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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. […]

     
 
 

JIBO is a Social Robot with Siri-like Abilities for your Family

JIBO is a Social Robot with Siri-like Abilities for your Family    

When it comes to robots, there are many who are excited about the possibilities they bring and others who are afraid of the future. No matter on what side you are, you need to hear about Jibo, a social robot that has already met its crowdfuding goal on IndieGoGo with almost a month left to go. At the time of writing […]

     
 
 

Swich is a Great Looking Wireless Charger for iPhone, Android and Windows Phone

Swich is a Great Looking Wireless Charger for iPhone, Android and Windows Phone

There are plenty of wireless charger devices out there, but either they’re too expensive, their design is not appealing or they don’t work with all of your devices. These are the things that the team behind Swich, touted as a “sophisticated wireless charger”, thinks it managed to overcome. With Swich, you can place your phone under a viewer-friendly angle, so […]

     
 
 

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 […]

     
 
 

Spice Smart Pulse First Impressions: A Phone on Your Wrist for Less than $75!

Spice Smart Pulse First Impressions: A Phone on Your Wrist for Less than $75!

One of the complaints that we have had about smartwatches is that they tended to be too closely tied up to the smartphones, and in most cases were little more that wrist-bound notification centres. Well, Spice Retail pulled a wearable tech rabbit out of its hats when it announced the Spice Smart Pulse today, “India’s first SIM-enabled smartwatch”, to quote […]

 
     
 
 

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. 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. […]

     
 
 

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, […]