be available for a price of Rs. 11,990 (around $200). It’s worth pointing that Obi Mobiles is being backed by former Apple CEO, John Sculley. The Octopus S520 has a 5-inch HD IPS screen, a MediaTek octa-core CPU clocked at […]

     
 
 

Windows Phone 8.1 and Lumia Cyan Update Rollout Begins Today

Windows Phone 8.1 and Lumia Cyan Update Rollout Begins Today

And the day has finally come. Microsoft is officially rolling out Windows Phone 8.1 operating system update starting today. If you own a Nokia handset, fret not, as the Lumia Cyan update will also be seeding out now. Windows Phone 8.1, though is a point update, but sports several enticing features, chief among them is voice assistant service Cortana, Action […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Mi3 Available for Pre-Order in India on Flipkart for Rs.13,999

Xiaomi Mi3 Available for Pre-Order in India on Flipkart for Rs.13,999    

Xiaomi, the fast growing company from China has kickstarted the Indian operations with an official launch event in New Delhi, where it launched the Xiaomi Mi3 flagship smartphone for Rs. 14,999. The phone will be sold exclusively on Flipkart, India’s biggest e-commerce company, where users can pre-order starting today for Rs.13,999 till July 31st. The Xiaomi Mi3 was launched almost […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Announces Redmi 1S in India for Rs.6,999 and Redmi Note for Rs.9,999

Xiaomi Announces Redmi 1S in India for Rs.6,999 and Redmi Note for Rs.9,999

Xiaomi has kickstarted its Indian operations by launching multiple devices. Along with the Xiaomi Mi3, the Chinese company is launching the much economical Redmi 1S which is a dual SIM smartphone with mid-range hardware specifications for Rs.6,999, and takes on the likes of Motorola’s Moto E, Micromax Unite 2 and Asus ZenFone 4. Along with the Redmi 1S, the Redmi […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Takes on Chromebooks; Reveals HP’s Stream $199 Laptops

Microsoft Takes on Chromebooks; Reveals HP’s Stream $199 Laptops

For years, Google has placed its bets on the low-budget price of Chromebook as the selling price of the notebook devices. However, that won’t be the case anymore, as Microsoft today unveiled Windows running laptops for as low as $199. At its world partner conference event, company’s COO Kevin Turner revealed HP’s new lineup – “Stream” – that costs just $199. […]

     
 
 

Silent Circle Brings Global, Encrypted Phone Calls, Rivals Skype and Viber

Silent Circle Brings Global, Encrypted Phone Calls, Rivals Skype and Viber

Silent Circle is a company that’s known for its services aimed at thwarting government surveillance, and in a period when everybody is concerned about their privacy and security, it has managed to grow a big base of interest followers so far. The company has now announced that it’s releasing apps to let its customers make and receive private phone calls worldwide. At the moment, […]

     
 
 

Inbox, a New Email Service Which Lets Developers Build Better Email Apps

Inbox, a New Email Service Which Lets Developers Build Better Email Apps

Alums from Dropbox and MIT have teamed up to find the next iteration of emails, which they call, Inbox. A service that will allow developers to build email apps that integrate with end users’ inboxes. The company says that it’s an email company unlike Google’s Gmail – which has a horrendous track record of pushing ads everywhere — also not the forget […]

     
 
 

Sony Announces the Xperia C3, a Smartphone for Selfie Addicts

Sony Announces the Xperia C3, a Smartphone for Selfie Addicts    

A short while ago, we compiled a list with some of the best selfie smartphones, and what at the time seemed like a niche trend, it’s now apparently picking up. Sony wants to bank on that and it has officially introduced the Xperia C3 smartphone, even calling it the “world’s best smartphone for selfies”. The new smartphone comes with a 5-megapixel wide-angle camera on […]