Android O: All the best features in Google’s latest OS update

With Google I/O come and gone, it’s clear Android O isn’t going to be the most dramatic software update ever, but there’s still plenty to look forward to. Now in its second developer preview, Android O brings a number of performance improvements and new features. While many of these may just be small tweaks, collectively, […]

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Google I/O 2017 live updates: Android Go project, Daydream VR headset, Google for Jobs, and more

This year’s Google I/O developers conference is heavily focused on artificial intelligence and machine learning. Google’s I/O 2017 keynote, which marks the opening of the company’s annual developer conference, has taken place. Google CEO Sundar Pichai started the keynote, which began at 10.30 pm IST. The conference is taking place at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in […]

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Amazon is shutting down its ‘Underground Actually Free’ program that gives away free Android apps

Late on Friday, Amazon announced it will be shutting down its “Underground Actually Free” program, which offers customers free versions of Android apps that would typically cost money, including those that relied on in-app purchases but were otherwise free downloads. Though it promised long-term support when it debuted back in August 2015, Amazon today says the “Actually […]

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Exercise ‘keeps the mind sharp’ in over-50s, study finds

Doing moderate exercise several times a week is the best way to keep the mind sharp if you’re over 50, research suggests. Thinking and memory skills were most improved when people exercised the heart and muscles on a regular basis, a review of 39 studies found. This remained true in those who already showed signs […]

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Bixby vs Google Assistant vs Siri

2017 is shaping up to be the year of the virtual assistant, with Google and Amazon already rolling out their new Assistant andAlexa software to more devices over previous months. Not forgetting that Apple’s Siri has already nabbed a big share of the smartphone market, tucked away in every iPhone, and Microsoft continues to focus on Cortana. Samsung has also announced […]

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Hacked by apps

Tristan Harris, Google’s former product manager, said that social media-giants have an ability to hack humans’ brains. This ‘hacking’ is done to get people addicted to phone. During his interview he said there are some techniques of popular apps that can the person using the app hooked to the phone for as long as possible. […]

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WhatsApp Beta for Android Gets New Font Shortcuts, Revoke Feature Spotted on Web Version

The WhatsApp feature to revoke or edit sent messages has been spotted several times, but the official launch seems to be getting closer. The feature, which was earlier seen on iPhone beta version, is now heading for WhatsApp Web, according to a new report. The feature would allow users to recall or ‘unsend’ messages they […]

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How to manage your kid’s Android device with Google Family Link

Managing your kids’ digital activity used to be an exercise in frustration. Short of limiting the amount of time they spent on their various gadgets, keeping track of what they were doing — or preventing them from doing something they shouldn’t — was nearly impossible. But apps like Google’s Family Link are changing the paradigm. Google’s new Family Link service, designed […]

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Master your Samsung Galaxy S8 with these tips and tricks

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is finally here, and it’s a looker. The South Korean company’s phone packs a gorgeous edge-to-edge curved screen, a beefed-up front-facing camera, a top-of-the-line processor, and a new virtual assistant powered by artificial intelligence. But like many devices of the Galaxy S8’s caliber, not every feature is easy to use — or find. […]

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3 things you can do to step up your selfie game

Taking a self portrait might seem like a straightforward process, but the truth is, getting the lighting, composition, and mood just right can be a challenge, as is the case with any photograph.To ensure your Snapchat post is up to snuff or your Tinder photo is as smooth as your pickup line (which will inevitably […]

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