New Android contact sync policy could affect you, but there’s a simple fix

Google has changed the Android contact sync policy which could prove critical for you, especially if you aren’t aware of it. It changes the way Android used to handle your backed-up contacts on the cloud. Your Android contacts will disappear from your phone if you don’t pay heed.  Here’s what has changed: New Android contacts … Read more

Google Pixel 7A Review: Unmatched cameras under ₹50,000

The Pixel ‘a’ series has always been sought-after amongst Stock Android fans that want to enjoy Pixel’s clean user interface without breaking the bank. Google has now introduced the brand-new Pixel 7a at ₹43,999 in India. While this is definitely a more palatable price, for the Indian audience, than the ₹70,000 price tag carried by … Read more

3 steps to declutter and improve the Google Search UI

Over the years, Google Search Engine Results Page (SERP) has been getting frequent updates with new features and UI changes to the point where the Google Search UI feels cluttered with ads and unsought information. Although, we can’t bring back the good old Google UI, here’s how to fix it. How to improve Google Search … Read more

Picasa 3.8 [Download of the Day]

Picasa is an application by Google which helps you manage your image collection. Despite having a simple to use rich interface, it offers many powerful features, and their latest 3.8 version adds quite a few. Picasa helps you manage your collection of images by letting you manage them all from one place. You can pick … Read more

Google Pixel Tablet launch tipped, Pixel Tablet Pro reportedly cancelled

It was initially believed that Google would launch the standard version with the first-gen Tensor chip and the Tensor G2 chip. These were tipped to have the code names ‘Tangor’ and Tangorpro’. Now though, we might get just one version, powered by the Tensor G2 which will come without the Pro moniker. This would mean … Read more

Google Pixel 7, Pixel 6a 5G support in India to arrive in Q1 2023

Google clarified that it is working closely with Indian carriers to enable next-generation connectivity and comply with local regulations and standards. Besides Google, Xiaomi is also said to be working on pushing an update to its 5G-capable phones in the country. 5G in India has been rolling out at a fast phase, with Airtel and … Read more

Google Pixel 7a India launch tipped, leaked hands-on video shows design similar to Pixel 6a

Earlier, noted tipster OnLeaks had shared the renders of the yet-to-be-launched smartphone in November last year. However, now slashleaks has posted this blurry hands-on video of the Google Pixel 7a, which looks like it has originated from a Facebook Group in Vietnam. Google Pixel 7a launch in India (expected) The exact Google Pixel 7a launch … Read more

Google Pixel 7 users complain of camera glass cracking: here’s what they said

What’s causing Google Pixel 7 camera glass to crack? In a tweet posted by Heydon Faber (@CSThrowaway), it could be seen that the smartphone’s glass surrounding one of the dual cameras had shattered, more notably the one that was closest to the edge of the phone. In the tweet, the user claimed that his Google … Read more

Google’s Find My Device update makes tracking lost or stolen Android phones easier: here’s how

That, however, is about to change. In the revised December 2022 Play system update patch notes, Google hints at the arrival of the long-awaited Find My Device network, allowing you to track lost or stolen Android devices even when they aren’t connected to the internet. The big G explains in the notes that Find My … Read more

After OnePlus, OPPO promises four Android updates for select flagships from 2023

OPPO software update policy OPPO’s new software update policy is consistent with the pledge made by its sub-brand, OnePlus. The brand recently said that select smartphones launched in 2023 and after will receive four years of software updates along with five years of security patches. The news also comes months after Samsung promised a similar … Read more