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Five Exciting Features of the New Google Home

Five Exciting Features of the New Google Home

As most of us anticipated, Google unveiled a voice-activated Bluetooth speaker (seriously, this consumer tech needs a new name) called “Google Home”. It isn’t a big breakthrough as it does basically the same actions you get on already available products including Amazon’s Echo. However, with Google’s search capabilities and some tiny neat additions, it might just be the best. Hence, […]

 
     
 
 

Google’s Instant Apps Platform Will Let You Run Android Apps Without Downloading Them

Google’s Instant Apps Platform Will Let You Run Android Apps Without Downloading Them

Typically, when a user prefers a website over a native application to get some information or perform an action, it is because he/she doesn’t have the time to go through the trouble of downloading and installing it. However, Google announced a new platform named “Instant Apps” at their annual developer conference, the Google I/O, that will let a user run […]

     
 
 

DayDream is Google’s Latest Take on Virtual Reality

DayDream is Google’s Latest Take on Virtual Reality    

DayDream is Google’s new VR ambition and although some of the people are already dismissing VR as an over hyped technology, Google wants to prove otherwise. DayDream is Google’s latest attempt to mainstream VR as a technology while the earlier ones evolved around the Google Cardboard. DayDream will be a VR ecosystem consisting of VR viewers and motion controllers. The […]

     
 
 

Google Duo is a Video Calling Platform with Some Neat Tricks

Google Duo is a Video Calling Platform with Some Neat Tricks    

Along with a new messaging application, Allo, Google also showcased a video calling platform called “Duo”, we think the naming has been done based on the fact that this application lets only two people call at a time. However, this isn’t any regular video calling service, Google has been able to come up with an elegant way to make the […]

     
 
 

Allo is a Smart New Messaging App That Comes Packed With Google Assistant

Allo is a Smart New Messaging App That Comes Packed With Google Assistant

In a surprising turn of events, Google unveiled a brand new messaging application for iOS and Android called “Allo” (pronounced like “Aloe”) at their annual developer conference in San Fransisco. The main feature it highlights is Google’s new and more interactive “Assistant” platform which provides a more natural way to interact with search queries. Allo also mostly represents Google’s fresh […]

     
 
 

Nokia is Coming Back with Android Smartphones, While Microsoft Sells Feature Phone Biz to Foxconn

Nokia is Coming Back with Android Smartphones, While Microsoft Sells Feature Phone Biz to Foxconn

Microsoft had bought the iconic Nokia brand handset business a couple of years ago and now it seems that the ex-Finnish brand will exchange hands once again. This time however, Microsoft has agreed to offload its entry-level feature phone business to Foxconn Mobile and this deal is reckoned at $350 million. As part of the deal, Foxconn will also be […]

 
     
 
 

Namotel “Acche Din” is World’s Cheapest Smartphone, Priced at Rs 99 ($1.5)

Namotel “Acche Din” is World’s Cheapest Smartphone, Priced at Rs 99 ($1.5)

After the fiercely complicated and trending release of Ringing Bells’s Freedom 251, smartphone manufacturers have tried to create headlines based on cheap price tags. As it looks like, we have a new contender in the market, although, this one costs even less than my favorite chocolate. Bengaluru-based Namotel is advertising a smartphone titled “Acche Din” at a price of Rs […]

     
 
 

Apple Announces its Plans to Set up iOS App Design and Development Accelerator in Bengaluru

Apple Announces its Plans to Set up iOS App Design and Development Accelerator in Bengaluru

Apple has been ramping up its India presence and after it recently got the nod for setting up exclusive retail stores in India. Now the company has announced yet another initiative for India. The tech major has announced that it will be setting up a Design and Development Accelerator in Bengaluru, a city known as the tech capital of India. This […]

     
 
 

Google to Take on Amazon Echo With Google Home

Google to Take on Amazon Echo With Google Home

As technology progresses, companies are looking for newer ways to penetrate the consumer technology industry. One of such growing markets is a voice-activated device that resides in your living room and can answer general questions you don’t have time to search. Also in most cases, it can play music. Amazon Echo that comes bundled with a personal assistant called “Alexa” […]