India’s Cashify raises $12M for its second-hand smartphone business

Cashify, a company that buys and sells used smartphones, is the latest India startup to raise capital from Chinese investors after it announced a $12 million Series C round. Chinese funds CDH...

India’s Times Internet buys popular video app MX Player for $140M to get into...

Times Internet, the digital arm of Indian media firm Times Group, is getting into the digital content space, but not in the way you might think. The company’s previous venture...

Oval Money app launches its investment products for millennials

Back in April Oval Money launched with the idea of combining expense tracking, saving, and investing into one app, while also adding a social element by enabling its community...

HTC U12 Plus review

Research Center: HTC U12 Plus Physical buttons are good, because they’re reliable. Touch-sensitive or “digital” buttons — like the one on the iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 — can work, when sparingly used. But...

Xiaomi posts $1.1B quarterly loss ahead of much-anticipated IPO

A month after it filed for a much-anticipated Hong Kong IPO, Xiaomi has revealed a little more financial information after a monster 621-page document disclosed a $1.1 billion (seven...

Blackberry Key2 hands-on review

The KeyOne, which launched last year, rode a wave of nostalgia, but it’s back to business for BlackBerry. Its latest phone is the BlackBerry Key2, which succeeds its predecessor in...

5 reasons I still hate voice assistants, even as the world goes nuts for...

Everyone is excited about speaking to their devices via Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant. I’m not a fan of it. Here’s why. The post 5 reasons I still hate voice assistants,...

Google is quietly formulating a new strategy for China

Google is slowing piecing together a strategy for China to ensure that it doesn’t miss out on the growth of technology in the world’s largest country. It’s been months in...

To truly protect citizens, lawmakers need to restructure their regulatory oversight of big tech

Gillian Hadfield Contributor More posts by this contributor Saudi Arabia’s TechUtopia Neom will have to reinvent the rules to succeed To control AI, we need to understand more about humans If members of the European...

As sale rumors swirl, Essential claims it’s focusing on ‘game-changing’ products

Essential, the company launched last year by Android co-founder Andy Rubin, is considering selling itself. The news comes after dismal sales of its first product launch, the Essential Phone (PH-1). The...

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China's Huawei goes on offensive as exclusion from Australia 5G deal...

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Chinese telecommunications company Huawei Technologies Co Ltd has gone on the offensive against Australian claims it poses a security...