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.

Fitbit Alta HR review: The slimmest one, also smarter than before
Wed, Apr 26, 2017

Fitbit Alta HR is the new smart band from the company, and here's our review for this fitness tracker

India, are you ready for this Mahabharata?
Tue, Apr 25, 2017

The Mahabharata: Is rest of India willing to see a mythological epic, which is so entrenched in our culture, through a very different prism?

Samsung Galaxy S8+ review blog: Worth a buy, but wait a while
Fri, Apr 28, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8+ review: We'll be updating this daily with inputs on how the phone fares on various fronts

Sennheiser HD 4.50BTNC review: Top notch hi-fi headset, with noise cancelling too
Mon, Apr 24, 2017

Sennheiser HD 4.50BTNC are large on-ear wireless headphones with Bluetooth as well as NFC connectivity

CAT S60 review: The toughest phone money can buy
Fri, Apr 21, 2017

Cat S60 is a smartphone that comes with military grade water, dust and drop proofing

Samsung Galaxy S8+ first impressions: There are four reasons to buy this
Wed, Apr 19, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8+ is one of the best Android flagships, and here are the top features that stand out

Sennheiser HD 4.3 on-ear headphones review: Music with soul
Wed, Apr 12, 2017

The Sennheiser HD 4.3 looks a lot like the Sennheiser Momentum and comes with soft leather earcups that surely give you luxury close to those beauties.

Betty smart plug review: Remote controls and motion detection
Tue, Apr 11, 2017

We have been seeing a flurry of connected switches light bulbs, and the Betty smart plug is one such device you can own.

SanDisk Extreme Go USB 3.1 review: Fast and secure
Sun, Apr 09, 2017

Here's our review of SanDisk Extreme Go USB 3.1 flash drive, which is now available in India at a price of Rs. 3990

National Film Awards 2017: The tiger won the first National Award for action, not Mohanlal, not Peter Hien
Fri, Apr 07, 2017

Mohanlal's fight sequence in Pulimurugan is a combination of computer generated tiger and international stunt actors.

Mastodon is here; will you stop tweeting and start tooting?
Thu, Apr 06, 2017

Interestingly, Mastodon offers a bit more in that aspect for toots can be 500 characters long.

Logitech K375s review: This one is ideal for multi-taskers
Tue, Apr 04, 2017

Logitech K375s multi-device keyboard is the perfect solution for multi-taskers

Micromax Dual 5 review: This one has three good cameras
Wed, Apr 05, 2017

Micromax Dual 5 is costliest phone ever from this company, but does it deliver? Here's our review

No, Artificial Intelligence will not kill the smartphone: Apple’s Phil Schiller
Mon, Apr 03, 2017

Apple's Phil Schiller on why artificial intelligence-based assistants can't replace the mobile screen, just yet

We don’t make products cheaper for specific markets: Apple’s Phil Schiller
Fri, Mar 31, 2017

Apple's Philip Schiller said the company does not try and make some devices more affordable in certain markets.

Apple’s first App Accelerator starts in Bengaluru, Phil Schiller says will boost developer community
Fri, Mar 31, 2017

The accelerator, the first from Apple anywhere in the world, will handhold Indian developers when it comes to skills and tools

Samsung Galaxy S8 unboxes Bixby, but still lacks the awe
Sun, Apr 02, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 launch: New intelligent assistant and desktop accessory only new features

Micromax Dual 5 first impressions: This phone has three good cameras and a lot more
Wed, Mar 29, 2017

Micromax Dual 5 has dual (13MP+13MP) rear cameras, after all that is what flagships do these days. Here is our first impressions.

From Uber to Nissan, everything you need to know about driverless cars
Tue, Mar 28, 2017

Friday’s crash involving an Uber driverless car in Arizona — in which the other car was at fault, but which still led to Uber suspending the testing of its driverless cars — has shown, the ride is likely to be bumpy.

Osim uCaress 3D review: From one pain point to the other
Fri, Mar 24, 2017

Osim uCaress 3D is like an add-on for your office chair and looks a bit like the back supports some of us are investing on. Here is our full review.

Android O: Here are top features you should be happy about
Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Android O seems to put a lot of effort and thought into conserving battery life of the phone.

Sony Cybershot DSC HX350 camera review: 50x optical zoom? Why not
Tue, Mar 21, 2017

Sony HX350 looks like any other bridge camera we have seen in recent times, and there have been a few of those too.

In San Francisco, one step towards car-free living
Sat, Mar 18, 2017

The programme, being promoted in the Parkmerced neighbourhood, incentivises persons with $100 as monthly transportation credit per apartment to use with Uber and Clipper

CAT S60 wih thermal camera comes to India at Rs 64,999, eyes outdoor active buyers
Fri, Mar 17, 2017

CAT S60 is a very different device. It is dust-proof and drop-proof and works under water till up to a depth of 5 metres.

What Uber plans to achieve with its self-driving cars and Otto trucks
Sun, Mar 12, 2017

Uber's vision for self-driving goes beyond passengers to taking things to everyone, everywhere

Is it time the reluctant leader Rahul Gandhi stepped down?
Thu, Mar 16, 2017

It is time for Rahul Gandhi to find his life’s calling, far away from the party stalwarts who look to him as the leading star of this grand old party

Why Reliance Jio needs a 4G feature phone
Sat, Mar 11, 2017

While feature phones have traditionally been associated with 2G or 3G, Jio has no option but to offer a 4G feature phone.

Lenovo-Moto brand strategy works best in India: India head Sudhin Mathur
Fri, Mar 10, 2017

India is the success story when it comes to the Lenovo-Moto dual brand strategy, according to Sudhin Mathur, the executive director of Lenovo MBG India.

Making sense of WikiLeaks’ latest: What Vault 7 has, why it’s worrying
Thu, Mar 09, 2017

Some of the details in the leaks clearly suggest there are serious vulnerabilities in both iOS and Android, the top two operating systems for communication devices.

Sennheiser HD 200 Pro review: Good for work
Wed, Mar 08, 2017

Sennheiser HD 200 Pro will offer true audio and you will not miss a beat. Here is our full review.

WikiLeaks Vault 7 shows your next smart device is actually a stupid idea
Wed, Mar 08, 2017

WikiLeaks Vault 7 leaks: If you're on the security agency's radar, it may be a good idea to get rid of your smart devices.

Chuwi LapBook review: Value for money notebook
Wed, Mar 01, 2017

Chuwi LapBook LapBook is a very compact device and feels more like an 11-incher; it is that compact.

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.