How to fix the Wifi Drop issue on Android Kitkat 4.4

September 2, 2014
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While Android KitKat 4.4 may be the latest version of Android, it is by no means the perfect version of Android that we have been asking for. Despite a lot of positives, KitKat still has a bunch of issues that are fairly well documented, one of the most common ones has been the issue where Wifi connectivity of the device automatically drops off without any reason. This is a common occurrence not just in the […]

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Microsoft Takes the Mickey out of Siri in the latest Commerical

September 2, 2014
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It habecome bit of trend in the tech space to take cheap shots at one another, and more often than not Apple has been at the receiving end. You can see this as an evidence of how other OEMs are maybe wary of the growing dominance of Apple and continuous trend setting, but more than anything else, it has made for some really hilarious commercials. Samsung has been the main culprit who has taken every […]

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A Pilot’s License or Pilot’s Certificate?

September 1, 2014
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For those of us who have friends who fly as a profession, we have definitely heard them say they have a flying or a pilot’s licence after clocking so and so number of Nautical Miles or hours etc. However, on the contrary, if you read on the internet, equally possible is somebody calling the flying licence to be flying certificate. So which one exactly it is? A common notion so far has been that those […]

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OnePlus One Planning to Do Away with Invite System From October

September 1, 2014
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One of the charms of owning a OnePlus or Xiaomi devices is the fact that it is next to impossible to acquire one of these for one reason or the other. While OnePlus currently has an invite system where unless you have an invite from the company itself via their internet forums, you cannot own the device, Xiaomi is persisting with a flash sale model in India where you need to register in order to […]

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Gionee Announces the GPad G5for Rs 14,999

August 29, 2014
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Chinese smartphone OEM, Gionee mobiles has announced the fifth device in its G series of devices. While not official, the G series for us stand for Ginormous series in the Gionee lineup as the devices here are usually in the phablet series. We had seen the GPad G4 a while ago and the all metal like body reminded us of the likes of HTC One Max. The GPad G5 is the latest addition to the […]

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Apple Invites the World to Unveil its next iPhone on September 9th

August 29, 2014
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Apple’s launch events are unlike any other launch events. There is an air of class and sophistication filled in the room and you have some of the most amazing brains in the tech industry on stage talking about products that usually become matrix for measuring success in the shelf life of their existence. Several keynotes, like the most recent iOS 8 one, iPhone 4 one and even the original iPhone launch were probably the best […]

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Samsung announces the Gear S: A Tizen Powered Curved Smartwatch

August 28, 2014
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One of the key strategies that Samsung seems to follow for any new category is to literally saturate it with enough product releases that if not all, at least one hits the relentless success chord. We saw that with the smartphones where every second day, a new device was launched until it became blatantly clear that was not working, we saw that with tablets which never worked, and to a smaller scale we are seeing […]

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Twitter opens its Analytics Dashboard to everyone

August 28, 2014
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Are you always looking for the data of how much interaction do your tweets generate, or the exact number of impressions or reach that your tweet has? So far, the best way was to utilise third party analytics which used API of Twitter for such results, be it Topsy or Radian 6 or any other tool. But things are a lot easier now as everybody can check their twitter analytics, thanks to the Google Analytics […]

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HTC Releases the Desire 510: A Budget smartphone with LTE

August 27, 2014
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HTC despite not being always in the green of profit have made fine devices. It was no surprise that the HTC M7 swept away a lot of awards for mobile last year and you would expect the latest flagship, HTC M8 to bag a few this year too. However, one thing that usually goes unnoticed is that HTC makes some really good budget devices too. We have had the likes of Desire 816 in the […]

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LG Announces G3 Stylus in Anticipation of Taking on the Galaxy Note 4

August 27, 2014
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Samsung initiated the whole concept of phablet devices with the Galaxy Note 1 about three years ago. Back then, everybody including me, ridiculed at the idea of having a 5.5 to 6.5 inch devices as it just looked way too big. Worth remembering, it was the day and age, where 3 to 3.5 inch smartphones were considered ideal. Since then  though, phablet has become a niche category in itself and plenty of OEMs have been […]

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BOC Aviation Orders 82 Boeing Aircrafts in the largest deal in the history of the Company

August 26, 2014
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BOC Aviation is involved in the buying, leasing and selling of commercial aircrafts with headquarters in Singapore. It is one of the better known names when it comes to being the go to guys, if you are a startup in the airline industry and need the aircrafts. In their largest order till date, BOC have ordered a total of 82 brand new aircrafts from Boeing. The order includes 50 Boeing 737 Max-8s aircrafts, 30 Boeing […]

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Gionee Planning to outdo themselves with Slimmer than the Slimmest Phone?

August 26, 2014
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Gionee mobile have made a remarkable name for themselves thanks to competitive pricing and well designed smartphones. As Gionee looks to establish itself in India after making a reasonably good name for itself in China, the company has released smartphones in pretty much every category, ranging from budget to high end to devices, that cater to the need of those who want good looks in their devices as well as smart specs and more. The […]

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Will the Next Nexus device be called Nexus X?

August 25, 2014
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Earlier in the year there were several reports that pointed towards end of the Nexus line of smartphones from Google. Nexus line has become popular and seen devices such as Galaxy Nexus, Nexus One, Nexus S as well as Nexus 4 before the Nexus 5 which came out last year. Needless to say that the Nexus 5 has been the most popular and best spec’d Nexus smartphone, and if you asked most people in the […]

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A7 Processor on the next iPhone codenamed Phosphorus and showed off in schematics

August 25, 2014
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The iPhone 6 is just around the corner. So close that probably each one of us has by now seen the device and its potentially accurate render, giving us a fair idea of what the final deal is going to be. We have a fair idea of the screen size, maybe even the camera and the aesthetics of the device, yet one of the things that we do not know enough about is the internal […]

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First Firefox OS Running Smartphone Launched in India at Rs 2299

August 22, 2014
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Spice Retail today announced the first Firefox OS running smartphone for the Indian market. The device is called Spice Fire One Mi - FX 1 and will be available for a miserly price of Rs 2299. This makes the Firefox device, one of the most affordable smartphones going around and does not have all too shabby specifications too at the price being offered. The question of ecosystem being very nascent is a concern but you do […]

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