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Progressive Web Apps can now be Downloaded as APK’s on Chrome for Android

Progressive Web Apps can now be Downloaded as APK’s on Chrome for Android

Most of us either download and install Android applications from the App Store while sometimes we download the apk files from external sources and sideload the same on our Android smartphones. However in the recent past apps are becoming rich in features and this obviously means that they require more resources, storage space and not to mention the battery juice. […]

     
 
 

Oh Mi Gawd! Did Xiaomi Just Lose its Secret Weapon?

Oh Mi Gawd! Did Xiaomi Just Lose its Secret Weapon?

“A crucial ingredient for the success of Xiaomi in India. It cannot be manufactured in a laboratory. It cannot be patented. It has nothing to do with logistics or supply chains. There are some who say it is artificial. But none doubt its efficacy. It is the charm of Hugo Barra.” Almost two and a half years ago, I wrote […]

 
     
 
 

Vivo V5 Plus with 20MP Dual Front Camera Launched in India at Rs 27,980

Vivo V5 Plus with 20MP Dual Front Camera Launched in India at Rs 27,980

Vivo V5 Plus has been launched in India priced at Rs 27,980. As we expected, Vivo has gone ballistic with the selfie camera and this time around, we get to witness a dual front camera which Vivo claims to be the first in the industry (although, it isn’t. Remember the Lenovo Vibe S1?). The Vivo V5 Plus will be up […]

     
 
 

Hugo Barra Steps Down as Global VP at Xiaomi; Continues to be an Advisor

Hugo Barra Steps Down as Global VP at Xiaomi; Continues to be an Advisor

Hugo Barra, possibly one of the best Tech presenters since Steve Jobs and definitely the most well-known face of Xiaomi globally has decided to step down from his role as the Vice President (International) at Xiaomi. In a Facebook post addressing to Mi Fans, Barra confirms that he will be going back to the Silicon Valley without specifying his future […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro with 6GB RAM Launched in India for Rs 36,900

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro with 6GB RAM Launched in India for Rs 36,900

Samsung has brought the Galaxy C9 Pro to the Indian shores. Launched first in China back in October last year, the C9 Pro is one of the first devices under the Galaxy C series and comes with a big 6-inch Super AMOLED FHD screen along with 6GB of RAM. This is the first phone from the Korean giant to carry […]

     
 
 

HOME by Mediano Helps you Keep Track of Your Families Vital Signs

HOME by Mediano Helps you Keep Track of Your Families Vital Signs    

Thanks to the advent of technology most of us are using gadgets like fitness wearable to continuously monitor our physical activity and thus use the insight to stay healthier. In fact, wearables like Goqii band has tied up with nutritionist, doctors and diagnostic labs to ensure a complete ecosystem. Also, it becomes important for most of us to keep a […]

     
 
 

[Face Off] Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 vs Lenovo P2: Battle of the Battery Masters

[Face Off] Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 vs Lenovo P2: Battle of the Battery Masters

Making a purchase decision about a smartphone these days is no longer the simple process it was about half a decade ago. And it can get particularly tricky if you happen to be looking for something in the relatively affordable smartphone segment (say, sub Rs 20,000 – check out our buying guide incidentally). Barely a few weeks into 2017, we […]

 
     
 
 

Whatever Happened to Micromax?

Whatever Happened to Micromax?

We recently compiled our ‘Buying Guides’ under the Rs 10,000 (USD 150) and Rs 20,000 (USD 300) price brackets for the month of January and witnessed neck to neck competition in various categories. There were at least two contenders in each category which gave a very tough fight, with victory being decided by the slightest of edges. While there is […]

 
     
 
 

Soft Robot Wraps Around Failing Heart and Helps it Beat

Soft Robot Wraps Around Failing Heart and Helps it Beat    

Health care devices and technology have always been transiting in a parallel fashion. From Pacemakers to bionic robots mankind has been striving hard to infuse technology and help enrich the livelihood of many. While most of the other creatures rely on evolution to make changes humans have been involved in Self-Designed evolution from quiet some time. This time around researchers […]

     
 
 

[Event-ually Speaking] Redmi Note 4: With Precision, Yours Briefly, Xiaomi

[Event-ually Speaking] Redmi Note 4: With Precision, Yours Briefly, Xiaomi

“Is that it? Is it already over?” Those words by a young blogger summed up the launch of the Redmi Note 4 in India yesterday. His surprise (tinged with disappointment, we suspect) is understandable. After all, this was the successor of one of the most successful smartphones of 2016, the Redmi Note 3. And THAT phone had had a very […]