ANDROID

  • Google's experimental Dart language seeks to speed up Android apps Yesterday

    New Delhi: For 20 years, Google's non-game Android apps have been written in Java and now Google aims to change that with a new language that will focus on speed and responsiveness. The new language, as part of the Dart on Android project, dubbed Sky, is an open source experiment to...
  • Meerkat launches beta version for Android Yesterday

    New Delhi: Meerkat has finally introduced a beta version of its app for the Android platform that will allow users to live-stream videos with a single touch of an on-screen button. The company had announced its plans to launch the Android version in April and on May 1, the Twitter-integrated messaging...
  • Micromax's Yu to launch Yuphoria smartphone on May 12 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Micromax's Yu, which entered the smartphone market with the launch of Yureka smartphone in December last year, is now all set to launch the second Cyanogen-based smartphone on May 12. The company has announced the launch date of the upcoming smartphone is a tweet that reads: "The moment...
  • LG G Flex 2 with curved screen goes on sale in India at Rs 54,990 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Over a month after announcing the curved-screen G Flex 2 for the Indian market, LG has now started selling it in the country. The successor to the curved-screen G Flex smartphone carries a price tag of Rs 54,990 and will be available in two colours - Platinum Silver...
  • Asus Zenfone 2 with 128GB of internal storage listed online at Rs 29,999; coming soon 2 days ago

    New Delhi: While Asus so far has launched four variants of the Zenfone 2, the fifth variant with 128 GB of built-in storage space appears to be coming soon to India. The model is already listed on e-commerce site Flipkart.com for Rs 29,999. The product page doesn't mention the exact...
  • Xiaomi Mi 4i vs Xiaomi Mi 4: Does the new Rs 12,999 Mi 4i score over the more expensive Mi 4? 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Chinese tech giant Xiaomi has started to sell its recently announced Mi 4i smartphone in India starting today. The phone that carries a price tag of Rs 12,999 will initially be available on Flipkart and will later become available across all Xiaomi channels including the Snapdeal, Amazon and...
  • Xiaomi Mi 4i goes on sale in India at Rs 12,999 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Xiaomi is all set to sell its recently announced Mi 4i smartphone in India starting today. Priced at Rs 12,999, the phone will initially be available on Flipkart and will soon be available across all Xiaomi channels including the Snapdeal, Amazon and the Mobile Store. "The Mi 4i...
  • Celkon Campus A518 with 5-inch display launched at Rs 4,500 in India 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Celkon has launched its new smartphone in India - the Campus A518. It's a dual SIM phone and is powered by a 1 GHz processor. The new phone is packed with a 2000 mAh Lithium-ion battery. It has an internal memory of 4GB with expandable memory up to...
  • Huawei Honor 4X review: A decent budget contender 3 days ago

    Making to our smartphone review this week is Huawei's Honor 4X (Che-L04). The phone was launched late March in India along with the higher- priced Honor 6 Plus. Before we get into the technicalities, let us begin with the phone's exteriors. At 5.5-inch, this phablet is in line with modern-day...
  • You don't need a smartwatch, says Google designer 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Google's own executive has tried to put to rest your concerns about owning a smartwatch. Vice President Matías Duarte is of the belief that smartwatches represent the future and that future is yet to arrive fully and it is okay if you don't want to own one right...
  • Android, iOS apps will also run on Windows 10 phones 3 days ago

    San Francisco: Microsoft hopes to get more people using the next version of its Windows software on all kinds of devices by giving them access to many of the same apps they're already using on Apple or Android phones. In a major strategy shift, a top executive told an audience of...
  • The Rs 10,499 Huawei Honor 4X: Photos taken with Huawei's new affordable phone. No edits, no filters 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Huawei recently launched its Honor 4X smartphone in India for a price of Rs 10,499. While the big-screen phone is thin and lightweight, we tested its camera functionality and here is what we found.The Huawei Honor 4X includes a 13 megapixel rear camera and a 5 megapixel front...
  • LG G4: 5 key highlights of LG's new mobile software UX 4.0 4 days ago

    New Delhi: The LG G4 is the first phone to come with the new "human-centric" custom mobile software UX 4.0 that is claimed to be simpler and more intuitive. The improved UX, according to LG, eliminates unnecessary steps while providing more configuration options for users. Here are some highlights of the...
  • LG G4: Images, specs, price and availability details of LG's new flagship smartphone 4 days ago

    LG launched its flagship G4 smartphone on April 28 which is a successor to the G3. The phone sports a leather back as LG seeks to distinguish its phones from Apple's iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy smartphones.LG G4 has a 5.5-inch Quad HD display (2560x 1440, 538 ppi), Qualcomm Snapdragon 808...
  • Google adds Now cards from 70 new Android apps 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Google has extended its Now cards to 70 more Android apps to help you get relevant information at the right time. The Now cards for the Google app on Android provides added information in sync with other apps without you having to ask for it. From flight status...
  • How the LG G4 is different from the Apple iPhone 6, Samsung Galaxy S6 4 days ago

    New York: Optional leather backs and manual camera controls are two ways LG is seeking to distinguish its new G4 phone from Apple's iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy smartphones. LG's mobile chief, Juno Cho, said a wireless trade show in Barcelona, Spain, last month confirmed LG's belief that smartphones have become clones...
  • LG G4: LG launches its new flagship smartphone with leather back, DSLR-type RAW photography 5 days ago

    New Delhi: After a string of leaks and rumours, LG has finally unveiled its new flagship smartphone, the LG G4. The company has launched the G4 with leather back as it seeks to distinguish its phones from Apple's iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy smartphones. LG G4, the successor to the G3, has...
  • Celkon Campus A518 with 5-inch display launched in India for Rs 4,500 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Targeting the budget smartphone market, Celkon has rolled out its latest Campus A518 smartphone that boasts of a 5-inch display at a price of Rs 4,500. The Celkon Campus A518 dual-SIM smartphone supports 3G video calling and comes with a 1 GHz processor. It runs the earlier Android KitKat...
  • Swipe KonnectME: This Rs 3,999 phone has a 4.5-inch display, 5MP camera, 1GB RAM 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Indian smartphone manufacturer, Swipe Technologies has rolled out the latest affordable handset, KonnectME, for a price of Rs 3,999. KonnectME is the 4th device in Swipe's existing lineup of Konnect smartphones. It features a 4.5-inch IPS display and at its heart is a 1.3GHz processor. The smartphone comes with dual-SIM...
  • Micromax Canvas Play Q355 with 5.5-inch display, 5MP camera launched in India for Rs 7,490 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Micromax has launched the Canvas Play (Q355) smartphone, its latest budget smartphone in the Canvas range of handsets. The affordable Android Lollipop-based smartphone boasts of a 5.5-inch FWVGA display and at its heart is the 1.3GHz quad core processor. The Micromax Canvas Play sports a 5 megapixel rear camera and...
  • LG G4: Everything about the new flagship phone launching today 5 days ago

    New Delhi: LG is all set to unveil its new flagship smartphone, the LG G4, at its events today in six cities - New York, London, Paris, Istanbul, Singapore and Seoul. While the company has revealed only a few details about the upcoming phone, the Internet is already abuzz with...
  • The big emoji confusion: Android, iOS emojis speak different languages, could get you in translation trouble 5 days ago

    Emojis, emojis, they are everywhere. You can use them to search the Web or turn them into hashtags. Whenever we are lost for words, the emoji comes to the rescue. They are with us for all occasions and moods. And they are cross-platform. And this is the problem. Because different...
  • Huawei Honor 4C: Huawei launches new affordable smartphone with 5-inch display, 13MP camera 5 days ago

    Beijing: Huawei Technologies launched the Honor 4C smartphone, the latest bid by the Chinese technology firm to gain market share in the highly competitive budget handset segment from domestic rivals such as Xiaomi Inc. The phone has a 5-inch display, slightly larger than the iPhone 6 and the same as Xiaomi's...
  • Motorola slashes prices of the new Moto G (2nd gen), Moto X (2nd gen) by up to Rs 3,000 6 days ago

    New Delhi: In the wake of strong competition from other smartphones players, Motorola has slashed the prices of the new Moto G (2nd gen) by Rs 2,000 and the Moto X (2nd gen) smartphone by Rs 3,000 in India. The new Moto G that was originally priced at Rs 12,999...
  • LG G4 leaked images and specs: 10 things that you need to know about the next LG flagship phone coming on April 28 6 days ago

    New Delhi: After Apple, Samsung and HTC, it's now LG's turn to unwrap its next flagship smartphone for the year 2015. The South Korean giant has scheduled events for April 28 in six cities - New York, London, Paris, Istanbul, Singapore and Seoul - where it will unveil its new...
  • Intex Aqua Power+ with 5-inch HD display, 13MP camera launched in India for Rs 8,999 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Intex Technologies has launched yet another budget smartphone, the Intex Aqua Power +, in the Indian market for a price of Rs 8,999. The phone sports a 5-inch HD display with 1280X720 ppi resolution and runs 1.3GHz quad core processor with 2GB RAM and 16 GB internal...
  • Spice Stellar 519: Spice launches its first 4G smartphone at Rs 8,499 in India 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Spice Mobiles is the latest in the line of companies rolling our 4G phones in India. The company has announced the launch of its first 4G LTE smartphone - Stellar 519 in India at a price of Rs 8,499. Spice's first 4G-enabled phone sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with...
  • A new Google Nexus 5 coming this year? Google drops clues in Project Fi video 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Google rolled out its Nexus 5 way back in 2013 and the popular smartphone boasted of a quad core processor and a full HD display at a great price of $350. Now, speculations are rife that the search giant is coming with the next version of its flagship...
  • Send directions, notes from Google's web search bar to your Android phone in 3 simple steps 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Google has introduced a new web feature that makes sending directions to your Android phone even easier. You can send the directions in three simple steps. All you need to do is search for 'send directions' in the Web browser, choose the route, and hit send to...