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The Go smartphones will also come with optimised Go-branded Google apps such as Gmail Go, YouTube Go, Google Go, Assistant (Go edition), Maps Go and Files Go.

Google to unveil first Android Go smartphone at MWC 2018

Google has hinted at unveiling the very affordable Android Oreo Go devices next week, with sales starting in March.

Parental control apps could soon be the thing of the past and parents would be able to safely, confidently and fearlessly be able to hand over their smartphones to their little ones.

Smartphones could soon detect kids

Parental control apps could soon be the thing of the past.

Converting the numbers to Indian currencies will translate approximately Rs 67,000 for the Galaxy S9 and Rs 79,600 for the bigger Galaxy S9+.

Galaxy S9 prices could reach up to Rs 80,000: Rumour

The Galaxy S9 could be starting at Rs 67,000 while the S9+ could see a price tag close to Rs 80,000.

If a customer has already paid, they might receive reimbursement for the repair cost.

Here's why Apple is offering free iPhone repairs

The Cupertino giant is offering free repairs to users who own an iPhone 7.

Last year, Sony has launched Xperia XZ Premium at MWC and surprised the audience.

Sony's mysterious video teaser ahead of MWC 2018

The puzzled teaser suggests a new device launch at Mobile World Congress, this year.

Gadgets

The researchers state that the display can be stretched up to 45 per cent from its original length, which should make it very accommodative. (Photo: University of Tokyo)

Here's a display that you can stretch

The display has 24 micro-LEDs to show information and can stay on your skin for the whole day.

The monitor features Flicker-Free technology and a Blue Light Filter help to eliminate eye strain.

Viewsonic bezel-less gaming monitor launched in India

The monitor also comes with dual integrated stereo speakers.

The company claims, for every LSTN product sold, proceeds are donated to Starkey Hearing Foundation to help provide hearing aids to people in need around the world.

Los Angeles based audio company LSTN, forays in India

LSTN earbuds, headphones and speakers are made of overused plastics and used wooden casings and brushed metal.

The device can be connected to any smartphone using "Yogg HR" app available on Appstore (iPhone 4s and above) and Playstore (Android 4.4+).

Portronics Yogg HR fitness tracker launched in India

With the device, fitness freaks can set daily goals for steps to be taken, calories to be burnt, distances to be covered and sleep time.

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Mahir Sain says this is very important to the developer ecosystem in markets where credit card penetration is low.

Google starts taking payments for apps via Kenya's M-Pesa service

M-Pesa, which enables customers to transfer money and pay bills via phone, has 27.8 million users in the nation of 45 million people.

Apple said it had to comply with recently introduced Chinese laws that require cloud services offered to Chinese citizens be operated by Chinese companies and that the data be stored in China.

Apple moves to store iCloud keys in China, raising human rights fears

Human rights activists say they fear the authorities could use that power to track down dissidents.

The tablet offers a 10-inch HD IPS display with a resolution of 1280x800 pixels and measures 9.5 thick.

Alcatel A310 Wi-Fi tablet launched in India

The device is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core MediaTek MT8127 chipset clubbed with 1GB RAM.

Facebook Messenger launched group audio and video calls in 2016, which was one of the leading messaging apps to provide video calls.

Video chat gets ‘friendlier’ on Facebook

The app now allows you to add more people to in-progress video chats.

The benefit of iSIM will be tremendous — manufacturers can get more space inside smartphone bodies for useful stuff. (Representative Image)

ARm introduces Integrated SIM cards for IoT devices

ARM has unveiled its iSIM (Integrated SIM cards) to reduce space requirements on IoT devices.