LG wants to standardise G3 UX across its low and mid-range mobile devices


LG is taking a bold step to make its lower priced products at par with their latest flagship phone. LG has confirmed that some of the UX features introduced in the LG G3 will make its way to the entry-level and mid-range smartphones and tablets. However, there’s a caveat though – it applies only to […]

Gionee Pioneer P4 gets Android 4.4 update in India


While Elife E7 users are still waiting for the elusive Android 4.4 KitKat update, Gionee has gone ahead and released the KitKat update for its Pioneer P4 smartphone. The Android 4.4 KitKat update is available as an OTA and in addition to the bump in software version, there’s improvement in overall performance and updates to […]

Android Device Manager adds ‘Call Owner’ feature in case of misplaced device


Android Device Manager is a free nifty tool for Android devices and the Google service has now added a new function that greatly increases the chances of finding the misplaced smartphone. The app and the web service has added ‘call to owner’ feature that enables the person who is in possession of the device, directly […]

Android Apps you cannot have on your iPhone


We see people flaunting their iPhones like it’s a fashion accessory. And while you have many that can afford an iPhone, the iOS still trails in the apps department that even money can’t buy. Check out some of the apps that are available only on the Android OS and even if they’re on the iOS, […]

Amazon launches Kindle Unlimited, read or listen to any book for $9.99/month

Amazon Kindle Unlimited

What was a leak a few days ago is now a reality. Amazon has announced the Kindle Unlimited service and true to the leak, the service opens up unlimited access of over 600,000 books to users for just $9.99 a month. The service is US-only for now but will enable users to read unlimited number […]

Chromecast can mirror Android screen to TV

Chromecast Screen

Android screen mirroring was confirmed by Google at the Google I/O last month and the company has now starting rolling out the feature with the new Chromecast update. With the new v1.7 update, users will be able to stream their Android screen directly to the Chromecast-connected TV. The feature will initially work on select devices […]

Amazon Appstore offers $100 worth of apps for two days


Amazon is back again with their Appstore promotion giving away premium apps for free. Till tomorrow, users can download over $100 worth of premium apps for free. The list includes 31 apps and some of the good ones as well like Plex, MyBackup Pro, Room Two, Sonic The Hedgehog 2, to name a few. Check […]

Google targets the next billion with Android One

Micromax Android One

Google kicked off the long I/O keynote with the announcement of Android One. The program aims to bring Android smartphone to the next billion consumers at a sub-$100 price. The program will basically include a hardware reference platform that small companies can take advantage of while the Android updates will be taken care by Google […]

Amazon Appstore will bring plethora of Android apps to Blackberry devices


BlackBerry has announced that they’ve signed a licensing agreement with Amazon that will bring a choice of more than 240,000 Android apps to BlackBerry 10 devices through the Amazon Appstore. The apps will be supported on Blackberry OS 10.3 when it launches later this fall. While it was possible for users to run Android apps […]

SwiftKey goes free on Play Store with emojis, premium themes


SwiftKey is one of the go-to keyboards if you’re looking for some good typing experience on the Android. The only requirement was that the user had to pay for that experience, until today that is. With the new update, SwiftKey is now free on the Google Play Store and includes many new features. SwiftKey has […]

Apple announces iOS 8, available to all this fall

Apple iOS 8

OS X Yosemite was just one part of the announcement at the WWDC yesterday. Apple also announced the next version of iOS – iOS 8 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad devices. Apple claims the new operating system for mobile devices is faster, cleaner, more intuitive and packed with features. Let’s take a look at […]

Apple unveils OS X Yosemite

Apple OS X Yosemite

At the WWDC, Apple announced the OS X Yosemite – the next generation operating system for Apple devices. The OS X Yosemite has been redesigned with a fresh and a modern look with clearer controls, and streamlined toolbars. The OS X boasts translucent elements, clean app icons, consistent design and an updated system font that […]

Jabong simplifies shopping with its new mobile app


Indian online fashion retailer, Jabong has launched its dedicate mobile app. The free app is now available on the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store and brings in some optimisations for both the operating systems. Jabong claims the app on the iOS is universal that works on the iPhone and the iPad and […]

Whatsapp surpasses 500m monthly active users, including 48m from India


Whatsapp is growing at an exponential rate and the latest milestone is a proof of that. The messenger service announced that they’ve surpassed 500m active monthly users with countries like Brazil, Mexico, Russia and India at the forefront. Whatsapp also confirmed India to have 48m active monthly users, making India the largest country to use […]

Amazon and Samsung release Kindle app for Galaxy users

Kindle for Samsung

If you use a Samsung Galaxy device and Amazon Kindle app, here’s a small incentive for you. With the special Kindle for Samsung app, both companies are giving away a free eBook to Kindle users. The Kindle for Samsung app is downloadable on Samsung Apps and will give readers an option to download one eBook […]