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New Nokia phones leak, Nokia X6 moniker confirmed

Three new Nokia smartphones have been spotted in a certification listing. Carrying model numbers TA-1075, TA-1105, and TA-1116, the devices have received regulatory approval in Russia. Sadly, nothing else is currently known about these devices. However, given that they have started collecting certifications, we expect to hear more on them soon. Meanwhile, the Nokia X6 moniker has been confirmed. The name has ... Read More »

Deal: Grab a first-gen Nokia 6 for $199

In a limited time offer, the first generation Nokia 6 smartphone is currently going for $199 at Newegg. That, if you compare, is a price cut of $30 given its usual price tag of $229. As you can see in the following screenshot, you need to use the promo code EMCSPUPU3 to get the discount while making the purchase. Other retailers like ... Read More »

Panasonic P95 With 1GB RAM, Face Unlock Launched in India: Price, Specifications

  Panasonic on Monday unveiled its latest P-Series smartphone in India, the P95. The company says that the Panasonic P95 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 processor and comes with 4G VoLTE support. The entry-level smartphone has been priced at Rs. 4999. However, all new Panasonic P95 will be available at a discounted price of Rs. 3999 at the Flipkart Big Shopping Day ... Read More »

Pre-order pricing for LG V30S ThinQ dropped by $200

US pre-orders for LG V30S ThinQ went live only last week, with the device carrying a whopping $929.99 price tag. However, if you take a look at the B&H listing now, you’ll see the asking price has been dropped. Yes, the device has already received a discount of $200, which brings the price tag down to $729.99. That’s certainly good news for those ... Read More »

Samsung Pips Intel as Top Semiconductor Player in 2017: Gartner

In a significant development, Samsung Electronics with 14.2 percent share surpassed Intel as the top vendor for the global semiconductor market in 2017 – a feat that took 25 years to happen – Gartner said on Monday. Samsung registered $59,875 million (roughly Rs. 3.97 lakh crores) in revenue while Intel at second place reported a revenue of $58,725 million (roughly Rs. 3.9 lakh crores) ... Read More »

Nokia X Receives Certification in China; Affordable Price Tag Likely

Nokia X is yet to receive an official confirmation, but it recently surfaced in China with a launch dateslated for April 27. And now, two of the long-rumoured Nokia X models have received a certification from wireless authority China Compulsory Certification (CCC) that points to an affordable price bracket. The listing shows that both Nokia X models will come with a regular ... Read More »

LG V30 Gets AI Cam, March Android Security Patch, ThinQ Branding With Software Update

LG V30 is now receiving a software update on certain Verizon-branded units in the US. The update brings software version VS99620b to the LG V30 with features like the new AI Cam, a new start screen with ThinQ branding, and the “latest Android security updates”. These features were rolled out to the LG V30+ back in March this year. To check for the LG V30 OTA ... Read More »

Verizon users notified of Oreo update for Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, don’t get it

Not funny, Verizon. People have been waiting for the Oreo update for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge for a long time – these may be 2016 phones, but they are still flagships! So, when the Verizon Support page showed that the duo is finally getting the update, people’s heart leapt for joy. Now imagine their disappointment when they found it’s just a security ... Read More »

6 reasons why you must try insanely delicious African street food Bunny Chow

1. An overview If you really want to see a live example of the saying ‘’Sharing is Caring’’, then you should try Bunny Chow. Often referred to as a bunny, it is the most iconic Durban (South Africa), street food that is at heart a communal, working-class dish and is meant to be shared with another person. It is basically ... Read More »

iOS 11 Bug Lets Camera QR Code Reader Redirect Users to Malicious Websites: Report

HIGHLIGHTS The bug arises as a miscommunication between camera app and Safari URL in notification preview can be different from actual link The vulnerability was reported to Apple in December last year Another day, another iOS bug discovery. The stock Camera app on iOS 11 was recently updated to automatically detect QR codes and show link previews in case the QR code contains a URL. However, ... Read More »