Plugging your smartphone to public charging stations or computers using USB cables can make your device vulnerable to hackers.
Nearly 200 million 4G-enabled feature phones will be sold in India in the next five years, triggering a slow-down for the domestic smartphone market.
The estimates are based on the GSMA Intelligence Consumer Survey 2016 conducted across 56 countries on the mobile usage trend.
Chinese manufacturers revive Western brands to get an edge in an increasingly cut-throat handset market.
A lithium-sulphur battery would be ideal for saving space in mobile phones and computers, as well as allowing for weight reduction in future electric vehicles.
“This new innovative method will make it possible for electrical power to become as ubiquitous as WiFi.”
In addition to seasonal decline and impact of demonetisation, China-based vendors’ market share improved sequentially.
India has succeeded US to be the top country by total app downloads on the Google Play store in 2016 according to App Annie
Time spent on social and messaging apps grew by an astounding 394 per cent over the last year.
The government in April 2016 mandated that all mobile phones in the country from January 1, 2017, will be sold with panic button feature.
A flat-screen panel your living room wall that resembles a TV could one day remotely charge smartphones and tablets within its line of sight.
Fitness trackers and smartphones that record users’ daily activities are now likely to be used increasingly in criminal investigations.
Chinese brands like Oppo, Lenovo, OnePlus, Gionee and Xiaomi took a combined share of over 50 percent in India.
Samsung, Lenovo and Xiaomi took the top 3 spots in market shares according to the IDC survey.
The concept of smartphones with panic button was floated after brutal gangrape of a paramedical student in Delhi