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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 […]

 
     
 
 

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 […]

     
 
 

Seven Reasons Why the Pebble Still Remains THE Wearable to Have

Seven Reasons Why the Pebble Still Remains THE Wearable to Have

It has been around for a while now. And in tech terms is almost a dinosaur (more than a year old without any major hardware updates? Ugh!), but Pebble’s smartwatch (including the Steel version) still is the wearable to buy. We explain why. 1. The design I cannot stress how important this is – the Pebble just blends in. It […]

 
     
 
 

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 […]

     
 
 

Karbonn Titanium S99 with Android KitKat Takes on Moto E, Priced at Rs.5990

Karbonn Titanium S99 with Android KitKat Takes on Moto E, Priced at Rs.5990

Moto E is one of the best budget Android smartphones currently available, and it’s the biggest threat that OEMs specialized with this kind of devices have to face. This is true especially in India, where Karbonn has announced the Titanium S99 Android smartphone which sports a 4-inch screen, runs on KitKat and is priced at Rs.5990. Here is the full […]

     
 
 

Battery Life to Increase in Next Android Version and Apps Will be Faster

Battery Life to Increase in Next Android Version and Apps Will be Faster

If there’s one thing we have been always asking in the constantly evolving Android operating system, then that’s better management for the battery life of our smartphones and tablets. Of course, the way things are at the moment, the most important reason lies in the physical aspects of a battery and this is the limit of the current technology. We’re […]

     
 
 

Halfbrick’s iOS Games Are Now Free, Including Fruit Ninja and Monster Dash

Halfbrick’s iOS Games Are Now Free, Including Fruit Ninja and Monster Dash

Halfbrick Studios is a popular game developer which has created such games as Fruit Ninja, Fish Out of Water, Monster Dash, Age of Zombies and some more. If you have been playing only the free versions of these games, it’s now the moment to go ahead and download all their previously games on your iPhone or iPad while the deal still lasts. […]

     
 
 

Micromax Canvas Win W121 Hands on & First Impressions

Micromax Canvas Win W121 Hands on & First Impressions    

Micromax became the first Indian OEM to launch a Windows Phone 8.1 handset a couple of days back. In fact, they launched two devices, with weird names, under the Canvas Win series. We went hands on with the bigger and better of the two, the Micromax Canvas Win W121, and below you can either read about our initial impressions and/or […]