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iOS 9.0.1 Update Brings Fix for ‘Slide to Upgrade’ and Other Bugs

Just a week after the release of iOS 9, a new update has already started to rollout. On Wednesday, Apple seeded out iOS 9.0.1 that focuses on fixing a few bugs. The first update to the new version of Apple’s mobile operating system fixes glitches including the inability to complete the setup assistant process for some after upgrading their Apple ... Read More »

LG Nexus 5X, Huawei Nexus 6P Press Renders Leak

We may not even be a week away from Google’s Tuesday event in San Francisco where the company is expected to reveal the new Nexus smartphones. However, it seems there’s no stopping leaks related to the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P. Both the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P smartphones have surfaced in a flurry of leaked press renders. Posted by ... Read More »

LG Nexus 5X Price, Specifications, More; Huawei Nexus 6P: Everything We Know

Google recently announced a launch event on September 29 in San Francisco where we will almost certainly see the unveiling of the two new Nexus phones apart from the new Chromecast dongle . A flurry of leaked details around Google’s new Nexus devices – tipped to being manufactured by LG and Huawei – have already given us a glimpse of ... Read More »

iOS 9 Bug Impacting ‘Hundreds of Thousands of EU Businesses’

Apple’s iOS 9 mobile operating system that started to roll out earlier this month is causing serious issues for a number of businesses. The issue is so concerning that it could hurt ‘hundreds of thousands of EU businesses.’ iZettle, a Swedish mobile payments company that allows merchants to accept card payments from Apple devices says that iOS 9 is causing ... Read More »

Meizu Pro 5 With 5.7-Inch Display, USB Type-C Support Launched

Meizu has launched its new flagship smartphone, the Pro 5, at an event on Wednesday in Beijing, China. The smartphone is part of the new Pro series of handsets, which come with Pro service and accessories. The Meizu Pro 5 will be available in two variants – 3GB of LPDDR4 RAM with 32GB storage priced at CNY 2,799 (approximately Rs. ... Read More »

LG V10 Leaked in New Image, Shows Secondary ‘Ticker’ Display

The LG V10 rumoured dual-screen smartphone has popped up online in a leaked image, ahead of its expected October 1 launch. The image showing the front-facing panel of the smartphone also gives us a glimpse of the secondary ‘auxiliary ticker display’ placed on top of the main screen of the device. The image leaked by @evleaks on Tuesday shows the ... Read More »

Chinese Sperm Bank Attracts Donors With Promise of iPhone 6s

An online advertisement urging people not to sell their kidneys but instead donate sperm to win the latest iPhone 6s has gone viral in China, media reported. “No need to sell a kidney… Shanghai sperm bank can make your iPhone 6s dream come true,” said the advertisement which has gone viral on social networking app WeChat this week, reported Global ... Read More »

Ford Ad Tries to Cast Doubt on Self-Driving Cars

The traditional automakers have a big problem. The digital revolution is coming for their business, and they appear ill-suited to win a clean fight. What do you do when you can’t win fairly? Start slinging mud. Take for example, a recent piece of sponsored content (a nice word for an advertisement) on Car and Driver . It’s brought to us ... Read More »

Google Announces September 29 Event; New Nexus Phones, Chromecast Expected

Google is sending out invites for an event on September 29 in San Francisco (kicks off 8am PDT, or 9:30pm IST), and the search engine giant is expected to launch its latest Nexus smartphones, apart from a new Chromecast dongle. Google’s Nexus smartphones for the year have been in the news for a while with numerous leaks pointibg to a ... Read More »

Ad-Blocking Apps on Apple iOS 9 Draw Blowback From Web Publishers

For years, people have longed for ways to stop advertising from popping up on their iPhones and iPads. Now, software to block ads on these gadgets has arrived – and the harsh realities of the practice are causing second thoughts. Just two days after Apple enabled ad-blocking apps through its new mobile operating system, iOS 9, users are embracing the ... Read More »