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Here Maps won’t develop for Windows 10 Mobile; existing maps won’t be updated

Here, whose Here Maps application was the foundation of Windows Phone mapping for years, has decided to pull out of Windows 10 Mobile development, the company said Tuesday. Worse still, Here has decided to update its Windows Phone 8.1 map applications with critical bug fixes only. The maps themselves won’t be updated, which means their usefulness will degrade over time ... Read More »

10 awesome hidden features in your Android smartphone

02 Check all apps you have installed till date on your Android device As Android works on your Gmail account, you will be happy to know that you can actually check all the applications you have downloaded on your device till date. To see the entire list of the applications installed till date from your Google ID: Tap on the ... Read More »

How education startups are making learning more fun

Taslima Khan and J Vignesh Let’s say after a game on his mobile phone a 12-year-old boy has been able to master a little more of Calculus, or an impatient girl in fourth standard plugs into a tablet to know more about the ‘bite marks’ on Pluto, they wouldn’t necessarily be representative of a distant future. Education-technology startups over the ... Read More »

Microsoft’s Quantum Break to run at 720p on Xbox One?

W DELHI: Microsoft Studios’ upcoming exclusive gaming title Quantum Break will reportedly run at 720p resolution on Xbox One. The third-person shooter game will be released on April 5 across Xbox One and Windows PC. Developed by the makers of popular games like Max Payne and Alan Wake—Remedy seems to have downgraded the resolution to 720p from 1080p for it ... Read More »

VoIP Phone System – How to Make Safe and Secure VoIP System

Many people fall prey to the aggressive marketing campaigns of the telecom companies. A VoIP system is not as safe as they tell you. Though the technology is way ahead of its time, the network is the issue. Your VoIP is connected to an internet network, which can be breached if not handled properly. As the system operates on a ... Read More »

Audi to begin assembling 2.0-litre TDI engine in India by 2016-end

Audi India will begin assembling the 2.0-litre TDI diesel engine in India by the end of this year. The engine will be assembled at the Volkswagen facility in Chakan near Pune and will be rolled out from a single assembly line that has been specifically set for it. Currently Audi faces stiff competition from the country’s favorite German carmaker Mercedes-Benz. ... Read More »

Security tips from a super-hacker: Kevin Mitnick’s advice on protecting laptops, smartphones, and more

Virtually everyone in technology knows about Kevin Mitnick, who in the 1970s, ‘80s and ‘90s was a notorious fugitive hacker on the run from the FBI. (If you’re not familiar with the details of Mitnick’s exploits, I recommend his book, Ghost in the Wires: My Adventures as the World’s Most Wanted Hacker.) Most experts also know that he’s made his ... Read More »

Mercedes-Benz GLC43AMG unveiled ahead of New York debut

Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the GLC43 AMG ahead of its official debut at the 2016 New York Motor Show. It is a high performance version of the German automaker’s crossover. On the outside, the GLC43 AMG gets the diamond avantgarde grille, AMG body kit, two-tone paint job and AMG spec wheels. One of the most noticeable elements is the quad chrome ... Read More »

Nissan GT-R facelift to be unveiled at 2016 New York Auto Show

The 2016 New York Auto show is the official venue chosen by Nissan to unveil the GT-R. To generate enthusiasm among car fans, the company has released a new teaser image of the vehicle. Nissan will be introducing an all new model sometime by 2018, while this one will be offered as a facelift model. The upcoming Nissan GT-R facelift ... Read More »

Top 5 HP Laptops You Must Consider

Hewlett Packard popularly known as HP was founded by William Hewlett and David Packard in the year 1939. Its headquarters are located in Palo Alto, California. HP has created and upgraded a huge variety of hardware and software devices. Since the year 2014, HP has separated its personal computer and printer business from its service and enterprise business. After the ... Read More »