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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

Indus OS partners with Karbonn Mobiles

Multi-lingual domestic operating system brand Indus OS on Wednesday announced its partnership with Karbonn Mobiles to provide a better experience for users pan-India.

Oct 06, 2016, 11:12 AM IST

Linux operating systems vulnerable to cyber attacks: Report

Researchers from University of California-Riverside have identified a weakness in the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) of all Linux operating systems that enables attackers to remotely hijack users` internet communications.

Aug 10, 2016, 17:34 PM IST

MARK 1 maker CREO unveils first update for FUEL OS

Bengaluru - based consumer technology company CREO on Friday rolled out its first software update for its indigenous Android-based Operating System "FUEL OS" which powers its flagship smartphone Mark 1.

May 13, 2016, 16:13 PM IST

EU opens new Google battle with Android charges

The EU opened a new front against Google on Wednesday, slapping the US giant with anti-trust charges alleging it had abused the dominance of its Android mobile phone operating system.

Apr 20, 2016, 17:07 PM IST

Apple iOS 9 comes with selfie folder

There is some great new for the selfie lovers. Now, with iOS 9 they would not have to bother themselves with sifting the self-portraits out of all other pictures as the new operating system comes with a dedicated folder for selfies.

Sep 20, 2015, 16:39 PM IST

Indian govt to launch its own operating system for official use

Indian government is all set to release a new and improved version of the operating system (OS), named Bharat Operating System Solutions or BOSS this month.

Sep 15, 2015, 10:13 AM IST

Android flaw lets hackers control your phone

Yet another security flaw for android users has been discovered that might affect 90 million android users across the globe.

Aug 24, 2015, 14:38 PM IST

Micromax to develop its own OS across platforms

The company’s software team in Bengaluru is believed to be developing the forked Android OS and about 75 people in design teams have been acquired from Nokia’s R&D in Beijing.

Aug 24, 2015, 09:21 AM IST

Xiaomi launches upgraded OS 'MIUI 7' in India

Chinese handset maker Xiaomi Wednesday launched upgraded version of Android-based operating system 'MIUI 7' in India.

Aug 19, 2015, 18:52 PM IST

Google's Android update: code name Marshmallow

Google gave a name Monday to its soon-to-be released operating system for its Android mobile devices: Marshmallow.

Aug 18, 2015, 00:15 AM IST

Windows 10: How to upgrade to the latest OS from Microsoft!

With just a day left for its universal release, the tech world is definitely looking towards the latest operating system from Microsoft Corporation, the Windows 10.

Jul 28, 2015, 09:27 AM IST

How you can upgrade to latest Windows 10 for free!

Microsoft will release its latest version of Operating Systems (OS) — Windows 10 — on July 29, and to add to the buzz the software giant has promised that it will be free for download for many curr

Jun 22, 2015, 22:31 PM IST

Huawei to move away from Android, to launch own OS Kirin: Report

The operating system, developed internally by Huawei, would be called Kirin OS and could, in the long run, replace Android on certain products.

May 19, 2015, 16:43 PM IST

Microsoft to offer 'free Windows 10 upgrade' to all Windows users including pirates

Microsoft has reportedly announced that it will offer a free upgrade to Windows 10 to everyone, both hones customers and pirates, when the operating system is released this summer.

Mar 19, 2015, 11:21 AM IST

Windows 10 OS coming in 190 countries, 111 languages: Microsoft

In a blog post late on Tuesday, Microsoft executive vice president Terry Myerson said the operating system designed for multiple devices would also have a "small footprint" for connected devices.

Mar 18, 2015, 21:26 PM IST

Microsoft to offer biometric sign-in for Windows 10

Microsoft Corp will introduce an automatic biometric sign-in option with its Windows 10 operating system due out later this year, the first time it has offered such a service widely across devices.

Mar 18, 2015, 00:01 AM IST

Android dominant in two-horse smartphone race: IDC

Google Android dominated the global smart phone market in 2014, holding an 81.5 percent market share, with Apple's iOS second and no strong third player, market tracker IDC said.

Feb 25, 2015, 23:35 PM IST

Microsoft reveals Windows 10; free upgrade for W8.1 and 7 users

World's leading software manufacturer, Microsoft Corporation, has finally announced its new operating system, Windows 10.

Jan 23, 2015, 18:55 PM IST

Microsoft suspends support for Windows 7

Microsoft's decision to stop support for the Windows 7 operating system will leave nine out of 10 Windows devices in China running with little or no official support in the world's second-biggest economy.

Jan 15, 2015, 20:08 PM IST