Truecaller’s Truemessenger Helps You Get Rid of Spam SMS, But Has a Privacy Problem

Truecaller’s Truemessenger Helps You Get Rid of Spam SMS, But Has a Privacy Problem    

Truecaller is the world’s largest mobile phone ‘community’ for mobiles, with around 150 million members worldwide. The company is known for its caller-ID app which essentially allows you to see who is calling even if you don’t have their number in your phonebook and also to block unwanted calls from spam callers. Now the Swedish company is making use of its huge […]

     
 
 

Sony Will Never Sell or Exit From Smartphone Business, Says CEO Hiroki Totoki

Sony Will Never Sell or Exit From Smartphone Business, Says CEO Hiroki Totoki

There has been a lot of talk around Sony’s mobile business. The Japanese technology conglomerate hasn’t been able to make much money from selling its smartphones, which is why it didn’t surprise us earlier this year Sony Mobile CEO Hiroki Totoki noted that the team had been contemplating on whether they should shut down the mobile division. He had later […]

     
 
 

Here’s Why You Should Ditch Google Search for DuckDuckGo

Here’s Why You Should Ditch Google Search for DuckDuckGo

Around 2 months back, I switched the default search engine on Chrome on my MacBook Pro to DuckDuckGo. It was the first time I had done this – ever. And I’m not going back. I didn’t do it because DuckDuckGo has a superior privacy policy (they do), or because I hate Google (I don’t). I did it simply because when […]

 
     
 
 

Google Further Expands Android One Project, Launches QMobile A1 in Pakistan

Google Further Expands Android One Project, Launches QMobile A1 in Pakistan

After India (the initial launch place), Indonesia, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Turkey, and Philippines, Google is adding one more nation to its slowly growing Android One territory. The Android-maker today launched the new QMobile A1 in Pakistan. Android One, for those who don’t recall, is Google’s ambitious plan to improve the user experience in the low echelon segment. Announced at the I/O […]

     
 
 

Review: LG G4 – Not Flawless, But Still a Fantastic Flagship

Review: LG G4 – Not Flawless, But Still a Fantastic Flagship    

LG’s G series has always been compared with Samsung’s Galaxy S series. And while the first G device, the Optimus G did not exactly match Galaxy SIII, subsequent devices under the G series has been good for LG. The G2 saw it emerge as a credible challenger to Samsung’s Android supremacy, and the G3 kind of consolidated its position in […]

     
 
 

Intel Compute Stick is Now Available in India for Rs. 9,999 via Flipkart

Intel Compute Stick is Now Available in India for Rs. 9,999 via Flipkart

Earlier this year, Intel announced the PC-on-a-stick, called Intel Compute Stick for $149, and six months since, has brought the device to Indian shores as well. The Intel Compute Stick will cost Rs.9,999 and will be sold via Flipkart and Intel’s own retail stores across the country. The Compute Stick will ship with either Windows 8.1 Bing or Linux pre-installed […]

     
 
 

Best Software and Apps for Watching Over Your Plants

Best Software and Apps for Watching Over Your Plants

Gardening teaches us how to deal with one of the most pressing questions of all times – How much is enough? All gardeners out there try to find out how much water, sunlight, humidity and care are enough for each type of plant. And while each one of them is different, those who watch over a bunch of plants know […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Redmi 2 Price Dropped to Rs. 5999 in India [Updated]

Xiaomi Redmi 2 Price Dropped to Rs. 5999 in India [Updated]

In just five years, Xiaomi has worked its way up to find a spot among the tentpole smartphone manufacturers. The Chinese technology conglomerate has managed to pull it off by strictly sticking to two strategies. First up, sell good, durable product with best-in-line specs possible at a ridiculously cheap price point. Second, slash their price even further after a few […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Mi Band 1S With Heart Beat Tracker Spotted on Certification Website, Hints at an Imminent Launch

Xiaomi Mi Band 1S With Heart Beat Tracker Spotted on Certification Website, Hints at an Imminent Launch

Xiaomi is seemingly prepping to launch a new fitness tracker device. The successor to the Mi Band recently stopped by a Taiwanese certification website, hinting at an imminent launch. The new activity tracker, which is expected to carry a low price tag as well was spotted on Taiwan’s National Communications Commission recently. The listing reveals that the new health tracker […]