News Updates

LeEco sells over one million smartphones in India

Chinese technology conglomerate LeEco has joined Make in India program with the launch of its first local manufacturing plant in the country. Located in Greater Noida, the state-of-the-art manufacturing facility was inaugurated by IT and Electronics Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. The company also revealed that it has also crossed the one million sales volume for […]

Mobile Updates

Samsung Galaxy A (2016) Smartphones Get New TouchWiz Themes

Samsung has launched new TouchWiz themes for the second-generation Galaxy A-Series smartphones. At present, there are 11 TouchWiz themes available for the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016), Galaxy A5 (2016), Galaxy A7 (2016), and Galaxy A9 smartphones. Sammobile reports that the new themes are exclusive to the new Galaxy A (2016) series. Notably, the South Korean […]

Mobile Updates

LG K4, K5, K8 Revealed as Next K-Series Smartphones by Company

LG on Tuesday revealed the complete lineup of its recently introduced K-Series smartphones. The company on its Facebook page mentioned some new models that will launch in the future. LG last week at CES 2016 already launched its K10 and K7 smartphones. The LG Mobile Facebook post features an image of the LG K4, LG […]

Internet

Internet of Things Growing Bigger in Consumers’ Lives

The impact of the Internet of Things (IoT) on consumers’ lives and corporate business models is rapidly increasing and by 2020, more than half of major new business processes will incorporate some element of the IoT, research company Gartner has predicted. “This is possible due to the cost of ‘instrumenting’ physical things with sensors and […]

Internet

Why Netflix when we can download: Only 23 percent Indians show inclination to pay for video streaming

Vuclip, a mobile video on demand (VOD) service for emerging markets, has released its Global Video Insights Report for the year 2015, comparing developing markets such as India with developed markets in terms video consumption behaviour of users. The insights are a result of an online survey of 4600 users across six developing (India, Malaysia, […]

Mobile Updates

Take it easy! Motorola will not kill smaller Moto E or Moto G smartphones

A few days ago,  Lenovo chief Chen Xudong made a few announcement regarding Motorola which seem to have been ‘misunderstood’. Even though reports claimed that Moto G and Moto E were to be discontinued, a Motorola representative has reportedly said, “Although we are simplifying the combined Motorola and [Lenovo] portfolio, we have no plans to retire Moto G, our […]

Computer

How to use Pushbullet to become a notifications guru

With our world getting more dependent on smartphones, it was only a matter of time before an application came around that would have the ability to transfer mobile notifications to the desktop. Pushbullet does this and more, with the ability to send and receive notifications from virtually any device as well as use the app […]

Windows Mobile

Windows 10 Mobile Now Running on Over a Million Smartphones

Last week, Microsoft revealed that its latest Windows OS version, Windows 10 is now running on 200 million devices. According to the firm, this was the fastest adoption rate of any of its operating systems as the OS launched five months ago. The Redmond-based tech giant however, did not breakdown the numbers device-by-device. Now it […]

Mobile Updates

Xiaomi $46 Billion Valuation Questioned After Missing 2015 Sales Target

China’s Xiaomi raised whopping amount of over $1 billion (roughly Rs. 6,321 crores) in a round of funding back in 2014. The funding also helped the company to raise its valuation to around $46 billion(roughly Rs. 2,84,454 crores). A latest report however claims that Xiaomi is now under pressure as it missed its sales target […]

Gadgets

Lithium-Ion Batteries That Don’t Explode? Stanford Researchers Have an Answer

The future iterations of lithium-ion battery could be significantly better at handling overheating issues. Stanford researchers have developed a lithium-ion battery that automatically shuts down before overheating and restarts when it has cooled off to a specified temperature range. The advancement could solve one of the biggest shortcomings in the lithium-ion battery. The lithium-ion have […]