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Lenovo Launches K3 Note with 5.5-inch Full HD Screen in India for Rs. 9,999

Lenovo Launches K3 Note with 5.5-inch Full HD Screen in India for Rs. 9,999

The smartphone market is becoming increasingly competitive in India. Back in April, Xiaomi raised the bar with the Mi 4i, a mid-range smartphone with FHD display with a price point of Rs 12,999 ($205). At an event in New Delhi today, Lenovo announced its take on Xiaomi’s hot-selling smartphone: the K3 Note. Lenovo has been on a roll with its budget […]

     
 
 

IFTTT Launches Android Battery Channel: Best Recipes to Monitor, Save, and Manage Your Phone’s Battery

IFTTT Launches Android Battery Channel: Best Recipes to Monitor, Save, and Manage Your Phone’s Battery

IFTTT, or If This Then That, is one of the most popular and handy tools available on the web. The web-based service integrates with other popular services to allow users to create chains of simple conditional statements called “recipes,” which trigger corresponding actions. The service today announces that it is introducing a new channel called Android Battery to help users better […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Officially Launches Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for Android Phones

Microsoft Officially Launches Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for Android Phones    

Back in November, last year, Microsoft launched Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for iPhone and iPad users and made mobile editing free for Android tablet owners, as well. In the beginning of this year, Android tablets have received the full versions of Microsoft’s Office suite and now the company launched the official apps for Android phone owners, as well. Microsoft’s Office apps have been available for […]

     
 
 

Facebook Partners with Kaspersky to Launch a new Malware Removal Tool

Facebook Partners with Kaspersky to Launch a new Malware Removal Tool

Facebook is the world’s largest online social network, which makes it a very attractive target for hackers and other malevolent parties. We’ve talked about quite a few Facebook scams here on Technology Personalized, so by now you probably know that these are quite serious, as there is a big risk of getting your computer infected with malware if you fall prey. There […]

     
 
 

Samsung is Disabling Windows Update on its Laptops, Possibly Leaving Users Vulnerable [Update]

Samsung is Disabling Windows Update on its Laptops, Possibly Leaving Users Vulnerable [Update]

Update: Samsung now announces that it will stop disabling Windows Update on its hardware. The article has been updated to add comments from Samsung. Check it at the bottom. Below is the original story.  Samsung is forcefully disabling Windows update on many of its laptops. The South Korean technology conglomerate ships its laptops with a suite called SW Update which comes […]

     
 
 

HomeLane Launches Kaleido VR Device to Help Users Envision Room Setup From Their Home

HomeLane Launches Kaleido VR Device to Help Users Envision Room Setup From Their Home    

Buying furnishing items is one of the most boring and tedious things one can do. That’s because it’s mostly done through brick and mortal stores. In the age where e-commerce businesses are booming, and everything we do can be dealt on the interweb, the experience of purchasing furniture or envisioning different setup for your dream room on the web isn’t par […]

     
 
 

Qualcomm’s Upcoming Mid-Range Snapdragon 620 Chip Outpaces Snapdragon 810 & Exynos 7420 in Leaked Geekbench Benchmark

Qualcomm’s Upcoming Mid-Range Snapdragon 620 Chip Outpaces Snapdragon 810 & Exynos 7420 in Leaked Geekbench Benchmark

The Snapdragon 800 chipset was the most powerful mobile processor of its time. Its successors, the Snapdragon 801 and the 805 continued the tradition, but Qualcomm’s latest commercially available Snapdragon 810, sadly, not only has earned a name for a bad reason (overheating), but also it is no longer the most muscly chipset out there. Several benchmark tests have shown […]

     
 
 

Google Launches Ad-Supported Free Version of Play Music To Take on Apple Music, Pandora and Spotify

Google Launches Ad-Supported Free Version of Play Music To Take on Apple Music, Pandora and Spotify

While the world decides whether or not it should ditch Pandora and Spotify for Apple Music which is releasing later this month (June 30), Google today is making sure that people don’t forget it too has a music streaming service. The Mountain View-based giant today announces that Play Music will now offer a free, ad-supported version of the service to […]