Sony Announces the Xperia C3, a Smartphone for Selfie Addicts

Sony Announces the Xperia C3, a Smartphone for Selfie Addicts    

A short while ago, we compiled a list with some of the best selfie smartphones, and what at the time seemed like a niche trend, it’s now apparently picking up. Sony wants to bank on that and it has officially introduced the Xperia C3 smartphone, even calling it the “world’s best smartphone for selfies”. The new smartphone comes with a 5-megapixel wide-angle camera on […]

     
 
 

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

It’s that time when we get down and review the best new Android apps that have made their way into the Play Store. Do check out the previous edition which, because of a certain glitch, didn’t get featured on our homepage. This time, we’ve got a lot of interesting new apps and games for your Android smartphone and tablet, so […]

     
 
 

HP Announces the new Pavilion and Envy Series of Laptops in India

HP Announces the new Pavilion and Envy Series of Laptops in India

Hewlett-Packard has unveiled its latest range of consumer notebooks and touch convertible PCs for Indian consumers, joined by a variety of colorful accessories. The new devices are the HP Pavilion Notebook Series, Pavilion x360, Pavilion 23 All-in-One and the HP Envy 15 notebook. HP Pavilion x360 We’ve seen the HP Pavilion x360 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, but it has been launched only […]

     
 
 

Early Tests Point Toward Big Battery Improvements in Android L

Early Tests Point Toward Big Battery Improvements in Android L

As we were telling you a few days ago, the next Android version is said to come with serious improvements to the battery life. And now, according to some early tests coming from ArsTechnica, it seems that this is indeed turning into reality. The single viable solution to address problems with the battery life was to increase the amount of mAh, […]

     
 
 

Samsung Launches the Galaxy S5 Mini: 4.5 inch, 1.4 GHz, 1.5GB of RAM, 8MP camera

Samsung Launches the Galaxy S5 Mini: 4.5 inch, 1.4 GHz, 1.5GB of RAM, 8MP camera

We’ve seen Samsung launch the much-awaited Galaxy S5 at the Mobile World Congress this year and today the company has announced its smaller brother – the Galaxy S5 Mini. Unfortunately, the slightly smaller smartphone also comes with dumbed down tech specs. As a matter of fact, lately, more OEMs are releasing Mini versions of their flagship smartphone with lower specs. […]

     
 
 

Google to Close Down Social Networking Dinosaur, Orkut, this September

Google to Close Down Social Networking Dinosaur, Orkut, this September

Social networking website Orkut was created ten years ago and represented Google’s first effort into social networking. And now, it seems that Google is going to shut down the service, as it has announced this is going to take place on September 30, this year. Here’s what Google said on its official blog: We will shut down Orkut on September 30, 2014. Until then, there […]

     
 
 

First Big Look at Android Wear: Most Important Features

First Big Look at Android Wear: Most Important Features

At the Google I/O Conference which kickstarted today, we’ve seen Sundar Pichai and his team announce Android One, details on the next Android version but also the first big look at Android Wear. We know from March that there are going to be at least two new smartwatches released on the market with Android Wear – LG G Watch and […]

 
     
 
 

Android One: Cheap Nexus Like Smartphones with Direct Updates for Less than $100

Android One: Cheap Nexus Like Smartphones with Direct Updates for Less than $100

At the Google I/O Conference that has started a few minutes ago, Sundar Pichai, who oversees Android, Chrome and Google Apps, has announced a new initiative called “Android One“. This is one announcement we didn’t see coming, so it’s nice to see such surprises. The Android One represents cheap Nexus-like smartphones designed for developing markets that uses stock Android. With the use of Google Play, OEMs […]

     
 
 

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

After a short break caused by a medical problem, we’re back with our usual weekly selection of the best new Android apps that have made their way on the Google Play Store. Because of the short absence, I’m sure that you are looking forward to downloading some new apps and games on your Android smartphones and tablets. And don’t you […]

     
 
 

Nokia’s X2 Android is Here, Fills up the Hardware Gap Left by the Original Nokia X

Nokia’s X2 Android is Here, Fills up the Hardware Gap Left by the Original Nokia X

The Nokia X2 has finally been made official and improves upon the original Nokia X with hardware and software innovations. While the device is almost identical in appearance to the original Android-based Nokia X, it comes with a slightly bigger 4.3-inch display, compared to the 4.0-inch one on the original Nokia X. There’s now 1GB of RAM, and a faster 1.2GHz dual-core Snapdragon […]