1. After rolling out the much-anticipated Web client to Android users, WhatsApp is now reportedly slowly rolling out the promised free voice calling feature - once again to Android users.
    A Reddit user on Friday posted screenshots of the voice calling feature, supposedly accessible in the latest WhatsApp app (v2.11.508) for Android from the company site on a Google Nexus 5 running Android 5.0.1 Lollipop in India.

    Reddit user pradnesh07...


  2. Samsung is working on the Galaxy Xcover 3 (SM-G388F), the latest rugged smartphone in the Xcover series. GSMArena has got hold of the live images of the smartphone. The Galaxy Xcover 2 was introduced back in 2013.

    It has hardware buttons for back, home and menu. Since it is a rugged device, it is likely to be water, dust and sand proof. As usual, the Xcover 3 doesn’t come with any groundbreaking hardware.

    According to...


  3. Resurrection Remix the ROM has been based on CM,slim.omni and original Remix ROM builds, this creates an awesome combination of performance, customization, power and the most new features, brought directly to your Device
    Many things that in previous versions were tweaked with mods, are now included by default in the ROM so, please enjoy!
    Resurrection...


  4. In what appears to be an effort to see gamers in certain regions spend more time playing on the Xbox One, Microsoft will incentivise those playing over the weekend via a new scheme. Labelled as the Weekend Fun programme, it begins today on Xbox Live. It will see 100 fans in each region rewarded for playing on Xbox Live over the next twelve weeks in seven countries: India, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, and Taiwan.

    The Game of the Week schedule is as follows:
    • Weekend 1 (30/1-1/2) - Sunset Overdrive
    • Weekend 2 (6/2-8/2) - Forza...


  5. Well, if you are not one of those who have already got a full and official release of Android Lolipop pushed to your device (which is most of us) then you no doubt are probably waiting for the unofficial builds to hit. We have already seen a number of these landing and although great for users, can prove to be problematic at times. Unofficial builds can be buggy and have issues you are unlikely to get with official builds. But that said, that is the fun of unofficial builds. The latest on this front, is that it now seems two more devices have now got the unofficial treatment. If you...


  6. Cyanogen has been in the news a lot recently due to their supposedly falling out with OnePlus. However, that is in respect of their commercial variant OS, CyanogenOS. In contrast, their community build, CyanogenMod (CM), generally hits the headlines for all the right reasons. As such the CyanogenMod community is largely awaiting the release of CyanogenMod 12 (CM12) better known as Cyanogen’s take on Lollipop. Well, if you are one of those awaiting CM12 then you might want to take at the images down below. They are a brief rundown of some of the newer features and make-overs already being...


  7. Samsung Galaxy SII

    CyanogenMod 12

    CyanogenMod is based on the Android Open Source Project with extra contributions from many people within the Android community. It can be used without any need to have any Google application installed. Linked below is a package that has come from another Android project that restore the Google parts. CyanogenMod does still include various hardware-specific code, which is also slowly being open-sourced anyway.

    All the source code for CyanogenMod is available in the CyanogenMod...


  8. Angry Birds may be one of the biggest mobile game hits of recent times, but it is not exactly the most popular anymore. That title has been taken over by newer games such as Candy Crush Saga and Puzzle & Dragons.

    Both these games employ match-three puzzle gameplay that has you matching three or more similar items in order to progress. It's simpler compared to the slinging of birds across a phone screen that Angry Birds is known for.

    And it appears that Rovio seems to agree as well. First reported by fan site,...


  9. Microsoft will be bringing octa-core processors and powerful graphics close to desktop-level to Windows 10 smartphones and tablets soon, as per the description of a Microsoft session at the upcoming GDC (Game Developers Conference) conference on March 6. Also announced was native flac audio format support for Windows 10 smartphones and tablets in the future.

    Titled "Sustained Gaming Performance in Multi-Core Mobile Devices (Presented by Microsoft)," the description of the presentation clearly states that, "Windows 10 phones and tablets with 8 CPUs and very powerful GPUs are expected...


  10. Apple has rolled out an update for iTunes for OS X, bumping it to version 12.1.0.50. It also added a new widget for easy music playback options. Users can enable the widget by opening the Notification Centre and tapping the Edit button.

    The new Notification Centre widget introduced in the iTunes update appears similar to the iTunes MiniPlayer. It includes basic playback options to play, pause, skip and buy audio tracks - the widget shows the audio track price on the right side if listening to a song on iTunes Radio, tapping on which asks users to authenticate the song with iTunes and...