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Amazing: Android Shipped Over 1 Billion Devices Worldwide in 2014, First Time Ever

Amazing: Android Shipped Over 1 Billion Devices Worldwide in 2014, First Time Ever

Google has achieved a truly amazing features with its Android operating system – more than 1,000,000,000 devices have been shipped in 2014. A fresh report coming from Strategy Analytics informs us that Android shipped 1,042.7 billion smartphones for the past year, accounting for 81 percent of all smartphones shipped in 2014. Total Android shipments in 2013 constituted 780.8 million units. The analytics firm notes that global […]

     
 
 

Have Hugo Barra and Co. Scuttled the Expensive Android Flagship?

Have Hugo Barra and Co. Scuttled the Expensive Android Flagship?

Six months. Half a year. A hell of a lot can change in that sort of time in technology terms. In July 2014, Xiaomi’s Hugo Barra made a room packed with the nation’s tech media gasp and break out in appreciative applause when he announced the superbly specced Mi 3 at a price that was mind-bogglingly low. Fast forward to […]

 
     
 
 

OnePlus ROM Gets a Name – OxygenOS (Global) and H2 OS (China)

OnePlus ROM Gets a Name – OxygenOS (Global) and H2 OS (China)

It’s been a while since OnePlus announced its move to have its own ROM, after Cyanogen’s snub in India. And the Hong Kong based company has finally revealed the name for its new ROM – H2 OS (or HydrogenOS) for China, and OxygenOS for the rest of the world. For the uninitiated, OnePlus kicked off its operations last year by […]

     
 
 

ZTE Blade S6 is an iPhone 6 Look-Alike with Snapdragon 615, 2GB RAM and 13MP Camera for $250

ZTE Blade S6 is an iPhone 6 Look-Alike with Snapdragon 615, 2GB RAM and 13MP Camera for $250

Apple has had an amazing first quarter, managing to sell a mind-blowing amount of almost 75 million iPhones, which is the entire amount of handsets sold by Samsung. So, if you wanted further proof that Apple’s handset is a trend setter and the smartphone that matters the most on a global scale, there you have it. And this seems to be an […]

     
 
 

Coolbox is Any DIYer’s Dream: Bluetooth Speakers, LED Lights, Rechargeable Battery, Wheels, Bottle Opener and More

Coolbox is Any DIYer’s Dream: Bluetooth Speakers, LED Lights, Rechargeable Battery, Wheels, Bottle Opener and More    

Everybody should have a toolbox in their house, that’s a known fact. But in many situations, it will stay in the garage only when you will need to fix a broken door or to do whatnot around the house. A traditional toolbox doesn’t help much when it comes to our modern lifestyle. And that seems to be the idea behind Coolbox […]

     
 
 

Prynt is the First Instant Camera Case for Smartphones that Prints Pictures in Seconds

Prynt is the First Instant Camera Case for Smartphones that Prints Pictures in Seconds    

The dizzying growth of the smartphone market has contributed to the spread of the digital photography, but just like any other technological advances, it has been done with compromises. And one of them is the death of good old printed pictures. I think you’ll agree with me that there’s no way for a digital picture to have the same impact […]

     
 
 

Asus Launches Budget ZenFone C as an Upgrade for the Asus ZenFone 4

Asus Launches Budget ZenFone C as an Upgrade for the Asus ZenFone 4

At the end of past summer, Asus had launched the ZenFone 4 for Indian customers. And now it seems that the company is ready to release an upgrade for the handset – the ZenFone C. According to fresh reports from the online media, the handset has been launched for customers in Malaysia, and at the moment we don’t know exactly […]

     
 
 

Amazon Gets into Email Biz with WorkMail for Companies

Amazon Gets into Email Biz with WorkMail for Companies

Amazon knows a thing or two when it comes to scaling up the business, and today the eCommerce giant has stepped into yet another category with WorkMail – a corporate email service, which offers email and calendar hosting services aimed to take on Microsoft and Google for a slice of the enterprise email market. According to Forbes, WorkMail is from […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Mi 4 (3G) Launched in India for Rs.19,999 ($320)

Xiaomi Mi 4 (3G) Launched in India for Rs.19,999 ($320)

As expected, Xiaomi has launched their current flagship, the Mi 4 in India for a price of Rs. 19,999 (~$320). The phone will go on sale on Flipkart from 10th February, with pre-registrations starting today, 6PM. Sadly, the company is launching just the 16GB variant (and white only), and isn’t bringing the LTE version to India. Considering their big push […]