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Send disappearing moments within iMessage | Secretzapp

A new app, Secretzapp, has been released to the iMessage store recently. Secretzapp is a fun and simple way to create and send disappearing moments within iMessage. Users may send disappearing photos, videos, and text messages with several fun editing options like the ability to add endless “Selfie-Stickers. Secretzapp offers hands-free photo capture and recording for those who don’t want …

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BlackBerry plans to ‘Make In India’, signs licensing deal with Delhi-based Optiemus Infracom

BlackBerry plans to 'Make In India', signs licensing deal with Delhi-based Optiemus Infracom

BlackBerry Limited has signed yet another licensing deal to design, manufacture and sell BlackBerry software powered Android smartphones in India, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bangladesh. Following its deal with Chinese OEM TCL, BlackBerry has now roped in Delhi-based Optiemus Infracom to manufacture and sell BlackBerry smartphones in the country and its neighbors. Learn More: www.digit.in

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Xiaomi Mi 6 May Arrive On Valentine’s Day, Multiple Variants Hinted

Xiaomi Mi 6 May Arrive On Valentine’s Day, Multiple Variants Hinted

  The Xiaomi Mi 6 is expected to be one of the most exciting flagships that customers could buy next year, given the fact that this represents a huge bet from the Chinese smartphone maker in order to increase its power and beat its main competitor Huawei. Although one of the most uncertain details about this mobile device was its …

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Jay-Z backed JetSmarter raises $105 million to become Uber for private jets

Jay-Z backed JetSmarter raises $105 million to become Uber for private jets

JetSmarter has raised $105 million in Series C funding, at a $1.5 billion pre-money valuation, to build its marketplace for private jet services, according to Sergey Petrossov, the startup’s founder and CEO. The massive funding round will be used primarily for global expansion of JetSmarter in Asia and Latin America The company’s app, which TechCrunch reviewed here, allows travelers to book …

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Google Pixel devices encountering early battery shutdowns at ~30%, presumably caused by software

Google Pixel devices encountering early battery shutdowns at ~30%, presumably caused by software

Google’s Pixel smartphone received a ton of praise following its announcement, including in our review, but in the time since, several hardware and software issues have been forcing many to take a second look at Google’s flagship. There have been camera issues, defects, and even some audio problems, but now another issue is starting to pop up, and it’s easily …

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Nokia’s phones return with Android in early 2017

The first Nokia-branded handsets running Android are due to arrive early next year. After announcing its plans to return to tablets and phones back in May, Nokia is providing more details today as it formalizes a licensing agreement with HMD Global (HMD). Also based in Finland, HMD global is the new home of Nokia phones under a brand licensing deal …

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