A file photo of Sundar Pichai, senior vice president of Android, Chrome and Apps, speaking about the Android One phone in San Francisco.
AP A file photo of Sundar Pichai, senior vice president of Android, Chrome and Apps, speaking about the Android One phone in San Francisco.

Google launches Android One-powered smartphones at Rs. 6,399

Google launched the phones in partnership with Micromax, Karbonn and Spice Mobiles »  
Apple CEO Tim Cook on September 9 showed the result of Apple’s three-year-long internal transition, proving that he is indeed the holder of keys to the company’s roadmap.

Piloting a new job at Apple

Tim Cook takes the company beyond the shadow of Steve Jobs with the Apple Watch »  

10 things you need to know about the Apple Watch

On September 9, Apple made giant strides into the technology market with the release of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. And one more thing.... the Apple Watch. »
Apple CEO Tim Cook, holding an IPhone 6 Plus, discusses the new Apple Watch and iPhone 6s on Tuesday. (right) A view of the Apple watch.

Apple launches iPhone6, smartwatch; may hit India by Oct.

The smartphones and the smartwatch were launched at the Flint Centre in Cupertino, California, where the iconic Macintosh was first launched 30 years ago »  
Curator is an app that lets you keep all your ideas in a visual grid.

Curator is a scrapbook for your iPad

The app lets you keep all your ideas in a visual grid »
The event will be held on September 30.
Houston, September 16, 2014

Microsoft to hold Windows 9 event this month

Software giant Microsoft is expected to provide a technical preview of its new Windows 9 operating system at an event in San Francisco later this September. The event, billed as a chance... »

In June this year, the U.S.-based tech giant had announced the ‘Android One’ initiative to bring in under-$100 handsets aimed at bringing the next one billion population to the Android operating system ecosystem.
New Delhi, September 14, 2014

Flipkart, Snapdeal, Amazon to battle it out for Android One market

Competition in the booming multi billion dollar Indian smartphone market is further set to intensify with e-commerce giants Amazon, Flipkart and Snapdeal all set to launch Google’s much-awaited su... »
The new Apple Watch is pictured during an Apple event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts in Cupertino, California, September 9, 2014. Apple said sapphire glass would be used on its first smartwatch. Photo: Reuters
SEOUL/TAIPEI, September 10, 2014

Scratch-resistant sapphire making its way into mobile devices

Apple Inc may have disappointed many consumers by not putting sapphire glass covers on its new iPhone, but the scratch-resistant material is gradually making its way into mobile devices despite ma... »
“It means more to us to get it right than to be first,” Apple CEO Tim Cook explained to analysts earlier this year.
SAN FRANCISCO, September 9, 2014

Will Apple finally reveal the iPhone 6?

Apple is poised to reveal its next big thing in a crucial attempt to prove its technological tastemakers still have the power to mesmerise the masses. The trend-setting company is expect... »  
Microsoft is giving its MSN news service a crisper look, new lifestyle tools and seamless syncing across devices.
New Delhi, September 8, 2014

Microsoft unveils new look for MSN in India

Aiming to offer a comprehensive and seamless experience to users to access content via its website and apps across screens (PCs as well as mobiles) and operating platforms, software giant Microsof... »
Chris Weber, CVP, Mobile Devices Sales of Microsoft presents new products during his keynote speech in Berlin. File photo
New Delhi, September 5, 2014

Microsoft launches Nokia X2 in India

Beefing up its budget smartphone portfolio, Microsoft Devices on Friday launched Nokia X2, priced at Rs. 8,699, in India to compete more aggressively with the likes of Samsung as well as home-grow... »
Apple is moving quickly to restore confidence in its systems' security ahead of the crucial launch of its new iPhone next week.
September 5, 2014

Apple to add security alerts for iCloud users

Apple Inc is planning additional steps to keep hackers out of user accounts in the face of the recent celebrity photo scandal and will aggressively encourage users to take stricter security measur... »
For those of you who love pottering about in the kitchen, go on an adventure with Henri.
September 4, 2014

Fun with apps

Hopscotch Hopscotch is a no-frills, no-fuss, easy-to-use app that teaches you how to code. The app defines concepts and helps you learn to write programs. You can create your own game... »
Chris Weber, CVP, Mobile Devices Sales of Microsoft, presents the new Lumia Selfie App for their smartphones during his keynote speech during a Microsoft Nokia presentation event at the consumer electronic fair IFA in Berlin, on Thursday.
BERLIN, September 4, 2014

Nokia launches ‘selfie-centric’ Lumia smartphones

Microsoft will seek to draw more people to its Internet-based services with two new mid-range smartphones it unveiled on Thursday, including one designed to help people take better selfies. »
The70-page questionnaire comes after Facebook and WhatsApp formally notified the EU anti-trust body of the deal on August 29.
London, September 2, 2014

EU questions Facebook-WhatsApp $19 billion deal

In a bid to understand what separates a social network from a messaging application, European Union (EU) anti-trust officials have sent a detailed questionnaire to the competitors as well as c... »

Free voice calling feature on WhatsApp soon?

Apple may launch iPhone 6, smartwatch on September 9

Acer’s Liquid E700 Trio smartphone supports three SIM cards

Up and about: A friend in need is an app indeed

Pocketful of data

Samsung unveils Nook tablet

Secret to sit straight

Samsung leads Indian smartphone market: IDC

New York, September 16, 2014

Apple receives record 4 million iPhone orders on first day

Apple had more than 4 million advance orders of its new iPhones in the first 24 hours, exceeding its initial supply, the company said on Monday. The company said the iPhone 6 and... »  
Some branding experts say Apple chose that foreshortened appellation both to distinguish its first new device in four years and send a message to the public that it was moving into new territory.
SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK, September 11, 2014

In search of the missing 'i' in Apple's Watch

Apple Inc.'s Tuesday launch was a marketing extravaganza stuffed full of gadgets, corporate hyperbole and celebrities of every stripe. One thing was missing: the "i" in front of the Watch.<... »

THe main goal of this cone speaker is to
enable the user to hit a button and
hear something good.
Hyderabad, September 9, 2014

The thinking speaker

It is a weeknight, and you are cooking dinner for your family. You click a button on the speaker and it starts playing old classic songs. You did not choose the genre, and the music is not emanati... »
Micromax launched its latest handset Canvas Nitro in New Delhi on Monday. Photo: Kamal Narang
NEW DELHI, September 8, 2014

Micromax launches Canvas Nitro at Rs. 12,990

Homegrown major Micromax on Monday launched its latest handset Canvas Nitro powered by an octa-core processor, targeted mainly at young professionals and college students, priced at Rs 12,990. »
September 5, 2014

Keep hunger at bay, the smart phone way

My roommates and I have a hard time coordinating our time and energy when it comes to the kitchen. While we do try cooking as much and as often as we can, there are times when we return from work... »
The new Moto X (left) and Moto G.
New Delhi, September 5, 2014

Motorola unveils new Moto G and Moto X

Motorola, on Friday, unveiled the second generation of its popular smartphones — Moto G and Moto X. While Moto G, priced at Rs.12,999, will be on sale only on Flipkart starting at midnight on Frid... »
The new Lumia 830 (left) and Lumia 730, smartphones during a Microsoft Nokia presentation in Berlin on Thursday.
BERLIN, September 4, 2014

Microsoft launches 3 new smartphones

Microsoft on Thursday launched three new Lumia smartphones, including one designed for “selfie” enthusiasts, in a bid to expand its portfolio as it battles the likes of Samsung and Apple in the bo... »
Apps not having enough information and those that exhibit bugs accounted for quarter of rejections.
CHENNAI, September 4, 2014

Apple reveals top 10 reasons for apps rejection

Apple has shared top ten reasons why apps get rejected on its App Store.As per the data available for the 7-day period ending August 28, apps not having enough information and those that exh... »
A visitor tabs on the display of a Samsung Galaxy Note Edge.
London, September 4, 2014

Samsung unveils 5.6 inch display Galaxy Note Edge

South Korean giant Samsung Electronics on Wednesday unveiled a range of devices including Galaxy Note Edge, smartphone with a curved screen that gives it the ability to offer two sources o... »
Sundar Pichai, senior vice president of Android, Chrome and Apps, speaks about the Android One phone in San Francisco. A file photo.
New Delhi, September 1, 2014

Google may bring Android One devices to India this month

Google is expected to launch its much-awaited sub-$ 100 (around Rs 6,000) smartphones in India this month, which will further intensify competition in the booming multi-billion dollar smart device... »

iPhone 6 will function as digital wallet: reports

The portable dark room

Intex Technologies launches smartphone on Firefox OS

Motorola bets on e-commerce route; more launches planned

iPhone 5c now available for 97 cents

Alcatel One Touch launches seven new smartphones

Smartphone as a spy gadget