Samsung, B&N unveil Nook tablet


Retail bookseller Barnes & Noble and electronics maker Samsung introduced the Samsung Galaxy... »

New device brings wireless charging to cell phones, laptops


Researchers have designed a new device for wireless energy transfer that can charge mobile phone... »

Universal apps for Windows now available


One app for three devices: Since April universal apps have been available for Windows, regardles... »

Free GPS maps turn Android smartphones into open-air guides


Dedicated GPS devices are facing extinction for good reason, as smartphones and tablets now offe... »

Alcatel One Touch launches new series of smartphones


Alcatel One Touch, a brand of Hong Kong—based TCL Communication today launched a new series of s... »

Alcatel sets sales target for handsets

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The Hong Kong-based Alcatel OneTouch plans to sell over 5 lakh units of its mobile phones in southern and western regions of the country. Country manager for APAC-India business unit... »

Karbonn eyes ‘selfie’ generation with Titanium S19


Homegrown handset maker Karbonn has launched a new smartphone priced at Rs 8,999 with enhanced camera features targeted at ‘selfie’ enthusiasts. “With a host of professional camera features... »

Samsung dominates Indian handset market

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Samsung maintained its leadership position in the Indian mobile handset market with a 17 per cent market share and was an “outright” leader in the smartphone segment during the second quarter o... »

Intex to launch world's cheapest smart phone

Amit Mitra

Mobile handset and consumer durables maker, Intex Technologies, is set to launch the world’s cheapest smart phone in India with a price tag of about Rs 2,000. Keshav Bansal, Director (Mar... »

Samsung unveils its latest smartphone the Galaxy Alpha


Electronics maker Samsung unveiled its latest addition Wednesday to its smartphone line, the Galaxy Alpha. The less than 7 mm, super thin smartphone has a metal frame, the company said. <... »

Finger aerobics on the screen - touch gestures must be intuitive


Swipe to the left or right or up and down — these are gestures that every smartphone owner knows. Other gestures for use on touchscreens or laptop touchpads tend to be known only to advanced users... »

Mobile phone maker Intex ropes in Kannada actor Sudeep

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Intex Technologies, a mobile phone company, has roped in Sandalwood (Kannada film industry) actor Sudeep as brand ambassador to reiterate its commitment to the Karnataka market. The Sanda... »

Celkon-Airtel tie-up

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Celkon Mobiles has tied up with Bharti Airtel to launch Millennium Dazzle Q44 phone. Priced at Rs 6,449, the phone will come with a free (Airtel) data of 500 mb on 3G for two months. Th... »

Xperia T3: Like a Hollywood sequel

Xperia T3

Sabyasachi Biswas

Sony’s latest mid-range Xperia T3 prepares to take on contenders from HTC and Motorola. »

ASUS unveils Chromebox

Our Bureau

Taiwan-based ASUS has launched Chromebox, a 12x12 cm compact home or office computer, in India. The Chromebox, which runs on Chrome operating system, comes shipped with Haswell processors and supp... »

Apple to introduce latest iPhones on Sept 9: Reports

Wishtel partners Intel on new range of IRA tablet PCs

Celkon launches ‘lightest’ phone

The One that makes sense

New Panasonic smartphones launched

Upbeat on India, Obi Mobiles to invest ₹120 cr this year

Sania launches Celkon Mobile’s Millennium Vogue Q455 priced at Rs 7,999

Aircel ties up with Micromax for Canvas Beat

Indians prefer buying apps priced between Rs 71-129: survey

Our Bureau

Indians prefer buying apps in the range of Rs 71- 129, according to a survey by InMobi. InMobi is an independent mobile advertising company that conducted this study to help it understand... »

Microsoft Devices gung-ho about Indian smartphone market growth

TS Sridhar, Director-South, Nokia India at the launch of Lumia 530 Dual Sim smartphone

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India has emerged the largest market for smartphones globally and Microsoft Devices Group (MDG) is optimistic about growing its marketshare in the country, according to T S Sridhar, Director-Mobil... »

Samsung still the top mobile phone brand but Micromax closing in: IDC

Our Bureau

Korean electronics major Samsung continues to retain the top position in the Indian mobile phone market with a share of 17 per cent closely followed by homegrown player Micromax with 14 per cent s... »

Textile entrepreneurs connecting through WhatsApp

LN Revathy

Departing from the unwritten rule of not sharing information even among peers engaged in similar business, this group of young like-minded textile entrepreneurs use WhatsApp extensively for exc... »

Microsoft launches pocket-friendly Lumia 530

Our Bureau

Microsoft Devices has launched Lumia 530, touted as the most affordable Lumia to date, in India. The dual SIM handset is priced at Rs 7,349 and will be available from Thursday. The handse... »

Researchers warn of potential danger for Android users


“Ok, Google, call an expensive premium number.” Normally a user would never use such a voice command on their smartphone but an attacker could use something like that without the owner’s permissio... »

Security, privacy issues hit Chinese firm Xiaomi

Our Bureau

Security firm F-Secure alleged that Xiaomi Redmi 1S phone was sending user’s data including the handset’s IMEI information, phone numbers stored and text messages exchanged to a remote server in China. »

Cloud will dominate mobile space, says Nokia Networks

B Ramakrishna, COO, Idea

Our Bureau

Nick Lochrin, Head of Business Strategy and Deal Design in APAC, Nokia Networks, has said that cloud deployment will go up significantly in the next few years. “Cloud applications will acco... »

Creating a new flagship experience

LG’s recently launched G3 smartphone.

Anuj Srivas

The new LG G3 is packed with top-of-the-line specs and features. But is it the best? »

Xolo launches proprietary user interface ‘Hive’


Handset maker Xolo on Wednesday launched its proprietary user interface platform, HIVE, which will be available starting today on its new octa-core smartphone - Xolo 8X-1000.The smartphone... »

Karbonn launches two entry-level smartphones

Microsoft sues Samsung for alleged violation of smartphone patents

Booming market, fewer choices

Xiaomi’s Mi3 sold out in 5 seconds: Flipkart

MTN attempting India entry again?

Celkon’s ‘slimmest phone’ on Snapdeal

Is this big enough to take on the giants?

Use apps to help the eco drive »

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