Xiaomi Responds to Indian Air Force Circular Branding it a Security Threat

Xiaomi Responds to Indian Air Force Circular Branding it a Security Threat

Earlier today, a report from The Sunday Standard started making rounds on the Twitterverse citing Indian Air Force (IAF) circular branding Xiaomi a security threat. The circular was apparently sent by IAF to its personnel and their family members, warning them not to use the handsets and devices manufactured by the emerging tech giant. Xiaomi has responded by dismissing the […]

     
 
 

HTC Launches One M8 Eye with 13MP Rear Camera in India for Rs.38,990

HTC Launches One M8 Eye with 13MP Rear Camera in India for Rs.38,990

HTC has announced the variant of its flagship smartphone, dubbed the HTC One M8 Eye in India for Rs.38,990 (~$640). The One M8 Eye comes with a 13 MegaPixel rear camera instead of the ultrapixel camera on the original One M8. The phone was quietly launched in China last week, and has now made into Indian shores. As you’d expect, […]

     
 
 

Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 (2012) Will Get the Android 5.0 Lollipop, Says Google

Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 (2012) Will Get the Android 5.0 Lollipop, Says Google

Both Nexus 4 smartphone and Nexus 7 (2012) tablet will be getting the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop update unlike earlier predicted. Google had conspicuously left out both the devices from the list of devices getting the new OS. Now, that’s fixed. Last year, Google had left out Galaxy Nexus from Android 4.4 KitKat upgrade, but that was more to do […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Launched in India for Rs.58,300 (~$950)

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Launched in India for Rs.58,300 (~$950)

Samsung has launched the Galaxy Note 4 phablet in India with a price tag of Rs.61,500 (~$1000), and best price of Rs.58,300 (~$950). Surprisingly, the Samsung has launched the Snapdragon 805 variant of Galaxy note 4 in India, instead of the Exynos version as we were expecting. The phone goes on sale on October 17th, the same day as Apple […]

     
 
 

Dropbox Hacked; Over 7 Million Accounts Allegedly Compromised

Dropbox Hacked; Over 7 Million Accounts Allegedly Compromised

Before you go through the details, go to your Dropbox accounts and immediately change your passwords. It looks like there’s a massive security breach at Dropbox. A user on Reddit has linked to a posting on PasteBin (which we won’t link to) which contains over 400 usernames and passwords in plain text, with almost 7 million others pipped to follow […]

     
 
 

Redmi 1S Overheating? Xiaomi has an OTA Update to Fix it and RAM Consumption Issues

Redmi 1S Overheating? Xiaomi has an OTA Update to Fix it and RAM Consumption Issues

Xiaomi has been selling Redmi 1S in truckloads in India ever since the Chinese OEM launched the budget android smartphone back in July this year. The phone packs a great value for the price it sells for (our review here). But some users in India have been complaining about the overheating issue in Redmi 1S and RAM availability in MIUI. […]

     
 
 

Asus ZenFone 5 with PixelMaster Camera Review

Asus ZenFone 5 with PixelMaster Camera Review

Asus has done reasonably well with the new ZenFone series in India and elsewhere. In addition to pricing the phones competitively, Asus has managed to stuff in decent hardware with superior performance. More importantly, the company has struck gold with its new ZenUI which sits on top of Android. It’s been a while since we started using the ZenFone 5 […]

 
     
 
 

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro Brings Sexy Back to Windows

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro Brings Sexy Back to Windows

Windows Laptops are HOT again! Lenovo’s latest convertible ultrabook-meets-tablet packs a bunch of new features packed in a thinner and lighter shell. The Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro has top notch hardware with a sleek and sexy body which is constructed of about 800 individual pieces of steel and aluminum, with six attachment points across the display. These attachment points (or […]

     
 
 

HTC RE is Like GoPro, But For ‘Normal People’

HTC RE is Like GoPro, But For ‘Normal People’

Point & Shoot cameras are already reeling under the attack of smartphone cameras which have become a really convenient way for mobile photography. HTC thinks it has an even better way for you, and has introduced RE, an oddly looking action camera which is meant to appeal to selfie-taking teens, busy parents, and urban socialites in need of an easier […]