Internet gap hinders small firms in poor countries, study shows

A study of small and medium-sized businesses around the world has found that one of the main reasons they underperform - especially in poorer countries - is that they make too little use of the Intern

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Samsung launches Tizen-based Smartphone Z3 in India

Samsung Electronics launched its second Tizen-based Smartphone, Z3, reaffirming its commitment to strengthen the device portfolio on the operating system and its ecosystem in India.

Facebook’s real-time news app is reportedly called ‘Notify’

The social networking giant Facebook is reportedly working on a breaking news app called "Notify", and is ready to launch it by October end, according to a media report.


Apple faces $400 mn damages in university patent case: Sources

Apple's potential damages in a patent fight with the University of Wisconsin's licensing body could reach $400 million as a trial on the amount Apple owes for infringing a processor patent got under w

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YuppTV launches service in India, aims to raise $50 mn

YuppTV, an Internet-based TV streaming service provider, launched operations in the country today, with plans to raise USD 50 million (about Rs 325 crore) towards business expansion.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+: Priced at Rs 55,750 there is a clear edge

The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+is a stylish phone with good all-round performance

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Ricoh Theta Camera: Your world is not flat

Ricoh Theta m15 is a slender, stylish-looking device, capable of capturing fully spherical images and video

InFocus M808 review: Inspiring design and display

InFocus M808 is a mix bag of good design, decent specs, average camera and battery life

InFocus M808

YU Yunique review: High on looks, low on price

Yunique is one beautifully crafted 4G Android phone with a good design and speedy performance

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Micromax buys stake in Gaana, to integrate app with handsets

Country's second largest handset maker Micromax today said it has invested in Gaana, India's largest music broadcast and streaming service...

Twitter names Omid Kordestani as executive chairman

Twitter has appointed Omid Kordestani, a former chief business officer of Google, as its new executive chairman.

China’s blocking blitz: Social-media messages censored

A new study has revealed about China's censorship. In March 2015 a video documentary about air pollution in China, entitled 'Under the Dome', went viral...

Samsung Z3 smartphone with Tizen OS launched in India priced at Rs 8,490

Samsung Z3, a Tizen-based smartphone, was launched in India at a price of Rs 8,490. The smartphone will be available on Snapdeal from October 21 in Gold, Black and Silver colour options.

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Heavy discounts on Honor smartphones during Flipkart’s ‘Big Billion Day’ Sale

Honor, Huawei's smartphone e-brand for digital natives, today announced heavy discounts on Honor products as part of the Flipkart 'Big Billion Day' sale festival.

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Appie Empowers Retailers to Fight Ecommerce Festive Sale

This festive season, brick and mortar retailers have foundtheir ally in the form of an app to fight the ecommerce sale war. Appie for Retailers - an App that will help empower retailers...

Unicode releases list of 67 new emoji candidates for 2016

The list of emojis of 2016 has been released by Unicode and some of them include the taco emoji, selfie emoji and bacon emoji.

Snapchat closes Snap Channel on Discover, layoffs expected

Disappearing messaging platform Snapchat is winding down its own channel for original content called Snap Channel, with layoffs potentially affecting about a dozen people, although they could be rehir

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Canva sets sights on 1 mn user base in India by 2016

The Australia-based online imaging firm Canva, which counts Hollywood actors Owen Wilson and Woody Harrelson as its investors, today said it aims to take its India user base to one million by 2016.

Lava looks to tap markets in the east, increase footprint

Domestic handset maker Lava International, owner of 'Lava' and 'Xolo' brands, is expanding its distributor network in the Eastern region, a company official said today.

Accenture Innovation Center for IBM Technologies to help clients take advantage of faster application development

Accenture is helping global clients take advantage of new liquid, intelligent and connected application strategies to shape their futures by expanding the Accenture Innovation Center for IBM Technolog

MobiKwik rolls out support for app on iPhone 6s, 6s Plus and Apple Watch

Apple has chosen the MobiKwik iOS app for demonstrating 3D Force Touch feature on iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus to customers at Apple Shops and Apple Premium resellers.

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Google Nexus 5X, 6P launched in India, price starts at Rs 31,900; smartphones run on Android Marshmallow 6.0

Google Nexus 5X and 6P are priced at Rs 31,900 and Rs 39,999 respectively. Both smartphones run on Android Marshmallow 6.0 and are available for pre-order on Amazon and Flipkart.

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Airtel offers freebies worth Rs 15,000 with iPhone 6s, 6s Plus

Earlier Vodafone had said it will offer the latest iPhone 6S and 6S plus from October 16 wherein customers can avail free data and voice benefits worth Rs 8,885 for six months.

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Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal start sales season: Top 5 smartphones on offer

Amazon, Snapdeal and Flipkart have kick-started festive season with their sale, where each is offering big discounts on smartphones, home appliances, apparels among several other product categories.

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Google, others help messaging startup Symphony raise $100 mn

Symphony Communication Services, a messaging startup backed by Wall Street banks, said it had raised more than $100 million in a new round of funding from investors including Google, UBS Group AG and

How big technology deals fared: From Dell’s $67 bn EMC buy to Facebook’s $21 bn Whatsapp takeover

Dell's proposed $67 billion acquisition of data storage company EMC is the most expensive ever done involving two technology companies. Many of the tech industry's other notable deals haven't panned o

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Streaming TV services: What they cost, what you get

Cable or satellite packages, excluding promotions, can easily run $70 to $100 a month. That gets you hundreds of diverse channels - ESPN for sports lovers, premium channels like HBO and Showtime, the

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