Ios

  • Apple's HealthKit gets bitten by a bug before iOS 8 launch 3 hours 33 minutes ago

    Apple said a bug in its HealthKit health and fitness application platform prevented its release along with the launch of its iOS 8 operating system for iPhones and iPads. HealthKit gathers data such as blood pressure and weight from various health apps on Apple devices, and can be viewed by doctors...
  • The top iPhone and iPad apps on the Apple App Store 22 hours 39 minutes ago

    App Store Official Charts for the week ending September 15, 2014: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft - Pocket Edition, Mojang 2. Five Nights at Freddy's, Scott Cawthon 3. Goblin Sword, Eleftherios Christodoulatos 4. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 5. Afterlight, Afterlight Collective, Inc 6. Sleep Cycle alarm clock, Northcube AB 7. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 8. 7 Minute...
  • Apple iOS 8 for iPhones, iPads officially rolls out today 23 hours 29 minutes ago

    San Francisco New-generation Apple software for powering its coveted mobile devices is set for release on Wednesday, two days ahead of the arrival of its latest iPhones. The iOS 8 mobile operating system will be available free for download to many iPhone and iPad models and will be pre-installed on iPhone...
  • Coffee app turns job search into a social experience 2 days ago

    Washington: Two Boston University graduates have developed a new smartphone app to turn job hunting into a thrilling social experience. The app called Coffee helps people build a social network quickly. Once the users sign in and enter information about them, the app automatically shows share them with other like-minded users. Using the...
  • Happyness app tracks what makes you truly happy 2 days ago

    Washington: Do you think the smartphone is a source of undue stress? Try this app created by three students at the University of California-Berkeley that claims to make them a source of goodness. The Happyness app is marketed as a tool to help you focus on what truly matters in life. By...
  • Apple iOS 8 to be available from September 17: Here's what new in the updated iPhone, iPad software 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Apple's mobile operating system iOS 8 which has been in the works for some time will be made available on September 17. The new platform is a free software update for iPhones and iPads and will support features such as Apple's Health app that monitors health and fitness,...
  • Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus: Price, India availability, specifications 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Apple on Tuesday took the wraps off the larger 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus. The new iPhones won't just have bigger screens, but will have a new, horizontal viewing mode to take advantage of the larger display. Both the phones will be available in Silver,...
  • Apple's new mobile payment service Pay allows users to pay for items in stores with their iPhones 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Apple at its event on Tuesday introduced a new mobile payments service dubbed Apple Pay. Each phone will come equipped with its new payments service, which launches in the United States next month and allows users to pay for items in stores with their phones instead of physically...
  • Apple unveils 4.7-inch iPhone 6, 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus; coming to India on October 17 1 week ago

    Update: Apple India has changed the availability date of its new iPhones on the iPhone page from September 26 to October 17. New Delhi: Apple has launched two new iPhones - the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus - which won't just have bigger screens, but will have a new, horizontal...
  • Apple Watch: Apple finally launches its much-awaited smartwatch at $349; to go on sale early next year 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Apple unveiled its long-anticipated smartwatch on Tuesday, venturing into its first new market in several years with a wearable device tethered to the iPhone that will combine health and fitness tracking with communications. It's called the Apple Watch, rather than the iWatch that many people had been speculating. The...
  • iWatch, iPhone 6: Apple all set to reveal its next big thing September 9, 2014

    San Francisco: Apple is poised to reveal its next big thing on Tuesday in a crucial attempt to prove its technological tastemakers still have the power to mesmerise the masses. The trend-setting company is expected to rouse the still-slumbering market for wearable computers with a smartwatch or bracelet equipped to monitor...
  • Hyperlapse: Instagram launches a new app that lets you capture smooth time-lapse videos - even while in motion August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Instagram has launched a new app - Hyperlapse - that lets users capture high-quality time lapse videos even while in motion. Traditionally, time-lapse videos depend on holding your phone or camera still while you film. Hyperlapse from Instagram features built-in stabilisation technology that lets you create moving, handheld...
  • Noke: The world's first Bluetooth padlock turns your phone into a key August 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Here comes a solution that may put an end to your frustration of losing keys or forgetting combinations. Noke (pronounced as "No Key") is claimed to be the world's first Bluetooth padlock that doesn't require any key to be unlocked. This hi-tech padlock uses the wireless Bluetooth technology....
  • Twitter testing a new feature that defines hashtags August 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Twitter reportedly is experimenting with a new feature that would make it easier for users to use hashtags in their tweets. According to The Wall Street Journal, the new feature adds an expanded label to some hashtags. For instance, search for #tbt and the results will appear with...
  • HP working on a luxury smartwatch; to be compatible with Android, iOS August 3, 2014

    New Delhi: HP is association with Gilt is working on a smartwatch, which will reportedly be compatible with Android and iOS. American designer Michael Bastian will take care of the design. The watch will feature a circular, 44mm stainless steel case and swappable bands that will come in a range...
  • Android's smartphone market share grows to 85%, iPhone falls to 11.9% August 1, 2014

    Washington: Smartphones powered by the Android operating system captured 85 per cent of the worldwide market in the second quarter, threatening to marginalise rival platforms, a new survey shows. Strategy Analytics said overall smartphone shipments were up 27 per cent from a year ago to 295 million, with most of the...
  • Major security flaw puts 90% of all smartphones at risk of password theft, stolen data August 1, 2014

    Vienna: Security researchers have revealed two separate threats this week they say could put up to 90 per cent of the world's 2 billion plus smartphones at risk of password theft, stolen data and in some cases let hackers take full control of devices. One vulnerability involves flaws in the way...
  • Facetune image retouching app now available on Android July 24, 2014

    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...