DIPP Asks States, Union Territories to Set Up Startup Hub, Incubators

The Commerce and Industry Ministry has asked all the states and the union territories to set up ‘Startup Hub’ as well as incubators to help budding entrepreneurs. The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) has already set up the hub, which was operationalised since April. It helps in resolving queries and provides handholding support…

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Facebook Unveils OpenCellular, an Open Source Wireless Access Platform

In a fresh bid to connect nearly four billion people to Internet, Facebook on Thursday announced an open source and cost-effective, software-defined wireless access platform aimed to improve connectivity in remote areas of the world. The platform named OpenCellular is designed to improve connectivity since it can be deployed to support a range of communication…

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Huawei Has Filed New Patent Suit Against Samsung, Reveals Chinese Court

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has filed another patent lawsuit against smartphone rival Samsung Electronics Co Ltd in China, adding to the legal battle between the two Asian electronics giants. Quanzhou intermediate people’s court spokesman Wang Zhiwei told Reuters the court accepted the case recently but did not provide further details, including what infringements Huawei is…

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Freedom 251 Delivery Update and 6 New Phones

Freedom 251 units will finally start shipping on Friday, the controversial manufacturer of the Rs. 251 smartphone said in New Delhi on Thursday. At the event, Ringing Bells also announced two new budget Android smartphones – Ringing Bells Elegance and Ringing Bells Elegant – as well as four new feature phones, three power banks, and…

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Google, OnePlus, Samsung, BlackBerry Announce July Security Updates

Several smartphone manufacturers have announced July security update for their Android devices and others are likely to follow suit soon. OnePlus, Samsung, BlackBerry, and Nexus devices have confirmed some of their devices will receive the security update. Cyanogen firmware update, 277MB in size, for OnePlus One is already available as an over-the-air download and is…

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Snapchat Memories Will Let You Save Photos

HIGHLIGHTS Memories is an album within where users can save photos and videos They can later be uploaded as a Story, a slide show of contents Stories disappear 24 hours after they are uploaded Snapchat announced a new feature that enables users to save and share their content, a big change for the popular social…

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