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Amazon Brings Launchpad, its Startup Platform, to India

Amazon Brings Launchpad, its Startup Platform, to India

After over a year of its original announcement, Amazon is today launching its startup program, Launchpad, in India. The platform fundamentally aims to assist new companies in reducing the effort for promoting, marketing, and selling their products globally. The portal is live right now showcasing over 400 startups, 25 of which are based in India. Amazon Launchpad, which was first […]

     
 
 

Dear Phone Makers, Size DOES Matter!

Dear Phone Makers, Size DOES Matter!

Dear phone manufacturers, We all know that the world of technology is growing with each passing day and as I write this, I know there is someone somewhere working on a new smartphone design. But before you actually turn that scribbled thought into reality, let me tell you about something that happened recently. My Editor, Nimish Dubey, recently showed me […]

 
     
 
 

[Event-ually Speaking] OnePlus 3T: The Product was the Hero…Nothing Else was!

[Event-ually Speaking] OnePlus 3T: The Product was the Hero…Nothing Else was!

There are events when you come away thinking of nothing but the product that was unveiled. And well, the launch of the OnePlus 3T in India was certainly one such. When the dust had settled on all that had happened, we came away with the product firmly imprinted in our senses. Mission accomplished, most marketing pundits would say. Well, to […]

     
 
 

Apple Hints at its Plans for Working on Autonomous Vehicles

An Apple logo hangs above the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York City, July 21, 2015. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo

It’s been long rumoured that Apple, the company known for its smartphones and computers, has been working on autonomous vehicles. Although, until now, the scarcity of reliable proofs hindered these speculations’ certainties. However, as it turns out, Apple is indeed brainstorming ideas for such projects for months and has recently sent a letter to the government regarding guidelines for developing […]

     
 
 

Google Play Store “Best of 2016” List is Here

Google Play Store “Best of 2016” List is Here

We’ve seen several rapid smartphone application trends this year ranging from hunting for fictional creatures around the globe on Pokemon Go, turning surreal selfies into art through Prisma, and a whole lot more. To highlight the leading titles and continuing their tradition, Google has officiated the “Best 0f 2016” list revealing the top trending content on the Play store. The […]

     
 
 

Lenovo Pauses Moto 360 Due to Lack of Interest in Smartwatches

Lenovo Pauses Moto 360 Due to Lack of Interest in Smartwatches

Lenovo has now confirmed that it will not be launching a new smartwatch along with the Android Wear 2.0 next year. The company had earlier said that they would not be releasing a smartwatch in 2016 but now it seems that the timeline has been pushed beyond early 2017, despite the fact that Android 2.0 will be heralding in early […]

     
 
 

OnePlus 3T Launched in India for Rs 29,999 for 64GB and Rs 34,999 for 128GB

OnePlus 3T Launched in India for Rs 29,999 for 64GB and Rs 34,999 for 128GB

OnePlus 3T has now been made official in India at Rs 29,999, after having launched globally a few weeks back. Before entering India, the latest flagship smartphone from the high-flying Chinese OEM has made its way to US, UK and Europe wherein, the device has replaced its few months old brother, the OnePlus 3. That said, OnePlus hasn’t (yet) decided […]

     
 
 

Huawei, Oppo, Vivo and BBK Tie-up to Secure Supply of AMOLED Panels Amidst Global Crisis

Huawei, Oppo, Vivo and BBK Tie-up to Secure Supply of AMOLED Panels Amidst Global Crisis

AMOLED panels may be the highest sought after displays worldwide, especially in the smartphone segment; but their limited availability has worried many smartphone OEMs. That said, the second largest smartphone manufacturer, Apple, has stayed clear of AMOLED panels by opting for LCD IPS displays for their iPhones and iPads. This trend may soon change, as initial reports claim that the […]

     
 
 

5 Key Takeaways from Amazon’s AWS re:Invent Conference

5 Key Takeaways from Amazon’s AWS re:Invent Conference

Amazon Web Services, at their re:Invent developer conference, introduced a slew of advanced and computing platforms to enrich their cloud offerings. Along with the upgraded workstations and networking technologies for large-scale enterprises, Amazon also unveiled what can be considered, their biggest AI push in the recent years for third-party devs. Hence, here are top five highlights you should know about. […]