Google can’t fix the Android update problem

The Android Lollipop statue. Lollipop was the fifth major version of Android. It was released in 2014 and still powers nearly 15 percent of Android phones worldwide. Android 10 is official and as of this writing it’s only available on a very small number of phones: Pixels and a few others. I’ll have a review up later today, but here’s a… Read More »

Motorola One Zoom First Impressions

Motorola, now operating as a division of Lenovo, has tried various approaches to the smartphone market, and has of late settled on a somewhat split strategy. The mainstream E series and G series continue to serve as all-rounders targeting important price points while the relatively new Motorola One family is comprised of several phones each with one major… Read More »

Android 10 quick look: Clean and clutter free

Android 10 is here. Google has finally launched the next iteration of its mobile operating system, albeit it comes around a week after it missed its August deadline. Android 10, or Android Q as it was formerly called before Google abandoned the dessert names to opt for a simpler (and much boring) nomenclature, is the mobile OS that… Read More »

Google officially releases Android 10

Close to six months after the first beta release, Google is finally rolling out the final release of Android 10 operating system. Formerly known as Android Q, it was just recently named as Android 10. To start with, Google has released the software update for select Pixel smartphones. Other than Pixel hardware, Xiaomi’s Redmi K20 Pro has started… Read More »

Google introduces Android 10 with dark mode and better privacy controls

Android 10 is here! Google has officially introduced its next generation mobile operating system – Android 10. The company will begin rolling out Android 10 update on to Pixel smartphones, which includes Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL, starting today and it will be available… Read More »

Computer teachers threaten protest

Members of the Computer Adhiyapak Union raise slogans during a state-level convention in Jalandhar on Sunday. Tribune Photo Jalandhar, September 1 Irate over the apathetic attitude of the state government towards their long-pending demands, computer teachers, under the banner of the Computer Adhiyapak Union, organised a state-level convention at the Desh Bhagat Yadgaar Hall here today and decided… Read More »

Realme 5 to Go on Sale in India at 8pm IST Today via Flipkart, Realme.com: Price, Specifications

Realme 5 went on sale for the second time in India today, at 12pm (noon) IST via Flipkart and Realme.com. That sale has now concluded, and the company is repeating the first sale tradition and is conducting another sale at 8pm IST today. The phone will also be made available offline in mid-September for those who wish to… Read More »

You can now quickly switch Gmail accounts on Android with a swipe

Swipe up or down on the small profile picture in the top right to switch accounts. Photo by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge There’s now a simpler way of swiping between Gmail accounts on Android that has long existed in iOS. Android Police reports that as of version 2019.08.18 of the app, you can swipe up or down on your profile picture… Read More »

Microsoft may extend Windows 7 end of life for some users

Microsoft will continue to provide support Windows 7 for some users despite the official software end of life rapidly approaching. Business customers subscribing to certain versions of Windows 7 will be able to enjoy an extra year of support for the aged software, according to a recently-discovered official company FAQ. Microsoft says the move will allow businesses more time to… Read More »

Flipkart Month End Mobile Fest: Discount on Nokia 6.1, Vivo Z1 Pro and More

The Flipkart Month-End Mobiles Fest is underway, bringing a six-day sale period on a variety of smartphones to the e-commerce platform. As part of the sale, Flipkart is offering a range of deals including discounts on MSRP, flat one-time rebates and exchange offers, which can be further clubbed with any ongoing promotions from specific banks. The range of… Read More »