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Tribal students in Wayanad left out as education goes online amid lockdown

At a time when the education system is going online in view of the COVID-19 pandemic, students from the tribal settlements without internet connectivity or smartphones are left out. “The government intervention to link school students to online platforms to provide them with education is good. But at the same time, the government must consider the special situation of tribal ... Read More »

ITC Wills Lifestyle Goes 100% Natural, Launches New Identity and Direction

ITC Wills Lifestyle, on a journey of evolution has made the tectonic shift to 100% Natural, and will now simply be called ‘WLS’. WLS breaks ground as the first mainstream Indian apparel brand to embark on a journey of the unhurried art of going back to nature. Building on the brand’s promise of purity, quality and craftsmanship, WLS will offer ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9+ Sunrise Gold Edition Goes on Sale in India Today

Samsung had announced a new colour variant of the Galaxy S9+ – Sunrise Gold Edition – last week in India. While the pre-bookings of the new model had started on June 15, the smartphone will go on sale in the country starting today (June 20). Samsung has notified that the Sunrise Gold edition of Galaxy S9+ can be bought across select retail stores. And, ... Read More »

OnePlus 6 Pre-Booking Offer in India With Cashback, Extended Warranty Goes Live

HIGHLIGHTS Amazon’s new OnePlus 6 gift card that will ensure pre-booking It will let you buy the OnePlus on May 21 and May 22 The gift card offers Rs. 1,000 cashback and extended warranty OnePlus and Amazon’s Fast AF (Fast and First) sale is now live, giving potential OnePlus 6 buyers in India the opportunity to be the first one to own the smartphone. ... Read More »

US Fed goes for 25bps rate hike in Jerome Powell’s 1st meeting as chairman

Jerome Powell, chairperson of the US Federal Reserve. The vote for an interest rate hike to 1.5% to 1.75% was a unanimous 8-0. Photo: Bloomberg New York: US Federal Reserve officials, meeting for the first time under chairman Jerome Powell, raised the benchmark lending rate a quarter-point and forecast a steeper path of rate hikes in 2019 and 2020, citing an ... Read More »

Honor 9 Lite Grey Colour Variant Announced, Goes on Sale Next Tuesday via Flipkart

HIGHLIGHTS Honor 9 Lite to be exclusively in new Glacier Grey colour It was already available in Midnight Black and Sapphire Blue Honor 9 Lite price in India starts at Rs. 10,999 Honor 9 Lite, the latest smartphone by Huawei brand Honor, will now come in a Grey colour variant. The new model of the handset, that was launched in India last month, ... Read More »

Honor View 10 Goes on Sale in India for First Time, Launch Offers Detailed

Honor View 10 (Review), the new AI-focused flagship from the Huawei brand, went on sale in India on Monday, January 8. The smartphone – exclusively available via Amazon India – is in fact the global variant of the Honor V10, which was launched in China in November. Apart from its AI-capable SoC, the Honor View 10 also boasts of a 5.99-inch 18:9 display, 6GB RAM, and dual rear cameras. Launch offers ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note8 X 99 AVANT limited edition artsy phone goes on sale

Can phones be art? The Samsung Galaxy Note8 X 99 AVANT certainly tries. It’s a very limited run of just 99 units (hence the name) and feature the exclusive artwork of Han Seung-Woo. You get a tiger-themed case (with the artist’s signature on the inside) so that you don’t have to choose between keeping your phone safe and covering up the artwork. ... Read More »

Honor 9i Goes on Sale in India via Flipkart: Price, Specifications, and More

HIGHLIGHTS Honor 9i price in India is Rs. 17,999 The smartphone bears four cameras It sports 4GB of RAM and comes with 64GB of inbuilt storage Honor 9i (Review), the latest smartphone from the Huawei-owned brand, is now available in India via Flipkart, coinciding with the start of the Flipkart Big Diwali Sale. The Honor 9i price in India is Rs. 17,999, and Flipkart ... Read More »

Opera 45 goes social with sidebars for Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, and Telegram

The Opera browser is reborn thanks to the power of messaging. Opera (the company) recently announced that the latest version of its browser is adopting some messaging features from Neon, an experimental version of Opera. The new features include built-in support for Facebook Messenger, Telegram, and WhatsApp in Opera 45. There’s nothing particularly special about Opera’s versions of the messaging ... Read More »