SonicSpy malware remotely controlling smartphones on Google Play Store

A new cyber security threat has been detected by the researchers at the renowned security firm, Lookout. These malicious apps are capable to control your Android smartphone remotely and are being referred to as SonicSpy. The most annoying part of the Lookout discovery is, some of these apps even managed their way into the Google […]

Google’s latest anti-phishing mechanism for Gmail users on iPhone

In its ever-going fight against online forgery and unethical practices, the world’s most popular search engine, Google, has come up with yet another arsenal. It has introduced an anti-phishing mechanism for the Gmail app to guard users against unethical and fraudulent practices that some online businesses and websites indulge into. However, according to reports, this […]

Galaxy S8 Active – Literally unbreakable smartphone from Samsung

A smartphone with a shatter-proof screen and extended battery life, wrapped in a solid metal frame is a cool option for many. Responding to the customers’ expectation, the South Korea-based electronic major, Samsung has introduced a brand new model for its Galaxy S8 smartphone. This product, better known as Galaxy S8 Active, has been acclaimed […]

WhatsApp introducing colourful texts in users’ statuses

Android Police reported the latest feature to the WhatsApp Status, which allows users to set coloured text as status updates. As such, the WhatsApp image and video-based status option itself is pretty new. It was introduced only last year, in accordance to the colourful text statuses that Facebook allows. However, the latest status feature is […]

LinkedIn Lite extends to more than 60 Countries

LinkedIn has introduced LinkedIn Lite mobile Web and Android app in more than 60 countries across the world to assist level the playing field for all our members when it comes to accessibility. Countries include South Africa, the Philippines, Nigeria and more. Linked Lite mobile web mainly aims at speed and lucidity. LinkedIn Lite is […]

Flipkart to sell refurbished smartphones by Diwali

If you are cool with refurbished smartphones with a limited warranty, then Flipkart certainly has some good news for you. The eCommerce retailer plans to sell refurbished smartphones. According to the Economic Times report, the refurbished items will be available to customers from Diwali onward. The Economic Times further mentioned the Flipkart-certified refurbished handsets will […]

Love selfies? Here is the perfect selfie app

Scientist in Canada have decoded the mystery to perfect selfies. Now anyone can take a perfect selfie with the smartphone. An app developed at the University of Waterloo has made that possible. Scroll Down For Video This Selfie app developed by the Computer scientist that helps people learn the art of taking Cellphone self-portrait. Inside […]

Androids gifted with an updated version of Microsoft Cortana

Microsoft has brought in some really good news this time, especially for the Android users. The company recently announced some updates to its virtual assistant, Cortana, which includes not only an interface makeover but also inclusion of new features. This makeover is definitely for the better, with the settings of the Cortana 2.9, now more […]

Get real time bus information in Kolkata on Google Maps

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Now commuters in Kolkata will get real time bus updates on Google. The search engine giant has recently launched the Real Time bus information in India, flagging off the service from Kolkata. To begin with, Google has tied up with the West Bengal Transport Corporation (WBTC). People using Google Maps will be getting real time […]

Google blocks Lipizzan Spyware: Androids secured

Google is here again with its latest achievement. This time the new feather to its hat is the discovery and blocking of an insidious Android spyware, Lipizzan. Now, this Lipizzan is infamous for tapping and seizing user text messages, emails, voice calls, photos, location, data and other files. Also, Lipizzan is known for being the […]