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.

iRobot Roomba 870 #ExpressReview: The (cleaning) robot that does the job
Fri, Nov 27, 2015

The iRobot Roomba 870 brings to our homes a convenience most of us can get used to thanks to our busy lives.

Coming soon: Smartron, the Indian tech brand with global ambitions
Thu, Nov 26, 2015

Smartron, will deal in everything from IoT devices to high-end computers and smartphones, and will be an India-first brand.

Video: Why the Qiku Q Terra could be the phone India is waiting for
Fri, Nov 27, 2015

Qiku Q Terra, is the result of a joint venture between Coolpad and security firm 360, is powered by a very unique, but trendy and usable UI from the latter.

Lenovo Vibe P1 #ExpressReview: The best battery in any smartphone
Mon, Nov 23, 2015

Lenovo P1 comes with a 4000 mAh battery and a new Rocket Charge feature which offers ultra fast charging for this giant battery.

Jabra Eclipse #ExpressReview: Have you seen a better Bluetooth headset?
Sun, Nov 22, 2015

Jabra Eclipse bluetooth headset fits nicely in the ear and offers very good sound during calls

Apple Watchreview: Best smartwatch, but suited for Apple devotees
Wed, Nov 25, 2015

The Apple Watch makes a statement like no other wearable gadget.

Creative SoundBlaster Free Express Review: Superb sound and a lot of frills
Sat, Nov 21, 2015

Creative SoundBlaster Free is among the best Bluetooth speakers under Rs 10,000.

Apple Watch: 4 things you must know before buying
Sat, Nov 21, 2015

Top four things to know before spending Rs 30,990 on an Apple Watch

Micromax TVs set to grow 100pc, plans more manufacturing plants
Fri, Nov 20, 2015

Micromaxc claims it saw one of its best periods this Diwali with over 1.25 lakh television units sold in a month.

Lenovo CEO meets Modi, commits to more investment
Thu, Nov 19, 2015

Lenovo CEO Yang Yuanqing announces commitment to Make In India, to increase investment in manufacturing

Instagram for Business a good proposition for Indian brands: Facebook
Fri, Nov 20, 2015

With major users in the 18-24 age group, Instagram is trying to woo Indian brands to advertise on the photo blogging platform

OnePlus X video review: Most stylish smartphone in this price bracket
Sat, Nov 21, 2015

For those on a budget, this a good option as a phone that is more stylish and compact than its competitors

Pentax K-S2 Express Review: A DSLR that ticks all the right boxes
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

The Pentax K-S2 is certainly one of the best DSLRs available in India at the moment as it ticks all the right boxes

Apple Watch weeklong review: The pinnacle of personalised tech luxury
Fri, Nov 20, 2015

Apple Watch is the most personal device that the tech giant has ever made. Read our week long review as we use this smartwatch on a daily basis.

Wanna spend a packet on a smartphone? Here are six options
Sun, Nov 15, 2015

If you have made up you mind to look beyond Chinese names and spend beyond Rs 40,000, here are some phones that can light up the rest of your year.

How Apple finds itself alone in the luxury smartphone space
Sun, Nov 15, 2015

In India, the Apple iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus have no competitors when it comes to pricing and for the Cupertino-tech giant this might just work.

Bose SoundTrue Ultra review: The all-round audio performer
Fri, Nov 13, 2015

The new Bose SoundTrue Ultra in ear earphones are also meant for those who listen to most of their music on a smartphone

Transcend DrivePro 220 review: One for the road
Thu, Nov 12, 2015

Transcend Drive Pro 200 is a good gadget for those who spend their time on the road

Facebook sees three-fold jump in need to restrict access to content in India
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

Facebook has disclosed that it received 5,115 request for data from the Indian government concerning a total of 6,268 accounts

Sigma 150-600mm lens test drive: This is ideal for birdwatchers
Tue, Nov 10, 2015

I have been using a Canon EF 75-300mm lens for many years now. It gives you great shots even though the low light performance is not all that great.

Panache Air PC review: Ideal for those who don’t have space
Sat, Nov 07, 2015

Panache Air PC is ideal for those who have issues with sparing space for a full PC rig

Sony Xperia Z5 Dual review: Fastest camera, heating problems get a fix
Thu, Nov 19, 2015

Sony Xperia Z5 is the latest from Japanese giant, that has been able to deliver a decent flagship in terms of a great camera, dependable performance.

Apple Watch in India starting at Rs 30,900: Six things you need to know
Sun, Nov 08, 2015

Apple Watch arrives in India and here is everything you wanted to know about the device from how it works to the pricing and availability

Help us make 50 new smart villages in 2016, Devendra Fadnavis tells Satya Nadella
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

“Creating smart cities is creating efficiencies. Unless our cities become efficient we will be exploiting nature. We can also create smart villages,” the CM said at the Microsoft Future Unleashed event in Mumbai.

Make use of cloud, data to realise potential: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to emerging India
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

Satya Nadella said there is going to be more computing in our lives in the coming decades.

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella: Wish to play our part in empowering India
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

Speaking at the Microsoft Future Unleashed event, the India-born CEO said there will be more computing in our lives in the coming decade.

Microsoft Live: Surface Pro 4 is coming to India by January, confirms Satya Nadella
Thu, Nov 05, 2015

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will be in Mumbai today for the company's 'Future Unleashed' event. He is expected to make some big announcements for India

Will Satya Nadella open Microsoft’s window of opportunity in #DigitalIndia?
Thu, Nov 05, 2015

Nadella is expected to make some big ticket announcements as a part of his company's 'Future Unleashed' programmed in Mumbai on Thursday.

Micromax Canvas 5 review: A worthy challenger for Moto G3, Xiaomi phones
Sat, Nov 07, 2015

Micromax Canvas has been launched for Rs 11,999 in India. Canvas 5 is all set to offer good challenge to the Moto G3 and Xiaomi phones in the mid-range.

Google’s Project Loon to Facebook Aquila: Everything you need to know about Internet from the skies
Wed, Nov 04, 2015

Everything you need to know about how Google's Project Loon beams internet from the skies

Indian ads on Pakistan websites: Ad and sense in digital space
Tue, Nov 03, 2015

Rudy alleged that a GoogleAd was published in a Karachi-based newspaper between October 20 and October 31 to influence voters in Bihar in favour of Kumar.

Guvera’s ad-funded model keeps streaming music free for listeners
Sun, Nov 01, 2015

Since its India launch in November 2014, Guvera, an ad-funded service from Australia has 6 million users in India thanks to its 20 million odd tracks.

Apple iPhone 6s Plus review: Why this is Mr Dependable
Tue, Nov 10, 2015

With superb processing power and battery life, the Apple iPhone 6s Plus has the potential to be the dependable business phone a lot of us want

Facebook’s Free Basics closer to net neutrality: Rajeev Chandrashekhar
Fri, Oct 30, 2015

Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrashekhar says Facebook has made changes to Free Basics which aligned it more with net neutrality.

When Mark Zuckerberg came to inspire IIT-Delhi
Thu, Oct 29, 2015

India is all set to become Facebook's largest demography sometime next year.

Those talking of net neutrality are online, those offline have no voice: Mark Zuckerberg at IIT
Wed, Oct 28, 2015

Mark Zuckerberg said Internet is an expensive commodity as service providers have had to spend billions of dollars to set up infrastructure.