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Mobiles & Tabs

The iPhone XR has been conceived to be the high-selling model when compared to the premium iPhone XS and XS Max.

iPhone XR goes to 9 million buyers in its first week: Analyst

Sales of the iPhone XR have been found to be higher when compared to that of the iPhone 8 last year.

At its iPhone launch event in September, Apple introduced the lower-cost iPhone XR, made of Aluminium, along with two other models, the XS and XS Max.

Apple cancels production boost for iPhone XR: Nikkei

Apple had also asked smaller iPhone assembler Wistron to stand by for rush orders.

The Lenovo S5 Pro will be available in Black, Blue, and Gold colour options.

Lenovo S5 Pro with Snapdragon 636 SoC, quad cameras launched

The Lenovo S5 Pro embraces a large 6.18-inch full HD+ display with an 18.7:9 aspect ratio.

(Photo credit: Rozetked)

Google Pixel 3 Lite images and key specifications leaked

Rozetked, a Russian tech blog, has leaked the complete design of the Pixel 3 Lite.

It was found that only 10 Xiaomi smartphones were available for purchase under the Flash Sale. (Photo: Mi 8 Lite)

Xiaomi’s misleading UK flash sale infuriates its fans

The Flash Sale in UK included only 10 devices selling at 1 Pound.

Gadgets

Besides being sturdy and durable on the outside, these gloves are lined with a soft layer of integrated fleece that makes them soft, warm and comfortable on the inside.

Mujjo blends in tech for its latest Touchscreen Gloves

Mujjo has completely rethought the layout of the silicone pattern and made it look much cleaner.

UBON claims that the solar panel conversion rate is 18-20 per cent.

UBON launches its first solar power bank in India

This 6000mAh power bank comes with a compact solar panel and is priced attractively at Rs 1,299.

The Kailh Silver Speed key switches feature a light 40g actuation force and are rated for 70 million key presses.

HyperX launches Alloy FPS RGB gaming keyboard

The Alloy FPS RGB keyboard features Kailh Silver Speed mechanical key switches that offer shorter key travel time.

There is improved durability of the earphones on account of the newly redesigned drivers giving more emphasis on bass.

Boult launches Space Bluetooth ear-phones in India

The brand has re-launched the earphones with all-round improvements.

In Other news

, Instagram states that they will begin removing inauthentic likes, follows and comments from accounts that use third-party apps to boost their popularity.

Instagram is taking action against fake followers and likes

Instagram has built machine learning tools to help identify accounts that use these services and remove the inauthentic activity.

International travellers will be able to experience Jio’s all-IP network. (Photo: AFP)

Reliance Jio introduces India’s first VoLTE-based international roaming

Japan-based KDDI Corporation is the first international mobile service provider to avail of Jio’s VoLTE calling.

Spanning across an average size of 300 square feet, Mi Stores reflect the design of Xiaomi’s Mi Home stores.

Xiaomi opens 500 Mi stores in India, creates Guinness World Record

Xiaomi achieved this feat by launching over 500 Mi Stores simultaneously.

But its collapse in use as a payment currency has instead left big finance and crypto insiders eyeing better technological infrastructure to help bitcoin take off as a way to pay.

Bitcoin for payments a distant dream as usage dries up

The value of bitcoins handled by major payment processors shriveled nearly 80 percent in the year to September.

Weak demand for chips has been hurting the semiconductor stocks.

Micron leads chipmaker losses as demand concerns grow

Micron shares fell 7 percent in early trading after brokerage Baird Equity Research downgraded the stock to “underperform.”