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Google Assistant is giving Android Auto users the silent treatment – what to do

The beauty of Google Assistant is being able to control an Android device without having to touch it. It’s a concept that’s perfectly suited to driving, and Google Assistant integrates neatly with Android Auto for voice-driven in-car control. Or at least that’s the idea. According to a Google Assistant user who got in touch with Android Police, the digital… Read More »

Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro ‘Will Not Have Ad-Supported Monetisation,’ Says Xiaomi: What It Actually Means

Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro are Xiaomi’s latest launches in the India market, starting at a price of Rs. 21,999 and Rs. 27,999 respectively. This makes the K20 duo the most expensive Redmi phones in the market. While the Redmi K20 Pro price in India has been pretty well received, its more affordable sibling has been the… Read More »

What if Microsoft had invented Android?

The smartphone war is long over; the two winners were Android and iOS. Most of the other contenders have long given up; right now Microsoft is slowly laying the last remnants of Windows Phone to rest. That doesn’t meant there aren’t regrets. Indeed, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates recently listed the company’s failure to come up with an Android-like mobile… Read More »

Here’s what you can do to reduce backache from computer use

Washington: Sitting on a computer is something that has become second nature to most of us. However, this seemingly harmless position compresses the neck and can lead to fatigue” headaches, poor concentration, muscle tension and even injury to the vertebrae over time, a new study finds. In time, prolonged sitting in this posture can even limit the ability… Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 5A to Go on Sale in India for the First Time Today: What You Should Know

Xiaomi Redmi 5A, the latest entry-level smartphone from the Chinese manufacturer, will go on sale in India on Thursday for the first time today. To recall, the Redmi 5A (Review) was launched in the country last week, and will be available to buy via Flipkart, Mi.com, and Mi Home stores starting 12pm IST. While no specific launch offers were detailed by Xiaomi,… Read More »

Google Pixel XL 2 Concept Shows What The Upcoming Phone Could Look Like

Even before Google has said anything about the much-rumored Google Pixel successors, a crafty YouTube user has already made an unofficial “first look” at the Google Pixel XL 2 with a concept product video. Google Pixel XL 2 Concept Video Surfaces This one’s a looker too — almost a Galaxy S8 look-alike. YouTube channel Concept Creator’s idea of what Google’s notional flagship… Read More »

Here’s What Microsoft Is Doing to Save You From Ransomware

Amid a global wave of ransomware attacks, Microsoft is adding features to its Windows 10 software that may help keep users safe. The latest Windows 10 Preview Build released to some Windows Insiders on Wednesday has added a new feature called “controlled folders,” Microsoft says. The new feature aims to protect files from malicious apps and other threats by monitoring changes made to contents… Read More »

What is Microsoft’s Windows 10 S and should I upgrade to Pro?

The new Windows Surface laptop comes with 10 S  CREDIT: MICROSOFT Windows 10 S is a streamlined version of Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system designed to improve performance by limiting the programs it can run. The software can only run apps downloaded from Windows’ Store, making it Microsoft’s answer to Google’s Chrombook. Announced in May, the company has… Read More »

New Specs Coming to Google Shopping Feed, But What is It?

It is that time of year again when the changes to the Google Shopping Product Data Specification are announced. And for 2017, Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) wants to improve the user experience by providing more information on minimum order value, shipping-related attributes and handling time. If you don’t know what the Google Shopping Feed is, read on. For now, it… Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 4: Here is what makes this smartphone worth every penny

Xiaomi’s latest budget offering, the Xiaomi Redmi 4, went on sale at 12 noon on Friday, exclusively on Flipkart and mi.com. In the first flash sale that had taken place on May 23, the smartphone had seen a huge interest from buyers and registered a record sales number of a whopping 250,000 units within the first eight minutes.… Read More »