App Review: Hyperlapse from Instagram(iOS): Speeding up Video, Bringing out the Chaplin in You!

App Review: Hyperlapse from Instagram(iOS): Speeding up Video, Bringing out the Chaplin in You!    

Remember those Charlie Chaplin films /where at times everything seemed to happen at the rate of knots? Well, Instagram’s new app, Hyperlapse, lets you do something similar, with minimum fuss. Yes, we could get into explanations of what hyperlapse videos are, how they are different from timelapse and so on, but we will keep things very simple. As simple as […]

     
 
 

Apple Confirms September 9 Event, Expect New iPhone(s) 6 and iWatch

Apple Confirms September 9 Event, Expect New iPhone(s) 6 and iWatch

As previously reported, Apple has today officially announced its event for the Flint Center in Cupertino on September 9. While the company hasn’t officially spelled any more information — the tagline being, “wish we could say more” — we already have enough details on what to expect at the event next month. The company is expected to unveil its new […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Redmi 1S Hands On and First Impressions

Xiaomi Redmi 1S Hands On and First Impressions    

For good or bad, Xiaomi has been in news more so often than anyone else. But then, everyone else have sobered down and probably waiting for September and IFA to start afresh. The Chinese company though is happy to keep its Indian consumers guessing. After suspending Mi 3 sales, Xiaomi is focusing on the Redmi 1S sales in India. We […]

     
 
 

Gionee Unveils the GPad G5 – 1.5GHz, 5.5-inch, 8 MP Camera for Rs. 14,999

Gionee Unveils the GPad G5 – 1.5GHz, 5.5-inch, 8 MP Camera for Rs. 14,999

Gionee has announced the GPad G5 smartphone in India, and despite the fact that its name resembles the one of a tablet, we’re talking about a phablet here. The smartphone is available for a price of Rs. 14,999, which is about $250, and thus joins the mid-range market of smartphones. The Gionee GPAD G5 comes with a HexaCore 1.5 GHz processor from MediaTek […]

     
 
 

Wirelessly Trigger Actions on Your Phone, Tablet or PC with V.BTTN

Wirelessly Trigger Actions on Your Phone, Tablet or PC with V.BTTN

The V.BTTN is touted as the world’s first wearable button that can be completely customized to your needs. You have to pair it with a Bluetooth LE 4.0 compatible smartphone, tablet or PC, and then it can be programmed to ‘remotely trigger any action that can be imagined’. V.BTTN is a device that is open to development, so developers are invited to create […]

     
 
 

Dropbox Pro Now Offers 1TB for $9.99/month, Adds Many Advanced Features

Dropbox Pro Now Offers 1TB for $9.99/month, Adds Many Advanced Features

The cloud war is getting more competitive — Box, Google Drive, and OneDrive recently upped their storage offerings and slashed their prices, and today, Dropbox also revised its pricing structure. Instead of focusing on three plans, the company is now offering just one plan of $9.99 a month with 1TB of storage. In addition, Dropbox has introduced several new features to the cloud storage service. […]

     
 
 

Use Signals Chrome Add-on to Know When Someone Opens Your Emails

Use Signals Chrome Add-on to Know When Someone Opens Your Emails

We send dozens of emails during a week, and whenever we don’t get that desired answer as fast as we want, we wonder what happened. So, instead of having to worry about this, and having to re-send emails or digg in your archive, there’s a tool that at lease lets you have the peace of mind that your email has […]

     
 
 

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 […]