Redmi S2 to launch in India on June 7, likely to be named Redmi Y2

May 15, 2018

Redmi S2 smartphone with a focus on selfies will launch in the Indian market on June 7, according to a new teaser from Xiaomi. However, the new Redmi S2 phone will be part of the Y series, if one goes by the teaser and will likely be called Redmi Y2 in the market. Previously the company had launched the Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite in India, which put an…

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Facebook plans to launch its own cryptocurrency

May 12, 2018

After setting up a new blockchain division, Facebook is reportedly exploring the idea of launching its own cryptocurrency. Citing “people familiar with Facebook’s plans”, technology website Cheddar claims the social media company is “very serious about it.” “However, Facebook deson’t have plans to hold a so-called initial coin offering (ICO) by offering a limited number of virtual tokens for the public to buy at a set price,” the report added….

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WhatsApp’s next big feature is for businesses to serve you better

May 12, 2018

WhatsApp is making headlines almost daily for its future update plans. Now, WhatsApp is reportedly adding a feature on its WhatsApp Business app to help businesses to reach and serve you better. Facebook has big plans for enabling businesses with WhatsApp as a key communication platform. It seems like the social media giant has decided to start by helping businesses to quickly search for potential customers on WhatsApp. For the…

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Reliance Jio’s Add On Packs: Rs. 11 Vs Rs. 21 Vs Rs. 51 Vs Rs. 101

May 12, 2018

Reliance Jio is offering a host of prepaid recharge plans. Apart from the regular data and voice plans it is also offers add on packs. Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio offers add on packs priced at Rs. 11, Rs. 21, Rs. 51 and Rs. 101. These packs come handy when customers use up the allotted data of their existing plans. Since the launch of Jio in September 2016, the telecom sector…

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Instagram’s new Emoji Slider makes it easier for you to express precisely how emotional you feel about something

May 12, 2018

Instagram is again making noise about a new feature. This time the new feature is an emoji slider. With this slider, users can express their emotions. How does one use this feature? Open the camera section of the app and take a picture or a video. Next, tap on sticker option above and paste the slider sticker. On tapping the slider, the user can choose the emoji they want. Responders can also…

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WhatsApp ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature deadline extended

May 12, 2018

WhatsApp has updated its ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature once again to let users delete sent messages within one hour, eight minutes and 16 seconds, compared to one day deadline earlier. Separately, new Chat Filter feature has been added to WhatsApp for Business for Android users, according to a report on WABetaInfo. WhatsApp for Android has been updated as well, allowing users to select which group participants will be able to edit group…

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OnePlus 6 renders surface online showing a vertical dual camera setup, 3.5 mm audio jack and USB Type C port

May 11, 2018

OnePlus 6 launch is just around the corner, with only five days to go. It will launch globally in London on 16 May, followed by an India and China launch on 17 May. But the leaks around this phone just don’t seem to stop. The latest comes from OnLeaks, who has leaked fresh CAD renders of the upcoming OnePlus 6. So far we have only seen the design of the smartphone in…

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WhatsApp ‘Text Bomb’ Bug Discovered That Can Crash Your Phone

May 10, 2018

A WhatsApp “text bomb” bug has been discovered that if opened, causes the victim’s phone to slow down and then crash. The message, which has been shared on Reddit, looks innocent enough but hidden inside it are thousands of simple commands that are designed to overload a smartphone’s operating system. The message reads simple: “This is very Interesting!  😂 Read More”. Once a person taps on the “Read More” the phone…

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Xiaomi fans in India, here’s ‘bad news’ for you

May 9, 2018

Xiaomi fans, here is some bad news for you. The Chinese consumer electronics maker has increased the prices of its two popular products — Redmi Note 5 Pro and Mi LED TV 4 55 — that were launched in February this year. The new prices of the smartphone and television are set to reflect starting tomorrow. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro that was launched at Rs 13,999 for the…

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This WhatsApp message is crashing Android and iPhone users’ smartphones globally

May 7, 2018

NEW DELHI: Here’s another ‘text bomb’ freezing smartphones worldwide. And it’s said to be targeting both Android and Apple iPhone users. In some cases, users have reportedly been forced to restart their smartphones. A seemingly innocuous string of characters with an emoji at the end recieved as a forward on WhatsApp is claimed to be the culprit here. The said message reads: “This is very interesting!” and has a crying…

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Flipkart Big Shopping Days sale starts May 13: Top deals on Google Pixel 2 XL,

May 7, 2018

Flipkart will offer big discounts on smartphones, laptops, power banks and audio devices under the upcoming Big Shopping Days Sale which is beginning from May 13, and will last until May 16. The biggest discount among electronic devices includes a Rs 13,000 price cut on Google’s Pixel 2 XL. The Flipkart sale will offer Google Pixel 2 XL at Rs 37,000, a major discount from its Rs 50,000 price tag….

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Beware! Don’t tap on this jokey WhatsApp ‘hang’ message to prevent crash

May 5, 2018

Some users are facing issues with the functioning of their WhatsApp after they deliberately tap on an eerie message, usually forwarded by friends who want a quick laugh. A new forward message is now floating on WhatsApp that is causing the app to jam for a few seconds when the recipient taps on the message box. While there have been several ways of tricking WhatsApp users into some perpetual nuisance…

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