1 in 10 Android smartphones finally run on Lollipop

By on May 5, 2015 at 11:53 AM.

1 in 10 Android smartphones finally run on Lollipop

Google has released the latest Android distribution numbers, and Lollipop is on a rise. After running on a measly five percent devices last month, the numbers have doubled this month, touching double digits for the first time. More →
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Asus Zenfone 2 (ZE550ML) vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G vs Yu Yureka: Specifications, features compared

By on April 23, 2015 at 6:27 PM.

Asus Zenfone 2 (ZE550ML) vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G vs Yu Yureka: Specifications, features compared

Asus today launched the much-awaited Zenfone 2 lineup in India, and it will be available in four variants  starting from Rs 12,999. The company claims that Zenfone 2 series is set to disrupt the budget and mid-segment Android market by offering high-end specs at affordable price points. The Zenfone 2 (ZE550ML) will face some tough competition from the likes of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G  and the Yu Yureka. We put them in a specifications and features comparison to see how they fare. More →
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Android 5.1 Lollipop update rolling out for Nexus 4, Nexus 7 (2012) users in India

By on April 21, 2015 at 2:22 PM.

Android 5.1 Lollipop update rolling out for Nexus 4, Nexus 7 (2012) users in India

Earlier this month, Nexus 5 and Android One users in India started receiving Android 5.1 Lollipop update. Now, Google has started rolling out the update for the older Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 (2012) users as well. More →
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How to backup WhatsApp chats on Google Drive

By on April 20, 2015 at 3:29 PM.

How to backup WhatsApp chats on Google Drive

WhatsApp’s Android app will soon get an update with an interesting feature, which will let users take a backup of their chats on Google Drive. The latest WhatsApp for Android version 2.12.45 gets this update, but it's currently not available on the Google Play Store. However, you can use the feature right away. Here's how. More →
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Google Handwriting Input app for Android: Hands-on

By on April 16, 2015 at 5:00 PM.

Google Handwriting Input app for Android: Hands-on

Earlier today, Google launched a new keyboard for Android devices called Google handwriting Input. As the name suggests, this keyboard essentially converts what you scribble into text. It supports 82 languages, including several India languages like Hindi, Odia, Kannada and Telugu among others. We spent some time with the keyboard and here’s what we think of it. More →
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Now you can Google ‘Find my Phone’ to locate your missing Android, here’s how it works

By on April 16, 2015 at 2:12 PM.

Now you can Google ‘Find my Phone’ to locate your missing Android, here’s how it works

While Google already has a way of locating your missing Android smartphone or tablet via Android Device Manager, it can be a task. Now, Google is making this entire process easier by integrating this functionality into the search engine itself. More →
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Google’s new keyboard lets you handwrite messages, supports 82 languages including Hindi

By on April 16, 2015 at 1:39 PM.

Google’s new keyboard lets you handwrite messages, supports 82 languages including Hindi

Google has launched a new handwriting keyboard for Android called the “Google Handwriting Input”. It will work on all the version of Android post the Ice Cream Sandwich and can be downloaded from the Play Store. More →
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Google wants to bring Android Wear to iOS to threaten Apple Watch

By on April 10, 2015 at 3:06 PM.

Google wants to bring Android Wear to iOS to threaten Apple Watch

Last month, reports surfacing online claimed that Google was working on bringing the Android Wear platform to iOS. Citing its sources, The Verge now claims the search giant is “close to finishing the final technical details.” More →
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Android Lollipop adoption sluggish at 5.4%, v5.1 debuts with a 0.4% share

By on April 9, 2015 at 3:58 PM.

Android Lollipop adoption sluggish at 5.4%, v5.1 debuts with a 0.4% share

Google had unveiled the latest iteration of its operating system the Android Lollipop in November last year. The operating system had a bumpy ride after several users complained of performance and battery issues, Google supposedly fixed these issues in the Android Lollipop 5.0.1 update but this seems to have almost no effect on the adoption rate of the operating system. More →
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