iOS 8.1 update now available bringing Camera Roll, SMS Relay, iCloud Photo library among others

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iOS 8.1 update now available bringing Camera Roll, SMS Relay, iCloud Photo library among others

Along with launching new iPads and iMac last week, Apple also announced that it would be rolling out iOS 8.1 update on Monday. Right on cue, the update has started rolling out for iPhones, iPad and iPod touch. More →
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IBM to pay $1.5 billion to GlobalFoundries to buy its chip division

By about 8 hours ago.

IBM to pay $1.5 billion to GlobalFoundries to buy its chip division

IBM will pay $1.5 billion to GlobalFoundries in order to shed its costly chip division. IBM will make payments to the chipmaker over three years, but it took a $4.7 billion charge for the third quarter when it reported earnings today. The company fell short of Wall Street profit expectations and revenue slid four percent, sending shares down eight percent before the opening bell. More →
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Google clones Flappy Bird for its Android 5.0 Lollipop Easter egg [video]

By about 9 hours ago.

Google clones Flappy Bird for its Android 5.0 Lollipop Easter egg [video]

Google is known to give small treats for Android users, which are hidden in the SDK for developers to discover. Android 5.0 Lollipop is no different, but the Easter egg found in the latest operating system is a pleasant surprise. More →
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Idea Cellular Q2 Net jumps 68.8 percent to Rs 755.88 crore

By about 9 hours ago.

Idea Cellular Q2 Net jumps 68.8 percent to Rs 755.88 crore

Telecom services major Idea Cellular today posted 68.8 percent jump in consolidated net profit at Rs 755.88 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. This is against a net profit of Rs 447.61 crore in the corresponding period last year. More →
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Mitashi PLAY Senior Friend is a smartphone targeted at senior citizens, priced at Rs 4,999

By about 10 hours ago.

Mitashi PLAY Senior Friend is a smartphone targeted at senior citizens, priced at Rs 4,999

Mitashi has today launched a smartphone in India called the PLAY Senior Friend. The smartphone targeted at senior citizens is priced at Rs 4,999, and has features like large dialer fonts and SOS button for emergencies. More →
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Android Silver reportedly shelved due to resistance from smartphone makers

By about 10 hours ago.

Android Silver reportedly shelved due to resistance from smartphone makers

There were quite a few reports in the past few months about Google’s Android Silver project, which was set to replace the Nexus and Google Play Edition smartphones. The Nexus 6 too was also believed to have been sacrificed for the new Silver project, which aimed at offering high-end specs and stock Android experience. But now it seems, Google has shelved the project, Re/code reports. More →
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Xiaomi Redmi 1S to go on sale for the seventh time on Flipkart tomorrow, up to 100,000 units up for grabs

By about 10 hours ago.

Xiaomi Redmi 1S to go on sale for the seventh time on Flipkart tomorrow, up to 100,000 units up for grabs

Xiaomi is set to host yet another flash sale for the Redmi 1S tomorrow on Flipkart. The company has announced that up to 100,000 units of the entry-level smartphones will again be available for buyers. Unlike last week however, Redmi 1S buyers won't be receiving the complimentary screen protector and micro-SIM adapter.  More →
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Micromax Canvas 5 to feature 18-megapixel camera, octa-core processor, and run on CyanogenMod: Report

By about 12 hours ago.

Micromax Canvas 5 to feature 18-megapixel camera, octa-core processor, and run on CyanogenMod: Report

Micromax's next-in line Canvas smartphone is set for launch and if the latest leak is any testimony, it is set to be quite different from its predecessorAs per DroidGoblin, the Canvas 5 will be the first smartphone in the company’s portfolio to run on CynagenMod, and will be launched later this year below the Rs 22,000 price point. More →
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iOS 8.1 update likely to rollout at 10.30PM in India tonight, here are the new features

By on October 20, 2014 at 2:26 PM.

iOS 8.1 update likely to rollout at 10.30PM in India tonight, here are the new features

Apple announced iOS 8.1 at the iPad event last week, and the update is set to roll out later today and is likely to become available in India at around 10.30PM. The update will bring a plethora of features including support for mobile payment option Apple Pay, and also bring back the popular Camera Roll. More →
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