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Samsung launches Galaxy Tab S6, Watch 4G, Watch Active2 in India: Here’s all you need to know

Samsung launched the Galaxy Tab S6, Galaxy Watch 4G and the Galaxy Watch Active2 in India on October 10. The Galaxy Tab S6, which has been optimised for faster, powerful productivity and enriched entertainment experience is available for Rs 59,999. The device, incorporates a 10.5 inch Super AMOLED display, has Bluetooth enabled S Pen and an improved keyboard. It has the first dual camera with ultra-wide lens and dual rear 13MP + 5MP camera. The South Korean tech giant unveiled the Watch Active2 the successor to the Watch Active1. The Galaxy Watch 4G, the first e-sim device…

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Samsung’s Galaxy S and Galaxy Note lines to merge next year?

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ in this photo with the Stylus. The Galaxy Note series could be replaced completely with a new Galaxy One series. (Image source: Anuj Bhatia/Indian Express) Samsung’s Galaxy Note line could be done away with entirely and merged with the upcoming S series, according to a new rumour by noted tipster Evan Blass, who posted on the details on Twitter. The rumour indicates that Samsung is debating a future Galaxy branding, which might completely eliminate the two S and Note line lines. Samsung is looking at a…

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Apple 

Apple iPhone 11 specs leaked: Top-end models likely to sport triple rear camera

Apple has confirmed that the special event to launch this year’s iPhones will be held on September 10. There has been a spate of rumours, leaks and renders of the expected devices. While some can be confirmed with a certain sense of assurance, others may not be as reliable. That there will be three devices can be confirmed. These are likely to be named the iPhone 11, 11Max and 11 R, sticking to the last year’s pattern. One Chinese site has come up with the suggestion that these names will be…

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Social media must not rob us of the right to change our minds

 ‘It is tempting to place on Twitter much of the culpability for our polarised politics, and it would certainly be naive to view it as somehow neutral, like a parish noticeboard.’ Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images It could all have been so different. In some parallel dimension, social media is being used to shape our political discourse for the better: as an arena where views and beliefs are expressed generously and listened to eagerly, where we allow our prejudices to be challenged, where we welcome opposing opinions, where we learn from…

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Samsung Galaxy Buds are getting a new silver color to go with the Note10 family

If you’ve been around these past few weeks then you have definitely already seen the stunning new “Aura Glow” color of the upcoming Galaxy Note 10+. And what better way to compliment a shiny new phone than a shiny new pair of truly wireless headphones. The Galaxy Buds are already listed on a few of Samsung’s regional websites in the new “silver” finish. The color effect appears to be identical to that on the upcoming Note10 and renders probably don’t do it justice.     Samsung Galaxy Buds in silver Besides the color, though,…

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Apple 

Apple wants to have its own 5G modem ready by 2021, report says

Apple just announced that it was acquiring Intel’s 5G modem business for $1 billion, with the implication being that the company is working on developing its own wireless modems for the iPhone. A new report, however, suggests that Apple’s timeline for a self-built iPhone modem may be shorter than expected — the company reportedly wants a working modem by 2021. The report, which comes from Reuters, cites a source familiar with the matter, and contradicts previously reported rumors of a 2022 or 2025 release date. It’s also entirely possible that Apple could have…

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Planning to buy the Samsung Galaxy A80? Here are the offers

The Samsung Galaxy A80 was finally launched in India at a price of ₹47,990 last week. The smartphone was globally unveiled at an event in Bangkok, Thailand in April. The smartphone is known for its unique camera mechanism and for being the first Samsung smartphone to kill the notch and offer a full-display front. The smartphone is currently available for pre-orders and would be available on online (and offline) stores starting 1 August on Flipkart and Samsung Store. During the pre-bookings, Samsung is offering flat 5% cashback to customers purchasing the smartphone using…

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iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus discontinued in India: Apple to now focus on premium iPhone models

Apple’s iPhone series is considered as an aspirational commodity for a majority of Indians but the Cupertino tech giant has been struggling in pushing enough units. The current generation models, such as the iPhone XR, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, come at a high premium which deters many potential buyers from investing in these phones. Most of the times, buyers opt for the older but cheaper models and Apple has been happily pushing out very old iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s series models. However, newer Android phones at these…

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Mobile 

DoT to launch tracking system for lost mobile phones

The Centre for Development of Telematics (C-DoT) is planning to launch a tech solution to track down stolen mobile phones and discourage counterfeiting and theft of such devices. As per reports, the system can be used even if the SIM card is removed or if the IMEI number is changed.  This project “Central Equipment Identity Register (CEIR)” is expected to roll out in August. The technology applicable for the same has already been created. If a phone is stolen, a complaint can be lodged with the police by the consumer…

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Apple working on a foldable iPad with 5G connectivity, likely to be launched next year

The year 2019 has been all about 5G phones and foldable display phones. We have already seen Samsung and Huawei launching their foldable display phones – the Samsung Galaxy fold and Huawei Mate X – at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019 earlier this year. And now, it looks like another tech giant might be gearing to launch a device that combines both these trends into a single device. Apple is working on a new iPad model that will come with foldable display and feature 5G connectivity, Economic Daily News…

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