Apps & Software

Google Maps Home Screen Redesigned for India, Gets New ‘Quick Actions’ Menu

Google update will bring new features to the home screen, specifically designed for users in India. The home screen now has a new Quick Actions menu for shortcuts that allows you to see directions, saved offline routes, and map details all in one tap. Google also claims that the home screen loads much faster for users to make the most ... Read More »

How to Keep Shady Apps From Screwing Up Your Computer

Image: Gizmodo Not all applications and browser add-ons come in peace. So you need to know a few warning signs to look out for if you want to make sure that only legit software makes it onto your machine. Here’s how to avoid bad actors and weed out any shady apps that have already taken root. Desktop applications Image: Screenshot ... Read More »

Apple Publishes Its First Artificial Intelligence Paper in Bid to Hire Top Researchers

After announcing its intention to publish artificial intelligence research at the start of the month, the usually secretive Apple has done so exactly. Its first public paper, submitted late last week, revolves around an algorithm learning to recognise images that are generated by a computer, as opposed to existing ones captured by a camera. The first publicly available Apple paper, ... Read More »

Samsung Pay Will Reportedly Come to India in the First Half of 2017

The recent demonetisation drive in India has been good news for digital payment platforms in the country. The cash-drought has resulted in more and more people making payments online and tech companies are trying to make the most out of the situation. Samsung might soon be joining this list as the South Korean company is reportedly planning to introduce its ... Read More »

Super Mario Run Will Not Get Any New Content: Report

It seems that Super Mario Run won’t get any more levels or content. The game hit the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch on Friday and skyrocketed to the top of the US charts. However it failed to do so in Japan. “A Nintendo spokesman said the company didn’t plan to release additional content, either free or paid,” a report from ... Read More »

Nova Launcher Prime Gets a Limited Period Discount, Is Just Rs. 10 on Google Play

As part of the holiday season, third-party launcher Nova Launcher Prime has announced that users across the world can buy the paid version of the launcher – which brings several additional features – from Google Play at the cheapest price possible. Currently, the Nova Launcher Prime is available for purchase for $0.99 in the US and Rs. 10 in India. ... Read More »

Amazon Now 2-Hour Grocery Delivery Service Officially Launched in Delhi, Mumbai

Amazon Now, the company’s 2-hour delivery service for essential household items, was on Monday officially rolled out to Delhi and Mumbai. As before, with the Bengaluru launch in February, the service is also only available for select pin codes in the respective cities. The Amazon Now service promises deliveries within two hours of ordering (Express Delivery), and, customers can also ... Read More »

Google Testing Recent Tab, Offline Search, Lite Mode Features in Search App

Google is testing new features in its Search app on Android, according to several users. The search engine giant is making server-side changes to the Search app (aka Google app) which is making the new Recent tab visible to users alongside new Offline and Lite search mode options. It’s worth mentioning that Google’s new Recent, Offline Search, and Lite mode ... Read More »

Easeus Data Recovery Software – The Useful Data Recovery Software

Data plays an important role in every aspect of our life. The term data is the collection of information. Data is used in almost all fields today. The main purpose of collecting the data is to store and retrieve it later. As data is stored and retrieved, it may also be deleted or lost. This can happen at some unexpected ... Read More »

PlayStation Communities App Launched for Android and iOS

Sony has launched a new PlayStation Communities app for Android and iOS, which is meant to help PS4 owners keep in touch with people of “similar interests and preferences” when they are not in front of their console. “Within a Community, you can join parties and launch into games with other Community members, or talk about your shared interests,” Sony ... Read More »