February 9th, 2017 11:40 AM 27 COMMENTS

Upcoming flagship smartphones with Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset

Qualcomm’s flagship chipsets have always been manufacturer’s go-to processors for their top-of-the-line handsets. Every year, the chipset manufacturing company introduces a new flagship chipset with tons of improvements over its predecessor. And 2016 was no different. Qualcomm has introduced its latest flagship chipset, the Snapdragon 835 back in November last year. As most of you may already know, the company will produce Snapdragon 835 chipset in collaboration with Samsung using... Read More

July 3rd, 2016 7:31 PM 4 COMMENTS

How Bots can change the customer experience and improve productivity in the Telecom Industry

Since the advent of Siri, personal digital assistants have been an exciting thing. We later saw Google Now and then came Microsoft's Cortana. While digital assistants can do a lot more there is another category, the bots. Many of us would have observed that replies to customers from telcos in social networks appear to be robotic in nature. According to our sources in the telecom industry, they aren't handled by bots... Read More

February 8th, 2016 2:16 AM 12 COMMENTS

Infocus Bingo 21 Review : A Budget 4G Smartphone

Infocus is an American company known for its line of projectors and has recently launched a whole range of smartphones in India. Being a new player in the market, the brand has been selling its smartphones exclusively online. While some of its smartphones are exclusive to Snapdeal, it also sells it on other E-Commerce sites. We are reviewing the Infocus Bingo 21 which is the company's latest offering in the... Read More

September 16th, 2015 5:13 PM 0 COMMENTS

Cyanogen’s next version will come “deeply integrated” with Cortana

Cyanogen and Microsoft are working closely towards integrating Cortana into the Cyanogen OS. Cyanogen’s CEO Kirt McMaster revealed in an interview that both the companies have come together to make Cyanogen OS rich in virtual voice assistance. McMaster also said that Microsoft is planning to integrate Cortana deeply into the future version Cyanogen OS, which will be based on Android. Although Cortana is available in the form of an app... Read More

July 6th, 2015 11:54 PM 2 COMMENTS

Cortana gets updated in India with new categories of interest

Virtual assistants are getting quite popular these days and seeing the fact that India is quite an important market for smartphone OEMs, the personal assistants are  becoming adaptive to the Indian accent. Microsoft Cortana, which does a decent job at recognizing the Indian accent has just got itself an update which has made it better equipped to cater to the Indian customers. The update brings with new categories of interest of... Read More

March 14th, 2015 6:48 PM 3 COMMENTS

Microsoft may bring Cortana to Android and iOS

iOS has Siri, Android has Google Now and Windows Phone has Cortana. Cortana is the youngest of them all, and is as functional as its competitors. As a matter of fact, it understands the Indian accent better than others do. As per the latest reports, Microsoft is believed to be working on a new version of Cortana for Android as well as iOS. The project of bringing Cortana to competing smartphone... Read More

February 20th, 2015 5:39 PM 16 COMMENTS

BlackBerry starts rolling out the 10.3.1 update for BB 10 smartphones

A major software update for BB 10 smartphones is being rolled out by the BlackBerry. The 10.3.1 update is available for the phones Z10, Q5, Q10, Z30, Z3, Porsche Design P’9983, and the Passport. BlackBerry 10 OS 10.3.1 provides users with the ability to use BlackBerry World app store and the Amazon Appstore. The open access to both the app stores acts as a link to variety of Android applications, which were earlier unavailable on the BlackBerry platform.... Read More

September 14th, 2014 7:54 PM 21 COMMENTS

Xiaomi Mi 4 unboxing and initial impressions

We managed to get our hands on the Xiaomi Mi 4, which to remind you, hasn't been released in India. Xiaomi is planning to sell the Mi 4 in India by the end of 2014, may be by December 2014. It might be priced somewhere around Rs 20,000 in India. We have been testing it since past one week and here are our initial impressions about the Xiaomi Mi 4.... Read More

June 16th, 2014 5:03 AM 0 COMMENTS

Microsoft considering to bring Cortana to rival platforms; iOS and Android

Microsoft is considering the pros and cons of bringing Cortana to rival smartphone platforms; iOS and Android. Cortana is a digital personal assistant developed by Microsoft and is currently being used in Windows Phone 8.1. It competes with Google Now and Siri used in Android and iOS respectively. According to Marcus Ash, group program manager for Cortana on Windows Phone, porting Cortana to other platforms would help them in collecting more data, improving the... Read More

May 14th, 2014 8:56 PM 9 COMMENTS

Motorola Moto 360 smartwatch to be launched in India by August 2014, exclusively through Flipkart

Motorola has been creating waves in the Indian smartphone segment for a while now and its Moto G and Moto E have been the reason for it. Moto X has been off to a warm reception too. Now with all the new smartphones on sale in India, Motorola plans on taking things more aggressively in future and will launch the Moto 360 smartwatch in the country before August 2014 ends.... Read More

November 5th, 2011 12:57 PM 4 COMMENTS

Siri Rival Vlingo Goes Free on BlackBerry

BlackBerry Smartphone maker Research In Motion has made Vlingo FREE for BlackBerry users across the glob as an expression of appreciation for their patience during the recent service disruptions. Vlingo is a Virtual Assistant, it existed before Apple’s Siri, and allows you to speak to Vlingo and text contacts, search for restaurants and lot more. It combines fast and accurate voice to text technology with the intelligence to listen to... Read More

1 40 41 42

Recent Comments