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Lava S12 Review: Impressive Low Cost Android Phone

Lava S12 Review: Impressive Low Cost Android Phone

Reviewing a low cost Android smartphone is possibly the toughest assignment for a tech blogger. ‘One size fits all‘ doesn’t really hold good for smartphones. But then, we keep seeing helluva lot of Android smartphones at different price points from several manufacturers every other week. One cannot expect a $200 smartphone to perform like a $700 one. So the key […]

     
 
 

[How to] Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Android and Vice versa

[How to] Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Android and Vice versa

For many of us, the biggest headache after buying a new phone has to be the transfer of private data like Contacts, Mail, Messages etc. Today, we are trying to address the contacts part, specially for those who are switching from Android to iPhone or other way around. Transfer Contacts From iPhone to Android Ready to make a switch from […]

     
 
 

Top 11 Christmas Gadgets for Geeks

Top 11 Christmas Gadgets for Geeks

Keeping in mind that Christmas is on our doorstep, we’ve tried to imagine what the coolest gifts would make us happy, and when I say “us”, I mean the geeks. Probably, for many of you, this is not exactly a geek-list, but, let’s say that these Christmas gadgets are for those that are not uber-geeky, but slightly oriented towards consumer […]

     
 
 

The Great Indian iPhone Catastrophe

The Great Indian iPhone Catastrophe

Catastrophe is too big a word to be used, specially in technical terms. But that’s the word which came to my mind after seeing the latest happenings surrounding the iPhone 4S launch in India. If the pricing of iPhone 4S was a shocker, the newly released ‘attractive’ data plans from one of the two operators releasing iPhone 4S should be […]

     
 
 

Android Ice-Cream Sandwich for Samsung Galaxy S2 Confirmed Officially

Android Ice-Cream Sandwich for Samsung Galaxy S2 Confirmed Officially

For some this is like stating the obvious and for others it’s a much needed confirmation. Samsung has officially confirmed that their largest selling smartphone in the world – Samsung Galaxy S2 will be getting Android 4.0 aka Ice-cream Sandwich. Update: Samsung Galaxy S2 ICS Update Starts rolling out The confirmation comes via the Twitter account of Samsung UK, who […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy Nexus India Launch Delayed, Prices Slashed [Update]

Samsung Galaxy Nexus India Launch Delayed, Prices Slashed [Update]

Update (13th Dec 2011): We are getting reports that Samsung Galaxy Nexus will be launched in India in second week of January. The ever depreciating rupee has had its effect on the pricing as well. The new pricing is expected to be around 35-36k. Earlier this month we had reported that Galaxy Nexus will be launching in India by end […]

     
 
 

[How to] Track Android Phones: 8 Useful Apps

[How to] Track Android Phones: 8 Useful Apps

Phones these days are used to store a large amount of data such as contacts, messages and email accounts; a large amount of personal data is stored in one’s phone and hence, once stolen or lost, it can be a real big problem. In case of an Android smartphones, there are large number of apps in the Android Market which […]

     
 
 

Amazon Kindle Fire: Reviews Roundup

Amazon Kindle Fire: Reviews Roundup

Amazon’s Kindle Fire, which we dismissed as a tablet with no 3G, no camera, no nothing on its announcement, will be ready to ship starting November 24th and technology blogs in US (where it is available) have started reviewing the tablet and we see pretty mixed opinions about the device. CNET’s Donald Bell says that Reviewing Kindle Fire was not […]

     
 
 

iPhone 4S India Launch Expected on November 25 [Updated]

iPhone 4S India Launch Expected on November 25 [Updated]

Update: It’s now confirmed that both Airtel and Aircel will be launching iPhone 4S on November 25th. Pre-orders will begin on Nov 18th 2011. Update 2: According to Aircel store in Delhi, Apple iPhone 4S will be available for Rs 44,500 for 16GB and Rs 50,900 for 32GB. That is like $900 & $1020 respectively. Let’s now wait for official […]

     
 
 

Unlocked iPhone 4S is Now Available in US

Unlocked iPhone 4S is Now Available in US

Apple has started taking orders for the factory unlocked iPhone 4S in the United States, with a starting price of $649. iPhone 4S went on sale in the US on October 14th and Apple had clearly specified that users will be able to buy SIM-free (contract-free) iPhone 4S starting November. As promised, the device is now available on the Apple […]