Review : Samsung Galaxy Note 3 : Bigger and Better

INTRODUCTION : The Galaxy Note family is credited with not only starting the phablet craze, but also resurrecting the stylus. The S Pen is no ordinary stylus though – the special screen digitizer and a button on the S Pen work their magic to augment the thumb-on-screen experience, and rival it in terms of speed and options.Other than that the Galaxy Note 3 phablet continues the tradition of being the current generation’s Galaxy S phone on steroids – a large 5.7″ screen (in a body the size of the Note II), choice of Snapdragon 800 or Exynos 5420 chipsets, 2160p (a.k.a. UHD) video recording, USB 3.0 (a first on a pocketable device) and Samsung’s ever-growing list of software features available right out-of-the-box.

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Launch : Micromax Canvas Doodle 2 : “Can your imagination get bigger?”

  Indigenous smartphone manufacturer Micromax has launched its biggest-ever and most expensive smartphone in India. The new phone, named Canvas Doodle 2, has a 5.7-inch screen; the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note III is also said to have a 5.7-inch display. Available on online retailer Snapdeal, the new Micromax phone has been priced at Rs 19,990, making it the most expensive handset by the company. The listing says the phone will be dispatched in five days. The new Canvas Doodle 2 has previously been teased by Micromax via its Facebook page with the tagline “Can your imagination get bigger?” The phone is not listed on the company’s website as of now. Micromax Canvas Doodle 2 has screen resolution of 1280x720p, same as that of Canvas HD and Canvas 4. It is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor, backed by 1GB RAM and comes with 12GB internal storage. This dual-sim smartphone will […]

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App Review : ‘Friday’ for Android

Introduction: It is always tough to keep a track of things that we do in our day to day lives. Our memory is not always helpful enough and we find it hard to remember what happened on a particular day, at a certain place or at a definite hour. That’s when ‘Friday’ for Android comes to the rescue. Today, we will take a look at the features of the app and how it can help make your life better. With Friday, your memories are bound to last forever. The app works like a virtual brain and captures each and every event happening around you. Friday keeps a track of people you talk to, the places you visit, the images you capture, the songs you listen to and what not.

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Launch : Blackberry 9720 with BB OS 7.1

The company just announced the new BlackBerry 9720, a BlackBerry OS 7.1 phone with a 2.8″ HVGA touchscreen and a hardware QWERTY keyboard and has a dedicated BBM button that will take you straight to the application.Besides the keyboard there’s only things like BBM that the 9720 has going for it. The 1,450mAh battery won’t impress anyone with the 7 hours of talk time and the 800MHz CPU with 512MB RAM seems outdated even before a 2011 model like the Bold Touch 9900.“It’s perfect for customers upgrading from a feature phone or entry-level Android or Windows Phone device,” says the press release and there’s some truth to that – it would make a good feature phone replacement.The BlackBerry 9720 is targeted at emerging markets and will launch in select Asian, EMEA and Latin American markets, though there’s no indication of price. It will come in five colors and there will […]

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