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  • Google adds offline games section to Play Store

    28 July 2014, 8:07 am by: Sneha Bokil-Paranjape

    Google has added a brand new section to Play Store that is dedicated to offline games. Offline games are those which require no internet connection at the time of playing of them.…
  • Nokia X Software Platform 1.2 update starts rolling out for Nokia X, X+ and XL

    28 July 2014, 7:39 am by: Srivatsan

    Microsoft’s mobile division today started rolling out Nokia X software platform 1.2 update for the Nokia X, X+ and XL When the company launched the Nokia X2, based on Nokia X Software Platform 2.0, it announced that older Nokia X devices would not get…
  • Flipkart accidentally ships Android Xolo Q900s instead of Windows Phone model

    28 July 2014, 7:16 am by: Sneha Bokil-Paranjape

    In a surprising incident, a customer who had ordered Windows Phone powered Xolo Q900s has received an Android variant of the same device from Flipkart. Xolo unveiled the Android version of the Q900s last week almost a month after launching a Windows model of…
  • Samsung Galaxy Star 2 Plus with Android 4.4 listed on official India eStore

    28 July 2014, 7:10 am by: Srivatsan

    Samsung Galaxy Star 2 Plus (SM-G350E), an entry-level smartphone has been listed on the official Samsung India eStore. It is the same Samsung Galaxy Star Advance smartphone that was said to be launching in India. It has a 4.3-inch (800 x 480…
  • WeChat rolls out recall message feature for Android and iPhone

    28 July 2014, 6:12 am by: Sneha Bokil-Paranjape

    WeChat has introduced a new feature that lets you recall last message sent via its mobile apps on Android and iPhone. Messages can be unsend within two minutes after there are sent.…
  • Apple to reportedly buy radio app Swell for $30 million

    28 July 2014, 5:49 am by: Sneha Bokil-Paranjape

    Apple is all set to acquire radio service Swell for $30 million, according to report from Re/Code. The iOS app will shut down its service and CEO Ram Ramkumar along with other members will join Apple, a result of the acquisition, added the report.…
  • ACT Broadband is now ACT Fibernet , launches new 60Mbps plan at Rs.1999 in Bangalore

    28 July 2014, 5:42 am by: Varun Krish

    ACT (Atria Convergence Technologies Pvt. Ltd.), popular for its Fiber Optic home broadband has launched its new broadband brand called ACT Fibernet. It has also updated its plans for Bangalore. Customers who are currently in older plans would be automatically…
  • More LG G Vista specs leaked, coming to AT&T and Verizon

    28 July 2014, 4:27 am by: Sneha Bokil-Paranjape

    Earlier this month LG G Vista surfaced via press images. Today a user manual of LG G Vista for AT&T has leaked, confirming that along with Verizon, the smartphone will also be available with AT&T.…
  • LG’s 5 inch Windows Phone 8.1 handset launching soon?

    28 July 2014, 3:22 am by: Sneha Bokil-Paranjape

    LG is working on a 5 inch Windows Phone under the model number LG D635. According to Alan Mendelevich, the founder of cross-promotion network AdDuplex, the handset has showed up in the network’s database.…
  • Airtel reaches 300 million customers

    28 July 2014, 3:02 am by: Srivatsan

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  • LG introduces Android-powered Tab Book with 11.6-inch 1080p display and Core i5 processor

    28 July 2014, 2:41 am by: Srivatsan

    LG has introduced Tab Book (11TA740-GA50K), the company's latest Android convertible. It is a variant of the Tab Book 2 with Windows 8.1 that was unveiled earlier this year at the CES. It has the same 11.6-inch (1920 × 1080 pixels) full HD display,…
  • Amazon to open five new fulfillment centers in India

    28 July 2014, 2:23 am by: Sneha Bokil-Paranjape

    Amazon has announced that it plans to open five more Fulfillment Centers (FCs) in Delhi, Chennai, Jaipur, Ahmedabad and Tauru (outskirts of Gurgaon). The move comes from the e-commerce giant to enhance its services to its customers.…
  • Windows Phone 8.1 update GDR1 to add support for Interactive covers, new resolutions and more

    28 July 2014, 1:52 am by: Sneha Bokil-Paranjape

    Microsoft is ready with an update for Windows Phone 8.1 and it looks like it is inching closer for an official release. Details about the Update 1 aka GDR (General Distribution Release) have been spotted on Microsoft's Developer Center. The update includes…
  • Bose files lawsuit against Beats over noise cancelling headphone patents

    28 July 2014, 12:44 am by: Sneha Bokil-Paranjape

    Bose has filed a lawsuit against Beats Eletronics, alleging patent infringements of its noise-canceling technology. The popular audio electronic maker has filed a lawsuit in a U.S. District Court claiming that Beats violated five different patents in the…
  • Huawei Ascend P7 receives a minor software update

    28 July 2014, 12:10 am by: Yash Garg

    Germany based users of the slender and sleek Huawei Ascend P7 have reported that the device received a software update recently. According to GSMArena, even though its only seeding to Germany users at the moment, the update is slated to hit Ascend P7 users in…
  • Apple iPhone 6 PCB leak hints at on-board NFC

    27 July 2014, 11:26 pm by: Yash Garg

    Now that most of the major stuff such as screen, processor etc. has been leaked a million times, the rumour mill is now shifting its focus to radio. According to the latest iPhone 6 leak, the device could have something we've never seen on an iPhone before.…
  • The next Nexus could have a 5.9″ screen

    27 July 2014, 10:47 pm by: Yash Garg

    There have been speculations and doubts over the existence of the Google Nexus lineup of affordable smart devices in the past. While some have suggested that the entire series of smart devices would end with the existing Nexus 5, others have gone on to preach…
  • You can now avail the Jolla smartphone in Kazakhstan

    27 July 2014, 10:19 pm by: Yash Garg

    Jolla's one and only smartphone, the 'Jolla' is now available in Kazakhstan.…
  • Lava Iris 460 with 4.5-inch OGS display, Android 4.4 listed on official website

    26 July 2014, 6:22 am by: Srivatsan

    Lava is all set to launch the Iris 460 in the Iris series running Android 4.4 (KitKat). The smartphone is listed on the official website and packs a 4.5-inch FWVGA screen based on one-glass-solution (OGS) technology, 1.3 GHz dual-core processor, 5-megapixel…
  • Microsoft releases Live Lock Screen Beta app for Windows Phone 8.1

    26 July 2014, 5:52 am by: Srivatsan

    Microsoft has released Live Lock Screen Beta for Windows Phone 8.1 handsets. It was announced at the Build 2014 earlier this year. Since Microsoft has started rolling out Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Cyan for Windows Phone 8 handsets, more users can try out…
  • Samsung Galaxy K zoom Photo Gallery

    26 July 2014, 5:10 am by: Srivatsan

    Samsung launched the Galaxy K zoom, successor of last year's Galaxy S4 zoom in India earlier this month, exclusively on Amazon for Rs. 29,999. We already brought you the unboxing and the benchmarks of the smartphone. Here we have the photo gallery and…
  • BBM for Windows Phone to be available for all next week

    26 July 2014, 2:56 am by: Srivatsan

    BlackBerry has announced that it would release the BBM app for Windows Phone to general public next week. The BBM beta app for the Windows Phone platform got 10,000 signups within 24 hours after the registrations began earlier this month, says BlackBerry.…
  • Celkon Millennium Vogue Q455 Unboxing

    26 July 2014, 2:30 am by: Srivatsan

    Celkon launched the Millennium Vogue Q455, a budget smartphone running  Android 4.4 (KitKat) few days back, a week after launching the Millennium Elite Q470 and the Millennium Power Q3000 in the Millennium series. It has a 4.5-inch qHD OGS screen and is…
  • 5.5-inch Huawei C199 receives network certification

    25 July 2014, 11:33 pm by: Yash Garg

    Expect another Huawei phablet soon, in the 5.5-inch C199. The device was spotted at TENAA being certified earlier today, telltale signs that a launch in around the corner.…
  • This LG G3 look-alike from China is just 5.5mm thick!

    25 July 2014, 10:31 pm by: Yash Garg

    We're again starting to see the trend of cloned phones, something Chinese manufacturers were known for about a decade back. However, times have changed and these clones come with some actual functionality, sometimes so good that it gives the actual thing a run…
  • Motorola Moto X+1 with wooden back surfaces

    25 July 2014, 10:58 am by: Srivatsan

    Moto X+1 that was rumored since April has surfaced in live images. Android Police that has received these images says it is "near-final prototype" device. The design of the smartphone matches the render that surfaced last month. It has a large earpiece grill…
  • Panasonic Eluga series launching in India on July 30th

    25 July 2014, 9:55 am by: Srivatsan

    Panasonic started teasing India launch of the Eluga smartphone series last month. Today the company has announced that it would launch the Eluga smartphone on July 30th. The invite says "Launch of the next generation smartphone series", so it could launch a…
  • Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 with 5.9-inch HD display spotted at FCC

    25 July 2014, 9:20 am by: Srivatsan

    Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 (SM-G750A) has been spotted at FCC. This confirms the existence of the device, even though the benchmarks have already been leaked through the  GFX Benchmark database. The FCC filing reveals the height and the width of the smartphone…
  • Oppo Find 7 Camera Samples

    25 July 2014, 8:45 am by: Bharadwaj

    The Oppo Find 7 that we reviewed earlier, is aimed at the top end market with class leading tech and.. that includes the camera of course. Following the tradition, the Find 7 too comes with a 13 megapixel camera, just like the Find 5 and later, the N1. It's…
  • OnePlus One review: A fantastic device backed by a not-so-fantastic marketing campaign

    25 July 2014, 8:03 am by: Yash Garg

    OnePlus sprung out of nowhere in the latter half of 2013, a time when a company called OPPO was at the prime of its popularity. Why are we talking about OPPO in a OnePlus One review? There are two bits to the answer: (i) most of the staff, including the…

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