Motorola will not release a new smartwatch, Moto 360 successor doubtful

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Motorola has no plans to launch a new smartwatch anytime soon. A Motorola exec has confirmed that no new smartwatch has been planned for Android Wear 2.0 release next year. This means the future of a Moto 360 successor looks doubtful.
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These are Google Play’s best apps and games for 2016 globally and in India

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Google has announced the list of best games and apps for Android smartphones on Google Play during 2016. This list also includes best apps globally, in the U.S. and in India. Best App of the Year is Prisma and Best Game of the Year is Clash Royale. Continue reading “These are Google Play’s best apps and games for 2016 globally and in India”

Sony NW-A35 Walkman with Hi-Res Audio, Digital Noise Cancellation launched for Rs. 15990

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Sony has launched its new compact NW-A35 Walkman with Hi-Res digital noise canceling feature in India, which is the successor of NW-A25HN that was launched earlier this year. It has a 3.1-inch (800×480 pixels) WVGA TFT color LCD display and control buttons. It has Hi-Res audio and Sony’s proprietary DSEE technology to upscale compressed audio files to High-Resolution Audio and other features such as ClearAudio+, Clear Phase, Dynamic Normalizer, 6 band Equalizer and S-Master HX digital amp cuts distortion and noise across a wide range of frequencies for rich, full bodied sound. Continue reading “Sony NW-A35 Walkman with Hi-Res Audio, Digital Noise Cancellation launched for Rs. 15990”

Huawei confirms Android 7.0 Nougat update for range of smartphones, roll out begins Q1 2017

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Huawei introduced the Mate 9 and Mate 9 Pro flagship smartphones last month running Android 7.0 (Nougat) with Emotion UI 5.0. Recently the company confirmed the list of devices that will get Android Nougat update. Huawei plans to roll out Nougat update staring from Q1 2017 for its smartphones. Huawei Mate 8 and Huawei P9 smartphones will get the update first and few other devices will get it few weeks after that. Continue reading “Huawei confirms Android 7.0 Nougat update for range of smartphones, roll out begins Q1 2017”

Micromax, OYO team up to offer exclusive deals and discounts via native integration

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Micromax has partnered with OYO to offer an special discount offers, and a seamless booking experience to former’s customers. Under this partnership, Micromax users will be able to avail exclusive deals through their Micromax handsets and also get instant updates for exclusive OYO offers. Continue reading “Micromax, OYO team up to offer exclusive deals and discounts via native integration”

Moto G4 gets Rs. 2000 discount, Moto G4 Play buyers get Rs. 1000 cashback as gift card on Amazon

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Moto is running a new offer on Amazon that offers flat Rs. 2000 discount on purchase of both Moto G4 16GB and 32GB variants. Moto G4 Play is also getting a new offer that lets buyers get Rs. 1000 cashback as Amazon Gift card. Continue reading “Moto G4 gets Rs. 2000 discount, Moto G4 Play buyers get Rs. 1000 cashback as gift card on Amazon”

Brainwavz Alpha In-Ear Earphones Review

brainwavz-alpha-review-1Self professed audiophiles that we are, we were quite excited to hear that Brainwavz Audio had launched their Alpha earphones in India. Well known and regarded around the world as affordable yet high quality IEMs, we couldn’t wait to get our hands on them. Fast forward a few weeks and here’s our long term impressions of the earphones. Continue reading “Brainwavz Alpha In-Ear Earphones Review”

Google Hangouts v15 gets GIF keyboard support on Android 7.1

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Google has started rolling out GIF Keyboard support for Hangouts on Android 7.1 devices. The update which bumps the app to version 15 allows users to send GIFs and spruce up your daily conversation.

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HMD Global announces official entry into mobile market, will bring Nokia Android smartphones in H1 2017

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Earlier this year Nokia announced that it will be back to the worldwide mobile phone and tablet market and granted exclusive global license to HMD Global, a new company based in Finland to sell Nokia-branded feature phones, Android smartphones and tablets for the next ten years. Last month HMD Global announced its appearance at the MWC that is scheduled between February 27th and March 2nd in Barcelona. Continue reading “HMD Global announces official entry into mobile market, will bring Nokia Android smartphones in H1 2017”

WD My Passport 3TB (2016) Review

wd-mypassport-3tb-2016-2Western Digital or WD as it is commonly called is a house hold name when it comes to storage products. From the old full size external hard drives, cloud connected drives to the present day 2.5″ Passport sized drives, the company has a product for everyone. With the colorful new My Passport refresh, WD seems to be aiming at a more youthful demographic. Read on for the review where we’ll talk about both the design element as well as the drive performance. Continue reading “WD My Passport 3TB (2016) Review”

LG elevates home appliances head Jo Seong-jin as CEO

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LG has announced that Jo Seong-jin, the head of its Home Appliance & Air Solution (H&A) Company has been promoted to the position of sole Chief Executive Office (CEO). He will be responsible all of LG Electronics’ business units including the H&A Company, Mobile Communications, Home Entertainment and Vehicle Components and oversight of over 120 operations around the world. Continue reading “LG elevates home appliances head Jo Seong-jin as CEO”

Reliance Jio Happy New Year Offer has 1GB FUP limit per day, new 1GB and 6GB vouchers introduced

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Reliance Jio today announced new “Happy New Year” for those who are signing up from 4th December 2016 and also said that old customers who are under Welcome offer and new customers will be upgraded to the new offer from 1st January 2017, and will continue to enjoy free Data, Voice, Video and the full bouquet of Jio applications and content till March 31st 2017. Continue reading “Reliance Jio Happy New Year Offer has 1GB FUP limit per day, new 1GB and 6GB vouchers introduced”