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Xiaomi releases MIUI 12 update for Mi 10 in India

20 Aug 2020

Xiaomi releases MIUI 12 update for Mi 10 in India

Xiaomi has started rolling out the latest MIUI 12 update for its flagship smartphone, the Mi 10, in India.

Verizon-locked Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) gets Android 10

17 Aug 2020

Verizon-locked Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019) gets Android 10

South Korean tech giant Samsung has started rolling out the latest Android 10 update, and August 2020 Android security patch, for its Verizon-locked Galaxy Tab A 8.0 (2019).

Verizon-locked Samsung Galaxy A10e and A20 receive Android 10 update

05 Jul 2020

Verizon-locked Samsung Galaxy A10e and A20 receive Android 10 update

South Korean tech giant Samsung has started rolling out the latest Android 10 update and May 2020 Android security patch for its Galaxy A10e and A20 handsets locked on to Verizon's network in the USA.

Xiaomi releases MIUI 12 update for Redmi K20 in India

30 Jun 2020

Xiaomi releases MIUI 12 update for Redmi K20 in India

Xiaomi has started rolling out the stable MIUI 12 update for its Redmi K20 smartphone in India.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 gets Android 10: How to install

24 Jun 2020

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 gets Android 10: How to install

Korean tech giant Samsung has started rolling out the latest Android 10-based One UI 2.0 update for its Galaxy Tab S4.

#TechBytes: How to enable dark mode on WhatsApp Web

17 May 2020

#TechBytes: How to enable dark mode on WhatsApp Web

Back in March, WhatsApp added the much-coveted dark mode for Android and iOS, and the feature was welcomed by users around the world.

Nokia 8 Sirocco receives Android 10 update: How to install

17 Apr 2020

Nokia 8 Sirocco receives Android 10 update: How to install

HMD Global has started rolling out Android 10 update for the Nokia 8 Sirocco in India and 34 other countries. This is the third device after Nokia 3.2 and 4.2 to get the latest Android update.

Finally, WhatsApp dark mode rolls out on iOS and Android

04 Mar 2020

Finally, WhatsApp dark mode rolls out on iOS and Android

After months of beta testing and development, WhatsApp has finally enabled dark mode on Android and iOS.

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: F8 cancellation, Nest outage, Decathlon leak, Apple's store, more

01 Mar 2020

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: F8 cancellation, Nest outage, Decathlon leak, Apple's store, more

This week, we have witnessed a lot of buzz in the world of tech, thanks to several launches, leaks, announcements, and scary security threats.

Soon, WhatsApp Web will also get a dark mode

26 Feb 2020

Soon, WhatsApp Web will also get a dark mode

After months of internal tests, WhatsApp is finally making some progress with the rollout of dark mode.

WhatsApp's latest iOS beta update brings dark mode for iPhones

08 Feb 2020

WhatsApp's latest iOS beta update brings dark mode for iPhones

Just days after introducing dark mode for its Android beta app, WhatsApp has brought the much-awaited feature to the iOS platform.

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Microsoft's data leak, OnePlus 8 specs, ISRO's Vyommitra, more

26 Jan 2020

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: Microsoft's data leak, OnePlus 8 specs, ISRO's Vyommitra, more

This week, some major developments were noted in the tech space.

Now, Facebook is testing dark mode for Android users

24 Jan 2020

Now, Facebook is testing dark mode for Android users

After Instagram and WhatsApp, the main Facebook app appears to be gearing up for its own 'dark mode'.

Dark mode to ads: How WhatsApp will change in 2020

27 Dec 2019

Dark mode to ads: How WhatsApp will change in 2020

2019 was hard on WhatsApp.

WhatsApp for iPhone to get these new features soon

26 Dec 2019

WhatsApp for iPhone to get these new features soon

WhatsApp constantly adds new features to its platform, making the messaging app more functional and secure for billions of users.

Soon, Microsoft could change how Windows Updates are delivered

25 Dec 2019

Soon, Microsoft could change how Windows Updates are delivered

Microsoft has long been pushing biannual feature upgrades for Windows 10.

#TechBytes: 5 new features you can try on WhatsApp

17 Dec 2019

#TechBytes: 5 new features you can try on WhatsApp

Unlike Telegram and Signal, Facebook-owned WhatsApp has been incredibly slow with feature upgrades.

#TechBytes: How to enable official dark mode in WhatsApp

10 Dec 2019

#TechBytes: How to enable official dark mode in WhatsApp

Even as Android, iOS and a bunch of apps available on both platforms continue to embrace dark mode, WhatsApp, the leading messaging app on the planet, remains devoid of the dark theme.

Dark mode on Google Discover feed: Here's how to enable

09 Dec 2019

Dark mode on Google Discover feed: Here's how to enable

Dark Mode is not only great for your eyes but also for your smartphone (especially if it has an AMOLED screen). Naturally, both iOS and Android have introduced a system-wide dark UI.

WhatsApp's upcoming Dark Mode for Android gets new battery-saver option

04 Dec 2019

WhatsApp's upcoming Dark Mode for Android gets new battery-saver option

WhatsApp has long been working on a new Dark Mode. And now, the feature seems to be getting some final changes before the launch.

WhatsApp rolls out Group Privacy Controls for iOS, Android

23 Oct 2019

WhatsApp rolls out Group Privacy Controls for iOS, Android

Tired of being added to random groups on WhatsApp, every now and then? Well, things are set to change.

WhatsApp Splash Screen feature spotted in Android beta version

20 Oct 2019

WhatsApp Splash Screen feature spotted in Android beta version

WhatsApp is constantly bringing new features to its messaging platform and the latest addition is a Splash Screen feature.

#TechBytes: 5 cool features coming on WhatsApp

15 Oct 2019

#TechBytes: 5 cool features coming on WhatsApp

Despite being a little slow at releasing fancy capabilities, WhatsApp has managed to retain the top spot in the messaging category.

WhatsApp's disappearing messages, dark-mode features: Here's how to use them

13 Oct 2019

WhatsApp's disappearing messages, dark-mode features: Here's how to use them

WhatsApp is constantly evolving its platform with new features and the latest ones to come to the messaging app are disappearing messages and the much-awaited dark mode.

Instagram is also getting a dark mode: Details here

25 Sep 2019

Instagram is also getting a dark mode: Details here

After Slack, Gmail, and Google Photos, Instagram has joined the long list of services that are getting a dedicated dark mode.

iOS 13 to release tonight: Here's how to install it

19 Sep 2019

iOS 13 to release tonight: Here's how to install it

Apple will globally release iOS 13 today for all the eligible iPhones and iPod touch models.

How to enable Dark Mode in Gmail for Android

12 Sep 2019

How to enable Dark Mode in Gmail for Android

After bringing dark mode into a myriad of apps, Google is finally doing the same for its own emailing service.

Finally, Facebook is getting its own dark mode: Details here

14 Aug 2019

Finally, Facebook is getting its own dark mode: Details here

Following the footsteps of leading technology giants and social networks, Facebook has started working on a dedicated dark mode for its main app.

These new features will enhance your WhatsApp experience

20 Jul 2019

These new features will enhance your WhatsApp experience

Over the years, WhatsApp has evolved into one of the most loved messaging platforms in the world.

WhatsApp for Android to get Sticker Notifications, Dark Mode soon

11 May 2019

WhatsApp for Android to get Sticker Notifications, Dark Mode soon

WhatsApp is working to introduce a bunch of new features that will enhance your messaging experience on the platform.

How to enable dark mode on your smartphone and laptop

09 May 2019

How to enable dark mode on your smartphone and laptop

If you're a heavy user, you may feel the need to enable dark mode at some point.

How to unlock Facebook Messenger's dark mode using emojis

04 Mar 2019

How to unlock Facebook Messenger's dark mode using emojis

Just as Google continues to develop a system-wide dark mode for Android Q, Facebook has released a dark theme of its own.

Android Q: Everything you need to know about it

03 Feb 2019

Android Q: Everything you need to know about it

Just as Android Pie continues to reach more devices, Google is baking the next flavor of its mobile OS - Android 10 Q.

Android Q will have full-fledged dark mode, Googler says

08 Jan 2019

Android Q will have full-fledged dark mode, Googler says

Since last year, several Android apps, from Contacts to YouTube, have been updated with a fancy dark mode designed to save power and put less strain on our eyes.

#TechBytes: 5 big features coming to WhatsApp

17 Dec 2018

#TechBytes: 5 big features coming to WhatsApp

Over the years, WhatsApp has evolved into one of the most loved messaging platforms in the world.

YouTube becomes widely available for JioPhone, JioPhone 2: Details here

20 Sep 2018

YouTube becomes widely available for JioPhone, JioPhone 2: Details here

While YouTube had been rolling out incrementally for JioPhone and JioPhone 2, the app has now become widely available on the Jio Store.

WhatsApp to get 'Dark Mode', 'Swipe to Reply' features soon

17 Sep 2018

WhatsApp to get 'Dark Mode', 'Swipe to Reply' features soon

Popular messaging app WhatsApp is working on a few nifty features, including a 'Swipe to Reply' feature, a new 'Dark Mode', and message forwarding.

macOS Mojave first public beta released: Here's how to install

28 Jun 2018

macOS Mojave first public beta released: Here's how to install

A day after releasing the first public beta of iOS 12, Apple has now rolled out the public beta version of macOS 10.14 Mojave.

Everything to know about Apple's macOS 10.14 Mojave

05 Jun 2018

Everything to know about Apple's macOS 10.14 Mojave

At WWDC'18, Apple announced upgrades to all its software platforms including iOS, tvOS, watchOS and macOS.