Android

WhatsApp may soon allow chat history migration from iPhone to Android

The company had been exploring the possibility of using WhatsApp on multiple devices at the same time and the ability to migrate chat history between iOS and Android is part of this effort, the report said.

Apr 06, 2021, 13:41 PM IST

Replacing your old Android phone with a new one? Here's a checklist of top 5 things to do before switching over

Here's a checklist of top 5 things to do with your old Android phone before switching over to a new Android phone.

Mar 31, 2021, 13:11 PM IST

Android apps crashed for users, Google working on a fix

Google acknowledged issues with Gmail on Android on the Google Workspace status page, recommending using the desktop version until the issues are resolved.

Mar 23, 2021, 10:41 AM IST

Google Maps now gets a dark theme feature: Here’s how it looks

While Google has been testing the dark mode for Google Maps since September last year, the global rollout for Android users has begun now.  The night mode is meant to provide "your eyes a much-needed break" and help conserve battery life.

Mar 21, 2021, 14:29 PM IST

Good news for Google Pay users in India, now you can delete transaction history

The users can now view and delete individual transactions and activity records that they don't want used to personalise their Google Pay experience, by visiting account.google.com.

Mar 11, 2021, 17:13 PM IST

Twitter found a potential solution to its problematic image cropping issue

The company is working on fixing the problem by no more cropping the pictures

Mar 11, 2021, 15:59 PM IST

Bad News! WhatsApp to drop support for iPhones running this iOS, know more

Popular chatting app WhatsApp has stopped supporting the iPhones running on iOS 9. The report was published in the WeBetaInfo and said that the company is yet to update its FAQ page but iOS devices running on WhatsApp beta 2.21.50 will not be able to use the messenger app.

Mar 07, 2021, 11:56 AM IST

What is Spaces feature? Twitter starts testing it on Android after iOS

Meanwhile, some users have pointed out that Android users on Twitter, signing up for the app’s latest alpha or beta versions and then uninstalling and reinstalling the Twitter app will enable the feature. The Spaces feature for Android might give Clubhouse app a run for their money when it gets officially tested.

Feb 28, 2021, 13:07 PM IST

Nokia 3.4 launched in India at Rs 11,999; Check specifications and features

Nokia unlike other Chinese brands focus on build quality and giving a cleaner Android experience. The Nokia 3.4 does not get unnecessary advertisements that all the Chinese companies are pushing to the users. This makes a considerable option for those looking to buy a budget Android smartphone.

Feb 20, 2021, 16:21 PM IST

Share android apps with your friends in minutes using This Google feature

Google's Nearby Share feature is simple to use and efficient way to share your data. The feature was made public in December 2020. Google said that "Simply open Google Play, go to the "Share Apps" menu in "My Apps and Games", select the apps you want to share, and let your friend accept the incoming apps".

Feb 18, 2021, 18:24 PM IST

Motorola to come back with these new smartphones, all you need to know

Motorola is one of the biggest names in the mobile phone industry. The company who once reinvented the budget android smartphone category with its Moto G, went on to release unimpressive hardware in time. The company is planning to make a comeback this year with a number of new smartphones.

Feb 14, 2021, 17:36 PM IST

FAU-G goes global, game available on Google Play Store for users worldwide

FAU-G received a great appreciation as it crossed five million downloads within 24 hours of its launch. The reviews of the game have not been up to the mark as a lot of gamers have poorly described the game's features, graphics, and other specifications.

Feb 07, 2021, 00:19 AM IST

iPhone versus Android: Here are the six distinguishing features between them

Android phones might be ahead in terms of getting new features quickly but Apple tends to focus on its privacy features and providing clarity to users as to how their data gets used by internet companies. This is something that Android needs to work on.

Feb 05, 2021, 20:59 PM IST

Don't want your name on Truecaller? Follow these simple steps and unlist your phone number

Truecaller explains that the users can at any time opt-out from the company's database through its webpage. If you are a Truecaller user, you will first have to deactivate your account. Truecaller also advises that if a user has verified his/her number, then the user must first deactivate their account.

Jan 22, 2021, 18:00 PM IST

After launching laptops, VAIO plans to launch tablets in India in next six months

Vaio just made its comeback into the Indian market with two new laptops including the Vaio E15 and Vaio SE 15. VAIO will be launching tablets in India,  these tablets will not be linked to the Sony era of Vaio tablets. 

Jan 16, 2021, 23:37 PM IST

Free Fire Max: Know release date, other details and 4 simple steps to install on Android device

Free Fire Max is an updated version of popular Free Fire, multiplayer battle royale game offered by Garena.

Jan 13, 2021, 20:02 PM IST

WhatsApp to stop working on these smartphones from January 1: Full list of Android, iPhones

 WhatsApp can only be activated with one phone number on one device at a time.

Dec 29, 2020, 17:28 PM IST

WhatsApp to stop working on these iPhones, Android smartphones from January 1: Details here

Know how to find out OS running on your phone.

Dec 17, 2020, 13:29 PM IST

Annoyed with smartphone battery usage? Try these four tricks for a longer battery performance

Keeping the battery aspect in mind, several smartphone brands are flooding the market with powerful batteries.

Dec 15, 2020, 14:03 PM IST

Google Pay clarifies on money transfers fee in India --Here is what it said

Last week, Google had announced that it is launching a redesigned Google Pay app next year on Android and iOS, starting with the US, and that users will not be able to use the service on a web browser.

Nov 25, 2020, 14:37 PM IST