HindustanTimes Mon,24 Nov 2014



other stories

US glassmaker Corning toughens Gorilla Glass for smartphone screens

US manufacturer Corning said Thursday it was introducing a new, tougher version of its Gorilla Glass used by major smartphone makers in a bid to maintain dominance in the sector.

Apple, Xiaomi trade smartphone barbs in China

Top executives from US technology giant Apple and Chinese smartphone upstart Xiaomi traded light-hearted barbs on Thursday at a Chinese Internet conference, acknowledging the fierce competition between the rivals.

Track your keys with Moto Keylink

Motorola has launched a clever little key fob that can help find a missing phone and minimize the chance of misplacing the door key.

Xiaomi will be India's biggest cell phone supplier in two years: CEO

The four-year-old Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi will become the biggest cell phone supplier to India in two years, the company's top official said at an international internet forum in eastern China on Thursday.

Micromax phones to now come with pre-installed Cyanogen software

Android mod-maker Cyanogen has signed a new deal with Indian consumer electronics company Micromax following which Micromax phones will come with Cyanogen's software installed in them.

Nexus 6 up for pre-order on Flipkart for Rs. 43,999

Handset maker Motorola has said its latest smartphone - Nexus 6 - priced Rs. 43,999 onwards, can be pre-ordered in India on Flipkart.

Nokia revives the brand with launch of Android tablet

The aluminium-cased N1, which runs on Google's Android Lollipop operating software but features Nokia's new Z Launcher intelligent home screen interface, is due to be in stores in China in the first quarter of next year for an estimated price of $249 before taxes.

Nokia shows off first Android tablet 'N1'

The N1, revealed on Tuesday, is the Finnish firm's first piece of hardware since it sold its phone business to Microsoft and comes completely out of the blue.

Micromax unveils 'Yu' brand for digital youth

Country's second largest smartphone maker Micromax on Tuesday unveiled a new range of devices under 'Yu' brand, focussed on the fast growing segment of tech enthusiasts.

Samsung to slash number of smartphone models

Samsung Electronics has announced plans to slash the number of smartphone models it issues next year by up to one-third as it tries to cut prices in the face of intense Chinese competition.

Intel's upscale bracelet has Google alerts, AT&T data plan

Upcoming bracelets with technology from Intel Corp and design cues from fashion brand Opening Ceremony will connect the wearer with Facebook, Google and Yelp via an AT&T data plan without having to carry a smartphone.

Asus ZenWatch hits retail

Two months after its initial reveal, the Asus ZenWatch Android Wear smartwatch is finally on sale.

A new smartphone that can print selfies in seconds

A French company has developed a brand new smartphone case that can print selfies from the phone itself in less than a minute.

BlackBerry to launch `classic` smartphone in December

BlackBerry is on course to launch its "classic" handset that would feature latest version of its operating system and modern specifications.

BlackBerry signs up Samsung in services push

BlackBerry announced partnerships with Samsung Electronics Co and other high-profile tech players on Thursday, broadening the reach of its new mobile-device management and security platform, and sending its shares 7% higher.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved