Panasonic P66 Mega 3G Phone Debuts in India, Priced at $117

Panasonic announced today a new handset, the Panasonic P66 Mega, a 3G model that just debuted in India, priced at just $117. It’s very rare that we see a phone without 4G LTE today, but this is the case here. This model has WCDMA/GSM connectivity and runs Android 5.1 Lollipop, plus it integrates a quad core 1.3 GHz processor. Upfront we find a 5 inch 720p IPS LCD display and…

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Huawei GX8 now available from company’s official US online store

When Huawei officially started selling its GX8 smartphone in the United States last week, it was only available for purchase through Amazon. Although the device was listed on the company’s official online store, it wasn’t in stock. That, however, was until now. A quick look at the GX8’s listing on GetHuawei.com now reveals that the handset is in stock. Available in Mystic Champagne, Space Grey, and Horizon Gold color options,…

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Samsung Galaxy TabPro S first look: A serious competitor to Microsoft’s Surface lineup

We’ve seen a few tablets running Windows 10 announced in the past, but this one is sure to draw all the attention. Firstly, it is Samsung and Microsoft, rivals otherwise, coming together to show the best of both sides. A good looking hybrid with powerful OS. And, we got to spend some time with the device at the Samsung Forum 2016. Here’s our first impressions. Design and display At a glance, it seems to…

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Intex Aqua Wing, Aqua Raze Budget Phones Reportedly Launched in India

Intex has reportedly launched two new Aqua-series phones in India, the Aqua Wing and Aqua Raze, according to an established Mumbai-based retailer. The retailer claims that the Intex Aqua Wing and Intex Aqua Raze smartphones are now available to buy in India priced at Rs. 4,599 and Rs. 5,199 respectively. Notably, Intex hasn’t yet announced or listed the devices officially in India. The retailer Mahesh Telecom on Monday posted the…

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Facebook Messenger Has a Hidden Chess Game; Here’s How to Get Started

The Facebook Messenger app, which many of us use every day for chatting and voice calls, has a hidden chess game. The game can be played by any user in a personal chat window. It works on the Messenger app for Android and iOS, the Messenger Web client (www.messenger.com), and via messages on the Facebook Web interface. To play chess on the Facebook Messenger, all you need to do is…

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Microsoft’s HoloLens Has Edge Over Google Glass: Study

A comparative study of Google and Microsoft smart glasses by Britain-based market research firm Juniper Research has found that the Microsoft’s HoloLens will be better poised at dominating the market by 2020, a media report said. In a recently published report, Juniper Research said that more than 12 million smart glasses, like Google Glass and Microsoft HoloLens, will reach consumers by 2020. However, Microsoft has the upper hand because the…

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An Icky New Hero: Roach-Like Robots May Help in Disasters

When buildings collapse in future disasters, the hero helping rescue trapped people may be a robotic cockroach. Repulsive as they may be, roaches have the remarkable ability to squish their bodies down to one quarter their normal size, yet still scamper at lightning speed. Also, they can withstand 900 times their body weight without being hurt. The amazing cockroach inspired scientists to create a mini-robot that can mimic those feats…

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Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Leak in Live Images

Days ahead of Samsung’s pre-MWC 2016 event, the company’s two anticipated flagship models – theGalaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge – have leaked in live images for the first time. Other details including their prices have also been tipped. As per a leaked live image shared by Reviewdao, a Vietnamese website (via GSMArena), the 32GB variant of the Samsung Galaxy S7 is seen featuring a curved glass back panel,…

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Instagram Gets Multiple Account Support on Android and iOS

Back in November last year, we heard Instagram was testing multiple account support on its Android app. The Facebook-owned company has finally launched support for multiple accounts, and it is now available for both Android and iOS users. To enable the feature, users will need to visit the app settings, scroll down, and select ‘Add account’. They will then be directed to the regular login page, with which they have…

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How to Get 2GB Google Drive Storage for Free

Google is once again giving away 2GB of free permanent storage to Google Drive users on Safer Internet Day, which is Tuesday. All users need to do is to complete a short security checkup on their Google Account. The account security checkup process will make you review your account recovery options, connected devices, services with permissions, and 2-step verification settings. Once the process has been completed, users will see a…

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Google Now Offers Flood Alerts in India

Google on Tuesday announced that it will offer flood alerts in India through Google Public Alerts. The company said that users will be able to find flood alerts with river level information for over 170 areas in which Central Water Commission (CWC) has active observation stations. In a blog post, Google said the alerts will be available on Google Web search, Google Maps, as well as show up in the…

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