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Mar 28, 2019
Indian OEMs including Micromax, Lava blame GSMA for favouring Chinese phone makersGSMA is the international trade body which allocates a part of the IMEI numbers to all devices.
Oct 16, 2017
OnePlus to scale back efforts of collecting user-data without permissionMany handset makers routinely collect some information on how users are using their devices.
Sep 25, 2017
Department of Telecom makes IMEI tampering a punishable offence that can attract a 3 year jail termThe move will help curb issues pertaining to fake IMEI numbers and also ease tracking of lost mobile phones.
Aug 06, 2017
BLU phones back on sale on Amazon, BLU claims reports of data breaches were a "false alarm"Accepting its fault, BLU pledged to not repeat the same mistake, and the phones were on sale again.
Jul 19, 2017
Over 700 mobile phones recovered from IMEI code changing gang in GhaziabadExcept Apple and Blackberry, the gang was successful in changing the IMEI codes of all mobile phones.
Jul 05, 2017
DOT plans central registry of IMEI numbers to tackle cell phone theft and counterfeit devicesInitially, there will be a six month pilot program by the Pune team of BSNL, which will then be extended to other operators in Maharashtra.
Jun 26, 2017
DoT to make tracking lost phones easier by formulating harsher rules for tampering of IMEI codesThe International Mobile Equipment Identity Number (IMEI) helps security agencies in tracking mobile phones as well as calls made from them.
Feb 17, 2017
Cracking the IMEI: Here is why the unique identity number of your phone is crucialThe IMEI number can be used by mobile networks to identify valid devices and even remotely block a stolen phone from accessing that network.
Nov 16, 2016
Security firm reveals Android smartphones in US sending personal data to ChinaUS security firm Kryptowire has identified Android smartphones with a "backdoor" software in the country that collected sensitive personal data and transmitted this data to third-party servers in China without disclosure or the users' consent.
Jun 13, 2016
Shipment of 7200 units for OnePlus 3 enter India, declared price is Rs 22,798 and Mods?As the OnePlus 3 launch closes on, the anticipation regarding the newest flagship by OnePlus reaches unprecedented levels.