NEW DELHI: Chinese smartphone maker Realme is all set to launch its latest X3 SuperZoom smartphone in Europe today. The company has scheduled an online event for 10.30 am CET (2 pm IST), where it will unveil the device. Users can live stream the launch event on the company’s various social media channels. The smartphone is also expected to launch in the Indian market soon. Realme is also expected to launch Realme Band and Realme Buds Air Neo at the event. Realme X3 SuperZoom expected specifications Realme X3 SuperZoom is said to come with advanced zoom support. The smartphone is said to offer 60x zoom capability. The company has already confirmed that the smartphone will feature a display Wirth 120Hz of refresh rate. The smartphone will also feature a dedicated Zoom and Starry Mode. The Realme X3 SuperZoom is expected to sport a 6.57-inch full HD+ display. The smartphone is said to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ processor paired with 12GB of RAM. The device is said to … [Read more...] about Realme X3 SuperZoom to launch today: Here’s how to watch the live stream
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New Delhi: Google is in initial talks to buy a stake of about 5% in cash-strapped Vodafone Idea, India’s third-largest telecom operator, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Vodafone Idea was formed in August 2017 by the merger of Vodafone India and Idea Cellular. The telco, which has been posting losses since the merger, declined to comment on “this speculation”. Both UK’s Vodafone Group and Idea parent Aditya Birla Group declined to comment. Google didn’t respond to ET’s queries. Voda Idea shares closed 2.7% higher at Rs 5.82 on the BSE Thursday, giving it a market value of Rs 16,724 crore. For a 5% stake, Google will have to shell out $110 million (Rs 836.2 crore) based on that. Its Nasdaq-listed parent Alphabet has a market cap of $968.05 billion. Alphabet ended the January-March quarter with ‘cash and marketable securities’ of approximately $117 billion. The FT report said Google’s parent … [Read more...] about Google searching for 5% in Vodafone Idea; analysts say why not Airtel?
Microsoft is planning to invest $2 billion in Jio platforms for a 2.5% stake, as per Mint report. “Microsoft has been in discussions with several players in the digital payments services space. With Reliance, Microsoft is interested in buying more than a 2.5% stake in Jio Platforms," a person with the knowledge of the matter was quoted as saying. Jio platform has recently raised over $12.3 billion via five overseas entities, i.e, Facebook, Vista Equity Partners, Silver Lake, General Atlantic, and KKR to pare its debt and now the company is looking to make a deal with Microsoft. If this deal happens then this will be the sixth biggest investment in the Jio platform. Facebook acquired a 9.9 per cent stake in RIL for Rs 43,574 crore, private equity firm Silver Lake Partners owned a 1.15% stake in Jio Platforms for about Rs 5,655.75 crore. On the other hand, Vista Equity had picked up a 2.32% stake on a fully diluted basis for Rs 11,637 crore. General Atlantic had invested Rs … [Read more...] about Microsoft plans to invest $2 billion in Jio Platforms: Report
Making the lamps and appliances you already own at home smarter is a lot easier — and more affordable — than you might think. Right now Amazon has Aukey's smart plug 4-pack on sale for $19.99 when you clip the coupon on its product page. That saves you over $20 off their average cost of $41 and brings the price of each plug in the set down to just $5. Free shipping is included with the purchase as well. … [Read more...] about Snag these Aukey smart plugs on sale for just $5 apiece via Amazon
Notification requests that force users to allow notifications in order to gain access to the site's contentNotification requests that are preceded by misleading pre-promptsNotifications popups that resemble chat messages, warnings or system dialoguesSites that once they received approval to show browser notifications, they use the notifications to steal personal information or trick users into sharing personal informationSites that once they received approval to show browser notifications, they use the notifications to promote, host, or link to malware or unwanted software.Search Console integrationGoogle says that all sites that are caught using one of these techniques, or others, will have their ability to prompt users blocked in Chrome, going forward. … [Read more...] about Google to enable the Chrome anti-notification spam system in July 2020