• Tue, Feb 28, 2017
  • Nokia 3310 comes back to life at Mobile World Congress

    Updated: Feb, 27, 201703:18 PM

    The much-awaited Nokia 3310 has been relaunched at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, featuring a colour screen at 52 dollars.
    Nokia 3310 comes back to life at Mobile World Congress
    According to a report in Independent on Sunday, the new Nokia 3310's 1,200m Ah battery is good for a staggering 22 hours of talk time and has up to a month's standby time.According to HMD Global , which owns the rights to the Nokia brand, the device also comes with the modern version of the classic game Snake pre-installed. That's ten times better than the original, which typically lasted for a little more than two hours of talk-time. In stand-by mode, the battery will keep running for up to 31 days between charges, which is three times as good as what the original handset offered, the company was quoted as saying.The battery of the new device is removable, like its older version. However, the 2017 model is rechargeable through a micro USB port. The new Nokia 3310 will retail at an average global retail price 52 dollars, and will be...
  • Social Network: Catch up on reading with apps, websites Social Network: Catch up on reading with apps, websites
    Updated: Feb, 27, 201707:00 AM

    We all know that reading books is an excellent way to improve ourselves. Knowing books are good is one thing, but actually reading books regularly is completely another. Research shows that over 90%...

  • The stage is set for Mobile World Congress 2017 The stage is set for Mobile World Congress 2017
    Updated: Feb, 27, 201707:00 AM

    Every year in Barcelona, several companies announce their products at one of the biggest tech events of the year – Mobile World Congress which is organised by the GSM Association.

  • Gizmo Guide: Abusive tweets may get your account locked Gizmo Guide: Abusive tweets may get your account locked
    Updated: Feb, 27, 201706:30 AM

    Complying with its mission to curb hate speech and abusive language, Twitter is locking the accounts that swear at other people, especially at those who are prominent.

  • WhatsApp’s new ‘Status’ feature available to all WhatsApp’s new ‘Status’ feature available to all
    Updated: Feb, 25, 201711:42 AM

    WhatsApp’s new Status feature is now available to all users across the globe on iPhone, Android and Windows devices.

  • Nadella unveils ‘Project Sangam’, ‘Made for India’ Skype Lite app Nadella unveils ‘Project Sangam’, ‘Made for India’ Skype Lite app
    Updated: Feb, 23, 201706:30 AM

    In a big push for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Skill India initiative, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella launched “Project Sangam” to help the government not only train but also help people get jobs via...

  • Share photos, videos, GIFs via WhatsApp 'Status' now Share photos, videos, GIFs via WhatsApp 'Status' now
    Updated: Feb, 22, 201703:57 PM

    Popular messaging platform WhatsApp has updated to Status feature that allows users to share images and videos with their contacts on WhatsApp in a secure way.

  • Apple acquires promising Israeli start-up RealFace Apple acquires promising Israeli start-up RealFace
    Updated: Feb, 21, 201709:57 AM

    To boost its prospects in the world of artificial intelligence (AI), Apple has acquired Israel-based start-up “RealFace” that develops deep learning-based face authentication technology.

  • Easy, effective ways to cleanup your smartphone’s storage Easy, effective ways to cleanup your smartphone’s storage
    Updated: Feb, 20, 201706:45 AM

    If you have been in Chennai during the last one week, you must be experiencing what I call a WhatsApp Meme Overload. The storage on your phone is probably full because of all the memes you exchanged...

  • Business common sense: Adapting to change Business common sense: Adapting to change
    Updated: Feb, 20, 201706:30 AM

    Technology is bringing in changes to the way we travel and stay. Business models are changing in the transportation and hospitality industry. There used to be a time when you had to own a car to live...