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Public charging stations may make your phone vulnerable to hacking

Plugging your smartphone to public charging stations or computers using USB cables can make your device vulnerable to hackers.

About 200 million 4G feature phones to be sold in India in next 5 years

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.

India to lead global growth of smartphone connections: GSMA

The estimates are based on the GSMA Intelligence Consumer Survey 2016 conducted across 56 countries on the mobile usage trend.

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Vintage western brands given new lease of life by Chinese smartphone makers

Chinese manufacturers revive Western brands to get an edge in an increasingly cut-throat handset market.

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Gen-next smartphone batteries in the offing

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.

Now, wirelessly charge devices anywhere in your room

“This new innovative method will make it possible for electrical power to become as ubiquitous as WiFi.”

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Demonetisation triggers 30.5 per cent drop in smartphone sales: IDC

In addition to seasonal decline and impact of demonetisation, China-based vendors’ market share improved sequentially.

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India takes top spot in Google Play store app downloads in 2016: Report

India has succeeded US to be the top country by total app downloads on the Google Play store in 2016 according to App Annie

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Social media usage help time spent on mobiles grow 69 %: Report

Time spent on social and messaging apps grew by an astounding 394 per cent over the last year.

Mobile phones without panic button import allowed till Feb: DoT

The government in April 2016 mandated that all mobile phones in the country from January 1, 2017, will be sold with panic button feature.

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LCD-like flat screens could remotely charge all your devices

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.

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Legal system not prepared to deal with new personal technology: Report

Fitness trackers and smartphones that record users’ daily activities are now likely to be used increasingly in criminal investigations.

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Chinese players take 50 % of India’s smartphone market: Counterpoint

Chinese brands like Oppo, Lenovo, OnePlus, Gionee and Xiaomi took a combined share of over 50 percent in India.

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Chinese smartphones gain 40 per cent of Indian market last year: Survey

Samsung, Lenovo and Xiaomi took the top 3 spots in market shares according to the IDC survey.

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Mobile phone makers get 2-month extension for panic button

The concept of smartphones with panic button was floated after brutal gangrape of a paramedical student in Delhi