Gadgets

Facebook Portal Camera: Privacy and Other Matters With Facebook’s Latest Gadget

It’s rare that a new gadget these days serves a true need. Rather, it creates a want. You certainly don’t need the Facebook Portal, whose primary purpose is to let you make the types of video calls you can already make on Facebook’s Messenger app. And given the company’s poor record on user privacy, do you even […]

Mobile Updates

ZTE Blade D Lux With 5.5-Inch Display, 13-Megapixel Camera Launched

ZTE has introduced a new smartphone under the ‘Blade’ series, namely the ZTE Blade D Lux. The handset is available in Vietnam and Singapore priced at VND 3,890,000 (roughly Rs. 11,600) and SGD 239 (roughly Rs. 11,100). The device will be sold by M1 carrier in Singapore. The dual-SIM supporting ZTE Blade D Lux runs […]

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Asus Live With 5-Inch Display, 8-Megapixel Camera Launched

Asus has launched a new non-ZenFone smartphone dubbed the Asus Live in Brazil. Priced around $210 (roughly Rs. 14,000), the dual SIM supporting smartphone is yet to reach other countries. The Asus Live smartphone with model name G500TG is a low-end device based on the specifications. The Android 5.1 Lollipop-based smartphone features a 5-inch HD […]

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GoPro fails to meet market expectations; to cut 7 percent of workforce

GoPro Inc estimated fourth-quarter revenue below market expectations due to disappointing sales of its action cameras, and said it would cut 7 percent of its workforce, sending its shares into freefall. GoPro shares plunged 28 percent to $10.50 in extended trading, or less than half its 2014 IPO price of $24. Traders told Reuters that […]

Mobile Updates

Oppo F1 With 13-Megapixel Camera Goes Up for Pre-Orders

The Oppo F1, the camera-focused smartphone anticipated to launch in India on January 28, has reached Vietnam first. The handset, which was first announced by Oppo during the CES 2016 trade show, is now up for pre-orders on a Vietnamese online retailer. Priced at VND 6,490,000 (roughly Rs. 19,300), the smartphone will start shipping from […]

Mobile Updates

ZTE Blade D Lux With 5.5-Inch Display, 13-Megapixel Camera Launched

ZTE has introduced a new smartphone under the ‘Blade’ series, namely the ZTE Blade D Lux. The handset is available in Vietnam and Singapore priced at VND 3,890,000 (roughly Rs. 11,600) and SGD 239 (roughly Rs. 11,100). The device will be sold by M1 carrier in Singapore. The dual-SIM supporting ZTE Blade D Lux runs […]