Category Archives: Telecom

Choose Your Mobile Number Online From BSNL

Choose Your Mobile Number Online From BSNL

[Updated: September 2014] BSNL has launched a new dedicated site and mobile app for “Choose Your Number Online” feature. Earlier, it was available on a different site [see our coverage below, which we did in 2011]. The new site located at http://cymn.bsnl.co.in/ allows users to browser by states in each of the 4 Indian zones including North…Continue Reading

Amazon App Store Offers 9 Photography apps for free today!

Amazon App Store Offers 9 Photography apps for free today!

Amazon Appstore is the second largest Android Appstore after Google’s Play Store. While Google’s play store is the default app source for almost all Android devices, Amazon’s Kindle Fire tablets are exclusively aligned with Amazon’s Appstore. However, people who have other Android devices that run Play Store can also install Amazon’s Appstore and take advantages…Continue Reading

Nokia’s First Android Phone: Images, Configuration & Rumours

Nokia’s First Android Phone: Images, Configuration & Rumours

Speculation about Nokia’s first Android device is growing day by day as a Twitter user has released leaked images of this device along with hardware specifications. Code named “Normandy”; “Project N”; “MView” etc, Nokia’s first Android device is being waited by baited breaths all over the globe. Technologists are already stating that this device can…Continue Reading

Blackberry Bringing BBM App To Gingerbread

Blackberry Bringing BBM App To Gingerbread

Sit around people, I bring Blackberry news. Honestly, with the situation Blackberry has reached, every news that is not pertaining to Android and Apple is a generous welcome. While this news is not completely Android devoid, I am proud to say that it is about Blackberry and its BBM app. According to Blackberry’s official blog–…Continue Reading

Google Nexus Wireless Charger available in India now

Google Nexus Wireless Charger available in India now

Google has made its wireless charger available in four more countries- India, Australia, Japan and Korea. You can purchase it soon on the play store where it is displaying as ‘coming soon’ at Rs. 3299. According to Play Store, it is compatible with Nexus 4, Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 (2013). The old Nexus 7…Continue Reading

Micromax Greatest Achievement- Creating Canvas Brand

Micromax Greatest Achievement- Creating Canvas Brand

Micromax is an Indian firm that decided to take on all the Goliath’s in the mobile world. There is one thing that separates the giants from the regular mobile companies. This is brand name. The success of any smartphone maker is a direct proportional to the number of brands it has created for its products.…Continue Reading

Should Nintendo Start Focusing On Newer Markets?

Should Nintendo Start Focusing On Newer Markets?

For those who did not know Nintendo – shame on you. For all twenty something’s it is very easy to explain in one word- Mario. It is the company behind one of the most famous franchises ever created. Although its presence in India is very limited its games have been a hit for generations. Last…Continue Reading

God of War: Be the God or Beat them!

God of War: Be the God or Beat them!

On 15th March, means 2 days from now, the newest God of War shall be in my hands. There are few things that can excite me as much as playing this game. I am a big fan of Video games and God of War shares the opt slots along with Age of Mythology and Age…Continue Reading

Sony getting cozy with Firefox?

Sony getting cozy with Firefox?

I recently wrote an article about Firefox OS. It is one of the newer breed of OSes. While almost every company has launched new OS (Microsoft’s WP8 and BB OS10 included), Firefox OS belongs to a unique breed in the sense that it is made by a company with no prior OS experience, let alone…Continue Reading

Swiftkey 4 launches – Adds flow to typing

Swiftkey 4 launches – Adds flow to typing

I will be honest with you. Writing on a mobile sucks. The ease of using a keyboard (a huge physical clunky one) is far too good than writing on a tiny screen of a whopper 4.5” screen. Do not get me wrong. For writing small messages or something akin to a twitter post, the phone…Continue Reading

Is Android becoming a one man show?

Is Android becoming a one man show?

Android is the best thing that happened to mobile industry. Of course, Apple is the company that brought a design that changed the smartphones and phones in general. As always though, the product itself was a covetable but not feasible for everyone to have. It is a high-end, highly priced gadget. The only way it…Continue Reading