Twitter wants to end online abuse, tests new feature that lets users control replies
The strictest option would bar all replies.
Foxconn not to set up Maharashtra unit: Subhash Desai
Industries minister Subhash Desai on Monday said that Foxconn, the world’s biggest cont...
Where’s your flying car? Hyundai and Uber say they’re working on it
During peak hours, the S-A1 would take about 5 to 7 minutes to recharge, ...
Welcome to the future: Sony to test self-driving cars with 33 embedded sensors this year
The concept car also incorporates Sony's in-car entertainment systems with spatial audio technology.
Meet NEON: Samsung's new AI-powered robot that can converse & sympathise
The announcement was made at the opening of CES.
India to sell connected consumer devices worth Rs 3.25 lakh crore in 2020: Report
“Users in India are moving beyond smartphone connectivity and moving to other connected solutions which apart from making them ‘smart’ substantially increase the utility of such devices,” said Faisal Kawoosa, Founder & Chief Analyst techARC, while releasing the 1st edition of ‘India Connected Consumer Report’.
Daily essentials may become dearer soon
FMCG firms said cost of commodities such as wheat, edible oil have gone up by 12-20%.
Samsung India to re-enter windows and fixed speed split AC
The Korean giant is re-entering mass air conditioners in India from next year with an aggressive pricing strategy.
Mobile companies seek review of duty on parts as imports from Vietnam soar
India has imported mobile phone components worth more than $1 billion from Vietnam — with which India has a free trade agreement (FTA) —in the first half of this fiscal alone, compared to $800 million in the whole of 2018-19 and just over $600 million in FY18, an industry association of companies making handset in India has informed the government.
Appliances and consumer electronics industry expected to double to Rs 1.48 lakh crore by FY25
The market is expected to see acceleration in growth on account of surging rural consumption, reducing replacement cycles, increasing penetration of retail, a wide choice of brands and products at various price points. The industry had a total market size of Rs 76,400 crore in 2018-19, in which Rs 32,200 crore was contributed from domestic manufacturing.
Panasonic India revenue dips 10% in FY19; company to enter IT infrastructure management
As per Panasonic India’s latest regulatory filings with the Registrar of Companies (RoC) accessed through business intelligence platform Veratech Intelligence, revenue from operation dropped 10.6% year on year in 2018-19 at Rs 4,758.62 crore, while its net loss more than tripled at Rs 459.58 crore against Rs 131.88 crore in FY18.
Chinese, Korean brands kings of Indian electronics market
Industry executives said these companies such as Samsung, Xiaomi, Oppo, Vivo, Realme, Motorola and Haier now control the largest chunk of the Indian market in certain categories such as smartphones, televisions and home appliances.
New energy label norms: Five-star refrigerators to cost Rs 6,000 more, says CEAMA
The new energy labelling norms may make manufacturing of five-star refrigerators costlier by up to Rs 6,000.
Consumer electronic companies to step up investment
Companies like LG, Dixon and Super Plastronics also indicated that they will expand their investment for manufacturing capacity and add newer categories for production.
In a smarter India, idiot box suffers a jolt
Industry executives said consumers shifted to consuming content on their smartphones and postponed upgrade of their existing television sets in urban and semi-urban areas with the popularity of over-thetop (OTT) services like Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hotstar. In rural India, poor sentiments largely impacted demand, much like most other consumer goods.
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