Ola launches progressive Web App

Posted under Open Source, Uncategorized on Friday, 19 May, 2017 by

Ola is the leading cab aggregator in India, with a relentless mission to drive mobility for a billion Indians. A lightweight mobile website that offers users, especially in smaller towns and cities, an app-like experience on simple smartphones, requiring a fraction of the data used by native apps.  Ola, the Uber of India, has... Read More

Government launches new website to help pay off student loans

Posted under Open Source, Uncategorized on Tuesday, 16 May, 2017 by

The Department of Education has launched a new website to help people with student loans find a repayment option that best suits their needs. The move is part of an effort the Obama administration is undertaking to enroll an additional 2 million people into repayment programs such as the Pay As You Earn program, which caps monthly... Read More

Twitter To Stream News From Bloomberg 24 – Asia Cruiser News

Posted under Uncategorized on Wednesday, 10 May, 2017 by

Last week Twitter announced it was making another big push into video, with plans afoot for a TV-style range of channels that users can tune into whenever they like through their phones or the Twitter website. Twitter and Bloomberg are partnering up to develop a 24-hours news channel that will stream live on Twitter, according to... Read More

Windows 10 1507, the First Public Version, to Get Final Security Update

Posted under Uncategorized on Wednesday, 10 May, 2017 by

Microsoft is giving Windows 10 1507 – the first version of Windows 10 – its final security and quality update on Tuesday, March 9, 2017. The date had been revealed when it appeared on support pages from the company last month. In the evolution of Windows as a Service (WaaS) this is the first release of Windows 10 that... Read More

Facebook Reactions are now available for comments

Posted under Open Source, Uncategorized on Saturday, 6 May, 2017 by

Emoji reactions are quite popular these days and this is why Facebook is leaving no stone unturned to expand its reach on its site. The social network has started rolling out reactions to its main app soon after bringing them to Messenger in March. The Reactions feature was introduced last year, allowing users to respond to friends’... Read More

Reliance Jio’s new plans offer 100% cashback on JioFi

Posted under Open Source, Uncategorized on Saturday, 6 May, 2017 by

Reliance Jio has launched a 100% cashback offer with JioFi 4G router, as the Mukesh Ambani-owned tries to attract users of dongles, Datacard and wifi routers offered by rival telcos. The company has come up with two plans where as part of the first plan, users will get a 100% exchange offer where they’ll be required to... Read More

Google Maps Now Lets You Save Your Parking Location

Posted under Open Source, Uncategorized on Wednesday, 26 April, 2017 by

Google Maps again surprises us with a small but very handy feature. Google Maps has always been one of the best navigation apps, leading from the front with new features being added with such a high frequency, it seems the app was made to be updated every other week. Google Maps has introduced a new feature that lets users save... Read More

HTC Vive VR headset finally launched in India

Posted under Open Source, Uncategorized on Saturday, 22 April, 2017 by

HTC, the Taiwanese OEM well-known for their robust Android Smartphones, has finally launched its virtual reality headset, Vive in India. This is the first complete VR system that has been made available to customers in the India market. Vive will soon be available for an in-store experience across select locations in India. These... Read More

Apple Will Replace The 4th Generation iPad With The iPad Air 2

Posted under Apple iPhone iOS iPad iAd iPod iTouch iWatch, Uncategorized on Monday, 17 April, 2017 by

Customers who need to replace their fourth generationiPad will now get a newer and more capable iPad Air 2 as a substitute from Apple Stores and authorised service providers. Apple is doing this because the company has no stock left of the aging and now discontinued fourth generation iPad, 9to5Mac website reported. Apple has also... Read More

BHIM App Gets Support For New Languages and Other Features

Posted under Open Source, Uncategorized on Friday, 14 April, 2017 by

BHIM was launched in December by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to promote digital transactions. BHIM UPI app has been ruling the UPI apps’ segment since its launch. Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM), the common platform for making quick payments using the Unified Payments Interface (UPI), is now available on Google Play Store with an updated version.... Read More

Xiaomi Mi VR Play 2 headset unveiled in China

Posted under Open Source, Uncategorized on Thursday, 13 April, 2017 by

Xiaomi has unveiled its newest VR headset in China, It’s called Mi VR Play 2. While the company is rumoured to unveil its Mi 6 smartphone sometime this month, they have meanwhile, Now it seems the company is already gearing up to launch its successor to unveiled their latest VR headset in China called Mi VR Play 2 at CNY... Read More

Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro launched In India

Posted under Uncategorized on Wednesday, 8 March, 2017 by

Samsung India on Tuesday announced the launch of the Galaxy C9 Pro in Bhubaneswar. Customers can pre-book the device through select stores and online platforms. The Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro will be available in two colours, Black and Gold. The South Korean manufacturing giant is offering one-time screen replacement for a period... Read More