Google Assistant is now available on the iPhone

The rumors of Google Assistant coming to the iOS is indeed true. Google, today at its I/O developer conference in Mountain View announced that the Assistant will be available on the iPhone. Google’s Assistant takes on Apple’s Siri directly and it will be interesting to see who wins this battle.

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Google’s Assistant has third-party integrations and is capable of handling complicated queries. Google Assistant also allows you to control your connected devices thanks to Google’s new partnerships with third-party companies. Continue reading “Google Assistant is now available on the iPhone”

Android surpasses 2 billion monthly active devices

Google CEO Sundar Pichai at Google I/O in Mountain View announced that the company has passed 2 billion active devices on its Android platform.

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The growth is quite astonishing considering that Google has added nearly 400 million devices powered by its mobile operating system since September 2015 when it last reported this figure. Continue reading “Android surpasses 2 billion monthly active devices”

Samsung’s new Gear VR and controller will go on sale on April 21, priced at $129

Samsung announced its first Gear VR headset with controller powered by Oculus at its Mobile World Congress press conference in Barcelona. Today, at its Galaxy S8 unpacked event, the company has announced the pricing and the availability details of the product.

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The new Samsung Gear VR will be available from April 21st and the device will cost you $129 in the United States. If you already own a Gear VR then you can get the controller separately for $39. Continue reading “Samsung’s new Gear VR and controller will go on sale on April 21, priced at $129”

Samsung introduces new Gear 360 with refined design and 4K video capability

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Samsung has announced a new Samsung Gear 360 along with its latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. The South Korean company has refined the design language of its Gear 360 camera and the newest version comes with enhanced features for high quality content. Continue reading “Samsung introduces new Gear 360 with refined design and 4K video capability”

How to get Jio Prime membership offer

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Reliance Industries Chairman and Managing Director, Mukesh Ambani recently announced that Jio had crossed 100 million customers and launched Jio Prime membership. Jio Prime is basically an annual membership scheme for Jio users, which will enable them to enjoy a host of services for a nominal charge of INR 99 per year. Continue reading “How to get Jio Prime membership offer”

10 new Nokia 3310 features

Nokia has re-introduced the iconic 3310 at the ongoing Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona. The featurephone proved to be one of the most popular models during its time with Nokia managing to sell more than 126 million units across the globe.

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The 2017 version of the Nokia 3310 comes with certain improvements and brings some new features. Here’s a list of top 10 features that are new to the Nokia 3310 as compared to the original model. Continue reading “10 new Nokia 3310 features”

Samsung announces new Gear VR with Controller

Samsung has announced its first Gear VR headset with controller powered by Oculus at its Mobile World Congress press conference in Barcelona. It’s safe to assume that the new virtual reality product will not only make it easier to consume VR content but will also expand the ecosystem.

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The new Gear VR controller features an ergonomic, curved design, which offers one-hand control and users can have better interaction. Continue reading “Samsung announces new Gear VR with Controller”

Nokia 3310 is back with improved design, priced at 49 Euros

Nokia 3310 is back! Today, at its Mobile World Congress 2017 press conference in Barcelona, the company re-introduced one of the most popular models ever launched – Nokia 3310.

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Nokia 3310 was first launched in September 2000 and ever since then the company has sold 126 million units of the original 3310. As a part of its comeback strategy, HMD Global, which now makes the Nokia branded smartphones has re-launched the 3310 with improved design. Continue reading “Nokia 3310 is back with improved design, priced at 49 Euros”

Nokia 5 is official, runs Android and costs 189 Euros

Nokia is officially making a comeback into the smartphone market. The Finish company at its Mobile World Congress press event in Barcelona revealed its newest mid-range smartphone.

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The Nokia 5 sports a 5.2-inch HD sculpted Corning Gorilla Glass display and as expected, the form fact of the smartphone resembles that of the old Lumia phones. Nokia claims that the device has a perfect 3D shape back, which is made up of single piece aluminium, which according to the company gives the phone added durability.

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How to AirPlay and Mirror content from your Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

AirPlay is Apple’s implementation that allows its product users to wirelessly stream audio, video, photos or device screen between devices.

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Today, to those of you who don’t know how it’s done, we’ll tell you how to stream or mirror content on AirPlay enabled device from your Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Continue reading “How to AirPlay and Mirror content from your Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod touch”

How to save memory on your Apple iPhone

The storage space on the Apple iPhone’s are always at a premium and if you are searching for this article then you already know the value of it and more so if you happen to have the entry level 16GB variant. The “not enough storage” message quite often pops up on our iPhones whenever we try to download large apps or shoot high quality footage. This is not only frustrating, but also hinders the overall user experience of the smartphone.

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So, we decided to put together certain tips that will help you free up some space on your Apple iPhone. None of these simple tricks require you to jailbreak your iPhone or put your iPhone out of warranty. It’s completely risk free and you can go ahead and try them. Continue reading “How to save memory on your Apple iPhone”

Top 10 iPhone 7 tips and tricks

The latest generation iPhone is one of the best smartphones currently available in the market and that’s beyond any shadow of doubt. While you are getting used to not having a 3.5mm audio jack, there’s a lot more unique offering that comes packed with Apple’s newest smartphone.

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We have made an attempt to compile a list of things that you may not know. Continue reading “Top 10 iPhone 7 tips and tricks”

How the ban on Rs.500 and Rs.1000 notes will affect e-commerce industry

The Government of India in a brave move have demonetized Rs.500 and Rs.1000 currency notes in order to fight corruption and black money issue in the country.

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The historic move is expected to contribute greatly towards nation building, but the transition phase will not be easy. One of the sectors that will be largely affected is the e-commerce industry in India. Continue reading “How the ban on Rs.500 and Rs.1000 notes will affect e-commerce industry”

Samsung recall about 2.8 million washing machines for risk of explosion

On the back of the Galaxy Note 7 explosion saga, the company’s washing machines are in the news for the very same reason. Samsung Electronics and the product safety officials in the United States have announced a recall of about 2.8 million washing machines.

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The latest recall is another dent in the South Korean manufacturer’s reputation. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, the top of the washing machine could detach during the use, which of course is a big risk for consumer safety. Continue reading “Samsung recall about 2.8 million washing machines for risk of explosion”

Apple finally announces new MacBook Pro, comes with Touch Bar and TouchID

The much awaited MacBook  overhaul is finally here. Apple’s “Hello Again” event in Cupertino saw the unveiling of the brand new MacBook Pro models.

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Apple’s new 2016 MacBook pro is completely redesigned and according to Phil Schiller, the new MBP is ‘incredibly extreme’ with metal on all the sides. Continue reading “Apple finally announces new MacBook Pro, comes with Touch Bar and TouchID”