Month: December 2017

Nintendo Switch homebrew might become a reality

Nintendo Switch homebrew may soon be a reality. A recent hacking conference in Germany, 34c3 saw a team of thinkers and hackers which are Plutoo, Derek, and Naehwert gave a presentation on kernel hacks for the Nintendo Switch.

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Apple apologises for slowing down the existing iPhones

Calfornia based tech company also announced a $50 reduction in the cost of iPhone battery replacements, which comes down from $79 to $29 and an iOS software update provides updates on iPhone battery health in the coming year.

WATCH LIVE : 34th Chaos Communication Congress 2017

The 34th iteration of the annual Chaos Communication Congress also known as 34C3 is taking place in December, but this time the location has been changed by the organisers and held at the Congress and convention center in Leipzig.

John McAfee claims his Twitter account was hacked

British-American computer programmer, John McAfee’s mentioned that his Twitter account was hacked and the hackers are using it to run ‘coin of the day’ series recommending and promoting lesser-known cryptocurrencies.

New Smartphone App will locate people in areas without network

The researchers at the Universidad de Alicante in Spain makes it possible to locate people who are suffering from an accident in remote locations without a phone signal and where a speedy rescue has to be sent in an emergency to save lives of affected people.

Paytm crosses 100 Million Downloads on Google Play

Paytm announced that its Android app has become “India’s first payments app to cross 100 million downloads on Google Play”, which is a big accomplishment for payment app. The growth has evolved in the weeks after the Paytm app has received BHIM UPI functionality via Paytm Payments Bank.

Vodafone confirmed to launch its 4G VoLTE Services in January

Vodafone India has confirmed the biggest rumor of its Voice over LTE (VoLTE) services beginning from mid-January 2018 and will be available in major cities like Mumbai, Gujarat, Delhi, Karnataka, and Kolkata and will be extended across the country.

Zanco’s t1 claims to be the World’s Smallest Mobile Phone

Zanco tiny t1 claims to be the smallest mobile phone in the world, the latest model has been listed on a Kickstarter campaign. As this report stated, the campaign has achieved around ₹18.92 lakh of its aiming figure, ₹21.45 lakh.

Hike Messenger adds Social Features includes Bill Split, Voting to Groups

Hike Messenger recently added new social features for groups and communities, built within the chat interface itself. This additional feature includes the ability to vote, split bills, create checklists, schedule events with reminders, and the people can also play ‘teen patti’.

Twitter launches Moments feature for everyone in India

Twitter launches a new feature Moments which is available to everyone in India. Twitter is eyeing on to make it easier for people to discover latest Moments across news, entertainment and sports categories with the new Explore tab featuring Moments by Twitter’s Curation team.

Google’s Launchpad Accelerator includes 4 new Indian Startups

Google announces four selected Indian startups for its hands-on mentorship programme ‘Launchpad Accelerator’. This batch consists of 30 Indian startups have so far joined the class. The names of those shortlisted startups are as follows: BabyChakra, m.Paani, NIRAMAI and SocialCops.