Category: Mobile

  • India’s First 5G Audio-Video Call Made by Telecom Minister

    India’s Minister of Telecommunications Ashwini Vaishnaw successfully made the country’s first audio-video call. The entire end-to-end network was developed at IIT Madras in India. This comes after the country’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the new 5G testbed at IIT Madras earlier this week. Check out the details below to find out more. Telecom Minister […]

  • WhatsApp to Add Preview for Shared Links as Status

    WhatsApp is prepping up a new addition for its Status feature after the rumored ability to react to Status with emojis reactions and Status updates in the chat list. The new rumored feature will show you rich previews of links shared as a text status. Here’s a look at what this will look like. A recent report […]

  • What Is AppFlash on Android and Do You Need It?

    Device carriers and manufacturers have never quite understood users – we don’t like or need bloatware. Yet, Verizon decided all Android users needed AppFlash on their devices. It quietly appeared on existing devices in 2017 and later became preinstalled. After a lot of opposition, Verizon eventually stopped supporting AppFlash and disabled it on existing devices through updates […]

  • Why Unlimited Mobile Data Isn’t Actually Unlimited

    “Unlimited” is a big word in the mobile world. Everyone wants a data plan with no limitations. That’s why carriers love to use the word, but “Unlimited” rarely means truly unlimited. There are a few reasons for that. There was a time when unlimited data plans were truly unlimited. You paid a certain amount every month and you […]

  • How to Prevent WhatsApp from Saving Images to Gallery

    By default, WhatsApp saves received images and videos to your phone. This option can be extremely convenient, allowing you to easily save all the cool memes and group photos for later use. The downside is that your phone’s storage can quickly fill up, especially if you’re quite active on the app. In this article we […]

  • VPN Providers will now Collect User Data Because of India’s New Policy

    The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) of India and the CERT-In recently announced the new policy for VPN providers in India via an official memo. The policy aims to give more power to CERT-In, which is responsible for monitoring cybercrimes in the country. “During the course of handling cyber incidents and interactions with the […]

  • Twitter Circle — an Instagram ‘Close Friends’ Feature Now Live

    Twitter has introduced Twitter Circle, which is its way of letting you share your tweets but a small group. This feature is part of the microblogging site’s latest test and has now started rolling out to some users. This comes after Twitter’s attempt at an alternative timeline for “Trusted Friends” last year. Here’s a look […]

  • Qualcomm’s Apple M1-Competitor CPU Expected to Launch in Late 2023

    While Apple has been expanding its M1 family of chipsets for its Mac computers, it seems like Qualcomm has been struggling to catch up with the Cupertino giant. Last year, Qualcomm announced it will release its very own ARM-based CPU to compete with Apple’s M1 chips. Now, the company has delayed the release of the […]