Category: Android

Android Messages Gets Dark Mode, Revamped Interface, and Smart Reply Feature

Android Messages has received a new update that brings a dark mode. The latest Android Messages update (version 3.5) also includes a revamped interface that has Google’s Material Theme elements as well as Google Sans font. The fresh interface matches the design of Samsung’s proprietary Messaging app that has an all-white background. Google has also brought its machine […]

Indian government’s DigiLocker app now lets you store your driving license and vehicle registration papers

Last July, the Indian government launched DigiLocker, an online locker for your government documents like Aadhaar card, Pan card and more. Now DigiLocker has collaborated with the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways to let you upload soft copies of your driving licenses and vehicle registration papers. DigiLocker’s Android app has been updated with the new functionality. […]

Huawei P9 Max Leaked Benchmark Results Reveal Kirin 950 SoC

The Huawei P9 Max, the Chinese telecommunications giant’s rumoured large-screen smartphone, has appeared on AnTuTu benchmarks, giving us partial information on the specifications. The benchmark results also reveal the inclusion of company’s recently launched Kirin 950 SoC processor. The phablet device, which went through AnTuTu benchmarks by the P9 50S moniker, would be sporting a […]

LG Top OEM for Issuing Security Patches to Its Android Devices

In the light of the recent Stagefright vulnerabilities for Android, a report states that out of all the OEMsLG is best at offering security updates for its devices. The University of Cambridge, UK has released a research paper defining FUM (Free Update Mean) scores, based on which different OEMs including LG have been ranked. As […]

iPhone 6S Battery Tested On Samsung And TSMC Processors

Yesterday we heard that the iPhone 6S performs differently in battery tests depending on who made its Apple A9 processor. The A9 processor is made by two companies for Apple, TSMC and Samsung and the report yesterday showed that there was a significant difference in battery performance between the two handsets in benchmarks. Now we […]

Apple Removes Some Apps From App Store Over Security Concerns

Apple Inc said on Thursday that it had removed “a few” applications from its App Store, expressing its concern that the security of some users’ personal data could be compromised in certain circumstances. The company said the apps threatened users’ security by installing certificates that can expose data to monitoring by third parties. The company […]

Micromax Canvas Laptab LT777 With Windows 10 Launched

Micromax, alongside the Canvas Lapbook L1161, launched the Canvas Laptab LT777 tablet in India on Thursday. The 2-in-1 convertible is priced at Rs. 17,999 and would go on sale via Amazon India starting Tuesday. It comes as a successor to the Canvas Laptab LT666, which was launched in April this year. The single-SIM supporting Micromax […]