Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 to Get Android 8.0 Oreo Update Before the End of 2017: HMD Global

Earlier this month, HMD Global confirmed that all of its Nokia Android smartphones will receive an Android 8.0 Oreo update, but the company didn’t share the release timeline for the update at the time. Now, the company has announced that the Android 8.0 Oreo update will be making its way to the Nokia 3, Nokia 5, and Nokia […]

52% of the world does not have internet access

A new UN report on the state of broadband says 1.5 billion more people use the internet today than in 2010, but 52% of the world’s population still lacks access. Of people without internet, 62% live in Asia and the Pacific Islands, and 18% in Africa. “Men outnumber women in terms of Internet usage in all regions of […]

Logitech G603 Gaming Mouse, G613 Mechanical Keyboard, G840 XL Pad Launched Ahead of IFA 2017

A day before IFA 2017 kicks off in Berlin, Logitech has introduced a new wireless gaming keyboard and mouse that make use of its proprietary Lightspeed technology, and offer undetectable latency comparable to wired products. The Logitech G603 Lightspeed wireless gaming mouse also has a new optical sensor called HERO (High Efficiency Rated Optical), which provides better power efficiency rated at […]

Xiaomi MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM Now Rolling Out to Second Batch of Devices

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has rolled out its MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM to a few more of its devices. The company had launched the MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM for a handful of devices like the Xiaomi Mi 6, Redmi Note 4 (Review), and the Redmi Note 4X in the first phase. With the second rollout, the MIUI 9 Global Beta […]

IIT-M team wins preliminary round of Cerebration Business Quiz

A two-member team from IIT-Madras won the preliminary round of the Hindu BusinessLine Cerebration Business Quiz today. The team with G Pranav Hari, a civil engineering student, and Rahul Humayun, studying chemical engineering, both from IIT-Madras, forged ahead during the buzzer round to bag a ₹ 10,000 cheque and earned a seat in the final […]

Sony Xperia XZ1, Xperia XZ1 Compact Price, Images, Specifications Leaked Ahead of IFA Launch

With IFA 2017 just around the corner, big tech companies like LG and Samsung are expected to make an appearance and launch smartphones and smartwatches respectively. Sony is also set to be there, and was earlier reported to launch a 6-inch flagship device in Berlin. Now, fresh renders of the Xperia XZ1 leaked so close to IFA hint that the smartphone is set […]

Jio Phone: Micromax Says Yet to See Any Impact, but Open to Idea of 4G Feature Phone

JioPhone demand is on the radar of Indian smartphone maker Micromax as it explores whether its feature phone lineup needs to be upgraded to support 4G networks. The JioPhone bookings start online and offline officially on August 24, and deliveries will start in September. Rahul Sharma, Co-Founder of Micromax, said the company already has 4G-enabled feature phone […]