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 […]

Flipkart completes merger with eBay driving retail eCommerce to newer heights

Major eCommerce retailer, Flipkart announced its merger with eBay India’s operations on Tuesday. With this news, retail eCommerce is expected to undergo a paradigm shift in the country. As a result of the merger, eBay.in will now operate as a Flipkart group of company. Although the official announcement came hardly a few hours ago, the […]

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 […]