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Popularity of Pokemon GO may make you phone thicker

Popularity of Pokemon GO may make you phone thickerThe popular Pokemon GO that requires you to keep the screen on all the time may drive smartphone manufacturers to insert a large battery, making smartphones thicker. “As Pokemon GO continues to gain steam, smartphone manufacturers will turn out devices that have features aimed specifically at this next generation of smartphone users — mobile phone users that are actually mobile,” Slashgear.com reported on Saturday. Pokemon GO is not going to drive innovation in [...]

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Do you know YouTube videos can hijack your smartphone

A muffled voice hidden in a YouTube video can issue instructions to a close-by smartphone with out you even realizing it, researchers reveal. In accordance with Micah Sherr, professor at Georgetown University, voice recognition has taken off quickly on phones due to providers like Google Now and Apple’s Siri however voice software program also can make it simpler to hack gadgets. “It won’t work each time but it surely’s a number’s game. If 1,000,000 individuals watch a kitten video with a [...]

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LG G5 with two rear cameras smartphone launched in India

LG G5 with two rear cameras smartphone launched in IndiaLG Electronics India Ltd on Wednesday launched its flagship modular G5 smartphone at Rs 52,990.  Features >A “slide-out” battery The “slide-out” battery design allows you to easily swap out a discharged battery for a fully charged one in seconds.>Dual rear cameras — the only flagship device to feature dual primary cameras which work independently. The primary camera is a 16MP one while there is a second 8MP camera for wide-angle shots. LG has tuned [...]

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LG G5 Pre booking starts from May

LG G5  Pre booking starts from MayLG Electronics India Limited said on Friday that the pre-booking for its G5 smartphone, which the company claims to be the world’s first modular smartphone, will open from May 21. LG G5 smartphones will be available for pre-booking at mobile stores, LG brand shops and online exclusively on Flipkart from May 21 to May 30. The customers who pre-book the smartphone will get the companion device “LG Cam Plus” free along with the handset. “The G5 [...]

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New Xiaomi Mi 5 for Rs 24999 in India

New Xiaomi  Mi 5 for Rs 24999 in IndiaKnown for offering high-end smartphones at disruptive prices, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi on Thursday released its much-awaited flagship device Mi 5 at Rs.24,999 to maintain its dominance in the world’s largest market with budget devices. “As promised, we are excited to bring our most beautiful device to India within a month of its global launch. Mi 5 is the perfect embodiment of high-performance and a beautiful, lightweight design. It has been in [...]

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Research Says Half of American damaged Their smartphone

Research Says Half of American damaged Their smartphoneResearch Says Half of American damaged Their smartphone, study says49 percent American smartphone users have either broken or lost their devices summing up to almost 230,685,172 broken or lost mobile phones, a study by the US-based Verizon and KRC Research said. About 43 percent of the people have damaged the device by dropping it in water and nearly 42 percent of them sent it through the wash. Other embarrassing ways included throwing it, dropping [...]

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