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Why HP's huge voice tablets are likely to fail in India

HP has bet on India reviving its smartphone fortunes and claims to have done a numbers of surveys and market studies over the last year that have led it to believe that India is the perfect market for its monster twins.

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Will its battery let the Nexus 5 down in India?

Google's latest Android flagship, the Nexus 5 has been receiving rave reviews from many. In fact most tech publications have gone ahead...

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Nexus 5 and Android KitKat to launch on October 15, say Google Launchpad devs

A lot has been said and written about the Nexus 5, ever since it made a dramatic appearance in the Android KitKat video last month. From being spotted in a bar

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Live: LG G2 smartphone launch

LG unveils the G2, its newest smartphone, in an event in New York. Watch the event live...

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Google Live Event: Refreshed Nexus 7, Android 4.3 and more

The "Breakfast with Sundar Pichai" event by Google is expected to showcase Android 4.3, Chrome and a whole bunch of apps along with the latest refreshed Nexus 7 tablet.

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Xolo's quad-core Play T1000 priced at Rs 15,999

Following up to the leaked screenshots that revealed Xolo’s next smartphone, the official specifications of the Xolo Play T1000 are now out...

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Hangout with Milind Deora, Minister of State for IT and Communications

Minister of State for IT, Communications and Shipping, Milind Deora is participating in a Hangout where he discusses the future of IT and Communications. The

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Intel unveils 4th generation Haswell microprocessors

Haswell is here. Intel has unveiled the chips based on its latest fourth-generation core microarchitecture, code-named Haswell. The first batch Intel also

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Asus may launch a refreshed Nexus 7 at Computex this week

Those waiting for a refresh of the Nexus line of tablets could be in for some great news in the coming week. Analysts expect Asus to launch a refreshed Nexus 7

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Round Table: BBM will be available for Android and iOS users – why now?

In the tech2 Round Table, we discuss why BlackBerry chose to make this announcement now. Does the move have any implications beyond the obvious?

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Nokia drops to No 10 among all smartphone manufacturers

The latest report on mobile and smartphone sales for the latest quarter by Gartner is out and the news for Nokia isn’t great...

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Round Table: Will the Nokia Asha 501 help revive Nokia's fortunes?

Nokia re-launched the Asha platform in Delhi yesterday and unveiled their $99 phone, the Nokia Asha 501. While the launch generated a sufficient amount of

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Round Table: What are the prospects of the Samsung Galaxy S4?

With tech2 Round Table, we’ve started taking up topics that have been in the news and presenting opinions about them from the team on a common platform.

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Samsung launches Galaxy Core, a 4.3-inch version of the Galaxy Grand

Samsung has launched yet another Galaxy device, this one is a budget affair called the Galaxy Core. It runs on Jelly Bean, has dual SIM support and has a

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SEBI may monitor BBM and WhatsApp in order to check stock market manipulation

After the Indian government’s moves last year to set up a monitoring system for BlackBerry’s messaging service citing security concerns it is now

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Samsung Galaxy S4 16GB launches at Rs 41,500 will be in stores tomorrow

Samsung has launched its flagship the Galaxy S4 in India for Rs 41,500. The phone will be available in stores tomorrow

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The Asus Fonepad or the Nexus 7, which one to buy?

When Asus launched the Fonepad today for Rs 15,999 they threw a fresh conundrum at consumers. Should they buy the FonePad or go for the Google Nexus

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Nokia launches Asha 210 QWERTY phone with a dedicated WhatsApp button

Nokia unveiled the latest device in its Asha family, the Asha 210. The phone sports a QWERTY keyboard and is available in both Single SIM and Dual-SIM

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LG Optimus G Pro coming soon to India, to cost around Rs 40,000

LG is slated to launch its flagship phone, the Optimus G Pro in India later this year. This was announced at the LG Tech Show 2013, held at Delhi yesterday.

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Apple pulls in $43.6 billion in revenue and $9.5 billion in profit in Q2 2013

Apple announced their earnings for the quarter gone by. The quarterly earnings of the Cupertino-based gadget maker added up to $43.6 billion and the company