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The Android Order Changeth? The Moto-Asus-Xiaomi Effect

The Android Order Changeth? The Moto-Asus-Xiaomi Effect

Time flies. But when it comes to technology, it pretty much wings along at warp speed. It was barely a few months ago that many people in India felt that Sony had pulled off a pricing coup of sorts when it launched the Xperia Z2 at Rs 49,990 but bundled its SmartBand worth Rs 5,999 along with it. That was […]

 
     
 
 

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

We’re back here at Technology Personalized with the usual Android apps round-up because we know you like it so much! If you missed the one from last week, you should go ahead and have a look as you’ll find some titles as Climatology, the first Android Wear launcher, Sonic Jump Fever and some more. For this week, we’ve got some […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Mi 3: Initial Thoughts, Hands-On and Photo Gallery

Xiaomi Mi 3: Initial Thoughts, Hands-On and Photo Gallery

It is not often that we get astounded by new devices. The Xiaomi Mi 3 is therefore a bit of a rare breed. Its spec sheet puts it right alongside – and in some cases, even ahead – of the best devices in the business, such as the Samsung Galaxy S5, the HTC One M8 and the Sony Xperia Z2. […]

     
 
 

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

Yes, the moment has come for us to round-up the newest and most interesting Android apps and games from the Google Play Store. Just in case you missed the last week’s edition, go ahead and check it out. You’ll see there such titles as SoulCraft 2, Android Wear, European War 4, Archery 3D and many others. And now, without further […]

     
 
 

Five Reasons to Buy – and Not to Buy – an Android Wear Smartwatch

Five Reasons to Buy – and Not to Buy – an Android Wear Smartwatch

The Android Wear smart watches – the LG G Watch and the Samsung Gear Live are officially up for sale. But is it time to invest in one? We make the case for and against them. Yes, go ahead and buy one! 1. They run the official Android Wear OS Yes, we have had smartwatches which ran Android before but […]

     
 
 

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 […]

     
 
 

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.┬áThe 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. […]

     
 
 

Hands on With the Flipkart Digiflip Pro Tablet

Hands on With the Flipkart Digiflip Pro Tablet

Indian e-commerce giant, Flipkart has got a tablet of its own now, the rather quaintly named Digiflip Pro XT 712. We spent a bit of time with the tablet and here are our extremely initial impressions (we are waiting for a review unit at the time this was written). On first glance, the Digiflip Pro XT 712 looks pretty routine, […]

     
 
 

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 […]