World’s Largest Aircraft Crash Lands After Test Flight, Is Damaged

August 25, 2016

Highlights Airlander 10 nosedives during landing, cockpit damaged World’s largest aircraft was on second test flight All crew safe. Aircraft is worth 40 million dollars  The world’s longest aircraft, the Airlander 10 airship, has crash-landed after a test flight in Bedfordshire, central England, its British manufacturer Hybrid Air Vehicles said on Wednesday. The airship, which is bigger than the size of six double-decker buses, sustained damage on landing from its…

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Indian Flights To Offer Wi-Fi Soon, Says Top Aviation Officer

August 25, 2016

New Delhi:  If you are one of those Indian fliers who have always wished that Indian carriers too allowed the use of mobile phones and internet services on board like some of the leading international airlines, your wish may just come true. Civil Aviation Secretary Rajeev Chaubey on Wednesday said the government is likely to take a decision in the next few days. “I hope I can share some good…

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GoDaddy launches app for domain investors in India

August 24, 2016

GoDaddy’s app is available on iOS and Android devices and allows users to watch and bid on domains at auction  GoDaddy has launched the first mobile app for domain investors in India. The app will be available on iOS and Android devices and will allow investors to watch and bid on domains at auction. Further, it will also allow them to stay on top of their current bids from mobile…

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LG X Screen Review

August 24, 2016

LG X Screen: Detailed Review Of all the companies making smartphones today, LG is one of the more innovative companies around. Historically, LG has presented a number of interesting smartphones including the curved display G Flex 2, and the LG G5, the world’s first practically modular smartphone. Keeping in line with the same spirit, we have with us the LG X Screen. Alongside the standard, 4.93-inch IPS LCD display, the…

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Lenovo Devices to Now Come Pre-Installed With Microsoft Apps

August 24, 2016

San Francisco: Microsoft apps such as Office and Skype will be installed on Lenovo mobile devices powered by Android software under the terms of a collaboration announced late Monday. The US technology giant and the Chinese computer titan said they were “deepening their strategic relationship” with a move that could add to the ranks of people using Microsoft programs as services hosted in the internet cloud. “The marriage of Microsoft’s…

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Free WiFi Kiosks a Hit With the Homeless in New York

August 24, 2016

New York: An effort to replace obsolete pay phones with WiFi kiosks that offer free web surfing and phone calls has been a hit with panhandlers and the homeless, the least wired people in the city. The city doesn’t track who’s using the new LinkNYC terminals, but anecdotal evidence suggests many users are living on the streets. On several recent weekdays, people wearing plastic garbage bags or hauling dented shopping…

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Facebook has given you a political label — find out where (it thinks) you stand

August 24, 2016

Facebook is acutely aware of your political views and is using them to serve you ads as part of its recently launched ad personalization tool. In order to bring you ads that cater to your interests, it has given you a political label. Tucked away in the ad preferences section on Facebook is your political category based on the information gleaned from your profile and activity on the social network….

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Xiaomi slashes prices for Mi 5, now available for Rs 22,999

August 23, 2016

Xiaomi Mi India has just announced a permanent price drop for the latest flagship smartphone from the company, Mi5. The Mi5 will now be available for Rs 22,999 exclusively on Flipkart and Mi.com. The new price is Rs 2,000 less than the original price of Rs 24,999. The Mi 5 was launched on 31 March earlier this year and comes packed with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor. It sports a 5.15-inch…

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Yu Yureka S launched in India at Rs 12,999; features 5.2-inch display, 13MP camera

August 22, 2016

The device is priced at Rs 12,999 and will be available via online and offline retailers in a black color variant. YU Televentures, the subsidiary of Micromax, has launched a new smartphone in the Indian market dubbed the YU Yureka S. The device is priced at Rs 12,999 and will be available via online and offline retailers in a black color variant. In terms of specifications, the device packs in…

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Moto Z Play Leaked in Live Images Showing Glass Back Panel

August 19, 2016

HIGHLIGHTS Moto Z Play will reportedly sport glass rear panel It is expected to be powered by a Snapdragon 652 processor Moto Z Play is likely to feature similar design as the Moto Z Motorola’s alleged Moto Z Play has again made it to the Internet and this time it has surfaced in leaked live images. The images have been posted on Reddit as well as Instagram by different people…

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FreedomPop Unveils Unlimited Free WhatsApp Access in Over 30 Countries

August 19, 2016

HIGHLIGHTS Free WhatsApp access in Germany, UK, France, Portugal, and Italy It also gives 100 voice minutes, 500 SMS, and 200MB of additional data FreedomPop managed to raise $50 million in funding in Jaunary Facebook-owned WhatsApp could be said to have almost completely replaced traditional voice and text messaging, being the most popular instant messaging service worldwide. In an attempt to woo the large WhatsApp user base, US-based mobile virtual…

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Xiaomi Redmi 4, Mi Note 2 Leaked in Images Ahead of Launch

August 18, 2016

HIGHLIGHTS The Mi Note 2 is seen sporting a dual-edge display It may come with a dual camera setup at the back It is expected to be roughly priced at Rs. 25,000 The Xiaomi Redmi 4 and Mi Note 2 are expected to launch within a month, but before that happens images of both the smartphones have leaked online. The photos showcase metal unibodies, fingerprint sensors, and also reveal some…

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