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Nokia 6 to Go on Sale Today in India via Amazon

HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 6 price in India is Rs. 14,999 Nokia 6 flash sale begins at 12pm IST Amazon is running sale offers alongside Nokia 6 (Review) will go on sale in India on Wednesday via Amazon India, with the flash sale beginning at 12pm IST. Launched by HMD Global back in January alongside the Nokia 3 and Nokia 5, the Nokia 6 was brought to India in June. The Nokia ... Read More »

Airtel, SK Telecom Partner to Build High Speed Network and Introduce 5G

HIGHLIGHTS Airtel has partnered South Korean Telecom for high-speed network tech Both companies will together work to evolve 5G standard technology The outcome of the efforts by both companies will be meant for India Telecom operator Bharti Airtel on Wednesday announced strategic partnership with South Korean telecom operator SK Telecom, known for using latest technologies, to build the most advanced telecom network ... Read More »

iPhone X First Impressions

HIGHLIGHTS Apple unveiled the 10-year anniversary bezel-less iPhone X on Tuesday The iPhone X has no home button but comes with Face ID iPhone X price in India starts at Rs. 89,000 In January 2007, Steve Jobs unveiled the original iPhone and the mobile and personal computing industries were never the same again. Ten years later – at a building named after ... Read More »

China is considering major investments in European finance as part of its global spending push

After ports and industrial parks, the deal makers leading China’strillion-dollar push to build a modern Silk Road are turning to the financial sector, targeting Europe’s banks, insurers and asset managers to tap funds and expertise. Jason Lee | Pool | Getty Images China President Xi Jinping attends a news conference at the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation on May 15, 2017 in Beijing, ... Read More »

Even in the brave new world of education, you can’t beat discipline and rigour

Moral education can help bring the nation together. Reem Mohammed / The National These are exciting times for the UAE education sector. As this newspaper reported last week, the country’s schools will follow a new common education system in a major shakeup. The changes are the result of directives from President Sheikh Khalifa, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai and ... Read More »

Frankfurt Motor Show 2017: 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser Makes Its Public Debut

The 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser gets a new face and features on offer Toyota has revealed the 2018 Land Cruiser at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show and there are quite a few updates that the car gets. The body-on-frame SUV has gone through quite a few changes and you can see these right from the front fascia, as it’s been ... Read More »

Twitter Testing Tweetstorm Feature on Android: Report

  HIGHLIGHTS Twitter testing feature that will simplify how users post “tweetstorms” Hidden inside the Android app is a way to write a “tweetstorm” The feature is yet to be made available for the public Micro-blogging website Twitter is reportedly testing a feature that will simplify the way users post “tweetstorms” – a series of related tweets posted by a user in ... Read More »

Huawei Surpasses Apple in Global Smartphone Sales, Takes Second Spot: Counterpoint

HIGHLIGHTS Huawei has surpassed Apple for the first time in global smartphone sales This could be temporary as Apple will launch new iPhones this month Apple continues to drive its flagship momentum with iPhone 7 and 7 Plus As Apple prepares to launch its next flagship device – probably iPhone 8 – on September 12, Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has surpassed Apple for the first time ... Read More »

Lenovo K8 Plus With Dual Rear Cameras Launched at Rs. 10,999: Event Highlights

The Lenovo K8 Plus launch event has started, giving us the look at the latest smartphone in the company’s new K8 series. The handset joins the growing list of smartphones with dual rear cameras with its 13-megapixel Purecell sensor and 5-megapixel depth sensor to deliver the bokeh effect. In the front of the smartphone is the 8-megapixel camera with 5-element lens, f/2.0 ... Read More »

iPhone 8 Production Glitches Could Lead to Supply Shortfalls After Launch: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Production glitches pushed the manufacturing process back by a month Fans and investors are eagerly looking forward to the iPhone 8 The company is widely tipped to adopt OLED displays for the latest iPhone Apple’s new iPhone had hit production glitches early in its manufacturing process and could lead to supply shortfalls and shipping delays following its launch next week, ... Read More »