Xiaomi MIUI 7 global launch event to be held on August 19 in New Delhi

By on August 10, 2015 at 2:22 PM.

Xiaomi MIUI 7 global launch event to be held on August 19 in New Delhi

After announcing that the MIUI 7 will be launched on August 13, Xiaomi has taken to its forums, to give further clarity about the new OS announcement. Apparently, Xiaomi will be releasing only the China ROM of MIUI 7 on August 13, while the MIUI 7 Global ROM with tailored features will be unveiled on August 19 in India. More →
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Google’s new plans for Android One includes launching a sub-Rs 4,000 smartphone in India

By on August 10, 2015 at 11:29 AM.

Google’s new plans for Android One includes launching a sub-Rs 4,000 smartphone in India

Google launched its much-hyped Android One initiative last year, but it has yet to get the kind of response the search giant expected. But now it seems the company is taking another crack at the initiative with a slightly different plan. More →
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Why you should store your porn stash carefully before upgrading to Windows 10

By on August 7, 2015 at 6:34 PM.

Why you should store your porn stash carefully before upgrading to Windows 10

Microsoft recently announced that almost 18 million users have now installed Windows 10, and inevitably user feedback has now started to pour in. One of the most absurd one comes from a Redditor FalloutBoS, who blames the new update for outing all of his porn to his wife. More →
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iOS 9 will let iPhones automatically switch to cellular networks when the Wi-Fi goes weak

By on August 7, 2015 at 5:42 PM.

iOS 9 will let iPhones automatically switch to cellular networks when the Wi-Fi goes weak

The  iOS 9 beta 5 was released yesterday, and it brings along a critical additional feature called Wi-Fi Assist. What it essentially does is that it prevents iPhones from latching onto poor Wi-Fi connections, and forces the device to switch to cellular 3G and 4G connections, when the signal quality falls a specific level. More →
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Mozilla CEO Chris Beard lashes out at Microsoft in an open letter, calls Windows 10 ‘a dramatic step backwards’

By on August 7, 2015 at 1:21 PM.

Mozilla CEO Chris Beard lashes out at Microsoft in an open letter, calls Windows 10 ‘a dramatic step backwards’

Microsoft Windows 10 is being rolled out globally in a gradual process, and it comes with a host of new features like Cortana, Continuum Mode and its new Edge Browser. The new OS has already been downloaded by 18 million users, and overall its being received positively. However, Mozilla CEO Chris Beard isn't particularly happy with Windows 10, and finds one aspect 'particularly disturbing'. More →
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Google and Samsung promise to release monthly Android security updates

By on August 6, 2015 at 7:43 PM.

Google and Samsung promise to release monthly Android security updates

Android has always been the victim of vulnerability attacks. In a bid to put security first, Google and Samsung have announced that they will be releasing monthly security patches that will be pushed over-the-air. More →
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Samsung, Huawei and HTC’s fingerprint sensors aren’t as secure as iPhone’s TouchID: Report

By on August 6, 2015 at 6:36 PM.

Samsung, Huawei and HTC’s fingerprint sensors aren’t as secure as iPhone’s TouchID: Report

Researchers have now unveiled a new vulnerability with Android fingerprint sensors that could potentially lead to a big security threat. Two researchers Tao Wei and Yulong Zhan outlined many threats to Android devices with fingerprint sensors, while claiming that the iPhone's fingerprint sensor was 'quite secure'. More →
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Latest WhatsApp update for iOS finally brings low data usage, mark as unread feature

By on August 6, 2015 at 2:22 PM.

Latest WhatsApp update for iOS finally brings low data usage, mark as unread feature

WhatsApp has just rolled out an update for iOS users. The version 2.12.5 brings along the low data usage feature, mark as unread feature, the ability to include video in chat backups, and also the facility to directly share contacts from the Contacts app and location from Apple Maps to WhatsApp users. More →
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Intex Cloud 4G Star LTE-capable smartphone launched, priced at Rs 7,299: Specifications, features

By on August 5, 2015 at 6:21 PM.

Intex Cloud 4G Star LTE-capable smartphone launched, priced at Rs 7,299: Specifications, features

Intex today launched the Cloud 4G Star smartphone in India. The 4G LTE capable smartphone is priced at Rs 7,299 and will be sold exclusively via Flipkart. More →
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