Google Reportedly Working on Pixel-Branded Smartwatches; Specifications Leak

HIGHLIGHTS Pixel-branded smartwatch may arrive in October 2018 Devices reportedly codenamed Ling, Triton, and Sardine Specs include Bluetooth with apt-X, GPS, and VoLTE support Google is reportedly adding a Pixel-branded smartwatch to its hardware portfolio this Fall. The search giant, at its I/O 2018 developer conference announced it is introducing a couple of changes to […]

PlayStation, Xbox Piracy Forums Hack Reportedly Sees Data of 2.5 Million Users Leaked

HIGHLIGHTS Two popular ISO sites for Xbox 360 and PSP games were hacked 2.5 million user details were made public this weekend Both sites used the MD5 hashing system that’s easy to overcome Two popular piracy forums, Xbox360ISO.com and PSPISO.com, were hacked in 2015. Late this weekend, the user data […]

Apple Reportedly Pulls Nokia-Owned Withings Products From Its Stores

Amid the escalating patents row with Finnish smartphone maker Nokia, Apple has reportedly pulled all products made by Withings – a French company and now a Nokia subsidiary – from Apple Stores, be it online or retail. Several Withings iOS-compatible products – mostly health-related connected accessories – have been available […]

Facebook Reportedly Builds Censorship Tool to Attain China Re-Entry

Facebook Inc has quietly developed a censorship tool that could persuade China to allow the world’s biggest social media network to re-enter the world’s second largest economy after a seven-year ban, the New York Times reported on Tuesday. Facebook developed the software, which suppresses posts from appearing in people’s news […]

Facebook Reportedly Working on Snapchat-Like Discover Feature

HIGHLIGHTS Feature called ‘Collections’ functions similarly to Snapchat’s Discover Social networks have become a popular source of news ‘Collections’ content will be inserted directly into the News Feed In yet another attempt to take on photo sharing mobile service Snapchat, Facebook is working on a new feature which will showcase […]

Eve V Crowdfunded Windows 10 Tablet Reportedly Has Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s Attention

Eve V Crowdfunded Windows 10 Tablet Reportedly Has Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s Attention HIGHLIGHTS Eve V has a starting price of $1,399 (Rs. 96,093) Device already back-ordered till April 2017 Company ditched slim design for larger battery Even though Microsoft’s Surface tablets are considered to be one of the best […]

Pokemon Go Bug Reportedly Affecting GPS Performance on Android Phones

Pokemon Go Bug Reportedly Affecting GPS Performance on Android Phones HIGHLIGHTS Game supposedly disrupts GPS even when running in background Issue was spotted on the dated Nexus 5 smartphone Reddit user says couldn’t find similar issue on newer devices Pokemon Go created tremendous amount of interest and excitement at its […]

Bad News for Sony Mobile Fans as Company Will Reportedly ‘Defocus’ on India

HIGHLIGHTS Sony Mobile expects less growth in markets such as China and India Sony to focus in East Asia (including Japan), Europe and the Middle East The company will focus in the high value-added segment Sony Mobile at a recent investor meet has reportedly confirmed that it will focus less […]