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  • Roomates stab each other, steal car over Android, iPhone debate 19 hours 4 minutes ago

    New Delhi: A heated debate over whose smartphone was better landed two roommates behind the bars in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The roommates, Jiro oMendez and Elias Ecevo allegedly stabbed each other as they argued over whether Android smartphones were better than Apple iPhones. On April 17, the local police received reports of...
  • Anti-gravity iPhone 6 case now comes to Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge 21 hours 17 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The incredible gravity defying case for the Apple iPhone 6 is now being extended to include Samsung S6 and S6 Edge phones. The Zero G case, currently seeking funding on Kickstarter, sticks to tables or even vertical surfaces as it is made of a material that replicates suction cup...
  • This new iPhone 6 case is anti-gravity 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A new case for Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus does more than just protecting the precious Apple smartphones from accidental drops. It can defy gravity! The Zero G case, currently seeking funding on Kickstarter, sticks to tables or even vertical surfaces as it is made of a...
  • Huawei launches 5.2-inch P8, 6.8-inch P8 Max octa-core phones to take on Samsung Galaxy S6 and iPhone 6 2 days ago

    London: China's Huawei unveiled its flagship P8 and P8 Max smartphones on Wednesday, devices that stack up against the latest models from Samsung and Apple in technical specifications if not marketing budget. The P8, which runs Google's Android operating system, has a 5.2 inch display screen -- slightly larger than the...
  • Star Tech: Here's why former Kiwi all-rounder Chris Harris stays away from Facebook and Twitter April 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Former New Zealand cricketer loves to be tagged an Apple fanboy and uses an iPhone 6 and an iPad Air. Chris finds the two gadgets "great tools" as they come handy for him. "I can look up for statistics on my iPad Air while commentating. Also my iPad helps...
  • Twitter's new Quote Tweet feature lets users 'retweet with comments' April 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Twitter has now officially rolled a long missing feature. The newly added Quote Tweet ability lets users add their own comments in a separate box while retweeting a tweet. As you click on the retweet button, a pop-up will appear with a Quote Tweet option. Clicking on it will...
  • Bendgate 2? Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge as bendable as Apple iPhone 6 Plus, also more likely to crack April 6, 2015

    New Delhi: According to a new SquareTrade video, the new Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is as likely to bend under pressure as the Apple iPhone 6 Plus. Soon after the launch of the iPhone 6 Plus last year, some buyers discovered their phones can bend when placed in back pockets....
  • Microsoft brings document-scanning app Office Lens to iPhones, Android; turns your phone into a scanner April 3, 2015

    Seattle: Microsoft said it is bringing one of its most popular apps, which lets people take photos of a document and turn it into a editable file, to Apple's iPhone and Google's Android. The app, called Office Lens, is already available on phones running Windows, but has had little exposure given...
  • Is Apple working on a 4-inch iPhone 6C? Leaked images suggest so March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: In what looks like a take from iPhone 5C's non-metal housing, latest image leaks point to the tech giant developing a similar iPhone 6C model after its latest iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones. The images, spotted on Future Supplier, show the rear housing of a purported...
  • Love for selfies landed an iPhone thief in soup. Here's how March 28, 2015

    New York: It was the love for selfies that landed an iPhone thief in soup in Denver. The thief started taking pictures of herself on the stolen phone, but the pictures were automatically getting uploaded to the owner's Facebook page, according to a USA Today report. The thief's non-stop self-portraits had...
  • Sponsored: Camera testing - Huawei Honor 6 Plus March 27, 2015

    We put the camera of new Huawei Honor 6 Plus phone up against an iPhone 6 Plus as well as a DSLR camera.Honor's new range of smartphones focus on giving the user best in class camera technology. The phone houses a camera with super max aperture F 0.95 which coupled...
  • WhatsApp voice calling coming to iPhones in 'a couple of weeks': Co-founder Brian Acton March 27, 2015

    New Delhi: In what could be good news for iPhone users, WhatsApp is planning to soon roll out its free voice calling feature for iOS. WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton, at the Facebook f8 conference, said that the company will launch the voice calling feature for iOS devices in a couple...
  • New camera technology in next iPhone could help you capture even richer colours March 26, 2015

    New Delhi: Apple has been granted a patent for a new camera technology that will use light-splitting cube to provide improved image quality. This new technology could potentially be incorporated in Apple's next iPhone. The patent states that the new camera will feature three separate imaging sensors and each of them...
  • Apple plans to let users exchange older iPhones for new devices at stores in China March 26, 2015

    Bengaluru: Apple plans to introduce a trade-in program for iPhones in China in association with the Foxconn Technology Group, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the effort. Under the program, consumers will be able to exchange older iPhones at Apple stores in China for credit against the company's products starting March...
  • 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...
  • Sponsored: Camera testing on the yet-to-be-announced Huawei Honor 6 Plus March 20, 2015

    We put the camera of the yet to be unveiled Huawei Honor 6 Plus phone up against an iPhone 6 Plus as well as a DSLR camera.Honor's new range of smartphones focus on giving the user best in class camera technology. The phone houses a camera with super max aperture...
  • Nearly 40 per cent of iPhone owners interested in buying Apple Watch: Survey March 19, 2015

    San Francisco: About 40 per cent of adult Apple iPhone owners in the United States are interested in buying the company's new Apple Watch, according to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll. The high-tech smartwatch, which will range in price from $350 to $17,000 for an 18-karat gold model, is Apple's first major...
  • LG G Flex 2: LG launches successor to its curved-screen G Flex smartphone at Rs 55,000 In India March 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Over two months after it was globally unveiled, LG has launched the successor to the curved-screen G Flex smartphone in India at a price of Rs 55,000. The phone will be available in India in two colours - Platinum Silver and Flamenco Red, and start selling in the...
  • Apple's new trade-in programme could let you swap your old Android phone for a shiny new iPhone March 18, 2015

    London: Are you an Android user and fancy owning an iPhone 6? You could have an added incentive to do so, if Apple extends its trade-in programme to accept rival smartphones, according to media reports on Tuesday. The company is planning to offer in-store credit for Android users turning in their...
  • Apple in talks to launch online TV service; expected to be announced in June: Report March 17, 2015

    Bengaluru: Apple's much-hinted-at TV service may soon become a reality as the iPhone maker is in talks with programmers to offer a slimmed-down bundle of TV networks this fall, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The service would have about 25 channels, anchored by broadcasters such...
  • Google Calendar app comes to the iPhone March 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Google has finally extended its Calendar app to the iPhone much to the relief of those who loved the app but were reluctant to switch the interface. The Google Calendar app provides Android-like Schedule View- that makes the calendar easy to scan; Gmail events- that turns emails into Calendar...
  • With ResearchKit, Apple aims to help researchers gather health information from users' iPhones March 10, 2015

    San Francisco: Apple on Monday unveiled an initiative to help researchers tackle some of the world's most critical medical conditions by gathering data from willing iPhone users. The plan will use, on a voluntary basis, data from medical tracking apps to aid research on asthma, breast cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes and...
  • Will the Apple Watch be as revolutionary as iPod, iPhone and iPad? March 9, 2015

    San Francisco: Apple's hotly-anticipated smartwatch is expected to debut Monday as the trend-setting firm sets out to make stylish wrist-worn computers must-have accessories for modern lifestyles. Industry trackers say Apple Watch will star at a media event being held at the same San Francisco theater where the California tech giant introduced...
  • Apple's next-gen 'iPhone 6s' rumoured to come with edge-to-edge display, 2GB RAM March 7, 2015

    New Delhi: The rumour mill is abuzz with which next-gen iPhone will Apple come out with; whether the next flagship device will be called an iPhone 6s, iPhone 6c or iPhone 7, and if it will have dramatic design updates. The first thing that would leave anyone wondering is the name...
  • Amazon to bring its premium mobile games to iPhones, iPads March 7, 2015

    New Delhi: Amazon has announced that it is bringing its premium games to Apple and Fire devices, which include four different Amazon Game Studios titles. The games include the horror game Lost Within, colorful sci-fi adventure Tales From Deep Space, the haunted adventure game Til Morning's Light, and the arcade game...
  • Apple iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus get costlier in India; prices go up by Rs 2,500 March 7, 2015

    New Delhi: After India's finance minister, Arun Jaitley, announced in the budget an increase in excise duty on mobile phones imported in the country, tech giant Apple has decided to increase the retail price of its flagship smartphones. A more than double increase in the excise duty, from the earlier...
  • Weekend Reading List: From abandoning Photoshop to walls that splash pee right back at you March 6, 2015

    This Holi weekend is one of those many long weekends this year that so many look forward to. And if you want to squeeze in some reading amidst the fun and frolic, this list should come in handy. Abandoning Photoshop: Photoshop has been around for 25 years now but then it...
  • This guy recreates famous movie scenes with an iPhone and they are unbelievably cool March 5, 2015

    Everyone has hobbies and some of them turn out to be amazing and unique. Instagram uses FrancoisDourlen has a unique hobby like that.He recreates famous movie scenes with his iPhone and they are amazing. Star Wars, Pirates of the Caribbean, Lord of the Rings and so many more. And each...
  • Apple could let you turn your iPhone into a virtual reality headset display February 18, 2015

    San Francisco: Apple on Tuesday was awarded a patent on a headset that could let iPhones be part of augmented or virtual reality displays. The patent titled "Head Mounted Display Apparatus For Retaining A Portable Electronic Device With Display" depicts a large eyeglass-style frame into which a smartphone could be seated. A...
  • Apple enables two-step authentication for iMessages, FaceTime February 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Pepping up the level of security in its devices, Apple has enabled two-step authentication for signing in to its messaging apps on iPhone, iPad or Mac. Although the security feature was added to Apple's iTunes and iCloud accounts in March 2013, but the same protection has now been extended...