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Mobiles & Tabs

 Eliud Kipchoge, the first man to run a marathon in less than two hours. DC File Photo

Kipchoge suffers loneliness of the long-distance runner thanks to virus

On the third day after breaking up from the camp, Kipchoge finds that it's really hard to train alone because teamwork helps him so much

Galaxy A71’s 6.7” Infinity-O Display with the all new Super AMOLED Plus technology, which is extremely thin and light, delivers a true immersive experience.

Out of nowhere Samsung just launched a secret weapon against Chinese flagships

Samsung launches its most premium smartphone in A Series with Galaxy A71.

In addition to the exchange offer, customers on purchasing Jio’s INR 349 plan can also avail benefits worth Rs. 7550 and Instant cashbacks worth Rs. 2200

realme C3 is all set to go on its first sale in a few short minutes; buy now!

Starting from 12 noon on February 14th, 2020, realme C3 is offering customers a discount of Rs 1,000 on exchange of smartphone on Flipkart.

Realme phones and accessories purchased between March 15 and April 30 can be replaced anytime within 30 days of buying them.

Warranty extended on Huawei, Oppo, OnePlus, realme phones, wearables amid lockdown

Accessories are also eligible for the extended warranties offered by the four Chinese smartphone makers

Galaxy S20 series’ features industry first Space Zoom technology.

Samsung makes Galaxy S20 Series accessible to more people

The South Korean tech giant has also announced exciting deals and offers.

Gadgets

The Huawei Watch GT 2E features a rubber strap similar to Apple Watch's Nike editions.

Fitness watchers, the sporty Huawei Watch GT 2E is tailor-made for you

It comes with 100 workout modes, 15 of them professional ones and 85 that you can custom set.

In this March 16, 2020, image made from video, a boy takes hand sanitizer from a ZhenRobotics robot as it patrols a plaza in Shanghai. (Photo | AP)

Chinese firm's robots in demand amid coronavirus outbreak

The robots deliver groceries and patrol malls looking for shoppers who fail to wear masks

This wearable available on letstrack.in is mainly used to track children when they go to school, tuitions or out to play.

Relying on technology for safety, Women take to tracking apps and gadgets

Even coronavirus patients are being tracked using technology in countries like South Korea and Singapore

Cars drive past a traffic board reading "Covid-19 avoid contact" near Rennes, western France, on March 20, 2020 amid the spread of the novel coronavirus. (Photo | AFP)

Amazon threatens workers in France with pay cut for exercising 'right of refusal' amid coronavirus spread

Government warns retailer against penalising workers who are permitted by law to refuse to work when there is risk to their health or safety

In Other news

Artificial Intelligence will analyse numerous voice samples to detect a vocal fingerprint specific to people infected with the coronavirus. (Representative Image)

Israel working on app that can tell from your voice if you're infected by coronavirus

Voice samples from virus carriers in various stages of illness and non-infected people are being collected to detect a vocal 'fingerprint'

This representative image shows a person monitoring a geofenced area (Photo | Flickr)

IIT-Bombay develops two apps to help civic bodies ensure individuals don't jump quarantine

The apps employ GPS data and geofencing to alert authorities of users breaching preset virtual geographical boundaries

The stopCOVID19.fr website allows sellers and healthcare facilities to create separate accounts.

An ‘eBay’ for COVID-19 essentials: France gets sellers together in centralised online market

Hand Sanitisers, masks, gloves produced by various companies will be sold on stopCOVID19.fr, which is backed by the French government

Medical personnel stand outside a tent for coronavirus (COVID-19) testing in Hansen Dam Park on March 25, 2020 in Pacoima, California. (Photo | AFP)

COVID-19 home test kits developed by UK scientists give you results in 30 minutes

Each test costs as little as £4 or around Rs 350, while the testing devices themselves cost £100 or less than Rs 9,000.

Samsung's overall turnover is equivalent to a fifth of the GDP of South Korea, which is the 12th largest economy in the world.

Samsung's transformation from ridiculed phone maker to Apple rival captured in new book

Samsung has had ties with Apple since 1983 when Steve Jobs sought parts to build a tablet computer—27 years before releasing the iPad