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World’s Biggest Consumer Electronics Show Kicked Off in Gusto

With the world’s biggest consumer electronics show, CES 2019, kicking off on 8 January in Las Vegas, US, it’s time for yet another gadget feast for consumers. Here’s what we can look forward to this year at the Mecca of electronic gadgets.

Samsung OS Update to Note 8, Galaxy Tabs Rolled Out!

Users with Galaxy Note 8 will get the update in February while Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus users will get the update in March 2019. The month of April will be significant as a number of Samsung devices will get the Pie update in this month. These devices include Galaxy Tab S4 10.5-inches, Galaxy A6, A6 Plus, A7, A8 Plus, A8 Star, A9, J2, J2 Core, J4, J6 Plus, and Galaxy On7 (2018). Galaxy J4 Plus, J6, and J8 devices will get the update in May while Galaxy J7 (2017), J7 Duo, and J7 Neo devices will get the update in July.

Bugs Fixes by MIUI 10.2.1 Version In Redmi Note 5 Pro

Redmi Note 5 Pro in India has started receiving MIUI 10.2.1, according to a media report. The new update is said to fix the accidental camera burst capture issue on the default Camera app. It also reportedly fixes thumbnails and icons in the File Explorer.

Google Initiative Against Spam in Text Message

Data about spam messages is to improve the search engine giant’s ability to “detect future spam for users”. The company has maintained that Messages is its primary communication solution for its users.

One Plus OxygenOS 9.0.0 Rolled Out!

The update comes as OxygenOS 9.0.0, syncing with the version number for Android Pie. It not only brings the latest version of Android but also some new features.

Cryptocurrency Becoming the Vogue

It is highly unlikely that any human with a smartphone must not have come across the buzzwords like Bitcoin, blockchain or cryptomining, over the past few years.

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Jet Airways Chairman Naresh Goyal to Invest Up to Rs 700 Crore in Jet Airways

Jet Airways chairman Naresh Goyal is ready to invest up to Rs 700 crore in Jet Airways on the condition that his stake does not fall below 25%. Goyal’s offer comes against the backdrop of strategic partner Etihad reportedly putting forward strict conditions, including that Goyal should give up control, for infusing funds into the crisis-hit carrier.

Bihar CM Nitish Kumar Ready to Reconcile with RJD

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday night claimed that he has “lots of love” for Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav despite the “harsh words” the latter often uses.

PM Modi Lashes Out At Kerala Government for Sabarimala Mismanagement

In Kollam today for the launch of two projects, PM Modi said: “The CPM government’s conduct on Sabarimala will go down in history as the most shameful action of any government in power… We know CPM government never respected spirituality, religion… but no one thought it would turn so shameful”.

Spat Over Rafale Is On High Gear

In its response to Pune-based activist Vihar Durve who had sought the report from CAG, the country’s auditor said, “The audit is under progress and the report is yet to be finalised. The information cannot be given under Section 8(1)(C) of the RTI Act as the disclosure would cause breach of Parliament”.

Philip Kotler Backlashed in Favor of PM Modi on Twitter

Coming out in defense of Prime Minister Narendra Modi over receiving “the first ever Philip Kotler Presidential Award”, the marketing guru put out a clarification on Twitter on Tuesday and also applauded the prime minister’s “selfless service towards India”.

Indian 2 Fist Look Poster is Out

The first look poster of Indian 2 is out and it has come as a relief to Kamal Haasan fans since the future of the project looked uncertain due to several rumours.

Galaxy S10 Pieces Leaked; China Compulsory Certification Detected

The first part of the story is that only two variants were certified in China but there have been reports of three and even four total variants of the S10 with at least one 5G-enabled one and possibly a third size (6.1”) in addition to the supposed 5.8” and 6.44” versions.

Honor 10 Lite Launched in India Today

Honor 10 Lite was launched in India today at an event in New Delhi. The Honor 10 Lite price in India has been set at Rs. 13,999 for the 4GB RAM variant, while its 6GB RAM comes at Rs. 17,999. Both models come in Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, and Sky Blue colour options. Particularly, the Sky Blue colour option comes with a gradient finish. The Honor 10 Lite will be available for purchase through Flipkart and HiHonor India store. The sale will begin starting 12 am (Midnight) IST on January 20.