Samsung dethrones Xiaomi as overall mobile phone leader in India

Samsung dethrones Xiaomi as overall mobile phone leader in India

Friday, 07 August 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

South Korean major Samsung has dethroned Xiaomi to lead the overall mobile phone market in India in the second quarter of this year, a new report said on Friday. Samsung led the overall mobile phone market with a market share of 24 per cent, followed by Xiaomi and Vivo, said IDC...

'Massive' demand delays OnePlus Nord open sale in India

'Massive' demand delays OnePlus Nord open sale in India

Wednesday, 05 August 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

OnePlus has postponed open sale of its affordable smartphone Nord to Friday owing to an ‘overwhelming response during the pre-order period. The open sale for Nord was earlier set for Tuesday. "To ensure sufficient stock for open sales, the new open sales date for the OnePlus Nord in India is ?August 6....

Microsoft to launch xCloud game streaming service on Sept 15

Microsoft to launch xCloud game streaming service on Sept 15

Wednesday, 05 August 2020 | IANS | San Francisco

Microsoft is all set to launch its much-anticipated game streaming service called xCloud on September 15 for Android users in 22 countries. South Korea will be the only Asian country for the xCloud service's global launch and India is not part of the list as of now. Project xCloud will be bundled...

Microsoft Edge surpasses Firefox to take 2nd spot after Chrome

Microsoft Edge surpasses Firefox to take 2nd spot after Chrome

Tuesday, 04 August 2020 | IANS | San Francisco

The revamped Microsoft Edge has surpassed Firefox to take the second position in the browser market globally, according to latest data from NetMarketShare. With over 71 per cent share, Google Chrome dominated the browser market in July, the data showed. The Chromium-based Edge browser grabbed 8.09 per cent market share, slightly ahead...

Xiaomi launches affordable Redmi 9 Prime in India

Xiaomi launches affordable Redmi 9 Prime in India

Tuesday, 04 August 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

Expanding its Redmi series, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Tuesday launched Redmi 9 Prime in India at a starting price of Rs 9,999 (4GB+64GB variant). The 4GB+128GB storage option will be available for Rs 11,999 in four colours -- space blue, mint green, matte black and sunrise flare -- from August...

Existing Sony PS4 controller not to work with PS5 games

Existing Sony PS4 controller not to work with PS5 games

Tuesday, 04 August 2020 | IANS | Tokyo

The Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony has confirmed that its existing PS4 controller will not work with PS5 games. "We believe that PS5 games should take advantage of the new capabilities and features we're bringing to the platform, including the features of DualSense wireless controller," the company said in a statement. A...

Microsoft Surface Duo 3460 mAh battery to last all day

Microsoft Surface Duo 3460 mAh battery to last all day

Monday, 03 August 2020 | IANS | San Francisco

Microsoft is reportedly planning to ship its foldable smartphone Surface Duo this year and will pack a 3460 mAh battery which will reportedly last all day. According to Windows Central's Zac Bowden, while the battery capacity seems to be quite low for a device with two screens, but it will "get...

Twitter survey reveals paid service with 'Undo Send' button

Twitter survey reveals paid service with 'Undo Send' button

Monday, 03 August 2020 | IANS | San Francisco

Twitter has kicked off a new survey for its upcoming paid subscription service that will give users options like "Undo Send" button (like an edit button) and ability to tweet longer and high-quality videos, among other features. The micro-blogging platform hinted last month it is planning a paid subscription platform that...

State Editions

BSES discoms’ replacement scheme for ACs, fans

08 August 2020 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Govt sends notices to 5,584 firms for not filing GST returns

08 August 2020 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Pay salaries of Covid warriors, Cong workers tell Kejriwal

08 August 2020 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

FIR filed against six revenue officials among 12 people

08 August 2020 | Parvesh Sharma | Delhi

SDMC swings into action as vector-borne diseases surge

08 August 2020 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

CSE welcomes notification of EV Policy

08 August 2020 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

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A new chapter begins

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