Tag Archives: Smartphone

Google Presents 2 New Turkey Day Gifts

Google has offered two new (and one tried-and-true) ways to get through turkey day with Google Maps, with just few days to go for the Thanksgiving Day. "Just in time for the mad dash to grandma’s house or your bestie’s friendsgiving across town, we’ve got two new and one tried-and-true way for Google Maps to get you where you’re going ...

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Shocker Smartphone ‘Freedom 251’ Literally Priced Rs.251, Specs Outshine

Ringing Bells has revolutionized the smartphone market with the launch of its new smartphone Freedom 251, as the title suggests for only Rs.251, which makes it the cheapest smartphone in the world and the NOIDA-based company is upbeat with the launch today by Union Defence Minsiter Manohar Parrikar. The new smartphone is a testimony to the Indian government’s Make in ...

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Smartphone for Rs.500 ($7) to Hit Indian Market Tomorrow

Ringing Bells, a just 5-month-old company has shocked many netizens and media when it had sent an invite revealing that is launching a smartphone on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 that is priced as cheap as Rs.500 ($7). Unbelievable but many journos found that the company was very much there after making frantic calls. The device priced Rs.500 is aptly named ...

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Can’t Spare That Smartphone of Yours? You Might Be a Nomophobe

Technology inspired many path breaking discoveries in the last two decades. Smartphones, touch laptops, GPS, Windows 8, Windows 10, you name it! There was a time when people would cry for these and many other inventions and discoveries, but now that life has been made easy with their existence and benefits, humans are at increased risk of its side effects. ...

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LG G4, G4 Stylus Prices Slashed Ahead of Festive Season

Keeping Festival season in mind LG has played a master stroke by a massive cut on its 2015 flagship G4 and G4 Stylus. In June LG launched LG G4 for Rs 51,000, the handset now made available for Rs 40,000(for the ceramic white variant) and Rs 45,000 (for the Leather back variant). The mid-range G4 Stylus will be priced at ...

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More Than One Million Bookings for One Plus 2 within 72 hours

OnePlus 2 has received 1 million registrations from people who are seeking invites to be able to purchase The Flagship killer of 2016, which goes on sale from August 11. Their official account of OnePlus tweeted: The #HYPE is real! Over 1,000,000 fans have reserved their #OnePlus2, in just 72 hours. http://t.co/7CBjiXrOgp pic.twitter.com/tYANim2QVB — OnePlus (@oneplus) July 31, 2015 Company ...

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Samsung Launches its Thinnest Phone in China, How Thin is it?

Samsung revealed the Galaxy A8 smartphone which measures just 5.9 millimeters (0.23 inches) thick, making it the Samsung’s thinnest phone yet. However, it is not the thinnest phone in the market today, phones like the Vivo X5 Max in China and the Oppo R5 are 4.75 and 4.85 mm thick respectively. Galaxy A8 is still slimmer when compared to iPhone ...

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MIT Researchers Shrink Spectrometer to Nano-size to Fit Into Smartphone

Smartphones have become the in-thing in modern Internet age that MIT students have created a spectrometer that can fit into the device to diagnose skin diseases among others. Based on properties of light, spectrometers are useful in chemical and biological research but huge in size and non-portable. The researchers of Massachusetts Institute of Technology were able to shrink it to ...

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Lenovo Launches Moto Maker Scheme in China; Are Custom-Made Phones Future of Smartphones?

Lenovo has launched ‘make your own Moto X’ scheme in China, Thursday. The company announced at the Lenovo Tech World that the Moto Maker online design studio will allow buyers to customise Moto X via their website www.motomaker.cn. The company stated in a statement that the buyers can build their own Moto phone by choosing the front colour, back colour and materials, ...

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Oppo to Open Manufacturing Unit in India by August 2015 but Where?

Chinese handset maker Oppo is planning to establish a manufacturing unit in India by August this year, it announced on Wednesday, without mentioning the location. Going by industry expectations, the manufacturing unit may come up somewhere in Tamil Nadu, most probably bordering the tech capital Bangalore, experts said but the company is yet to confirm the place. “India is the ...

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Microsoft Lumia 430 Dual SIM Smartphone Launched, Priced Rs. 5299

Microsoft has launched its latest Lumia 430 dual SIM smartphone that works on its Windows 8.1 operating system (OS) aimed at attracting the youngsters to its Windows family smartphones. To make it popular and appealing to the youth, the tech giant has launched “Knockout on Wheels” van that will visit 200 cities in India to provide a hands-on experience to ...

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It’s Official: Xiaomi Mi 4i Launched in Delhi, priced at Rs 12,999

Finally, the invite and enthusiasm about Xiaomi’s upcoming smartphone ended on epected lines of the company launching the Mi 4I priced at Rs.12,999 within the budget range as written in our columns last week. Xiaomi vice president Hugo Barra released the Mi4i phone on Thursday evening at a function in New Delhi. However, the phone will be sold on pre-registration ...

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NASA, USGS Breakthrough on Early Earthquake Warning by Smartphones

Smartphones and tablets can give early warning on large earthquakes in areas where highly technical and more expensive systems are not in place, said a new research. The study, led by scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), found that the sensors in smartphones could be used to build earthquake warning systems, though less accurate than conventional systems. The GPS ...

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Israeli startup develops world’s first touch-free smartphone for disabled persons

An Israeli company has built the world’s first completely hands-free smartphone for the disabled. The smartphone, developed by start-up Sesame Enable, is designed for people with spinal cord injuries, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), cerebral palsy or other disabilities that affects the use of hands and arms, The Times of Israel reported. Fetures: Touch-Free Control – Gesture recognition understands small head movements, ...

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