Android

Google Text-to-Speech app adds four more languages

Sometimes, those who live in huge English speaking countries and societies tend to forget that the rest of the world do not always speak the same language. This is still true when it comes to devices and apps, that is why, even if it might not be relevant to you, we tell you about new languages added in updates, because somewhere in the world, some people are relieved that their language has been included. Google’s Text-to-Speech app has now added four more languages: Cantonese, Mandarin, Thai, and Turkish.

Low-end smartphone LG Max coming to India

Not all people looking for new smartphones will want to buy high-end, high-spec devices. Whether it is for younger children or as a second smartphone, sometimes what you’re looking for are decent, wallet-friendly devices. India is considered to be one of the emerging markets, not just for smartphones but for other products as well, and LG is looking at targeting consumers in the South Asian country as they announced that their low-end and low-budget LG Max will be coming there soon.

Lava Pixel V1 budget phone now available in India

The Android One line is still alive and kicking. In fact, Lava has just introduced a new Android One-powered phone in the form of the Pixel V1. Actually, it's the company's first phone to run Android One so it's kind of a new milestone for Lava. The new Pixel phone comes equipped with a 5.5-inch HD IPS display screen, 8MP rear camera, LED flash, 5MP front camera, dual SIM support, 1.3 GHz Quad-Core MediaTek MT6582 processor, Mali 400 MP2 GPU, and 3G connectivity.

Deadlock: Online multi-player shooter game finally arrives on Android

Usually, when a game comes out in other platforms, it takes a few weeks or even months for it to arrive on Android. But there are rare times when it takes years for it to be available on smartphones and tablets that are running on Google’s platform. Deadlock: Online, a multi-player shooting game is one of those, and now after four years of existence in iOS, it finally available for Android users.

LG G Pad 2 phablet leaked, arriving this October

LG has been busy with the LG G4 and some other mid-range phones that we thought the company has forgotten the phablet category. It didn't and we might soon see the next LG G Pad 2 if we are to believed the rumor and some specs that there revealed over on Weibo by a certain Leaksly. The source said it's the follow up to the LG G Pad 8.3 which was introduced last year.

Power mobile devices in Samsung’s 1st wireless charging monitor

We’ve all been there, having a jungle of wires and chargers on our desk since we have a myriad of mobile devices charging, sometimes more than two at the same time. And while wireless charging is still a fairly new thing in the consumer market, we can predict that as more devices and OEMs start adapting it, it will become common sooner or later. Samsung has now announced the first ever wireless mobile charging monitor to help you manage your desk’s criss-crossed wires.

Drag race your way to the finish line with Top Speed

Chances are, even if you love drag racing, you will never be able to do it in real life (unless you really are a drag racer). So your next best thing would be mobile games, and the newest one you can try out is called Top Speed: Drag & Fast Racing, which is obviously a game where you need to be the fastest drag racer in town. And to make it even more exciting, your rivals are “criminally insane”, according to the game description.