Nandagopal Rajan



Nandagopal Rajan is Editor New Media. He writes on technology, gadgets and everything related. He has worked with the India Today Group and Hindustan Times and is an alumnus of Calicut University and Indian Institute of Mass Communication, Dhenkanal.

Apple iPhone 7 review: This phone still sets the benchmarks
Fri, Sep 30, 2016

Apple iPhone 7 has one of the best cameras in a smartphone, and it is one of the fastest devices in the market.

We need to cater to the next set of billion users who come online: Google’s Caesar Sengupta
Fri, Sep 30, 2016

Google's VP Caesar Sengupta on how the company is working to create specific experiences for the next 1 billion users.

From BlackBerry’s tale, five tough lessons for smartphone makers
Thu, Sep 29, 2016

BlackBerry’s tale is a strange one, of a company losing its position of advantage and ending up in the doldrums.

Google Stations for WiFi, YouTube Go app: The search giant’s big plans for India
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

Google for India event saw the announcement of India-specific products like Google Station, YouTube Go and more.

Reliance Jio 4G data speeds are all over the place, and that’s not good
Mon, Sep 26, 2016

Reliance Jio 4G speed-tests show the company has to figure out how to manage bandwidth and latency soon.

Apple Watch OS 3: Three features that make it a worthy upgrade
Sun, Sep 25, 2016

Apple Watch OS 3 became available for users along with iOS 10, though most of the focus ended up being on the mobile OS.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga review
Sun, Sep 25, 2016

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga, arguably the lightest business 2-in-1 in the world, has finally made its way to India. Here is our full review.

Arrow Smart Shirt Review: Smart cuff actually
Sat, Sep 24, 2016

Arrow Smart Shirt is a great concept but do you really need a smart cuff to share your LinkedIn profile? Read our review to find out

Apple iPhone 7 review blog: Processing power is no issue, but there was a surprise
Thu, Sep 22, 2016

Apple iPhone 7 is here and we'll be reviewing the device in this blog. Read on as we test the camera, performance of this device.

Fitbit Charge 2 review: The band to conquer stress
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

FitBit is here with the Charge 2 that offers more than its predecessor in terms of features.

Google Trips app launched: How to take your trips offline
Tue, Sep 20, 2016

Google just announced its Google Trips app. So what is Google Trips? It is a one-stop-shop that lets you plan, organise and manage your trips.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 fiasco: The Galaxy S8 leaks are flowing fast
Fri, Sep 16, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S8: Leaks indicate the phones are called Dream and Dream2 with model numbers SM-G950 and SMG955.

Siri goes to the next level with iOS 10, and yes it works in India
Thu, Sep 15, 2016

Apple's iOS 10 brings a Siri that is lot more useful, especially for users in India thanks to third-party app integration.

Apple iPhone 7 Plus dual rear camera spells trouble for camera industry
Thu, Sep 15, 2016

Apple iPhone 7 Plus has a dual rear camera that could change the way we do smartphone photography

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 battery fiasco: All your top questions answered
Wed, Sep 14, 2016

Samsung is working on a new batch of Galaxy Note 7 devices with what will most probably be a new battery.

Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus: Four things we wished were better
Fri, Sep 09, 2016

iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus launched globally, but there are some features we wished Apple had improved upon.

Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus: Pricing in India, launch date, and the new features
Fri, Sep 09, 2016

Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus launched. We answer all your questions on what is new, India price, and features.

Apple Watch Series 2 and Apple AirPods: First Impressions, India price and More
Thu, Sep 08, 2016

Apple Watch Series 2 was announced with a better, faster, processor and swim-proofing, while the AirPods are truly wireless.

Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus first look+video: Black finish, stunning camera
Thu, Sep 08, 2016

Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus first impressions: These will push the limits of smartphone performance and camera.

iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus India price starts at Rs 60,000; sale from October 7
Thu, Sep 08, 2016

Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus price in India is Rs 60,000 for the 32GB version, and the sales start from October 7.

Apple iPhone 7 launch live event updates: iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus in India on October 7
Thu, Sep 08, 2016

Apple iPhone 7 event live: iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, Apple Watch 2, are being launched in San Francisco.

Apple event live blog: iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, Apple Watch 2 and everything else
Wed, Sep 07, 2016

Apple iPhone 7 launch event live updates straight from San Francisco. Follow our live blog for all the top iPhone announcements.

Has Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 fiasco made life easier for Apple iPhone 7 Plus?
Wed, Sep 07, 2016

If the Apple iPhone 7 Plus is as good and powerful as leaks suggest, the Galaxy Note7 might be in further trouble.

Sennheiser PXC 550 review: Bose QC35 has competition
Sun, Sep 04, 2016

Sennheiser PXC 550 is a wireless headset with adaptive noise cancellation at Rs 29,990

Apple iPhone 7 for September 7 launch: Here is everything we know
Sun, Sep 04, 2016

The disclaimer here is that everything about an Apple event is in the realm of speculation till Tim Cook takes the stage.

Reliance Jio 4G is the big data push we needed, but Ambanis must push a bit more for Digital India
Fri, Sep 02, 2016

Reliance Jio 4G launch: Our data requirements will only boom as the new users come in by the millions, so "data abundance" will be a big help, almost a necessity.

Reliance Jio 4G services start September 5, voice calls won’t be charged, data is world’s cheapest
Thu, Sep 01, 2016

Mukesh Ambani also asked legacy service providers, who he said were struggling to provide for the data boom in India, to not create hurdles in the path of Reliance Jio by making interconnectivity tough

Reliance Jio 4G launch: Mukesh Ambani could make crucial announcement at AGM today
Thu, Sep 01, 2016

Mukesh Ambani will address the Annual General Meeting of RIL on September 1 morning

Intel 7th generation core processors takes 4K mainstream
Wed, Aug 31, 2016

Intel claims the new generation will offer over 70 per cent faster mobile productivity and 3.5X better 3D graphics performance than a five-year-old PC

Gionee S6s review: Selfie wonder, but an otherwise average phone
Wed, Aug 31, 2016

Gionee S6s stands out for its front flash, one that will make your face glow in that selfie. Is the phone good otherwise? Read our review to find out

4K is ready to explode, here’s the reason why
Wed, Aug 31, 2016

There is one good way to check if a screen is 4K, or beyond. It will ideally seem sharper and clearer that the real life outside it.

Reliance JioFi 2 Wi-Fi hub review: Cheapest way to access the free data
Tue, Aug 30, 2016

The Reliance JioFi is WiFi hotspot and comes with the Jio 4G SIM offer. Here's our review of this device.

LeEco Super3 X65 4K UHD smart TV review: Affordable large screen, promising content play
Sat, Aug 27, 2016

LeEco Super3 X65 is certainly among the most affordable 65-inch 4K smart televisions you can buy this year but is it any good? Here is our review

India a surrogate for emerging markets: Twitter
Fri, Aug 26, 2016

Twitter, accepts that India is a unique market, but it is also critical for the future of the company.

Facebook is unlikely to take Express Wi-Fi to railway stations. Here is why
Thu, Aug 25, 2016

Facebook Express Wi-Fi coming to railway stations in India? Here's why this won't happen.

B&O Beoplay A1 review: Can it get any better
Thu, Aug 25, 2016

B&O Beoplay A1 is more like a half-kg pound cake with a leather band. It is easily the most portable of all Bluetooth speakers. Here is our full review.