Using the new ‘Flexi Plan’, Vodafone India customers can design their postpaid plans. Under Vodafone Flexi Plan, the customers are given eight packs to choose from. They can design their pack by choosing four among them at a basic rental of Rs. 199. By paying an additional charge of Rs. 25 per pack, the customer can add extra packs to his plan.
Voice calling on WhatsApp has been one of the most awaited features since the past year. It announced voice calling for Android and iOS users earlier this year but the Windows Phone users were left out post stating that the update for them was coming soon.As a matter of fact, the beta version of voice calling for WhatsApp reached BB OS 10.3 users before their Windows Phone counterparts. Read more: http://telecomtalk.info/whatsapp-voice-calling-reaches-windows-phone/138282/
Renault has officially revealed its all-new pickup truck – the Duster Oroch. The first-ever mid-sized pickup truck by the French carmaker has made its global debut at the 2015 Buenos Aires International Motor Show in Argentina. The 2016 Renault Duster Oroch pickup is based on the Duster SUV and has been penned by the Latin American design team of Renault.
Eicher-Polaris has launched their all-new utility vehicle – the Multix. Eicher-Polaris is the result of the 50:50 joint venture between Eicher Motors Ltd. and Polaris Industries Inc. According to the manufacturer, the Multix is “India’s first personal utility vehicle” and comes in two variants and four colours. The Multix has been built to carry five people and their respective luggage, and if need be, can offer up 1918 litres of cargo space. Read more: http://www.motoroids.com/news/eicher-polaris-multix-utility-vehicle-launched-in-india-at-rs-2-32-lakh/
Not long ago, the hacker group Anonymous India claimed that Reliance Jio had been sending chat data of its jio application to a Chinese IP, compromising the privacy of its users. However, Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio discredited the allegations of the hacker group. Read more: http://telecomtalk.info/reliance-jio-discredits-anonymous-indias-allegations-over-security-concerns/138072/
Smartphones and tablets becoming a quintessential part of our lives. So it is not surprising when see them being used for purposes other than entertainment. Education is one area where tablets are becoming increasingly important and OEMs have started to realize this. Micromax has just launched the Canvas Tabby edutainment tablet aimed at kids in the country for Rs 6,499. It doesn’t cost a fortune and aims to become an integral part of a child’s development.
Nokia is planning to get back in the smartphone business and its plans will see the light of day in 2016. After having sold off its mobile business to Microsoft, it is under an agreement that it can not launch any smartphone under the Nokia branding until Q4 2016. Company’s CEO Rajeev Suri has just stated that Nokia will start off by designing smartphones and will then make its brand name available for licensing. Read more: http://telecomtalk.info/nokia-to-get-back-in-the-mobile-business-in-2016/138025/
The ZTE Star 3 – alleged renders of which leaked online a week ago – could come with a 4K display, making it the first such smartphone in the world, according to a new report out of China. As per the report, the device could sport a 5.5-inch display with 2160 x 3840 resolution (pixel density of 806ppi), similar to the one Sharp announced a couple of months ago. In addition, the report also noted that the TFT Panel will make use of a special crystal structure which will not only reduce power consumption but also improve the strength of the display.