Apple Hikes App Store Pricing by 33% in India

Apple Hikes App Store Pricing by 33% in India

Following alterations in exchange rates and taxation policy, Apple is deploying a significant price hike on its app store in certain regions. The change will be implemented across apps and games of all tiers including in-app purchases bringing India, Turkey and the United Kingdom on par with the rates in the United States. The Cupertino giant has sent notifications to […]

     
 
 

Samsung Launches Galaxy J2 Ace 4G Entry-Level Smartphone in India

Samsung Launches Galaxy J2 Ace 4G Entry-Level Smartphone in India

Samsung has extended its budget J series in India with the launch of a new handset – Galaxy J2 Ace. The smartphone are is in the entry level smartphone price segment, supports 4G LTE Cat 4 as well as VoLTE HD network standards, and features the company’s signature ‘Make for India’ features such as Ultra Data Saving mode (UDS), S […]

     
 
 

8 Things You Should Know About Narendra Modi’s BHIM App

8 Things You Should Know About Narendra Modi’s BHIM App

Demonetization has finally given the long-overdue push to digital payments in India. Platforms such as Paytm or even POS services have been at their peak position as the citizens continue to struggle due to the lack of cash. Now, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched a new UPI-based app called BHIM (Bharat Interface for Money). Hence, here are eight things […]

 
     
 
 

Coolpad Cool1 with 4060mAh Battery Launched in India at Rs 13,999

Coolpad Cool1 with 4060mAh Battery Launched in India at Rs 13,999

LeEco and Coolpad’s collaborative smartphone has been finally brought to India. Titled the Cool1, the handset features a dual-camera setup on the back as the name suggests and a massive 4060mAh battery underneath. The rest of the specifications are quite standard, however, the price will play a key role in its success. To begin with, the Cool1 sports a shiny […]

     
 
 

Has Net Neutrality Been Neutralised in India?

Has Net Neutrality Been Neutralised in India?

It generated a lot of heat and controversy. And a fair bit of confusion as well, with different parties telling different versions. In fact, during the entire Net Neutrality debate, it seemed that while the general public had one definition of Net Neutrality, the regulator, TRAI, had another definition of it. For the general public in India, Net Neutrality meant […]

 
     
 
 

ZTE Nubia Z11 and Nubia N1 Launched in India

ZTE Nubia Z11 and Nubia N1 Launched in India

After bringing the budget-centric Z11 Mini in India a month ago, ZTE’s sub-brand Nubia has today launched two new phones at an event in New Delhi. The Nubia Z11 and Nubia N1 were originally announced way back in July in China. While the former falls in the league of the so-called budget-flagships like Lenovo’s Z2 Pro, the latter is a […]

     
 
 

Moto M Launched in India at Rs 15,999

Moto M Launched in India at Rs 15,999

Lenovo has extended its Moto lineup in India with the launch of the Moto M which was originally announced a month ago in China. While there’s nothing peculiar about the mid-range handset, it is worth noting that unlike the Moto Z series, the Moto M isn’t compatible with the Moto Mod external accessories. Moto M, in terms of design, features […]

     
 
 

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 […]

     
 
 

Reliance Aims to Bolster Retail Payments Through Jio Money Merchants Solutions

Reliance Aims to Bolster Retail Payments Through Jio Money Merchants Solutions

Along with the extension of Jio’s complimentary offers up to 31st March 2017, Reliance’s chairman, Mukesh Ambani also unveiled a new digital payment app titled “Jio Money Merchants Solution”. Ambani primarily aims to empower the small businesses across the country in remote areas through this app which will essentially, allow them to accept and process payments. The new app will be […]

     
 
 

Lenovo K6 Power Launched at Rs 9,999; Features 4000mAh Battery and Snapdragon 430

Lenovo K6 Power Launched at Rs 9,999; Features 4000mAh Battery and Snapdragon 430

Lenovo is today extending its budget ‘K’ series in India with the launch of the K6 Power, which was originally unveiled at IFA back in September. The handset, as the name suggests, primarily attempts to lure in customers by offering powerful hardware at a relatively cheaper price tag. In terms of specifications, the Lenovo K6 power features a standard metal […]