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Redmi K20 and K20 Pro to retain their branding in India, launch imminent

Xiaomi will launch the Redmi K20 and K20 Pro in India within six weeks.

What you need to know Xiaomi will launch the Redmi K20 and K20 Pro in India sometime this month. Both phones will retain their branding in India. Xiaomi is already rolling out billboards advertising the handsets.

Xiaomi doesn’t usually wait around to launch its latest devices in India, and a recent tweet by Manu Kumar Jain suggests the Redmi K20 series is slated  [Read More…]

The past week proves that tech enthusiasts are their own worst enemy

Nothing is as bad as a group of smart people assuming the very worst as often as they can.

I’m a cynical person. I don’t say that as if its some sort of badge of honor or anything, because it’s most definitely not and has caused more trouble than I care to think about. Other cynical people can relate, I’m sure. Things get weird when you think everything will end badly and every bit of good news  [Read More…]

Samsung and Huawei settle their protracted (and costly) patent dispute beef

What you need to know Smartphone venders Samsung and Huawei reached a settlement. They’d reportedly lobbed more than 40 lawsuits back and forth since 2016. Companies likely will turn focus to global slowdown in smartphone demand.

Another one of the smartphone world’s biggest cases was settled today: the three-year patent battle between Samsung and Huawei. Media in reported Tuesday that the two companies reached the settlement after receiving reconciliation with the Guangdong High People’s Court in southern China,  [Read More…]

Up to half of Sony’s mobile division to lose their jobs by 2020

Sony Mobile is laying off up to half of its employees by 2020 and will focus on the East Asia and European markets.

It has been yet another disappointing year for Sony’s Mobile division with worldwide shipments expected to decline for the third straight year. Not only is that bad news for Sony, but also for its employees, as Sony looks to reduce costs by laying off up to half of its 4,000 workers in the mobile  [Read More…]

Amazon Prime members can now have packages delivered in their garage

The regular Key service is also expanding to a few new markets.

Key by Amazon began as a way to make receiving your packages more convenient while you are away from home. It does this by allowing for delivery people to place packages inside of your home or car to ensure it won’t get swiped before you can return, and now Amazon has expanded it to garages.

In order to use the service, you’ll need to be  [Read More…]

YouTube Music and YouTube Premium make their long-awaited debut in India

YouTube’s ad-free music and video streaming services are now available in India.

2019 is turning out to be a great year for streaming services in India. Spotify made its debut in the country at the end of last month, and Google has now launched YouTube Music and YouTube Premium. YouTube saw a meteoric rise in usage from India over the last three years as low-cost 4G services became widely available across the country.

YouTube Music in itself  [Read More…]

Galaxy A30 and A50 with Infinity-U displays make their debut in India

Samsung is looking to retake the lead in the mid-range segment with the Galaxy A30 and A50.

Samsung lost a lot of ground in India over the last two years. In the budget segment the manufacturer lost out to Xiaomi, allowing the Chinese brand to take the overall lead in the country. Similarly, OnePlus bulldozed past Samsung in the premium category, but it finally looks like Samsung is ready to mount its own challenge.

Samsung unveiled the  [Read More…]

For some people, their phone is the only computer they need

It’s not as crazy as it sounds, thanks to the right apps and services … and those gigantic displays.

I’m writing this blog post from my phone. Well, not completely from my phone as there’s a bit of formatting needed that’s just too difficult to do without a keyboard no matter how much Zanax there is in the world. But I’ve written enough of it to say that I did it from a phone and not feel  [Read More…]

See their heart beat with Movobi’s Valentine’s Day sale on the TicWatch Pro

If rings are for weddings, then smartwatches can be for Valentines.

This Valentine’s Day, why not surprise your loved one with a smartwatch? It’s a practical, fashionable choice that can even help you keep in better contact with them throughout the day. With models like Movobi’s TicWatch Pro now on sale through the holiday, you can save up to $ 50 on your purchase and get something they’ll be able to use on a daily basis.

The  [Read More…]

After 10 years, Android apps are still worse than their iOS counterparts

Even with 80% or so of the smartphone market, Android is still behind iOS when it comes to the apps we use. Why?

You probably have a handful (or more) of apps installed on your phone. Apps are a big part of what makes a smartphone “smart,” and whether for business or pleasure, an app store is what keeps a platform alive. Every person who ever owned a Windows phone knows the sting and that it’s true.  [Read More…]