How Hugo Barra Plans to Expand Xiaomi into India

How Hugo Barra Plans to Expand Xiaomi into India

It seems that we write more about Hugo Barra now than when he was with Google only a year ago, before he defected to Xiaomi.  It appears that it what was Google’s loss was really Xiaomi’s gain and a good move for Hugo – Xiaomi was founded in 2010 and has already become China’s largest […]

Xiaomi Higher-Ups Welcome Google to the 4:3 Screen Party

Xiaomi Higher-Ups Welcome Google to the 4:3 Screen Party

Think of the phone, tablet, or camera (if you’re like me and read news on a smart camera, that is) and the screen you’re seeing this written (or typed, technically) on.  The screen is probably a 16 by 9 (sometimes written as 16:9) aspect ration.  This means that the screen is noticeably longer than it […]

The Meizu MX4 Could Turn Into An Even Sweeter Deal Thanks To A Price Cut

The Meizu MX4 Could Turn Into An Even Sweeter Deal Thanks To A Price Cut

The Meizu MX4 is already known as a very VFM (value for money) affair by the tech community, in and outside of China. At just 1799 Yuan, or roughly US$290, the MX4 offers some serious hardware. This includes the MediaTek MT6595 SoC, which is by far the most powerful chipset that Taiwan’s MediaTek has produced. […]

HTC Desire Eye launches in India

HTC Desire Eye launches in India

  On Friday, 17th October, HTC announced that it would be selling the HTC Desire Eye in India starting from late November. The device will be sold exclusively on Amazon India and pricing for it will be revealed before its availability on the market. As the name might suggest, the HTC Desire Eye is named […]

Google Faces Challenges Growing Mobile Ads In Developing Countries

Google Faces Challenges Growing Mobile Ads In Developing Countries

Google is making money hand over fist, but there are problems they are facing in the mobile ad space. Revenues are still growing and probably won’t stop anytime soon. Last quarter, Google reported revenues of $16.52 billion, which is a 20 percent increase year-over-year. This was actually just under analysts’ projection, but no one is […]