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National Health Authority launches revamp Ayushman Bharat Health Account mobile app
India

National Health Authority launches revamp Ayushman Bharat Health Account mobile app

The updated version of the ABHA app has a new user interface and added functionalities that enable individuals to access their health records anytime and anywhere

JioPhone Next Price launched in India; buy 4G smartphone for Rs 1,999, pay rest in EMI
Business

JioPhone Next Price launched in India; buy 4G smartphone for Rs 1,999, pay rest in EMI

Customers can get the budget 4G smartphone in India by paying an upfront cost of Rs 1,999. The remaining amount can be paid via the company's easy EMI scheme

JioPhone Next launch: Excited to see device helping more Indians access the Internet, says Sundar Pichai
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JioPhone Next launch: Excited to see device helping more Indians access the Internet, says Sundar Pichai

Google also shared additional details on the operating system that will power the smartphone, which has been co-developed with Reliance

Motorola G5 phone with Hulk phone cases saves owner's life by stopping bullet
World

Motorola G5 phone with Hulk phone cases saves owner's life by stopping bullet

According to doctors who checked the man for injuries, the phone absorbed most of the bullet’s damage, leaving its screen shattered

With telemedicine, access to proper healthcare will no longer be a problem for the average Indian citizen
India

With telemedicine, access to proper healthcare will no longer be a problem for the average Indian citizen

54 percent of patients think telemedicine is not reliabile, 30 percent aren't comfortable with technology and data privacy is an area of concern along with regulatory approval for LEO-based internet access.

Study reveals that majority of people think smartphones and internet ruin wellbeing
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Study reveals that majority of people think smartphones and internet ruin wellbeing

It is also revealed that 50 percent of Gen Z face issues such as tiredness, poor sleep, and headaches as a result of digital consumption.

Realme GT 5G and GT Master Edition India launch on 18 August: Check expected prices, specifications here
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Realme GT 5G and GT Master Edition India launch on 18 August: Check expected prices, specifications here

Realme CEO Madhav Sheth has confirmed the Realme GT 5G and GT Master Edition will be launched online.

How smartphones and digital technology help develop your cognitive abilities
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How smartphones and digital technology help develop your cognitive abilities

Smartphones, and digital technology can function as an auxiliary, serving as tools that are good at memorisation, calculation and storing information, according to a new research at University of Cincinnati

Xiaomi unveils 200 W HyperCharge technology, charges phone fully in just eight minutes
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Xiaomi unveils 200 W HyperCharge technology, charges phone fully in just eight minutes

Along with the wired 200 W fast-charge tech, Xiaomi also revealed a 120 W wireless fast-charging solution.

Smartphone-based tool MFine Pulse can monitor blood oxygen using just a finger and a flash
India

Smartphone-based tool MFine Pulse can monitor blood oxygen using just a finger and a flash

Apps like MFine’s are looking to boost health awareness, empower its users to track conditions that require medical devices to help manage.

Xiaomi might launch its foldable phone on 29 March along with Mi 11 Ultra and Mi 11 Pro
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Xiaomi might launch its foldable phone on 29 March along with Mi 11 Ultra and Mi 11 Pro

Xiaomi's foldable smartphone will reportedly be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC, feature 512 GB storage and 16 GB RAM.

Elderly with hearing difficulties experienced memory loss, loneliness during COVID-19 lockdown
World

Elderly with hearing difficulties experienced memory loss, loneliness during COVID-19 lockdown

Face masks act as a barrier to communication and are problematic for people with hearing loss who also rely on lip-reading and facial expression.

OnePlus Nord starts receiving Android 11-based OxygenOS 11 update with new UI, enhanced Ambient Display section and more
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OnePlus Nord starts receiving Android 11-based OxygenOS 11 update with new UI, enhanced Ambient Display section and more

A shortcut key has been added for Dark Mode so that users can easily switch in between different modes.

Redmi Note 10 leak hints at 33 W fast charging support, 5 MP super macro lens and more
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Redmi Note 10 leak hints at 33 W fast charging support, 5 MP super macro lens and more

Redmi Note 10 is expected to come with a 6.43-inch AMOLED DotDisplay, and the Snapdragon 678 SoC.

Xiaomi's Make in India efforts: Mi TVs 100% locally-made, partners 2 new smartphone manufactures, more
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Xiaomi's Make in India efforts: Mi TVs 100% locally-made, partners 2 new smartphone manufactures, more

Xiaomi says its has generated employment for about 30,000 people in the manufacturing facilities for smartphones and about 1,000 people for manufacturing units in smart TVs.

Poco India launches a new brand logo and a 'Made of Mad' brand mascot
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Poco India launches a new brand logo and a 'Made of Mad' brand mascot

Poco India had split with Xiaomi in January 2020 to operate as an independent brand with separate products.

Samsung Galaxy A12 with 5,000 mAh battery launched in India at a starting price of Rs 12,999
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Samsung Galaxy A12 with 5,000 mAh battery launched in India at a starting price of Rs 12,999

The handset is now available for purchase via major retail stores, leading online portals and Samsung.com.

Xiaomi unveils Mi Air Charge – its new tech that will allow users to charge devices without any cables or stands
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Xiaomi unveils Mi Air Charge – its new tech that will allow users to charge devices without any cables or stands

Mi Air Charge can apparently charge devices at a speed of 5W, even in the presence of physical obstacles that don't reduce charging efficiency.

Google Duo might stop working on uncertified Android smartphones soon
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Google Duo might stop working on uncertified Android smartphones soon

Any device that is not tested by Google and hence is not permitted to carry the name of Android is uncertified.

OnePlus 9 Lite will reportedly be the first smartphone to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor
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OnePlus 9 Lite will reportedly be the first smartphone to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor

Apart from OnePlus 9 Lite, the new chipset is expected to feature in the Redmi K40 and Moto G flagship.