Tag: App

Android 9 Pie Future Update Will Bring Back Blocked Notifications App List, Google Confirms

Photo Credit: Twitter/Ron Amadeo Android 9 Pie removes the ability to see apps with blocked notifications Last month, Google released the stable version of Android 9 Pie bringing gesture-based navigation system, adaptive battery, and more new features. Android Pie arrived first on Pixel handsets, including the original Pixel and Pixel XL as well as the […]

Xiaomi Acknowledges Putting Ads in MIUI Settings App

Random ads in MIUI aren’t new, but Xiaomi has this time formally confirmed the serving of ads to its customers. The Chinese company recently received outrage for increasing the frequency of ads throughout its MIUI. The company was even found showing ads in its music app and settings menu. This is beyond the inappropriate ads […]

How to Take Measurements and Check Levels Using iOS 12’s New Measure App

The Measure app allows you to measure the distance between two points and the dimensions of certain objects. We’ve seen similar apps on the App Store for a while, but the iOS 12 Measure app has been designed by Apple and ships with the latest version of iOS. This makes it far more likely to […]

Google Neighbourly App Now Available in 5 More Indian Cities to Answer Users’ Local Questions

Google on Wednesday started rolling out its social app called Neighbourly to more cities across India. The technology giant launched the Neighbourly app in the country in May this year. While the app was initially available only in Mumbai and Jaipur, it will now be rolling out to five more Indian cities, namely Ahmedabad, Coimbatore, […]

Nokia 7 Plus to Get Android 9.0 Pie Update Next Month; Nokia Camera App Receives Google Lens Integration

Nokia 7 Plus will receive Android 9.0 Pie in September, HMD Global confirmed the development at the Nokia 6.1 Plus launch on Tuesday. Notably, the Nokia 7 Plus is among the hand of models that are currently testing the latest Android version under the Beta programme. The handset earlier this week received Android P Developer […]

Researchers Develop App That Can Extend Your Smartphone’s Battery Life

Amid growing demand for good battery life, researchers have developed an app that reduces the energy consumption of smartphone devices without impacting performance. The findings, published in the journal IEEE Access, suggests that the novel method can extend the battery life of smartphones for up to an hour each day. “The built-in multi-window feature released […]

Jio Phone YouTube Rollout Goes WhatsApp Way, App to Roll Out to Users in Batches

The highly-anticipated launch of WhatsApp and YouTube for Jio Phone on August 15 disappointed many a user as the two popular apps remained absent from the platform. With a pretty big user base hungry for WhatsApp and YouTube, two of the most widely used apps in the world, it was an unpleasant surprise when the […]

WhatsApp Rollout for Jio Phone to Start in Batches; YouTube App Launching Tomorrow

All Jio Phone users are set to receive the YouTube app on Wednesday, but not everyone will get the highly anticipated WhatsApp on the platform just yet. Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) announced the arrival of WhatsApp and YouTube at its 41st Annual General Meeting (AGM) last month. Users who have the Jio Phone will be able to download the […]

WhatsApp on Jio Phone Gets Delayed; YouTube App Launching Tomorrow

Jio Phone is set to receive the YouTube app on Wednesday, but the highly anticipated rollout of WhatsApp has been delayed. Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) announced the arrival of WhatsApp and YouTube at its 41st Annual General Meeting (AGM) last month. Users who have the Jio Phone will be able to download the YouTube app […]

Apple’s Mettle in India Tested in Squabble Over Anti-Spam App

In India, the world’s second-biggest smartphone market, Apple’s normally deft management of government relations is being put to a fresh high-stakes test. For almost two years, Apple has battled India’s telecom regulator over a demand that it allow the use of the government’s anti-spam app. Non-compliance, the watchdog threatened last month, could result in phones […]