Author Archive : dlife

Updated Play Store version brings “My Account” page

by dlife Google has started rolling out a new version of Play Store client on Android devices. Carrying version number 5.1, the updated Play Store will bring full-length drawer, new my account page, UI tweaks and more. The My Account is the major change and will give the users quick access to payment methods, order history and […] 6 December 2014 at 08:25 pm

Google updates News & Weather app with new dark theme

by dlife Google has released an updated version of its News & Weather app in Google Play, which brings brand new dark theme and other changes. The updated version is already reaching Android devices across the globe. In addition to the dark theme, which can be activated from overflow menu, the updated News & Weather includes search option, […] 6 December 2014 at 08:20 pm

LG, Google enter into patent cross-licensing agreement

by dlife LG has announced that it has entered into a long-term patent licensing agreement with Google. This agreement will cover broad range of products and technologies, noted LG in a press release. According to the company, as part of the agreement, both LG and Google will have access to each-other’s existing patents as well as those […] 8 November 2014 at 11:14 am

Moto G (2nd Gen) getting first software update

by dlife Motorola has started rolling out the first software update for the new Moto G smartphone in the Indian market. The update is now available over-the-air and will reach all Moto G (2ndGen) smartphones over the coming days. You can also check for the update manually by going to Settings > About Phone > Software update. […] 28 September 2014 at 02:45 pm

Moto X (2nd Gen) goes on sale at Flipkart

by dlife As promised, Flipkart has started selling the new Moto X smartphone just now. The phone can be purchased for INR 31,999 (plastic back) or INR 33,999 (wood-back or leather back). The e-retailer has also announced several launch day offers for the phone, which will be valid for everyone who orders the new Moto X today. More on […] 24 September 2014 at 02:29 pm

HTC launches Butterfly 2 in SE Asia

by dlife HTC has announced the launch of its Butterfly 2 smartphone in the Malaysian market today. The phone has been priced at RM 2,299 ($710) and will be available in White and Red colour options. Originally unveiled last month, the HTC Butterfly 2 comes with 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor, 5-inch full HD display and […] 22 September 2014 at 07:13 pm

Micromax to launch new Canvas-series flagship on Sept 8

by dlife Micromax is all set to launch a new flagship Android smartphone on Monday in the Indian market. The company is holding a press event in New Delhi, where it will be unveiling this Canvas-series smartphone. Not many details are available at this point but thanks to Snapdeal teasers, we do know the phone will be exclusively […] 5 September 2014 at 08:23 pm

Asus India sells 40,000 Zenfone smartphones in four days

by dlife As expected, the sales of Asus Zenfone smartphones have got off to a flying start in the Indian market. Asus on Wednesday announced that it has sold 40,000 units of Zenfone 4, 5 and 6 smartphones in the first four days of sales. “We are overwhelmed with the response received within just 4 days of […] 20 July 2014 at 02:22 pm

Microsoft kills Nokia X Android line-up

by dlife As expected, Microsoft has decided that it is time for Nokia X line-up to make way for the company’s primary Windows Phone business. In his big lay-off email today, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella wrote that the company plans to transfer select Nokia X device designs to Lumia team to become Windows phone devices. “We plan to shift select […] 18 July 2014 at 02:16 pm

Samsung to launch Galaxy S5 4G SM-G900I with Snapdragon 801

by dlife Samsung is reportedly planning to launch the Galaxy S5 4G SM-S900I smartphone in the Indian market. The phone will be released in the next few days, revealed Mumbai-based retailer Mahesh Telecom. The Galaxy S5 4G will support the Indian LTE networks and will be powered by 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, which is also present in the […] 18 July 2014 at 02:14 pm