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Report: US lawmakers pushing for AT&T to cut ties with Huawei over building a 5G network

Huawei can’t seem to catch a break. First, the Huawei Mate 10 Pro’s launch on AT&T was nixed at the last minute because of reported “political pressure”. Now, the US government is considering...
January 16, 2018 10:25 AM

Bromite is another Google Chrome Port with Built-in Ad Blocking

Most people find ads annoying — especially on smartphones. Advertisements suck up your phone’s mobile data, tax its hardware, and drain its battery, so it’s no wonder that ad blocking is on the...
January 16, 2018 10:00 AM

Google Denies It’s Launching Optimized Google Maps for China

Google pulled many of its mobile apps and services from China in 2010, after the search giant refused the government’s demand that it self-censor Google Search. This week, a report in...
January 16, 2018 9:33 AM

Honor 9 Lite Giveaway Coming Soon

One of Honor’s biggest launches in 2017 was the Honor 9. On January 17 Honor will launch the Honor 9 Lite in India. This phone will have all the spirit...
January 15, 2018 8:14 PM

Report: Samsung India to Develop New Online Smartphone Series to Compete with Xiaomi in Smartphone Sales

Samsung has retained its number one position in the Indian smartphone market without much trouble. But China-based smartphone vendors in India, led by Xiaomi, have threatened the company’s dominance. Xiaomi...
January 15, 2018 4:25 PM

Report: LG Orders Mobile Team to Start Development of the LG G7 from Scratch

With the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in the rear-view mirror, the next major consumer tech event is Mobile World Congress 2018, which will be held in February. It was initially...
January 15, 2018 4:00 PM

Samsung Might Have Stopped Bundling USB-C Adapters with its Phones

Samsung might have stopped bundling micro-USB-to-USB-C adapters with its mid-range phones. That’s according to SamMobile, which reported that some variants of the recently released Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8+ (2018)...
January 15, 2018 3:30 PM

Micromax to Launch Bharat Go, India’s First Android Go Phone

Over the years, Google’s focused lot on developing countries such as India. From providing connectivity solutions like RailWire Wi-Fi to launching payment apps like Tez, the search giant’s become increasingly...
January 15, 2018 3:00 PM

Report: Falling Memory Prices May Lead to Slowing Growth Rate in the Memory Chip Industry

Since mid-2016, the memory chip industry has experienced a “chip boom” — in other words, a rise in memory prices and high growth rates. Mostly, this hasn’t been good for...
January 15, 2018 2:40 PM

HTC U11 Eyes Announced with Dual Selfie Cameras and Face Unlock

HTC announced the U11 Eyes on Monday, the newest addition to the U11 device family. It’s the successor to 2014’s Desire Eye, and the highlights include dual selfie cameras, an...
January 15, 2018 1:15 PM

Lock in 2TB of the Most Secure Cloud Storage Around for 85% off

SpiderOak ONE goes above and beyond what’s expected of similar cloud platforms. Thanks to the most advanced end-to-end encryption available, your data will always be protected from both system failures...
January 15, 2018 1:00 PM

Android Oreo-based MIUI 9 Global Beta 8.1.11 Released for the Xiaomi Mi 6

The Xiaomi Mi 6 was Xiaomi’s flagship smartphone for the first half of 2017. Although it was never released in India, the Mi 6 distinguished itself with a premium list...
January 15, 2018 12:05 PM