Micromax Announces Canvas Xpress 2 Priced at Rs 5,999, Features 5-inch HD Screen and an Octa-Core Chipset

Micromax Announces Canvas Xpress 2 Priced at Rs 5,999, Features 5-inch HD Screen and an Octa-Core Chipset

Micromax has launched yet another budget smartphone in the form of Canvas Xpress 2 in India. The Canvas Xpress 2 will be competitively priced at Rs 5,999 and is touted to be the most affordable Octa-core smartphone in the market. The phones sports a 5-inch HD Corning Gorilla 3 display and is powered by a 1.4GHz Octa-core MediaTek MTK6592M chipset […]

     
 
 

The new Android One Phone – Lava Pixel V1 Launched in India for Rs.11,349 ($175)

The new Android One Phone – Lava Pixel V1 Launched in India for Rs.11,349 ($175)

Much like we had expected, the new generation Android One phone from Lava is now official. The Lava Pixel V1 has been announced in India for Rs.11,350 (~$175). The new Android One is bigger and better specced than its predecessor, and obviously pricier as well. As before, the phone runs on the latest version of Android, i.e the Android 5.1.1 […]

     
 
 

Your TV is Watching What You Watch; Vizio Reveals How It’s Done

Your TV is Watching What You Watch; Vizio Reveals How It’s Done

Vizio has been one of the most aggressive players in the smart TV market and after having sold nearly 15 million televisions till date, the company recently went public. Vizio is yet another story of a volume centric consumer electronics manufacturer who managed to sell staggering number of their products with slimmed down profits ($31.4 million in the first six […]

     
 
 

5 Best iPhone and iPad Apps : July Week 4

5 Best iPhone and iPad Apps : July Week 4

July has been a weird month Apple news wise. It seems like there’s no end to Apple Watch sales speculation. At this point, it’s like picking petals off of the did-they-fail/did-they-not flower. Apple did a good enough job of hiding Apple Watch numbers. The takeaway here is that it’s doing well.. by some measures. Oh and we also got new […]

     
 
 

Chromecast is Now Two Years Old; How About an Upgrade, Google?

Chromecast is Now Two Years Old; How About an Upgrade, Google?

I’m no Chromecast expert. But I have written an eBook about it. Ok, that does make me a bit of a (self-titled) Chromecast expert. Plus, I use it every day. It’s my only streaming stick, streaming puck, whatever you call it. And yes, I’m glad to have bought it. I was amazed by this $35 streaming stick that plugged into […]

 
     
 
 

Why the Higher Price on OnePlus 2 is Justified?

Why the Higher Price on OnePlus 2 is Justified?

Guest Post by Aditya Shenoy. The OnePlus One has been the hottest phone in 2014. Dubbed as the Flagship killer and priced at $349 for the 64GB model, the phone did extremely well. Now with the OnePlus 2 right around the corner, people have a lot of expectations from the new phone. There have been constant leaks about the OnePlus […]

 
     
 
 

Lava Sends Out Press Invites for the Launch of its first Android One Phone on July 27

Lava Sends Out Press Invites for the Launch of its first Android One Phone on July 27

In the beginning of this year, we were wondering what happened to Google’s Android One initiative, but we’ve seen recently some activity from the company in that direction. After it first launched in India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Turkey, and Philippines, Google has expanded Android One to Pakistan, as well, with the new QMobile A1 smartphone. And now it seems that Google […]

     
 
 

Google Maps for Android Now Lets You Add Custom Names for Places

Google Maps for Android Now Lets You Add Custom Names for Places

While it’s still no Map Maker and it’s only limited to Android, Google is starting to let users customize their maps in small ways. Yup, we’re all hobbyist cartographers now. This feature comes n the same update that added the timeline view for your entire Location History that Google so generously collects thanks to the always-on GPS in Android (you […]

     
 
 

Global Mobile Internet Usage Overtakes Desktop for the First Time [Report]

Global Mobile Internet Usage Overtakes Desktop for the First Time [Report]

Silicon Valley based venture capital firm, KPCB has published an interesting report called “The Internet Report” which depicts the Internet Trends in 2015. The first report was published way back in 1995, a time when the total number of Internet users stood at a meagre 35 million as opposed to 2.8 billion in 2015. “The Internet Report” throws light on […]