Android

Samsung’s Android Go Smartphone With Android 8.1 Oreo Spotted on Wi-Fi Alliance Portal

Samsung’s first Android Go powered smartphone has been part of the rumour mill for the past few weeks with specifications and design renders leaked online. A recent development had suggested that the company’s first Android Go handset would not run stock Android, and instead have the custom Samsung Experience UI on top. The smartphone has now been spotted on Wi-Fi […]

Internet

Aadhaar Virtual ID Verification Tool Now Operational, Must Be Deployed by Banks by August 31: UIDAI Read in

The Aadhaar virtual ID (VID) verification mechanism is now operational, the biometric system’s governing body UIDAI has announced. The new Aadhaar virtual ID system will allow users to provide a virtually generated code instead of the actual 12-digit identifier in an effort to safeguard privacy. Banks will have time till August 31 to deploy the tool for user verification […]

Software

Hotstar’s New UI Looks a Lot Like Netflix

Hotstar and Netflix are competing with each other – and Amazon’s Prime Video – for a lead in the online content streaming market in India, and a recent development might make it harder for you to differentiate between the two. Hotstar recently updated its interface to something very similar to what Netflix offers. The updated interface, which recently debuted on Amazon Fire TV […]

Games

Google Announces Indie Games Accelerator for Android Developers

Google has announced the Indie Games Accelerator program for Android developers in India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand or Vietnam. The reason for this is to help developers from these countries to “successfully build, scale, launch and market the next generation of hit mobile games”. Those accepted into the program will have access to Google’s extensive network […]