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  • US President Barack Obama, Michelle Obama give a virtual reality tour of the White House

    By on January 15, 2017 at 2:00 PM.

    US President Barack Obama, Michelle Obama give a virtual reality tour of the White House

    Few days from now, US President Barack Obama will be stepping down, making way for the newly elected Donald Trump. Before leaving, Obama and his wife Michelle Obama have a little gift for everyone. They recorded a tour of the White House shot by virtual reality film studio Felix & Paul. That tour went online for Oculus VR headsets and Facebook 360-degree video, and Mark Zuckerberg has posted the same on his page.

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  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 to launch exclusively on Flipkart on January 19

    By on January 15, 2017 at 12:38 PM.

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 to launch exclusively on Flipkart on January 19

    Xiaomi has already teased that it will launch its next smartphone in India next week on January 19, which is expected to be the Redmi Note 4. Now, Flipkart has all but confirmed that the upcoming smartphone will be exclusive to its e-commerce site. More →
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  • Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro with 16-megapixel selfie camera launched: Specifications, features

    By on January 15, 2017 at 11:00 AM.

    Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro with 16-megapixel selfie camera launched: Specifications, features

    Rumors about Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy C7 Pro can now be put to rest as Samsung has unveiled the smartphone in China. The Galaxy C7 Pro is currently listed on Samsung’s website, and pre-orders are set to kick off in China tomorrow (January 16). There’s however no word on whether Samsung plans to launch the smartphone in other markets as well.

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  • Leaked! Samsung Galaxy S8 allegedly spotted in this promo video

    By on January 14, 2017 at 5:00 PM.

    Leaked! Samsung Galaxy S8 allegedly spotted in this promo video

    We have already come across alleged renders and case designs for the upcoming Galaxy S8. But in what could be considered as a huge leak, Samsung itself may have inadvertently given us a look at its upcoming flagship device.

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  • Xiaomi teases Redmi Note 4 launch on January 19 launch; here’s what we know so far

    By on January 14, 2017 at 4:33 PM.

    Xiaomi teases Redmi Note 4 launch on January 19 launch; here’s what we know so far

    Xiaomi has already sent out media invites for a launch event in New Delhi on January 19, and if reports are to be believed, the Redmi Note 4 could be launched on the day. Now the company has put up a teaser on Twitter, which adds weight to those claims.

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  • Nokia 6 registrations cross 420,000 ahead of first sale on January 19

    By on January 14, 2017 at 2:30 PM.

    Nokia 6 registrations cross 420,000 ahead of first sale on January 19

    After a lot of buzz, Nokia’s comeback Android smartphone -- Nokia 6 --  was launched last week by HMD Global. Nokia 6, as of now is restricted to China, and it will be going on sale for the first time via JD.com on January 19. The smartphone is priced at RMB 1,699, which is approximately Rs 16,750. Looking at the registrations numbers, there’s no denying that people have been eagerly waiting for a Nokia smartphone.

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  • Samsung Galaxy S8 leaked 3D renders reveal 3.5mm audio jack, no home button

    By on January 14, 2017 at 12:45 PM.

    Samsung Galaxy S8 leaked 3D renders reveal 3.5mm audio jack, no home button

    There’s no stopping the Galaxy S8 rumor mills. Another day, and there’s another report about an alleged launch date for Samsung’s next flagship device. While some suggest that Samsung will make an appearance at MWC 2017, this new report claims that the Galaxy S8 will only launch sometime in April.

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  • Motorola MWC 2017 event scheduled for February 26; Moto G5, Moto G5 Plus expected

    By on January 14, 2017 at 11:30 AM.

    Motorola MWC 2017 event scheduled for February 26; Moto G5, Moto G5 Plus expected

    After Nokia and Huawei, Motorola has announced that it will be holding a press event at Mobile World Congress on February 26. Motorola will kick start the event at 4.30PM local time, which is 9.00PM IST. The invite doesn’t really reveal anything much, and shows a smartphone with “Hello Moto” written on it.

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  • HTC’s 2017 flagship won’t be called HTC 11, to launch 4-5 more smartphones in 2017

    By on January 13, 2017 at 7:15 PM.

    HTC’s 2017 flagship won’t be called HTC 11, to launch 4-5 more smartphones in 2017

    After the launch of the U Ultra and U Play, HTC had been expected to launch its 2017 flagship smartphone, dubbed as the HTC 11. Back in December, there were rumors that the HTC 11 smartphone will come with Snapdragon 835 chipset, 8GB RAM and dual-rear camera setup. Turns out HTC has some other plans for this year. In what may disappoint many HTC fans, the company may may restrict the number phone launches this year between six to seven. Also, it will be dropping the HTC 11 moniker for its next flagship smartphone. More →
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  • Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge get Android 7.0 Nougat update

    By on January 13, 2017 at 5:30 PM.

    Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge get Android 7.0 Nougat update

    Samsung has reportedly begun rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for its Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge smartphones. Much to everyone’s surprise, the update has been made available a week prior to the official schedule. Earlier reports had claimed that Samsung will be rolling out the final version of Nougat on January 17. More →
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