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Portrait Mode on the iPhone 7 Plus: Not Perfect, but Fascinating

Portrait Mode on the iPhone 7 Plus: Not Perfect, but Fascinating

iPhone users got a new update today, taking their version of iOS to 10.1. While the update did come with its normal quota of bug fixes and the like, its biggest highlight was a feature it brought only to the iPhone 7 Plus – the much-talked-of ‘Portrait’ mode. In essence, as its name indicates, it is designed to help you […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro with 6 inch FHD Display and 6GB RAM Launched at $473

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro with 6 inch FHD Display and 6GB RAM Launched at $473

Samsung has now launched their latest offering for the Chinese market in the form of their Galaxy C9 Pro. Incidentally, this is the first device from the Korean electronics firm that comes with a 6GB RAM on the inside. The upper mid-range smartphone is now available for sale on JD.com in two colour options – Rose Gold and Gold at […]

     
 
 

LeEco Le S3 with 5.5 inch Display and Snapdragon 652 Launched in the US at $149

LeEco Le S3 with 5.5 inch Display and Snapdragon 652 Launched in the US at $149

LeEco has eventually forayed into the US market with their Le Pro 3 and Le S3 smartphones alongside a number of other products including Le Super4 TVs, LeVR Headset, LeBike and finally LeSee Pro. The high-flying Chinese firm is one of the biggest content providers in its homeland and is often referred to as ‘Netflix of China’. In the recent […]

     
 
 

LeEco Debuts in US with Snapdragon 821 Powered Le Pro3 Priced at $299

LeEco Debuts in US with Snapdragon 821 Powered Le Pro3 Priced at $299

Apart from the LeEco Le S3, the company has launched their latest flagship smartphone dubbed the Le Pro3 in the USA. Incidentally, the Chinese firm has now announced their smartphone in North America even before introducing it in India. And it goes without saying that it’s set to be the start of the show for the company in the States, […]

     
 
 

This Rotating Frame will Rotate for Every Change in Picture Orientation

This Rotating Frame will Rotate for Every Change in Picture Orientation

Viewing photos in frames becomes a bit of messy affair since the frames are usually landscape-only. This shortcoming frustrated a man so much so that he built his own rotating frame out of a 27’’ LCD TV. Yes, the rather ingenious frame rotates itself as and when it detects a change in the picture orientation.   The rotating frame comes […]

     
 
 

Google Daydream VR Keyboard app is now Available on Play Store

Google Daydream VR Keyboard app is now Available on Play Store

Google’s Pixel phones stole the show during its recent event but one could simply not ignore the impending Daydream View VR headset which is expected to work in tandem with the Daydream-ready smartphones. Priced at $79 the View VR is expected to be laced with loads of content. Google has taken the VR push to the next level by introducing […]

     
 
 

Google Phone 5.1 Comes with Revamped UI Including Swipe up to Answer

Google Phone 5.1 Comes with Revamped UI Including Swipe up to Answer    

The Pixel phones have been garnering a lot of attention for the Google Assistant integration and the new UI which is currently exclusive to the Pixel phones. The folks at Android Police have been tearing down the applications from the Pixel dump system and one of them is the new Google Phone 5.1 app. Just like the other apks the […]

     
 
 

Android Nougat 7.1: The 5 New Features to Look Forward to

Android Nougat 7.1: The 5 New Features to Look Forward to

Soon after launching the new Pixel smartphones, Google has announced the plans to roll out the next developer preview for Android Nougat. The latest version of the platform will be referred to as Android Nougat 7.1. While the Pixel phones come with Android 7.1 pre-loaded, it will be available only to some select Nexus devices later this month followed by […]