What’s On My Android – My Essential Apps

Everyone has their set of favourite, essential apps on their phone. I have a fair amount of apps I use on my Nexus 5, and I thought I’d share them with you all. Without blabbering any more, I’ll get down to it. I’ll start with apps that don’t require root and then move on to […]

Google Is Planning To Launch A WhatsApp Competitor

Google is apparently preparing to launch a WhatsApp competitor, according to reports. The Mountain View based company sent one of its product managers to India last month to analyse the messaging situation in the country, and as a result, they’re now supposedly working on a WhatsApp competitor. Remember the crazy WhatsApp acquisition by Facebook? Valued […]

Foursquare Swarm App Makes It To Google Play, Wants You To Help Hang Out With Friends

Checking in to places on Foursquare seemed like a chore to me right when I first tried the service. You reach a place, and the first thing that you’re supposed to do is “check-in” on Foursquare just so you get random internet points, and to show off to your friends that you are an interesting […]

Google Play Store Gets PayPal Support, Carrier Billing Expanded To Three More Countries

The Google Play Store is getting (back?) PayPal support for payments, allowing you to buy apps and games using your PayPal account. In addition to that, Google is also expanding carrier billing, adding seven more countries today to the roster. A lot of people still don’t have a credit card, or a debit card if […]

Nexus 6 And Nexus 8 Spotted In Chromium Code

There have been rumours about Google ending the Nexus line of devices, but if what we’re seeing now is any indication, those rumours are anything but true. Two new successors of the existing devices, Nexus 6 and Nexus 8, have been spotted in Chromium code, and they’re still present on the said page.   I’ve […]

Motorola Moto E Launched In India For Rs. 6,999 – 4.3″ Display, Dual SIM And Android 4.4 KitKat

Motorola finally launched its much-awaited Moto E smartphone in India, priced at an amazingly low Rs. 6,999. The Moto E comes with the latest version of Android, Android 4.4 KitKat, and Motorola has promised that it will see the next update as and when it is announced and released to the OEMs. Android 4.4 KitKat […]

Moto G Coming Feb 5 To India, Flipkart Among Others Will Be Selling It Online

Remember Motorola’s Moto G? One of the best budget devices on paper, the Moto G has been in the “Coming Soon” phase since January this year, but it’s finally going to be launched on February 5. The news precedes Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola from Google, but that will not affect Moto G’s after-sales service and […]

Micromax Canvas XL And Canvas MAd Launched, Latter Pays You To Watch Ads

Micromax has launched two new phones in the Indian market today – one being a phablet and another being a phone which will pay you to watch ads. The Canvas XL is the usual phablet, featuring a 6.0″ TFT display of qHD resolution, a quad core processor and an 8 MP camera on the back […]

New World Poker

m4s0n501 Online poker for the smartphone crowd Poker is one of the most fascinating sports to achieve worldwide popularity in the past ten years or so. It’s a deceptively simple card game, sure, but once beginners get into all the nuances of poker, they discover multiple layers of strategic decision making and intuitive game theory […]