October, 2018

  • 15 October

    Google Chrome Testing New ‘Explore’ Tab to Surface Content From the Web

    Google Chrome is testing a new feature that will incorporate a new Explore tab onto the “New Tab” page helping the users discover content across categories right from with the browser. Available currently as an experimental flag on the Android app, the new Explore tab will offer website shortcuts for …

  • 15 October

    Xperia XZ1, Xperia XZ Premium, and Other Sony Phones Get Price Cuts in India

    Half a dozen smartphones in Sony’s Xperia lineup are getting a permanent price cut in the Indian market just in time for the Diwali festive season. The Sony Xperia R1, Xperia R1 Plus, Xperia XA1, Xperia XA1 Plus, Xperia XZ1, and Xperia XZ Premium are part of this price cut …

  • 15 October

    Facebook Messenger ‘Unsend Message’ Button Spotted

    Photo Credit: Jane Manchun Wong Facebook had earlier confirmed that the unsend feature will come in the future Facebook](https://gadgets.ndtv.com/tags/facebook) faced a lot of backlash back in April this year, after it confirmed that it had deleted CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s messages from several recipients’ inboxes on Messenger. In retaliation, the company …

  • 15 October

    Poco F1’s Poco Launcher Comes Out of Beta, Now Available to All Android Users

    Poco Launcher was in beta since August Xiaomi launched its sub-brand Poco in August, and made the Poco F1 official in India. The Poco F1 runs on a customized MIUI for Poco operating system that comes with few tweaks like the Poco Launcher, quick settings from stock Android, and more. …

  • 15 October

    WhatsApp Reportedly Tweaks How ‘Delete for Everyone’ Feature Works

    WhatsApp is reportedly adding new rules to restrict ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature WhatsApp has reportedly updated the rules for its ‘Delete for Everyone’ feature to make the experience better than before. The feature that initially allowed users to delete messages within seven minutes was increased to one hour, eight minutes, …

  • 15 October

    2018 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen review: Stirring sensibility

    There is nothing in the passenger-car market that can match the 2018 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen’s cargo-hauling value. With a $21,685 starting price — plus $895 for destination — the Golf is less expensive than larger, heavier crossovers like the Honda CR-V, Mazda CX-5 and even Volkswagen’s own Tiguan. Even if …

  • 15 October

    Huawei Mate 20 Price Leaked Yet Again Ahead of Tuesday’s Launch

    Photo Credit: Winfuture.de Huawei Mate 20 price looks set to be significantly higher than last year’s Mate 10 series Huawei Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro are all set to become the Chinese phone maker’s latest flagship smartphones with launch set for this week in London, United Kingdom. These will …

  • 15 October

    The smartphone app that can tell you’re depressed before you know it yourself

    There are about 45 million people in the US alone with a mental illness, and those illnesses and their courses of treatment can vary tremendously. But there is something most of those people have in common: a smartphone. A startup founded in Palo Alto, California, by a trio of doctors, …

  • 15 October

    Coolpad Note 8 With 4,000mAh Battery, 5.99-Inch Display Launched in India: Price, Specifications

    After launching the Coolpad Note 6 in India in May, the company has now decided to launch the Coolpad Note 8 in the country. The smartphone comes with a dual camera setup at the back, a rear fingerprint sensor right below it, a 4,000mAh battery, Face Unlock, and a large …

  • 15 October

    SoftBank’s Saudi ties unnerve investors, Technology News, ETtech

    SoftBank Group saw its shares drop on Monday as fallout from the disappearance of a Saudi journalist spread to the Japanese conglomerate, whose nearly $100 billion Vision Fund is almost half financed by Saudi Arabia. SoftBank’s Vision Fund is the world’s largest technology investment vehicle, and represents one of a …