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Facebook Messenger Claims to Have Over 1 Billion Monthly Users

Facebook Messenger Claims to Have Over 1 Billion Monthly Users

It looks like Facebook’s constant nagging has finally paid off as the company announced today that Messenger has crossed the 1 Billion monthly users mark after 5 years of existence. The messaging platform gained substantial momentum primarily in 2016 with the onset of bots serving 800 Million users in January and 900 Million as reported in April. Additionally, the app is […]

     
 
 

imoo’s Debut Smartphone with a Unique Student-Centric Feature is Now Official at $450

imoo’s Debut Smartphone with a Unique Student-Centric Feature is Now Official at $450

Chinese electronics conglomerate BBK electronics have finally outed their latest smartphone brand known as imoo in China. As reported before, imoo’s first smartphone is solely targeted at students and aims to help them in learning faster. On the outset, imoo’s debut smartphone looks like an iPhone spin off thanks to its rear design. Fortunately, there’s more to the tale and […]

     
 
 

The SuperBook Turns Your Android Phone into a Fully Functioning Laptop for $99

The SuperBook Turns Your Android Phone into a Fully Functioning Laptop for $99    

We have seen a bunch of attempts at turning smartphones into capable workstations – Microsoft’s Windows uses Continuum, HP’s Elite X3 takes that one step ahead with a range of additional products and docks, even Canonical’s mobile OS comes with a native feature, but none of them have been to quite achieve the desired level of functionality and justification. That’s […]

     
 
 

MIUI 8 Second Space: Everything You Should Know about it

MIUI 8 Second Space: Everything You Should Know about it    

There are a lot of features in MIUI 8 which was recently rolled out in public beta for many Xiaomi devices. One of the most eye catching features it carries is the Second Space. This feature allows you to have a second profile on the same phone allowing you to separate out Business and Personal accounts or even create a […]

     
 
 

Twitter Throws Open the Verification Process for all its Unverified Users

Twitter Throws Open the Verification Process for all its Unverified Users

Getting your Twitter Profile verified was considered nothing less than a wizardry. I personally know people who have been struggling to get that blue tick next to their profiles but in vain. It is usually celebrity profiles that are rewarded with the Verified account batch and the list also includes lesser-known professionals including Journalists and YouTubers. That being said the […]

     
 
 

Prisma for Android will be Available for Download in Beta Today

Prisma for Android will be Available for Download in Beta Today

Almost every iOS user has been flaunting artistic pictures on their social profiles with the help of a new photo-editing sensation – the Prisma app. Until now, Android users were left out and stuck with mediocre rip-offs. Fortunately, the company behind the app is finally releasing a beta channel for Android, rollout for which will commence later today. To register […]

     
 
 

Phone Design: Thin is in, But Should Length and Width be out?

Phone Design: Thin is in, But Should Length and Width be out?

In late 2006, I got my first proper smartphone: the Nokia N70. It could handle mail, browse the Web, take decent photographs (for its time), and handled most routine tasks like calls and texts pretty well. It was 21.8 mm thick. My first ‘high-end’ smartphone was the N95 8 GB. And this brought a more powerful 5.0-megapixel camera to the […]

 
     
 
 

Xiaomi Mi Note Now Available in China at a Discounted Price of 1199 Yuan

Xiaomi Mi Note Now Available in China at a Discounted Price of 1199 Yuan

With the launch of the Mi Note 2 expected in a few months’ time, Xiaomi has decided to give its predecessor a price cut in China. Now, the last year’s flagship device from Xiaomi sells for a price which is similar to that of its budget phablet offering Redmi Note 3. As per a listing by Chinese JD.com, the Xiaomi […]