Google has finally revealed the official name of Android 8.0 or Android O and it’s “Oreo” as most of us have predicted. So what are the features of Android Oreo and what is new about Android Oreo? Go through this blog and we will tell you everything about Android Oreo. Continue reading “Android 8.0 – It’s not a bird, it’s not a plane it’s “Android Oreo”.”
Here’s another big news in cyber crime! Recently in a blog post, Zomato revealed that about 17 million user records from their database were stolen. The stolen information includes User IDs, Names, Usernames, Email address and hashed password of their consumers. However, the company confirmed that all the payment related information are still safe. Continue reading “Zomato hacked! – 17 million user records were stolen.”
Recently Anand Prakash from Bengaluru got $13,500 from Uber for discovering a glitch in Uber’s payment system by which one could get unlimited free rides. The bug has already been fixed by Uber app developers. Here is the complete story. Continue reading “Uber paid $13,500 to a Bengaluru Guy!”
Recently Google has announced the increment in size of the attachment files. Now you can receive up to 50MB of attachment file in your Gmail. This feature will be available for both web browser and mobile apps. This update will be rolled out for all Gmail users within the end of this week. Continue reading “Gmail increases file attachment size limit to 50MB.”
Google has confirmed that the desktop version of Allo will soon be available for desktop platform along with the built-in virtual assistant. The android version of Allo was first released in India and Allo has received a lot of appreciation for its unique features like Google Assistant, Smart reply, in-built Google search function etc. Continue reading “Allo web is coming soon.”
Google India as a part of “Google for India” initiative has launched their first app “YouTube Go” which is an offline YouTube service specifically designed for India. This app is basically designed to save mobile data. In this app you can download and share your favorite YouTube video using less data. Google India has announced about this app in September 2016 and now the app is in “Unreleased” version, but available in Google Play.
The former global face of Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi said he was joining Facebook as the VP of Facebook VR. Last week he left Xiaomi Corp and previously he was working in Google for the Android team. Continue reading “Hugo Barra joins Facebook as VP of Facebook Virtual Reality.”
While the flagship smart phones from Samsung and Apple are rated with IP68 and IP67 respectively, Google’s new Pixel and Pixel XL are rated with IP53. However the price range of all these devices are the same.
In fact all of above mentioned devices are NOT water proof. The Galaxy S7, iPhone 7 are dust and water resistant and there is a huge difference between “waterproof” and “water resistant”. Continue reading “Google Pixel or Pixel XL is NOT water proof.”