Saturday, Mar 28, 2015




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.

Amazon Kindle Voyage Express Review: They managed to better something that was already great
Sat, Mar 28, 2015

E-readers have come and gone, but the Amazon Kindle is still the world’s favourite digital book for one reason: it is the best e-book reader you can buy. This is where it gets tricky for the company to think of a new version. How do you improve something that is already so good? Amazon Kindle […]

Lechal: First wearable step from India, footwear that shows the way
Sat, Mar 28, 2015

Lechal is not the only product that Ducere Technologies is working on and you can expect all sorts of wearable devices from the company soon

Wearable tech from India: Footwear that shows the way
Sat, Mar 28, 2015

There has been a lot of interest about this device, especially since it was conceptualised in India.

Vector, the smart watch with 30-days battery, will come to India
Fri, Mar 27, 2015

Vector wants to call itself the "next generation smartwatch".

#IndVsAus Side Blog: That moment when we shift loyalties. Go Kiwis Go
Thu, Mar 26, 2015

We have the pulse of the nation and a finger on the funny bone too.

Boat Pitcher Express Review: Good audio, bad build quality
Wed, Mar 25, 2015

If you are looking for a decent Bluetooth speaker that offers good music and call quality then Boat Pitcher is certainly worth considering.

With CEO in town, Twitter kicks off offline Samwad with PM Modi, 15 others
Tue, Mar 24, 2015

Dick Costolo said the initiative will enable the citizens to be the first to know about new government actions.

Do we really have to outsource thinking to smartphone apps?
Tue, Mar 24, 2015

Yes, you can have smart app without it being a slave of context engines and databases.

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge arrives at Rs 49,900 upwards
Tue, Mar 24, 2015

No Samsung does not bite the bullet with the price tag

Sennheiser RS 175 Express Review: Take your audio into stealth mode
Fri, Mar 20, 2015

Sennheiser RS 175 is recommend for people who love their music and want to take it beyond their living room without a drop in quality.

Bose QC25 Express Review: Buying silence
Thu, Mar 19, 2015

Bose QC25 is a must have for frequent fliers.

Lenovo Vibe X2, Z2 get price cuts; A6000 to be available without registration
Sat, Mar 21, 2015

The Lenovo-Flipkart partnership has so far sold 1,80,000 units of the A6000 smartphone.

LG G Flex 2 to be launched in India at Rs 55,000
Fri, Mar 20, 2015

LG also announced the availability of the world's first 5K TV in India with the magic remote and running TV Web OS.

Facebook Global Government Requests Report: Restricted access to 5,832 pieces of content in India
Tue, Mar 17, 2015

There were a total of 5,473 requests for data which was provided in 44.69% of the cases.

Silently, Kerala is celebrating another Hartal
Sat, Mar 14, 2015

Traditionally, essential services like milk, newspapers and medical shops are not subjected to the rituals of this (hartal) festival.

Delhi wants wearables to have a pulse on water, air quality: Ericsson report
Thu, Mar 12, 2015

those surveyed were of the impression that a wearable monitoring and regulating physical activity could increase life expectancy

Sony Smartwatch 3 Express Review: Ahead of the times
Wed, Mar 18, 2015

If you are looking for a top-end smart watch then the Sony Smartwatch 3 might just be the best bet.

To take its high-end audio to masses, Bowers & Wilkins launches three new headphones
Thu, Mar 12, 2015

Bowers & Wilkins launches its P5 Series 2 headphones, C5 Series 2 ear-phones and T7 Bluetooth speakers in India.

Apple Watch will make competition uneasy, but price tag will still keep them in game
Tue, Mar 10, 2015

Apple Watch is available in three collections, Apple Watch Sport, Apple Watch, and the limited Apple Watch Edition

An Apple Watch ahead of competition, a MacBook thinner than itself
Tue, Mar 10, 2015

iPhone gets more healthy apps, MacBook pushes towards size zero with thinnest model ever

Swipe Ultimate Tab Express review: It’s deja vu all over again
Mon, Mar 09, 2015

The Swipe Ultimate Tab is very similar in looks and specs to a lot of other Windows 2-in-1s.

Leapfrogging: Smartphone majors showcase affordable 4G devices for India at MWC
Fri, Mar 06, 2015

As global players showcase 4G-enabled phones, homegrown firms will be under pressure to deliver the same.

Sony A6000 Express review: Don’t think, just buy
Thu, Mar 05, 2015

Buy the Sony A6000 if you are looking for an advanced camera to replace your old compact or entry level DSLR.

MWC 2015 wrap up: Big launches could be headed for India soon
Thu, Mar 05, 2015

Major brands lined up at MWC 2015 Barcelona to launch their new flagships.

MWC 2015: Gionee Elife S7, slimmest Dual SIM phone, coming to India on Apr 3
Thu, Mar 05, 2015

Gionee Elife S7 runs on a 1.7GHz octa-core Mediatek 6752 CPU with 2GB of RAM.

MWC 2015: Microsoft unveils budget Lumia 640 and Lumia 640XL
Mon, Mar 02, 2015

Microsoft Lumia 640 and Lumia 640XL smartphones runs on Windows Phone 8.1 OS.

First impresions of Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge form MWC 2015
Wed, Mar 04, 2015

The dual curved display of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is more for awe than effectiveness.

First Look: HTC One M9 arrives along with Vive VR headset and Grip smart band
Mon, Mar 02, 2015

HTC has introduced its M9 flagship smartphone along with Grip smart band and Vive VR headset at MWC 2015.

Video: First impressions of HTC One M9 launched at MWC 2015
Sun, Mar 01, 2015

HTC has surely nailed the features the aspirational market is looking for and has enough to take on the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S6.

Video: First impressions of HTC Grip smart band
Sun, Mar 01, 2015

The HTC Grip is definitely a top-end band, but most probably irrelevant to a market like India

Benefits of a full majority: Arun Jaitley can actually hear himself make the Budget speech
Sat, Feb 28, 2015

Th Finance Minister was seen, and heard, making a budget speech without his voice being drowned out by boos and slogans from the opposition benches.

Arun Jaitely announces an Indian gold coin, wants to cash in on love for yellow metal
Sat, Feb 28, 2015

The day when you will see Indian women sport long chains Ashoka Chakra coins hanging on it are not far away.

Creative Sound Blaster Roar Express review: Gives you more than you bargain for
Tue, Mar 03, 2015

The Creative Sound Blaster Roar is without doubt among the best value for money music devices in the market at the moment.

SpiceJet throwaway fares might remind you of Air Deccan days
Tue, Feb 24, 2015

The site seems to be struggling with the amount of traffic being generated by the new discounted fares and kept crashing

India smartphone market contracts as Samsung holds on to lead
Tue, Feb 24, 2015

IDC report still puts Samsung on top of the mobile phone pile in India with a 17 per cent market share.

LapCare Yo! Review: Affordable and with something different up its sleeve
Mon, Feb 23, 2015

The overall audio quality of LapCare Yo! is surprisingly good given that it's not a very expensive device.