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Xiaomi sales in China shrank by 38 percent during the quarter

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi notes 38% drop in sales in China in the second quarter, while Huawei Technologies took first place in the biggest market in the world, writes Bloomberg.

Xiaomi has sold the country's 10.5 million. Smartphones during the period, which is less than 17.1 million. Units that sold in the same quarter a year earlier, according to research firm International Data Corp. This makes the company the fourth largest player in the market after Huawei, OPPO and Vivo.


Why we think Google Pixel and Pixel XL are the best smartphones for photography?

Why Google Pixel and Pixel XL are the best smartphones for photography

Google Pixel and Pixel XL - best photography phones

We informed you about the most interesting features in Google Pixel and Pixel XL. The new smartphones the company offers many improvements, among which we must mention the virtual assistant - Google Assistant impressive cameras. By Google claim that the 12.3-megapixel camera with optical image stabilization is the best in this segment we've seen so far. If this seems far-fetched at first glance it is good to share the latest results of DhOmark (DxO).

How to transfer files from iCloud to Google Drive

Quick guide for how to transfer files from iCloud to Google Drive

Cloud services are becoming quite popular among consumers. Their main advantage is that they allow to easily and quickly have access to your files from all devices we use. Every leading company has its own cloud service. If you plan to switch from the iPhone to Android you will probably want to take advantage of applications to Google. One of the first things you need to do is to transfer files from iCloud to Google Drive.


Amazon and VMware join forces in the cloud

Amazon Web Services (AWS) and VMware announced this week the launch of a strategic cooperation in the field of cloud computing

Amazon and VMware join forces in the cloud

During a special meeting held in San Francisco, the two companies announced the emergence of a new service that will allow customers the software for managing data center operations on VMware to take advantage of the cloud on Amazon. This will allow the implementation and operation of platforms such as vSphere and NSX in AWS.


China could unblock Facebook

This will happen if the company complies with Chinese law

China can allow access to Facebook on its territory if the company agree to comply with Chinese law. This was stated by the Deputy - Chief of the Chinese cabinet on the Internet - Zhen Syanlyan quoted by Rossbalt.

Apple iPhone 7 exploded and injured its owner

Apple iPhone 7 exploded and injured its owner in China

While the whole world discusses the failure of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 Chinese media reported a second case of blast iPhone 7 within two weeks. According GizmoChina smartphone exploded in the hands of its owner while filming video. The device literally blown apart and fragments wounded man in the face and burned the fingers of his right hand.

Huawei nova Plus - hardware and camera test

Hardware and camera test of the latest Huawei flagship - nova Plus

Huawei nova Plus hardware and camera test
Huawei nova Plus
Huawei nova Plus undoubtedly is one of the smartphones that failed to attract our attention during took place recently technological exhibition at IFA in Berlin. Our initial impressions were confirmed after nearly a month extensive tests we subjected the device. The first results have already met to share with you the first part of the show which devoted a nova Plus. There we saw the basic design, the materials used and the display of the smartphone. In case you missed to watch it - direct link you will find right here. Today, today also we have prepared a new dose of unadulterated experiences firsthand.

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