64-Bit Chrome Version for Windows Now in the Stable Channel [Download]

64-Bit Chrome Version for Windows Now in the Stable Channel [Download]

Google has finally released a 64-bit stable version of its Chrome browser for Windows systems. Version 37 of Chrome brings it to the mainstream, as the 64-bit support has been in testing since June. By using the 64-bit version, Windows users get speed, security, and stability. Also, according to Google, certain media and graphics workloads in particular are faster with 64-bit. THe VP9 video […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi’s Manu Jain: We’re Discontinuing Mi 3 for now to Focus on Redmi 1S

Xiaomi’s Manu Jain: We’re Discontinuing Mi 3 for now to Focus on Redmi 1S

In a shocking move, Xiaomi has pulled the hugely popular Xiaomi Mi 3 off the (virtual) shelves in India for an indefinite time, as the focus shifts to the Redmi 1S which goes on sale on September 2. Hugo Barra, their global VP had confirmed yesterday that the company had sold over 95,000 units of Mi 3. Although that’s not […]

 
     
 
 

Interesting Stats on How Android Users Interact with Their Phones Daily [Infographic]

Interesting Stats on How Android Users Interact with Their Phones Daily [Infographic]

Yahoo has recently published a new study on how Android users interact with their phones daily. The infographic that you see below contains a lot of interest stats that highlight some interesting statistics that are worth knowing. As the total numbers of Android users worldwide is said to near 1 billion this fall, it’s nice to see some stats that show […]

     
 
 

Motorola Skip 2.0, a Bluetooth Key Fob to Automatically Unlock your Phone

Motorola Skip 2.0, a Bluetooth Key Fob to Automatically Unlock your Phone

Back in 2013, Motorola debuted the Skip NFC clip with the Moto X launch. By using it, it was possible to unlock your phone with ease just by attaching it to your belt. Motorola also offered Dots stickers to place in different parts of your house. Overall, this represented a really nice accessory, but it was only NFC and you had to place […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Redmi 1S Priced at Rs.5,999 on Flipkart, Will go on Sale on Sep 2

Xiaomi Redmi 1S Priced at Rs.5,999 on Flipkart, Will go on Sale on Sep 2

Xiaomi has announced that the company’s budget Android smartphone, the Redmi 1S, will go on sale in India at just Rs.5999 (less than $100), which is Rs.1000 lesser than what they had announced back in July. The phone will be sold exclusively on Flipkart from September 2nd, and registrations will start today, August 26th from 6pm onwards. This means, that […]

     
 
 

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

Best 10 Android Apps This Week

Awesome weekends deserve to be rewarded with an equally good Monday, and that’s why we’re here with our usual Android round-up. We’ve gathered ten of the best new Android apps and games that we found on the Play Store for the past week. If you are interested in having a glimpse at the past week’s roundup, go ahead as you’ll […]

     
 
 

Ransomware Finds its Way to Android, Affecting 900,000 People Already

Ransomware Finds its Way to Android, Affecting 900,000 People Already

After wrecking hundreds of thousands Windows PCs, the malicious tool Ransomware has now started to affect several Android smartphones as well. The volume of such reports has hit thousands in just few months. The malware — which pretends to be Federal Bureau of Investigation — fools the victim into believing that they are guilty of watching child pornography among other […]

     
 
 

Intex Cloud Fx: Firefox OS-based Smartphone for Just Rs.1999 ($33)

Intex Cloud Fx: Firefox OS-based Smartphone for Just Rs.1999 ($33)

Previous week, we reported about the launch of the first Firefox OS smartphone in India – the Spice Fire One Mi – FX 1. And, at the time it seemed that the price of 2, 299 was too good to be true. But now Intex announces the Cloud Fx, a Firefox OS-based smartphones which can be yours for just 1999 INR, […]

     
 
 

10 Best Windows Apps to Download This Week (August 24th)

10 Best Windows Apps to Download This Week (August 24th)

We’re back from yet another brief hiatus. For our new readers, this is a weekly piece where we curate the best applications for Windows platform, alongside a handful of Web browser add-ons and extensions. This week we’ll be looking at a P2P instant messaging client, an online service that makes Wikipedia look elegant, a tool that lets you download images and videos […]

     
 
 

Making ‘Value for Money’ Hot: the Xiaomi Way in India

Making ‘Value for Money’ Hot: the Xiaomi Way in India

“Sold out in 2.3 seconds.” “Servers crash due to excess demand.” “Next batch of products to be available on August xx. Register for you order. Limited units.” Earlier this year if you had told us that a smartphone would generate headlines of this sort, we would have shoved a breath analyzer in your face. Today, a month and a half […]