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This Xiaomi Mi Band 4 clone costs just $4

10 Mar 2020

This Xiaomi Mi Band 4 clone costs just $4

If you're looking for an inexpensive fitness band, the M4 fitness band could be right up your alley.

TikTok beats WhatsApp to become world's most-downloaded app in January

29 Feb 2020

TikTok beats WhatsApp to become world's most-downloaded app in January

Chinese social media app TikTok has beaten WhatsApp to become the most-downloaded app in the month of January, according to the latest figures from research firm Sensor Tower.

Now, Facebook is paying people for their voice recordings

21 Feb 2020

Now, Facebook is paying people for their voice recordings

Facebook's ever-increasing appetite for user data is going to a whole new level.

Uninstall ToTok  messenger, it is UAE's surveillance app

24 Dec 2019

Uninstall ToTok messenger, it is UAE's surveillance app

When Israeli malware was caught spying on WhatsApp chats of thousands of activists, journalists, and academicians, we knew that the nightmares of dystopian state surveillance are coming to life.

This is how Indians are consuming porn

05 Dec 2019

This is how Indians are consuming porn

Last year in October, the Indian government took the major step of banning porn in the country.

Facebook bug turned on iPhone cameras without users' permission

13 Nov 2019

Facebook bug turned on iPhone cameras without users' permission

Despite drawing flak (and a humongous fine) for poor grip on user data, Facebook is apparently not learning its lessons.

Over 50 Android, iOS apps caught stealing data, now removed

25 Oct 2019

Over 50 Android, iOS apps caught stealing data, now removed

In another case highlighting the problem of poor smartphone security, Apple and Google have taken down more than 50 malicious apps that stole data from devices and served disruptive ads.

Now, you can control an iPhone using just your eyes

02 Sep 2019

Now, you can control an iPhone using just your eyes

Using eyes to navigate through an iPhone sounds like the stuff of science fiction or something that's really high tech.

All you need to know about Xstream, Airtel's TV app

22 Aug 2019

All you need to know about Xstream, Airtel's TV app

Airtel has revamped its TV app, introducing a new design, better segregation of content, and a darker theme. The telco has also rebranded the app to Airtel Xstream, the same name it uses for the web version of Airtel TV.

How to use the viral FaceApp to grow 'old'

18 Jul 2019

How to use the viral FaceApp to grow 'old'

After the viral Bottle Cap Challenge, influencers have got another weird thing to be obsessed over - an app that shows how you would look in old age.

24-year-old man drowns while shooting TikTok video in Hyderabad lake

12 Jul 2019

24-year-old man drowns while shooting TikTok video in Hyderabad lake

A 24-year-old man from Hyderabad died recently while shooting a video on the famous video app, TikTok.

Tinder beats YouTube, Netflix to become highest earning non-game app

06 Jul 2019

Tinder beats YouTube, Netflix to become highest earning non-game app

Tinder has beaten popular services like Netflix and YouTube to become the highest grossing non-game app in the first half of 2019, according to the latest figures from Sensor Tower.

TN: Husband scolds wife for using TikTok, she commits suicide

14 Jun 2019

TN: Husband scolds wife for using TikTok, she commits suicide

In a bizarre incident, a 24-year-old woman from Tamil Nadu committed suicide on Thursday after her husband expressed his disapproval with her TikTok obsession.

Soon, your iPhone will show exactly where apps tracked you

10 Jun 2019

Soon, your iPhone will show exactly where apps tracked you

After making privacy its calling card, Apple is doubling down on it.

Now, play Steam games on iPhones, iPads: Here's how

17 May 2019

Now, play Steam games on iPhones, iPads: Here's how

Nearly a year ago, Apple disappointed many of its customers by yanking the Steam Link app from its iOS App Store.

TikTok users can win Rs. 1 lakh everyday: Here's how

10 May 2019

TikTok users can win Rs. 1 lakh everyday: Here's how

Just days after returning to Google and Apple's app stores, ByteDance's video-sharing app TikTok has regained the top spot in app charts.

Weird Apple Store bug prevented app downloads; now fixed

27 Apr 2019

Weird Apple Store bug prevented app downloads; now fixed

A weird Apple App Store bug prevented iOS users from downloading and updating their apps on the platform.

Ban lifted from TikTok, users can download it again

24 Apr 2019

Ban lifted from TikTok, users can download it again

The Madras High Court has lifted the interim ban on the Chinese app, TikTok, on April 24, subject to certain conditions.

WhatsApp's iPad app is finally on the way: Details here

10 Apr 2019

WhatsApp's iPad app is finally on the way: Details here

Despite hosting over a billion active users, WhatsApp hasn't captured a particular segment of the market yet- iPad owners.

HDFC's old mobile banking app is now live: Details here

05 Dec 2018

HDFC's old mobile banking app is now live: Details here

After trying to patch its buggy mobile app for days, HDFC Bank has decided to return to its predecessor.

Tumblr goes missing from Apple's App Store: Details here

18 Nov 2018

Tumblr goes missing from Apple's App Store: Details here

Popular microblogging and social networking platform Tumblr has gone missing from Apple's App Store.

Messenger for iOS constantly crashing due to a buggy update

17 Jun 2018

Messenger for iOS constantly crashing due to a buggy update

Several iPhone and iPad users have reported that Facebook's Messenger app frequently started crashing after they installed its latest update (version 170.0) that released on June 15.

Tired of Siri? Access Alexa on Apple Watch: Here's how

10 Jun 2018

Tired of Siri? Access Alexa on Apple Watch: Here's how

Each smart assistant does something better than the other. However, there are restrictions when you wish to use multiple smart assistants, especially on wearables.

Revamped, AI-powered Google News app goes live on Android, iOS

16 May 2018

Revamped, AI-powered Google News app goes live on Android, iOS

Google had refreshed its Google News service and brought all of its news products under it at the recently concluded annual developer conference Google I/O 2018.

These 10 apps have been "banned" by Google

05 Mar 2018

These 10 apps have been "banned" by Google

Sarahah, the widely popular anonymous messaging app, was recently removed from Google Play Store and Apple App Store for encouraging bullying.

Sarahah gets removed from app stores for facilitating bullying

04 Mar 2018

Sarahah gets removed from app stores for facilitating bullying

Anonymous messaging app Sarahah has been removed from the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store after it was noticed that the platform was encouraging bullying.

Amazon Prime Music officially comes to India

28 Feb 2018

Amazon Prime Music officially comes to India

Amazon has officially launched its music streaming service called Prime Music in India.

Changes you can expect in the upcoming WhatsApp update

28 Feb 2018

Changes you can expect in the upcoming WhatsApp update

The much-awaited WhatsApp update will soon hit the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store.

Snapchat launches ability to add GIFs to photos and videos

23 Feb 2018

Snapchat launches ability to add GIFs to photos and videos

Snapchat has launched a new feature on iOS that allows users to add GIFs to their snaps and stories.

Airtel TV becomes top free app on Google Play Store

17 Feb 2018

Airtel TV becomes top free app on Google Play Store

Airtel TV has become the top Android app under the 'Free Apps' category on Google Play Store.

WhatsApp's latest iOS upgrade gets CarPlay integration feature

29 Jan 2018

WhatsApp's latest iOS upgrade gets CarPlay integration feature

WhatsApp has just released its latest update for iOS and it comes with some handy new features.

Consumer spending on mobile-apps to hit $110 bn next year

09 Dec 2017

Consumer spending on mobile-apps to hit $110 bn next year

Globally, consumer spending on mobile apps is set to reach $110-billion (Rs. 7,08,950-crore), growing by about 30% in 2018, according to app-market data company App Annie's forecast report.

Jio offers 25GB free data to Intex 4G smartphone users

09 Sep 2017

Jio offers 25GB free data to Intex 4G smartphone users

Jio is the gift that keeps on giving. Every Reliance Jio user will now receive up to 25GB of additional 4G data if they purchase an Intex smartphone, thanks to the partnership between the two firms.

Tinder is at the very top of Apple App Store

03 Sep 2017

Tinder is at the very top of Apple App Store

Love is a right swipe away. Kidding! But then again it just might be because a lot of people are downloading Tinder now.

Apple bans VPN apps from its China App Store

31 Jul 2017

Apple bans VPN apps from its China App Store

Giving in to the pressure created by the Beijing Internet regulators, the tech giant and one of the strongest voices of online freedom, Apple has removed all virtual private network (VPN) services from its Chinese App Store.

Meerkat removed from iOS App store

01 Oct 2016

Meerkat removed from iOS App store

Ben Rubin, the CEO of Meerkat developer Life On Air Inc., announced that live-streaming app Meerkat had been removed from the iOS app store, calling it a "bittersweet" moment.