OnePlus to launch phones priced below Rs. 20,000 in India: Report

OnePlus is reportedly looking to introduce new phones in the sub-Rs range. 20,000 segment. These phones are likely to be launched in the Indian market in the future. A tentative release schedule for the next quarter to sometime in the second quarter of 2022 has been suggested. Oppo is said to be ‘dictating the terms’ … Read more

Approval of new online games suspended by China: report

China has temporarily suspended approval of all new online games in an attempt to curb gambling addiction among young people, the South China Morning Post reported on Thursday, citing people with knowledge of the matter. The decision was revealed at a meeting between Chinese officials and industry giants Tencent and NetEase, the report said, adding … Read more

The WhatsApp Chat History Migration Tool may soon be made available to Android users for an easy iOS switch: Report

WhatsApp chat history may soon be migrated from an Android phone to an iPhone once a reference to the feature appeared online. The Facebook-owned company released the long-awaited chat migration tool last month, but it’s initially limited to iOS users. However, WhatsApp is now working on expanding the migration feature to allow Android users to … Read more

Samsung Galaxy Fold Getting a 3.1.1 UI Update with Taskbar Feature: Report

The Samsung Galaxy Fold, released in February 2019, is now receiving a stable update of One UI 3.1.1. The South Korean tech giant has already released the new One UI version on the Galaxy Z Fold 3, Galaxy Z Flip 3, Galaxy Z Fold 2, Galaxy Flip 5G and the original Galaxy Z Flip. In … Read more

BSNL to discontinue prepaid broadband plans and migrate existing users to postpaid: report

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited is reportedly discontinuing all its prepaid broadband services in telecom circles. The prepaid broadband service is only available on the DSL (digital subscriber line) segment and subscribers have unlimited access to high-speed broadband Internet without monthly bills. It is reported that, due to the prepaid broadband subscriber base being very small, … Read more

Vivo X70 Series Key Specifications Provided Through China Telecom Listings: Report

Specifications for the Vivo X70 series were reportedly leaked by China Telecom, according to a report, ahead of the September 9 launch of the smartphones. Vivo’s smartphone series is expected to include the Vivo X70, Vivo X70 Pro and Vivo X70 Pro+. The China Telecom leak was accompanied by renderings of the Vivo X70 Pro … Read more

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 Gets Android Patch in September 2021 in First Post-Release Security Update: Report

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is getting its first security update since launch. As of now, the South Korean smartphone maker is releasing the update for Galaxy Z Flip 3 users in Ireland, with plans to reach other markets soon. Two of Samsung’s oldest folding devices – the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip and the … Read more

Didi could come under Chinese state control, Beijing proposes government-run companies to invest in company: report

The city of Beijing is considering putting Didi Global under state control and has proposed that state-owned companies invest in the Chinese pedestrian company, Bloomberg News reported. The central thrust of the Beijing city government’s proposal is to regain control over one of its biggest corporations, and particularly the data it holds, said Friday’s Bloomberg … Read more

Amazon-branded TV will launch in the US in October, after nearly two years of development: report

Amazon is planning to launch its Amazon-branded TV in the US as early as October, Business Insider reported on Thursday. The launch, involving teams from Amazon Devices and Lab126, has been underway for nearly two years, the report said, citing people familiar with the matter. The TVs, which will be powered by Alexa voice assistant, … Read more

The Pirate Bay may have amassed $6 million in Bitcoin donations since 2013: Report

The Pirate Bay appears to be among those who have quickly embraced cryptocurrency and gained from the recent but rapid rise of its craze. Several torrent sites added an option to allow their users to donate via Bitcoin in 2013, according to a report. And The Pirate Bay has also received a steady stream of … Read more