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Flipkart Sale Deals Announced, iPhone 8 & iPhone X Pre-Orders, No Android 8.0 Oreo for Moto G4, and More: Your 360 Daily

HIGHLIGHTS Flipkart has announced some of the phones that will be discounted Apple’s latest iPhones and other devices are up for preorder in the US Alleged press renders of the anticipated Nokia 2 budget phone have leaked Flipkart sale deals on mobile phones have been revealed by the company a day after Amazon announced that its own sale will coincide with that ... Read More »

Reliance offers Jio users buyback option on Apple’s latest iPhone 8, 8 Plus and iPhone X

Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio is offering to buy back from its customers Apple’s latest iPhone models after a year’s use for 70 per cent of their price as part of a joint strategy to increase Jio’s data sales and help the U.S. firm expand in the Indian market. The move also marks a further escalation of the cut-throat competition in ... Read More »

Spoiler alert: Google’s Pixel event will still be more exciting than Apple’s iPhone X reveal

So much for the element of surprise. With two weeks to go until Google’s big end-of-year event, we already know everything that’s going to be announced. After months of rumors and speculation surrounding the Pixel 2 event, Droid-Life dropped a bomb yesterday and published images and prices for everything Google is about to release. You might remember that the same thing happened right ... Read More »

iPhone X Face ID fail: A feature, not a bug

When the moment of truth arrived at the Apple event on Tuesday, iPhone Xfailed. During the world premier of the device’s lauded Face ID biometric security system, it took Craig Federighi three times to get face ID to unlock his demo phone. But don’t worry, Apple says. That’s supposed to happen. When Federighi began the iPhone X demo, he naturally started with a ... Read More »

Deal: Sony Xperia X drops to $230 in the US

You could have bought an Xperia XA1 for $240, but how about an Xperia X for $230? Head to B&H Photo (US) in the next half a day if that deal sounds appealing. Even if you miss the deal, Amazon US has the original X at $250. NewEgg has it at $270, which isn’t that bad considering other stores are asking over $300. The Xperia X is getting old now (it launched ... Read More »

Latest Concept build for Sony Xperia X brings February security patch

Sony has started rolling out a new update to the Xperia X units that are part of the Japanese company’s Concept for Android program. The update arrives as version 38.3.A.0.107 and brings along Android security fixes for the month of February. The update brings along changes related to the modem software as well as some stability improvements. It is currently ... Read More »

New Concept build for Sony Xperia X brings ambient display, other changes

As part of its Concept for Android program, Sony has pushed out a new update to participating Xperia X units. Arriving as version 38.3.A.0.94, the update brings along several changes, including ambient display. The ambient display feature allows your phone screen to wake up whenever there’s a new notification. The feature can be enabled/disabled through the ‘Ambient display’ option in ... Read More »

January security update starts hitting Sony Xperia X and X Compact

Sony has started pushing out a new update to its Xperia X and X Compact smartphones (all variants). Arriving as build number 34.2.A.0.292, the update brings along Android security fixes for the month of January. Aside from the latest security patch, it isn’t known what other changes (if any) are included in the update. In case you missed, the Xperia ... Read More »

Digital Storm’s itty-bitty Bolt X gaming PC delivers big-time cooling and performance

Boutique PC builder Digital Storm specializes in the sort of highly customized, jaw-dropping enthusiast PCs that grace the covers of computer magazines and leave you drooling with envy. That laser focus has allowed the company to spend years perfecting the design of its already damned near perfect Bolt small form-factor PC; in 2015, Digital Storm slapped a sexy edge-to-edge glass ... Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ and X Performance receive minor update

Sony has started rolling out a new update to its Xperia XZ and X Performance smartphones. It’s a minor, bug-fixing update that bumps the build number from 39.2.A.0.361 to version 39.2.A.0.374. This is the second update that has been rolled out to these devices ever since they received Nougat. The last update brought along Android security fixes for the month ... Read More »