Category Archives: Business

Lenovo P2 goes on sale, available exclusively on Flipkart

New Delhi: Lenovo P2 goes on sale from Thursday. The smartphone is available exclusively on e-commerce site Flipkart. SPECIFICATIONS: DISPLAY: 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) Super AMOLED display with 2.5D Gorilla Glass and PPI of 401 pixels per inch PROCESSOR: 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor OPERATING SYSTEM: Android 6.0 Marshmallow RAM: 3GB and 4GB MEMORY: 32GB internal storage, expandable up to 128GB CAMERA: 13MP rear camera Read More

Here is mantra for great mobile wallet experience

New Delhi: Mobile wallet companies want to make the hay while the proverbial Sun of demonetisation shines. They need to ensure that in order to make the hay, they need to win the trust of consumers by providing effective, completely secure, private and reliable services, 3-D or OTP (one time password) security options. Assocham in association with market research firm RNCOS Read More

AT&T takes the wraps off DirecTV Now streaming service ahead of November 30 launch

New York: AT&T Inc, the largest U.S. TV provider, took the wraps off its new DirecTV Nowstreaming service on Monday, two days before it enters the online video service market to win subscribers who shun pay-television subscriptions. DirecTV Now will launch at prices ranging from $35 a month for over 60 channels to $70 for over 120 channels, AT&T said. Read More

Latest leaks hint at Xiaomi Mi Note 2 launch in September

New Delhi: In the latest, some leaks in the online space have sent strong hints about the most probable release date of Xiaomi Mi Note 2 launch date. If the information (in form of links), provided by Weibo, is to be believed, Mi Note 2 will be released on September 14. However, another leak which is a leaked promo image Read More

Nokia planning to re-enter smartphone business in 2017

Barcelona: If a slide from Nokia’s Capital Markets Day 2016 is anything to go by, the one-time famous smartphone maker is planning to re-enter the business in 2017. The event that was held on November 15 for investors, the company stated that 2017 will represent “Nokia brand`s return to smartphones.,” Phone Arena reported on Friday. Since it does not have Read More

McLaren confirms new 3-seat hypercar

Fans of the original McLaren F1 would be delighted to know that there will soon be a new hyper car from McLaren with the same magical three-seat layout. The British carmaker, in fact, has confirmed details of what’s being billed as the world’s first ‘Hyper GT’. This new model will be the most special and luxurious road-going McLaren till date. Read More


New Delhi: Chinese tech major Lenovo has become the second-biggest smartphone brand in terms of value ahead of Apple, Micromax and Oppo with a market share of 9.1 per cent, according to the research firm IDC. Besides, the market share in terms of units sold of the company surged in second quarter, making it the third largest smartphone brand in Read More

Lexus plans for fuel cell vehicles by 2020

Reports state that Lexus is all set to follow Toyota into the hydrogen fuel cell car market, and is expected to come up with a new luxury model that should go on sale by the year 2020. Lexus’ anticipated model would follow the footsteps of the Toyota Mirai, the world’s first commercially available fuel cell car, but will showcase the Read More

Chinese mobile phone manufacturers urged to ‘Make in India’

New Delhi: At a time when India is poised to become a global manufacturing hub for mobile phones and components, Pankaj Mohindroo, National President, Indian Cellular Association (ICA), has asked Chinese companies to partner with Indian firms for setting up a manufacturing base in the country. “We are targeting 500 million mobile phones manufacturing by 2019, along with a robust Read More

Despite boycott calls of Chinese goods, Xiaomi sells 1 mn handsets in India in 18 days

Beijing: Chinese cellphone maker Xiaomi has sold a record one million smartphones in India in 18 days during the Diwali festive season, despite boycott calls of Chinese goods in the country, state media reported today. The Beijing-based company now aims at becoming largest smartphone vendor in India, the world’s fastest growing handset market, in the next three to five years, Read More