Xiaomi Redmi

Xiaomi addresses privacy concerns, makes cloud service opt-in

Budget mobile phone Xiaomi has been getting flack for privacy issues for the past two days after several news reports have said that the devices have been sending out user details to their remote servers. The Chinese mobile Internet company has come out with a statement and an immediate solution to address the concerns of their smartphone users.

Xiaomi Redmi Note announced, shattering the mid-range mold

Xiaomi has introduced their new Redmi Note today, an upsized version of their Redmi smartphone. With the new, larger Redmi, Xiaomi is rounding out their lineup to include several iterations of essentially the same device. Though currently limited to Asia, the Redmi is widely believed to be coming to more areas in the future.