Upcoming OnePlus Device May Not be Called as the OnePlus 6


OnePlus hasn't been very predictive when it comes to naming conventions of smartphones. The Chinese brand is now looking to skip the OnePlus 6 moniker and introduce its upcoming flagship smartphone as either the OnePlus 7 or OnePlus 8. Pete…

March 30th, 2018 10:30 PM 3Comments

Decline in Revenue of Telcos is a Temporary Phenomenon: Aruna Sundararajan


The decline in revenue and levy collections from the Indian telecom industry in 2017 is the only temporary phenomenon caused largely by free voice tariff offers, Aruna Sundararajan, Secretary, Department of Telecommunications told today. “I believe that this is an…

March 30th, 2018 9:16 PM 8Comments

Gboard for Android Version 7.1 Beta Brings Support for 20 More Languages


Google is rolling out its new update for the Gboard app which will involve a lot of revamping and improvements over the last iteration. Some of the highlights of the update will include Auto-spacing, new emoji, GIF making, 20 new languages…

March 30th, 2018 8:52 PM 1Comment

Reliance Jio Subscriber Base Crosses 175 Million, Announces Free Renewal of JioPrime for Existing Users


Well, Reliance Jio has just announced that its subscriber base has crossed 175 million and to celebrate that, the company has announced massive thing for its existing subscribers. Reliance Jio, as expected has announced the free renewal of JioPrime membership…

March 30th, 2018 7:18 PM 100Comments

Data Tariffs Take Nosedive With 93% Decline During the Last Three Years: DoT


There's no doubt that prices of the mobile internet have come down by a huge margin in the last 18 months, courtesy of Reliance Jio's free data services and affordable tariff plans. Today, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) said that…

March 30th, 2018 6:10 PM 6Comments

Nokia 1’s Effective Price Becomes Rs 3,299 After Cashback from Reliance Jio


Last month, Nokia announced its massive partnership with Google for bringing all of its smartphones under either Android One or Android Go program. The latter has created quite some buzz in the industry because it's aimed at entry-level smartphones. Android…

March 30th, 2018 3:39 PM 3Comments

Apple Rolls Out iOS 11.3 Update to iPhones With Battery Health Management


Apple today started rolling out the much-awaited iOS 11.3 software update to the supported iPhones, iPad devices which bring new features to both these devices. In addition, Apple has also rolled out watchOS 4.3 and tvOS 11.3 with new features…

March 30th, 2018 3:10 PM 2Comments

LG Reaches Out to Reddit Community to Enquire About the Notch


While last year turned out to be the year of 18:9 displays, 2018 may very well be the year of the notch. Plenty of smartphones released at the MWC debuted with the screen notch, a feature popularised by Apple’s iPhone…

March 30th, 2018 1:56 PM 2Comments

Trai Might Make Companies like WhatsApp, Netflix to Share Revenue with Telcos


There is a new case brewing in the telecom industry as regulators debate on whether or not a consultation paper should be issued which would regulate the working of apps like WhatsApp and others since they essentially provide the same…

March 30th, 2018 12:21 PM 14Comments

Moto Z3 Play With Snapdragon 636 SoC and 6.1-inch Screen Gets Certified


Motorola's upper mid-range Moto Z3 Play smartphone has now gone through FCC today, which revealed the key specifications of the upcoming smartphone. The Z3 Play will don the XT1929 model number, like the other Motorola smartphones which arrive with the…

March 30th, 2018 11:10 AM 1Comment

The Oppo F7 and Vivo V9 Faces Stiff Competition from the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro


Oppo just launched its flagship Oppo F7 in India, making it the most affordable smartphone with a notch just days following the launch of Vivo V9 which was unveiled with a similar design. Another midrange smartphone that stacks up against…

March 30th, 2018 9:31 AM 1Comment

Rs 349 Prepaid Plans Compared from Reliance Jio, Airtel and BSNL


In the race of capturing the telecom market, companies have been going head on over each other to come out with the most attractive prices, offers and plans to lure the customers in. BSNL, Airtel and Reliance Jio have strategically…

March 30th, 2018 8:21 AM 4Comments