FoneArena Labs: Introducing our all new battery test
October 23, 2014 – 10:00 am | No Comment

We heard you! And, we are giving you what you asked for. One of the most requested features by our readers was the battery life test. The sheer number of appeals that we receive every …

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Rovio’s RETRY game released for Android and global iOS users
October 23, 2014 – 12:36 pm | No Comment
Rovio’s RETRY game released for Android and global iOS users

Angry Birds creator Rovio released a new game called RETRY, an 8-bit game similar to the Flappy Bird back in May for limited iOS users. Now the game is available for iOS users globally and …

Gmail 5.0 for Android to support Yahoo, Outlook and other email accounts
October 20, 2014 – 3:48 pm | No Comment
Gmail 5.0 for Android to support Yahoo, Outlook and other email accounts

Google is planning to release Gmail v5.0 for Android with support for all other email accounts like Yahoo and Outlook, a leaked promo video reveals. You can switch between either accounts by a simple swipe or …

BBM gets ephemeral messaging with new Timed Messages feature
October 20, 2014 – 2:40 pm | No Comment
BBM gets ephemeral messaging with new Timed Messages feature

BlackBerry has introduced new Timed Messages feature in BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) that lets you set a  timer to control how long messages and pictures you share with contacts can be viewed. There are been several ephemeral messaging apps after …

Google Keyboard v3.2 update adds 8 languages including Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and more
October 17, 2014 – 1:59 pm | No Comment
Google Keyboard v3.2 update adds 8 languages including Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and more

Google has updated its keyboard app to version 3.2 that adds several languages and brings fixes. It adds 8 additional languages including, Bengali (India), Hindi (Compact), Kannada (India), Malayalam (India), Marathi (India), Tamil (India), Tamil (Singapore), …

LINE Messenger finally released for iPad
October 16, 2014 – 12:45 pm | No Comment
LINE Messenger finally released for iPad

LINE Corporation has finally released its first iPad app for LINE Messenger. You can login with your registered email and password to login, but you can create an account using the app yet. You can …

Angry Birds Transformers for iPhone and iPad now available for Download
October 14, 2014 – 7:51 pm | No Comment
Angry Birds Transformers for iPhone and iPad now available for Download

Rovio, creators of popular Angry Birds game has launched Angry Birds Transformers for the iPhone and iPad, a day earlier than expected. The game was announced back in June. It would launch for the Android platform on …

Redmi 1S v45 OTA update fixes heating issues, improves RAM management for Indian users
October 14, 2014 – 7:49 am | No Comment
Redmi 1S v45 OTA update fixes heating issues, improves RAM management for Indian users

Xiaomi has finally rolled out an update for Indian users that fixes several issues, including heating issues with improved thermal control algorithm to regulate temperature, improved RAM availability in MIUI  to prevent background apps getting killed , …

Official IRCTC app released for Android
October 13, 2014 – 12:19 pm | No Comment
Official IRCTC app released for Android

IRCTC has finally launched the official app for Android called IRCTC Connect. Last year IRCTC app was launched for Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 devices developed in partnership with Microsoft and it was launched by BlackBerry for BlackBerry …

HTC One M8 v3.28.401.6 update with Eye experience starts rolling out in Europe
October 10, 2014 – 12:59 pm | No Comment
HTC One M8 v3.28.401.6 update with Eye experience starts rolling out in Europe

HTC unveiled the Desire EYE smartphone with a new Eye experience yesterday. It promised to bring the Eye experience to other HTC smartphones, including the company’s current flagship, HTC One (M8). Now the company has started …

SwiftKey 5.1 Beta for Android adds 13 new Indian languages
October 9, 2014 – 8:20 pm | No Comment
SwiftKey 5.1 Beta for Android adds 13 new Indian languages

SwitKey has finally released a new beta version of the Android app after a long time, after they have made it free. The first v5.1 Beta version adds 13 new Indian languages including, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, …

Cars: Fast as Lightning released for Android, iPhone and iPad
October 9, 2014 – 5:30 pm | No Comment
Cars: Fast as Lightning released for Android, iPhone and iPad

Gameloft unveiled Cars: Fast As Lightning a dual-genre racing and simulation game at the E3 2014 back in June. Now the game is available for download for Android and iOS platforms and would be available for …

HTC Zoe 1.0 released for Android, coming to iOS later this year
October 9, 2014 – 7:07 am | No Comment
HTC Zoe 1.0 released for Android, coming to iOS later this year

HTC released Zoe (Beta) for select Android smartphones running Android 4.4 on Google Play back in August. The Zoe app is out of Beta and is available for more Android smartphones. The latest update brings new design and …

HERE Maps Beta for Android now available for Samsung smartphones
October 8, 2014 – 5:55 pm | No Comment
HERE Maps Beta for Android now available for Samsung smartphones

Back in August HERE announced its partnership with Samsung to launch HERE (beta) exclusively for the Samsung Galaxy devices. Now the app is available for Samsung smartphones. It has offline turn-by-turn navigation, live traffic info, location …

Opera Mini arrives for Samsung Gear S smartwatch
October 7, 2014 – 12:44 pm | No Comment
Opera Mini arrives for Samsung Gear S smartwatch

Samsung Gear S Tizen-based smartwatch has got the first web browser – Opera Mini. The Samsung Gear S is the company’s latest smartwatch that can also makes calls independently. The Opera Mini on Gear S …

Google Play Newsstand updated with Material Design UI
October 3, 2014 – 2:48 pm | No Comment
Google Play Newsstand updated with Material Design UI

Months after updating the Play Store with Material Design UI, Google has updated the Google Play Newsstand app with the new Material Design user interface. This brings bigger images, more contextual headers and smoother transitions. It has more …