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Hike; The Messaging App Hitting 5 Million Downloads In Four Months

Hike, the Indian mobile messaging app which started just four months back has received successful results within a short span of time. It is already channeling almost a billion messages a month between its five million registered users. It was launched on December 12 last year and has turned to be one of the fastest growing free mobile applications globally. This...

A Smartphone Accessory That Lets Your iPhone Emit Smell

You might have got fooled on this year’s April Fool Day by Google Nose. All your excitement to feel the smell digitally might have gone in vain when you discovered that it was just a prank by Google. Over years, many technology companies have attempted to bring the sense of smell into media. Despite the continued efforts the sense of smell have failed to enter...

The First Liquid-Cooled Smartphone,NEC Medias X 06E

Most often you may feel that your smartphone gets overheated after you browse the web or watch videos for a long time. Desktop computers make use of water cooling to keep their CPU’s from overheating, so you will be wondering  why can’t your smartphones do that? NEC has recently introduced the first smartphone with liquid cooling feature. Till now there...

White Google Nexus 4 Coming Soon In June

Though Google hasn’t made any announcement about the launch of a new Nexus smartphone at Google I/O, there is a news spreading in the town that a white version of Nexus 4 is releasing soon on June 10. It’s been said that all the specs of this smartphone is exactly the same just like the existing black Nexus 4 model. The only difference is that it will have a...

Google Play For Education

Google has recently announced some apps for education at the Google I/O 2013 held in San Francisco last Wednesday. Google Play for Education is a specialized app store with content designed for students and teachers. With this new Google Play for Education solution teachers and administrators can quickly push apps to tablets and devices to student tablets directly...

Mobile Phone Insurance: a load of hot air or a cool option?

I’m sure you have read it all where mobile phone insurance is concerned…‘waste of money’, ‘never pays out’, ‘pricey’. Perhaps this has led you to be weary about insuring your mobile? Don’t be. This typical weary view is understandable, especially back in the day when mobile phone handset costs weren’t that high. However, with the latest...

Google Cloud Messaging With Improved Features; Google I/O 2013

Google Cloud Messaging for Android (GCM) is a service that helps you to send data from your server to your users’ Android-powered device. Apart from that you can even receive messages from devices on the same connection. The best part is that you can avail this service free of cost. It doesn’t matter how big your message is.  For example you can send a message...

TouchWiz-less Samsung Galaxy S4 Edition Announced At Google I/O 2013

Google has recently announced a customized version of Samsung Galaxy S4 at Google I/O 2013. This smartphone will run the latest version of Android, Jelly Bean 4.2 It doesn’t use the customised version from Samsung. “It’s Google’s take on Android, and it feels really awesome on the Galaxy S4,” said Hugo Barra, vice president for product...

Clutch, The Unified Shopping App For You

Are you looking for a single app that will fulfill all your shopping needs easier. Most often you fumble through a number of apps to make a decision, which gift to buy, or what’s the best deal available to purchase items. Now all your shopping needs can be dealt within a single app ie, Clutch,  the mobile commerce company has recently launched the Clutch Shopping...

Google I/O 2013

The long awaited event of this year Google’s annual developer conference, Google I/O has finally raised it’s curtain on Wednesday morning at San Francisco. The annual conference is targeted at developers, who will spend three days in sessions learning how to build for Android, Chrome, and a host of other Google products and services. Google will also...

BlackBerry Announces Budget QWERTY Handset Q5

Soon after the release of Nokia Lumia 925, BlackBerry has announced a budget friendly Q5 smartphone on Tuesday. This smartphone comes with a full QWERTY keyboard below it’s display. It has a thinner profile when compared to the current flagship BlackBerry. This phone is smaller and has a sleeky design and comes in cool colors like red, pink, black, and...

HP Slatebook x2, The Android Tablet Soon To Be Launched This Summer At A Price Of $479.99

Hewlett-Packard have announced the launch of an android tablet Slatebook x2. This 10.1-inch tablet can be directly connected to the keyboard by using a dock connector. The best part is that it can even create a mouse cursor on the screen. The users should often touch the screen, the users who got used to a normal laptop with a touchpad mind find this new feature...

10 Companies That Marissa Mayer Acquired After Becoming The CEO Of Yahoo

Soon after Maressa Mayer became the CEO of Yahoo, she laid out a plan ” to acquire some small start up companies that ”align well overall with our businesses. Here are a list of companies acquired by Yahoo recently given below: Stamped Stamped is the first company to be acquired by Mayer in October. It is a Newyork based startup company that  developed an...

Nexus 7 To Be Launched Soon With Full-HD Screen

There is a buzz in the tech world that Google is soon going to launch it’s next generation Nexus 7 tablet at its annual I/O event, which will take place on May 15. According to a news report by AppleInsider, this next generation tablet will come with a high-resolution screen. It is expected that the tablet will have a 7-inch LTPS display with 1,980X1,200 pixel...

Vertu TI Luxury Smartphone Launched In India For Rs 6,49,990

Mobile phones are no longer just a voice-based communication device, for some people it’s a factor for showing luxury and class. The British-based luxury mobile phone retailer Vertu has recently announced the launch of their next smartphone in India at a  price of  Rs 6,49,990. Vertu TI smartphone’s body is made up of  Grade 5 titanium.  It comes...