NANDAGOPAL RAJAN

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Nandgopal-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.

It is game of thrones in China as Xiaomi, Huawei fight for top spot
Mon, Aug 03, 2015

Apple still had a 12.2 per cent market share, but this declined during the quarter. However, China continues to top priority for Apple with revenues more than doubling (112% YoY) during the quarter

Xolo Black Express Review: Stylish, but not for high-end usage
Sat, Aug 01, 2015

For the all the style packed in the Xolo Black smartphone, Xolo could have really upped the ante with performance too.

Firechat is a messaging service that works without Internet connection
Fri, Jul 31, 2015

Of course, there is a cost advantage for service like Firechat, but the real advantage is that it could be a lifesaver when the actual mobile network is down.

Windows 10 aims to woo users with ‘familiar’ features, bets on beyond mobile
Fri, Jul 31, 2015

The new Windows 10 will constantly get upgrades and break itself free of the cycles, prompting Microsoft to call it the last of the Windows

Windows 10 First look + Video: Start button is the star, Edge browser is fast
Fri, Jul 31, 2015

Windows 10 is upon us. Across the world, PC users are mulling over whether they should move on to the new OS and here's our first impression

Facebook says Internet.org getting people online faster, converting them to paid plans
Wed, Jul 29, 2015

Launched initially in Zambia, Facebook's Internet.org is now available in 17 countries through over a dozen service providers.

Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 with octa-core processor launched for Rs 5,999
Tue, Jul 28, 2015

Micromax Canvas Xpress 2 is a budget Android smartphone priced at Rs 5,999 and will be available exclusively on Flipkart

FYI: No, you are not supposed to hold your phone to your face
Mon, Jul 27, 2015

4G phones might mean more exposure to radiation

Fujifilm Instax Wide 300 review: The fun camera, just don’t get serious with it
Sun, Jul 26, 2015

The Fujifilm Instax Wide 300 is a throwback to the times when photography was not such a perfect art

Sennheiser PMX 686G Sports: Active sound, but could have been more comfy
Sat, Jul 25, 2015

Sennheiser PMX 686G has great audio quality but could have been bit more comfortable to wear for long hours

As a strategic investor, not looking at paper valuation or an exit: Raju Narisetti
Sat, Jul 25, 2015

Nandagopal Rajan speaks to Raju Narisetti (senior vice president, strategy, News Corp) who has been instrumental in these investments on the company’s plans for India and the scope of digital media in the country.

Meet Solar Paper: A smartphone charger as thin as paper
Fri, Jul 24, 2015

Solar Paper, the world’s smallest and lightest solar charger has achieved a pledge of $6,00,000 so far

Sony Bravia Android TV: 5 things you should know
Sat, Jul 25, 2015

Sony Bravia Android TVs are not cheap, but at starting at Rs 69,900 for a 43-inch model they are certainly not unreasonably priced.

‘News Corp is a strategic investor, we are not looking at paper valuation or an exit’
Mon, Jul 27, 2015

An interview with Raju Narisetti, Senior Vice President, Strategy, News Corp, who has been instrumental in the company's investments in India

HTC One ME Express Review: Another flagship, but more affordable
Tue, Jul 21, 2015

HTC One ME is actually the closest you can get to the original HTC One M9 which was never launched in India

ZTE Blade Q Lux Express Review: Not quite there, even with the Rs 4999 budget price
Sun, Jul 19, 2015

ZTE Blade Quick Lux is a 4G LTE phone aimed mostly at the first time smartphone buyer

Samsung brings selfie-focused Galaxy J5, Galaxy J7 exclusively to Flipkart
Sun, Jul 19, 2015

The Samsung Galaxy J5 will feature a 5 inch HD super AMOLED screen while the J7 will have a larger 5.5-inch screen.

Kindle Paperwhite (2015) quick review: Here is what works, what does not
Mon, Jul 13, 2015

Kindle Paperwhite (2015) is now available for Rs 10,999 (wi-Fi) and Rs 13,999 (3G) in India.

HP Spectre x360 Express Review: A killer device with a price that kills the device
Mon, Jul 13, 2015

The Spectre x360 is almost like HP’s answer to Apple's MacBook. But does it live up to the competition?

ReGlobe.in: A site that guarantees buyers for your old devices
Mon, Jul 13, 2015

ReGlobe is a re-commerce company that offers an online platform to sell old or used gadgets like laptops, mobile phones and tablets

Apple Music to Saavn: The music streaming services that deliver all the right notes
Sun, Jul 12, 2015

Apple Music is just off the shelf. But India has seen some successful streaming apps like Gaana, Saavn and Hungama. Here is a review of these

Seven-inch tablet is best value for money for Indians: Swipe CEO
Sun, Jul 12, 2015

Swipe claims a 6 per cent market share in the tablet market in India and is aiming to end this year at 10 per cent.

Why India needs rules for flying drones, soon
Thu, Jul 09, 2015

While civilian drones are becoming popular across the globe, very few countries have regulations governing it.

Aeroguard Clean Air GLO: Here is a bulb that claims to clean the air
Thu, Jul 09, 2015

The Air GLO looks like a regular bulb, but it is definitely not an ordinary one: creator Eureka Forbes claims the bulb, purifies indoor air

Airtel 4G: This is how to upgrade your old Airtel SIM to 4G in Delhi-NCR
Tue, Jul 07, 2015

Airtel 4G services are now in beta and the telco is slowly getting new users on board.

Thanks to Amazon’s Kindle, e-books are becoming popular in India
Mon, Jul 06, 2015

Reading online offers an advantage no library will ever be able to replicate, and this is the promise of choice

Housing.com hacked, former CEO Rahul Yadav says he didn’t do it
Tue, Jul 07, 2015

Last week, founder CEO Rahul Yadav has been sacked from Housing.com for his behaviour

Cross Grabado Tech+ wallet review: Keeping track of your money
Mon, Jul 06, 2015

The Cross Grabado tech+ wallet is a good effort, but ideally for geeks who want to add another gadget to your life

Nikon Coolpix P610 Express Review: The 60x zoom offers a stunning experience
Mon, Jul 06, 2015

The Nikon Coolpix P610 is what you would call a bridge camera. It is not as small as a compact camera but is not as big as a DSLR

XOLO Black coming on July 10, to be priced under Rs 15,000 on Flipkart
Tue, Jul 07, 2015

The invite has the hashtag #DonoAankhenKholo were are guessing the first phone will offer a dual camera experience

Rahul Yadav, you have made me doubt everything about Housing.com
Wed, Jul 01, 2015

Housing.com CEO Rahul Yadav's latest email where he claims to have lied to journalists raises serious issues about the company

Each adult smartphone user will watch 348 porn videos this year: Juniper Research
Wed, Jul 01, 2015

Each smartphone user (who access adult content) is expected to watch an average of 348 videos this year

Facebook Lite will fix connectivity issue that 2G users faced: Product head
Wed, Jul 01, 2015

Facebook Lite Android app is less than 1MB in size and includes Facebook’s core experiences.

Huawei entering Indian Wi-Fi router market, eyes 40 pc market share within year
Tue, Jun 30, 2015

Huawei aims to offer something for every use case and within a price range of Rs 1,500 and Rs 2,500.

Kindle Paperwhite (2015) review: Good upgrade, but better for new buyers
Mon, Jul 13, 2015

Kindle claims the new Paperwhite has a 300 pixels per inch resolution, which is double that of the earlier generation

Teewe 2 Express review: This video-streaming dongle needs to do more
Mon, Jun 29, 2015

Teewe 2 is a good effort. But for now it is too buggy to choose over Chromecast