Demonitisation: Domestic handset makers ask government to allow use of old currency notes
Indian handset makers have asked the government to allow consumers to buy mobile phones with the demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes for a month, as the industry faces a 50% drop in daily revenue that translates to Rs 175-200 crore. In a proposal sent to the telecom,... Read more
New Google Pixel bug distorts screenshots sent from iPhone 7 Plus
Google’s Pixel series of smartphones have charmed their way into the Indian premium smartphone market with a 10% share as per research firm Counterpoint. However, it seems that the ‘charm’ is about to run out of steam. According to a few user reports, the handset seems to encounter bug... Read more
Cyber Monday 2016: Retailers threatening biggest online sale of the year in the US
Cyber Monday may be in danger of losing its online sales title. The Monday after Thanksgiving is traditionally the busiest online shopping day of the year, but stores are releasing internet deals earlier, stretching them through the week, as well as making them available in stores. Shopperslooking for discounts... Read more
Android app support comes to more Google Chromebooks
At the time of Google IO in May this year it was confirmed that the search giant will be bringing its millions of Android apps to Chromebooks. While several Chromebook laptops have got this ability recently, with the latest developer channel update, more Chromebooks are joining the bandwagon. As... Read more
Lenovo Miix 520 Leaked, a New 2-in-1 Tipped to Take on Microsoft Surface Pro 4
After Microsoft launched its new Surface lineup at its October 27 event, Lenovo can be seen upping the game with its own 2-in-1 offerings. The Chinese tech company launched an improved Miix 510 in August and now it seems Lenovo is bringing a new 2-in-1 to its Miix range.... Read more
Eve V Crowdfunded Windows 10 Tablet Reportedly Has Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s Attention
Even though Microsoft’s Surface tablets are considered to be one of the best in their class, there is a new hybrid tablet that has peaked the curiosity of Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella. Eve V, a Windows 10-powered tablet, was developed with the inputs provided by user community created by... Read more
Demonetisation: This Website Can Help You Find Nearby ATMs With Cash
In what can be a breather for people waiting outside the ATMs to withdraw cash, here comes a website that can help you locate an ATM with cash in your vicinity. Cashnocash.com claims to update real time statistics based on user feedback and lets you know which ATM has... Read more
Samsung Launches Tizen Mobile App Incentive Programme With $10,000 Cash Prizes Each Month
If an operating system is competing against well-established platforms like Android and iOS, there are several factors that can prove to be a challenge. However, the biggest problem is likely to be the number of apps available on the platform. While competing in numbers is rather pointless, if an... Read more
CLen – Know a little more
Bodybuilders have used Clenbuterol during their cutting phase and claimed that it indeed helped in cutting down the fat. It has also been used as a performance enhancing drug; this really helped the athletes to have an edge over their competitors. This was actually a blessing for them to... Read more
Logitech’s Prodigy line of mice, keyboard and headset want to be your first gaming accessories
$70. That’s how much Logitech is betting gamers will be willing to spend on a headset, mouse, or keyboard if they don’t already own a dedicated piece of gaming gear. As long as I’ve been following Logitech’s gaming brand, it’s always launched one or two new mice or keyboards... Read more