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Thursday, August 30

YouTube 'Stories' now available for iOS devices

It appears that the social media platforms have been infatuated with the 'Stories' feature on their platforms. The recent platform to join the bandwagon is YouTube. The video streaming platform from Google has been testing the new 'Stories' feature o....

POCO Launcher Beta listed on Google Play Store

Poco F1 went on sale for the first time on August 29 via Flipkart and Mi.com. Unsurprisingly, the smartphone went out of stock in a few seconds. And, the company revealed that the next flash sale will happen on September 5.

Wednesday, August 29

Telegram update brings Chat export tool, and notification exceptions and more

Telegram, a cloud-based instant messaging and voice over IP service platform has received a new update. The new update brings a slew of new updates to the platform. The new update bounces the Telegram version to v4.9.1 on mobile and v1.3.3

Tuesday, August 28

WhatsApp Auto-backups on Google Drive doesn’t have end-to-end encryption

WhatsApp has recently teamed up with Google to provide free storage space for backup files. The partnership is expected to come in effect from November 12. It is advised to the users that they back up their data manually before the

Google Tez rebranded as Google Pay, will show pre-approved loans

Google Tez, the payments platform announced by Google last year will be rebranded as Google Pay. This was announced at the Google for India event 2018 edition held in New Delhi today. In addition to the change in name, the platform

Monday, August 27

Android Messages V3.5 supports Dark Mode with Material Theme elements: How to update?

Android Messages from Google is expected to get a significant update regarding overall UI with added functionalities. The Android Messages is the Google's version of iMessage, which has both desktop and mobile version and is available for free. The

Microsoft’s workplace app ‘Teams’ receives new update

Microsoft has recently announced a new update for its workplace app "Teams". The new update introduces a bunch of new features for the workplace app. With the latest update, the app gets new features such as Skype integration, accommodation for over

Saturday, August 25

Here's how you can avail 10% discount on train tickets with MobiKwik

MobiKwik, a digital financial services platform today announced pre offers for the upcoming festive season that promises up to 10 percent discount on train ticket bookings. Customers who book their train tickets with the IRCTC app or website can avai....

This app will allow voters to rate local politicians and report their problems

A new app has been announced for the Indian users which will allow them to connect with politicians and report their problems. The new app is dubbed as "Neta- Leader's Report card". The app has been already downloaded over 1 lakh

Friday, August 24

Android Messages to soon get Google Assistant integration

Google is said to be in works to phase out its instant messaging service Allo in the future. Google Allo is the instant messaging mobile app by the tech giant for Android and iOS platform. With the possibility of the app

Thursday, August 23

Google’s data-saving app ‘Datally’ update brings Bedtime Mode, and Emergency Bank features

Google's data-saving app ‘Datally' has received a new update. With the new update, Google has introduced two new features for the app. Google believes that the new features will allow the users to cut down on their data usage even further.

Kika Indian Keyboard with 30+ Indian language support officially launched: Download here

Kika tech has launched a new free to download to cater more than one billion Indian smartphone users who cannot read or understand the English language. The company has partnered with smartphone OEMs like Huawei, Samsung, Xiaomi, VIVO, OPPO, Lenovo, ....

Wednesday, August 22

Tinder announces ‘Tinder U’ app designed specifically for students

Tinder is no doubt the most popular matchmaking platform available today. The company had recently announced a new feature for the users which allowed them to upload two-second long videos in the GIF format to their profile along with uploading the

Nokia camera app update brings revamped UI, Google Lens, and Motion photos

HMD Global, the Finnish smartphone manufacturer has launched the much awaited Nokia 6.1 Plus for the Indian market. The company has also introduced the Nokia 5.1 Plus which is expected to be available for the Indian market in September this year.

Saturday, August 18

Android Messages receives a new Dark Mode with Material theme design

Google has introduced the Material Theme design for a number of its apps and some apps are in the line to get the update. The latest app from Google which has received the Material Theme design is the Android Messages. Google

Friday, August 17

Google releases ‘Confidential Mode’ for Gmail on Android

Google had introduced a myriad of features for its apps and services during the I/O developer conference which took place earlier this year. One of the services which received a major design overhaul is Gmail. The emailing service from Google started....

Google introduces the self-deleting email feature for Gmail

Google has rolled out many features for its Gmail over the years, and now the company is adding another one with the confidential mode for Gmail. The latest feature allows users to send and receive "confidential" emails. According to

Kimbho app pulled off from Play Store again

In recent events, Patanjali and BSNL have collaborated to introduce the Swadeshi Samriddi SIM cards for the Indian users. Following this, Baba Ramdev had also announced that they will soon be introducing an Indian messaging app which is dubbed as Kim....

Thursday, August 16

WhatsApp backups will not consume Google Drive storage space

WhatsApp is one of the most popular messaging platforms across the world. The app is bringing many new features to enhance the user experience. In one such attempt, the Facebook-owned messaging platform will no longer occupy space on Google Drive for....

Tuesday, August 14

Did you know Google spies on you even if location tracking is off?

What if we tell you that all your moment travel and everything is tracked by Google? Yes, this is happening according to a press investigation from computer-science researchers at Princeton, Google services on iPhone and Android devices are said to b....

Friday, August 10

Moto Face Unlock app is listed on Google Play Store; supports select Motorola smartphones

Motorola smartphones possess native support for Face Unlock feature. This facial recognition feature can be used to unlock the device just by looking at it. Now, there is a companion app available in the Google Play Store for the smartphones that

Thursday, August 09

WhatsApp sets new limit for forwarded messages in India to avoid fake news

There are many cases of fake news and provocative content on spreading on the online messaging app WhatsApp. The Indian government has decided to go hard on the instant messaging app. WhatsApp on Wednesday claims that the company has started rolling

Wednesday, August 08

This WhatsApp flaw can let hackers modify and send fake messages

WhatsApp is hitting the headlines these days as it has become a platform for the spread of fake news. In the wake of such criticism, the platform started making changes to curb the same. However, the recent claim has again taken

Snapchat takes down its leaked source code from GitHub

In recent events, Snapchat's source code was posted on GitHub. The Snapchat source code is believed to be leaked by a hacker from Pakistan. It is also being said that the leaked code is for the iOS version of the app.

Tuesday, August 07

ACT Fibernet partners with Amazon Pay to enable hassle-free bill payment for its customers

Popular broadband service provider ACT Fibernet announced its partnership with Amazon Pay to create a quick and seamless bill payment channel for its customers. As part of the tie-up, ACT Fibernet will integrate Amazon Pay on its company website, por....

Saturday, August 04

Hike Messenger launches special animated and camera sticker pack for Friendship Day

Hike Messenger the homegrown messaging platform has announced the launch special animated and camera sticker pack for Friendship Day. The new special sticker pack include Jai and Veeru, heartfelt wishes or add Friendship bands, fist bumps and more t....

You might end up accidentally unfollowing users on Instagram after the new update

Instagram, which earlier had a safeguard for its app to makes sure users really want to stop following someone on its app. Earlier, when users tapped on 'unfollow' button intentionally or accidentally, the app would ask if they were sure to

Facebook Dating Service goes to internal testing with \"Conversation Starter\" feature

Facebook made an announcement about launching a dedicated dating app at F8 event in May 2018. And now, according to leaked screenshots, the app development has been completed and the company is testing the app internally amongst the Facebook employee....

Friday, August 03

Uber introduces Safety Kit feature to its mobile app for Indian users

Do you feel unsafe while travelling during the night on an Uber? If yes then this new addition will give you some confidence. Uber seems to be serious about the safety of its Indian passengers. The company has added a slew

WhatsApp reportedly tests Picture in Picture mode for Android

WhatsApp will soon rollout the much-awaited Picture-in-Picture mode for Android users. This mode will let users play YouTube and Instagram in a small box in the PiP mode. However, it is said that this feature is yet to be officially rolled

Thursday, August 02

Google Maps Live location will show distance from a contact along with battery percentage

Google Maps live location is a nifty feature that comes in handy for the users who want to keep a watchful eye on their dear and near ones. The live location feature can also help the users unfamiliar with a neighborhood

Wednesday, August 01

UPI 2.0 to be released in August will miss on the Recurring Payments feature

The UPI (Unified Payments Interface) app's upgraded version will be available for the users in August. The v2.0 of National Payments Corporation of India's real-time payment system will be receiving the update for the first time in a long time. As