Government Said to Push Phone Makers to Support NavIC Within Months Amid Fears of Elevated Costs, Disruptions

India is pushing tech giants to make smartphones compatible with its home-grown navigation system within months, worrying the likes of Samsung, Xiaomi, and Apple who fear elevated costs and disruptions as the move requires hardware changes, according to two industry sources and government documents seen by Reuters. In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s drive … Read more

Government Said to Push Phone Makers to Support NavIC Within Months Amid Fears of Elevated Costs, Disruptions

India is pushing tech giants to make smartphones compatible with its home-grown navigation system within months, worrying the likes of Samsung, Xiaomi, and Apple who fear elevated costs and disruptions as the move requires hardware changes, according to two industry sources and government documents seen by Reuters. In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s drive … Read more

Flipkart Big Billion Days 2022 Sale: Best Smartphone Offers

Flipkart Big Billion Days 2022 sale has now entered its second day. The seven-day sale will bring discounts on various categories and will continue until September 30. The domestic e-commerce company is offering up to 40 percent discount on mobile phones during the festive sale with additional no-cost EMI options and exchange discounts. Flipkart has … Read more

iOS 16 ‘Mailjack’ Bug Causes Mail App to Crash Upon Receiving Maliciously Crafted Email: All Details

An iOS 16 bug is reportedly causing the Mail application on iPhone and iPad models that have been updated to the latest version of Apple’s operating system to crash, rendering it inaccessible. The bug comes in the form of an otherwise routine-looking mail message, that has an unusual sender field that includes extra characters that … Read more

Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale 2022: Top Smartphone Offers Previewed So Far

Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale 2022 will kick off on September 22 for Plus members. The seven-day sale will bring discounts on various categories and will see new product launches. Flipkart will offer up to 40 percent discount on mobile phones, tablets and accessories with additional no-cost EMI options, and exchange discounts during the sale. … Read more

Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale 2022: Top Smartphone Offers Previewed So Far

Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale 2022 will kick off on September 22 for Plus members. The seven-day sale will bring discounts on various categories and will see new product launches. Flipkart will offer up to 40 percent discount on mobile phones, tablets and accessories with additional no-cost EMI options, and exchange discounts during the sale. … Read more

iOS 16.1 Beta 2 Released: Dynamic Battery Percentage Indicator, Fixes for Bugs, More

iOS 16.1 beta 2 is out now and it brings a few tweaks alongside some new features. Apple is expected to release the update in October, the month that is also tipped to witness the release of iPadOS and macOS Ventura. Currently, it has been released to developers and one of the most talked about … Read more

Realme Smartphones to Get Apple’s Dynamic Island Like Feature, Launches Creators’ Challenge

Apple unveiled the iPhone 14 lineup at its ‘Far Out’ event on September 7 with a major design change as it introduced the Dynamic Island. The Dynamic Island interface on the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max utilises the new camera and Face ID cutout to display notifications and activities. Days later, Android … Read more

Xiaomi President Quizzes Users on Interactive Display Cutout Similar to Apple’s Dynamic Island: Details

Xiaomi China President Lu Weibing has asked users if they wanted to see “smart island” functionality on the company’s handsets, similar to Apple’s implementation of the software on its latest iPhone Pro models. Dubbed the ‘Dynamic Island’, the Cupertino company’s latest handsets replace the display notch with a pill-shaped cutout, which can expand to display notification … Read more

Xiaomi President Quizzes Users on Interactive Display Cutout Similar to Apple’s Dynamic Island: Details

Xiaomi China President Lu Weibing has asked users if they wanted to see “smart island” functionality on the company’s handsets, similar to Apple’s implementation of the software on its latest iPhone Pro models. Dubbed the ‘Dynamic Island’, the Cupertino company’s latest handsets replace the display notch with a pill-shaped cutout, which can expand to display notification … Read more