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Electronics Manufacturing Proposals Worth Rs. 65,000 Crores Received: Prasad

Government has received proposals worth Rs. 65,000 crores for electronics manufacturing in the country, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Monday.”In principal approval has been given to 21 electronics manufacturing clusters. Almost Rs. 65,000 crores worth proposals have been received under MSIPS and Rs. 9,000 crores of which have been approved,” Prasad said while speaking at an event here. ... Read More »

‘No Plans’ to Update LG G3 to Android 5.1 Lollipop

LG this year has launched a number of Android 5.0 Lollipop handsets in the market. The firm till recently had not mentioned anything about whether its handsets, including the flagship G4, would get the recently announced Android M. However, the company now indicates that last year’s flagship, the LG G3, will not receive Android 5.1 Lollipop at all. According to ... Read More »

BlackBerry, Samsung Working on Android Smartphone With BB Services: Report

BlackBerry has not been faring well in the smartphone market, and has been unable to gain traction with its devices. After several missteps, and following recent rumours about the Canadian firm making an Android smartphone, the most recent rumour indicates BlackBerry is partnering Samsung to create the Android device. According to Russian blogger, Eldar Murtazin, the unannounced BlackBerry Slider or ... Read More »

Google Play Prepaid Vouchers Now Available in India

Google has introduced Google Play prepaid vouchers for the Indian market. The Google Play prepaid vouchers, also known as Google Play Gift Cards elsewhere in the world, can be used to purchase digital content such as apps, games, in-app purchases, and ebooks, apart from rent or buy movies on the Google Play store. The Google Play prepaid vouchers will be ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Tab E With 9.6-Inch Display Launched

Samsung has launched a new Galaxy Tab-series tablet, the Galaxy Tab E, in Taiwan. The new tablet will be available starting end of June at TWD 6,990 (approximately Rs. 14,500) in Taiwan. So far, there has been no word on the global release of the Samsung Galaxy Tab E.The Wi-Fi only Galaxy Tab E features a 9.6-inch (1280×800 pixels) WXGA ... Read More »

Software, Hardware Industries to Partner for ‘Digital India’

  Indian software and hardware industries are partnering to make the NDA government’s ‘Make in India’ and ‘Digital India’ initiatives a reality soon, their officials said. The partnership will create a major force in the Electronic System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) industry and the IT landscape to position India among top five economies in the next decade, top officials of ... Read More »

MSME Ministry Launches Job Portal for Skilled Workers

The ministry of micro, small and medium enterprises on Monday launched an online portal for job opportunities for skilled workers in the sector and also to help the industry find such manpower.”The ministry has developed this portal where job seekers can find employers and vice-versa, in line with the prime minister’s vision of Digital India, Skill India and Make in ... Read More »

Airbus to Build Satellites for OneWeb to Beam Internet From Space

Europe’s Airbus Group will design and build about 900 satellites for privately owned OneWeb Ltd, which plans to offer high-speed, space-based Internet access to billions of people worldwide, company officials said on Monday.About 700 of the satellites, each of which will weigh less than 330 pounds (150 kg), will be launched into orbit around Earth beginning in 2018. The rest ... Read More »

iOS 9 Source Code Tips 2732×2048 Pixel Resolution for Rumoured iPad Pro

Adding to the numerous previous rumours for Apple’s anticipated larger iPad, thought to be called the iPad Pro or iPad Plus, a developer has pointed to strings in the iOS 9 source code strings that indicate support for a 2732×2048 pixels resolution – perfect for the much-reported 12.9-inch iPad Pro tablet. According to a developer named Hiraku Wang (via Apple ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge Users Report Missing Toggles in Quick Settings

Users are reporting that the Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge have been hit by a new bug that makes the toggles in the Quick Settings panel disappear.Samsung Mobile’s Arabia official Twitter account while acknowledging the issue when replying to a user also confirmed that the team is working to fix the issue. While the fix might be not ... Read More »