Tag Archives: Play

Moto X Play Starts Receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update: Report

Moto India back in June confirmed that the Moto X Play will be updated to Nougat though no exact release date was announced. If some reports are to be believed then the Moto X Play has started receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat update in the Brazil region. Notably, the company in June did not mention whether it will be rolling out Android 7.0… Read More »

ANDROID WARNING – Google Play apps can steal information from YOUR WhatsApp

Google Play hosted 20 apps that were capable of stealing personal information from popular programmes like WhatsApp, security experts have said. –– ADVERTISEMENT –– The apps exploited know vulnerabilities to “root” devices running older versions of Android and then bypass security protectons. The malicious programmes were then capable of accessing sensitive data stored in popular apps such as… Read More »

Google Play Now Has an ‘Android Excellence’ Section With Curated Apps and Games

HIGHLIGHTS The lists in the section will be refreshed quarterly Android Excellence can be found in revamped Editor’s Choice section The section promotes the content that follows Google’s guidelines Google has introduced a new section in Google Play store called ‘Android Excellence’. This section is meant to promote apps that have great design, performance, or follow the best… Read More »

Motorola Moto Z2 Play

5.5″ 1080 x 1920 pixels 12 MP 5 MP front Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 Octa-core, 2200 MHz RAM: 4 GB BATTERY: 3000 mAh MEMORY: 64 GB Announced: Jun 1, 2017 Market status: Announced Release date: Q3 2017 , FEATURES:FingerprintLightweightThinLTERuggedNFCDual SIM US CARRIER AVAILABILITY Upcoming: Verizon PROS Big display (5.5 inches) Splash-proof phone Lightweight phone Lots of RAM (4 GB… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi VR Play 2 Headset With New, Softer Fabric Casing Launched

Xiaomi has unveiled its newest VR headset in China – the Mi VR Play 2. The successor of the Mi VR Play comes with a new softer fabric for extra comfort, and will available in the country from April 19. The wearable headset is quite affordable with a price tag of CNY 99 (roughly Rs. 900). Apart from… Read More »

No peeking: Humans play computer game using only direct brain stimulation

In the Matrix film series, Keanu Reeves plugs his brain directly into a virtual world that sentient machines have designed to enslave mankind. The Matrix plot may be dystopian fantasy, but University of Washington researchers have taken a first step in showing how humans can interact with virtual realities via direct brain stimulation. In a paper published online… Read More »

Instagram Hits 1 Billion Downloads on Google Play

Instagram has crossed a new milestone by achieving 1 billion downloads on Google Play. What is more noteworthy is that Instagram is the nineteenth app to do so, joining the scarce billion-downloads club. The social sharing app enjoys a user base of 500 million monthly users, hinting that this huge number of downloads could be the result of… Read More »

Android 6.0.1 update hitting Moto X Play units in Canada and India

Motorola’s Moto X Play smartphone has started receiving the Android 6.0.1 update in Canada and India. The update includes the latest Android security patch as well as the new emoji pack. In addition, the update also brings along the ability to launch the camera by double-pressing the power button and turn off and on the sound of the… Read More »