Micromax Responds to Adware Accusations; Promises Quick Resolution

Micromax Responds to Adware Accusations; Promises Quick Resolution

Just a couple of days back, some users of Indian smartphone giant, Micromax, were up in arms on web forums alleging the company to be serving crapware on their mobile handsets. The issue was first reported on a Reddit thread, where the user claimed that Micromax is automatically installing several apps without his consent. The company has now issued a […]

     
 
 

Google’s Translate App Gets Instant Camera Translations and Improved Real-time Conversations

Google’s Translate App Gets Instant Camera Translations and Improved Real-time Conversations

Microsoft-owned Skype has unveiled a real-time translation tool last month, and now it seems that Google has replied with an important upgrade for its Translate app. More than 500 million people use Google Translate every month, so the update that the Mountain View-based company has now rolled out is pretty important as it brings crucial improvements to the utility. Last year, […]

     
 
 

Users Cry Foul as Google Removes Silent Mode Without Vibrate in Android 5.0

Users Cry Foul as Google Removes Silent Mode Without Vibrate in Android 5.0

Almost one month ago, we were reporting that the upcoming Android 5.1 version could bring back the Silent Mode, but now we’re hearing news that this won’t happen. A recent thread on Reddit has been getting a lot of replies, saying that Google has decided to remove the Silent Mode without vibrate from Android 5.x. The original poster also said that […]

     
 
 

Lenovo A6000 4G LTE Smartphone Takes on YU Yureka and Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G

Lenovo A6000 4G LTE Smartphone Takes on YU Yureka and Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G

Lenovo hasn’t had a shy presence at this year’s Consumers Electronics Show in Las Vegas (unlike Samsung, Sony or HTC), where they announced the new P90 and Vibe X2 Pro smartphones, their first smart band and a special selfie accessory. But that’s not all as the company had another new handset to be announced – the Lenovo A6000, which is […]

     
 
 

Saygus V2 Has Stunning Specs: 2.5GHz Snapdragon, 3GB RAM, Up to 320GB of storage, 21MP + 13MP Cameras

Saygus V2 Has Stunning Specs: 2.5GHz Snapdragon, 3GB RAM, Up to 320GB of storage, 21MP + 13MP Cameras

The Consumers Electronics Show in Las Vegas represents a great place for various companies to get promotion for their products. Such is the case with Saygus, a company that not too many of you might have heard off.  Back at CES 2010, Saygus has unveiled VPhone, which used to be a pretty capable Android QWERTY phone, but since then the company has […]

     
 
 

HTC’s New 5.5-inch Desire 826 Gets a 64-bit Snapdragon 615 Processor, 13MP Camera

HTC’s New 5.5-inch Desire 826 Gets a 64-bit Snapdragon 615 Processor, 13MP Camera

HTC has already announced the entry-level Desire 320 and the company is now unveiling its second smartphone at CES 2015 – the Desire 826. The new mid-range flagship device is a follow-up to the still fresh Desire 820, but borrows many features from the Desire Eye, such as the same BoomSound front-facing stereo speakers that have been improved with Dolby Audio and anti-slip soft […]

     
 
 

Kodak Enters Android Race With Photo-Focused IM5 Smartphone

Kodak Enters Android Race With Photo-Focused IM5 Smartphone

Just like it has promised at the end of December, Kodak has unveiled its first IM5 Android smartphone at the Consumers Electronics Show in Las Vegas. And, of course, considering that it comes from such an iconic photography brand, the smartphone is camera-centric, which represents its main selling point. As it was previously known, the device is manufactured by Bullit, […]

     
 
 

HTC Announces Entry-Level Desire 320: Quad-core 1.3GHz Processor, 4.5-inch Display, 5-MP Camera

HTC Announces Entry-Level Desire 320: Quad-core 1.3GHz Processor, 4.5-inch Display, 5-MP Camera

Many are expecting the rumored HTC One M9 smartphone to be announced at the CES 2015 tradeshow in Las Vegas, but HTC has decided that its new entry-level handset needs more attention for the time being. Which could mean that the flagship handset is slated for a release at the Mobile World Congress that is taking place at the beginning of […]

     
 
 

Acer Announces 64-bit 4G Liquid Z410 Midrange Smartphone for €129

Acer Announces 64-bit 4G Liquid Z410 Midrange Smartphone for €129

Acer is a company that has made a name for itself by releasing affordable devices on the market, but it seems to have been left behind when it comes to the smartphone game. But the company is now trying to readjust its strategy and is releasing the new Liquid Z410 smartphone at the CES 2015 event in Las Vegas. The smartphone is powered […]