Flipkart Republic Day 2017 Sale – Best Deals on iPhone 7, Lenovo P2, Samsung Galaxy On Nxt, and More

 The Flipkart Republic Day 2017 Sale has seen many great offers on the first day, from smartphones and tablets to laptops and speakers. Alongside the Republic Day 2017 Sale, Flipkart is also hosting Apple Combo offers, and special discounts on Google Pixel smartphones. With a day and a half still left, you have ample time…


FreeCharge Now Lets You Buy Google Play Recharge Codes

Almost a week after Paytm added the option to buy Google Play recharge codes, FreeCharge has now added the category to its mobile app as well as desktop website. With the addition of the new category, the mobile digital wallet will let consumers buy a Google Play recharge code. The process of buying a Google…


Google Parent Alphabet Posts Strong Revenue Growth, Says Hardware Gained Traction

Google parent Alphabet Inc posted fourth-quarter profit below analysts’ estimates on Thursday, hurt by a higher tax rate, but analysts cheered the company’s progress in diversifying its business beyond advertising. While advertising still accounts for the lion’s share of Google’s revenue, rising 17.4 percent to $22.4 billion (roughly Rs. 1,52,726 crores) in the quarter, Alphabet…


Google Allo’s Lucky Chatbot Suggests GIF Images Based on Keywords

Google has been consistent with its updates for its Allo messaging app since its release last year and the search giant has now added another interesting feature to the app in the form of a new chatbot called “Lucky”. While the name might remind you of Google’s search engine’s “I’m feeling lucky” option, the chatbot…


Gmail to Start Blocking JavaScript Attachments from February 13, Citing Security Reasons

Google has announced that it will start blocking JavaScript attachments in Gmail soon, in an attempt to reduce malicious attacks. In a blog post, the company announced that the restriction on .js file attachments will start on February 13. Notably, .js files are not the only ones that have been blocked, as Gmail already bans…


Google Maps for iOS Gets Real-Time Data for Crowded Places

The Google Maps apps for Android and iOS both have been updated to bring in new features. The iOS app has received the ability to show the ‘live’ crowd status in restaurants, places, and hangout spots, while the Android apps introduces a new Amenity photos tab for lodging places and hotels. Google Maps for iOS…


Home MobilesMobiles News Google Pixel 2 to Feature Improved Camera, SoC; Budget Pixel Also in the Works: Report

 Google is reportedly working on its next-generation Pixel devices expected to be announced later this year. According to a new report, Google is again focusing on the camera on the Pixel 2 device and this year we may finally see an affordable Pixel smartphone from the company. 9to5google cites an unnamed person familiar with the…


Google Took Down 1.7 Billion Bad Ads in 2016, Twice as Many as 2015

Google runs one of the biggest online ad networks in the world. There’s a good chance that almost every website you visit has ad banners that Google operates. Being really popular means scammers will target will constantly target it to make many quick bucks. Google responds to this illicit behaviour by banning ads. In 2016,…


Google Maps for Android Gets Parking Difficulty Feature; Shows Parking Situation at Destination

Google Maps for Android has got a new ‘parking difficulty’ feature. To recall, the feature was spotted by a few users last week, and now the search giant has officially rolled the feature out. Unfortunately though, it’s available only in the US – and that too in select regions. Announcing the feature in a blog…


Why #DeleteUber Was Trending on Twitter This Weekend

Uber became the center of a political battleground Saturday after hundreds of Twitter users rallied behind the #DeleteUber hashtag to protest the company’s decision to continue operating while taxis decided to strike – refusing to pick up passengers at John F. Kennedy International Airport in opposition to President Donald Trump’s refugee ban. By Sunday morning,…