After Vodafone-Idea Merger, Airtel Decides to Acquire Norway’s Telenor India

After Vodafone-Idea Merger, Airtel Decides to Acquire Norway’s Telenor India

Norwegian telecom operator Telenor has eventually decided to sell off its India business to Bharati Airtel group. Industry analysts speculate that the move may been triggered by the market dominance of Reliance Jio, which now boasts of a customer base of around 100 million active users. The Bharati Airtel’s acquisition of Telenor India comes soon after the news broke out […]

     
 
 

Samsung Unveils 10nm FinFET Based Exynos 9 Series 8895 Processor

Samsung Unveils 10nm FinFET Based Exynos 9 Series 8895 Processor

Samsung has now officially announced the long rumored Exynos 9 Series 8895 processor. It is the same processor that’s expected to find its place in the heart of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. The Premium Exynos 9 Series 8895 proccesor comes with a significant upgrade over last year’s Exynos 8890. It is built on a new 10nm FinFET […]

     
 
 

Monitor Battery of Your Bluetooth Devices on Android with BatOn

Monitor Battery of Your Bluetooth Devices on Android with BatOn

One of the few features I’ve always wanted Google to borrow from Apple’s iOS had been the native ability to track battery levels of Bluetooth devices. While some OEMs have begun to include this in their custom skins (as they continue chase iOS’ features), stock Android has always lacked this utility. Fortunately, a new app has popped up in the […]

     
 
 

Yes, Prime Member: What Reliance Jio’s Rs 303 Plan Could Mean!

Yes, Prime Member: What Reliance Jio’s Rs 303 Plan Could Mean!

There’s no doubt that Jio has come a long way since its launch on September 5th, barring certain long distance calling issues with Airtel. POI issues are now all but over. The network has started getting back at least some of its speed (which it had seemed to have lost) when the daily data cap was revised from 4 GB […]

 
     
 
 

5 Things You Need to Know About Skype Lite

5 Things You Need to Know About Skype Lite    

At the Future Decoded Event being held in Mumbai, India, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has launched a lite version of the popular chatting and video calling app, Skype. Microsoft is calling it the Skype Lite. As you might have guessed, it is primarily targeted at users living in areas with patchy network connectivity. The Skype Lite will be initially available […]

     
 
 

LG K10 (2017) with Android Nougat Launched in India at Rs 13,990

LG K10 (2017) with Android Nougat Launched in India at Rs 13,990

LG has extended its budget smartphone lineup in India with the launch of the 2017 edition of LG K10 which was originally announced back in December. The “Made in India” handset features a dedicated panic button, pressing which will dial up the national emergency number, 112. The LG K10 will be available at a price of Rs 13,990 via retail […]

     
 
 

Jide’s new Mobile OS Turns Android Phones into Dockable Computers

Jide’s new Mobile OS Turns Android Phones into Dockable Computers

For the past few years, companies have attempted to turn smartphones into the ultimate computing device anyone can own. Whether it’s Microsoft’s Continuum for Windows 10 or Canonical’s Convergence feature on Ubuntu, these efforts have largely gone futile due to the lack of sufficient users on their respective platforms. However, Jide, the company known for designing desktop counterparts of Android, […]

     
 
 

Dear Facebook, Please Stop Ruining WhatsApp

Dear Facebook, Please Stop Ruining WhatsApp

It’s been eight years since WhatsApp was first launched. The messaging leader, which is considered as the true “SMS killer”, has gone through several iterations, and managed to enroll over a Billion people. That’s more than what most social networks have ever accounted for in their lifetime and marginally less than its parent company, Facebook. However, WhatsApp didn’t lose any […]