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Oppo F9, Oppo F9 Pro launched in India

Oppo F9 and Oppo F9 Pro with 25MP selfie camera and VOOC Flash Charge support are now officially launched in the Indian market. Oppo F9 will cost Rs 19,990 for 4GB RAM variant, while Oppo F9 Pro will cost Rs 23,990 for 6GB RAM variant. Both have 64GB storage. Oppo F9 Pro will be available in three gradient […]

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Nokia 6.1 Plus launched in India

HMD Global –the Finnish company which sells the Nokia brand of phones – on Tuesday launched the Nokia 6.1 Plus in India. The phone has been priced at Rs 15,999. However, Nokia claimed that this is the price when you buy the device online from the Nokia phones shop. The price may be different when […]

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Photo-messaging app Snapchat is reportedly testing the new redesign on Android that the company plans to introduce very soon

An engineer Jane Manchun Wong discovered that Snapchat’s Android app hides a rough alpha version of the revamp with an experience more on par with the iOS version, Engadget reported on Sunday. “Snapchat’s new faster Android user interface (UI) is underway. It’s generally smoother than the old one. Emoji brush is coming to the new […]

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to Redmi Note 5 Pro, here are some the best smartphone with a big 4,000mAh battery

Smartphone design has evolved over the past few years with the bezels shrinking, and we now get devices with sleek body and truly bezel-less display. From slim and elegantly designed devices to powerhouse processing power, the smartphone market now has a plethora of smartphones with good display, premium design, better internal hardware, reliable imaging sensors […]

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Apple’s AirPower charging mat is due to launch in September 2018

When Apple launched the iPhone 8, iPhone X last year in September, it had also showcased AirPower, a new wireless charging pad, which could simultaneously charge the iPhone,  Watch and AirPods as well. However, the one-solution, wireless charging mat from Apple is yet to make an official launch in the market. But new reports indicate this could finally take place […]

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Twitter has removed support for some outdated but key developer tools in third-party apps,

  In a blog post, Twitter announced that it has removed support for Twitter for Apple Watch and Twitter for Mac, replaced previous Twitter for Windows app with Progressive Web App. The changes will affect third-party Twitter apps including Tweetbot, Twitterrific, Talon and Tweetings In order to prioritize making these experiences great, we’ve chosen to […]

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The new language confirms that location data is, indeed, being tracked by some Google apps

After facing criticism over reports that certain Google apps track users’ whereabouts even when they turn off location data, the tech giant has revised its Help Page, clarifying that it does track location data in order to “improve Google experience”. Previously, the Help Page stated: “You can turn off Location History at any time. With […]

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Coolpad Mega 5A first impressions

Coolpad has now launched Mega 5A, which has dual rear cameras, 18:9 aspect ratio display and face unlock feature. Coolpad Mega 5A is priced at Rs 6,999, and  the phone will go on sale in eight cities across India from August 16. This is an offline exclusive device. We spent some time with this new […]

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Xiaomi’s upcoming sub-brand Pocophone will launch its Poco F1 device in India on August 22

Xiaomi’s upcoming sub-brand Pocophone will launch its Poco F1 device in India on August 22. Now it looks like the Poco F1 will be Flipkart exclusive. Flipkart’s mobile app is showing a banner for the Poco F1, though it does not specifically mention the device. However, given the similarity in the promotional material of the Poco F1 […]

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Honor Play review

Honor Play comes at a time when Xiaomi has captured a major chunk of the mid-end market with the Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 Pro. Huawei’s sub-brand, however, hopes its Honor Play will create a new market segment of an affordable flagship that’s nonexistent at the moment. To start with, you will find a 6.3-inch FHD+ notched […]

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Contrary to popular claim, e-cigarettes are not safe

Vaping or smoking e-cigarettes has been found to be a harmful practice. According to a study, it can damage immunity, disable cells in the lungs and cause inflammation, a BBCreport says. The study was led by professor David Thickett at the University of Birmingham and has been published online in the journal Thorax. Contrary to popular claim, e-cigarettes […]

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A novel mosquito net that contains insecticides could prevent millions of cases of malaria, according to a Lancet study.

A two-year clinical trial in West Africa involving 2,000 children showed that the number of cases of clinical malaria was reduced by 12 per cent with the new type of mosquito net compared to the conventional one used normally. Scientists including those from Durham University and Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine in the UK found […]

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Samsung Galaxy S10 ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensor

Samsung Galaxy S10 is speculated to come with an ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensor. A report from The Bell claims that Galaxy S10 could launch in three models and only the two higher-end variants could sport this feature. Now, Samsung’s patent application that details its in-display fingerprint sensor, has been published by the US Patent and Trademark Office. As […]