Category Archives: Mobile Devices

Facebook and Instagram get redesigns for readability

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Taking inspiration from line drawings, Reddit and Messenger, Facebook is overhauling the design of the News Feed to make it more legible, clickable and commentable. Specifically, Facebook now makes it much clearer where threads start and end in comments. Meanwhile, Instagram today got a little redesign itself with comment reels now being threaded so you […]

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Facebook Messenger now shows Spotify recommendations

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Facebook Messenger can do so much more than send texts. In addition to video chats, conducting polls and even playing games, the messaging app’s next trick is knowing when to suggest tunes from a little service known as Spotify. Mentioning music on Facebook Messenger now prompts music recommendations from Spotify, allowing users to browse a […]

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Facebook is rolling out a Trending News section on mobile, now with its own link

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Facebook is rolling out a “Trending News” section on mobile that includes its own link in the app’s main navigation. This follows the company’s earlier announcement this spring of a redesign for Trending Topics, an increasingly important part of Facebook’s social network, where it tracks the news stories that are buzzing across its service. That redesign is […]

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Cyber Monday 2017: everything you need to know about this year's deals

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The day commonly known as Cyber Monday traditionally marks the end of the biggest shopping weekend of the year, kicking off with the Thanksgiving holiday moving into Black Friday: after the family celebrations, droves of shoppers hit the high street to pick up any bargains they can get their hands on. The term “Cyber Monday” […]

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Redmi Note 4 hits five million mark, and we are glad

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If you are in India, using a smartphone and don’t know what Xiaomi is, there are high chances that you are living under a rock. In India, the company is renowned for its well performing value for money smartphones. In 2017 itself, Xiaomi has hit a plenty of milestones, added up by the recent Redmi […]

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Andy Rubin's Essential Phone is about to prove itself next week

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The Essential Phone is the new smartphone we officially know about, yet it’s somehow more of a mystery than the still-rumored iPhone 8, Note 8 and LG V30. That’s going to change on Friday, August 25, when Andy Rubin hosts a ‘first look’ of the new Android handset with modular capabilities, reports 9to5Google. It’ll happen […]

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Snap sold fewer than 42K Spectacles, down 35% in Q2

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Snap’s Spectacles sunglasses may prove to be more of a fad than a must-have device. Snap revealed during its call following weak Q2 earnings that it generated $5.4 million in “Other” revenue, which would equate to around 41,500 pairs of its Spectacles camera sunglasses at a $130 price point. That’s compared to $8.3 million in […]

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Snap founders won’t sell shares despite plummeting price

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Snap has an awful Q2 earnings report… but at least its dancing AR hot dog was viewed 1.5 billion times. To prove their confidence, co-founders Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy have agreed not to sell any shares this year, and the company will withhold shares they’re owed to pay for any necessary taxes. Of course, […]

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Moto Mods: Every module you can clip to your Motorola phone

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Price: $299.99 | £249.98 | AU$429 This is the moment where you can see parent company Lenovo’s DNA mix with that of Motorola’s.  We’ve already seen Lenovo put projectors into its mobile products, including the Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 Pro tablet, but it’s still a little surprising to find see the tech making its way […]

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8 ways to fix Snapchat

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 Snap’s cool factor is wearing off. It needs new ways to entertain teens and score ad dollars. That means challenging some of its deepest-held philosophies about who Snapchat is for and how it works. From changing its feed to seducing influencers to fighting Facebook, here’s what we think Snap needs to do. Read More Source […]

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