Media’s new revenue play: Sell software to other media companies

Publishers are increasingly beginning to act more like digital product companies that sell services to clients rather than advertising to brands. In early August, The Information reported that Axios plans to sell the newsletter technology that powers the core of its product. Back in June, The Alpha Group, an incubator that develops digital products inside Advance Local, … Read more Media’s new revenue play: Sell software to other media companies

LG V50S 5G dual-screen phone announced at IFA 2019: Specs and other details

The new phone will be launched as a 5G model in South Korea next month and will be available in a 4G variant under the name of G8X in the coming months, the firm said. LG V50 LG Electronics Inc.has introduced its new flagship smartphone with a dual-screen and 5G connectivity to expand mobile experiences … Read more LG V50S 5G dual-screen phone announced at IFA 2019: Specs and other details

Xiaomi Independence Day Sale 2019: Offers on Redmi Note 7S, Redmi Note 7 Pro, Other Phones

Xiaomi is hosting an Independence Day sale in India on Mi.com. This sale will begin at 12pm (noon) IST today and will continue through August 11. Apart from hosting a sale on its own site, the company has also listed its products with offers during the Flipkart National Shopping Days sale scheduled to be held … Read more Xiaomi Independence Day Sale 2019: Offers on Redmi Note 7S, Redmi Note 7 Pro, Other Phones

iPhone X Successor With 6.1-Inch LCD Display May Cost $200 Less Than Other Models: Report

Apple will be launching its latest iPhone models in the fall of 2018 and according to previous reports the company is expected to unveil three iPhone variants this year – a 6.5-inch OLED model, a 6.1-inch LCD model, and a 5.8-inch OLED model. Now, an analyst report has predicted the pricing details of one of the … Read more iPhone X Successor With 6.1-Inch LCD Display May Cost $200 Less Than Other Models: Report

Xiaomi, OnePlus, Lenovo, Vivo, Oppo, and Other Chinese OEMs Partner to Launch ‘Fast Apps’ to Rival WeChat’s Mini Programs

China’s biggest smartphone makers are collaborating to promote download-free “fast apps”, in a move backed by the government and likely to threaten Tencent Holdings’ grip on mobile traffic with its wildly popular WeChat app. The messenger-to-payment app WeChat, which has more than 1 billion users, last year launched “mini-programs” within the app that look and operate much like … Read more Xiaomi, OnePlus, Lenovo, Vivo, Oppo, and Other Chinese OEMs Partner to Launch ‘Fast Apps’ to Rival WeChat’s Mini Programs

How Samsung Galaxy S9 compares with other premium smartphones

The S9 is the successor to the S8, and the S9+ succeeds its bigger sibling, the S8+. Samsung is rushing the new Galaxy S9 and S9+ to India within weeks of the global unveiling at the MWC (Mobile World Congress) 2018. The Galaxy S9 will be available at Rs57,900 (64GB) and Rs65,900 (256GB), while the … Read more How Samsung Galaxy S9 compares with other premium smartphones

iPhone X, iPhone SE, Other iPhone Models Available With Up to 50 Percent Discount With Exchange, Other Offers

Indian mobile retail chain Sangeetha Mobiles is offering up to 50 percent off on the purchase of iPhonemodels, including the iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, and iPhone SE. While it might sound like an unbelievable offer, it does come with its fair share of caveats. The offer price is a combination of HDFC EMI cashbacks, exchange discounts, and the retailer’s … Read more iPhone X, iPhone SE, Other iPhone Models Available With Up to 50 Percent Discount With Exchange, Other Offers

Flipkart Samsung Carnival Offers Galaxy S7 at Rs. 22,990, Deals on Other Smartphones, and More

The Flipkart Samsung Carnival dates are February 7 to February 9 HIGHLIGHTS The Galaxy S7 is available at a price of Rs. 22,990 Several mid-range smartphones are also up for grabs at a discount HDFC card owners can avail a 10 percent discount up to Rs. 1,250 Flipkart is hosting yet another sale in the form … Read more Flipkart Samsung Carnival Offers Galaxy S7 at Rs. 22,990, Deals on Other Smartphones, and More

Redmi Note 4 Discounts and Other Xiaomi Product Offers on Flipkart, Amazon

One of Xiaomi’s bestselling smartphones in India, the Redmi Note 4, can now be purchased at discounted prices, especially the 4GB + 64GB variant on Flipkart during the Big Billion Days sale. During the five-day sale, you can find the Redmi Note 4 (4GB + 64GB) for Rs. 10,999, down from Rs. 12,999. The company is also offering … Read more Redmi Note 4 Discounts and Other Xiaomi Product Offers on Flipkart, Amazon

Germany Plans to Fine Facebook, Other Social Media Sites Over Hate Speech

  Germany plans a new law calling for social networks like Facebook to remove slanderous or threatening online postings quickly or face fines of up to EUR 50 million ($53 million or roughly Rs. 348 crores). “This (draft law) sets out binding standards for the way operators of social networks deal with complaints and obliges … Read more Germany Plans to Fine Facebook, Other Social Media Sites Over Hate Speech