Student Moves Kerala HC Challenging Restriction On Mobile Use In Girls’ Hostel

The petitioner argues that curtailing access to internet violates Article 19(1)(a) of the Constitution. A petition has been filed in the High Court of Kerala challenging the restriction imposed on use of mobile phones in a girls hostel. The petitioner Faheema Shirin, a third semester B.A English student of Sree Narayana College, Chelanur, Kozhikode, alleges […]

PUBG Mobile Ban: Iraq Government Bans Online Games Including PUBG Over Threat to National Security

Iraq parliament has now banned several popular online games, including the biggest of all time, Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG). The government says these games are harmful to society and a potential national security threat. Oil-rich Iraq has suffered for decades under the dictatorial rule of Saddam Hussein and U.N. sanctions, the 2003 U.S. invasion and […]

Why Game Publisher N3twork Will Spend Millions Scaling Other Developers’ Mobile Games

The studio behind Legendary: Game of Heroes is offering its sophisticated in-house user acquisition platform to other game developers to help them grow their games. Along with the tools, N3tworkis also planning to invest tens of millions of dollars in scaling other publishers’ apps that meet their partnership criteria … without taking an ownership position or equity. (Full […]

Sony to Restructure Its Mobile Division: Report

The year just-ended was terrible for smartphone maker Sony amid dwindling sales and the company is now contemplating to restructure and introduce a fresh strategy for its mobile division. “We’ve been undergoing a lot of change. Every component of our business has been touched,” Don Mesa, Vice President of Marketing, Sony Mobile, was quoted as saying […]

Intel, AMD Jointly Developing New Mobile 8th Gen Core CPU With Integrated Radeon Graphics

HIGHLIGHTS The companies’ announcements indicate a single chip is in development It will have an 8th Gen Core CPU and AMD Radeon GPU on the same package The product is expected to launch in the first quarter of 2018 In a surprise move that turns decades of PC industry history on its head, Intel and AMD have announced a […]

Sony posts fiscal Q2 results, mobile division in decline

Sony posted its financial results for the July-September period, and they look promising. The latest update shows the Japanese company raked in JPY2 trillion (about $18.25 billion) in revenue and managed to get a net profit of $1.15 billion. The most significant earners are the Semiconductors department, which includes image sensors for mobile products, and […]

LG mobile division keeps bleeding money in Q3 2017

LG Electronics posted its Q3 2017 financial results and the trends from Q1 and Q2 2017 earning releases continue. The company keeps going strong, mainly thanks to the Home Appliance & Air Solution divisions, but the mobile communications branch is still unable to turn a profit. Тhe company posted revenue of KRW15.22 trillion ($13.44 billion), which is a 15% […]