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HTC launches HTC Sense Companion; available in U series smartphones

Updated: Mar 20, 2017 16:18 IST      
HTC launches HTC Sense Companion; available in U series smartphones

New Delhi [India], Mar 20 (ANI): HTC Corporation, a leading innovator in mobile and virtual reality technology has announced the launch of HTC Sense Companion on its recently launched flagship smartphones HTC U Ultra and HTC U Play.

The HTC sense companion has successfully completed initial feature testing early, and it's beginning to roll out now and over the coming one to two weeks from the Google Play store.

Initial features include helpful recommendations to improve device performance, reminders to charge or bring a battery bank for a long day out, time estimates for arrival when driving in traffic, and clothing and accessory suggestions based on weather conditions.

We'll be rapidly introducing new features, and in the coming days and in few weeks, we'll be introducing restaurant recommendations based on your location, fitness reports based on total step counts and distances moved, points of interest suggestions based on your travel schedule and location, and more.

Additional language support will roll out over the coming days. Due to the global nature of the roll out, some users could not see cards pushed from the server. Simply update the HTC Sense Companion app from the Google Play store, re-launch it, and log in, and you will see default cards to introduce features.

More cards will begin to appear over the coming days as HTC Sense Companion learns from you and your actions. The Google Play store staggers the rollout of apps in a way that can take up to one to two weeks to reach everyone. (ANI)

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InFocus launches 'Turbo5' smartphone-cum-power bank

Updated: Jun 28, 2017 16:50 IST     

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New Delhi [India], June 28 (ANI): IT service aggregator HCL Infosystems on Wednesday announced a strategic partnership with Parablu, a cloud data protection and management solutions provider.

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Tokyo [Japan], June 28 (ANI): Shimizu Construction Co. Ltd. of Japan is slated to oversee the construction of underground railway space extending 1.74 kilometers between the Opera House Station and Ba Son Station.

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New Delhi [India], June 28 (ANI): Kaspersky Lab's analysts are investigating the new wave of ransomware attacks targeting organizations across the world.

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EU slaps Google with record $2.7 billion fine

Updated: Jun 28, 2017 01:02 IST     

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Kaspersky's latest patent to counter audio spying

Updated: Jun 27, 2017 13:28 IST     

New Delhi [India], June 27 (ANI): Aiming to help to counter the threat posed by audio surveillance, Kaspersky Lab announced the launch of its latest patented technology to counteract unauthorised access to microphone data on Windows devices, which is being used in the company's flagship home solutions - Kaspersky Internet Security and Kaspersky Total Security.

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Make this Eid a tech-savvy one!

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 11:34 IST     

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Glide your way through bachelorhood with these five apps!

Updated: Jun 25, 2017 10:06 IST     

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New Delhi [India], June 23 (ANI): Social media giant Facebook has finally set up its new 'Group Insights' feature to enable proper administration of groups administrators (admins) to hold a more stringent check of the content being posted online.

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Online banking users to reach 150 billion by 2020: Study

Updated: Jun 22, 2017 16:35 IST     

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Video-calling made easier with Google Allo's latest update

Updated: Jun 22, 2017 14:46 IST     

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Instagram Stories now has 250m users, new 'replay' feature

Updated: Jun 21, 2017 17:38 IST     

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HP Inc. introduces two new convertible notebooks

Updated: Jun 21, 2017 15:22 IST     

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Hike launches wallet, UPI payments for quick transactions

Updated: Jun 20, 2017 17:32 IST     

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Waterloo [Ontario], June 20 (ANI): BlackBerry Limited on Tuesday announced productivity and security enhancements to its enterprise software platform designed to power the 'Enterprise of Things'.

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