Instagram is rolling out new Direct messaging features to both Android and iOS devices. These new features employ the same disappearing photo and video mechanism that Snapchat became famous for. You can tap to view the disappearing content in the same message thread where you’ve already been chatting with your …

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Samsung has confirmed that its much-anticipated answer to Apple’s Siri will be delayed. The Bixby voice-powered assistant was unveiled at a special event last month and was meant to debut on the South Korean giant’s new flagship devices. It promised to help users search and categorise photographs and access information …

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The Moto G5 Plus is an excellent, affordable smartphone with the latest Android software. But Lenovo is making an even more aggressive push for customers on a slim budget, according to VentureBeat. The company is planning to release the Moto C and Moto C Plus, two entry-level Android 7.0 Nougat …

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Reliance Jio has launched its new tariff plan dubbed ‘Dhan Dhana Dhan’. Starting at Rs 309, the new plan offers 1GB data per day with a validity of 84 days. This means users will get 1GB data per day with unlimited calling (national) for 84 days (28 x 3). There’s …

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note 8

Just last week it was confirmed by Samsung that it has plans to introduce refurbished Note 7’s, depending on regulatory approval. Today, pictures of what is supposedly the refurbished Note 7 have been leaked. The device in the picture is running on Android 7.0 Nougat and is powered by a 3,200 …

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Android O

Google has released the latest Android distribution numbers, showing the share of each OS version across all devices accessing last month. Just like the previous month, there have been big  gains for Nougat, which goes from 2.8% to 4.9%. Rollout of these updates is completely dependent on the OEM. With Marshmallow updates …

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Mi 6

The Xioami Mi 6 is expected to drop this month and someone in possession of a unit decided to run the device through GFXBench. The device codenamed ‘Sagit’ can be confirmed to be the Mi 6 due to it’s processor. The phone is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 chipset, aided …

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Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has now asked the telecom operator to withdraw the offer as it isn’t in compliance with few of their terms. Reliance Jio on Thursday announced that it would withdraw its three months complimentary benefits under the Jio Summer Surprise. Under Jio Summer Surprise, all Jio …

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According to a report by The Hindu BusinessLine, the US-based security research firm FireEye claims that seven banks in India have compromised mobile apps. The mobile apps from these banks were infected by malware and can steal sensitive information. The firm has tracked such incidents that affected banks in Ukraine, …

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We have a first good look at the next LeEco flagship – the Le X850. The device has been pictured from every angle possible, including a few images showing the phone’s software and more importantly, its official name – LeEco Le Max 3. It offers a simple design we are …

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