Chinese man hires hitman to hunt down his son “online” (ahem..)

A man in China reportedly hired online hitman to hunt down his son's avatar on an online role playing game. The man's son had been addicted to the game for long...

Gingerbread still the most used Android OS: Android usage Report

Chitika insights recently conducted a study regarding the OS fragmentation or usage percentage among  six versions of Android OS- Eclair, Froyo, Gingerbread, Honeycomb, Ice Cream Sandwich and the latest Jelly Bean....

Huawei to introduce 6.1 inch handset at CES 2013

Chinese tech giant, Huawei is all set to introduce  its latest addition- a massive 6.1 inch handset at this years Consumer Electronics Show at Las Vegas. Videos  of  Huawei executives unveiling...

Ubuntu for smartphones

Ubuntu has announced that it will soon release a Smartphone version of its OS. All the Smartphones running on Google’s android will support Ubuntu. All the desktop functionalities will now soon...

I WANT A XIAOMI

Last year a Chinese manufacturer introduced a powerful smart phone at one of the lowest retail prices ever known to the outside world. Now after a year “Xiaomi” has taken the...

Sony planning to compete with Apple and Samsung

The marketing and sales head of Sony, in an interview to the Financial times, has vowed that Sony will soon come up with a flagship model that will directly compete with...
refurbished consoles

Buying a refurbished device for your kid? Be sure to check what’s inside

In the latest incident, a father bought his son a refurbished Nindendo 3DS as a Christmas gift from a local Gamestop. LIttle did he know, he was to get more surprise...

Android Smartphone market share hits 75% at Q3 2012

According to the study done by International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, the total number of android units shipped worldwide reached 136 million which is 75% of the...

Best Custom ROM: Install Cyanogenmod 10.1

The Cyanogenmod community has now released the unofficial android 4.2 release called the Cyanogenmod 10.1. Currently the 10.1 nightlies are released for many selected models. Though a stable release is yet...

Introducing HTC’s true HD handset: HTC Droid DNA

HTC recently launched its handset Droid DNA which is one of the few smartphones in the market that support 1080p true HD display.  Verizon wireless is currently the carrier for this...