Smartphone widget to empower sleep-monitoring apps

Researchers have developed an Android sleep monitoring app widget that will not only serve as a data capturing tool but also provide visual reminders of the user's activities and sleep patterns.

Facebook Lite: A toned-down app, built to run smoothly even on entry-level Android phones
Facebook Lite: A toned-down app, built to run smoothly even on entry-level Android phones

The app is based on Snaptu, Facebook`s feature phone client.

Cheapest Android phone by Jivi launched at Rs 1,999

Jivi on Thursday launched Jivi JSP 20 smartphone at a price tag of mere Rs 1,999. This makes Jivi smartphone the cheapest Android OS phone in India.

Spice launches SIM-enabled smartwatch for Rs 3,999

To be launched exclusively with HomeShop18 from July 11, the 'Smart Pulse M 9010' features a 4-cm touchscreen.

Google partners Micromax,others for sub-$100 smartphone by Oct

Android One will provide smartphones that are high quality, affordable and come with reasonable data plans.

BSNL unveils Bharat phone for common man

State-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) Friday unveiled a low-cost version of its smart phone, with e-governance applications for common man.

Nokia launches Android phone 'X'; priced at Rs 8,599

Finnish handset giant Nokia Monday launched its much awaited Android-based smartphone 'X' in India for Rs 8,599, aimed at protecting its turf in the fiercely competitive market.

Nokia X Android phone launched in India for Rs 8,599

Finnish phone maker Nokia on Monday launched its much expected Android phone 'Nokia X' in India with a price tag of Rs 8,500.

Spice Smart Flo Poise Mi 451 super-slim android phone launched at Rs 5,499

The phone offers a 3.2 mega-pixel rear camera with LED flash and a front-facing 1.3 MP camera.

Nokia's Android phone to be priced at $110 approximately?

Nokia will showcase the new phone at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

Nokia likely to unveil low-cost Android phone this month

Nokia will showcase the new phone at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on February 24th.

Nokia likely to unveil Android phone Normandy on Feb 24

According to the listing on the site, Nokia Normandy comes with a 4-inch (854x480) display, a 5MP camera, runs on Android 4.4 KitKat and Qualcomm's 1GHz dual-core Snapdragon 200 processor.

New smart device monitors pollution levels inside homes to keep you healthy

A smart air monitoring device, Birdi, has been developed to monitor air quality, everyday health hazards, pollution and emergencies like fire and carbon monoxide so you can stay connected and protected in your home.

Google let users create their own Street View experience

Internet giant Google Inc has launched a new Street View feature for users to build their own Street View experiences.

Mixed reactions over Nokia-Microsoft deal

Early Tuesday morning, Nokia announced the merger in a press release on its website, and triggered quick follow-up reports from media.

Why Nokia didn't sell its patents to Microsoft

Nokia may have sold its handset business to Microsoft Corp, but by hanging on to its valuable patent portfolio, the Finnish company could also get a big future payoff at the expense of Android phone makers.

Smart Namo: Android phone dedicated to Narendra Modi

Smart Namo, an Android phone dedicated to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is soon going to hit the Indian market.

3D-printed robot cracks smartphone`s four-digit PIN code in less than 20 hours

A cheap 3-D printed robot is capable of breaking a typical Android phone`s 4-digit lock in less than 20 hours.

Facebook `Home` bogs down access to other apps

Facebook`s new mobile software `Home` that takes over the homescreen of an Android phone bogs down access to other apps that can be annoying for some users.

`Always on` nature of Facebook`s `Home` sparks privacy concerns

Facebook`s newly released Home software for Android phones could `destroy the privacy of users`, industry watchers have warned.