Twitter India, White Swan Foundation Join Hands to Spread Information About Suicide Prevention

In a bid to raise awareness on suicide prevention in India, Twitter India on Monday announced a partnership with non-profit organisation White Swan Foundation in which, the company will provide them with #adsforgood grants to help them reach more people. Twitter, in partnership with the International Association for Suicide Prevention, also launched a special emoji for the […]

Oppo F9 Pro Now on Sale in India, via Flipkart, Amazon, Paytm Mall, and Offline Stores

HIGHLIGHTS Oppo F9 Pro India launch was last week The company had also launched the Oppo F9, without a release date The two models only differ in terms of RAM Oppo F9 Pro, launched in India last week, went on sale in India for the first time today. The smartphone is now available to buy via Flipkart, Amazon India, […]

Twitter Lite Android App, Optimised for Slow Data Connections, Launched in India

Micro-blogging platform Twitter has made its data-friendly Twitter Lite Android app available in 21 more countries, including India, which can be downloaded from Google Play Store. Built for 2G and 3G networks which are still in use in several parts of India, Twitter Lite has an install size of 3MB, saves data and space and loads quickly on unreliable networks. “While […]

WhatsApp to Build India Team as Part of Reported Steps to Curb Fake News

WhatsApp has informed the government that it is building a local team, including India head, as part of steps to check fake news circulation but has not met the key demand of identifying message originators, according to official sources. The popular messaging app is under fire over abuse of its platform for circulation of fake news […]

Vivo V9 Price Cut in India

Vivo V9, the company’s mid-range smartphone, has received a Rs. 2,000 price cut in India. The Vivo V9 made its way into the country in March this year, right after getting launched in a few other countries. The smartphone is available in only one variant in India, even though a new model was recently launched abroad. During its […]

Redmi S2 India Variant, Redmi Y2, Surfaces on Benchmarking Site

While Xiaomi Redmi Y2 is expected to launch in India on June 7, the new handset has already reached the Geekbench website to reveal its benchmark performance ahead of the formal debut. The Geekbench listing also highlights some of the key specifications of the model that is likely to be the India version of the Redmi S2 that was launched in China earlier this […]

OnePlus 6 x Marvel Avengers Limited Edition Will Launch in India on May 17

OnePlus 6 is nearing an eventual unveiling as the Chinese phone maker gets set to launch its next flagship on May 16 in London and May 17 in India and China. With several features and specifications confirmed already, the brand hasn’t left much to imagination. In the most recent set of developments, however, OnePlus on Wednesday confirmed that the OnePlus 6 […]

Gionee F205, Gionee S11 Lite With FullView Displays Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Gionee F205 and Gionee S11 Lite are the Chinese mobile maker’s latest smartphones in India. Gionee launched the two smartphones at an event in New Delhi on Thursday. The company had showcased both the smartphones last year, at an event in China. Both the Gionee F205 and S11 Lite have been priced in the selfie-centric budget smartphone segment. The key […]