Author Archives: Loknath Das

Xiaomi Opens Its 1000th Service Centre in India, Has Presence in Over 600 Cities

HIGHLIGHTS The 1000th service centre has been opened in Hyderabad, Telangana It marks 100 percent year-on-year growth 500 centers are authorised for Mi TV repairs Chinese phone maker Xiaomi on Wednesday announced the opening of its service centre number one thousand in India. The company which has presence in over 600 cities in the country, opened up its 1000th service centre in ... Read More »

Moto X4 Unlocked, Prime Variants Get Android 8.1 Oreo Update: Report

HIGHLIGHTS The Moto X4 was launched at IFA last year The smartphone is set to receive Android P whenever it arrives The unlocked and Prime variants are now getting Android 8.1 Oreo update Lenovo launched the Moto X4 smartphone at IFA last year, with the Moto X4 Android One edition for Project Fi following in September. The Android One variant got the Android ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro Allegedly Spotted in Leaked Images With iPhone X-Like Display Notch

HIGHLIGHTS Images of an alleged Redmi 6 Pro have been leaked China The phone is seen to sport a display notch At the back, there is a fingerprint scanner and a dual camera setup Xiaomi has already confirmed the launch date of the Redmi 6 Pro, but leaks and rumours are doing their bit to give away as many details of the upcoming ... Read More »

Motorola granted patent for foldable smartphone with heating hinge

Motorola has been granted a patent for a foldable smartphone with a thermal element in the hinge. The element heats up the place where the screen has been deformed from being folded and straightens it. Using this design Motorola could make a flexible OLED smartphone that flexes both inward and outward and it could even have more than one hinge ... Read More »

Post-note ban, ‘kala dhan’ became ‘jan dhan’: MoS Finance

Facing criticism over the 2016 demonetisation drive, the Union government today said benefits of the note ban are being reaped now as hoarded cash is being put to productive use. “The money which was lying idle and was no way in use, has now come into the banking system. This money is now being used for the interest of the ... Read More »

For High Fixed Deposit Returns Up To 9%, Choose Small Finance Banks, Non Banking Financial Companies

Mahindra Finance, offers interest rate on fixed deposit at 7.95 per cent for a 15-month fixed deposit. For individual depositors, a bank fixed deposit (FD) is considered the safest form of investment, especially with a large commercial bank such as State Bank of India (SBI). The income from the bank FD is not only safe, but also accessible at any ... Read More »

Three steps to consider before migrating Finance & HR to the Cloud

Cloud migration that integrates finance and HR systems is proven to improve internal collaboration – between the functions and with the IT team, and deliver better performance in terms of cost and time to deliver. Were you aware that 35 percent of companies intend to develop a shared finance and HRfunction? A research conducted by MIT Technology and commissioned by Oracle, reveals that ... Read More »

Samsung, LG Set to Bring Full-Screen, Sound Emitting Smartphones Next Year: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung and LG are reportedly developing sound emitting displays These will be commercialised early next year Samsung Galaxy S10 is rumoured to have a full-screen experience Smartphones featuring thin-bezel display panels are quite common nowadays. They majorly include a notch design that accommodates an earpiece as well as frontal sensors, such as the selfie camera, ambient light, and proximity sensor. But ... Read More »

Realme 1 Silver Limited Edition With 4GB RAM Will Go on Sale on June 18

Realme 1 price in India is Rs. 10,990 for the Silver limited edition model HIGHLIGHTS Silver colour variant of Realme 1 will be available starting June 18 The phone will come will 4GB RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage It will be available exclusively via Amazon India Realme has announced that the Moonlight Silver colour variant of the Realme 1 smartphone will ... Read More »

2019 iPhone Models to Support USB-C Fast Charging: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Earlier it was reported that Apple would introduce USB-C this year However, the company is still in its redesign phase It should introduce the feature in 2019 iPhones Apple this year, and leaks point at a budget 6.1-inch device with a LCD display and no 3D Touch. Another variant is expected to be the iPhone X successor with an OLED display, and ... Read More »