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March 7, 2017 3:44 AM Apple in its eyes, Samsung lines up high-end phones

Samsung Electronics, the largest smartphone maker, is aiming to wrest its crown in the premium segment in the quarter ending March 2017 by overthrowing Apple which had taken the lead in the Rs 30,000 upwards category in the previous quarter. The South Korean company has pinned its hopes on the Galaxy C9 Pro, launched in January, and has just introduced 22

March 6, 2017 5:02 PM Google’s Fake News Problem Could Be Worse Than on Facebook

Ever since "fake news" first started to get traction during Donald Trump's presidential campaign, it has been seen by many as primarily a Facebook problem because many hoax and fake-news creators use the giant social network as a distribution system. But Google also plays a role in the promotion and dissemination of false information, and in some ways, it's a more disturbing 60

March 6, 2017 5:01 PM Playing With Power: A Look At Nintendo Switch Power Consumption

Last week was of course the launch of Nintendo’s eagerly anticipated Switch console. The company’s latest handheld console, the Switch is a bit of an odd duck in pretty much every way. It departs from Nintendo’s traditional and well-established clamshell design in favor of a larger tablet, and under the hood Nintendo has stepped away from their typical 39

March 6, 2017 4:05 PM Samsung launches two high-end handsets in Galaxy A series

"The Galaxy A series 2017 is at the high-end of our portfolio and is targeted at the millennials. A lot of our flagship features are borrowed into A series but these are not priced at flagship prices," Samsung India Senior Vice President Asim Warsi said here. The Galaxy A 7 comes with a 5.7 inch display with 3,600mAh battery priced at Rs 33,490, while 24

March 6, 2017 4:05 PM Kenya: Samsung Galaxy A Series Comes to Kenya

Nairobi — Galaxy A Series, which include 5.7-inch A7, 5.2-inch A5 and 4.7-inch A3 smartphones have hit the Kenyan market, courtesy of Samsung Electronics East Africa. Although the features and functions vary from market to market, general specifications include a premium metal frame and 3D glass back, and a sleek camera. They come in three colours including 41

March 6, 2017 2:03 PM Hands on: Fitbit Alta HR review

Heart-rate tracking in a fashionable wearable Fitbit is the leading name in fitness tracker technology, with products such as the Charge 2, Blaze, Flex 2 and even the fashionable Alta range. Just over a year after the original Fitbit Alta, the Alta HR is now here to add a few more features such as a heart rate tracker, new sleep monitoring tech and automatic 45

March 6, 2017 11:12 AM GM shifts from bigger is better to less global, more profitable

DETROIT General Motors Co’s (GM.N) decision to sell its European operations doubles down on a bet that the company can win by being less global, but more profitable, in an auto industry increasingly driven by software. Without the German Opel and British Vauxhall brands, GM last year would have sold about 8.8 million vehicles -- well behind Germany's 55

March 6, 2017 3:35 AM The rise of throwback phones

At the 2017 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, last week, an interesting trend became clear: throwback phones are in. While devices like tablets and wearables are adapting rapidly, companies like Nokia and BlackBerry have announced that some of their newest phones will look quite familiar. Since the Nokia 3310’s release in 2000, it has become 39

March 5, 2017 5:29 PM Thumbs down: Facebook tests dislike button on Messenger

March 5 (UPI) -- Facebook is testing out a "dislike" button on its Messenger system. The social media giant is rolling out the button -- a thumbs down -- on the Messenger app and not on its main platform, including the News Feeds, according to TechCrunch. Messenger has 1 billion users as of last July. There are about 2 billion users on the entire Facebook 44

March 4, 2017 6:11 PM Winter testing for F1 means new look, faster cars

Spring training is in full bloom — and not just for the sport often associated with it. While major league baseball players assemble in the warm climes of Arizona and Florida to whip their arms and bats into shape for the rigors of a 162-game season, a gaggle of engineers, mechanics and three-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton are putting 22