Telstra opens up Telstra Air wi-fi network to millions of Australians for summer of free data

TELSTRA today launches the summer of wi-fi love, opening up its Telstra Air Network so that millions of Australians will have uncapped and unlimited free wi-fi around the country. Telstra predicts that Australians looking to avoid mobile data costs or not wanting to burden their home data limits will be tapping into the wi-fi network and using the data equivalent ... Read More »

Apple has a secret laboratory where it’s developing thinner and brighter iPhone displays

APPLE has opened up a new and secretive research lab in Taiwan to help with it’s never-ending quest to create even thinner devices. There, a team of about 50 engineers are working tirelessly to develop new display technologies that would ultimately allow Apple to release products which are lighter, thinner, and more energy-efficient. Located in the Longtan District of Taiwan, ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5 Price, Specifications Tipped by E-Commerce Site Listing

Xiaomi’s upcoming flagship smartphone could be the first handset to sport a Snapdragon 820processor. An e-commerce website seems to have jumped the gun on listing the yet-to-be-announcedXiaomi Mi 5, a listing that also reveals the innards of the handset. If the listing on Oppomart is to be believed, the Xiaomi Mi 5 will pack some of the best hardware modules ... Read More »

Datawind to launch 4G smartphone by February, to be priced at Rs 3,000

Low-cost handset maker Datawind will launch a 4G smartphone early next year priced at about Rs 3,000 and offer free Internet browsing for 12 months on it. “We will launch a 4G device for about Rs 3,000 with free unlimited 4G browsing for 12 months,” Datawind President and CEO Suneet Singh Tuli told PTI. He, however, said there will be ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note Prime launched in India at Rs 8,499; 5 things to know

Redmi Note Prime, company’s second ‘Made in India’ smartphone, has been launched in India on Monday at a price of Rs 8,499. The smartphone that will go on sale from December 15 from 10 am will be available exclusively on and The smartphone is an enhanced version of Redmi Note 4G. “We are really happy to be able to ... Read More »

Call Drops: Trai to Test Extent of Progress Made in Fixing the Problem

Telecom regulator Trai will again carry out drive tests in various cities, including Delhi and Mumbai, at the end of this month to determine the extent of progress in fixing the call drop problem. “We will do that at the end of this month,” Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) Chairman R S Sharma said in New Delhi on the ... Read More »

Waiting for Low-Cost Windows 10 Phones? Keep Waiting, Says Microsoft Executive

For those in India waiting for low-cost Lumia smartphones that come packed with New-Age Windows 10, there is still some time as the company is now focussed on re-branding and launching new generation smartphones to take on big players, a top Microsoft executive has said. “We are sort of re-building so we will start high. New generation smartphones first and ... Read More »

India Funding Roundup: BlackBuck, Urban Clap, Chillr, Paynear, Online RTI, and More

Home  |   Apps  |   Apps News India Funding Roundup: BlackBuck, Urban Clap, Chillr, Paynear, Online RTI, and More by Sriram Sharma , 11 December 2015 Share on FacebookTweetShareShareEmailReddit BlackBuck B2B logistics startup BlackBuck has raised $25 million (about Rs. 167 crores) in funding in its Series B round from Tiger Global, Apoletto (DST-Yuri Milner’s Founders Fund), Accel and Flipkart. The ... Read More »

Samsung India celebrating 20 years in the country with attractive discounts and promotions

Samsung has completed 20 years in India, marking a major milestone for the company. To celebrate this accordingly, the company has announced a slew of promotions and discounts to thank their loyal customers. The promotions will run for 20 days between December 11 and December 30. For mobile users, the company is offering “more than 20” offers via the My ... Read More »

OnePlus One to get OTA update for CyanogenMod 12S version in India?

After Cyanogen struck an exclusive deal with Micromax in India, OnePlus One users in the region were left wondering as to what the future would hold for them with regards to software updates. OnePlus came up with an answer for this as it started developing a new ROM called Oxygen OS for the handset. A new report now suggests that ... Read More »