Xiaomi sold 100 million devices in 10 months

Xiaomi targeted to ship more than 100 million smartphones in 2018 and according to the latest information, it managed to reach the milestone with two months to spare. Lei Jun delivered a speech at Zhong Guan Cun Forum in Beijing, China, where he announced the number was reached on October 26. Lei Jun, who is … Read more Xiaomi sold 100 million devices in 10 months

One in Two Feature Phone Users in India Intend to Buy a 4G Feature Phone in Next 6 Months: IDC

One out of three feature phone users in India are willing to purchase a data-enabled phone in next one year, and more than half are ready to spend between $100 to $200 (roughly between Rs. 6,400 and Rs. 12,800) on a new smartphone, according to a research study by IDC. The study, titled India Smartphone Pulse, … Read more One in Two Feature Phone Users in India Intend to Buy a 4G Feature Phone in Next 6 Months: IDC

Six months after a deadly shooting at Quebec mosque; it’s president’s car deliberately set ablaze

Six months after a deadly shooting at a Quebec City mosque, its president’s car was deliberately set on fire, officials said Wednesday. “Another hateful act” targeted the mosque and its president Mohamed Labidi in addition to “a long series” of other incidents, the Islamic Cultural Center of Quebec said in a statement. The fire was … Read more Six months after a deadly shooting at Quebec mosque; it’s president’s car deliberately set ablaze

Here’s the only economic number you should watch for the next 3 months: Strategist

When looking ahead to the Federal Reserve’s three predicted interest rate hikes for 2017, only wage growth data matter, strategist Boris Schlossberg told CNBC on Thursday. “This is the only economic number you should be watching for the next three months. If wage growth isn’t there, the Fed stays still. Mark my words,” Schlossberg told … Read more Here’s the only economic number you should watch for the next 3 months: Strategist

Twitter’s looking better than it did a few months ago

Chris Ratcliffe | Bloomberg | Getty Images Twitter Just three months ago Carnegie Mellon University’s Vivek Wadhwa told CNBC that “Twitter is toast.” Twitter’s world looks very different now. After all buying interest in the company dried up, Twitter reported earnings that beat estimates and reinforced the faith of its longtime shareholders. “The world needs … Read more Twitter’s looking better than it did a few months ago

A $600 Xiaomi phone coming this 12 months

Acknowledged for supplying specs-heavy gadgets at low-priced charges, Xiaomi is planning to launch ancostly smartphone this year. The handset’s price might be round RMB four,000, which translates into $six hundred at current change prices. Xiaomi co-founder Liwan Jiang made the revelation. He, however, harassed that despite its high fee factor, thetool will still provide greater … Read more A $600 Xiaomi phone coming this 12 months