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.

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.

Intex now eyes enterprise business to rake up volumes
Mon, Dec 12, 2016

Intex is one of the new entrants in the enterprise space, starting its B2B partnerships only in 2015.

In fact: India is going digital swiftly, but is it going digital safely?
Mon, Dec 12, 2016

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently asked the digitally literate to help at least 10 others to initiate their digital payments.

Not just a Twitter hack: Modi sarkar must get serious about cyber security
Sun, Dec 11, 2016

Most Indians don’t even realise that our digital identities are now so inextricably linked to our actual personas.

Gupshup platform for Google Assistant: ‘Any bot can now be published to Google Home’
Fri, Dec 09, 2016

Gupshup is headquartered in Silicon Valley with its development team in Mumbai

Amkette S-50 review: Everything you need from a speaker, and a lot more
Tue, Dec 06, 2016

If you have been holding off that Bluetooth speaker purchase, Amkette S-50 looks like a good option.

Bingo G-200 VR Glass review: Do you need this?
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

Bingo G-200 VR Glass looks like a regular VR headset but with no need for a smartphone. Here's our review.

Apple TV review: Ideal for those on the Apple ecosystem
Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Apple TV is a small box that goes just next to your television, but it packs enough brains to make your television smarter.

Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra review: Things are getting a bit out of hand
Thu, Dec 01, 2016

Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra is one large phone. It has a good Full HD screen and speakers that complement it well, especially while watching movies.

Small business, small payment, small inconvenience… time to open the e-wallet
Tue, Nov 29, 2016

Demonetisation could have led to perhaps the biggest push mobile Internet has got in the country

Lenovo IdeaPad 510s review: Good value for money
Thu, Nov 24, 2016

Lenovo IdeaPad 510s is a laptop that ticks all the boxes when it comes to what the regular user is aspiring to.

Facebook claims its helping move business with real results
Thu, Nov 24, 2016

Facebook India has claimed that it has started offering unprecedented results for its partners in terms of "moving business".

Difficult things are difficult to do, Vivaldi CEO’s mantra to tap advanced users
Tue, Nov 22, 2016

Vivaldi browser has been available for users for close to half a year, but today the company has launched its latest version with some unique features.

BlackBerry DTEK 50 review: You might want to take a look at this phone
Fri, Nov 25, 2016

BlackBerry DTEK 50 seems like a good buy with a great design and added software and security features.

Fossil Q Marshal review: Good option for those who need Android Wear
Thu, Nov 17, 2016

Fossil Q Marshal is one of the better implementations of Android Wear and this time it has been made like a watch.

WhatsApp video calling will use learning from voice calls to make it fast, reliable
Wed, Nov 16, 2016

WhatsApp has started rolling out video calling for all users on Android, iOS and Windows phone platform.

WhatsApp video calling on Android, iOS: Here is how it works
Mon, Nov 21, 2016

WhatsApp video calling feature is now out for Android, iOS and Windows platform users across the world.

Why I can’t face my vegetable vendor this week
Mon, Nov 14, 2016

As I walk past his cycle-cart, trying my best to avoid eye contact, Rajkumar has no idea that his business, or at least his customers, has gone online one fine morning.

Reliance Jio’s next big offering: 1Gbps optical fibre broadband and DTH
Mon, Nov 14, 2016

Reliance Jio is expected to roll out its direct to home services, which will affect established broadband and DTH players

Asus ZenFone 3 Max review: Long-lasting battery, dependable hardware
Fri, Nov 11, 2016

Asus Zenfone 3 Max is a very stylish smartphone with a dependable battery life and performance.