Microsoft to end support for Office Android apps on Chromebook in September

Back in 2016, Google rolled out Play Store support for Chromebook, allowing users to install Android apps. Microsoft was one such company that offered Office Android app on Chromebooks. Now, the company is all set to end support for it next month. Continue reading “Microsoft to end support for Office Android apps on Chromebook in September”

Zoom update adds Focus Mode, Transfer Meetings, Limit Screen Sharing and more

At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown, video conferencing applications like Zoom became very popular among users and saw a surge in usage. The company has been adding new features with every update and similarly, now, the latest update adds new features like Focus Mode, Transfer Meetings, and more. Continue reading “Zoom update adds Focus Mode, Transfer Meetings, Limit Screen Sharing and more”

TIMEX FIT 2.0 smartwatch with Bluetooth calling, SpO2 and BP monitoring launched for Rs. 5995

Smartwatches are becoming popular among users a lot and a lot of brands are launching new smartwatches lately. Timex, the company popular for its watch line up, has also launched its smartwatch in India – TIMEX FIT 2.0. Continue reading “TIMEX FIT 2.0 smartwatch with Bluetooth calling, SpO2 and BP monitoring launched for Rs. 5995”

realme C21Y with 6.5-inch HD+ display, UNISOC T610 SoC, 5000mAh battery launched in India starting at Rs. 8999

Earlier last month, realme announced its C21Y smartphone with an HD+ display, UNISOC T610 SoC in Vietnam. Following that, now the company has launched the smartphone in India. As for the specifications, the realme C21Y sports a 6.5-inch HD+ dewdrop display with a resolution of 1600 x 720 pixels and 400 nits maximum brightness. Continue reading “realme C21Y with 6.5-inch HD+ display, UNISOC T610 SoC, 5000mAh battery launched in India starting at Rs. 8999”

Facebook is testing Reels within Facebook app in the US

Short-form videos are becoming popular among users recently, thanks to platforms like Reels, YouTube Shorts, etc. Last year, Facebook started rolling out Reels on Instagram which is a short-form video platform, and expanded it to many countries. Following that now, the company is now testing Reels on the Facebook app. Continue reading “Facebook is testing Reels within Facebook app in the US”

India smartphone market shipments set to hit a record high in 2021; 100 million+ shipments expected: Report

Recently, Counterpoint released the statistics for India smartphone market shipments for Q2 2021 which showed the shipments grew 82% YoY to reach over 33 million units in Q2 2021. Following that now, another report from Counterpoint suggests that the India smartphone market shipments are set to hit a record high. Continue reading “India smartphone market shipments set to hit a record high in 2021; 100 million+ shipments expected: Report”

WhatsApp testing 90 days option for Disappearing Messages feature

Back in November last year, WhatsApp introduced the 7 days option for Disappearing Messages feature, and the company has been working on expanding the feature to include a 24-hour option as well. Now, WhatsApp is reportedly testing a new option for this feature. Continue reading “WhatsApp testing 90 days option for Disappearing Messages feature”

Fossil Gen 6 Wear OS smartwatch with 1.28-inch OLED display, Snapdragon 4100+ SoC surfaces [Update: To be announced on Aug 30]

Update, 28th August 2021 – The launch teaser for the upcoming Fossil Gen 6 smartwatch is live on the company’s website and it will be officially unveiled sometime on Monday, August 30th, 2021. We should know more details soon. Continue reading “Fossil Gen 6 Wear OS smartwatch with 1.28-inch OLED display, Snapdragon 4100+ SoC surfaces [Update: To be announced on Aug 30]”

Qualcomm Flight RB5 5G Platform with mmWave support for 5G drones announced

In recent years, the advancement in 5G technology has been tremendous as it enables a wide range of capabilities and products. On similar lines, Qualcomm today has announced its Flight RB5 5G platform for the next generation 5G drones. Continue reading “Qualcomm Flight RB5 5G Platform with mmWave support for 5G drones announced”

India TWS headset shipment grew 68% YoY in Q2 2021; boAt leads with 37% share: Counterpoint

True wireless earbuds have become popular among users and there are a lot of models for consumers to choose from. Thanks to a large number of sales, a new report released by Counterpoint shows that the TWS shipments in India grew 68% YoY in Q2 2021. Continue reading “India TWS headset shipment grew 68% YoY in Q2 2021; boAt leads with 37% share: Counterpoint”

Moto G60s with 6.8-inch FHD+ 120Hz display, Helio G95 SoC, 5000mAh battery, 50W fast charging announced

Motorola has been constantly updating its lineup of smartphones lately and on similar lines, now the company has announced a new smartphone – Moto G60s with a 6.8-inch display, 50W fast charging, and more. Continue reading “Moto G60s with 6.8-inch FHD+ 120Hz display, Helio G95 SoC, 5000mAh battery, 50W fast charging announced”

Sony BRAVIA XR 77A80J 77-inch and 85X85J 85-inch 4K OLED TVs with Cognitive Processor XR launched in India

Sony’s Bravia line up of televisions is known for its stunning picture quality. Expanding the line up, Sony has launched two new OLED televisions in India – BRAVIA XR 77A80J 77-inch and 85X85J 77-inch 4K models, which come with support for Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos, IMAX Enhanced, and more. Continue reading “Sony BRAVIA XR 77A80J 77-inch and 85X85J 85-inch 4K OLED TVs with Cognitive Processor XR launched in India”

India to host the first Internet Governance Forum 2021 in October

The Government of India has announced it will host the first India Internet Governance Forum (IIGF) 2021 starting October 20th, 2021. It was announced in a Press Conference, organized at Electronics Niketan, New Delhi. Continue reading “India to host the first Internet Governance Forum 2021 in October”

Google Tensor SoC is reportedly the Samsung Exynos 9855 SoC

Last week, Google teased its latest line up of Pixel smartphones – Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro, with its new custom Google Tensor SoC. While not much detail on the Tensor SoC was shared by the company, new reports suggest that the custom Google SoC is reportedly an Exynos 9855 SoC. Continue reading “Google Tensor SoC is reportedly the Samsung Exynos 9855 SoC”