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  • HMD’s €99 Nokia 2 has a giant 4,100 mAh battery

    October 31, 2017 9:37 AM 179

    Two days of power but only 8GB of storage Does your phone's battery die too quickly? Are you sick of lugging around a power pack to top up your phone throughout the day? Well, HMD Global has announced the entry-level Nokia 2 phone which the Finnish company says will last for two days on a single charge off its massive 4,100 mAh battery. It also features

  • BSNL Offers Up to 500 Percent Additional Data for Postpaid Users

    October 31, 2017 9:06 AM 167

    Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) on Tuesday launched its new offer for postpaid connections, dubbed "Loot Lo". The state-run telco is giving up to 60 percent discount and 500 percent more data, and the offer is effective from Wednesday, November 1 on pan-India basis. These discounts come soon after Reliance Jio revised its plans to raise the tariff

  • The Old Vic theatre responds to Kevin Spacey allegation

    October 31, 2017 8:52 AM 155

    A spokeswoman said no complaints were made against the actor while he was artistic director there. The actor was at the helm of the famous London theatre from 2003 until he was succeeded by Matthew Warchus in 2015. A spokeswoman for the Old Vic told the Press Association that no complaints were made against the House Of Cards star while he was there

  • HTC U11 Life Specifications Revealed By Listing; Said to Be Android One Phone

    October 31, 2017 8:42 AM 188

    Taiwanese handset maker HTC is all set to launch a new U-series smartphone on Thursday, and it may have been accidentally leaked by a partner mobile carrier already - T-Mobile. Separately, a tipster has claimed that the upcoming HTC U11 Life will be part of Google's Android One program. The listing was pulled down soon though not before accidentally

  • Netflix to pull plug on Kevin Spacey's 'House of Cards'

    October 31, 2017 8:21 AM 200

    This comes as actor Kevin Spacey is embroiled in Hollywood's latest sexual misconduct scandal. LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK - Netflix has announced that it will soon end the landmark political drama House of Cards, which stars Kevin Spacey as a corrupt and closeted bisexual US president. Netflix Inc did not give an explicit reason for deciding to air just one more season

  • OnePlus 5T Press Render Leaked, Portrait Mode Teased

    October 31, 2017 6:03 AM 186

    OnePlus is much rumoured to launch another smartphone this year, the OnePlus 5T, which is believed to be the flagship OnePlus 5's mid-cycle upgrade. The company has started teasing the handset on social media. Additionally, we might have been given the first glimpse of the OnePlus 5T in a leaked render. Prolific phone tipster Evan Blass has shared an image

  • Amazon Prime to be available at Rs 999 from tomorrow

    October 31, 2017 4:04 AM 243

    Discounts and deals have been fizzling out with e-commerce sale festivals wrapping up post Diwali. Although some offers still continue to loom on these platforms, Amazon is pulling back its subsidized subscription pf Prime. Starting tomorrow, Prime access will be available at Rs 999 a year - up from Rs 499. The Seattle-based company has been offering

  • Amazon Teaches Alexa to Speak Hinglish. Apple's Siri Is Next

    October 31, 2017 3:58 AM 190

    The US e-commerce company is beginning to ship Echo speakers in India this week, about a year after bringing them to foreign markets like the UK and Germany. In that time, teams of linguists, speech scientists, developers and engineers have given a decidedly local makeover to the Alexa virtual assistant that powers the speakers. This Alexa uses a blend

  • Apple could drop Qualcomm components in next year's iPhones, iPads: sources

    October 31, 2017 3:15 AM 171

    (Reuters) - Apple Inc has designed iPhones and iPads that would drop chips supplied by Qualcomm Inc , according to two people familiar with the matter. The change would affect iPhones released in the fall of 2018, but Apple could still change course before then, these people said. They declined to be identified because they were not authorized to discuss

  • Customers face six-week wait for in-demand iPhone X

    October 31, 2017 2:31 AM 175

    The iPhone X, pronounced 'iPhone ten', is in high demand for its larger edge-to-edge 5.8-inch screen and its facial recognition technology, despite its €1,179 price. It is estimated to be holding back sales of Apple's other new handset, the iPhone 8, with many consumers holding out for Apple's top device. The phone is available to buy upfront on Apple's