Monday, February 29, 2016

Microsoft Lumia 640 now available for less than $30 in US

The Microsoft Lumia 640 has received yet another price cut in the United States, where retailers including Best Buy and Walmart are now selling the device for $29.99. T

Microsoft Band 2 receives an official price cut

Microsoft Band 2  is now officially available for $174.99. - Microsoft usually sells the wearable for $249.99. The promo runs through March 26 9pm PST, and is available for purchases made through online as well as retail Microsoft stores in the US

Raspberry Pi 3 With Integrated 802.11n Wireless LAN on Sale Now for $35

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced the release of the Raspberry Pi 3, the latest version of the tiny computer that fits in your pocket.

WhatsApp Messenger Now Lets You Share Photos and Video From Other Apps, Zoom Videos, More

WhatsApp Messenger has been updated with several improvements including the ability to share photos and video from other apps installed on your device.

Sunday, February 28, 2016

Apple to Cut Price of iPhone 5s by 50%, Unveil New 4-inch iPhone With 12MP Camera?

A research note from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo claims the much anticipated new 4-inch iPhone will feature a 12MP camera, rather than the previously rumored 8MP camere

Friday, February 26, 2016

Spark Email App Gets Support for iPad, watch OS 2, Additional Languages, More

The Spark email app has been updated with support for the iPad, watch OS 2, additional languages, and more.

Apple Releases Minor Software Update for the Third Generation Apple TV

Apple has released a minor software update for the third generation Apple TV. The update likely brings performance improvements and bug fixes.

Xiaomi confirms 18 LTE bands for Mi5

Xiaomi posted a Q & A on its own official forum with some more specific information about the newly announced Mi5. The Xiaomi Mi5 supports LTE bands: 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 13 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 25 / 26 / 27 / 28 / 29

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Apple Releases Smart Keyboard Software Update

Apple has released a Smart Keyboard software update that addresses issues with the iPad Pro waking up from time to time when it's connected to the keyboard.

Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update starts rolling out to Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+

The Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ has also started getting the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update following the Galaxy S6, S6 edge, and Note5. 

Xiaomi MIUI now boasts over 170 million users worldwide

Xiaomi has announced that its MIUI ROM is now being used by more than 170 million users around the world. 

Todoist Releases Updated iOS App With 3D Touch, Apple Watch App, Safari Extension, And Much More

Todoist has announced a slew of updates and new features across its various to-do list solutions for Apple devices.

Apple may Bring Siri to the Mac in OS X 10.

Apple is finally planning to bring Siri to the Mac with the release of OS X 10.12, according to a new report from 9to5Mac.

Netflix App Gets Support for iPad Pro, 3D Touch, Arabic, More

Netflix has released an update to their iOS app bringing support for the iPad Pro, 3D Touch, and Arabic; as well as, post-play recommendations and an improved Kids experience.

iOS 9 adoption slows down

Apple has released its latest iOS adoption number . The latest figures say the version 9 of the company's mobile operating system now powers 77% of compatible devices, which is the same as what was reported earlier this month.

Foxconn acquires Sharp in deal worth $6.2 billion

Just over a month after there were reports that Foxconn is in talks to acquire Sharp, the deal has been sealed for a total of JPY 700 billion ($6.2 billion), according to Japanese financial newspaper Nikkei. 

Pebble Time gets price cut

The Pebble Time smartwatch has received a price cut in the US. Daily deal aggregator and online retailer Groupon has the timepiece listed on its website for $135, down from its MSRP of $200

Google brings voice-based text editing and formatting to Docs

Google  has now rolled out an update that brings along voice-based text editing and formatting to Docs. To use the new features, you need to first enable voice typing, something which you can do be heading to the Tools menu on your Chrome Web browser and then selecting the Voice typing option. Thereafter you can start editing and formatting with commands like "copy," "insert table," and "highlight."

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Telegram surpasses 100 million users milestone, delivers 15 billion messages daily

Telegram has announced that it has surpassed the 100 million monthly active users milestone. The company also revealed that around 350,000 new users sign up for the service each day, and it delivers more than 15 billion messages daily.

Viber Gets 3D Touch, Multitasking Support on iPad, Conversation Gallery, More

The Viber messaging app has been updated with new features including support for 3D Touch, multitasking on iPad, a conversation gallery, more detail group chat info, improved search, and more.

Warhammer 40,000: Deathwatch is Apple's Free App of the Week

Apple has selected 'Warhammer 40,000: Deathwatch: Tyranid Invasion' as its free App of the Week.

DOJ Seeks Orders to Force Apple to Unlock 12 More iPhones as FBI Claims It's Not Trying to Set Precedent

The U.S. Justice Department is pursuing court orders to force Apple to assist investigators in extracting data from another 12 iPhones, reports the WSJ. The news comes as the FBI claims its demand that Apple hack the San Bernardino shooter's iPhone will not set a precedence.

PlayStation VR press event set for next month, invites sent out

Sony has sent out press invites for a PlayStation VR event which will be held next month - March 15 to be precise. The invitation says the event will begin with a presentation on the headset followed by hands-on demo of the device. 

Xiaomi announces Mi 4s in China

 Xiaomi also announced the new Mi 4s before the Mi 5 launch in Beijing, China. Xiaomi Mi 4s The Mi 4s seems somewhat like the successor to last year's Mi 4i, with its slim design and impressive but not too impressive spec sheet. It looks like it will slot somewhere between the existing Mi 4 and the upcoming Mi 5.

Xiaomi Mi 5 prices start at $300, will be available on March 1

Xiaomi revealed its flagship Mi 5 smartphone and amazed everyone at the MWC There are three versions of the phone, and will start at just $306 (CNY 2000). For that price, you get Snapdragon 820 chipset, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. If you want 64GB of internal storage, the price goes up to $352 (CNY 2300). Finally, the Xiaomi Mi 5 Pro with ceramic back will have 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage for the price of $413 (CNY 2700). Pre-orders for the Xiaomi Mi 5 are currently open in China and the release date for the device is March 1. 

Microsoft releases Hub Keyboard for Android

 The Microsoft Hub Keyboard looks like a simple keyboard at first but it has a few tricks up its sleeve. The keyboard has four main features. The clipboard feature shows you text you had previously copied so you can paste it with a couple of taps. The documents feature lets you login to your Office 365 account and paste the URL of the files by typing their names. The contacts feature lets you type the name of the contact and paste their details by tapping on the suggestions above. Lastly, there is a built-in translator, which can translate the text you're typing to any other language. 

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Lightroom on Android now with RAW support

The latest update to Lightroom on Android now has RAW support for mobile photography enthusiasts to enjoy. The version also adds a few other features like split toning and haze removal that have been part of the iOS build since last year. 

WhatsApp's Android beta program goes live on Google Play

WhatsApp has finally launched its Android beta program on Google's Play Store, making it easier for early adopters to test latest pre-release builds of the mobile messaging service. 

Skype to pull the plug on its Qik video messaging service next month

Microsoft-owned Skype has announced that its Qik video messaging service - which was launched back in 2014 - will be shut down in March. 

Oppo announces Super VOOC - fully charging a battery in 15 minutes

The Super VOOC is capable of recharging a 2,500 mAh battery in just 15 minutes. It can also achieve about 45% of charge in 5 minutes. The new VOOC charging works over both microUSB and USB Type-C ports and requires the new Super VOOC Flash Charger plug, a new special cable, and a connector made from high-quality military-grade materials.

Monday, February 22, 2016

Microsoft seeds a new update for Windows 10 Mobile

Microsoft has begun seeding a new update for Windows 10 Mobile. The firmware's build number is 14267 and it tweaks the multi-tasking performance on mid and high-end Lumia phones.

New SanDisk microSD offers read speeds of up to 275MB/s

SanDisk always has an impressive SD card to show at big events. This year at the MWC, it's about speed - 275MB/s worth of speed from a microSD card. . It comes bundled with a USB 3.0 reader for guaranteed downloads at max speed. The card is no slouch when it comes to write speeds either - up to 100MB/s. This card will be available in Q2 two in two capacities - 64GB and 128GB. For $180 and $300 respectively. 

Apple Posts FAQ Explaining Why It's Opposed to Building a Backdoor Into the iPhone

Apple has posted an FAQ explaining why the company is opposed to building a backdoor into the iPhone for the FBI.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Calls on Government to Withdraw Its Demands in Memo to Employees

Apple CEO Tim Cook sent an letter to employees today, reaffirming the company's opposition to the government's demand that it create a backdoor into the iPhone.

Amazon US And India Deals - Storage And Networking

Sony unveils Xperia Ear, Xperia Eye, Xperia Projector and Xperia Agent

Sony has unveiled  Xperia Ear, Xperia Eye, Xperia Projector and Xperia Agent
 at the MWC

Sony Xperia X series is here - Xperia X, X Performance and XA

Sony kept it short and sweet - it launched a new phone line, the Xperia X, and the first three phones in it are the Xperia X, XA and X Performance.

ZTE announces the Blade V7 and Blade V7 Lite

ZTE Blade V7 and ZTE Blade V7 Lite went official at the MWC today.

They are targeting the young people and those with young hearts, as ZTE likes to say, and both will become available in selected markets later this year. 

Only 32GB Galaxy S7/S7 edge will be available in US and some European markets

Just a couple of weeks after there were reports that only the 32GB variant of Samsung's Galaxy S7 and S7 edge will be available in some European markets, Samsung has confirmed that the 64GB variant won't be available in the US as well. There is currently no information on if and when the 64GB variant will be made available in these markets. 

As for the reason behind the move, reports say it's purely a business decision as both Europe and the US are major markets for Samsung and the 32GB variants of both S7 and S7 edge are said to have higher profit margins than their 64GB equivalents

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 landing in India next week

Xiaomi has announced that its Redmi Note 3 smartphone will be launched in India next week - March 3 to be specific.

vivo confirms 6GB RAM, SD820 for XPlay 5

vivo's upcoming XPlay 5 flagship will have a whopping 6GB RAM, making it the world's first smartphone to come with that much RAM.

Amazon's Free Shipping Minimus is now 49$

"Orders including $25 or more of eligible books qualify for FREE Shipping. All orders of $49 or more of eligible items across any product category also qualify for FREE Shipping. With free shipping, your order will be delivered 5-8 business days after all of your items are available to ship, including pre-order items" - Amazon Website

Samsung Unveils ODB Dongle That Gives Your Car an LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot

Samsung has unveiled a new connected car solution called Samsung Connect Auto.

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge get an official video introduction

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge are now official and the company swiftly released their first full-length ad on YouTube. The clip highlights all the features of the two devices

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Officially Unveiled

Samsung Has Launched It's Latest Offering Dubbed Galaxy S7 And Galaxy S7 Edge Today . It comes with various features like wireless charging and many more . The device was unveiled at MWC 2016

Sunday, February 21, 2016

LG Rolling Bot goes official, will take care of your pet

LG Rolling Bot - a home monitoring system. The spherical fella has an integrated 8MP camera and can livestream everything that's happening in your home. There is a microSD slot if you want to capture and save photos or videos. You can move it around your house and use it a remote control as well. 

Twitter is now more popular than Facebook in Japan

With over 1.55 billion active users, Facebook is the largest social network in the world. However, the story is a bit different in Japan, where a rival social network is more popular than Facebook. The rival we are talking about is Twitter.

The company revealed last week that it had 35 million monthly active users in the Asian country, compared to Facebook's 25 million

Sony to Reveal 'Smart Ear' Wireless Earbud on Monday?

Latest Rumor Suggest That Sony is reportedly planning to reveal a 'Smart Ear' wireless earbud on Monday at MWC.

Idol 4 and 4s, Plus 10: Alcatel at MWC 2016

Alcatel brought the whole family - two Idol 4 phones, Pixis of all sizes and even a Windows 10 hybrid laptop.

Saturday, February 20, 2016

LG K10 now available in Europe for €249

The LG K10 smartphone - which was announced at this year's Consumer Electronics show and went on sale around a week later - is now available for purchase in Europe, with Greece becoming one of the first European countries where the device is now up for sale

Android Marshmallow now available for Moto E (2nd Gen) in India

Motorola Moto E (2nd Gen) is receiving Android 6.0 Marshmallow update after a few months of uncertainty. Last October, Motorola announced its Marshmallow plans and the second Moto E was left out of the update list. Then just before Christmas Motorola had some change of heart and added the Moto E (2nd Gen) to its update schedule.

Volvo Announces Plan to Replace Physical Car Keys With Your Smartphone

Volvo has announced that it plans to become the world's first car manufacturer to offer cars without keys from 2017.

Find My iPhone Helps Police Locate Kidnapped Teen

Apple's Find My iPhone app was used by Pennsylvania State Police to locate a kidnapped teenager 150 miles away from home, reports NBC News.

Apple Ranked World's Most Admired Company for 9th Year in a Row

Apple has been ranked the World's Most Admired Company for the ninth year in a row by Fortune.

Apple Extends MacBook Pro Repair Extension Program

Apple has extended its repair program for MacBook Pro experiencing video related issues. The program was set to expire at the end of the month.

Multiple accounts supported on Facebook Messenger for Android

Facebook's Messenger app for Android has been updated to officially allow users to manage more than one chatting account.

BlackBerry Priv receives price cut in Canada

BlackBerry's Android-powered Priv smartphone has received a price cut in Canada, where carrier Bell is currently selling the device for CAD 299.99 on a regular two-year contract. Other local carriers like Rogers and Telus are currently selling the handset at higher rates. 

ZUK phone launching in March

Lenovo-backed ZUK has announced that its next smartphone will be launched in March.

Friday, February 19, 2016

Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update starts hitting Samsung Galaxy Note5

After selected Galaxy Note5 units in the US started receiving Android 6.0 earlier this month, Samsung has begun rolling out the Android 6.0.1 update to the device. 

Nextbit starts selling its cloud-focused Robin smartphone

Nextbit's cloud-focused Robin smartphone, which recently started shipping to the initial 1,000 backers of the company's kickstarter campaign, is now available for purchase. Carrying a $399 price tag, the device is now listed on the company's website. Both mint and midnight color options are available for purchase.

Nvidia fixes WiFi issues, releases Shield Tablet and Tablet K1 Marshmallow update again

Nvidia started rolling out the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for the original Shield Tablet earlier this month, but the roll-out was soon halted after there were user reports of the update causing Wi-Fi issues with the device. The good news is that those issues have been fixed, and the roll-out has resumed

Apple fixed Error 53, modified Touch ID sensor won't brick iPhone

Apple changed its mind about Error 53 being a security feature and allows a phone with a modified Touch ID sensor to function with the Touch ID feature disabled.. The public backlashed and Apple did what it needed for customers to be happy. Apple apologized and released a patch to iOS 9.2.1 that will disable the bricking feature that Error 53 was causing.

Twitter adds video sharing option in direct messaging

Twitter is focused on adding new features to its service.  Yesterday Twitter launched the GIF button, which allows you to search and embed gifs from a rich catalog that's been put together by Giphy and Riffsy. Today, Twitter launched  another feature - video sharing within the Direct Messages. You can now Twitter  share a video via the Direct Messages, which turns the Direct Messages even closer to a full-blown messaging service.  The update to Direct Messages is already available for Android and iOS, as well as on the regular web version. Twitter already increased the character limit up to 10,000 symbols for the direct messages, among other improvements. 

Apple Launches New iPhone 'Trade Up With Installment' Plan

Apple has launched iPhone 'Trade Up With Installments' plan that lets users trade in an old iPhone or other smartphone, apply that value to a new iPhone, and pay off the remaining cost of the new iPhone in installments over 24 months. The plan is only available in the U.S. and in Apple Stores,

Microsoft Launches 25 Person Group Video Calling for Skype

Microsoft has announced the launch of 25 person Skype group video calling.

This feature is currently rolling out now to users on iPhone, iPad, and Android in Western Europe and North America. The roll-out in these markets should be completed over the next week or so with full availability worldwide expected in March.

Thursday, February 18, 2016

New Windows 10 Mobile build rolling out to Lumia 950/950 XL and 550

Microsoft has started rolling out the February update for Windows 10 Mobile to non-Windows Insiders. The update, which bumps the device to to 10586.107, is currently hitting Lumia 950, 950 XL, and 550.

 The update brings along improvements related to reliability, stability, Bluetooth connectivity, battery usage, update system, as well as Microsoft Edge's PDF rendering and navigation

Freedom 251 ordering suspended

A smartphone costing $4 was always going to be a hit, but Indian company Ringing Bells had to learn the hard way exactly how much so. At 600,000 hits per second  its website could not handle all the traffic and orders had to be suspended.

Ringing Bells is working on a solution and promises that all will be back to normal within 24 hours.

Freedom 251 is the world's cheapest smartphone and at less than $4 (or INR 251, hence the name) we can't see that record getting broken any time soon. That amount of cash gets you a 4-inch qHD display, quad-core processor, a gig of RAM and Lollipop, so you are getting plenty of bang for your few bucks.

You No Longer Need an @Gmail Email Address to Use Gmail

Google has announced that it's now possible to use Gmail without an @gmail email address.

Google Translate adds support for 13 new languages

Google has announced that its Translate service now supports 13 new languages. This brings the total number of supported languages to 103

 The newly-added languages include Amharic, Corsican, Frisian, Kyrgyz, Hawaiian, Kurdish (Kurmanji), Luxembourgish, Samoan, Scots Gaelic, Shona, Sindhi, Pashto, and Xhosa. G

Apple Officially Launches Apple Pay in China

Apple has officially announced the launch of Apple Pay in China.

Panic Updates Prompt 2 SSH Clien

Panic has released a big update to its Prompt 2 SSH client for iOS with split-screen views on iPad, support for multiple connections to the same server, Tabs, 3D Touch, Spotlight Search and more.

Vimeo gets Chromecast compatibility for Android app

Vimeo has gained Chromecast support for its Android app's latest update.

It was among the first companies to voice support for the Chromecast in its original run back in 2013. Additionally, with the new update, a bunch of stability fixes and bug fix has been done for this release of the Android app.

Vimeo was founded in 2004, just one year before YouTube invaded computer screens all around the world, and became the first online video service to support 720p HD videos

Apple Now Supports Video App Previews for tvOS

Apple has announced that it now supports video App Previews for tvOS.

The Mesh is Apple's Free App of the Week

Apple has selected 'The Mesh' as its free App of the Week. The Mesh is an innovative game that reinvents the way we play with numbers. 

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Apple to Apply Electro Magnetic Interference Shielding to Major iPhone 7 Chips?

Apple is planning to apply EMI shielding to most of the major chips on the iPhone 7, reports ETNews.

This is said to increase device performance and alleviate consumer concern about electromagnetic waves from smartphones.

Apple Pay to Launch in China on February 18th

Apple Pay is set to launch in China on February 18th, according to social media posts from the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), reports Reuters.

Here Maps for iOS now supports 3D Touch

Here Maps for iOS has received a pretty consistent update today , 3D Touch is now supported, which means that if you own an Apple iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus and then apply pressure onto the Here Maps icon on your home screen you'll get the option to navigate to your home.  On the map, you can now tap place icons for stores, sights, and transit stations. 

Instagram rolls out two-factor authentication feature

Instagram has confirmed that it has started rolling out the the two-factor authentication feature. 

Sony UK: Xperia Z5 series, Z4 Tablet, and Z3+ to get Marshmallow update

Sony has announced that the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update will start hitting its  Xperia Z4 Tablet and Xperia Z3+ units as well as Xperia Z5 series devices in the United Kingdom beginning March 7.

Freedom 251 is a $4 smartphone that has quad-core CPU and runs Android Lollipop - Make In India

India's Ringing Bells has unveiled India's most affordable smartphone. named Freedom 251, the Android-powered device carries a price tag of INR 251, which translates into just under $4 at current exchange rates.

It  is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, and has a 4-inch qHD IPS display. It comes with 1GB RAM and 8GB internal memory, which can be expanded up to 32GB via microSD card. , The Freedom 251 features a 3.2MP rear unit and a 0.3MP front shooter. The phone runs Android 5.1 (Lollipop), and packs in a 1,450mAh battery.

Connectivity options include 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, and GPS, while color options include white

Ringing Bells says the phone is in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision for "empowering India to the last person, transforming India's growth story."

It will be available to order from it's dedicated website  starting 6:00 AM tomorrow (February 18). India's Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will officially launch it later today.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

LG X max, X speed, X style, and X power tipped to be coming later this year

LG announced a new 'X' series of smartphones yesterday, revealing that two devices from the series - the X cam and X screen - will be unveiled at the MWC which is going to be held at  next week.

Now, the leakster @evleaks has revealed the names of some other X series phones. Evan Blass (@evleaks) February 15, 2016 -   These members are the X max, X speed, X style, and X power.

While no other details about these handsets were revealed,

Xiaomi slashes Mi 4, Mi 4i, and Redmi Note Prime prices in India

Xiaomi is celebrating Mi Week (Tuesday to Friday) in India, and as part of it  Xiaomi  has slashed the prices of some of its Mi series smartphones, including the Mi 4 and Mi 4i. 

Xiaomi Redmi Note Prime (White, 16 GB)

Xiaomi Mi 4 (White, 16GB)

Mi 4i (16GB, White)

Mi Redmi 2 Prime 4G (16GB, Grey)

New Xperia M5/M5 Dual update is aimed at fixing bugs

Sony has started rolling out a new update to its Xperia M5 and M5 Dual smartphones.

The update bumps the build number to 30.1.A.1.46 and 30.1.B.1.46, respectively, and brings along bug fixes.

{Price Drop}Sony Xperia Z5 and Z5 Compact receive price cuts in US

Sony Xperia Z5 and Z5 Compact have received price cuts.

This means that the Xperia Z5 is now available for $539, while the Compact variant will now set you back $449.

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Samsung Pay to launch alongside Galaxy S7 in Russia

Samsung has already announced that its Samsung Pay - will be launching in several countries this year, including the UK, Spain, China, Australia, Singapore, and Brazil. However, now it looks like the service will be available in Russia too.

Galaxy S7 is all set to be unveiled at a dedicated event on February 21, a day before this year's MWC officially kicks off. At the event, Samsung is also expected reveal its plans for the mobile payments services

Microsoft Unveils Lumia 650 Smartphone Running Windows 10

Microsoft has unveiled it's Lumia 650 smartphone running Windows 10 for a retail price of just $199 USD. The phone is set to launch in European markets today.

Monday, February 15, 2016

Apple Officially Acknowledges 1970 Date Bug

Apple has officially acknowledged the 1970 date bug and promised a software update to fix it.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Huawei Honor Holly 2 Plus Launching Tomorrow

Huawei confirmed the smartphone will be available for purchase in India via Flipkart and Amazon on February 15. Customers will be able to pick this one up for just Rs 8,499

elegram update brings new voice messaging features, improved Secret Chats

Telegram has released an update on iOS and Android that brings with it several cool new features that users should love. One of the features is improvement to voice messages. 

Saturday, February 13, 2016

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Apple replacing faulty USB-C charge cables

Apple has launched a USB-C charge cable replacement program that will see the company providing replacements for the cables that were included with MacBook computers through June 2015. 

Apple Patent Details How Apple Watch Could Adjust iPhone Volume Based on Ambient Environment

Apple has filed a patent detailing how the Apple Watch could be used to automatically adjust the volume of an iPhone based on the ambient environment. The patent is named, "VOLUME CONTROL FOR MOBILE DEVICE USING A WIRELESS DEVICE".

Vevo Launches New Native App for the Apple TV

Vevo has announced a new native tvOS app for Apple TV. The app is part of the company's effort to deliver the best cross-platform music video experience.

Microsoft Releases Fetch! App for iPhone

Microsoft has released Fetch!, a new app for iPhone that can identify a dog's breed from a photo.

Apple Updates TestFlight App With Support for iOS 9.3 and watchOS 2.2

Apple has updated its TestFlight app with support for iOS 9.3 and watchOS 2.2.

ASICS acquires Runkeeper app

ASICS, a popular sportwear maker, has bought the Runkeeper fitness-tracking app. 

Apple Music now boasts over 11 million paid subscribers

Apple has revealed that its Apple Music service now has more than 11 million paid subscribers. 

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Opera receives $1.2B takeover proposal

Opera has received a buyout offer from a Chinese consortium. The offer values the Norwegian company at NOK 10.5 billion ($1.2 billion), which is reportedly 53% more than its market value before the acquisition rumors broke.

Nokia now owns 91% of Alcatel-Lucent

Nokia has announced that it controls 91% of Alcatel-Lucent shares after the second round of the transaction. The two companies have already started combining operations. Nokia will need 95% before it can complete the acquisition