China’s Coolpad raises $300 mn to boost artificial intelligence capability

Anirban Ghoshal

Smartphone-maker Coolpad has raised $300 million (Rs 1,910 crore) from Chinese property mogul Chen Hua-backed Power Sun Ventures ....

19 January, 2018

Apple to start India manufacturing soon with iPhone SE

Varun Arora

Apple India Pvt. Ltd, the local arm of Cupertino-based Apple Inc., will soon start assembling iPhones in India at a plant in ....

17 February, 2017

Apple partner Wistron seeks approval to expand Bengaluru plant

Team TC

Wistron Corp, a Taiwanese smartphone component manufacturer that also supplies to iPhone maker Apple Inc, is seeking permission ....

2 January, 2017

Motorola launches all-metal body Moto M starting Rs 15,999

Varun Arora

Lenovo-owned smartphone-maker Motorola on Tuesday announced the launch of its all-metal body Moto M for Rs 15,999 for the 32GB ....

13 December, 2016

Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe, Zenfone 3 Ultra go on sale in India

Varun Arora

Taiwanese handset maker Asus said its smartphones Zenfone 3 Deluxe and Zenfone 3 Ultra are now available in India. The Asus Zenfone ....

1 December, 2016

Jio launch boosts demand for VoLTE-enabled smartphones, says report

Varun Arora

Demand for smartphones compatible with the voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) technology in the country has surged after the rollout of Reliance ....

1 November, 2016

What lies ahead for Samsung after Note 7's death?

Varun Arora

South Korean electronics giant Samsung on Tuesday decided to discontinue the production and sales of Galaxy Note 7 after several ....

12 October, 2016

Google's Pixel: What makes the product stand out?

Varun Arora

Google's Pixel, as the tech giant describes it, is the first phone made by Google 'inside and out'. The two phones—Google Pixel ....

5 October, 2016

Google's Pixel - a peek into the smartphone

Dearton Thomas Hector

Google is expected to launch its branded smartphones named Pixel at an event in San Francisco on Tuesday. The technology giant ....

3 October, 2016

Can Coolpad's Note 5 take on Xiaomi's Redmi phones?

Varun Arora

Chinese smartphone maker Coolpad has launched its latest offering, the Note 5, for the Indian market with a price tag of Rs 10,999 ....

30 September, 2016

Xiaomi may bring crowdfunding platform to India

Dearton Thomas Hector

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc. may soon bring its crowdfunding platform to India, according to a report. The move, if it ....

22 September, 2016

Samsung unveils Galaxy J7 Prime, J5 Prime smartphones in India

Varun Arora

Samsung India on Monday announced the launch of mid-budget smartphones Galaxy J7 Prime and Galaxy J5 Prime. The company has priced ....

19 September, 2016

Start shopping, paying bills from mobile as Unified Payments Interface goes live


National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) today said the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) is live and currently available ....

25 August, 2016

Five premium smartphones making India debut soon

Varun Arora

India's smartphone market has had an action-packed 2016 so far as handset makers launched several premium devices as well as budget-friendly ....

19 August, 2016

Samsung launches Galaxy Note7 in India for Rs 59,900

Varun Arora

Samsung launched its flagship device Galaxy Note7 in India almost 10 days after it was launched in New York. Galaxy Note7 has ....

11 August, 2016

Coolpad launches Mega 2.5D for Rs 6,999; can it lure selfie lovers?

Varun Arora

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Coolpad launched Coolpad Mega 2.5D in India, targeting a significant market share in the under ....

10 August, 2016

Apple's India iPhone sales, market share tumble as pressure mounts to boost growth

Varun Arora

Apple Inc.'s mobile-phone shipments and market share in India plunged in the April-June period from a year earlier, according ....

5 August, 2016

Can Redmi 3S help Xiaomi regain lost market share?

Varun Arora

Chinese handset maker Xiaomi has unveiled its latest offering, the Redmi 3S, for Indian users in a bid to capture a bigger pie ....

3 August, 2016

Yahoo bets on digital magazines, predictive search on smartphones


Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer unveiled a handful of new products, including a competitor to Google Inc's predictive ....

9 January, 2014

The Year That Was: 2013 in gadgets

Anand Rai

Early this week, in a new segment called 'The Year That Was', we focused on the top controversies that plagued the Indian tech ....

26 December, 2013

Motorola aims for do-it-yourself smartphones


Motorola wants to let consumers design their own smartphones. The Google-owned manufacturer has launched Project Ara to create ....

30 October, 2013