The talk of the world’s biggest event of the mobile industry, World Mobile Congress 2017, was the feisty comebacks from Nokia and Blackberry. 90s and 2000 saw these companies as the top players in the mobile market before Apple’s iPhone and Google’s Android OS usurped them. 2017 began with the two has-been giants attempt a comeback using nostalgia and their brand recognition.… Continue reading
Earlier this year, ‘Charger’, a zero-day mobile ransomware was reported by CheckPoint, a cyber security firm. Present in EnergyRescue, the battery-life enhancer app was removed from the Google Play store after being reported. Alarmingly, the ransomware attacks on android devices have gone up in only a year by over 50%. As mobile devices grow more sophisticated, more users have moved on to their handheld devices from PCs, saving more sensitive data on them.… Continue reading
Custom ROMs are just what the geeks ordered. As a kid, I remember my brother taking apart every electronic toy he could lay his hands on. Admittedly, he wanted to make them work better. It’s another story that most of those reassembled toys headed to the garbage bin later. The gadget geeks would empathise with this itch to make their toys perform better.… Continue reading
Remember your beloved Nokia 3310? When smartphones are reigning our lives, who would have thought it’d make a comeback? Apart from Nokia/HMD Global relaunching its iconic phone and Blackberry reappearing with KeyOne, manufacturers touting faster-charging batteries, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things prevailed at the world’s most-talked about mobile event, World Mobile Congress 2017.… Continue reading
Find it difficult to fit a large number of people in one picture while taking a selfie? Isn’t it a painful thing to lift your arm high enough to capture a perfect selfie with your selfie stick? The solution to all these difficulties has been found. Welcome to the AirSelfie.
It is an innovative flying camera which lets you take pictures directly from your phone while the device is flying in the air.… Continue reading