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Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Is Now Available In open sale in India

Chinese smartphone makerXiaomi launched its Redmi Note 4 smartphone in India January this year. Since, its launch, the smartphone was available on Flipkart and Mi.com via flash sale, but now the company has announced that it will be now be available via open sale in the country. Manu Kumar Jain, VP, Xiaomi and MD, Xiaomi

Motorola Comes Up With A ‘Healing’ Phone

Motorala wants to put an end to all those expensive smartphone screen repairs. The company recently applied for a patent on a phone screen that can heal its own cracks and damages. The patent, which was filed in February and awarded last week, explains how a phone screen made out of shape memory polymer could

LinkedIn Is Coming Up With Video Creation To Your Mobile App

In a latest development, LinkedIn wants to let users share as much as possible on the site. So in its latest effort the social media company is rolling out a video creation tool within its mobile app. The feature is only available for frequent contributors at the moment, but will be available to everyone else

Facebook Join Hands With Ebay

Facebook’s Craigslist-like marketplace section is getting a boost from Ebay. The social network has said that it will begin offering a selection of sales promotions from the e-commerce site’s daily deals program on the mobile version of Marketplace. Facebook users can browse the deals within Facebook’s platform, but all purchases are ultimately made in Ebay’s

Google Celebrates I-Day With A Doodle

Google displayed an artistic doodle on the 71st Independence Day of India today. The search engine giant today displayed a doodle that includes a motif of Indian Parliament, a symbolic wheel for the Ashok Chakra and India’s national bird peacock, all submerged in shades of saffron, green, white and blue. The word Google is displayed

Sales of Oppo, Vivo Drop By 30 Percent In July

Chinese smartphone brands Oppo and Vivo, which together captured 22% of India’s smartphone market in just about a year, reported sales fall for the first time in July even as some online-only brands such as Xiaomi entered the offline retail space. Sales of Oppo and Vivo declined 30% in July and they continue to remain

The Miami Heat Are Changing To Mobile-Only Ticketing

The Miami Heat announced earlier this week that it was becoming the first NBA team with mobile-only A spokesperson for the Heat said the organization found that about one in three people used mobile tickets to get into last season’s games. Other teams, like the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Cleveland Cavaliers, have also adopted mobile-only

Samsung Could Launch Two Wearable Devices With Galaxy Note 8

It’s been reported that the company could launch a new wearable device along with its latest flagship smartphone on August 23. As spotted by Android Headlines, a new fitness band going by the moniker ‘Samsung Gear Sport’ has passed FCC (Federal Communications Commission). It is worth mentioning that since the product has passed FCC, it

Facebook Shuts Lifestage

Facebook has shut Lifestage, a teen-focused networking app that could have been a year old in few days. The networking app was launched back in August 2016 and let teenagers post images or videos on it. Teens were able to post in categories such as like, dislike, how I dance and my best friends. However,

YouTube App Gets New Features

Google has once again updated its YouTube app, making it easier to share videos with others and chat with them within the app itself. YouTube announced the update on a blog post on Monday. The new features are, however, for now limited to mobile devices only. As a part of the update, YouTube users will

Flipkart Is Going To Hold Its Big Freedom Sale From August 9

Flipkart is holding a three-day ‘Big Freedom Day Sale’ from 9-11 August to mark India’s 71st Independence Day. The company has announced deals and discounts on over 30 categories and assured a minimum of 71% discount on products including gadgets, clothing, kitchenware, consumer electronics, home furnishing and more. As part of the sale, Flipkart will