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The telecom sector, which has been facing vast pressure since the advent of Reliance Jio , has forced incumbent telecom operators like BSNL to beef up their prepaid recharge plans with attractive data and calling offers. The plan further offers unlimited calls including national roaming, local, and STD. The packs also give 60GB of data for 90 days. The Rs 649 Nirvana Plan now offers 50GB of data, up from the previous offering of 45GB high-speed data.
  • TWI Cambridge tech used for Elon Musk's historic SpaceX flight

    TWI Cambridge tech used for Elon Musk's historic SpaceX flight

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    The current SpaceX drone ship is based out of Port Canaveral and serves to return Falcon 9 boosters to port facilities in order to conduct post-launch checkouts. "Fix is pretty obvious". In a Twitter conversation, Musk replied to a person asking how he would land two boosters with only one drone by revealing that a third one is under construction.
  • Facebook's new Lists feature is yet another way to post personal updates

    Facebook's new Lists feature is yet another way to post personal updates

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    The lists are also designed with the idea that friends could copy each other's lists to share their own opinions about the subject at hand. At the time of this article the new list feature is only available on Android powered devices, for users of the iPhone they able to view other lists but can not make their own any yet.
  • HTC president of smartphone business quits

    HTC president of smartphone business quits

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    But increased competition and a string of low-selling devices have left ... Local media reports said that after leaving HTC, Chang plans to set up a company eyeing the opportunities from the artificial intelliegence (AI) market. Even though HTC has been trying hard to maintain a positive outlook on its clearly dying smartphone business after trading talent for cash with Google , the Taiwanese company's executive exodus continues as revenues are down again .
  • Gmail Go for low-end devices arrives on Google Play

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    Whether we like it or not, Apple has impressed the world with the aesthetics of his last-born, the iPhone X . And all that we know for the moment about the Huawei P20 confirms these remarks. The iPhone X has a starting price of $999. Moreover, there are not many devices with this version of the operating system, and the ones which have it installed are not even entry-level devices.
  • Qualcomm Launches Snapdragon X24, World's First 2Gbps LTE Modem

    Qualcomm Launches Snapdragon X24, World's First 2Gbps LTE Modem

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    Qualcomm has announced its newest LTE modem for smartphones ahead of Mobile World Congress, the Snapdragon X24 , which promises to reach top download speeds of up to 2Gbps. The Snapdragon X24, on the other hand, is a future-ready modem - setting the ground for 5G connectivity. That will rely not only on licensed spectrum, but on carriers using Wi-Fi airwaves to transmit LTE data, which is called Licensed Assisted Access or LAA.
  • BMW X4 OFFICIALLY revealed with slicker looks and more room

    BMW X4 OFFICIALLY revealed with slicker looks and more room

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    The former is power by a six-cylinder in-line gasoline engine with a total output of 360 hp. Like the X3, the X4 is underpinned by BMW's CLAR platform (first introduced on the new 7-series), which has resulted in weight savings of about 50kg, as compared to the previous model.
  • Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ to feature '3D Emoji', stereo speakers

    Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ to feature '3D Emoji', stereo speakers

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    Previous versions of Samsung Experience had confusing Emoji designs that, in some cases, caused the Emojis to lose all meaning. 3D Emoji are supposedly more advanced than Animoji , which would be a bold claim . Huawei was the first company to confirm that it will blatantly copy Animoji . Given the rather ho-hum sound quality that came out of the Galaxy S8's sole bottom-firing speaker, this is a key area in which Samsung can improve upon last year's best smartphone.
  • Sea of Thieves Will Have Premium Shop, But No Loot Boxes

    Sea of Thieves Will Have Premium Shop, But No Loot Boxes

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    Probably one of the most anticipated pirate titles since Man O' War: Corsair - Warhammer Naval Battles, Sea of Thieves is a naval buff's wet dream, so to speak, allowing the players to wage wars between them and plunder settlements. "Obviously when you put it down it'll come back". Unusually, we also get a hard drive speed suggestion too; you'll need 60 GB free on a 5,400 RPM drive.
  • Google brings its Accelerated Mobile Pages feature to email

    Google brings its Accelerated Mobile Pages feature to email

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    The Google AMP Stories format will be directly in competition with Snapchat and Facebook . The solution is created to bring stories to life in a visual way to help publishers get their readers' attention on mobile devices, where users typically browse lots of articles, but engage with few in-depth.
  • Samsung Galaxy S9: Speed tests show Snapdragon 845 will blitz 2017 flagships

    Samsung Galaxy S9: Speed tests show Snapdragon 845 will blitz 2017 flagships

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    They're both 10nm chipsets, but the 9810 uses four custom Samsung cores, four smaller ARM Cortex-A55 cores, and an ARM GPU, while the Snapdragon uses four ARM Cortex-A75 derivative cores, four A55 derivatives and a custom GPU. Samsung is expected to host its Galaxy Unpacked event in Barcelona on 25 of February where it is expected to launch its new flagship. The Google Pixel 2 , the OnePlus 5T , the HTC U11 , the Sony Xperia XZ Premium , the Nokia 8 ...
  • Nokia 2 Receives New Update That Brings February's Security Patch

    Nokia 2 Receives New Update That Brings February's Security Patch

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    Talking about the upcoming phones, the Nokia 1 is likely to be an entry-level smartphone and add to the series with Nokia 2 , Nokia 3 , Nokia 5, and others already available in the market. Coming to the specs of the Nokia 6 (2018), it features a 5.5-inch full HD 1080p display and a more sophisticated design than its predecessor. The Nokia 8 is backed by a 3,090mAh battery and supports Qualcomm's Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging.
  • Day One: Chrome Switches On Its Ad Blocker

    Day One: Chrome Switches On Its Ad Blocker

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    If so, network requests on the page - such as those for JavaScript or images - are checked against a list of known ad-related URL patterns. Sites are evaluated by examining a sample of pages from the site. Site owners meanwhile can reform their ads and be free from Google's meddling. A general list of reports will also be widely available via an Ad Experience Report API .
  • Google's Next Android Version Will Be More 'Notch' Friendly

    Google's Next Android Version Will Be More 'Notch' Friendly

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    The iPhone X has popularized the "notch" for bezel-less smartphones. The update with native support for the notch is expected to be shipped as part of the next version of Android due to launch later this year. Elsewhere in Google's upcoming Android P update, which will be revealed at the firm's I/O conference in May, expect more focus on Google Assistant , with the sources claiming the digital helper could show in up in the home screen search bar.
  • More snow nixes flights at Chicago airports

    More snow nixes flights at Chicago airports

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    The Chicago Tribune says the four deaths included a 51-year-old woman who died in her home Thursday evening after coming in from shoveling snow and a 72-year-old man who died Friday morning after suffering a cardiac arrest while using a snowblower.
  • Olympic 2018 Medal Count: Final Medal Tally for Each Country on Sunday

    Olympic 2018 Medal Count: Final Medal Tally for Each Country on Sunday

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    Red Gerard became the youngest American man to win a medal at the Winter Olympics when he captured gold Sunday in the men's slopestyle snowboarding and despite crashing on his first two runs. Men's 15km + 15km Skiathlon - Alpensia Cross-Country Skiing Centre - Pyeongchang, South Korea - February 11, 2018 - Simen Hegstad Krueger of Norway reacts.