Yash Maheshwari

Lawyer by profession and a long time Nokia & Symbian user, Yash has been following Nokia's journey with Symbian and now Windows Phone. He is always open for discussion on Nokia, Windows Phone and anything related to mobiles. You can follow him online on -

Number of Entries : 394

Smartphone Buying Guide for India : June 2014

Ever so often, people quiz us as to what we think of various phones irrespective of their price, even though they really do not intend to buy one. In fact, they do so every month, just to get an idea of the market. To cater to all such queries, we decided to compile a Smartphone Buying Guide recommending one phone for price segments we drew up for the sake of convenience. If you’ve ever wondered “What Phone ...

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Microsoft’s File Manager for Windows Phone 8.1 now available in Store as ‘Files’

When word on Windows Phone 8.1 started going around, it was rumoured that Windows Phone would finally get file management capabilities with the 8.1 update. While an official file manager wasn't included in the update, a number of third party file manager apps hit the store once the developer preview for Windows Phone 8.1 was released.   Well, Microsoft has joined the party as well now with their own Fi ...

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Exclusive: InPrivate Browsing, File Downloads, Tab Sync & more coming with Windows Phone 8.1

Following the teaser video showing off a few features of the upcoming Internet Explorer 11 in Windows Phone 8.1, we have a few more details about the browser to share with you. As had been rumoured, Internet Explorer 11 is finally bringing InPrivate Browsing mode to Windows Phone! Working just like the InPrivate Browsing mode on the Windows counterpart of Internet Explorer, you can now browse on your device ...

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Exclusive : Internet Explorer 11 on Windows Phone 8.1 [VIDEO]

Continuing with our coverage of the upcoming Swiping feature in the Windows Phone keyboard, Action Centre and a look at Windows Phone 8.1 on the Lumia 920, here is a look at Internet Explorer 11 which is another major upgrade in Windows Phone 8.1 "Blue" release. Amongst the visible changes, the stop / refresh button is now provided inside the address bar for quick access. Password saving support for the bro ...

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Exclusive: Windows Phone 8.1 on a Lumia 920 [VIDEO]

Following up on the videos showing off the upcoming Swiping support in the Windows Phone keyboard and the Action Centre in the Windows Phone 8.1 update, we now have a video showing off Windows Phone 8.1 running in its full glory on the Nokia Lumia 920. Here's the list of the new Windows Phone features caught on camera in this video : Speed Dial Another basic feature ticked off from the "Missing from Windows ...

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Exclusive – Windows Phone 8.1 Action Centre [VIDEO]

Following our reveal of the Swipe functionality in the Keyboard of the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 "Blue" Update, here's a video showing off the eagerly anticipated Action Centre in Windows Phone 8.1.   As can be seen from the video and the screenshot below, the Actions Centre comprises of 4 customisable toggles and notifications from the system as well as third party apps. As on Android & Symbian, ...

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Exclusive: Swipe Keyboard in Windows Phone 8.1 “Blue” [VIDEO]

Although it has only been rumoured to be coming with Windows Phone 8.1 "Blue" release, we now have an exclusive video showcasing the Swipe keyboard in action on Windows Phone 8.1. Check it out, below: The Swipe functionality works as expected, with the user having to swipe his fingers across letters like Swype & SwiftKey. Combined with the superior Word-Flow keyboard in Windows Phone 8, I am confident t ...

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Smartphone Buying Guide for India : February 2014

Ever so often, people quiz us as to what we think of various phones irrespective of their price, even though they really do not intend to buy one. In fact, they do so every month, just to get an idea of the market. To cater to all such queries, we decided to compile a Smartphone Buying Guide recommending one phone for price segments we drew up for the sake of convenience. If you've ever wondered "What Phone ...

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Nokia announces Lumia Icon : 5″ 1080p with 20MP PureView Camera

The Nokia Lumia Icon has finally been announced officially by Nokia today, confirming whatever had been leaked about this phone which was codenamed Lumia 929 till date. Sporting a stunning 5” 1080p Full HD OLED display, the Lumia Icon is powered by a 2.2 GHz Quad Core processor coupled with 2 GB of RAM and continues with Nokia’s premium design traits with its metallic construction and ceramic keys while wei ...

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The New Nexus 7 (2013) now available on Google Play Store India for Rs. 20,999

Along with the Nexus 5, Google is also making available the New Nexus 7 (2013 model) in India via direct orders from Google Play Store from today.   Featuring an impressive 7.02" 1920x1200 HD display (323 ppi), the Nexus 7 offers a clean "Google" Android experience with Android 4.4 KitKat and is powered by a 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 Pro processor. The WiFi only model is available with a storage of 16GB and ...

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Nexus 5 now available on Google Play Store India from Rs. 28,999

That didn't take long! Less than 3 weeks from announcement, Google's Nexus 5 is now live on the Indian Play Store for order.   Powered by a 2.26 GHz Snapdragon 800 processor and sporting a 4.95" 1920x1080 display (445 ppi), the Nexus 5 has been priced at Rs.28,999 for the 16GB variant and Rs. 32,999 for the 32GB variant. At the time of posting, the 16GB Black Nexus 5 was already out of stock, so you mi ...

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