Phonotto: App for seniors that makes complex smartphones, simple!

All of us want a swanky smartphone today, why should elderly people be left behind? But when it comes to smartphones, the gadgetry involved, multiple apps and confusing menus and operating instructions; it can be an effort too much for our grandpa and grannies, that can deter them from purchasing a touch-screen smartphone. Enter, Phonotto, an Android app that converts your low-end smartphone into a simple to use phone with regular...

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Samsung adds ‘blink’ feature to ‘Face Unlock’ to spruce up security

Face Unlock is one of the most talked about features in the latest version of Android, Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS). However, tech-blogs and phone reviewers have used it and also come out with ways to override this security unlock feature and get access to the phone. As have been experimented, Face Unlock, unlocks phone even if you use a photograph of the user. This has been taken up seriously by Samsung and they have come up with a tweak...

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Xperia S coming to India and Australia in April

The new flagship device from Sony, Xperia S, will be available in India and Australia in early April. Sony Mobile India has been replying to customer emails with the following proposed date about the launch. “In response to your query we would like to inform you that Sony Xperia S handset is not yet launched in *India*. We are unable to provide the exact date of release or availability and price information for this phone and we have...

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Instagram comes up with a sign-up page for Android users

For those who are anxiously waiting for Instagram to launch on Android, here is some good news. On its official twitter page @instagram revealed the link to a sign-up page for Android users where they can provide their email id and become the first in line to get their hands on Instagram when the app launches on Android. The page has literally no information or clue about the launch date.   Earlier this month at SXSW conference...

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Sony Mobile introduces Xperia Neo L for China

Having a stark similarity to Xperia Play (minus the joypad), Xperia Neo L (MT25i) announced for Chinese market is one of the first Android  device from Sony to come with Ice Cream Sandwich out of the box. In terms of hardware, it still bears the chassis from year 2011 and it would be wrong to call it a successor to existing Xperia Neo V. Other Specs of the device are as follows:   It has the same four hardware buttons found on...

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