Withings promises an extensive at-home health solution for $250

Withings had a weird couple of years. The company was acquired by Nokia, only to be abandoned and launch again as its own brand late last year. It was a welcome return for a solid  brand in the health space that was cut down too early. Until now, the reborn company’s releases have largely relegated to … Read more

Smartphone for every family: Andhra CM Naidu promises 14 million mobiles

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday said that nearly 14 million smartphones should be manufactured for distribution in the state. He also said that the state government is planning to distribute a smartphone to each family in Andhra for ease of living. The state government made the announcement in a press release … Read more

Xiaomi Promises to Cap Hardware Income Margin at 5 Percent Ahead of IPO

Chinese smartphone and smart device maker Xiaomiwill cap income from its hardware business at 5 percent of total profits starting in 2018, as it looks to position itself as an Internet services provider ahead of a highly-anticipated IPO. Xiaomi – which makes dozens of Internet-connected products including scooters, water purifiers and televisions – said in a … Read more

Pixel Users Facing Issues in Receiving Text Messages, Google Promises a Fix

Several Google Pixel phone users have reported that they aren’t able to receive text messages on their handsets. In response to the complaints on its product forums, Google has acknowledged the bug and confirmed a fix is on its way. The issue, as first highlighted by a Verizon subscriber using an Android 8.0 Oreo-running Pixel XL, disables the functionality to … Read more

Flipkart iPhone 6 Offer Promises Father’s Day Discount on 16GB Model

As Father’s Day nears, Flipkart is spearheading the offer train with a lucrative deal for Apple fans. Flipkart is offering the iPhone 6 (16GB) from Thursday, June 8 to Saturday, June 10 at a price point that is under the Rs. 30,000 mark. The Flipkart iPhone 6 offer listing reads “To the world’s best dad!” … Read more

Flipkart iPhone 6 Offer Promises Father’s Day Discount on 16GB Model

HIGHLIGHTS iPhone 6 (16GB) is currently available on Flipkart for Rs. 24,990 The special price will be offered from June 8 to June 10 The offer is to commemorate Father’s Day on June 18 As Father’s Day nears, Flipkart is spearheading the offer train with a lucrative deal for Apple fans. Flipkart is offering the … Read more

Windows 10’s Cortana adds Suggested Reminders to help you keep your promises

PCWorld | FEB 9, 2017 8:00 AM PT Credit: Microsoft MORE LIKE THIS Meet Cortana: The ultimate guide to Windows 10’s helpful digital assistant 4 ways to get things done faster with Cortana Windows 10’s Cortana now makes it easy to list who’s naughty or nice VIDEO 3 Ways to Speed Up Windows 10 Windows … Read more

Fed’s Bullard to Trump: Enough with pro-growth promises, the markets want action

The 10-year Treasury yield is settling down after a postelection pop, as the market looks to President-elect Donald Trump and Republicans in Congress to deliver on economic growth promises, St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard told CNBC on Thursday. Appearing on “Squawk Box,” Bullard said there’s no need to dramatically increase rates right now. … Read more

Mozilla promises a next-gen Firefox engine that will deliver huge improvements

Mozilla’s Firefox chief promised massive leaps in the web browser’s performance via “Project Quantum,” an entirely new web engine that will power Firefox beginning in 2017. Quantum, according to David Bryant, the head of platform engineering at Mozilla, will take full advantage of modern PC and mobile hardware, exploiting parallelism to run processes across multiple … Read more

The Glance Clock promises to change your concept of timekeeping

How do you improve on a design as classic as the round wall clock? With LEDs. Lots and lots of LEDs. I’m being facetious. Glance Clock founder and CEO Anton Zriaschev has conjured up a delightful timepiece that blends elements of analog and digital design and promises to make you more productive by helping you … Read more