Mac App Store to Get iOS 11 App Store-Like Editorial Treatment This Year: John Gruber

HIGHLIGHTS Apple is said to bring editorial-driven treatment to Mac App Store This is expected to announce at WWDC 2018 iOS 11 brought original stories and editorial last year Apple’s Mac App Store is speculated to get the editorial-driven treatment of the iOS 11 App Store this year. This new change could be showcased at Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) […]

Flipkart 2018 Mobiles Bonanza sale: New year offer on Redmi Note 4, Pixel 2, Moto G5 and more

Ringing in the new year, Flipkart has announced a ‘Mobile Bonanza’ sale from January 3 to January 5, 2018, offering discounts on a wide range of smartphones from Google, Samsung, Xiaomi, Motorola and other makers. ​In addition to discounts, the e-tailer is offering a BuyBack Guarantee at Rs 149; no cost EMI, and up to Rs 18,000 off […]

Facebook to Open Nigerian Hub Next Year in African Tech Drive

Facebook will open a “community hub space” in Nigeria next year to encourage software developers and technology entrepreneurs and become the latest technology giant to pursue a training programme in fast-growing Africa. The US social media company said the centre would host an “incubator programme” to help develop technology startups, while it will also train 50,000 Nigerians […]

Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali to enter dairy, apparel business this year

After announcing the launch of its packaged drinking water ‘Divya Jal’, Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali Ayurved Ltd is expected to enter $70 billion dairy sector in India. According to a Livemint report, Patanjali will launch products in the dairy and apparel business this calendar year. “With this we will be in 11 categories. The total market […]

Amazon Drive Kills Unlimited Cloud Storage Plan, Now Offers 1TB Space for $60 Per Year

One of the most lucrative things Amazon Drive offered was an unlimited cloud storage plan for as low as $60 (roughly Rs. 3,800) per year. However, the company has now revised its plans to cancel unlimited storage abilities, and instead offer just 1TB for the same amount. The maximum cap of storage capacity is up […]

PS4 Sales to Slow Down After Record Year: Sony

Sony shipped 20 million PS4s last financial year as per its latest earnings report. It ended the 2015 financial year at 40 million PS4s. However the company expects hardware sales to decline for the full financial year and expects online digital sales to be more important going forward. It plans to move another 18 million […]

Game of the Year: Def Jam Icon

STAY ON TARGET Game of the Year: Breakup Squad Game of the Year: Mafia III For too long the definition of “Game of the Year” has been unfairly narrow. How boring is it to see every website shower the same stale AAA games with praise at the end of each holiday season? So at Geek.com, […]

Target planning in-store payments through mobile app this year while still resisting Apple Pay

Target has accepted Apple Pay in its mobile app since Apple’s mobile payment service launched in 2014, but the retailer still doesn’t take Apple Pay in stores. Now Target is planning to introduce its own mobile payment solution later this year which suggests Apple Pay support in stores isn’t coming any time soon. Recode reports that Target is planning […]