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Loan apps with Chinese links under scanner

Loan apps with Chinese links under scanner

These apps offer instant loans to Indians on attractive terms, without any...

Baby steps to linking mind and machine

Elon Musk aspires to make inserting a computer connection into your brain as safe and painless as Lasik eye surgery....

IBM bets $34 billion that it can catch up to Amazon & Microsoft

IBM has tried multiple ways to stay relevant in the technology world. But it has often been outgunned by rivals...

‘Fingerprinting’ to track us online is on the rise. Here’s what to do.

If there’s one lesson to learn about digital privacy, it’s that we can never grow complacent. Even if we secure...

Facebook plans its own cryptocurrency

Facebook unveiled an ambitious plan Tuesday to create an alternative financial system that relies on a cryptocurrency that the company...

How updates from Apple & Google will change your smartphone

Year after year, Apple and Google announce big upgrades for their smartphone operating systems. That means the software that makes...

Ahead of its time: Samsung’s premium line of 8K TVs

Setting a new benchmark in TV technology, Samsung launched the world’s first QLED 8K TV at Delhi’s DLF Emporio on...

Pokémon Sleep wants to make snoozing a game, too

For a few heady months in 2016, Pokémon Go transformed the morning commute for millions of people into a critter-hunting...

Google’s Duplex uses AI to mimic humans (sometimes)

On a recent afternoon at the Lao Thai Kitchen restaurant, the telephone rang and the caller ID read “Google Assistant.”...

Tech-savvy city bans a crime- fighting tool: Facial recognition

San Francisco, long at the heart of the technology revolution, took a stand against potential abuse on Tuesday by banning...

Europe is reining in tech giants. But some say it’s going too far

In Spain, activists were convicted for social media posts that violated an expanded anti-terrorism law. The Twitter accounts of German...

‘Striding across the Pacific’: Huawei’s identity problem

Huawei Technologies founder Ren Zhengfei once recommended that his senior executives watch a TV series called Proof of Identity. In...

Vivo is gearing up for its next growth phase in India

One of the most successful Chinese smartphone brands in our time, Vivo has gone from strength to strength in the...

Smartphones that will set the pace for the entire industry

It’s clear that the global smartphone industry is going to see exponential growth in the coming years, and that it...

With focus on phone cameras, Huawei plays to its strengths

From being an underdog in the global smartphone market to becoming an industry leader, Huawei has covered a long distance...

Oppo has big, innovative and market-savvy plans for India

It was only five years ago that the Chinese smartphone brand Oppo ventured into the Indian market. Today, it has...

Apple’s surprise package from the latest Cupertino event

Apple launch events at its Cupertino headquarters in California have acquired a mythic status. Whatever is announced from this stage...

Riversong and its attempts to carve a lucrative niche in India

The successful run of several Chinese smartphone brands in India—from Xiaomi to OnePlus—has paved the way for new players to...

Mozilla bolsters its India presence with a new launch

The evolution of the World Wide Web, which celebrated its 30th anniversary this week, can be traced using the web...

What’s the secret of Xiaomi’s unparalleled success in India?

Over the last five years, Chinese smartphone brands have more or less captured the Indian market. But one name in...

Grand unveilings at world’s biggest smartphone show

It wouldn’t be the biggest mobile show of the year without the grand unveilings and launches. So appropriately, the 2019...

Samsung inaugurates 2019 run with a galaxy of launches

When it comes to smartphones, few brands can rival the popular appeal and overall quality of Samsung handsets. The South...

ViewSonic’s display panel is virtually a frontrunner

With the integration of technology, the contemporary classroom has changed beyond recognition. Just as students are more at ease these...

New wave of sound: Audio gear meets wearable tech

Some of the biggest changes in the world of technology have touched upon products and services related to music. Just...

Top shelf, low price: Latest handsets on the launch pad

The smartphone industry is already poised for a competitive year ahead. A number of big launches happened in January, setting...

India’s first app for shopping in mall and market launched

A first of its kind super-app recently launched by UNYDE Systems at Logix Mall, Noida and various neighborhood markets, to solve...

Avita’s ‘fashion-forward laptops’ launched in India

New players keep venturing out in India’s rapidly growing technology landscape. Brands from around the world view the country as...

Honor 10 Lite: Flagship features in mid-price phone

Chinese brands have come to dominate the global smartphone industry over the last few years. Brands like OnePlus, Oppo and...

Groundbreaking launches at the 2019 edition of CES

World’s most popular tech event, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is that one global forum where brands across segments make...

Top brands are set for their biggest launches of the year

It already seems like the year 2019 will witness several breakthroughs in the field of consumer technology. Barely a week...

A year of innovations, risks and productive rivalries

From the tech standpoint, this has been an action-packed year. Technology evolves and transforms our world at a rate too...

Asus adds two new stellar products to its laptop line

Year 2018 would largely be remembered as the Year of the Smartphone. The biggest launches and the most attention-grabbing innovations...

Dual-display phones: Single handset but twice the value

A lot has changed in smartphone technology since the beginning of this year. Over the past few months, cutting-edge features...

ECG-enabled watches and doctors on the cloud

Tech innovations have transformed the healthcare segment over the last decade, and there’s no telling what the next few years...

Samsung wins the camera wars with its Galaxy A9

The year-end gift from Samsung is the new Galaxy A9, world’s first smartphone with four rear cameras. The phone, which...

Facebook users can now connect through the Portal

This has not been a good year for Facebook. The tech giant has been embroiled in a well-publicised controversy centred...

Royole’s FlexPai is the first foldable smartphone ever

Moving on from traditional handsets, mainstream tech giants like Microsoft, Samsung and Lenovo are rumored to be working on “foldable...

Flagship killer: OnePlus 6T is next-gen in every sense

A day after the global launch of its latest flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 6T, in New York City, the Chinese...

With smartphones like these, who needs gaming consoles?

Over the past decade, India’s gaming community has grown by leaps and bounds. The gamers here have become more professionalised,...

TCL introduces India’s first Google-certified smart TV

Over the last few years, Chinese brands like OnePlus, Vivo and Oppo have managed to capture the global market for...

Skullcandy launches Venue, a headset you can never lose

Skullcandy, the American audio-gear brand, has gained worldwide renown with its colourful range of high-fidelity headphones. The brand recently made...

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