ANDROID

  • Motorola's new Moto E (2nd gen) review: This tortoise loses the race to insomniac rabbits 10 hours 42 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The fable now has a twist in the tale. Moto E, consistent but slow in its efforts in bringing improvements, is the tortoise. While the rabbit(s) in the race has(have) no intention to catch a wink and this is why the fables have turned. Before we delve further into...
  • Google's new April Fools' Day gag asks you to share Chrome selfies in reaction to the websites you visit 13 hours 8 minutes ago

    New Delhi: After turning Google Maps into a PAC-MAN ground, Google now wants you to share your reactions to the websites you visit on its mobile Chrome browser through a selfie. Part of its April Fools' Day pranks, Chrome for Android showed up a button to share a reaction selfie to...
  • WhatsApp voice calling now available to all Android users, no invite necessary 14 hours 42 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The latest version of the WhatsApp Messenger app now available for downoad on Google Play includes the much discussed WhatsApp Calling feature activated by default. Users no longer will need to receive a WhatsApp call from a friend to have the feature activated. Describing what's new in the app,...
  • Micromax Bolt S300, Bolt D320 launched at Rs 3,300 onwards in India Yesterday

    New Delhi: Micromax has announced the launch of its two most affordable 3G smartphones under its Bolt series - the Bolt S300 and Bolt D320 - which are priced at Rs 3,300 onwards. The Micromax Bolt S300 is powered by a 1GHz processor, 512 MB RAM and has dual-SIM support. It...
  • Google updates Gmail app to let users access Yahoo, Outlook emails Yesterday

    San Francisco: Google said Monday it was updating its mobile Gmail app for Android device users to allow them to manage multiple email accounts from a single program. "Starting today, you'll be able to view all your mail at once, regardless of which account it's from, using the new 'All Inboxes'...
  • Samsung packs Boeing 747s with Galaxy S6, S6 Edge smartphones ahead of US launch Yesterday

    New Delhi: Samsung is packing several Boeing 747s with its latest Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones ahead of their launch in the US. Although the official consumer rollout in the US is scheduled for April 10, T-Mobile pre-orders started shipping last week. The latest smartphones were unveiled at this month's...
  • LG's next flagship G4 smartphone likely to be unveiled on April 28 Yesterday

    New Delhi: LG has sent out invites for its April 28 and 29 event in which it could unveil its next flagship G smartphone. The invite goes with the tagline, "See the Great. Feel the Great," with added emphasis on the alphabet 'G' as used in the company's G series...
  • InFocus M2 review: This Rs 4,999 smartphone with 8 MP front and rear cameras is the best bet at this price Yesterday

    Earlier this month, US-based InFocus Mobiles entered the Indian smartphone market with its InFocus M2 3G smartphone. Coming from a company more synonymous with LCD projectors, we were curious to know what kind of phone were they projecting at the Indian consumers. The InFocus M2 has a 4.2-inch display with...
  • You can now also access your Yahoo, Outlook emails from Gmail Android app Yesterday

    New Delhi: Google just made it easier for you to manage all your email accounts (yes, even if they are not Gmail accounts) at a single place with its updated Gmail Android app. As the technology grows, our channels of online communications also grow and so do the attached email accounts....
  • A new app that reminds patients to take medicines on time 2 days ago

    Mumbai: A mobile application which can remind patients to take medicines on time and also serve as their healthcare manager has been launched by a healthcare company. The app, 'MyHealthSaverz', developed by HealthSaverz, is available on mobile phones operating on Android and iOS platforms, company's executive said. MyHealthSaverz, which is free to...
  • Asus Zenfone 2 coming to India in the last week of April 2 days ago

    New Delhi: While the first teaser note of the Asus Zenfone 2 hinted at the imminent launch of the phone in India, the second teaser sent out by the company to the members of press reveals that the next-gen Zenfone 2 will be launched in India in the last week...
  • Xiaomi Redmi 2 review: The new badshah of budget phones 2 days ago

    One recurring problem with most budget phones is that they also look and feel like budget phones. This is where the newly launched Xiaomi Redmi 2 stands out - the device doesn't reflect its price tag (Rs 6,999). The reason why Xiaomi might have been able to afford this premium feel...
  • LG's upcoming G4 Note phablet's leaked images show metal body with Galaxy Note-like stylus 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Images of LG's yet-to-be-released G4 Note phablet have been reportedly leaked on the web, showing the next flagship device with a Galaxy Note-like stylus. The electronics manufacturer is said to be working on Android handsets that will be released this year and the latest leaks point to a phablet...
  • Karbonn starts rolling out Android 5.1 Lollipop update to its Android One Sparkle V smartphone 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Karbonn Mobiles has started to roll out the latest Android 5.1 Lollipop update to its Android One-powered Sparkle V smartphone. The update would be available over-the-air to the users of Sparkle V. Additionally, customers can also visit a Karbonn service centre and get the update downloaded on their...
  • Weekend Reading List: From the story of Android to why people are afraid to criticise Apple 4 days ago

    Our pick of 10 stories for this Weekend Reading List attempts to give you a wide range of reading with a bit of cinema, dollops of history and a pinch of security for that perfect blend. 1. The story of Android: How a flailing startup became the world's biggest computing...
  • Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge (128GB) not up for pre-order in India; only 32GB and 64GB variants can be pre-booked 5 days ago

    New Delhi: While Samsung has announced the prices of the 128GB models of the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones, the company has not yet made them available for pre-booking in India. The new S6 phones have been listed on the company's e-store since March 23 and are available for...
  • Lava launches new 3G smartphone Iris 414 in India at Rs 4,049 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Lava Mobiles has rolled out its Iris 414 dual-SIM Android smartphone under its affordable handset range in India. The smartphone features a 4-inch TFT display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. It runs Android 4.4 KitKat OS and is powered by a 1400mAh battery. The Lava Iris...
  • Celkon Millennia Q450 with a 4.5-inch display, 5MP camera launched at Rs 4,799 in India 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: Indian mobile manufacturer Celkon Mobiles has launched its latest Millennia Q450 Android smartphone priced at Rs 4,799. The Millennia Q450 is a dual-SIM model that sports 4.5-inch display and runs on 1.3GHz quad core processor. The Android 4.4.2 KitKat smartphone includes 4GB ROM and has 4GB internal memory which is...
  • Rio Mobile launches three new Android phones in India at Rs 3399 onwards 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Rio Mobile, under its exclusive partnership with Snapdeal, has rolled out three affordable Android smartphones in India with prices starting Rs 3,399 onwards. These budget smartphones are inspired by and named after three globally renowned cities - New York, Paris and London, and do not come with pre-loaded app...
  • Microsoft Office, Skype to come pre-installed on select Android devices 6 days ago

    Washington: Microsoft unveiled partnerships with Samsung and other manufacturers to install its services including Word and Skype on devices powered by the rival Google Android system. The move is part of a push by Microsoft, which has been lagging in efforts to get Windows-powered devices in the marketplace, to deliver services...
  • Google's updated Keep service now lets you label notes, add recurring reminders 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Google's note-taking service, Keep, has received a significant update with two new features that will let you label and add recurring reminders to your notes. The web and Android-compatible service is two years old and allowed users to colour-code their notes, make checklists, and use voice actions. The...
  • Asus teases Zenfone 2 India launch; coming soon 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Asus seems to be all ready to introduce its new Zenfone 2 smartphone in India. While there is no information on the launch date yet, the company is expected to bring the phone to India in the first week of April. Asus India country manager Peter Chang in...
  • Xiaomi's rumouored 'Ferrari' smartphone specs leaked; could come with a 4.9-inch full HD display 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Xiaomi's 'Ferrari' smartphone is still to be released, but the device's specs were reportedly spotted online that delved out details of the next-gen Android handset. Noticed in the benchmark listings, the specifications hint to the device sporting a qualcomm snapdragon 615 SoC with octa-core 1.65 GHz CPU paired with...
  • With Honor 6 Plus, Honor 4X, Huawei aims to accelerate smartphone sales in India March 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Chinese handset maker Huawei today said it aims to sell two million units of its Honor range of handsets in India this year as it aims to target the "digital natives" in the country with the online-only brand. The company today unveiled two new devices under the Honor range...
  • Huawei launches Honor 6 Plus, Honor 4X at Rs 26,499, Rs 10,499 in India March 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Huawei has launched two new smartphones in India - the Honor 6 Plus and Honor 4X. The former is priced at Rs 26,499, while the latter carries a price tag of Rs 10,499. While the Honor 4X will be available for pre-order starting March 24 (from 4pm), the company...
  • Xiaomi Redmi 2 with 4.7-inch display, 8MP camera goes on sale in India at Rs 6,999 March 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Alongside Xiaomi's Mi Pad tablet, the latest Redmi 2 is also available for purchase on Flipkart for a price of Rs 6,999. The company had rolled out these two products in India earlier this month and now you can acquire them under Xiaomi's exclusive partnership with the e-commerce...
  • Mi TV 2: Xiaomi launches new 40-inch full HD Android TV at $320 March 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Xiaomi has rolled out its latest Mi TV 2 with 40" full HD LED display and Internet connectivity. The TV is the smaller variant of the 49-inch Mi TV 2 released last year. The smart TV is both an entertainment system and an Android game console. The TV measures...
  • Quick review: Motorola Moto Turbo March 24, 2015

    This month witnessed the launch of two Motorola phones in India - with one placed at the top end of the spectrum (Moto Turbo) and the other at the other end (new Moto E). While we have already got our hands on the new Moto E that is now the...
  • New SmartTalk app helps cut down on your mobile bill March 24, 2015

    London: If you have a landline phone, this app is just for you. Landline customers can make savings on their mobile phone bill with the new SmartTalk app. Launched by British telecommunications giant BT Group, the SmartTalk app allows customers to save money on their mobile phone bill by linking their...