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​​Google Finally Brings Chromecast to India, Priced at Rs 2,999

​​Google Finally Brings Chromecast to India, Priced at Rs 2,999

It took Google more than one and a half year to bring the Chromecast streaming stick to the Indian market, but that moment has finally arrived. The much-awaited Chromecast will be sold in India at a price of Rs 2,999 (around $48) through e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal starting from midnight tomorrow. The device is sold in the States at $35 (around Rs 2,165), so the price […]

     
 
 

​​Micromax’s New Canvas Selfie Smartphone Packs a 13MP Front-facing Camera

​​Micromax’s New Canvas Selfie Smartphone Packs a 13MP Front-facing Camera

Micromax is one of the largest Indian domestic mobile handsets companies, which is mostly known for its operations in the feature phone and low cost smartphone segment of the market. The company has now launched Canvas Selfie, a selfie-focused smartphone with a 13-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash, pretty much similar to the HTC Desire Eye. But while pricing hasn’t been yet […]

     
 
 

First Impressions: Microsoft Lumia 535 – New Brand, Old Spirit!

First Impressions: Microsoft Lumia 535 – New Brand, Old Spirit!

The Lumia 535 is the first device in the Lumia range to come without the Nokia brandname. And honestly, that has been a bit of a burden for it. For, everyone expects something unusual and special, and ah, un-Nokia, from it. “The first Microsoft phone” many whispered at its launch, blissfully forgetting about the unfortunate Kin One and Two, launched […]

 
     
 
 

Vivo Enters Indian Market with World’s Slimmest Phone X5Max on December 15

Vivo Enters Indian Market with World’s Slimmest Phone X5Max on December 15

The already crowded Indian mobile market is about to witness the launch of a very special product. Believed to be world’s slimmest phone, a title that has been constantly passed along, the 4.75mm-thin Vivo X5Max is set for a release on December 15 in India, according to a recent press release. Thus, the device takes on other super slim phones […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Mi5 with Top Notch Specs to be Announced at CES 2015

Xiaomi Mi5 with Top Notch Specs to be Announced at CES 2015

In the middle of this past summer, Xiaomi has announced the Mi4 smartphone, which at the time seemed to be a rather modest upgrade over the Mi3. But now fresh reports are coming in, saying that we could witness the launch of Xiaomi Mi5 as early as next month, at the crowded Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Xiaomi has quickly gained popularity […]

     
 
 

Xolo Outs New Budget Omega-series Smartphone, Starting at Rs. 8,999

Xolo Outs New Budget Omega-series Smartphone, Starting at Rs. 8,999

XOLO has announced two new products under the Omega series that will appeal to budget buyers. Omega 5.0 and Omega 5.5 are the new smartphones that are now available to the Indian consumers at Rs.8,999 and Rs.9,999 respectively. The new Omega series smartphones feature curved back panels and rounded edges, as well as metallic rims on the sides. Let’s have a look at the […]

     
 
 

Real Phone or a Scam? Xodiom has Everything You Wish for in a Smartphone for $329

Real Phone or a Scam? Xodiom has Everything You Wish for in a Smartphone for $329

OnePlus has managed to make a smartphone with super specs at an affordable price, but now it seems that the company has inspired others, as well. Out of nowhere, a company named Xodiom has announced a Snapdragon 805-powered beast for as low as $329. And no, there are no invites or any other complicated social media contests. It’s just a gorgeous […]

     
 
 

Google to Launch Child-friendly Versions of Search, YouTube and Chrome

Google to Launch Child-friendly Versions of Search, YouTube and Chrome

Google seems to be working on child-friendly versions of some of its services, with YouTube, Chrome and the search engine said to be remade into new products, according to a recent story from the USA Today publication. Google’s vice president of engineering Pavni Diwanji, explained during a recent interview that the company wants to make children under the age of 12 are […]

 
     
 
 

Use WhatsApp on Windows and Mac with AirDroid 3

Use WhatsApp on Windows and Mac with AirDroid 3    

WhatsApp is the most popular messaging app in the world, with more than 600 million active users, with India alone boasting a user base of more than 70 million. And as the usage of smartphones around the world increases, so do WhatsApp’s numbers. But there are many who would like to be able to send and receive WhatsApp messages not […]

     
 
 

How to Add Trusted Places to Smart Lock on Android 5.0 Lollipop

How to Add Trusted Places to Smart Lock on Android 5.0 Lollipop

We usually protect our devices with a PIN code or a pattern, but sometimes it can become really annoying having to do it so often. Google knows that, as well, and that’s why in the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop software version, users are able to automatically turn off this security measure when they are at home or the office.   Android users can now […]