Day: May 23, 2018

How to Reset or Hard Reboot an iPhone or iPad

Despite all of Apple’s engineering efforts, there are some times when your iPhone or iPad stops responding to your touch and you need to reset iPhone. And no matter how long you hold down the power button, the option to power off your phone just doesn’t show up. Essentially, the iPhone or iPad has hung due to a software bug, caused […]

How to Block Pop-Ups in Firefox

Browsing on the Web on your phone or computer can become a fraught experience if you visit sites that throw a lot of pop-ups at you. It’s particularly bad on the mobile where it is hard to dismiss these. However, this is slowly becoming less of an issue, as most browsers now allow you to […]

As EU Privacy Law Looms, Debate Swirls on Cyber-Security Impact

Days ahead of the implementation of a sweeping European privacy law, debate is swirling on whether the measure will have negative consequences for cyber-security. The controversy is about the so-called Internet address book or WHOIS directory, which up to now has been a public database identifying the owners of websites and domains. The database will […]

Amazon India Valued at $16 Billion, Has 30 Percent Market Share: Citi Research

While we are yet to see the impact of Walmart on Flipkart, but Citi Research claims its arch rival Amazon India is worth $16 billion (approximately Rs. 1.09 lakh crores). This is the same amount Walmart has agreed to pay to acquire a 77 percent stake in Flipkart. However, Amazon India has 30 percent market share despite the lower estimated valuation, […]

Samsung Summer Fest Starts May 22: Deals on Accessories, Speakers, Smartwatches, and More

Samsung has announced a Summer Fest that the company will be hosting on its own online store from May 22 to May 28. The sale will offer deals on smartphones, smartwatches, accessories, speakers, headphones, and more. Purchases made with Citibank credit and debit cards will give buyers 10 percent additional cashback to all debit and credit […]

HTC U12+ Listed on Company Site Ahead of Wednesday’s Launch: Price, Specifications Revealed

While the tech world was anticipating a bunch of leaks and rumours ahead of its launch on Wednesday, the anticipated HTC U12+ has been spotted in an official appearance. HTC has reportedly revealed almost everything about the upcoming flagship through a page on its website. This appears to be an accidental move by the Taiwanese company as it is already […]

Samsung Eyeing 5 Percent Rise in India Smartphone Market Share This Year

South Korean technology major Samsung on Monday said it is eyeing a 5 percent rise in its overall market share in smartphones in the Indian market this year on the back of new launches. “Last year we saw a 42 percent market share by value and 37 percent by volume in overall smartphones (as per market research […]

Comio X1 Note With 6-Inch 18:9 Display, Dual Rear Cameras Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Comio X1 Note was launched in India on Tuesday. The new smartphone is designed to take on the likes of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Honor 9 Lite with features including a dual rear camera setup and facial recognition. It comes with a mirror finish back that comes in two colour variants – Royal Blue and Sunrise Gold. Comio has also […]