The CyanogenMod open-source community on Monday released CyanogenMod 12.1 stable builds based on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop, alongside security releases for CM11.0 and CM12.0 including fixes for the Stagefright vulnerability and other recent security disclosures. The firm says that not all the CM-based devices would be receiving these releases. Only thoseRead More →

Samsung in partnership with Axel Springer, a digital publisher in Europe, has announced Upday, an aggregated news content platform for Galaxy devices. The news aggregator platform launch from Samsung comes few months after Apple announced News, an improved app replacing AppleNewsstand for users to keep up with news and articles.Read More →

Samsung on Wednesday launched its Galaxy Tab S2 9.7 LTE model in India, priced at Rs. 39,400. The voice-calling tablet will go on sale from Wednesday in retail outlets across the country available in Gold, Black, and White colour variants. The company is calling the offering the world’s slimmest tablet,Read More →

Micromax on Wednesday announced strategic collaboration with chipmaker MediaTek to launch mid-to-premium 4G LTE smartphones powered by the MT6735 and high-end Helio chipsets, like the Helio X10. The Indian domestic handset maker at the launch also unveiled its latest Canvas Fire 4G smartphone. The company so far has not revealedRead More →

If you wanted to check out the best happy hours deal in your neighbourhood, there’s now an app that curates over 8,000 nightspots in more than 700 localities across 15 cities in India. Happitoo, an Airbnb-like app that helps you explore the local nightlife, launched on Google Play on AugustRead More →

Infosys on Wednesday launched two new financial products for the Indian market that will help it tap the multi-million dollar opportunity in the newly announced payments banks segment. The two products – Finacle Payments Bank and Finacle Small Finance Bank solutions – are part of EdgeVerve Systems, the product subsidiaryRead More →