Xiaomi Mi3 Gets A Massive KXDMIBE18.0 Firmware Update

Xiaomi is seeding a massive firmware update for its 2013 flagship, the Mi3. The Indian variant, which runs Android 4.4 KitKat with MIUIv5 out-of-the-box, has begun receiving the update, which weighs around 600 MB in size. The changelog of the KXDMIBE18.0 Firmware Update

Flipkart Secures $1 Billion In Fresh Round Of Funding

Flipkart, India's largest e-commerce company, also the dominating shopping site in the country, has reportedly raised a mind-boggling $1 billion in a fresh round of funding. This money comes from not just existing investors such as Tiger Global, DST...

Facebook Now Has 399 Million Mobile-Only Monthly Active Users

In its Q2 earnings report, Facebook revealed that it now has 399 million mobile-only monthly active users (MAUs). My math isn't that weak, so I calculated that to be roughly 30% of Facebook's total 1.3 billion user base. What does this mean exactly? Well, there are...

Steam Music Beta Desktop Interface Is Here

For those who have opted in for the Steam Beta client program, you can now update to the latest beta and get access to the Steam Music Beta desktop interface, in addition to Big Picture mode. Of course, to use Steam Music Beta, you first need to receive an invite.

Sony Xperia T3 Launched in India

Sony's ultra-thin Xperia T3 embarked on a westward journey from Hong Kong (where it debuted), with its first stop being the bustling smartphone market of India. Launched today, the T3 will start selling from July 28, 2014; priced at 26,990 INR ($450) a pop.

Pentax K-3 Prestige Edition DSLR Outed

Pentax announced the Prestige Edition variant of last year's flagship K-3 DSLR from the company's ranks. This limited edition offering includes a D-BG5 grip with auxiliary battery kit, to match the gunmetal color scheme of the 24.35-megapixel camera.

Steam Controller Gets a Thumbstick

According to a design diagram found in Valve's latest Steam client beta, the directional buttons originally on the left are removed and replaced with thumbstick. Steam Controller is still in the prototype phase, so we have to wait for Valve to release the final design.

European Samsung Galaxy S5 Receives Performance Update

Earlier today, Samsung has started rolling out an update to European models of the Galaxy S5. Only 195 MB big, the update brings interesting improvements, improving the handset's performance. It is available over-the-air and will take a few days to reach all users.

Verizon Officially Launches HTC One Remix

As promised, Verizon has announced that they have launched HTC One Remix, which is the US version of the HTC One mini 2 with Verizon branding. The carrier will start selling the handset tomorrow for $99.99 with a contract and is also offered on the Verizon Edge program.

Assassin's Creed Unity Meets Parkour in Real Life

As a far of Assassin's Creed and Parkour, this video makes my blood rush. It would have the same effect on you if you are anything like me. Meet this team of four talented Parkour artists who have made an Assassin's Creed themed video. The footage was...

Microsoft Plans To Unify All Versions Of Windows OS

Microsoft's new CEO Satya Nadella has grand plans. After announcing that 18,000 people will be losing their jobs over the course of 1 year, the latest scoop from The Verge is that Microsoft is working hard to merge all versions of Windows OS. Their goal?

64 GB Xiaomi Mi Pad Comes To Europe

Xiaomi has launched the 64 GB model of the Xiaomi Mi Pad in Europe. The world's first Tegra K1 powered Android tablet to go on sale, even before NVIDIA's own Shield tablet which was announced yesterday, can now be had for €280. That amount of money brings...

Sony Xperia Z3X Rumoured To Arrive With Snapdragon 810

Sony is not giving up on its strategy to release a new flagship smartphone every 6 months. The new flagship will be Sony Xperia Z3X, which is scheduled to arrive in early 2015. According to new rumours, Sony's new flagship will have impressive specifications.

Apple OS X Yosemite Public Beta Begins Tomorrow

A couple of months back, Apple announced that they would launch a public beta for OS X Yosemite, their latest OS X release. However, not everyone will get to participate in the public beta. Only 1 million of all people that sign up for the program will get a chance...

Sony Xperia Z3 Specs Leaked By @evleaks

What do we have here? The oracle of Smartphone related leaks, @evleaks, published a post today revealing the specifications of the Sony Xperia Z3. If you were waiting for something big... hold your breath... You are in for a disappointment. If @evleaks is spot on...

First Xiaomi Mi4 Benchmarks And Camera Samples Are Online

A day after the Chinese smartphone manufacturer announced their new smartphone flagship, we already have first camera samples and benchmark results posted. With Snapdragon 801 and a 13 MP rear camera, the Xiaomi Mi4 is alongside the best current handsets.

Leaked Windows 9 Screenshots Reveal The New Start Menu

While we are still waiting for a miracle that would return Start Menu in Windows 8.1, it is obvious Microsoft doesn't have that plan. However, the company is listening to its customers and will return one of the main features, which is the Start Menu.

LG Demos 18-inch Flexible And Transparent OLED Display Panels

In two new videos, LG Display has demonstrated their new 18-inch flexible OLED panel, as well as an 18-inch Transparent OLED panel. The flexible panel can be rolled up into a radius of just 3cm, which is nothing short of jaw-dropping. Meanwhile, the transparent...

Microsoft Xbox Revenue Up 14%

Microsoft has reported an increase in Xbox revenue, to the tune of 14%, in their quarterly results. Their fourth quarter, which ends on June 30, saw a $104 increase in revenue from the sales of Xbox units. The main contributor to this number was no doubt the...

LG Launches QuickCircle Game 'Puppy Pop'

LG launched their very first game specifically for the QuickCircle accessory. Using the QuickCircle window case on the LG G3, people can now download 'Puppy Pop' and enjoy some quality "match-three puzzle" time with the ability to share your high scores on the...

Analyst Says Google Now Is More Accurate Than Siri

An analyst named Gene Munster has found that Google Now is more accurate as compared to Apple's Siri when it comes to the battle of being the best personal assistant. The study, conducted by Piper Jaffray, used 800 questions, with topics ranging from...

PlayStation 4 Firmware Update 1.74 Released, Weighs 194 MB

Sony has released a new firmware update for the PlayStation 4. Firmware version 1.74 is now out across all regions, and weighs 194 MB. The changelog is tiny - "System software stability during use of some features has been improved." That is going to upset...

When Marnie Was There is the new movie by Studio Ghibli

Studio Ghibli fans, the trailer for their new movie is now out. 'When Marnie Was There' is directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi, and the movie has just been released in Japan. The movie is an adaptation of Joan G. Robinson's English novel for children, whose plot...

Huawei Honor 6 With 4 GB RAM Certified By TENNA

Huawei's new high-end Smartphone has been certified by TENNA, but there's one part of its spec sheet that has left us in awe. According to the same, the Huawei Honor 6 packs 4 GB of RAM, which would make it the first Android Smartphone to do so. It is powered...

League Of Legends "A New Dawn" Cinematic Trailer Released

Riot Games' cinematic trailers for League of Legends are always fun to watch, but their new "A New Dawn" cinematic might be the best yet. The developers are hoping to establish a deeper connection between real-world players and in-game characters with the help...

Dragon Age: Inquisition Delayed Until November 18

Electronic Arts announced two game delays today. While Battlefield Hardline has been pushed to 2015, Dragon Age: Inquisition will miss its release date by a little over a month. The original October 7 release date has been pushed back to November 18 in North America...

NVIDIA Launches the SHIELD Gaming Tablet

NVIDIA officially launched its SHIELD Gaming tablet, which apart from being a potent Android gaming platform, is the launchpad of the company's Tegra K1 SoC, featuring a 192-core GeForce ULV graphics processor. NVIDIA also announced a boat-load of accessories.

HTC Readies Two More Tablets, Apart from Nexus 9

It looks like HTC is giving tablets the attention they deserve, and why shouldn't it, for it bagged branding rights from Google to develop the Nexus 9. The two will be the first HTC-branded tablets since the company's three-year-old Flyer Series, dating back to 2011.

Tablets Gaining On PCs, Will Have Higher Sales In 2015

The trend towards tablets rather than PCs is continuing, according to a new Gartner report. Tablets will soon become more popular than PCs, and 2014 will be the last year that PCs come out ahead in terms of total sales. Device shipments overall will increase 4.2 percent

Apple iPhone 6 To Use Rear Logo For Notifications

With already plenty of rumours, a leaked picture has added one more to the list. Apple has plans to use the logo on the back of iPhone 6 for notifications. Although Apple's logo has a similar role on the MacBooks, this is the first time it'll be used for notifications.

Nokia Lumia 530 Listed in Vietnam

Remember when you could carry phones in your shirt pockets? Pepperidge Farm remembers, and so do an increasing number of smartphone makers, designing ever more functional 4-inchers. The latest from Nokia's stable is the Lumia 530, which went up for orders in Vietnam.

OnePlus One Bamboo Cover Costs $49

If you are like me, then you probably think the OnePlus One looks great as it is, but if you are also a fan of phone covers, then this one if one of the most stylish. A bamboo cover for the OnePlus One has been introduced, and it is also the first SwapStyle cover to

Halo Composer Settles With Bungie To Receive Unpaid Wages

Former Halo and Destiny composer Mary O'Donnell received awards for his work on the Halo series, but apparently his work wasn't worthy of payment. O'Donnell launched a lawsuit against his former employer for unpaid wages, and now that case has been settled with

China Gives $120K To Family Of Dead Internet 'Addict'

China has a history of treating what it considers to be internet "addicts" in an overly harsh way, and when a young woman died in one of the country's addiction camps. According to many reports, 19-year-old LingLing died after she was singled out by addiction

Neptunia Transforms Major Game Characters Into Anime

Neptunia has made a business out of turning popular video game items into anime, and with the upcoming Hyper Goddess Faith Noire: Ultra Goddess Black Heart, the company transforms major video game characters (including males) into anime girls. The game includes