Month: October 2018

Flipkart Diwali Sale Starts November 1, Offers and Deals Previewed

After the end of the Festive Dhamaka Days sale, Flipkarthasn’t wasted much time to announce yet another sale week, this time calling it the Flipkart Diwali Sale. This sale will go on from November 1 to November 5, and will offer deals and discounts on various smartphone and related products. Smartphones currently listed include Realme 2 Pro₹ 15,990, Redmi Note […]

Realme 2 Pro OTA Update With Selfie Camera, Battery Optimisations to Rollout This Week; Realme 1 ColorOS 5.2 Update to Follow

Realme 2 Pro₹ 15,990, one of the company’s latest smartphones in India, will soon receive an OTA update. With an aim to compete with companies such as Xiaomi and Huawei, Realme was spun off from Oppo earlier this year. The brand has since launched four smartphones – Realme 1₹ 9,749, Realme 2₹ 8,990, Realme C1, and Realme 2 […]

Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Limit Fast Wireless Charging on Third-Party Chargers; Camera 6.1 Update Rolling Out to Older Pixels

Google’s latest flagships – Pixel 3₹ 71,000 and Pixel 3 XL – support Qi wireless charging and come with a wireless charger called Pixel Stand that provides ‘fast wireless charging’. However, buyers of the smartphones have run into a big surprise. For some reason, the company is limiting third-party Qi chargers from reaching top speeds on the Pixel 3 lineup. This […]

Foodpanda Says It Has Expanded to 50 Indian Cities, Eyes 100 Within a Month

Food delivery platform Foodpanda on Thursday announced the expansion of its services to 30 more Indian cities, taking its presence to 50 cities across the country. It aims to be present in 100 cities soon. “Foodpanda’s delivery network is now active in cities of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Punjab, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh like Amritsar, Aurangabad, Allahabad, […]

Google Reportedly Directs OEMs to Push Android Security for at Least 2 Years

Google was spotted to have mandated two years of Android security updates for all popular smartphones and tablets. The new development is reportedly a part of the contract that device manufacturers need to sign to use the Android operating system on their hardware. It comes months after Android Security Head David Kleidermacher at developer-focused Google I/O 2018 revealed the modification […]

Google Reportedly Directs OEMs to Push Android Security for at Least 2 Years

Google was spotted to have mandated two years of Android security updates for all popular smartphones and tablets. The new development is reportedly a part of the contract that device manufacturers need to sign to use the Android operating system on their hardware. It comes months after Android Security Head David Kleidermacher at developer-focused Google I/O 2018 revealed the modification […]

Google Parent Alphabet Keeps Ad Growth in Mixed Quarter

Google parent Alphabet said Thursday its third-quarter profit rose 36 percent to $9.2 billion (roughly Rs. 67,000 crores), fueled by gains in digital advertising delivered online and on smartphones. Profits were better than expected for the US technology giant, while revenues fell short of forecasts, rising 21 percent to $33.7 billion (roughly Rs. 2.47 lakh crores) in the […]

First-time property buyers, take heart! This Zomato for real estate agents can help you make the right choice

The walls were closing in on Mohit and Nidhi B Sancheti. As first-time buyers of real estate, the couple came face to face with multiple problems: connecting with multiple agents who added no value to the property scouting process, wading through a barrage of information, and struggling to find quality amid the quantity. The problems led […]

Amazon India Brings ‘Faster Than Same Day Delivery’ for Smartphones to Delhi-NCR Customers

Alongside giving attractive deals and offers during the ongoing Great Indian Festival sale, Amazon India on Wednesday launched a “faster than same day delivery” model for smartphones. The new model, which is initially live in select locations of Delhi-NCR, is designed to deliver doorstep delivery of orders within three to five hours. It is applicable to a wide selection of […]

Advantages of Having a Toolbox on Your Truck

You have probably seen many pickup trucks driving around with large toolboxes in the bed of the truck. You have thought about buying one of those toolboxes for yourself. However, you are not totally sure if it is worth the expense. There are a number of key advantages that you will get if you finally […]