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.

Nokia at MWC 2017: Nokia 3310 to Nokia 6, everything you need to know
Tue, Feb 28, 2017

MWC 2017: Nokia 3310 was the last announcement after the Nokia 6, Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 Android smartphones.

HP15-BA021AX with AMD A10-9600P review: Average stuff
Mon, Feb 27, 2017

HP15-BA021AX is one giant laptop, especially given that we are now in 2017, and here's our review

MWC 2017: Nokia is back with Android, and thankfully it is thinking ahead
Mon, Feb 27, 2017

With Nokia 6, 5, and 3, the company is clearly looking to impress those who have never used a Nokia phone before.

MWC 2017: Dual cameras are becoming standard, but do buyers want them?
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

MWC 2017 trend: From now on, more and more flagships will try and offer the dual camera experience, each with a spin of their own.

BlackBerry KeyOne at MWC 2017: There’s nothing truly exciting out here
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

BlackBerry KeyOne has been announced the Mobile World Congress 2017 (MWC), but is there anything truly exciting here?

WhatsApp will monetise its 1.2 billion users; this is how
Sun, Feb 26, 2017

WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton says company in exploratory stages on how to help enterprises connect with customers.

WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton: ‘Social is not in our vocabulary’
Sat, Feb 25, 2017

WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton told “What we have started doing is sort of create the foundations of how businesses will engage with consumers”

LG 320W Sound Bar review: Good features, but a bit too expensive
Thu, Feb 23, 2017

LG 320W sound bar is for those who want to add some extra oomph to their television audio

Reliance Jio Prime membership: Why you will need to switch before March 31
Thu, Feb 23, 2017

Reliance Jio announced its Jio Prime membership, and here's why users will need to switch to get a better data deal.

Live video as a means to protest injustice comes to India too
Wed, Feb 22, 2017

Laws will have to change over time to take live streaming into consideration. Everyone has a smartphone and can go live at the click of a button these days.

WhatsApp update adds Snapchat-like status feature with rich video, photos; here is how it works
Fri, Feb 24, 2017

WhatsApp update: Along with Whatsapp status, another new feature being rolled out is the Whatsapp camera, now available on the homepage of the app itself and not limited to the individual chat

Mark Zuckerberg talks of ‘global community’, cites PM Modi’s example
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg wrote an open letter on Facebook about the company's mission to help build a global community

Lechal smart insoles, buckles review: A new way to track yourself
Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Lechal is a pair of wearable pods that go inside or on your shoe to track steps and calories burnt while also helping you with navigation.

Sasikala convicted by Supreme Court: Here are the questions India is asking
Wed, Feb 15, 2017

While this does not bring the crisis in the AIADMK to an end, it does end Sasikala’s chances of becoming chief minister, at least for ten years from now.

Locally Relevant Content: Voice search, Indic keyboards to help Google’s native language push
Fri, Feb 10, 2017

Google is veering towards a more focused approach on local languages in India, where it sees more users coming in

LG V20 review: Buy this for the unique, not best, camera
Thu, Feb 09, 2017

LG V20 is among the best Android flagships out there, especially with the camera, but it comes at a hefty price

Apple AirPods review: Great audio for Siri lovers
Mon, Feb 06, 2017

Apple AirPods might be the pinnacle of wireless technology, but for me they will be a pair of great earphones first.

Apple iPhones to be made in India: Here’s what it means for you
Tue, Feb 07, 2017

While there is a tendency to look at Apple as a niche luxury brand, the fact is that the India operations reported sales of $1 billion in 2015

Opera Feeds to enter India’s content game in bid to boost existing reach
Fri, Jan 27, 2017

Opera, the world’s oldest surviving browser, is all set to launch a new content platform for the Indian audience

Do we really need a 4G phone for Rs 1500, but can’t offer a good experience? Naah
Wed, Jan 18, 2017

First time users, for whom a smartphone will be their first computing device, will need a rich video experience.

Opera Neon review: A bold new browser, but might not woo power users
Sat, Jan 14, 2017

Opera is back with another experimental browser, the Neon based on the same engine as the Opera browser

Opera Neon, a new browser that turns the spotlight on content
Thu, Jan 12, 2017

Opera's new concept browser is different from anything we have seen or used so far

Lenovo P2 review: No more battery woes
Wed, Jan 11, 2017

Like the P1, the Lenovo P2 too stands out for its large battery, the only feature a lot of users are bothered about these days. Read our full review here.

Apple iPhone turns 10, but is it just the beginning?
Mon, Jan 09, 2017

Apple iPhone turns 10 today, and this device has changed the way the smartphone industry works.

Crazy Sumit, this time you haven’t pranked your mom to get away with an apology
Sun, Jan 08, 2017

His latest prank, of kissing unsuspecting girls in public, obnoxious as it is, couldn't have come at a worse time, when India is outraged by what happened in Bengaluru on New Year’s night.

Happy New Year with a cash-rich ATM and a higher withdrawal limit
Sun, Jan 01, 2017

It seems our 50-day prayers have been answered and the cash-rich gods of cashless land have loosened their purse strings a bit more.

Narendra Modi might not have said much, but he sure thanked India, Indians
Sat, Dec 31, 2016

There was a clear bid to tell the nation that the honest Indian will be come out triumphant in the end and the corrupt with pay for their sins.

Technology in 2017: So what does this year hold for us?
Sun, Jan 01, 2017

The coming year will be pivotal in more ways than one. There will be new challengers that confront traditions, and smarter devices that make us dumber.

Apple MacBook Pro 2016 review: Ideal for the power user
Fri, Dec 30, 2016

Apple MacBook Pro 2016 review: Here's what we thought of Apple's latest and more powerful MacBook.

Best smartphones for 2016: iPhone 7, S7 edge, Google Pixel, OnePlus 3
Thu, Dec 29, 2016

Apple iPhone 7, Google Pixel, OnePlus 3 and more: The best smartphones of 2016 in the flagship range.

Delhi Metro, let’s not become foolish in our quest for digital money
Sun, Dec 25, 2016

Ten metro stations in Delhi will go completely cashless in their transactions from January 1, 2017 and that isn't good

LG PH1 Bluetooth speaker review: Light up the music
Sat, Dec 24, 2016

LG PH1 is a funky looking bluetooth speaker with a futuristic design and LED lighting

Best Bluetooth speakers and headphones of 2016
Wed, Dec 21, 2016

B&O Beoplay A1, Sony MDR 1000X, Sennheiser PXC 550 and more: Here is our pick of the Bluetooth speakers and headsets.

Apple MacBook Pro 2016 weeklong review: Here is our verdict
Tue, Dec 27, 2016

Apple MacBook Pro 2016 is now available in India. We'll be reviewing the device for over a week. Read on to know how it fares.

66 Audio BTS Sport review: Good audio, but design needs getting used to
Fri, Dec 16, 2016

The BTS, despite its look and form factor, offers great sound quality. Here is our review of Audio 66 BTS Sport

Nubia Z11 review: A worthy challenger for the OnePlus 3
Wed, Dec 14, 2016

Nubia Z11 is one of the most stylish phones, at least in this price range. And it has one very unique feature - a bezel-less design.