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Microsoft to Bring Cortana to iOS and Android as a Standalone App

Microsoft to Bring Cortana to iOS and Android as a Standalone App

For a few good months, Microsoft is no longer acting as a ‘closed’ company, showing that it really cares for its users that are on other platforms. If you’ve been paying attention, you probably saw many new Android and iOS apps being released by Microsoft for its cross-platform users. However, the culminating point has been when the company announced that […]

     
 
 

Crazy: Flagship Lumia 940 Tipped to Get Iris Scanner for Biometric Authentication & Support for a Docking Station

Crazy: Flagship Lumia 940 Tipped to Get Iris Scanner for Biometric Authentication & Support for a Docking Station

More and more smartphones are being equipped with fingerprint scanners, but now it seems that Microsoft is ready to come with an even better authentication method. Some hard-to-believe rumors have started circulating in the online environment, suggesting that the upcoming Lumia 940 flagship will be launched sporting an iris scanner. At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, we’ve seen Microsoft […]

     
 
 

Karbonn’s New Mid-ranger Titanium Mach Two Features a Light Body and Decent Specs at Rs. 10,490

Karbonn’s New Mid-ranger Titanium Mach Two Features a Light Body and Decent Specs at Rs. 10,490

Indian phone-maker Karbonn has released the Titanium Mach One just two months ago, and the company now things it’s time to unleash its successor. As you’d expect, it is called Titanium Mach Two and it is targeting the same mid-range market. Touted as a device with a light body, the handset gets released at a price of 10,490 rupees, which will put […]

     
 
 

Google Nexus 5 is Permanently Discontinued from the Play Store

Google Nexus 5 is Permanently Discontinued from the Play Store

We thought LG and Google stopped producing the Nexus 5 back in November of last year. And it did make sense, since the massive Nexus 6 was already out and Google would be just following its usual cycle of discounting a flagship Nexus device one year after it’s been launched. However, in the beginning of the previous month, we’ve seen […]

     
 
 

Android Phones will Soon Come with USB Type-C, says Google

Android Phones will Soon Come with USB Type-C, says Google    

Apple’s new MacBook, as well as the second-generation Chromebook Pixel have a thing in common – both these new devices feature the new USB Type-C. The new port can be used to fast-charge future devices, to quickly transfer media files, power a high-resolution display and allows you to plug in USB cables upside-down.   And now it seems that Google is committed […]

     
 
 

Waterproof Samsung Galaxy S6 Active Leaked, Here are its Specs and Features

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We’ve seen Samsung announce the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge at MWC 2015 Barcelona, and now we’re waiting for other versions of the handset to be unleashed. There have been many rumors and leaks regarding the Samsung Galaxy S6 Active, but we’re now having a look at a pretty complete one, which sheds light on most of its specs […]

     
 
 

HTC Brings Desire 820s to India at Rs. 25,500: 4G LTE, Octa-Core SoC and Dual-SIM

HTC Brings Desire 820s to India at Rs. 25,500: 4G LTE, Octa-Core SoC and Dual-SIM

HTC has launched the Desire 820s for Indian users, pricing it at Rs. 25,500 (MOP Rs. 24,890). The smartphone isn’t actually new, as it has been announced back in November, after the Desire 820 and the Desire 820q. However, it has been available exclusively on the Chinese market and it is now being rolled-out to its second huge market – India. […]

     
 
 

OnePlus Two Launching on April 17th, Claims a Chinese Retailer

OnePlus Two Launching on April 17th, Claims a Chinese Retailer

The rumors about the successor of OnePlus One has been making rounds for quite a while, and the latest one contradicts most of the previous rumors by stating that the OnePlus Two could be launched on April 17th this year. The latest claim comes from geekbuying, a Chinese retailer who has even put the upcoming phone on pre-order. Although the […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi MiPad with 7.9-inch Display, 2.2GHz Tegra K1 and 2GB RAM Debuts in India for Rs.12,999

Xiaomi MiPad with 7.9-inch Display, 2.2GHz Tegra K1 and 2GB RAM Debuts in India for Rs.12,999

In addition to launching the affordable Redmi 2, Xiaomi announced the launch of its Android tablet, the MiPad in India. The tablet has been priced at Rs.12,999 (~$208). Interestingly, Xiaomi has dumped their flash sale model for this and it will available on open sale beginning March 24th. MiPad is Xiaomi’s first ever tablet and carries some impressive hardware. It […]