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Xiaomi Replaces Mi 6 Headphone Jack for Battery

Following the new trend, Xiaomi has joined the club of Apple and Motorola, while HTC is queing up for the same option to replace headphone jack and save the space for other improvements. Priced Rs.23,990, Mi 6 is likely to cater mid-level market segment, sans headphones. It means removal of volume controls, speaker grilles and a headphone jack, as Apple’s ...

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Huawei Launches Huawei Mate 9 to Rival Apple, Google

Huawei Device USA revealed that its highly-acclaimed Huawei Mate 9 will be available in the United States starting today, January 6, 2017. The new Mate 9 delivers an all-new Android experience, featuring fast computing performance for 18 months with the new Kirin 960 chipset and machine-learning algorithm, SuperCharge technology for safe and fast charging, and a new photo experience. "Response ...

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Google CEO Pichai Piches for $30 Smartphone

Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Thursday called for a smartphone priced just $30 or Rs.2,000 so countries like India can provide more access to the Internet and digital services for people. Speaking at his alma mater IIT-Kharagpur, Pitchai said,”I would love to see cheaper smartphones, entry-level smartphones by bringing down the prices even more, may be at $30 level for ...

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Shane Warne Launches First Individual Emoji App for a Cricketer

Joining the ranks with celebrities around the world such as Justin Bieber, Ellen, Ronaldinho and Usain Bolt, emoji app developer StarMojis is launching the WarnieMojis app, which promises to add plenty of fun into the communication world with family and friends. The app features hundreds of unique and exclusive emoji stickers, GIF’s, audio comments and a custom message maker that ...

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Stagefright 2.0 Affected All Android Devices, New Patch Still to Come

Despite a patch released two months ago by Google and several Android smartphone manufacturers to secure the phones from the Stagefright bug which had affected about a billion Android-powered devices, still security experts warn against fool-proof system. The Stagefright bug allows an attacker to take over an Android device by sending an MMS message, the Stagefright 2.0 allows an attacker ...

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