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.

Microsoft Surface Book review: Near perfect, but lacks magnanimity
Mon, May 30, 2016

ls Microsoft Surface Book the best laptop money can buy? Read our review to find out.

@narendramodi, the social media star, shows way for cabinet
Fri, May 27, 2016

Twitter and Facebook have become tools for ministers and their ministries to communicate with the people and get immediate feedback.

Evidson Audio Sport W6 #ExpressReview: Great music, at an affordable price
Wed, May 25, 2016

Evidson Audio Sport W6 will appeal to those looking at a good active use earphone that does not compromise on audio quality

Samsung Galaxy Tab Iris launched, first commercial device to use Aadhaar data
Thu, May 26, 2016

Samsung Tab Iris will be the first tablet in India to aid digital authentication and costs Rs 13,499.

Nextbit Robin review: Stylish phone, solves a major pain point
Thu, May 26, 2016

Nextbit Robin is a decent device that looks and works a bit differently from most other phones in the market

Sony MDR-100ABN review: Bose has competition in noise cancelling
Sun, May 22, 2016

Sony MDR-100ABN is one of the best alternative to a Bose noise cancelling headphone

Looking to bring Apple Pay to India, open to operator billing: Tim Cook
Mon, May 23, 2016

Apple CEO Tim Cook told in an interview that the company was looking to bring in services like Apple Pay.

Apple CEO Tim Cook explains how their pre-owned iPhones are different
Sun, May 22, 2016

Apple CEO Tim Cook explains why their plans to sell pre-owned certified iPhones is not equivalent to dumping.

Asked about Trump, Tim Cook says diversity our basic value
Mon, May 23, 2016

Following meetings with several Indian industrialists and stakeholders, including Reliance chief Mukesh Ambani, Cook said that India was huge for Apple.

Apple CEO Tim Cook Interview: Don’t agree with those who think phones should not last
Mon, May 23, 2016

Apple CEO Tim Cook tells us in an interview why the company is focusing on India, and the challenges ahead.

We will be completely offline, says CEO of new entrant itel Mobile
Mon, May 23, 2016

We spoke to Itel Mobile's CEO Sudhir Kumar, who has joined the company from Intex, on their plans for the Indian market.

Canvas 6 Pro, now Moto G4 Plus: Why base models are getting a raw deal
Wed, May 18, 2016

In the case of the Moto G4, I have a feeling the company is trying to see if its customers are open to spending more.

Exclusive: Tim Cook starts day with visit to Mumbai’s Siddhivinayak Temple
Wed, May 18, 2016

At the temple, Tim Cook also had a chance to chat with Anant Ambani, the son of Mukesh Ambani. down for many users
Wed, May 18, 2016 down: A 24-hour outage is rare, especially coming from a company like Microsoft.

Lenovo ZUK Z1 review: Great budget option, if you don’t mind the old processor
Thu, May 19, 2016

Lenovo Zuk Z1 with Cyanogen OS and 64GB space is a great option for users, who don't see the old Snapdragon 801 processor as a problem.

Pebble Time Steel review: A smartwatch with the right measure of smartness
Mon, May 16, 2016

Pebble Time Steel is one of the best smartwatches you can buy, even if it is not the smartest

Pebble wants to write a chapter of its success story in India, launches smartwatch range exclusively on Amazon
Fri, May 13, 2016

Pebble was the third largest smartwatch vendor in 2015, behind Apple and Samsung.

Le 1s Eco review: Content is the big play with this phone, but will you pay?
Tue, May 17, 2016

Le 1s Eco is not much different from the Le 1s, which was launched earlier this year. However, content is big play in this phone.

#PoMoneModi: Angry Kerala responds to PM Modi’s Somalia comparision
Fri, May 13, 2016

PM Modi’s statements seem to have touched raw nerve among young Malayalees.

Facebook at Work: Where social network gets serious about enterprise
Thu, May 12, 2016

Facebook at Work users will not be able to access posts from friends and family or third-party apps like Candy Crush; nor will there be any ads.

At least one brand working on 32MP camera with Helio X20 processor: MediaTek
Tue, May 10, 2016

MediaTek is bullish on the success of LTE in India, its Helio X20 processor brings support for 32MP smartphone camera

Google Maps on the phone: How India has stopped asking for directions
Sun, May 08, 2016

In the last one year or so, Google Maps has become very India friendly with Hindi support, offline directions and more.

Brainwavz Xfit XF200 review: Great fit, and perfect for fitness
Sun, May 08, 2016

Brainwavz Xfit XF200, which as the name suggests are fitness oriented earphones. Here's our review of the budget earphones.

Amkette EvoTV 2 #ExpressReview: This one is for Netflix lovers
Fri, May 06, 2016

Amkette EvoTV 2 has lost a bit of flourish from the first version but is still very practical and more importantly functional.

Guess what? Narendra Modi is premier on LinkedIn and Periscope too
Thu, May 05, 2016

Narendra Modi is not among the most liked leaders on Periscope, and does not seem to take Vine very seriously

Idea Cellular opens operator billing with Google: We tell you why it is a big deal
Fri, May 06, 2016

Google and Idea Cellular have announced operator billing for purchasing apps and other services without credit cards.

Flock messaging app: The Indian competition for Slack
Wed, May 04, 2016

Flock actually started as a messaging tool much before Slack, but only recently decided to refocus on enterprise.

Opera browsers switches on native ad blockers: Here’s why it matters
Tue, May 10, 2016

Opera will launch native ad-blocking technology both in the stable version of the desktop browser, as well as the Opera Mini mobile browser for Android.

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II launched in India at Rs 4.55 lakh
Wed, May 04, 2016

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II has a 20.2MP full frame CMOS sensor with dual pixel CMOS AF, Dual Digic 6+ image processor, ISO up to 51,200

Kindle Oasis review: Greatness, but at a cost
Fri, May 13, 2016

Kindle Oasis charges a big premium for some cool new features. But does everyone need it? Read our review to know more

Docoss X1 Android phone at Rs 888: Why the price is hard to believe
Mon, May 02, 2016

Docoss X1, which is an Android smartphone at Rs 888 is one of the new cheap smartphones. But the pricing raises a lot of questions and here's why.

Reliance Lyf is fifth largest smartphone brand in India: Counterpoint data
Sun, May 01, 2016

Samsung was again on top in both smartphones and overall handsets powered by the good performance of its flagship Galaxy S7/S7 Edge and popular J series.

Angry Birds Action: Rovio launches new game inspired by the movie
Fri, Apr 29, 2016

Angry Birds Action! will bring in some augmented reality elements, a first in the gaming and movie segment

Amkette EvoTV 2 first impressions: The box that turns your old TV smart
Fri, Apr 29, 2016

Amkette EvoTV 2 seems like a good option for those who are hooked to streaming content from the web

LG Curved 4K OLED TV 65-inch #ExpressReview: Luxury now has curves
Wed, Apr 27, 2016

At 65 inches, LG Curved 4K OLED TV is one of the overgrown giants -- but remember there are larger options too. Here is our review.

Sirin Labs’ fully-secure Solarin smartphone will cost upwards of $10,000
Tue, Apr 26, 2016

When Sirin Labs launches its secure smartphone this May, it will be priced in the region of $10,000 to $15,000 and will have one focus: security.