Android

Facebook 'Local' to bring together restaurants, bars for users

"The new app, helps you easily find what to do, where to go, where to eat, or what you need -- all recommended by the people you know and trust," Aditya Koolwal, Product Manager, "Local," was quoted as saying

Nov 11, 2017, 13:39 PM IST
India among top 7 countries at high ramsomeware risk: Sophos

India among top 7 countries at high ramsomeware risk: Sophos

According to "SophosLabs 2018 Malware Forecast" by global network and endpoint security leader Sophos, two types of Android attack methods are emerging -- locking the phone without encrypting data and locking the phone while encrypting the data. 

Nov 04, 2017, 16:55 PM IST
Now you can send feedback to Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah through this app

Now you can send feedback to Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah through this app

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of digitising India, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah launched an application to reach out the netizens.

Nov 03, 2017, 00:35 AM IST
WhatsApp confirms group voice calls in latest update

WhatsApp confirms group voice calls in latest update

According to WaBetaInfo, a popular website that tests new WhatsApp features early, the 2.17.70 beta WhatsApp update has confirmed group calls.

Oct 22, 2017, 11:11 AM IST
Aadhaar rivals growth of Windows, Android, Facebook: Satya Nadella

Aadhaar rivals growth of Windows, Android, Facebook: Satya Nadella

Nadella, in his book 'Hit Refresh', which was released during the ongoing Microsoft Ignite 2017 conference, has praised India's leap forward in the digital and technological arena.

Sep 26, 2017, 12:46 PM IST
Android users to soon manage chat data storage on WhatsApp

Android users to soon manage chat data storage on WhatsApp

The function is available on the latest v2.17.340 beta version of WhatsApp.

Sep 19, 2017, 12:46 PM IST

New Google Feed to improve Search experience for Indian users

The update will help users tune the flow of news and information from the web to their smartphones.

Sep 08, 2017, 13:55 PM IST
Capture 360-degree photos using Facebook app

Capture 360-degree photos using Facebook app

Making 360-degree photos more of a common experience, Facebook has rolled out an update letting users capture 360-degree photos using its in-app camera.

Aug 24, 2017, 16:05 PM IST
Lost your precious smartphone? Here is how you can trace it!

Lost your precious smartphone? Here is how you can trace it!

In order to make sure that your device can be spotted, go into Google Settings, then Security. If not already activated, turn on the ''Remote 'locate this device'' option.

Aug 13, 2017, 18:09 PM IST
Intex launches 43-inch UHD 'smart' TV at Rs 52,990

Intex launches 43-inch UHD 'smart' TV at Rs 52,990

Expanding its `smart` TV portfolio, domestic consumers electronics brand Intex Technologies on Tuesday launched a 43-inch ultra high-definition (UHD) TV.

Aug 08, 2017, 16:44 PM IST
This 'smart' case lets you enjoy Android on your iPhone

This 'smart' case lets you enjoy Android on your iPhone

Delhi-based e-commerce platform Yerha.com on Friday launched 'Mesuit', an iPhone, dual-sim 'smart case' that runs both iOS and Android operating system simultaneously.
 

Aug 04, 2017, 18:41 PM IST
Tackling Malware attacks: Google introduces 'panic button' feature in Android

Tackling Malware attacks: Google introduces 'panic button' feature in Android

Some malware has been successful in dodging from the inflexible security measures and victoriously entering the Google Play app store. 

Jul 17, 2017, 20:00 PM IST

Truecaller introduces 'Flash Messaging' feature on iOS

Truecaller on Monday rolled out its latest update to iOS, bringing its `Flash Messaging` feature to iPhones.

Jul 05, 2017, 00:03 AM IST
Twitter now filters Direct Messages from unknown followers

Twitter now filters Direct Messages from unknown followers

Twitter has added a new feature to Direct Messages (DMs) that will now filter DMs from unknown followers.

May 31, 2017, 12:16 PM IST
Google Android OS installed on 2 bn active devices

Google Android OS installed on 2 bn active devices

Google`s Android operating system has reached a milestone by powering 2 billion monthly active devices around the world, the company said.

May 18, 2017, 11:15 AM IST
Google introduces new ''style ideas'' feature on Image Search

Google introduces new ''style ideas'' feature on Image Search

Image Search is full of pictures to help users find places to travel, items to purchase or shots of one`s favourite celebrities, art and memes.

Apr 14, 2017, 13:01 PM IST
Airtel arm launches Android-enabled set top box

Airtel arm launches Android-enabled set top box

Airtel Digital TV, the DTH arm of Bharti Airtel, on Wednesday launched an Android-enabled set top box (STB) that will allow consumers to watch online content on television besides regular satellite channels.

Apr 12, 2017, 20:18 PM IST
What is the strange rocket button icon doing on Facebook?

What is the strange rocket button icon doing on Facebook?

Social networking giant Facebook recently added a new icon.

Apr 04, 2017, 17:40 PM IST
Starbucks introduces mobile payment option; unveils new 'Mobile App'

Starbucks introduces mobile payment option; unveils new 'Mobile App'

Tata Starbucks Private Limited on Wednesday introduced the Starbucks® India mobile app across the country, giving customers a fast and convenient way to pay for in-store purchases and earn Stars through the loyalty program using their mobile device.

Mar 15, 2017, 17:26 PM IST
Microsoft's Teams available to all Office 365 users for free

Microsoft's Teams available to all Office 365 users for free

A limited preview of Teams was rolled out in November last year and was positioned as a rival to Slack.

Mar 15, 2017, 11:20 AM IST