Google confirms Android 7.0 ‘N’ as Android Nougat

Android 7.0 Nougat

Google announced Android ‘N’ back in March this year, ahead of Google I/O and also released a developer preview. It even launched a new micro site and asked for suggestions from users before finalizing a name for Android N. Now it has finally confirmed the name of Android ‘N’ as Nougat. Version has also been confirmed as 7.0. Continue reading “Google confirms Android 7.0 ‘N’ as Android Nougat”

Google Maps for Android will now let you add multiple destinations

Google Maps multi waypoints

Google Maps for Android has received an update (via) that lets you add multi waypoint directions to your desired destination for easier navigation. The latest update bumps the app to version 9.31.2 Continue reading “Google Maps for Android will now let you add multiple destinations”

iBall Andi5G Blink 4G with Android 6.0 launched for Rs. 5999

iBall Andi 5G Blink 4G

iBall has launched Andi 5G Blink 4G, it’s latest 4G smartphone which is also the company’s first smartphone running Android 6.0 (Marshmallow). It has a 5-inch FWVGA screen, is powered by a quad-core MediaTek SoC, has a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. It has support for 21 regional languages with read & write support.

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Wileyfox Spark, Spark+ and Spark X with Cyanogen OS 13, 4G LTE announced

Wileyfox Spark

Wileyfox, a smartphone brand based in the UK has introduced Spark, Spark+ and Spark X, its latest smartphones running on the Cyanogen OS 13 based on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) in the new Spark series. These have a 720p screen, are powered by a Quad-Core MediaTek MT6735 SoC, pack a 8-megapixel front camera, and come with dual SIM support along with 4G LTE connectivity. Continue reading “Wileyfox Spark, Spark+ and Spark X with Cyanogen OS 13, 4G LTE announced”

Google Expeditions VR Android app now available to everyone, coming soon to iPhone and iPad

Google Expeditions for Android

Google Expeditions, a virtual reality teaching tool built with Google Cardboard was introduced for educational purposes through Expeditions Pioneer Program, back in September last year. Google has now made the Expeditions app available to all the Android users. The company said that more than a million students from 11 countries have taken one of 200+ virtual reality trips. Continue reading “Google Expeditions VR Android app now available to everyone, coming soon to iPhone and iPad”

Top 5 features of Flyme that makes it one of the most unique and intuitive OS

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In this article, we will be taking a look at the latest version of Flyme and the top 5 features that make it the most unique and intuitive OS on smartphones currently. We will be testing Flyme 5.1.3.2G which is based on Android 5.1 Lollipop.

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Micromax Canvas Unite 4 and Canvas Unite 4 Pro launched for Rs. 6999 and Rs. 7499

Micromax Canvas Unite 4

Micromax has launched Canvas Unite 4 and Canvas Unite 4 Pro, two new smartphones in the Canvas Unite series that have Indus OS 2.0 with support for 12 regional languages and text-to-speech in 6 Indian languages – Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali and Telugu. This works on text on browser, WhatsApp and SMS that lets you talk, type, and text in native language. Both these have a 5-inch HD screen, pack a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 5-megapixel front-facing camera, fingerprint sensor and come with 4G LTE connectivity. Continue reading “Micromax Canvas Unite 4 and Canvas Unite 4 Pro launched for Rs. 6999 and Rs. 7499”

Lyf Earth 2 with 5-inch 1080p display, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 21599

Reliance Lyf Earth 2

Reliance Retail has launched Lyf Earth 2, successor of the Earth 1 that was launched earlier this year. It has a 5-inch 1080p screen with 2.5D curved glass display, 72.1% screen-to-body ratio, is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 615 SoC and runs on Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop). It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, Laser autofocus and has a 13-megapixel front-facing camera, phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF) for quick focus in 0.1 seconds and LED flash. It also lets you use voice commands for capturing selfies, switching between front and rear cameras and more. Continue reading “Lyf Earth 2 with 5-inch 1080p display, fingerprint sensor, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 21599”

Lyf Flame 5 with 4-inch display, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 3999

Reliance Lyf Flame 5

Reliance Retail has launched Lyf Flame 5, the company’s latest budget 4G smartphone with VoLTE in the Flame, after launching the Lyf Flame 6 smartphone earlier this month. It has a 4-inch WVGA screen, is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor, runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) and has a 2-megapixel front-facing camera, similar to the Lyf Flame 6, but this has a 5-megapixel auto focus rear camera with LED flash. Continue reading “Lyf Flame 5 with 4-inch display, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 3999”

Google tipped to release own branded phone by end of 2016

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Google is not responsible for the Nexus smartphones when it comes to manufacturing and design. However, a new report from The Telegraph says the company is set to release own branded smartphone by the end of this year. Continue reading “Google tipped to release own branded phone by end of 2016”

OPPO A37 with 5-inch display, 4G LTE, 7.6mm slim body launched in India for Rs. 11990

OPPO A37

OPPO unveiled its entry-level A37 smartphone for global markets earlier. Now it has launched the smartphone in India. It has a 5-inch HD screen with 2.5D arc edge glass, is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 410 SoC, runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) with ColorOS 3.0, comes with a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. Continue reading “OPPO A37 with 5-inch display, 4G LTE, 7.6mm slim body launched in India for Rs. 11990”

YouTube mobile app will soon offer Live Streaming

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At the Vidcon event in California, YouTube announced plans to bring live streaming right into the main Youtube mobile app which means that the world’s largest video site will now take on FaceBook Live and Periscope. You need to just tap the capture button within the app, select a thumbnail, pick a title and you would go live.

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