Day: February 17, 2016

Instagram Finally Adds 2-Factor Authentication

February 17, 2016

Facebook-owned Instagram has begun rolling out two-factor authentication (aka two-factor verification) feature for users. The process will prevent hackers to log in to a user’s account even if they have the ID and password. The feature is not visible in Android or iOS apps in India for now. The two-factor authentication confirmed by Instagram to […]

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Swipe Konnect 5.1 With 3G Support, 3000mAh Battery Launched

February 17, 2016

Swipe Technologies has launched its Konnect 5.1 smartphone priced at Rs. 3,999. The smartphone is now available online exclusively via Snapdeal. The biggest highlight of the Swipe Konnect 5.1 smartphone is it packs a large 3000mAh battery, which is a highlight at this price point. It is available in a Sandstone Black colour variant, referring […]

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Here’s a Tesla Car You Can Actually Afford and Give to Your Kids

February 17, 2016

If you can’t afford a Tesla car, fret not, maybe your kid will soon be able to drive one. The American car company has partnered with toy-maker Radio Flyer to produce the Tesla Model S for kids. Radio Flyer has begun taking pre-orders for the miniature Tesla Model S, which will ship in May at […]

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Apple Resisting Magistrate Order to Share iPhone Information

February 17, 2016

Apple has rejected a judge’s order to help the FBI break into an iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters, warning it was “too dangerous” to create such a backdoor to the smartphones. US magistrate Judge Sheri Pym ordered Apple on Tuesday to provide “reasonable technical assistance” to the FBI, including disabling an […]

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Fallout 4 DLC Details and Season Pass Price Change Announced

February 17, 2016

Bethesda has announced three new DLCs for its most successful game – Fallout 4 – to be released over the next three months, and a price change for the Season Pass in line with the extended development. The first of these is called Automatron and will be available next month for $9.99 (approx. Rs. 685). […]

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Xolo Era 4G With 5-Inch Display Launched

February 17, 2016

Soon after launching the Era 4K smartphone, Xolo on Wednesday unveiled a new Era model, dubbed the Era 4G, with 4G LTE support on both the SIM card slots. Priced at Rs. 4,777, the smartphone will be available exclusively via Snapdeal starting February 26 in a flash sale model. The company confirmed that registrations for […]

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Sega Is Giving Away Free PC Games on Steam This Entire Week

February 17, 2016

Sonic the Hedgehog creator and erstwhile console manufacturer Sega has put a host of games on sale on Steam. And that’s not all, it’s giving away free games as well. These include cult classic skateboard platformer Jet Set Radio, hack and slasher Golden Axe, and action platformer Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit, including […]

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Samsung Galaxy S7’s First ‘Unboxing Videos’ Released by Company

February 17, 2016

Samsung, days ahead of its Galaxy S7 launch at its pre-MWC 2016 event, has rolled out two teaser videos as a part of its “Seven Days of Unboxing” campaign. While the first video shows a child unboxing the flagship smartphone, interestingly the second shows a llama unboxing the handset. Both the child and the llama […]

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Delhi High Court Asks Uber How Many Diesel Cabs It Has Added to Its Fleet

February 17, 2016

The Delhi High Court on Tuesday asked the app-based cab service provider Uber to apprise it of the number of the new diesel taxis it has added to its fleet after court’s order that no diesel-based cabs will be included by taxi service providers. “File an affidavit with respect to new diesel taxis you have […]

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Get Leo DiCaprio His Elusive Oscar in This Arcade Game

February 17, 2016

Leonardo DiCaprio, the 41-year-old actor known for his work in Titanic, The Departed, Inception, and The Wolf among others, is now the lead in an arcade-style side-scrolling video game called “Leo’s Red Carpet Rampage”. Over the years, DiCaprio has repeatedly failed to win an Academy Award, also known as an Oscar. He’s been nominated four […]

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