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  • Google's Contacts App Is Now Available for All Android Users

    August 16, 2017 1:10 PM 9

    Google's Contacts app has been exclusive to Pixel, Nexus, and Android One users till date, however, moving forward, all Android phone users can now use the app instead of the inbuilt one forced on them by OEMs. Google has now made its Contacts app available on Google Play as a free download. The app can only be installed on any Android device running

  • Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Video Teases 'Bigger Things', Specifications and Benchmarks Leak

    August 16, 2017 10:27 AM 1

    Samsung has now released an official teaser video for its upcoming Galaxy Note 8 smartphone that is scheduled to be launched on August 23. Separately, the specifications of the handset have now been leaked on the Internet as its benchmark tests from AnTuTu and GFXBench have been spotted online. Interestingly, there is some contradictory information about

  • Samsung releases official video teaser of Galaxy Note 8, hints at massive display, S Pen

    August 16, 2017 6:10 AM 4

    Samsung is set to announce the Note 7 successor aka Galaxy Note 8 on August 23. The South Korean smartphone maker has been teasing the phablet for quite some time now. In some teasers the company reveals that Note 8 is going to be 'massive' device, while in some it shows the dual cameras that will sit at the rear panel of the device. After revealing

  • Google Pixel 2 Spotted on US FCC Site With 'Active Edge', Android 8.0.1

    August 16, 2017 6:03 AM 6

    Rumours and leaks have been flying around about the upcoming generation of Google Pixel smartphones and the handset's regular-sized variant - expected to be called the Pixel 2 - has now been spotted on the US FCC website. Apart from confirming that the regular variant will be manufactured by HTC, which was already suggested before, the documentation

  • Google Pixel 2 appears running on Android O, shows HTC U11 like squeezable feature

    August 16, 2017 4:48 AM 5

    Google is just a couple of months away from announcing this year's Pixel phones aka Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2. Ahead of the official launch both the phones have leaked in images for quite some time. On the other hand, some reports circulating all across the web hints that Google has reportedly partnered with HTC to make Pixel 2, while LG Electronic will be responsible

  • JioPhone's beta-testing commences on Independence Day, bookings open on August 24

    August 15, 2017 11:12 AM 6

    As India celebrates its 71st Independence Day today, beta-testing of the much-awaited 4G-enabled zero-cost Reliance JioPhone has commenced. This testing phase will continue for a few days after which the phone will be open for bookings on August 24. During the testing phase, the phone will be given to a limited number of users to try it out before it is released

  • Jio Phone Finally Released as Beta Testing Commences

    August 15, 2017 4:10 AM 2

    The first batch of JioPhone units will become available Tuesday, August 15 as beta trials of the 4G feature phone are scheduled to commence today, a little over three weeks after it was unveiled at the Reliance Industries AGM 2017. This, of course, does not mean the handset has been released in the market, only that Reliance Jio has made it available

  • Facebook Secretly Releases Photo-Sharing App in China

    August 14, 2017 11:06 AM 7

    Colorful Balloons is an app similar to Facebook Moments, but without any hint of the social network's involvement. Mark Zuckerberg really wants Facebook to have an presence in China, but it doesn't matter what he tries the social network remains banned there. He' s learned to speak Mandarin, gone jogging across Beijing's Tiananmen Square, met with their

  • Samsung Electronics Brings Steam Link Game App for Smart TV Users

    August 14, 2017 8:12 AM 10

    Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced the expansion of Valve’s Steam Link to all of its 2016 and 2017 Smart TVs, including the recently released QLED TV line. Samsung is the first TV manufacturer to have this application live on its Smart TVs. Instead of connecting Steam Link hardware to the TV, this technology enables users to stream their favorite

  • Nokia 5 offline-only sales to begin on Independence Day, phone to seel at price of Rs 12,899

    August 14, 2017 7:07 AM 4

    Back in February, Nokia announced four phones at MWC 2017 -- the Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 and a re-incarnation of the Nokia 3310. The Nokia 3 and Nokia 3310 have already gone on sale in India. Now the Nokia 5 is set to hit retail stores on Independence Day, August 15. Offline pre-bookings for the Nokia 5 had already begun a few weeks ago on July 7. A few days later