Startups and Tech

Tech Review: The Gionee A1 smartphone is a delight for selfie-lovers

So what works for the device, and what doesn't?

How a Delhi-based startup is bringing artistic journals from across the world to India

Most of the journals are designed in Ireland and manufactured in China while the artwork is sourced from across Europe.

‘You cannot say you will not pay’: K’taka IT Minister says startups too have to follow rules

The minister refused to take sides, but said that no startup or vendor is above the law.

OPPO F3 Plus review: Now get not one, but two selfie cameras

One front camera comes with a 120-degree angle lens meant for group selfies

Four Telangana-based startups win accolades from around the globe

Hug Innovations, Loop Reality, AuthBase and Kheyti are the startups to the awards

Uber drivers abandon leased cars as company cuts down incentives

Driver incentives were cut back after Uber burnt millions of dollars to counter its rival Ola

Galaxy 8 to feature Facial Recognition software, used in medical diagnostics

Samsung's Galaxy 8 will be launched on March 29 in New York.

A whole new range of Nokia smartphones set to hit the stores in a few months

The company will launch Nokia 3, 5 and 6 in 120 countries at the same time

SEBI bans Reliance Industries Ltd from equity derivatives trading for a year

RIL in a statement said it would appeal against SEBI's decision.

Twitter confirms it is working on a premium, paid version of the platform

Trump has enabled Twitter to get more eyeballs, and they want to cash in on that now.

Love private concerts? Meet the Indo-French duo bringing live music into your home

Chipili has a range of artists covering the realm of creative arts, theatre, puppet shows, and stand-up comedy

You can now use Google shortcuts on your phone to check flights, convert currency and more

The shortcuts include history, translate, nearby attractions, flights, hotels and internet speed test

Why 2016 was a watershed year for fintech in India

NASSCOM predicts that India’s fintech market will touch $2.4 billion by 2020.

Crime is what's being done to us and our families, say Stayzilla founder’s relatives and friends

“Yogi decided to own up to all the existing ‘good, bad and ugly’ during the process of reboot.”

Flipkart to buy out eBay India to become India’s largest etailer, part of a $2 billion-round

Should this deal go through, Flipkart will race way ahead of Amazon.

Apple can drop prices too: Aggressive pricing for iPad, charity tinge to iPhone Red

Better battery and a smarter Siri in the new range of iPads

Chennai court rejects Stayzilla founder Yogendra Vasupal’s bail plea

Vasupal claimed in his bail plea that he was merely an employee of the company and that investors based in Mumbai control and manage the company

Get ready for cheaper iPhones: Apple to start manufacturing in Bengaluru soon

Apple’s contract manufacturer Wistron Corp is likely start making the iPhone 6 and 6s models at its plant in Bengaluru.

Airtel to acquire Tikona's 4G business for Rs 1,600 crore

This will enable Airtel to fill BWA spectrum gaps in the 2,300 MHz band in Rajasthan, UP (East) and UP (West), thereby securing a pan-India footprint.

If you hate people peeping into your phones, the new Privacy Shade app is your savior

Privacy Shade app on Blackberry lets you to darken the screen leaving a small window for you to read

Do you think Uber is a threat to Indian public transport?

Uber wants to make the future of urban mobility a reality in India, by backing public transport.