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A petition has been filed in a high court in India, demanding that Pokémon GO should be banned in the country for "hurting religious sentiments", among various other reasons.
Internet Service Providers in India have been blocking torrents/warez websites as part of a government order. Those who are caught could be fined, as well as jailed for three years.
Samsung has announced launch details for its new Galaxy Note7 in India. Buyers there will get three months of unlimited voice calls and 4G data, and will also be able to buy a Gear VR headset for $30.
The online retailer, Flipkart, will begin selling the Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime today at 12pm IST. The device will also be available for sale on Mi.com. The phone retails at Rs 8,999.
Facebook, under its Internet.org initiative, has begun discussions with partners about bringing commercial offerings to rural, unconnected, areas of India. Names of partners are still under wraps.
After releasing the Marshmallow update for its Galaxy A5 (2016) and Galaxy A7 in recent weeks, Samsung has now begun rolling out Android 6.0.1 to the Galaxy A8, starting in India.
Coinsecure and BitPay have teamed up to create a new platform for India-based merchants. The platform will allow merchants to receive Bitcoin but have rupees sent to their bank accounts instead.
The Freedom 251 was unveiled in February amid a wave of doubt and confusion, but it will finally start shipping to buyers on June 30, although its manufacturer will make a loss on each unit sold.
Featuring a 13.3-inch Full HD display, Intel Core i5 and i7 processors, 8GB RAM and up to 512GB of storage, HP's ultra-thin, ultra-light Windows 10 notebook will soon be available to buy in India.
Three months after Microsoft officially announced the start of its Windows 10 Mobile upgrades for (some) older Windows phones, BLU has now made the update available for its Win HD LTE X150e in India.
Google's Street View service has failed to get approval to expand in India. The government is blocking Google's requests amid national security concerns and lack of control over data.
Back in April, Samsung rolled out Marshmallow to the version of its Galaxy S5 with a Snapdragon processor in India - but Android 6.0.1 is finally available for those devices with an Exynos chip too.
Sony unveiled its upper-mid-range Xperia X, and its more affordable Xperia XA, back in February. Both devices have now had their local launch in India, and will go on sale there next month.
In an effort to tap into the large enterprise and government sectors in India, Samsung has launched the 7" Galaxy Tab Iris, with built in iris recognition technology and biometric capabilities.
India is working to introduce legislation that would ban map or satellite data of the country unless they are approved by the government. Incorrect map information will also be prohibited.
Sony took its sweet time to kick off its Marshmallow rollout, but it's now pushing the update to ever more devices, and its Z2, Z3 and Z3 Compact are the latest to be upgraded in India and Canada.
Apple's request to sell refurbished iPhones in India has been turned down by the telecom ministry of the country, dealing a blow to the company's plan to gain more marketshare.
Samsung is preparing to launch new handsets with slim designs and metal bodywork, including the Galaxy C5, which is said to feature a 5.2-inch display, 4GB RAM and a Snapdragon 617 processor.
After bringing Android 6.0 for the Galaxy S6, S6 edge and S6 edge+ to India a few days ago, Samsung has now started the over-the-air rollout of its Marshmallow update there for the Galaxy Note 5.
Microsoft's newest Windows 10 Mobile handset, the Lumia 650, will go on sale tomorrow in China, and the company says that it's expected to be available to buy in India before the end of this month.
Android 6.0 Marshmallow, the latest version of the OS, continues to make slow progress in reaching more devices, but it's now making its way to Samsung's Galaxy S6 family of handsets in India.
After reducing the price of its flagship '2' handset in various other markets last month, OnePlus has announced a permanent price cut of Rs.2,000 in India, which applies to both models of the device.
The Surface Pro 3 launched in India in January - 20 months after the device was first announced - priced at Rs.73,990. Now, two months after going on sale there, it's received a significant price cut.
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Samsung has launched its latest Android flagships in India, running the Exynos 8890 SoC, and those who pre-order the Galaxy S7 or S7 edge before March 17 will get a free Gear VR headset.
AdDuplex has published its latest monthly breakdown of Windows handset usage, but admits that it erroneously overstated the proportion of devices running Windows 10 Mobile in recent months.
It's amazing what you can get for under five bucks these days. In India, you'll soon be able to get a smartphone with a 4-inch qHD display, 1.3 GHz quad-core CPU, 8 GB storage (expandable) and more.
India's telecom regular TRAI has delivered a policy decision banning price-differentiated services such as Facebook's Free Basics program on the grounds that they violate net neutrality.
It looks like Huawei is on a roll in 2016, with plans to unveil two new handsets under its 'Honor' brand early next week. The event is to take place on January 28th.
Microsoft will open pre-orders for its Surface Book tomorrow in several markets around the world, including many across Europe - although shipments won't actually begin there until mid-February.
AdDuplex's latest stats show another big monthly increase in Windows 10 Mobile usage, and also reveal which is more popular between Microsoft's new Lumia 950 and 950 XL flagships in various markets.
Although Android Marshmallow is only on 0.5% of active devices, questions are already being put forward regarding the name for the next major release of Google's operating system.
After launching its Lumia 950 and 950 XL flagships in India last week, Microsoft has announced that its new entry-level Windows 10 Mobile handset, the Lumia 550, will go on sale there on December 23.
Just days before Google's CEO is due to touch down in India to discuss Project Loon with PM Modi, various government bodies in the country have raised concerns about the project on security grounds.
India's Flipkart has made available the Moto G Turbo Edition for a low 14,499 Rupees. It comes with Turbo Charging which will blast your device with 6 hours of life in just 15 minutes.
Microsoft has finally launched its flagship Windows 10 Mobile handsets, the Lumia 950 Dual SIM and 950 XL Dual SIM which will be available for purchase starting December 11, with a free Display Dock.
Following a trial in India earlier this year that saw Indians enjoy a minimum app pricing of just 10 Indian Rupees (15 cents), Google has extended minimum pricing for apps in 17 countries.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella revealed today that the company's new Windows 10 Mobile flagships will go on sale in India next month, and both handsets will include dual-SIM support there.
After a previous report prophesying a November 2 launch was proved false, a Microsoft Support site now suggests that the 'Fall Update' to Windows 10 will be released next Tuesday.
If you're in the market for a smart TV, you might want to check Videocon's latest offering. The company has launched a Windows 10-powered TV in India that comes in 32-inch and 40-inch screen sizes.
In order to understand how the internet works in developing countries where speeds are usually slow, Facebook is rolling out '2G Tuesdays,' giving employees a taste of a sluggish connection.
Popular media dongle device Teewe will soon allow users to stream torrent content. The feature will be similar as Popcorn Time. The Chromecast alternative will get a new gaming capability.
Looking for a large-sized mid-range Windows Phone handset in India? Microsoft has launched the Lumia 640 XL in the country. It is priced at Rs 17,399 and runs Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim.
With the introduction of new stock, Apple has increased the pricing of some of its computing products in India. The price hike will be permanent going forward.
At its Z3 launch event yesterday, Samsung claimed that its Tizen OS is the second-largest operating system in the budget segment in India, ahead of Microsoft's Windows Phone.
This month, Samsung will launch their latest Tizen powered device, the Z3. The Z3 will follow the Z1, which was introduced towards the beginning of the year and went on to sell over a million units.
Apple is partnering with consumer electronics retailer Croma to launch 6 Apple mini-stores to expand their retail presence in India, a largely untapped market of about 1.3 billion people.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai details a partnership that will bring Wi-Fi to 400 rail stations and connect 10 million passengers a day. Pichai also recounts being a student at Chennai Central station.
The Galaxy Note 5 will be unavailable in many parts of the world, but it will launch in India this month - and those who pre-order will get a free wireless charger, and a one-time screen replacement.