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 […]

     
 
 

RBI Elevates Digital Wallets’ Balance Limit to Rs 20,000

RBI Elevates Digital Wallets’ Balance Limit to Rs 20,000

It’s been a rough week for Indians as they continue to suffer under the act of demonetization. The currency swap announcement was made on the eighth of this month and has encountered several hurdles due to the lack of cash. However, digital payments have concurrently, seen a tremendous boost in adoption. Now, for easing the situation further, RBI (The Reserve […]

     
 
 

Will Unlimited Mobile Data Ever be a Possibility in India?

Will Unlimited Mobile Data Ever be a Possibility in India?

Everyone loves unlimited data except, of course, the telecom operators themselves. The ability to watch Youtube videos in Full HD or watch the latest season of Narcos on Netflix at 4K without having to worry about running into overages is a very compelling proposition. However, ever since the data revolution began in India, none of the incumbent telecom operators have […]

 
     
 
 

Amidst Gloom, LeEco Chairman Sees India as a Bright Spot

Amidst Gloom, LeEco Chairman Sees India as a Bright Spot

LeEco is currently going through a rough patch as the company struggles to expand due to financing limitations. A recent report disclosed that the Chinese conglomerate will be shifting towards a moderate pace in order to sustain further expansions and advancements. As a result, questions were raised about their presence and growth in newly established and existing grounds, most notably […]

     
 
 

Snapdeal and Freecharge Launch “Wallet on Delivery” Payments; Can They Sustain in the Long Run?

Snapdeal and Freecharge Launch “Wallet on Delivery” Payments; Can They Sustain in the Long Run?

While India continues to struggle to live with one of the boldest moves ever executed against corruption and fake currencies through currency demonetization, Digital Payment solutions like Paytm are hoping to benefit largely due to the sudden change. However, e-commerce platforms who were dealing with tons of everyday cash-on-delivery (COD) orders, are still finding it hard to sustain such large […]

     
 
 

Chinese Smartphone OEMs: Rising in the West

Chinese Smartphone OEMs: Rising in the West

Indian smartphone market has been a volatile one with smartphone manufacturers changing ranks almost every single quarter. While Samsung and Micromax have maintained their No.1 and No.2 positions for quite a few quarters, the third, fourth and fifth rankings are in a constant flux. It is difficult to predict what would happen in the Indian smartphone market, but certain themes […]

 
     
 
 

“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 […]

     
 
 

Android Nougat Update now Rolling out for Moto G4 and G4 Plus in India

Android Nougat Update now Rolling out for Moto G4 and G4 Plus in India

No, that wasn’t a typo in the heading. Lenovo has announced that they’re indeed, rolling out the Android 7.0 update for their budget handsets in India, Moto G4, and G4 Plus. This directly entitles them as the first Android phones to receive the Nougat update after Nexus users. The over-the-air update will bring a series of Moto-specific additions including a […]

     
 
 

Huawei Honor 8 with Dual-Camera Setup Launched in India at Rs 29,999

Huawei Honor 8 with Dual-Camera Setup Launched in India at Rs 29,999

Huawei has finally brought their Honor flagship device – Honor 8 to India, originally announced back in July this year. The most notable feature it offers is the rear dual-camera setup that functions, more or less, the same way the Huawei P9 does i.e. one that captures RGB shots and another for Monochrome. Honor 8 also flaunts an astonishing glass […]