September 2nd, 2015 3:27 PM 1 COMMENTS

Uber says no to ‘Surge pricing’ during Mumbai Taxi strike

Citing that the mobile application based taxi services were directly impacting them, the drivers of black-and-yellow taxis said they had resorted to protests in a bid to survive in the face of competition. Following a day-long strike on Tuesday where nearly 10,000 taxis stayed off roads , the black-and-yellow taxis are staying off the roads today as well with the Nitesh Rane-led Swabhimaan Union stating that it would push for... Read More

August 8th, 2015 5:32 PM 11 COMMENTS

Vodafone launches ‘Bill on handset’ facility for postpaid subscribers in Gujarat circle

Vodafone the second largest operator in India by subscriber base has launched a self help facility for billing details for postpaid subscribers in Gujarat telecom circle. Subscribers using this facility can easily check the bill details for the past 12 months on their handset by sending a request SMS to Vodafone. Subscribers who wish to avail this facility should send an SMS with the first three letters of the month... Read More

July 23rd, 2015 11:02 AM 1 COMMENTS

Moto E (2nd Gen) prices dropped in India, now starts at Rs 5,999

Motorola has just decreased in the prices of the Moto E (2nd Gen) in the country. The 3G variant which was initially launched for Rs 6,999 will now cost Rs 5,999 whereas the 4G variant will set you back by Rs 6,999 instead of the earlier Rs 7,999. You can further get yourself a discount of Rs 500 if you register for Airtel's MNP or opt in for an Airtel connection.... Read More

June 11th, 2015 6:59 PM 2 COMMENTS

ZTE launches Blade Qlux 4G in India for Rs 4,999, makes it cheapest in India

ZTE has just launched a new budget smartphone in India and it happens to be the cheapest 4G smartphone in the country. Named as 'ZTE Blade Qlux 4G', it will be the Chinese OEM's ticket to the budget smartphone market in India. With Reliance Jio all set for its 4G network launch and Airtel having rolled out its 4G network already, people are slowly making the transition towards 4G phones.... Read More

January 10th, 2015 4:28 AM 2 COMMENTS

CES 2015: Lenovo launches 4G LTE device A6000, India launch soon

Lenovo has launched A6000, its low end 4G smartphone at the CES 2015, held in Las Vegas. Priced at just $169 in the US, the device will be making its way to the Indian market by next month. The company claims that it will be priced below Micromax' 4G handset Yu Yureka and Redmi Note 4G. The device will be launched exclusively on Flipkart. Hardware and software specifications 5-inch HD... Read More

December 21st, 2014 1:29 PM 0 COMMENTS

What will happen to Nokia’s MixRadio music streaming service after its acquisition by LINE?

In an surprising announcement, LINE, the company behind the popular LINE Messenger, has acquired Nokia's MixRadio music streaming service from Microsoft. Nokia announced about this acquisition of MixRadio by LINE on the Lumia Conversations Blog. According to a team in Bristol, UK, the deal is expected to be completed in early 2015. We wanted MixRadio to continue to operate with a commitment to constant innovation and aspiration to deliver the... Read More

December 16th, 2014 10:15 PM 33 COMMENTS

Nokia Lumia 638 with 4G LTE connectivity launched in India for Rs. 8,299

Nokia has launched the 4G LTE variant of the Lumia 630, dubbed as the Lumia 638, in India for Rs. 8,299. The device was originally announced back in June along with the Lumia 630, the Lumia 630 Dual SIM, and the Lumia 635. The Nokia Lumia 638 features a 4.5-inch FWVGA display, a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB storage, and a 5MP primary camera. Nokia Lumia 638 (4G... Read More

October 22nd, 2014 5:02 PM 8 COMMENTS

Google Services to be Faster on 2G, More Internet Related Initiatives on Cards?

In a recent update, Google is starting an initiative in India to optimize its search results on mobile devices. This optimization will bring faster Google search on mobiles even on slower internet connection (2G or 1x). Google is serious about this, that’s mainly because Mountainview based company’s majority of revenues come from online advertisements. But now Facebook is becoming a strong competitor to Google, thanks to Facebook’s popularity on social... Read More

September 28th, 2014 11:00 AM 30 COMMENTS

These are the 10 most stylish smartphones you can buy [September 2014]

Let's accept it, a smartphone’s outlook holds as much importance as its functionality. We all take a great deal of interest in picking the correct and the best designed smartphone. So to help you in making the best choice, we have listed the 10 most stylish smartphones based on their design as well as features. Under Rs 6,000 - Xiaomi Redmi 1S With such an ultra-affordable price tag which falls under 6000, Redmi 1S stands tall at... Read More

September 14th, 2014 10:24 AM 87 COMMENTS

ACT Fibernet Broadband Review Bangalore, Including Speed Test Details and Issues We faced

Along with the excitement and joy of shifting to a new city comes the hassle and pain of finding everything again, right from mobile service provider to internet service provider. Recently I moved to Bangalore and had to go through the process. While picking the mobile service provider was easy, I learnt internet service provider would not be such an easy job. Task of choosing an Internet Service Provider (ISP)... Read More

May 17th, 2014 2:28 PM 6 COMMENTS

Nokia 225 Dual SIM feature phone launched for Rs 3,199

Nokia has forever been the leader of the feature phone segment and it continues to launch its budget feature phones in India. The latest launch in the Nokia 225 in  dual SIM guise which has been launched at a price of Rs 3,199 after it was showcased last month. Here's a list of its specifications: [caption id="attachment_117472" align="centre" width="600"] Nokia 225 Dual SIM[/caption] Nokia 225 Specifications 2.8-inch  QVGA LCD display... Read More

April 15th, 2014 4:24 PM 55 COMMENTS

Hike Messenger Goes Aggressive By Offering Unlimited Free SMS To Users

Although WhatsApp, LINE and WeChat are considered as the major contenders in the IM (instant messaging) space, no one has won the war yet. There are still a number of IM apps that want to acquire a majority of the market share. Hike is a cross platform IM app co-developed by Bharti Airtel & SoftBank to stop users from flocking to other services like WhatsApp and WeChat. [caption id="attachment_116071" align="aligncenter" width="560"]... Read More

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