Amazon Vows to Act on Price-Gouging on Coronavirus Goods

HIGHLIGHTS Amazon pledged to take steps to fight price gouging A US senator had complained of “unjustifiably high prices” Hand sanitizers and surgical masks are in high demand Amazon pledged Thursday to take steps to fight price gouging after a US senator complained of “unjustifiably high prices” on hand sanitizers…

Realme to Launch More IoT Devices, Offline-Focussed Smartphones in Q2: Madhav Sheth

Photo Credit: Realme Realme grew 263.5 percent in India last year, according to IDC HIGHLIGHTS Realme will launch new audio products, wearables, smartwatches in Q2 Realme TV models would take on Xiaomi’s Mi TV lineup Realme’s offline-focussed phones will be unveiled in early Q2 JUMP TO Offline-focussed Realme phones ‘5G…

Sony Said to Be Using Hole-Punch Display in Upcoming Xperia Smartphone

Photo Credit: LETSGODIGITAL The Sony smartphone will show time on the left and the battery status on the right-hand-side Highlights Sony may launch a new flagship Xperia phone at MWC 2020 The upcoming smartphone is expected to feature a hole-punch camera A patent published on WIPO shows user interface of…

Huawei Mate X Foldable Phone’s Successor Launching in H2 2020: Report

Huawei Mate X foldable phone went on sale in November this year Highlights Huawei launched its first foldable phone this year The next-gen Huawei Mate X phone is expected to launch later in the year The details of the smartphone are currently a mystery In This Article Huawei Mate X…

Netflix Steps in to Save New York’s Historic Paris Theatre

Photo Credit: Twitter/ Netflix Film HIGHLIGHTS Paris theatre had been shuttered in late August It was the city’s last single-screen movie house The theatre will become a home for special events, screenings: Netflix Streaming giant Netflix will use New York’s historic Paris theatre, which had been shuttered earlier this year,…

Flipkart, Xiaomi Leading Online Phone Sales in India: Counterpoint

Highlights Flipkart led the overall online market with a 57 percent share Amazon grew over 75 percent year-over-year to capture 33 percent share Xiaomi retained the top spot with 38 percent market share Thanks to new launches and aggressive sell-in ahead of annual online sales like Flipkart’s Big Billion and…

TCS Partners Qualcomm To Launch Innovation Hub In Hyderabad

The new hub will utilise TCS’ expertise in digital technologies.   IT major Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Wednesday launched an innovation hub in Hyderabad with support from Qualcomm Technologies. The new hub will be used to build domain-specific solutions that utilise the combinatorial power of Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet…

This New App Aims To Fight Patriarchy On Digital Streets

New Delhi:  Young girls and women came together at Delhi’s Miranda College on Saturday to wage a battle against patriarchy. Aiding their fight is a new ally – Smashboard, which is “an alternative social media network with special features for people of all genders fighting patriarchy”. This new social networking…