articles by Anuradha Shetty

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Samsung to unveil Galaxy Gear smartwatch during September 4 event

Here’s some fresh buzz on the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch. While there have been rumours in the past surrounding its date of unveiling, guys

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Smartphone app promises cheap, portable solution to vision problems

Roughly 285 million people in the world today are blind or visually impaired, says the World Health Organisation (WHO). The ones who can afford it usually go

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Google blocks YouTube WP app again; Microsoft cries foul

The joys of several YouTube Windows Phone app users turned woefully short-lived after Google blocked it again recently, shortly after it was re-introduced to

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Nokia Lumia 825 with 5.2-inch 720p display leaks

Nokia is rumoured to be working on a smartphone with a rather large display, according to GSMArena. The smartphone in question is being referred

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Google earns flak for messing up colours in Independence day doodle

When it comes to capturing the essence of any important and joyous occasion on the Internet, Google’s doodles are known to be more or less spot-on. But

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Watch Independence Day celebrations live on YouTube

India will be celebrating her 66th Independence Day tomorrow, on August 15, 2013. Like it happens each year, the national tricolour will be hoisted in

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Gmail's full-screen compose box rolling out to everyone

Following an update last month, Gmail users could choose to compose their emails in full-screen. Now, over the next few days, the new way of composing emails

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Samsung officially unveils flip-phone 'Hennessy'

Earlier this month, Japanese site Blog of Mobile had published the specs of a newly leaked Samsung ...

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Facebook testing app to help celebs monitor fan chatter

A new app that Facebook is believed to be currently testing allows celebrities to monitor the entire buzz ...

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Updated YouTube app finally available on Windows Phone store

Windows Phone users awaiting the availability of the YouTube app on their platform have a reason to ...

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Facebook iOS app updated with ability to search for hashtags

For those who don’t have it yet, an updated version of the Facebook iOS app is now available for download on the App Store. Now in version 6.4, the app

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Google Drive updated with improved spell check

With the updated spell check feature users can check the spelling of their entire document or presentations in one go, instead of doing it individually.

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Nokia Lumia 625 up for pre-order on Snapdeal.com

The Nokia Lumia 625 smartphone is finally up for pre-order on Snapdeal.com. Those interested should note that they can pre-order it on the site by paying a sum

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Apple expands its USB takeback programme to more countries

Earlier this month, Apple had put up a dedicated page on its China website to adequately inform its users about its chargers, in the wake of sporadic reports

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Google Glass update adds voice commands, Google Now cards and more

A whole bunch of additions have been made available to the Glass, according to an official Google+ post.   The useful Google Now cards are now

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Google+ users get ability to share SoundCloud URLs to their circles

SoundCloud is taking its ties with Google to the next level now. The popular online audio distribution platform has announced that it is now making it easier

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Skype for iOS now lets you make 720p video calls

It is now possible for iPhone 5 and iPad 4 users to make HD (720p) quality video calls on Skype from their device, thanks to the newest update to the popular

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General availability of Windows 8.1 OS may have been pushed to October

There has been considerable excitement surrounding the Windows 8.1 OS – its features, improvements, et al, and after the...

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Upcoming iPad to use iPad mini's touch-panel technology

If the iPad mini left you impressed with its slim profile and light weight, you have a good reason to be excited ...

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Apple could use a raised home button in iPhone 5S to shelter fingerprint scanner

In addition, the iconic home button would be protected by sapphire glass to prevent scratches, says a new report.