Posts From Tushar Mehta

Tushar Mehta
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Tushar's love for tinkering with different forms of consumer tech brings him to this front. Besides technology, he likes to keep a tab on the political climate and trade bouts that make things expensive, and in turn, peeve him. Email him at [email protected]

Lenovo Carne fitness tracker with a 1.3″ colored display, IP68 rating, heart rate monitoring launches in India

Lenovo dominates a large percentage of the PC market worldwide but its scope in the smartphone industry is narrow in spite of its two brand strategy, which includes Motorola as well. It has been extending its footprint with new audio and fitness accessories to go along with its smartphones. The company recently announced a new...

Made by Flipkart, Motorola’s new range of Android TVs starts at ₹13,999 (~$200) in India

Motorola had been at the forefront of development in terms of mobile phones for several decades until almost a decade ago when competition from China hit it hard. It was eventually acquired by Lenovo and since then, the brand Motorola has been expanding its portfolio of mobile products while also venturing into accessories such as...

Motorola launches the Moto e6s with Helio P22, 6.1″ HD+ display, 64GB storage, more in India for ₹7,999 (~$115)

Motorola led the oncoming of the current era of affordable but powerful smartphones with the original Moto G that launched in 2013. The Moto E followed next year with the object of catering to new smartphone users. Over the years, the two series have come to make up a major part of Motorola's portfolio and...

Realme XT variant with Snapdragon 730G and 30W fast charging will launch in December, Android 10 for Realme phones in 2020

Realme has been at the top of its teasing game since ever and this has mostly been to keep its patrons and fans hyped about the upcoming devices. While the Realme XT, the first 64MP camera phone in India, was launched only today, the company has been talking about it since the last month. We...

Realme XT is the first 64MP smartphone to launch in India

Realme has a vast portfolio with devices catering to different price brackets in the entry-level, affordable, and mid-range segments of the smartphone markets in India as well as several other countries in Southeast Asia. Realme has maintained its streak of launching at least one new smartphone in India almost every month to aggressively take on...

Dark theme rolling out for the Google App and Google Assistant once again

With the first stable release of Android 10 for the Pixel devices last week, the dark theme graduated as an easily accessible feature. Even before that, while showcasing developer previews, Google rolled out individual dark theme toggles for many of its apps such as Google Keep, Files, Photos, Fit, and many more Google apps. Back...

[Update: Delayed] Twitter’s “Lights Out” dark mode on track to release for Android in September

The engineers at Twitter has been busy chalking out a plan to filter troublesome and complicated tweets by politicians like the US President Donald Trump. It recently flags for politically sensitive (or shall I say insensitive?) tweets so that users can avoid being bothered by remarks that have no place on Twitter but cannot be...

Google Chrome Canary adds a Shared Clipboard feature for Android and PC

Synchronization between different devices is ideal if you use the same browser on your portable devices as well as desktops. I depend on Google Chrome for daily usage and enjoy the seamless sync between Android and the desktop versions. With Chrome 77, Google also added the "Send to Your Devices" feature which lets you send...

Samsung refreshes A Series with vibrant and new Galaxy A50s and Galaxy A30s in India

Earlier this year, Samsung retired its Galaxy J series and strengthened the existing Galaxy A series. In its refreshed avatar, the new Galaxy A series caters to the collective expectations of consumers in the entry-level as well as the mid-range segments. Just before this realignment, Samsung also launched the Galaxy A30 and the Galaxy A50...

OPPO and Realme are working on phones with 90Hz displays

Razer, the company best known for gaming hardware, announced the world's first smartphone with a 120Hz display back in 2017. The Razer Phone was followed by ASUS ROG Phone, which came with a 90Hz display. Despite their high-refresh-rate displays, both of these devices failed to entice consumers outside the category of gamers. OnePlus, on the...

Microsoft To Do gets redesigned with a dark mode and cross-platform sync to transition users from Wunderlist

In 2017, Microsoft announced To Do, its app for reminders, to-do lists, and keeping track of on-going projects. The app offers cross-platform synchronization using your Microsoft and Office 365 accounts and allows users to import the existing lists from Wunderlist, the app which was used as the framework for Microsoft To Do. The app recently...

This guy installed Spotify on his Xiaomi Vacuum Cleaner

Spotify is one of the favorite destinations for paid music streaming. Spotify's clever recommendation engine is what attracts and retains most of the users, half of whom pay for the service, even though it operates on a freemium model. Besides the music recommendation system, Spotify has a myriad of features that make sharing music more...