• Sun, Mar 26, 2017
  • Google introduces shortcuts to its Search app

    Updated: Mar, 25, 201709:43 AM

    Tech giant Google has introduced short-cuts on the Google Search app for Android, iOS and Google.com on the mobile web that gives users the ability to explore deeper within topics they care about.
    Google introduces shortcuts to its Search app
    With short-cuts right on the home screen, users now have access to in-depth experiences across sports, eat and drink, entertainment and weather sections.  Android users will find other useful shortcuts too like translate, nearby attractions, flights, hotels, internet speed test, currency converter, and more. “If you’re looking for fun, there are short-cuts like tic-tac-toe, roll a die, animal sounds, Solitaire and always a Google favourite: I’m feeling curious,” said Tamar Yehoshua, Vice President, Product Management, Google. With a tap on the entertainment short-cut, users can see what’s playing this weekend at local theatre or what to watch on TV. They can also get the latest news. For sports, just tap into game times, scores and team news. “To find the most timely and recently used short-cuts, make sure your Google app is updated to...
  • Facebook unveils new shopping ad format ‘collection’ Facebook unveils new shopping ad format ‘collection’
    Updated: Mar, 25, 201709:41 AM

    Facebook on Friday announced a new shopping ad format called ‘collection’ to help marketers showcase their products in more visually appealing ways.

  • Twitter considering paid subscription to power users Twitter considering paid subscription to power users
    Updated: Mar, 24, 201711:47 AM

    Twitter is considering offering an advanced TweetDeck experience, with more powerful tools to help marketers and professionals find out what is happening in the world quicker.

  • Samsung Pay debuts in India Samsung Pay debuts in India
    Updated: Mar, 23, 201705:30 AM

    Joining the ‘go digital’ bandwagon, South Korean giant Samsung launched Samsung Pay, the company’s flagship mobile payments service, in India.

  • Gionee’s new selfie phone enters India Gionee’s new selfie phone enters India
    Updated: Mar, 22, 201704:15 PM

    Chinese smartphone maker Gionee on Tuesday launched a new selfie-focused smartphone in India that comes with a 16MP front camera with selfie flash and houses a 4,010mAh battery.

  • PVR Cinemas launches India’s first HP virtual reality lounge PVR Cinemas launches India’s first HP virtual reality lounge
    Updated: Mar, 21, 201709:12 AM

    In a move to bring immersive and interactive content for its customers, multiplex major PVR Cinemas in association with HP India on Monday launched India’s first HP Virtual Reality (VR) lounge here.

  • Motorola G5 Plus now available in India Motorola G5 Plus now available in India
    Updated: Mar, 20, 201706:30 AM

    Motorola had announced the G5 Plus earlier this month in Barcelona and the phone is already on sale in India.

  • Go live on Facebook to make your presence felt Go live on Facebook to make your presence felt
    Updated: Mar, 20, 201706:15 AM

    Over the last year, the ‘Live’ feature in Facebook was available selectively only to celebrities and top brands who had verified pages. A great way to beta test with influencers and use it as a...

  • Vodafone, Amazon on prime time Vodafone, Amazon on prime time
    Updated: Mar, 20, 201705:45 AM

    Vodafone has partnered with Amazon Prime Video India to enable its customers access large selection of Bollywood, Hollywood, regional movies, US TV shows, kids’ programming and global Amazon...

  • Kerala’s first all-women website to document struggles of women Kerala’s first all-women website to document struggles of women
    Updated: Mar, 20, 201705:15 AM

    An all-women website, which will focus on struggles and achievements of women with a view to bridge the gender gap in digital world, is all set to be launched in Kerala.