HTC was recently reported to be working on an entry-level tablet and a prototype tablet even got the Bluetooth certification. The fact that the hardware is ready for certification suggests that the launch isn't far away.
Now import data from India lists HTC’s budget tablet and some details about it. As per the listing, HTC’s tablet H7 will feature a 7-inch touchscreen display and is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor.
HTC has packed 1GB RAM and 16 GB on-board storage on this tablet which also supports dual-SIM configuration. The import data also lists the price of INR 9,565...
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Facebook is making it easier for its users to recognize an unknown sender who is messaging for the first time on Facebook Messenger, as per a report from Tech Crunch. The social network is launching the new feature on Messenger that will let you know more about other non-friend users.
With the new feature when a unknown user sends you a message on Messenger for the first time, publicly available information from the senders will be included, to help the receivers understand the context of the messages....
May 22, 2015 at 2:26 PM
A new Samsung tablet that is codenamed ‘CHOPIN-LTE” has been spotted on Geekbench. The listing shows the tablet will have 4GB RAM and an Intel processor.
As per the listing, the Samsung “Chopin-LTE” tablet has Intel Atom x5-Z8500 processor that is based on company’s 14nm Cherry Trail platform with four cores clocked at 2.24GHz as well as 8th-generation Intel graphics. The tablet will run latest...
May 22, 2015 at 2:25 PM
SwiftKey has launched Hexy Launcher, developed by its new Greenhouse arm, which is a hub for them to test experimental software. It launched Clarity keyboard beta for Android last month, which was the first Greenhouse release. Hexy arranges apps in hexagonal tiles. The launcher is automatic and predictive, so that it learns from how you use apps to surface the app you’re most likely to want to use next.
Features of Hexy Launcher
- All your apps arranged in a clean and...
May 21, 2015 at 10:44 PM
Adding to the ongoing leaks and rumours surrounding the Samsung Galaxy Note 5, a new report claims fresh details about the phablet and its dual-edge display variant - Project Zen.
According to sources close to Samsung's plans, the Galaxy Note 5 is being referred to as Project Noble (SM-N920) internally, reports Sammobile. Apart from 2K or 4K Super-Amoled display and Exynos 7422 SoC already tipped, the Note 5 is like previous Note handsets expected to come...
May 21, 2015 at 10:43 PM
It's had a full year's hiatus, but it seems to be worth it. Need for Speed, along with FIFA, was a mainstay of video game publisher, Electronic Arts' (EA) yearly portfolio. 2014 saw no new game in the series, with the last game being 2013's Need For Speed Rivals.
Developed by Sweden-based EA subsidiary, Ghost Games, this year's Need for Speed is for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. It looks fantastic too, showcasing quick scenes of underground racers evading the police in a game of cat and mouse. The footage seemed extremely detailed and to a point, borderline computer generated....
May 21, 2015 at 10:42 PM
Maker of the ever popular Grand Theft Auto (GTA) series, Rockstar Games, has filed a lawsuit against the BBC. This is due to the British broadcaster's upcoming drama on the GTA games, 'Game Changer'.
It features Daniel Radcliffe as Rockstar President Sam Houser and Bill Paxton as US lawyer and critic of the series, Jack Thompson, and focuses on the conflict between the two that escalated during the franchise's early days.
The script is based on David Kusher's book Jacked: The Outlaw Story Of Grand Theft Auto. It will be directed by Black Mirror's Owen Harris. The drama is yet to have...
May 21, 2015 at 12:05 PM
Google has released factory images of Android 5.1.1 Lollipop for Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 2012 (3G), and Nexus 7 2013 (LTE) devices. The OTA update should also start to roll out for these devices now.
Previously, Google had released factory images of Android 5.1.1 for Nexus 7 (Wi-Fi), Nexus 7 2013 (Wi-Fi) and Nexus 10 devices only.
Also, after shipping the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OTA update to Nexus 10 at the start of this month, Google had also pushed the OTA update to Nexus 7 2012 (Wi-Fi) tablet devices a week later. We received the update in India on May 6 and it weighs 9.6MB in...
May 21, 2015 at 12:03 PM
Huawei is introducing a new operating system especially for the internet of things. The Chinese telecom giant claims that the LiteOS is the lightest software that can be used for a lot of connected devices.
The LiteOS will be open to all developers and allow third party developers to manage connected gadgets ranging from smart devices to connected cars. Huawei stated that the LiteOS will support “zero configuration, auto discovery and auto networking. The company believes...
May 21, 2015 at 12:02 PM
Sony has just begun its roll-out of Android Lollipop 5.0.2 for the older devices of the XPERIA Z series. The update has so far been confirmed to appear on the XPERIA Z and ZR.
While it hasn’t been confirmed yet, chances are that the XPERIA ZL and the Tablet Z are receiving the update as well. Currently the update is only available OTA (Over-the-air) so your Sony PC companion software might not notify you of the update and it would be better to use your phone itself to check for the update. The new update brings the build number to 10.6.A.0.454.
But we would recommend that you use your...
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