Month: June 2018

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Starts Receiving Android Oreo-Based MIUI 9.5.14 Update: Report Read in

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro was launched in India back in February and the smartphone arrived with strong specifications, good design, dual cameras, among other features. However, the weak link in the Redmi Note 5 Pro was that it ran MIUI skin on top of Android 7.1.2 Nougat. But now, Xiaomi is keeping its promise and rolling out MIUI 9.5 based on […]

Amazon to Buy PillPack in Potentially Disruptive Drug Retail Push

Amazon.com said on Thursday it would buy small online pharmacy PillPack, a move that will put the world’s biggest online retailer in direct competition with drugstore chains, drug distributors and pharmacy benefit managers. The deal’s potential to disrupt major players across the drug supply chain nationwide prompted a sell-off in shares of possible rivals, while sending Amazon […]

Snapchat to Bring Third-Party Games In-App This Fall: Report

Snapchat launched its design overhaul earlier this year and received major backlash from its users and investors. Ever since, the company has been reworking changes and also introducing new features to gain momentum once again. It even introduced AR game-like features in its app for more engagement, and increasing its user base. However, a fresh report suggests that […]

French Design Studio Takes Aim at Hit Game Fortnite on Mobile Phones

This year’s breakaway hit video game, Fortnite, which has drawn a younger generation to free-to-play multiplayer games, sending shockwaves through the console gaming market, has attracted new rivals ready to battle it out for vast mobile phone audiences. Oh BiBi, a small French studio run by former game designers from Gameloft, on Thursday is introducing FRAG, a […]

Apple, Samsung Settle 7-Year Patent Battle Over iPhone Design Read in

Apple and Samsung have ended a years-long patent battle over copied iPhone design with an undisclosed settlement, according to a US court filing Wednesday. The world’s two biggest smartphone makers reached a truce in their seven-year-old court battle a month after a federal court jury ordered Samsung to pay Apple some $539 million (roughly Rs. 3,700 crores) for […]

Instagram Gets Video Chat, AR Camera Effects, Topic Channels on Explore, and More Read in

Instagram recently said it now has over a billion active users, and from the looks of it the Facebook-owned service is not planning on slowing down the relentless pace at which it keeps adding new features. The social media giant’s latest assault on video-oriented platforms such as Snapchat and FaceTime has launched. A long time after enabling its users with the […]