Ios

  • Facetune image retouching app now available on Android Yesterday

    New Delhi: Facetune, a popular image editing app on iOS is now available for Android users. Lightricks, the company behind the app, says that the app "allows users to achieve the most professional-looking results without complicated or expensive software." The Facetune app is available on Google Play for Rs 190. The app...
  • A new app that turn your selfies into funny stickers; available for free on Android, iOS July 6, 2014

    Tokyo: Want to share your face with friends at various social networking sites without them losing interest in you? Try this app that turns your selfies into stickers. Developed by Japanese firm Line Corporation, which owns the popular Line instant messaging app, the "Line Selfie Sticker", combines selfies and stickers. This app...
  • Mirroring360: A new app that lets users wirelessly mirror their iPad, iPhone screens to any computer June 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Here is a new app, Mirroring360, that lets users share their iPad and iPhone screens without the need of cables or Apple TVs. Once installed, Mirroring360 acts as an Airplay receiver on your computer. You can then select it from the Airplay menu on your iPad or iPhone to...
  • LG G Watch goes on sale in India at Rs 14,999; Samsung Gear Live to come at Rs 15,900 June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: LG G Watch is the first Android Wear smartwatch to go on sale in India. Priced at Rs 14,999, the watch is available to order on the Google India Play Store. Users can pre-book a smartwatch but it will not be shipped before July 8. The G Watch, which...
  • Google Fit: Google takes on Apple's HealthKit with its new health, fitness tracking service June 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Google Inc unveiled a "Google Fit" platform on Wednesday to help users of its Android mobile software collate and keep track of health and fitness data on smartwatches and other mobile devices. Fit functions similarly to recently introduced services from Apple and Samsung. The tracking and analysis of health...
  • Android L: Google gives a peek into the next generation Android OS June 26, 2014

    New Delhi: At its annual developer's conference Google gave the world a look into what to expect from the next generation of the Android operating system. The next version of Android has been codenamed 'L', that many assume to stand for 'Lollipop'. Google has a history of naming each version...
  • Android set to invade television as Google switches on Android TV June 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Google's Android operating system is stretching beyond its usual focus on smartphones and tablets into cars, homes and smartwatches at the Internet giant's annual developer's conference. At Google I/O 2014, attended by about 6,000 developers, bloggers and journalists, the company announced Android TV, a version of its Android...
  • Google announces Android One initiative; partners with Micromax, Karbonn, Spice to launch low-cost smartphones in India June 25, 2014

    San Francisco: Google on Wednesday announced it is working on a low-cost smartphone aimed at emerging markets as part of an initiative called Android One. The Android-powered handset will be built with a basic set of features including FM radio, have a screen slightly smaller than five inches and be priced...
  • Live blog and live stream: Google I/O 2014 keynote address June 25, 2014

    Google, whose Android software reigns as the world's dominant smartphone operating system, will step up efforts to make inroads into cars, televisions and other devices at its annual developer conference this week. Follow the updates of the Google I/O 2014 keynote address on our live blog. The two-day Google I/O conference...
  • Google I/O 2014: Android 5.0, smart home gadgets, wearable devices expected to be announced at the event June 25, 2014

    San Francisco: An Android update, wearable gadgets and so-called smart home devices are just some of the innovations Google is likely to show off at its two-day developer conference, which begins Wednesday in San Francisco. In recent years, the conference has focused on smartphones and tablets, but this year Google's Android...
  • Is HTC making the next-gen Nexus tablet? June 23, 2014

    New Delhi: If an Android Police report is to be believed, HTC is working on the next-gen Nexus tablet. Codenamed the HTC Volantis (or Flounder), the tablet will measure 8.9 inches diagonally, and will come with 2GB of RAM and front-facing stereo speakers. The device is expected to come powered...
  • Job Search: LinkedIn launches new app for job seekers June 22, 2014

    Washington: If you are a job seeker and a LinkedIn user, this app may just be for you. "Whether you are actively on the hunt for a new gig or just keeping an eye out, this new app comes packed with the core LinkedIn features you have come to rely on...
  • SanDisk buys storage rival Fusion-io for $1.6 billion June 17, 2014

    New York: US computer storage company SanDisk said Monday it was buying flash memory firm Fusion-io for $1.6 billion. The deal will help SanDisk, a maker of memory cards used for computers, smartphones and other devices, to boost its flash memory capacity it Fusion-io, which provides a wide array of products...
  • Google Fit: Google developing health data service; likely to be announced later this month June 14, 2014

    San Francisco: Google Inc is developing a service that will combine information from health apps and personal fitness devices, in another competitive move against Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co, Forbes reported. The new service, to be called Google Fit, will make its debut at the Internet company's developer conference later...
  • WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum takes a dig at Apple for 'copying' features June 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Apple previewed a spate of new features in its upcoming iOS 8 software at the annual developers conference in San Francisco on Monday, and quite a few of them appeared to be borrowed or copied from existing services. The Cupertino giant appears to have lifted a few of WhatsApp...
  • Apple says has sold over 800 million iOS devices June 3, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook, opening the iPhone maker's annual developers' conference on Monday, said the iPhone maker has sold more than 800 million mobile devices. Some 130 million customers bought their first Apple mobile device in the past 12 months, Cook said. Developers converged on the Moscone Center...
  • Apple iOS 8: List of new features June 3, 2014

    Apple unveiled the new iOS 8 software for iPads, iPhones and iPod devices at its annual developers conference in San Francisco. The free updates will come this fall, though app developers get a test version starting Monday. Here is what's new in iOS 8. - In iOS 8, every...
  • Apple's iOS 8, Mac OS X Yosemite bring Macs, iPhones, iPads closer June 3, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple on Monday unveiled new operating software it hopes will create a seamless experience for users flitting between its coveted mobile devices and popular Macintosh computers. A next generation operating system called Yosemite and new iOS 8 software for iPads, iPhones and iPod devices were unveiled before 6,000 developers...
  • HealthKit: Apple's new iOS 8 fitness app will collect, analyse users' health data June 3, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple Inc took the wraps off a mobile application that can collect and analyse users' health data, part of a suite of new features outlined for its computing and mobile software, at its annual developers' conference on Monday. Called "Healthkit," it will pull together data such as blood pressure...
  • WWDC 2014: Apple announces iOS 8, OS X Yosemite; no mention of iWatch yet June 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Apple at its annual developers' conference on Monday announced the new versions of its software - iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, which run Apple's mobile devices and Mac computers, respectively. Apple's Mac operating system gets a new design and better ways to exchange files, while new features in...
  • Apple WWDC 2014 highlights: OS X Yosemite, iOS 8 June 3, 2014

    Apple's developers conference WWDC 2014 begins with the discussion about two new platforms - OSX and iOS. Here are highlights from the five-day conference that begins on Monday. - "This is a milestone year for this conference. It's the 25th year." -"We've got people from more countries than ever before," says...
  • Apple WWDC 2014 keynote live blog: iOS 8, OS X Yosemite launched June 2, 2014

    Apple's Mac operating system is getting a new design and better ways to exchange files, while the software for iPhones and iPads is getting new features for multitasking. The new mobile software, iOS 8, will sport interactive notifications, so you can respond to a message without having to leave another app....
  • Can Samsung's Tizen pose a serious challenge to Android, iOS? June 2, 2014

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co Ltd plans to launch the first smartphone based on its Tizen operating system in the third quarter, marking the company's latest bid to build up its own ecosystem and reduce reliance on Google Inc's Android. The South Korean firm on Monday said the Samsung Z, which comes...
  • Microsoft working on a smartwatch; to be compatible with iOS, Android handsets: Report May 30, 2014

    San Francisco: Microsoft plans to weigh into the wearable computing market with a smartwatch, Forbes reported Thursday. The US technology tighten tapped into talent behind its gesture-sensing Kinect accessory for Xbox video game consoles to help make a sensor-loaded smartwatch, according to Forbes. Smartwatch capabilities were said to include fitness features...
  • BreakFree: A new app that measures how addicted you are to your phone, reminds you to take breaks May 18, 2014

    Washington: An Indian couple has developed a new app to curb smartphone addiction which calculates the amount of time users spend on their phones and reminds them to take breaks. The BreakFree app measures how long you spend using apps, how often you unlock your phone and how much time...
  • mySleepButton: A new app that could help you fall asleep May 11, 2014

    Toronto: Scientists have developed a first-of-its-kind smartphone app that harnesses the power of the imagination to help users nod off. The app called mySleepButton works by preventing sleep-interfering thoughts and activating a mechanism that could help trigger sleep. It incorporates concepts from cognitive science, a multidisciplinary study of the mind...
  • Pregnancy apps for Android, iOS that help track baby, mom's progress May 8, 2014

    New York: When I became pregnant with my daughter, now 4, I didn't even own a smartphone. I did most of my pregnancy research with my desktop computer and those pregnancy books that nearly every first-time mom reads. Now, baby No. 2 is on the way and times have changed. With...
  • Here's how you can easily find apps that you actually need May 7, 2014

    Toronto: Finding new smartphone and tablet apps is getting easier, thanks to new apps designed to help people discover still more apps. Most people discover apps by searching app stores or through referrals from friends and family, according to global information and measurement company Nielsen. But critics say such marketplace searching...