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Why Apple could be strategically holding its horses this year

Apple is among the few companies to yet open its cards when it comes to 5G. But next year could be different and Apple seems to be readying up for a big 5G plunge in 2020.

Xiaomi Mi A3 coming to India on August 21: Will this Android One phone succeed?

The Mi A3 is basically the Mi CC9e being relaunched as an Android One phone for global and India markets. Mi A3’s specifications are known given the global launch, though Xiaomi has not yet clarified how much RAM and storage will be present on the Indian variants. The India price is also not known.

Galaxy Note 10 is Samsung’s secret weapon to disrupt the premium smartphone market

Samsung’s mobile boss DJ Koh has a plan: Release a compact version of Galaxy Note 10+ at a much lower price to help attract new customers to the Galaxy Note series. This is an unusual move for a company which has always reserved the flagship Galaxy Note line for power users and creatives.

Google Pixel 3a has helped double sales, but that doesn’t mean much

Google has claimed that its Pixel 3a phones are a hit, with sales almost doubling in the last quarter. But the story of Pixel 3a's success is a little more complicated that just doubling of sales.

Redmi K20 series seems like a result of Xiaomi’s fear of missing out

Xiaomi has introduced its new Redmi K20 series in the Indian smartphone market. The K20 Pro is a premium flagship with a Snapdragon 855 processor and a triple camera setup, with prices starting Rs 27,999.

Why having triple cameras on your mid-range smartphone doesn’t really matter

As smartphones manufacturers start to offering triple rear cameras as a standard in their mid-range devices, one thing remains unanswered-- do we really need multiple cameras when none of them works properly?

Redmi K20 Pro launch in India: Will Xiaomi finally deliver the knockout punch?

Redmi K20 Pro is being pitched as ‘flagship killer 2.0’ and there’s no subtlety with which brand Xiaomi is rolling out their new launch. The Redmi K20 Pro will take on the OnePlus 7 Pro, but it has its task cut out.

I tried using Facebook’s Libra blockchain. It didn’t work.

Libra’s documentation is a monstrosity, a 12-page white paper accompanied by 96 pages of technical detail. The papers are far from expository.

Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency: Why it is underwhelming at best

Facebook Libra, is the company's ambitious new cryptocurrency, which targets 2.6 billion users and is backed by up to $1 billion in funds. But it will have a tough time making an impact and here's why.

So what exactly was Google trying to achieve by teasing Pixel 4 photos on Twitter

Google gave a sneak peek into its next flagship, the Pixel 4 on Twitter, releasing an image of Pixel 4 in June itself though the phone isn't expected before October.

WWDC 2019: Why Apple’s iOS and macOS worlds could converge more

Apple WWDC 2019: At the annual developer conference, Apple could give more insight into what some call Project Marzipan, Cupertino’s bid to help port more iOS apps to the Mac environment.

Apple WWDC 2019: iPadOS could be the bridge between iOS and macOS

The power that the iPads now have seem to have got them dreaming. So from actual multi-tasking to running powerful apps, the iPad now can do everything. All that gets another big fillip with the iPadOS announced now.