Nilabh Jha

  • Google launches Snapseed, an Instagram like app, for Android 07-12-2012 01:36 PM

    New Delhi: Google has launched a content sharing app, called Snapseed. With Instagram like functions, the app allows users to edit images and share the same via Google+ or other social networks. Snapseed has been developed by a company called Nik Software, which has been brought by Google sometime back....
  • Flipkart launches eBook app for Android 29-11-2012 03:48 PM

    Online mega store, Flipkart has announced that its digital store, Flyte, will now also sell eBooks for Android phones and tablets with a special dedicated application. Currently, Flyte has a selection of more than 1 lakh books, with prices starting at Rs 30, while around 4000 books are available for...
  • Samsung Galaxy camera vs Nikon Coolpix S800c 27-11-2012 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: Samsung and Nikon have changed the game and instead of a good camera in a phone have put a mobile OS in a camera. Here is how the two stack up against each other based on features. Nikon became the first to launch a camera with Android operating...
  • Zen launches its first Android phone at Rs 4,999 21-11-2012 01:22 PM

    New Delhi: Zen Mobile, an Indian mobile brand, has launched its first Android smartphone - the Zen Ultraphone U1. The dual SIM phone is based on Android 2.3 and is powered by a 1 GHz processor. It comes with features like a 3.5 inch HVGA (480x320 pixel) capacitive touchscreen, a...
  • Samsung Galaxy SIII gets Jelly Bean update in India 09-11-2012 01:42 PM

    New Delhi: Samsung has started sending out Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update to Galaxy SIII users in India. The update was made available towards the end of October in European markets. The update is available for download over-the-air (OTA) and through Samsung's Kies software. To check for the update, users...
  • Review: Samsung Galaxy Beam GT I8530 07-10-2012 03:42 PM

    Samsung Galaxy Beam is not the first projector phone in India. Many Indian brands like Intex and Spice have tried it with their feature phones. However, Samsung Galaxy Beam is the first projector smartphone with Android operating system. The phone takes the whole game several notches higher by not just...
  • MapmyIndia app now available for iOS 26-09-2012 07:08 PM

    New Delhi: MapmyIndia has announced the launch of its application for iOS devices in India, including for those whose devices has been updated to the new iOS 6. Users can download the app, known as 'Sygic & MapmyIndia: GPS Navigation', from the iTunes store. MapmyIndia's navigation app for iOS offers...
  • Samsung slashes Galaxy S III, S II, Note prices 21-09-2012 02:11 PM

    New Delhi: In what seems to be a step to undercut the effect of iPhone 5, which got two million pre-booking orders in just 24 hours, Samsung has reduced prices of some of its premium handsets, making them more lucrative than before. Among the handsets, whose prices have been reduced,...
  • Sony Xperia SL available online for Rs 30,999 19-09-2012 04:28 PM

    New Delhi: Sony's Xperia SL smartphone, which was announced last month without much fanfare, is now available for Rs 30,999. This phone is actually an upgraded version of the Sony Xperia S and has thus slightly better specification than its predecessor. For instance, the Sony's Xperia SL comes with a...
  • Google accuses Alibaba of copying Android OS 18-09-2012 11:54 AM

    New Delhi: Google has stopped Acer from using Aliyun operating system developed by Alibaba, a Chinese search giant. According to Google, Acer is bound by the open handset alliance agreement. While Google says that it has no problems with anyone using Android source code and modifying it, the company only...
  • iBall launches 5inch Android smartphone for Rs 12,999 28-08-2012 03:38 PM

    New Delhi: iBall, an Indian mobile and IT peripherals brand, has launched its latest Android handset called the Andi 5C which comes with some very attractive features like a 5 inch IPS panel display but phone is priced at Rs 12,999. The phone is based on Android 4.0 Ice cream...
  • Firstimpression review: The new Nokia Asha 311 10-08-2012 03:51 PM

    New Delhi: Nokia on Thursday introduced two new Asha series phones including Asha 311. Please note that this handset, like all Nokia Asha series phones, is based on Nokia's own Series 40 operating system and comes with features that can compete with entry level smartphones from rivals. Nokia Asha 311...
  • BSNL relaunches Penta tablet with Android 4.0 03-08-2012 01:33 PM

    New Delhi: Noida based Pantel Technologies, which tied up with BSNL to sell its tablets, has launched an upgraded version of 8-inch 3G tablet, called the Penta T-Pad WS802C. The tablet was earlier available with Android Honeycomb in March this year. The tablet is sold co-branded with BSNL, which is...
  • List of devices in queue for Jelly Bean upgrade 03-08-2012 01:10 PM

    New Delhi: If you own an Android phone or tablet, updating it's operating system is of utmost importance as it will bring many new features and functionalities. All the companies selling Android devices have more or less announced their plans for the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update. This update will...
  • Karbonn launches India's first Jelly Bean tablet 01-08-2012 02:42 PM

    New Delhi: Karbonn has launched the upgraded version of its Smartab 1 Android tablet with the latest Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system. The tablet has the same specification as earlier and is available for the same price tag of Rs 6,999. Karbonn SmartTab 1 comes with a 7 inch...
  • Micromax to launch 10.1 inch Funbook Pro Tab 27-07-2012 02:28 PM

    New Delhi: Micromax is all set to launch a bigger version of its popular Funbook tablet. The new version called the Funbook Pro will come with a 10.1 inch multi touch display with 1024x600 resolution and a 1.2 GHz Cortex A-8 processor coupled with Mali 400 GPU and 1 GB...
  • Apple iPhone 3GS now available for Rs 9,999 20-07-2012 01:01 PM

    New Delhi: Apple iPhone 3GS may seem to be obsolete, but it has got the same user interface that the latest iPhones have. And Aircel is offering the phone for just Rs 9,999. To grab this deal customers will need to pay advance rental of Rs 3,000 in addition to...
  • Coming soon: Rajinikanth phones and tablets 17-07-2012 11:47 AM

    New Delhi: Karbonn will be making special edition phones for Rajinikanth's forthcoming movie Kochadaiyaan. For this, Karbonn has a tie-up with Eros and Mediaone, the distributor of the film, to make five lakh phones as part of its Kochadaiyaan mobile range. Kochadaiyaan mobiles will have exclusive screensavers and images from...
  • MTS lowers data tariff for Mumbai and Goa circles 10-07-2012 10:54 AM

    New Delhi: MTS, the CDMA operator, has reduced the data tariff and announced new plans for its MBlaze customers in Mumbai and Goa circles. Under the new tariff, a one day pack costing Rs 96 will offer 1 GB Unlimited data (after 1 GB at slower speed of 126 kbps...
  • Karbonn to launch Android Jelly Bean smartphone 09-07-2012 01:40 PM

    New Delhi: Karbonn Smart, a new smartphone brand of Karbonn Mobiles, will launch an Android 4.1 Jelly Bean smartphone by the end of August 2012. Priced attractively at Rs 13,000 the smartphone, called Karbonn Smart A24, will boast a 4.5 inch display with qHD (960x540 pixel) resolution, which is one...
  • Device review: Edimax wireless 3G router 30-06-2012 11:47 AM

    New Delhi: Most operators offering 3G services in India are also offering MiFi routers, which have a 3G SIM slot. However, none of these routers offer the kind of features offered by Edimax 3G router (3G-6218n), especially the option to connect a wired broadband connection through an RJ45 jack. This...
  • Google to release Siri rival? 25-06-2012 02:44 PM

    New Delhi: Google, the company behind Android, is expected to release its own voice assistance capability for Android at this week's I/O conference. While Android already has, though slightly limited, a voice assistant in the form of Android Voice Actions system, this new product which has been code-named Majel is...
  • Handset Review: Lava Xolo X900 18-06-2012 01:58 PM

    New Delhi: Xolo X90 is not merely a product coming out from Lava, but it is importantly Intel's entry (or should we say re-entry) into the smartphone segment. Intel used to have a processor for PDAs (Personal Digital Assistant) way back in 1996. So let's look at how Intel has...
  • iPhone might get SLR like changeable lenses 18-06-2012 09:25 AM

    New Delhi: Nokia changed the mobile camera forever with its 41 megapixel bearing Nokia 808 PureView, and now it seems to the turn of Apple. Apple has filed a patent that will give iPhone camera a lot of similarity with DSRL cameras in the sense that users will be able...
  • Airtel's 4G launch plans in Delhi, Mumbai face hiccups 11-06-2012 09:32 AM

    New Delhi: Airtel's plans to launch 4G services in Delhi and Mumbai is in trouble as the Competition Commission of India has asked Qualcomm to apply afresh for merging its four broadband subsidiaries (a subsidiary each for 4 circles that it acquired spectrum for) into Qualcomm Asia Pacific. Airtel has...
  • Review: Micromax A50 Ninja 06-06-2012 09:46 AM

    New Delhi: Android phones are getting cheaper by day, but a phone launched with a price of tag Rs 5,000 with a feature that directly competes with venerable iPhone's SIRI is unheard of. But then Micromax's tagline 'Nothing like Anything' is not for nothing. The phone is undoubtedly an entry...