Fibre-optic connections only make up 0.5% of India’s broadband network, says FTTH council VP: Report
Internet penetration in India is a major concern and will be for a while. Only 400 million of India’s 1.2 billion strong population is online, after all. Among the many roadblocks to internet connectivity issues in India is bandwidth and other local issues. Commenting on this state of affairs, FTTH Council Asia-Pacific Vice President Arvind K Mishra pointed out that India’s FTTH (Fibre To The Home) penetration is a mere 0.5 percent. Globally, FTTH penetration is much higher. Countrie...
iVOOMi Me 1 and Me 1+ smartphones launched at Rs 3,999 and Rs 4,999 respectively
Chinese electronic major iVOOMi on Tuesday launched two new affordable smartphones — Me 1 and Me 1+ — in its “Me” series at Rs 3,999 and Rs 4,999, respectively. Both the devices come with a 5-inch HD IPS display along with 2.5D curve glass. These also run on Android Marshmallow 6 operating software, further upgradable to Android 7.0. Both the smartphones support 4G VoLTE dual SIM configurations. “The “Me” Series is designed to offer next-generation exper...
iVOOMi Me 1 and Me 1+ smartphones launched at Rs 3,999 and Rs 4,999 respectively
Chinese electronic major iVOOMi on Tuesday launched two new affordable smartphones — Me 1 and Me 1+ — in its “Me” series at Rs 3,999 and Rs 4,999, respectively. Both the devices come with a 5-inch HD IPS display along with 2.5D curve glass. These also run on Android Marshmallow 6 operating software, further upgradable to Android 7.0. Both the smartphones support 4G VoLTE dual SIM configurations. “The “Me” Series is designed to offer next-generation exper...
Disney sets release dates for ‘Star Wars: Episode IX,’ the next Indiana Jones
Disney released a new calendar of premiere dates for some of its most-anticipated upcoming movies, including Star Wars: Episode IX and the still-untitled fifth installment of the Indiana Jones franchise. The post Disney sets release dates for ‘Star Wars: Episode IX,’ the next Indiana Jones appeared first on Digital Trends....
iVOOMi Me 1 and Me 1+ smartphones launched at Rs 3,999 and Rs 4,999 respectively
Chinese electronic major iVOOMi on Tuesday launched two new affordable smartphones — Me 1 and Me 1+ — in its “Me” series at Rs 3,999 and Rs 4,999, respectively. Both the devices come with a 5-inch HD IPS display along with 2.5D curve glass. These also run on Android Marshmallow 6 operating software, further upgradable to Android 7.0. Both the smartphones support 4G VoLTE dual SIM configurations. “The “Me” Series is designed to offer next-generation exper...
iVOOMi Me 1 and Me 1+ smartphones launched at Rs 3,999 and Rs 4,999 respectively
Chinese electronic major iVOOMi on Tuesday launched two new affordable smartphones — Me 1 and Me 1+ — in its “Me” series at Rs 3,999 and Rs 4,999, respectively. Both the devices come with a 5-inch HD IPS display along with 2.5D curve glass. These also run on Android Marshmallow 6 operating software, further upgradable to Android 7.0. Both the smartphones support 4G VoLTE dual SIM configurations. “The “Me” Series is designed to offer next-generation exper...
iVOOMi Me 1 and Me 1+ smartphones launched at Rs 3,999 and Rs 4,999 respectively
Chinese electronic major iVOOMi on Tuesday launched two new affordable smartphones — Me 1 and Me 1+ — in its “Me” series at Rs 3,999 and Rs 4,999, respectively. Both the devices come with a 5-inch HD IPS display along with 2.5D curve glass. These also run on Android Marshmallow 6 operating software, further upgradable to Android 7.0. Both the smartphones support 4G VoLTE dual SIM configurations. “The “Me” Series is designed to offer next-generation exper...
Xiaomi Redmi 4A review: One of the best entry-level smartphones, but only if you can get your hands on it
Xiaomi has been a popular brand in India, and according to a recent report, has also become the most preferred brand in the country, over Samsung and Apple. Ever since the launch of the Xiaomi Mi 3 back in mid-2014, Xiaomi has been consistently releasing smartphones while offering a good to unbelievable value proposition. Other smartphone players have also caught on to Xiaomi’s strategy, and there has definitely been stiff competition in the last one year, but Xiaomi still has a ...
Curry Haus - Authentic Indian Delicacies Delivered At Your Doorstep
How often do you come across an app-based food junction that delivers the most authentic Indian delicacies to your doorstep? Curry Haus is one of a kind app specifically designed for food... To read the complete blog entry, sit tight, take a deep breath, and click the heading above. If you don't know how to follow these instructions, go take a refresher course on how to use feeds. ...
The redesigned Nokia 3310 is tipped to release on 28 April in Germany and Austria
Pre-order listings have hinted that HMD Global will launch the redesigned Nokia 3310 on 28 April. Nokia Power User reported that the Nokia 3310 will be the first mobile device to hit the market from among the four mobile devices announced by HMD at MWC 2017. These devices include Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3310. The report suggests that the article numbers for Nokia 3310 models listed on pre-order listings are valid across other retailers. Comstern has opened pre-orders for G...
The redesigned Nokia 3310 is tipped to release on 28 April in Germany and Austria
Pre-order listings have hinted that HMD Global will launch the redesigned Nokia 3310 on 28 April. Nokia Power User reported that the Nokia 3310 will be the first mobile device to hit the market from among the four mobile devices announced by HMD at MWC 2017. These devices include Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3310. The report suggests that the article numbers for Nokia 3310 models listed on pre-order listings are valid across other retailers. Comstern has opened pre-orders for G...
Mobile subscriber base in India increases by 5.68 million to reach 895.25 million in March 2017
The mobile subscriber base of seven telecom operators, including Bharti Airtel and Vodafone, increased by 5.68 million in March to reach 895.25 million, according to industry data. The numbers include those of the latest entrant, Reliance Jio Infocomm as of December 2016. Excluding the data of the Mukesh Ambani-led firm, the total subscriber base at the end of March 2017 stood at 823.10 million. “…the number of mobile phone subscribers showed an increase to 895.258 million in March ...
Indian Railways to launch HindRail app; expected to work as revenue-earning platform
Come June, all your train travel- related queries will be answered through one mega application, likely to be named HindRail, which incorporates in it most of the existing railways’ apps. The Indian Railways is developing the new app to work as a full-fledged inquiry system providing information on arrivals, departures, delays, cancellations, platform number, running status and berth availability. Besides, it will also offer booking of taxis, porter services, retiring rooms, hotels, tour p...
If Apple comes to India, they are welcome: Union IT Minister
India would welcome Apple to make its iconic iPhones in the country where a lot of big firms were already making mobile phones, said Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday. “A lot of big mobile phone manufacturing companies have come, and if Apple comes fine, they are welcome,” he told reporters at the margins of an IT event here. Noting that he would soon be meeting top officials of the US-based firm to discuss its plans to make its mobile phones in India, Prasad said as ...
If Apple comes to India, they are welcome: Union IT Minister
India would welcome Apple to make its iconic iPhones in the country where a lot of big firms were already making mobile phones, said Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday. “A lot of big mobile phone manufacturing companies have come, and if Apple comes fine, they are welcome,” he told reporters at the margins of an IT event here. Noting that he would soon be meeting top officials of the US-based firm to discuss its plans to make its mobile phones in India, Prasad said as ...
A Day at the AMPM Café and Bar
This week I take you to the new AMPM Café and Bar in DLF Phase 4, Gurgaon. The brainchild of famous restaurateur Rajan Sethi, the AMPM Café and Bar is a welcome change from the usual... To read the complete blog entry, sit tight, take a deep breath, and click the heading above. If you don't know how to follow these instructions, go take a refresher course on how to use feeds. ...
Micromax Dual 5 Review: A good smartphone that falls short on the price and camera front
Micromax announced the launch of Dual 5, the latest offering by the Indian smartphone maker, on 29 March 2017. This was the first smartphone launch by the company in about 6-7 months that aimed to move towards the mid-tier to premium-tier smartphones instead of the usual entry level or budget smartphones for the company. Earlier launches by the company include Micromax Canvas Mega 2 Plus, Micromax Vdeo, Micromax Canvas Spark 4G, and Micromax Canvas Amaze 2. The Dual 5, however, is the most...
Micromax Dual 5 Review: A good smartphone that falls short on the price and camera front
Micromax announced the launch of Dual 5, the latest offering by the Indian smartphone maker, on 29 March 2017. This was the first smartphone launch by the company in about 6-7 months that aimed to move towards the mid-tier to premium-tier smartphones instead of the usual entry level or budget smartphones for the company. Earlier launches by the company include Micromax Canvas Mega 2 Plus, Micromax Vdeo, Micromax Canvas Spark 4G, and Micromax Canvas Amaze 2. The Dual 5, however, is the most...
Micromax Dual 5 Review: A good smartphone that falls short on the price and camera front
Micromax announced the launch of Dual 5, the latest offering by the Indian smartphone maker, on 29 March 2017. This was the first smartphone launch by the company in about 6-7 months that aimed to move towards the mid-tier to premium-tier smartphones instead of the usual entry level or budget smartphones for the company. Earlier launches by the company include Micromax Canvas Mega 2 Plus, Micromax Vdeo, Micromax Canvas Spark 4G, and Micromax Canvas Amaze 2. The Dual 5, however, is the most...
Micromax Dual 5 Review: A good smartphone that falls short on the price and camera front
Micromax announced the launch of Dual 5, the latest offering by the Indian smartphone maker, on 29 March 2017. This was the first smartphone launch by the company in about 6-7 months that aimed to move towards the mid-tier to premium-tier smartphones instead of the usual entry level or budget smartphones for the company. Earlier launches by the company include Micromax Canvas Mega 2 Plus, Micromax Vdeo, Micromax Canvas Spark 4G, and Micromax Canvas Amaze 2. The Dual 5, however, is the most...