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Honor View 20 With 48 MP Camera Launched In Hong Kong

Honor View 20 With 48 MP Camera Launched In Hong Kong

December 10, 2018 at 4:01 pm 0 comments

Chinese smartphone brand Honor Monday launched a new smartphone that comes with 48 megapixel camera. Named Honor View 20, the smartphone is touted to be world’s first phone with 48 megapixel camera. “The camera is the first to make possible high-definition 48 effective megapixels photography on a smartphone, delivering topRead More

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 : Powering Next Gen Flagship Smartphones

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 : Powering Next Gen Flagship Smartphones

December 7, 2018 at 1:25 pm 0 comments

Qualcomm recently hosted its Snapdragon Technology Summit at Hawaii. The most awaited announcement of this year was the company’s latest chipset Snapdragon 855. This chipset is expected to power lots of premium devices next year. So the new processor is named as Snapdragon 855, maintaining the chipset maker’s mobile platformRead More

Ericsson Puts Millions of Mobile Phone Users In Dark In Last 2 Days

Ericsson Puts Millions of Mobile Phone Users In Dark In Last 2 Days

December 7, 2018 at 9:28 am 0 comments

A technical glitch in the Ericsson network has caused cell phone outages across the globe. The impact was felt by millions of customers of all big operators in the world including some in India. Ericsson admitted the network issue and offered an official statement on this. It said “During DecemberRead More

Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, ZTE And OnePlus Making 5G Smartphones Using Qualcomm Platform

Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, ZTE And OnePlus Making 5G Smartphones Using Qualcomm Platform

December 6, 2018 at 4:16 pm 0 comments

In line with the industry’s move towards 5G, a plethora of Chinese smartphone makers Thursday announced their plans to develop 5G smartphones. Brands like Oppo, Vivo, OnePlus, ZTE and Xiaomi are already started developing 5G smartphones using Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 855 Mobile platform. This announcement came from Qualcomm at itsRead More

Intel And HOOBOX Launch AI-Powered Wheel Chair ‘Wheelie 7’

Intel And HOOBOX Launch AI-Powered Wheel Chair ‘Wheelie 7’

December 4, 2018 at 9:12 am 0 comments

Intel has announced that it has partnered with Hoobox Robotics to launch an artificial intelligence powered wheel chair on theĀ International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The name of the AI powered wheel chair is Wheelie 7. With Hoobox Roboticsā€™ Wheelie 7 kit powered by Intel artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, peopleRead More

Nokia Takes 250 Mn Euro Loan From NIB For 5G Research

Nokia Takes 250 Mn Euro Loan From NIB For 5G Research

December 3, 2018 at 3:26 pm 0 comments

Nokia Mmonday said it signed a EUR 250 million loan transaction with the Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) to finance research and development activities related to 5G technology. The loan, which has a tenure of 5 years after disbursement, will finance Nokia’s research and development program focused on 5G activities inRead More

World To Have 1.5 Bn 5G Subscriptions By 2024 : Ericsson Mobility Report

World To Have 1.5 Bn 5G Subscriptions By 2024 : Ericsson Mobility Report

November 27, 2018 at 6:21 pm 0 comments

While telecom operators across the glove are mulling to deploy their 5G network and at present doing trials, a research report estimates there would be around 1.5 billion 5G subscriptions in next five to six years, a new Ericsson Mobility Report estimates. “5G is expected to reach more than 40Read More

Nokia And Oppo Sign Patent License Agreement

Nokia And Oppo Sign Patent License Agreement

November 26, 2018 at 1:54 pm 0 comments

Nokia Monday said it has signed a patent license agreement with Chinese smartphone maker Oppo. Under this agreement the Chinese smartphone maker will pay Nokia to use the latter’s technologies and solutions. This is a multi-year agreement. The value of the deal, however, is not disclosed. “OPPO is one ofRead More

Logitech, Plantronics Drop Acquisition Plan

Logitech, Plantronics Drop Acquisition Plan

November 26, 2018 at 11:43 am 0 comments

Computer and communication products company Logitech and unified communications firm Plantronics have dropped their plans for a possible acquisition. Both the firms, in separate announcements, have clarified that though they had entered into an initial discussion regarding the same, the plan has now been dropped. “Logitech approached Plantronics regarding aRead More

Airtel Africa Appoints 8 Global Banks For IPO

Airtel Africa Appoints 8 Global Banks For IPO

November 26, 2018 at 9:28 am 0 comments

Bharti Airtel’s subbsidiary in Africa, Airtel Africa has appointed eight global banks to assist the firm in its upcoming IPO. The banks selected are J.P. Morgan, Citigroup, BofA Merrill Lynch, Absa Group Limited, Barclays Bank PLC, BNP Paribas, Goldman Sachs International and Standard Bank Group. The Indian telecom behemoth isRead More