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BlackBerry Stops Making Smartphones; to Focus on Software and Services

BlackBerry Stops Making Smartphones; to Focus on Software and Services

In a bid to streamline its operations, the troubled smartphone maker, Blackberry, has decided to outsource the hardware development to its partners and realign its focus on software and services. This move comes at a time when companies like Google and Microsoft are gearing towards a greater control over their hardware which might include manufacturing the same by themselves. Things […]

     
 
 

DJI Mavic Pro is a Compact Foldable 4K Drone that can fly at 40 Miles/Hour

DJI Mavic Pro is a Compact Foldable 4K Drone that can fly at 40 Miles/Hour    

Lately, drones are shrinking in form factor and are also becoming increasingly portable. GoPro introduced a foldable drone just last week and ever since eyes are fixated on DJi anticipating a similar offering from the company. DJI’s latest produce is the Mavic Pro Drone which has bagged the title of “smallest 4k drone,” thanks to its compactness. GoPro has been […]

     
 
 

Google Play Music Launched in India with Singles Starting from Rs 15

Google Play Music Launched in India with Singles Starting from Rs 15

At yesterday’s “Google For India” conference, the Internet giant that just turned 18-years old announced a slew of initiatives for the Indian users. Interestingly, Google didn’t mention anything about the Play Music in India at the event yesterday, but has silently made the service live. The Play Music is currently offering single songs and albums with DRM rights, something that […]

     
 
 

Moto Z and Moto G4 Series to get Android Nougat Update in Q4 2016

Moto Z and Moto G4 Series to get Android Nougat Update in Q4 2016

Lenovo-owned Motorola has confirmed that Android Nougat will be available for their Moto Z and Moto G4 smartphone lineup later this year. According to Droid Life, Moto will begin rolling out the over-the-air update somewhere in Q4 2016 i.e. between October and December for the Moto Z, Moto Z Force, Moto Z Play, Moto G4, or Moto G4 Plus. However, […]

     
 
 

LeEco Max 2 Price Dropped to Rs 17,999 in India

LeEco Max 2 Price Dropped to Rs 17,999 in India

In a surprising move, LeEco India has dropped the price of the LeEco Le Max 2 to Rs 17,999 in India. The announcement comes just after the launch of Lenovo Z2 Plus which was also launched at Rs 17,999 for the 3GB RAM variant, and right in time for the festive season in India. The new pricing will go live […]

     
 
 

Reliance Launches New Jio Dongle 2 Wi-Fi at Rs 1,999

Reliance Launches New Jio Dongle 2 Wi-Fi at Rs 1,999

Reliance Jio has been the buzzword ever since it was launched in India with offerings like free calls and the internet for the next three months the Jio SIM has been selling like hot cakes. In fact, the Jio is in so much demand that most of the retailers are running out of SIM card stock. As one might be […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Launches 55-inch and 65-inch Mi TV 3S Variants

Xiaomi Launches 55-inch and 65-inch Mi TV 3S Variants

At the Beijing event, Xiaomi also announced newer variants of the Mi TV 3s alongside the Mi 5s and the Mi 5s Plus. The 55-inch Mi TV 3S is priced at CNY 3,499, while the 65-inch variant is priced at CNY 4,999 (apprx. Rs 49,800). The 65-inch Mi TV 3S with home theater is priced at CNY 5,999 (apprx. 59,800.) […]

     
 
 

How to Schedule Uber Rides

How to Schedule Uber Rides

One of the biggest downsides of being an Uber user up until now was the inability to pre-book rides for later. As a result, planning a morning flight or book a taxi for an extremely time-sensitive task was never reliable with Uber before. Almost every other cab hailing service such as Ola has been providing this functionality for ages, however, […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Launches Snapdragon 821 Powered Mi 5s and Mi 5s Plus in China

Xiaomi Launches Snapdragon 821 Powered Mi 5s and Mi 5s Plus in China

Xiaomi has pulled the wraps from its latest flagship iteration the Xiaomi Mi 5s and the 5s Plus. The new device comes with improved hardware as opposed to its predecessor and also heralds with features like Force touch which work on the line of Apple’s 3D touch. The Xiaomi Mi 5s comes clad in the all-metal body and will be […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy On8 Launched in India with 3GB RAM, 4G VoLTE at Rs 15,900

Samsung Galaxy On8 Launched in India with 3GB RAM, 4G VoLTE at Rs 15,900

Another week, yet another Samsung phone. The Korean smartphone giant has added yet another star to their ever-growing Galaxy lineup and this time, it’s for the “On” budget series. The new Galaxy On8 will be exclusively available on Flipkart in India and features impressive specifications such as 3GB of RAM, Super AMOLED Full HD display, all for an affordable price […]