Samsung Reportedly in Talks to Make Oled iPhone Displays in 2018

Apple is reportedly in talks with Samsung’s Display division to supply small-sized Oled displays for upcoming iPhones. Korea Times reports that the Cupertino-based giant is likely to use organic light-emitting diode (Oled) display technology for its iPhones in 2018 – technology that Samsung is already well known for. The report quotes an unnamed ‘high-ranking industry executive’ to say, “Samsung Display ... Read More »

QiKU Q Terra Smartphone India Launch Set for Friday

QiKU, a joint venture between Chinese Internet company Qihoo 360 and handset maker Coolpad, will launch its first smartphone Qiku Q Terra in India on November 27, the company told Gadgets 360. With the Q Terra, QiKU will become the latest Chinese company to enter the Indian market. Chinese smartphone manufacturer Coolpad debuted in India in May earlier this year ... Read More »

Huawei P9 Max Leaked Benchmark Results Reveal Kirin 950 SoC

The Huawei P9 Max, the Chinese telecommunications giant’s rumoured large-screen smartphone, has appeared on AnTuTu benchmarks, giving us partial information on the specifications. The benchmark results also reveal the inclusion of company’s recently launched Kirin 950 SoC processor. The phablet device, which went through AnTuTu benchmarks by the P9 50S moniker, would be sporting a 6.2-inch screen size with 1600×2560 ... Read More »

Vodafone, Airtel, BSNL, Idea Offer Free Data, and More

Telecom operators are leaving no stone unturned to woo consumers at Diwali, popularly known as the festival of lights in India. Soon after Vodafone announced a special Diwali offer that will offer users 100MB of free data on November 11, Idea and Bharti Airtel have also come with offers for their subscribers. Idea Cellular has introduced its all-new Idea Freedom ... Read More »

Yahoo Now Shows Your Flickr Images in Search Results

Yahoo will now also look at your Flickr account while catering results for your search queries. The company has announced that users who’re signed into their Yahoo account will now see their Flickr images in Yahoo image search results. The search result will also include a selection of images from people you follow (presumably public personalities) and public photos on ... Read More »

HTC Desire 728G Dual SIM With 13-Megapixel Camera Launched

HTC on Monday launched the Desire 728G Dual SIM in India. Priced at Rs. 17,990, the smartphone is now available in Purple Myst and White Luxury colour variants with mobile operators and major retailers. The HTC Desire 728G Dual SIM handset was tipped by a retailer last month to launch soon in the country. The Desire 728G Dual SIM runs ... Read More »

Nod to Arianespace for Launch of Isro Satellite

European space agency Arianespace has got the nod to go ahead with the November 10 launch of Indian communication satellite GSAT-15 and Arabsat-6B, the agency said. In a statement early Saturday, Arianespace said the November 10 dual-passenger mission with Ariane 5 rocket the spaceport in French Guiana got the authorisation after the Launch Readiness Review on November 6. Planned during ... Read More »

China’s QiKU Set to Launch Terra 808, Terra 810 Smartphones in India

QiKU, a joint venture between Chinese Internet company Qihoo 360 and handset maker Coolpad, announced on Friday that it plans to begin selling smartphones in India. The company says that it is planning to launch the QIKU Terra 808 and QiKU Terra 810 in the country. Both the handsets offer top-of-the-line specifications. The company also touts security features of the ... Read More »

Karnataka Becomes the First Indian State to Have a Startup Policy

Karnataka has become the first Indian state to have a startup policy with the cabinet clearing it, state Information Technology and Bio-Technology minister S.R.Patil said on Friday. “Karnataka is the first state in India to come up with a Startup Policy. It will have a timeframe of five years from 2015-2020,” said Patil at the Bangalore 2015 curtain raiser, ... Read More »

BlackBerry Priv Android Smartphone Officially Launched

BlackBerry Ltd launched its first Android-based device on Friday, with the future of the company’s hardware business riding on a slick smartphone called Priv that boasts an impressive array of features and a hefty price tag. The company is betting the Priv’s large curved screen, full array of Android apps from the Google Play store and blend of productivity and ... Read More »