Day: October 3, 2018

Apple to Soon Bring 70 New Emojis to iPhones and Other Devices

Apple has added 70 new emojis to the developer and public beta previews of iOS 12.1, and has said it will make them available as part of the upcoming software updates for iOS, macOS, and watchOS. These new emojis include emotive smiley faces, gender-neutral characters, various clothing options, food types, animals, mythical creatures, and more. […]

Sharp Makes Long-Awaited OLED Foray, Wary of Big Spending

Japan’s Sharp Corp unveiled its long-awaited move into the organic light-emitting diode (OLED) market on Wednesday as the Apple supplier looks to catch rival Samsung Electronics Co. Sharp will offer OLED panels in its new smartphones later this year and plans to sell the screens to other manufacturers, although it has signalled it is wary about […]

Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Teased to Come With Active Edge Feature; Google Home Mini in Aqua Colour Option Announced Ahead of October 9 Event

While the formal launch of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL is still almost a week away, a teaser video posted by Google Japan highlights that new moves will come with an Active Edge feature. The feature was introduced by HTC as an Edge Sense to enable different operations by squeezing the sides of […]

OnePlus 6T In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Detailed by CEO Pete Lau Ahead of Launch

OnePlus 6T will not sport a headphone jack, and won’t support fast charging. OnePlus 6T is confirmed to sport an in-display fingerprint sensor, and now CEO Pete Lau has detailed the efforts the company had to undergo before introducing it on the OnePlus 6T, and the technicalities of the new sensor. Apparently, the optical sensor […]

Nokia 7.1 Price, Specifications Listed on Amazon Spain Ahead of Tomorrow’s Launch

Nokia 7.1 has a vertically-positioned dual-camera setup at the back Nokia 7.1 has been spotted on an online store ahead of its expected launch. The upcoming smartphone from Nokia licensee HMD Global, has shown up on Amazon Spain’s website revealing its price, specifications, and release date. Previous reports had suggested that Nokia 7.1 and/ or […]

Xiaomi Mi A1 Allegedly Explodes While Charging, Mi A2 ‘Fingerprint Sensor Bug’ Said to Impact Battery Life

Photo Credit: MIUI Forums/ Nexsad Xiaomi has marked the fingerprint sensor bug with a “need more information” tag on its MIUI forums Xiaomi Mi A1, the company’s first Android One smartphone, is now in reports for having allegedly exploded while it was being charged. The owner of the affected handset was reportedly jolted out of […]

Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale: Honor 10, 9N, 7A, and More Honor Discounts Revealed

Flipkart’s annual Big Billion Days sale is scheduled between October 10-14, in which customers are expected to witness hundreds of deals as well as bank discounts and cashback offers. With just a few days to go for the Flipkart sale, Huawei sub-brand Honor has revealed discounts and buyback offers for six of its smartphones – […]

BlackBerry Evolve to Go on Sale in India on October 10, via Amazon

Home-grown company Optiemus Infracom, which manufactures and distributes BlackBerry-branded handsets, on Wednesday said its newly launched Evolve smartphone will be available exclusively on Amazon.in from October 10. Optiemus Infracom launched the BlackBerry Evolve in August at Rs. 24,990. At the time, the company had announced availability by the end of August, but that date never […]

Google Rolls Out October Security Patch to Pixel Devices, Fixes Fast Charging Issue

Google has started rolling out Android’s October security update that brings with it improvements for its Pixel smartphones with the most important being a fix for fast-charging issues that have been plaguing Pixel and Pixel XL phones since the release of Android 9 Pie OS. “Android 9 Pie launched two months ago and is receiving […]

Nokia 7.1 Leaked Renders Show Display Notch, Dual Rear Cameras Ahead of Launch

Photo Credit: WinFuture.de Nokia 7.1, successor to Nokia 7, might be launched soon Nokia 7.1 Plus is largely expected to launch at HMD Global’s event scheduled for October 4 in London, UK, followed by a possible India launch on October 11. However, it seems, that’s not all that HMD Global has to offer in the […]