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]

Mod enables EIS for [email protected] videos on the Xiaomi POCO F1 and Mi Mix 3

The POCO F1 from Xiaomi packs in stunning specifications and boast-worthy features for an unbelievable price. While the overall package is feature-rich, Xiaomi has cut some corners or overlooked certain areas which prevent the POCO F1 from competing with other flagships. While the POCO F1 can capture videos at resolutions up to 4K, electronic image stabilization...

Uber is letting riders in India make free calls to their drivers

Ever since it set its foot on the Indian turf, ride-hailing service Uber has been in a slugfest with homegrown competitor Ola. But now, a new feature might help Uber to take a strong lead. With this feature, customers riding an Uber will be able to make calls to the driver without paying any charge...

Google is hiring engineers in India to develop its own microchips

Google is no longer just a software company. While its top hardware lineup unmistakably includes the Google Pixel smartphones, Assistant-powered Google Home, Chromecast, and Pixelbooks etc., the tech giant has also undertaken the development of hardware products such as Tensor Processing Units (TPUs), Titan or Titan M security chips, and Pixel Visual Core chips. Now, Google...

Pushbullet gets updated with a Material Theme redesign, dark mode, and more

Pushbullet is a cross-platform app which lets you exchange files or messages between multiple mobile devices or PCs. You can also use it to view and reply to notifications on your smartphone using any connected device. After years of update limbo and seemingly everlasting appearance, Pushbullet is finally getting an update with Material Design graphics and...

OxygenOS 9.0.12/9.0.4 rolls out for the OnePlus 6T/OnePlus 6 with January 2019 security patches

OnePlus' custom Android UI, namely OxygenOS, can be summed up as stock Android with wings. It has helped OnePlus and its performance-oriented persona surge higher, especially in markets like India where the mid-range dominates the sales trends. With all eyes on the ball, OnePlus has actively been updating its two flagships of 2018 with new OxygenOS...