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Google Unveils Android TV, Its New Platform To Take Control of Your Living Room

Google Unveils Android TV, Its New Platform To Take Control of Your Living Room

At its iconic developer conference I/O, after making sure developing countries are getting great handsets for quote affordable price, Google is extending its footprints inside your living room. The company has officially took the wraps off of Android TV. Powered by the latest operating system, Android L, the TV will utilize set-top boxes much like Roku, Fire TV and Apple […]

     
 
 

Android One: Cheap Nexus Like Smartphones with Direct Updates for Less than $100

Android One: Cheap Nexus Like Smartphones with Direct Updates for Less than $100

At the Google I/O Conference that has started a few minutes ago, Sundar Pichai, who oversees Android, Chrome and Google Apps, has announced a new initiative called “Android One“. This is one announcement we didn’t see coming, so it’s nice to see such surprises. The Android One represents cheap Nexus-like smartphones designed for developing markets that uses stock Android. With the use of Google Play, OEMs […]

     
 
 

BlackBerry Z3 Launched in India for Rs.15,990 [Hands on]

BlackBerry Z3 Launched in India for Rs.15,990 [Hands on]

The BlackBerry Z3, previously codenamed Jakarta, is the formerly Big double B’s attempt to claim back mainstream ground – something it had bossed with the Curve 8520. The phone has been launched in India for a price of Rs.15,990. Will the Z3 get BB back among the masses? We have had a brief hands on with the device and this […]

 
     
 
 

HTC-made ‘Volantis’ Reportedly the New Nexus-Tablet, Sports 8.9″ Display & 64-bit Tegra CPU

HTC-made ‘Volantis’ Reportedly the New Nexus-Tablet, Sports 8.9″ Display & 64-bit Tegra CPU

With the Google I/O conference right around the corner, the rumors of a new Android-based smartphone and tablet have reached a new high. While there have been rumors that Google might discontinue or rebrand the Nexus program to Android Silver, a new report by Android Police suggests that a new Nexus tablet is on the way. Unlike the last two […]

     
 
 

Battery Life to Increase in Next Android Version and Apps Will be Faster

Battery Life to Increase in Next Android Version and Apps Will be Faster

If there’s one thing we have been always asking in the constantly evolving Android operating system, then that’s better management for the battery life of our smartphones and tablets. Of course, the way things are at the moment, the most important reason lies in the physical aspects of a battery and this is the limit of the current technology. We’re […]

     
 
 

Amazon Fire Phone – 4.7″ HD Display, 2.2GHz Quad-core, 2GB RAM and 3D Interface for $199 on AT&T

Amazon Fire Phone – 4.7″ HD Display, 2.2GHz Quad-core, 2GB RAM and 3D Interface for $199 on AT&T

Over the last few years, Amazon has ventured its hands on several things. From making warehouses all across the country, to tablets and set-top box, to building and licensing entertainment content, to the upcoming package delivery via drones. But there has been one key thing that it has been rumored to be working for years, but hasn’t showcased to the […]

     
 
 

Cheaper iMac with Slower Processor and Reduced Storage Introduced for $1099

Cheaper iMac with Slower Processor and Reduced Storage Introduced for $1099

As rumored in the recent past, Apple has quietly introduced a new 21.5″ model of iMac in the US. This one now becomes the base model at $1099 and carries a lower specced processor. The new 21.5″ iMac features a 1.4 GHz dual-core i5 CPU and just 500GB of Hard disk space. The previous base model is now the mid-range […]

     
 
 

Facebook Launches Slingshot, Might Eat up Snapchat’s Lunch

Facebook Launches Slingshot, Might Eat up Snapchat’s Lunch

Facebook’s plan to acquire Snapchat didn’t go well. So the social juggernaut has made its own ephemeral messaging app called Slingshot. The service focuses on photos and videos — exactly like, you know, Snapchat. And in the app, “Everyone is a creator and no one is a spectator”, says Product Manager Will Reuben. The app made an accidental appearance a […]

     
 
 

Micromax Launches its First Windows Phone 8.1 Smartphones – Canvas Win W121 and Win W092

Micromax Launches its First Windows Phone 8.1 Smartphones – Canvas Win W121 and Win W092

As it was announced at the Build 2014 event, the number of Windows Phone 8 OEMs is going to increase, especially with companies building affordable devices. Micromax, India’s second largest handset maker, has just launched its first set of Windows Phone 8.1 devices, thus embracing another operating system after Android. So, let’s have a brief look at the tech specs of the […]