Google Play vouchers arrive in India


To bolster sales of Play Store content amongst Indian Android users, Google today announced the arrival of Play Store prepaid vouchers. The vouchers start from a minimum Rs. 500 denomination (also available in Rs. 1,000 and Rs. 1,500) and effectively eliminate the need to add a credit or a debit card to purchase content from […]

Apple Announces OS X El Capitan

OS X El Capitan

At the WWDC in San Francisco, Apple announced the upcoming OS X El Capitan. The new operating system builds on last year’s Yosemite with improved performance and new features. These are some of the improvements and additions to El Capitan. Overall The OS now integrates a new system wide font called San Francisco. Apple claims […]

HOOQ unveils video-on-demand service for India


HOOQ this week announced their new video-on-demand service for Indian consumers. A joint venture by Singtel, Sony Pictures Television and Warner Bros., HOOQ offers more than 5,000 Hollywood movies and television series titles from Sony, Warner Bros., Disney, Dreamworks, and Miramax whereas around 10,000 movies and TV shows from Indian studios like YRF, UTV Disney, […]

Freehit cricket quiz app now available on iOS


Freehit cricket trivia app is now available on the iTunes App Store for iOS users. iPhone users can now download the app that gives an extensive bank of more than 3,000 questions ranging from 20 topics, including World Cup, ODI, T20, Tests, Legends of Cricket, Rules, Cricketing shots, bowling actions, player jerseys, team names and […]

Microsoft details Windows 10 Editions


Microsoft has confirmed the number of SKUs that will be available for Windows 10 when it launches in the next few weeks. In all, seven SKUs will be offered to different set of customers, which includes a regular home user, smartphone user and the enterprise. Windows 10 Home will be Microsoft’s consumer-focused desktop edition that […]

Facebook adds video calling in Messenger app


What is one prominent feature that is common between Skype, Google Hangouts, Apple’s FaceTime and now Facebook Messenger app? Video calling, of course! Facebook has jumped on the video calling bandwagon by offering the feature in its Messenger app. Irrespective if you’re on iOS or Android, users will be able to place a video call […]

FrndiNeed lets you ask friends for lift, plan a trip


Smartube Entertainment has released their socially enabled app called FrndiNeed. The app, available for Android takes advantage of geo-location to make every day travel smoother, safer and economically viable. FrndiNeed (pronounced as Friend-in-Need), it allows the user to find nearby friends, ask them for a lift, poke them for instant plans or even plan a […]