Mobile companies seek review of duty on parts as imports from Vietnam soar
India has imported mobile phone components worth more than $1 billion from Vietnam — with which India has a free trade agreement (FTA) —in the first half of this fiscal alone, compared to $800 million in the whole of 2018-19 and just over $600 million in FY18, an industry association of companies making handset in India has informed the government.
Qualcomm aims to drive affordability in 5G next year
Qualcomm will bring 5G to every single tier next year. Throughout 2020, it will bring 5G...
OnePlus begins pilot exports of 5G phones from India
The Chinese smartphone maker is testing 5G capabilities at its R&D centre in Hyderabad.
Primary healthcare is failing 80 crore Indians. An app may be the antidote
Rural India suffers from the paucity of primary healthcare centres. By taking doctor consultations online through an app and providing safe record keeping of patients, MedCords wants to address one of the key issues for patients in rural India.
People experiencing phone repairs more likely to invest in protection plans: Survey
The survey also throws light on where most users tend to drop their phone, what activity results in a higher likelihood of a phone drop, and the number of times they tend to drop the phone.
Time to upgrade your home to Smart Home
The West has pretty much upgraded its standard of living to the Smart Home. Despite infrastructure and connectivity problems, you can also start adding some devices to smarten up your home.
Base year depends on global, national economic situation, data availability: Rao Inderjit Singh
As per the United Nations System of National Accounts (UN SNA)-2008, base year of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) series is revised from time to time to better capture structural changes in the economy. The member countries are required to revise the base year of their macro-economic indicators like Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
Feeling agitated in the absence of your smartphone? 23% millennials are addicted to the device
PSU was defined as any behaviour linked to smartphones that has the features of an addiction.
Foxconn reopens Indian manufacturing unit as Asian smartphone demand grows
The contract manufacturer is expanding into Tamil Nadu even as it runs operations in Andhra Pradesh; 20,000 jobs likely to be created
Panasonic India revenue dips 10% in FY19; company to enter IT infrastructure management
As per Panasonic India’s latest regulatory filings with the Registrar of Companies (RoC) accessed through business intelligence platform Veratech Intelligence, revenue from operation dropped 10.6% year on year in 2018-19 at Rs 4,758.62 crore, while its net loss more than tripled at Rs 459.58 crore against Rs 131.88 crore in FY18.
Nokia's first-ever smart TV with JBL sound system & 4k resolution may debut soon
The Nokia TV will be able to decode surround sound with the help of the DTS TruSurround.
Techies take ‘fast’ lane on net highway
Tech workers finding ways to wean themselves off the internet, with a deliberate and phased fasting.
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