Mobile

LinkedIn launches lighter version of its Android app, ‘LinkedIn Lite’ in India

BANGALORE, INDIA: With mobile fast becoming the first screen in India, LinkedIn has come up with a faster and lighter version of its Android app, ‘LinkedIn Lite’. Built to run smoothly and offer faster access even on lower end smartphones, the

Now carry your Aadhaar on mobile with mAadhaar app

By : CIOL Writers

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has launched a new mobile app called mAadhaar that lets you carry your Aadhaar on your mobile. This means, now all your biometric and demographic information will be available on your smartphone and you don’t need to

Snapchat adds new editing features; Snap’tacles’ arrive on Amazon

By : CIOL Writers

Snapchat is adding new tools to its platform that makes recording and editing a lot easier. The first feature is Multi-Snap that lets users take up to six consecutive, 10-second video Snaps at once. Previously, users were limited to recording one 10-second video at a

Samsung rolls out Bixby voice support to Galaxy S8 users in the US today

By : CIOL Writers

Samsung has just announced that the voice capabilities of its digital assistant- Bixby are now rolling out to Galaxy S8 and S8+ owners in the US. Till now the voice support feature of Bixby was available to the Koreans, and

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 with 6.5-inch screen, 5,300 mAh battery launched at Rs 16,999

By : CIOL Writers

‘Bigger, the better’ seems like the new success mantra in the smartphone industry with companies making screen sizes bigger than the widely accepted 5.5-inch screen. Well, towing the same line, Xiaomi has launched its next flagship killer Mi Max 2

Swiggy now offers users intuitive and personalized list of restaurants to order food

By : CIOL Writers

Food ordering and delivery platform, Swiggy has launched its revamped app that enables faster and easier discovery of food and restaurants, and a seamless ordering and tracking experience. According to the company, restaurant details on the app will load 30

Nokia 8 with dual-camera Zeiss optics could be launching this July 31

By : CIOL Writers

HMD Global may be ready with its new high-end Nokia branded smartphone- Nokia 8 that could launch as early as this July 31. According to new reports from VentureBeat’s Evan Blass and German blog WinFuture, HMD’s next smartphone will come with dual camera

GOQii using AI, image recognition to detect food and tell if you’re eating healthy

MUMBAI, INDIA: The preventive healthcare platform, GOQii has updated its app with new features GOQii Arena and GOQii Referee.  ‘Referee’ can automatically detect the food from the plate. All that the user has to do is take a picture of his food

MobiKwik partners Samsung Pay to enable one-tap payment solutions

By : CIOL Writers

MobiKwik has partnered Samsung Pay to make its payment solutions available on Samsung Pay app. The mobile wallet company has integrated its wallet into Samsung Pay Mini, a mobile payment platform focussed on Samsung’s budget and mid-range phones. MobiKwik’s mobile wallet will also be soon available to

HMD Global launches two new Nokia feature phones starting at Rs 999

By : CIOL Writers

Smartphones may be a global craze these days but that doesn’t mean feature phones are dead. Far from it, over 1.3 billion feature phones are used across the world according to many estimates. It is to cater to such users that

HTC users complain about seeing ads in keyboard

By : CIOL Writers

Getting ads while accessing any website could be too frustrating. HTC users have recently reported of seeing ads while using the company’s built-in keyboard TouchPal. The company says it won’t be showing ads on TouchPal, HTC’s built- in keyboard app.

WhatsApp Beta for iPhone supports ‘in-app’ playback of YouTube videos

By : CIOL Writers

How many times have you received a YoTtube link and have been annoyed that you have to open it in YouTube app? WhatsApp is currently fixing your problem by integrating in-app playback support for YouTube videos. In the new version

NPCI launches video tutorials to assist BHIM users

By : CIOL Writers

National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has come up with video tutorials for customers who download the BHIM application for UPI based transactions. These videos are aimed at helping new users with introductory steps of using the application, such as

‘NanoPhone C’: World’s smallest GSM phone comes to India at Rs 3940

By : CIOL Writers

E-commerce platform Yerha.com has launched world’s smallest GSM phone, Elari NanoPhone C in India. The phone, almost the size of a credit card is priced at Rs. 3,940 and is available in three color variants- Silver, Rose Gold, and Black. “Elari’s new ‘anti-smartphone’

Asus’ AR and VR-ready premium smartphone, ZenFone AR is now available in India

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The much-awaited Asus ZenFone AR is launched in India today. First showcased at CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2017, ZenFone AR is the world’s first Tango-enabled and Daydream-ready smartphone, with 8GB of RAM. The ZenFone AR will be

Facebook’s Messenger Lite finally arrives in India

By : CIOL Writers

Facebook has finally launched the ‘lite’ version of its Messenger app in India, months after the global rollout in October last year. Optimized to work even when there is a low bandwidth or slow Internet networks, Messenger Lite is a lightweight,

Google’s upcoming Pixel XL may sport a squeezable frame: Report

By : CIOL Writers

As rumor mills keep buzzing with regard to Google Pixel XL, a new report from Android Police claims that the Pixel’s next iteration may be a curious mix of LG G6 and HTC U11. While the original Pixel design is expected to

Airtel postpaid users can now carry forward their unused data balance

By : CIOL Writers

Telecom operator Bharti Airtel announced that it is now allowing its postpaid customers to carry forward their unused data in their next billing cycle starting August 1, 2017. The postpaid customers can carry forward their unused data up to a

Reliance Jio is back with new bonanza; Rs 399 for 84GB data and much more

By : CIOL Writers

And here comes yet another bonanza from Reliance Jio‘s unending kitty of offers to keep users hooked and rivals gasping for breath. With Jio’s ‘dhan dhana dhan’ offer coming to an end, the telecom giant has come up with new plans apart

Reliance Jio data breach- Is it India’s biggest data breach ever?

By : CIOL Writers

In what could be India’s biggest data breach ever, a website named Magicapk.com has surfaced online with personal information details of Reliance Jio customers.While the site has now been suspended, the telco which has over 120 million users in India, said