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How a Class X pass out built India’s largest mobile phone retail chain: the story of Rs 2,000 Cr Sangeetha Mobiles

Subhash Chandra L, Managing Director, Sangeetha Mobiles Bengaluru-based entrepreneur Subhash Chandra L comes across as well-educated and has a strikingly clear way of expressing his thoughts. In displaying his business acumen, he has no trouble recalling specific dates, numbers, and financial figures from over two decades ago. One might associate this with a fancy degree from an expensive, international university. However, Subhash ... Read More »

From cloud gaming to virtual reality, trends gamers should watch out for

Gaming is now a huge global phenomenon that is challenging the traditional entertainment industry like never before. Nearly three-fourths of the entertainment market today is made up of online and mobile gaming platforms. Online gaming, as a segment, is estimated to become a $1.1 billion opportunity by 2021, according to Google-KPMG. This growth is coming on the back of relentless ... Read More »

Mobile phones out of bounds at Madhyamik venues

The 2020 Madhyamik examinations will start on February 18(Shutterstock) Madhyamik invigilators, teachers or any other staff member will not be allowed to enter test venues with cell phones and they will not be allowed to deposit the device in the headmaster’s office after switching them off as they did till this year. An arrangement is likely to be made outside ... Read More »

Pope lashes out at blogging ambassadors, demands obedience

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has demanded obedience from Vatican ambassadors and reminded them of their duties before him, God and the faithful after years of scandal have tarnished the reputation of the Holy See’s diplomatic corps. Francis told envoys they may have reservations about papal policy but they don’t represent themselves and can’t “criticize the pope behind his ... Read More »

Couple dangerously hangs out of a moving train for the perfect Instagram photo

A glamorous travel blogging couple have been slammed for dangling precariously out of a moving train in Sri Lanka for an Instagram photo. Influencers Raquel and Miguel, from Portugal, posted the daring shot to their 200,000 followers on the social media site — and fans are calling the act “irresponsible”. Instagrammers Raquel and Miguel from the @explorerssaurus_ account have been ... Read More »

Gaming Fridays on Flipkart: Check out these deals on consoles, laptops, accessories and more

We don’t often get broad deals on gaming equipment, but now it seems Flipkarthas diverted some of its attention towards gamers. Flipkart is back with its Gaming Fridays deals, which has deals on gaming consoles, laptops, mice, headphones and others. The banner uses the hashtag #AnyOneCanGame, and the tagline of the sale is ‘Deals you can’t say not to!’ And we ... Read More »

iOS 12.1.2 is out to fix eSIM-related issues

Today Apple has released iOS 12.1.2 for supported devices. As its version number implies, this is a minor update, weighing in at 100MB. It doesn’t bring any new features to the table, but it might be quite important for you if you own an iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, or iPhone XR. That’s because it fixes bugs with eSIM activation ... Read More »

Instagram Rolls Out New Feature to Help Deal With Drug Abuse

HIGHLIGHTS A prompt would pop-up if users try to find drug abuse related treatment It will also happen if users look to buy drugs illegally on the platform The feature is currently available in the US Facebook-owned Instagram is rolling out a new “prompt feature” that would pop-up if users try to find substance abuse related recovery and treatment services or look ... Read More »

Hyundai’s Brezza rival: Engine details now out

Hyundai’s Maruti Brezza-rivaling compact SUV: Petrol & diesel engine details revealed Hyundai is gearing up to launch their Carlino-based compact SUV for India. The test mule of the compact SUV has been spied testing in India for the first time. Hyundai will launch this compact SUV as a rival to the Tata Nexon and Maruti Brezza. Hyundai is expected to ... Read More »

New Assistant for Wear OS features start rolling out

Last week, Google announced some major new features that it said will soon be available on Assistant for Wear OS. The good news is the update has started rolling out. What’s more, the roll out isn’t limited to the US, as users in Europe as well as Australia have also confirmed the Google Assistant on their Wear OS device now features smart ... Read More »