Money Matters - Simplified


CCI imposes fine of INR 1 crore on Google

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) imposed a fine of INR 1 crore (approximately US$166,000) on Internet search engine behemoth Google Inc. for not cooperating with the antitrust agency.

Microsoft Office for iPad: Word tops free Apps chart

Microsoft announced Thursday that it has started offering the Office suite for Apple’s iPad. The US technology titan has customized the Word, Excel and Powerpoint Apps for Apple’s iPad. What’s more, the Office software suite is now available for free for the iPad users!

Indian student invents power generating shoe mobile charger!

Shoe charger

Who would have thought something as simple as walking around could become an energy source for your smartphone!

Micromax, MediaTek and Aircel enter into strategic alliance

Consolidation and strategic alliances have become the order of the day in the Indian mobile telephony industry.

Motorola's Moto X smartphone to go on sale tomorrow for Rs 23999

Motorola MotoX

Motorola's much-awaited flagship phone, Moto X, will hit the Indian mobile market Wednesday, 19 March. Moto X will be available in the country through Flipkart from tomorrow at the starting price of Rs. 23,999.

Apple prepping to launch cheaper 8GB variant of iPhone 5C

8GB iphone 5c

The media circuit is rife with rumors that Apple Inc. will be announcing an 8-gigabyte version of its not-so-popular iPhone 5c smartphone as early as Tuesday.

BJP launches 'Raksha' app for women's safety

In the wake of extremely alarming growth in the number of cases of violence against women in India, the country’s main opposition political party Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has launched an Android application which promises to keep women safe at all times.

Here comes the world's thinnest Android smartphone, Gionee Elife E7

Another China brand smartphone is due to hit Indian mobile market later this month. Chinese technology giant, Gionee is reportedly gearing up to launch its flagship smartphone Elife S5.5 in India on March 30.

Former Apple CEO to launch low priced smartphones in India

The competition in the Smartphone market in India is heating up. The latest to jump on the bandwagon is InflexionPoint, an investment and acquisitions company promoted by former Apple Inc. CEO, John Sculley.

Meet Wello iPhone case, a device that can measure your vitals!

Wello ECG device

Embedded within a phone cover, the health monitoring device, dubbed Wello, has hidden sensors that can track your six vital parameters- blood pressure, heart rate, body temperature, electrocardiography (ECG), blood oxygen and lung function- within seconds.