Microsoft’s productivity apps will soon come pre-installed on Android tablets. The company, today revealed that it has struck a deal with Android Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) for the expansion of its applications. The initial step for the same was taken in few months in March when two major companies (Samsung and Dell) along with other small firms agreed upon pre-installing Microsoft applications on their devices. Now, to take the agreement… Read More
Asian investors are making big plays in the Indian venture ecosystem and are honing in on all things India mobile. In today’s news, sources indicate that Chinese digital commerce giant Alibaba, through its separate payment unit Alipay, is set to make its second investment into India, this time into Indian low-cost mobile phone maker Micromax. Earlier this year, the group invested in Paytm, a fast-growing Indian digital payment company. It’s not just the Chinese… Read More
After teasing it in an AMA session over Reddit, Microsoft has released an official file manager app for Windows Phone 8.1. The App called as ‘Files’ is available to download via Windows Phone Store. Using Files app, you can access files stored in internal storage as well as SD card on your Windows Phone 8.1 devices. You can browse, search, share, open, manage, move, rename, copy, move and delete files.
I not only write about smartphones, I review most of them as well. It is my job to use those devices completely as my primary device and then let know the readers my opinions about them. Due to this, I constantly feel the pressure of transferring all of my data to a new device every week. So, I have found a perfect way of backing up all my important and… Read More
Lock screens form one of the most important parts of our smartphones, especially in Android. Just a glance can give us notification about a slew of our most important applications. How would you feel if you got paid every time you unlocked your smartphone. Unlockar Apps which a developer startup from New Delhi has released an application called Unlockar which pays you for unlocking your smartphone. The application which has… Read More
We all have multiple mail accounts, social media accounts and a slew of accounts on shopping websites, music websites and what not. We all think that our account won’t be hacked (that’s pretty wrong on your part) and we usually end up saving all our passwords on our browsers. But whenever we clear the history, all of them get deleted and you often end up requesting for a new password.… Read More
The IM (instant messaging) and VoIp apps like WhatsApp and Viber who provide free unlimited messages and voice/video calls respectively have taken over the world by storm. The total number of messages sent and received through WhatsApp per day have now overtook the total number of SMSes sent and received everyday. WhatsApp has disrupted the IM market in the same way how Skype did to international calling market. This has resulted… Read More
Hexagon Geospatial a leading global geospatial software provider has launched Mobile Alert in India at the ongoing India Geospatial Forum 2014 in Hyderabad. The mobile application was available in western countries since late 2013. Over 75 local governments worldwide are using this solution. It’s a known fact that several of us, the citizens want to report incidents – big or small to concerned local bodies but demand simplicity in the… Read More