Jio Phone Bookings Start Online and Offline: How to Pre-Order the Mobile

Jio Phone booking process started on Thursday, roughly a month after the company officially unveiled the handset to the world at an event in Mumbai. The 4G feature phone’s beta trials started on August 15, but those were limited only to select employees of Reliance Jio, and not the public. But now with the Jio Phone bookings officially … Read more Jio Phone Bookings Start Online and Offline: How to Pre-Order the Mobile

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) to start receiving Android Nougat update soon

The tested unit carries the model number SM-A720F, which is the single-SIM version of the phone. As yet, the dual-SIM variant has not received any certification, but it is possible that Samsung is currently working on the necessary software for the handset. Once the Android 7.0 Nougat update hits the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017), users … Read more Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) to start receiving Android Nougat update soon

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Refurbished Units to Start Selling Next Week: Reports

The world’s biggest smartphone maker Samsung will next week start reselling refurbished Galaxy Note 7 devices after a humiliating recall over exploding batteries last year, news reports said Tuesday. Samsung Electronics declined to comment on the reports. The recall debacle cost the Korean giant billions of dollars in lost profits and hammered its global credibility. … Read more Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Refurbished Units to Start Selling Next Week: Reports

Sony Xperia XZ, Xperia X Performance Start Receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update

Sony has started rolling out the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for its Xperia XZ and Xperia X Performance smartphones, as per user reports. The move makes Sony amongst the first Android OEMs to bring the version to handsets, after its rollout began for Nexus and Pixel devices in December last year. Users report that the … Read more Sony Xperia XZ, Xperia X Performance Start Receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update

Apple to start manufacturing iPhone SE in India

Last month Apple reportedly selected Wistron as the primary manufacturer for all its iPhones in India. The Taiwanese partner of the Cupertino-based company set up a plant in Bengaluru in order to start the local production. According to industry sources speaking to Reuters, iPhone SE assembly will begin in the coming months. Apple’s midranger is … Read more Apple to start manufacturing iPhone SE in India

Honor 8 Nougat update will start rolling out in US on February 11

While it was earlier announced to be coming on February 10, Huawei has now confirmed that the Nougat update for the Honor 8 smartphone will actually start rolling out a day later, i.e, on February 11. The announcement came in the form of a tweet from the US subsidiary of the Chinese company: GIPHY ‎@giphy … Read more Honor 8 Nougat update will start rolling out in US on February 11

Chrome, Firefox start warning users when websites use insecure HTTP logins

The war on insecure webpages has begun, and Mozilla fired the first shot. Recently, Mozilla rolled out Firefox 51 to its mainstream user base. With the new release comes an insecure warning on any page that offers a login form over an HTTP connection instead of HTTPS. Chrome plans to follow suit with version 56, … Read more Chrome, Firefox start warning users when websites use insecure HTTP logins

UP Board Exams 2017: Likely to start from March 16

This year, a total of 26,24,681 students have registered for Class 12 exams and 34,04,571 will sit for Class 10 exams UP Board exams likely to begin from March 16 RELATED STORIES Younger IITs record a whooping increase in average salaries this season BPS must have representation at policy making for education: NISA PGIMER to … Read more UP Board Exams 2017: Likely to start from March 16

Huawei P9 and Mate 8 start receiving Nougat update

If you recall, earlier this month, Huawei officially announced its Nougat update plans, revealing that the Mate 8 and P9 will be the first devices getting the update, something which the company said will happen in Q1, 2017. However, a recent rumor suggested that the update will be pushed out – at-least to the units … Read more Huawei P9 and Mate 8 start receiving Nougat update

Start hoarding SSDs: Prices are expected to spike as supply gets tight

Time to add SSDs to your hoarding list. Citing a transition in technology and increased demand, NAND prices are expected to begin heading north next year, analysts say. NAND chips revenue had already increased by 19.6 percent due to increased demand in the third quarter of this year and will be even tighter as we close … Read more Start hoarding SSDs: Prices are expected to spike as supply gets tight