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 […]

     
 
 

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 […]

 
     
 
 

8 Things You Need to Know About Reliance Jio’s new Prime Membership

8 Things You Need to Know About Reliance Jio’s new Prime Membership

Along with a series of statistics about Jio’s usage in the past six months, and the announcement of finally ending the free data offer, Mukesh Ambani also announced a new offer primarily for the existing customers – Jio Prime Membership. The package will essentially, allow subscribers to benefit from the “Happy New Year offer” for an additional year, i.e. till […]

 
     
 
 

Reliance Jio to End Free Data Offer on March 31 as it Reaches the 100 Million Subscribers Mark

Reliance Jio to End Free Data Offer on March 31 as it Reaches the 100 Million Subscribers Mark

Mukesh Ambani has finally decided to terminate the free services Jio has been offering for the past six months. At a press conference today, Reliance has announced that Jio’s tariff plans will be live starting from April 1st, meaning the complementary period will continue throughout March as planned. Under each plan, though, domestic calls will be entirely free of cost […]

     
 
 

WhatsApp Reinvents Text Statuses with Snapchat-Inspired Stories

WhatsApp Reinvents Text Statuses with Snapchat-Inspired Stories

Facebook continues its trial for stealing Snapchat’s user base by bringing the “Stories” feature to its fourth platform, WhatsApp. As a “gift” to its billion-plus users on the messaging platform’s eight anniversary, WhatsApp has redesigned the rusty old text status and has brought the ability to post ephemeral posts. The feature will begin to rollout for Android, iOS, and surprisingly, […]

     
 
 

Apple’s WWDC is Happening on June 5th; Comes Back to San Jose After 15 Years

Apple’s WWDC is Happening on June 5th; Comes Back to San Jose After 15 Years

Apple will be showcasing the next versions of its platforms this year on June 5th at their 28th annual Worldwide Developer Conference, WWDC. Although, the biggest change this time is the location which is moved over to San Jose, closer to the company’s corporate campus in Cupertino, instead of San Francisco. The event will be held the week of June […]

     
 
 

Use AI to Fix Your Selfies with FaceApp [Android/iOS]

Use AI to Fix Your Selfies with FaceApp [Android/iOS]

Developers have been extensively employing artificially intelligent algorithms in their mobile apps lately. Subsequently, we’ve been blessed with a series of unique applications such as Prisma or Switftkey keyboard. Now, FaceApp – the app that uses AI to fix your expressions in selfies and became popular ever since its iOS debut a couple of days back, has arrived for Android. […]

     
 
 

Okay Google, Can You Stop Being Late at Everything?

Okay Google, Can You Stop Being Late at Everything?

Google has been the most eventful technology company in the past year. Autonomous cars, smartphones, home devices, you name it, chances are Google had a place there. While the majority of these products were received well by the industry, this haphazard need to ascend every field has led to a common feature which I think is now adversely impacting their […]