Apple set to start manufacturing in Bangalore

For-Apple-Story_20161007_Shah-Junaid_Apple-iPhone7-Launch-0052Apple India Pvt. Ltd, the local arm of Cupertino-based Apple Inc., is set to start initial manufacturing operations in Bangalore, with the Karnataka government issuing a press release “welcoming the move.” Apple is likely to assemble iPhones at a plant being set up by its Taiwanese manufacturing partner Wistron Corp in the Peenya industrial area […]

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Apple partner Wistron seeks approval to expand Bengaluru plant

For-Apple-Wistron-Story_20161006_Ankit-Kumar_Apple-iWorld-004Wistron Corp, a Taiwanese smartphone component manufacturer that also supplies to iPhone maker Apple Inc, is seeking permission to expand its Bengaluru plant, Reuters reported on Monday. Wistron, the single-largest contract manufacturer for smartphones in India, has requested the Karnataka government to fast-track its application, the report said, citing an unnamed state government official. Wistron […]

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Nintendo opens Super Mario Run pre-registration for Android users

Super MarioAfter launching the Super Mario Run for iOS devices earlier this month, Nintendo is now gearing up to launch the Android version. Nintendo, on its American Twitter handle, announced that it has started taking pre-registrations for the Android version of the game on Google Play, and users will be notified when it becomes available for […]

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Apple in talks to start manufacturing in India

20161007_Shah-Junaid_Apple-iPhone7-Launch-005Apple Inc. is in talks with the Indian government to explore options for manufacturing its products in the country, a media report said on Tuesday. The company outlined its plans in a letter to the government last month and sough financial incentives, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing two senior government officials it didn’t name. […]

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Apple releases iOS 10.2; update features India-specific SOS button

For-iOS-Story_pexels-photo-(3)Technology giant Apple has released the latest iOS 10.2 update with the much-awaited India-specific SOS or panic button feature for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users. The firm claims to have fixed existing software bugs and technical glitches in the update. Along with the SOS option, the update also features a host of new emojis, […]

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Nintendo announces Super Mario for iPhone users starting December 15

Super MarioFans of the long-running Super Mario can dive into its first mobile game starting 15 December, Nintendo announced in a new trailer on Tuesday. The free-running Super Mario is the first foray into mobile gaming for Nintendo and will launch exclusively for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch (iOS 8.0 users and later). The Super Mario […]

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Google’s Pixel – a peek into the smartphone

Google-picel-feGoogle is expected to launch its branded smartphones named Pixel at an event in San Francisco on Tuesday. The technology giant is likely to unveil two models— Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL, according to media reports. Till now, Google has been tying up with smartphone manufacturers such as Huawei, LG, Samsung, HTC and Motorola […]

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