Monthly Archives: September 2014

Google shuts down Orkut today: Here’s how to back up your photos, communities and scraps

Today is September 30, the day Google has choosen to bid adios to Orkut. To many, Orkut was the first social networking site that got people across the globe to actually engage on the Internet. With time, many have abandoned … Continue reading

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New ‘Bash’ Software Bug May Be A Bigger Threat Than Heartbleed

A newly discovered security bug in a widely used piece of Linux software, known as “Bash,” could pose a bigger threat to computer users than the “Heartbleed” bug that surfaced in April, cyber experts warned on Wednesday. Bash is the … Continue reading

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What Indians expect from future devices: Driver-less vehicles, phones with smell-recognition and more

Indians expect that in about 10 years from now technology will be advanced enough to give them phones that will have the capability to smell things, homes that would read their minds and talk to them and vehicles that fly, … Continue reading

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Teardown of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Reveals What’s Inside

Apple’s flagship is now available for anyone who has got the money for it. The phone got polarising reviews with Apple fans sticking by their device and Android fans turning social media against the new iPhones using tons of memes. … Continue reading

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Here’s Your First Look At The Next Version Of Microsoft Office

Microsoft is working on a new version of Microsoft Office, and The Verge has obtained a few screenshots and details on its upcoming features. Based on the report, it seems like the user interface is very similar to the Office … Continue reading

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Apple iOS 8 update to be available for India tonight

Following the announcement of the latest iPhones and a smartwatch, Apple has announced it will be rolling out the iOS 8 update on September 17. So, finally the iOS 8 update will be available for users starting today. Indian users … Continue reading

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Micromax Canvas A1, Spice Dream UNO and Karbonn Sparkle V: A closer look at the new Android One smartphones

Google is all set to change the face of budget Android market, yet again. The company has finally announced a trio of phones under the Android One initiative in India in the form of the Spice Dream UNO Mi-498,  Karbonn … Continue reading

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Leaked Clips Show Windows 9 In Action

Around two weeks out from the purported release date of the technical preview of Windows 9, videos of the upcoming operating system have hit the Internet. German site WinFuture has released a mess of screenshots and videos of the upcoming … Continue reading

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Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in India soon, but is the iPhone 5s better value?

The 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and its bigger phablet variant 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus have finally arrived. This time around, Apple has ensured that its idesi fans don’t have to wait for too long. The new iPhones are expected to hit … Continue reading

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Apple iPhone 6 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4: The battle of the Phablets

With Apple launching the iPhone 6, all major giants are now out with their flagship models. Apple has a 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and a 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus, akin to its arch rival Samsung’s 5.1-inch  Galaxy S5 and popular 5.7-inch … Continue reading

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