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.

Articles By Nandagopal Rajan

Can thin but powerful devices push up laptop sales in India?

The PC market in India has seen some revival in Q3 2019, up 15.8 per cent compared to the year before. A lot of these new purchases might have to take into consideration the requirement of the young users who make up a substantial chunk of the workforce everywhere.

Tagg Sonic Angle Max review: Loud, durable and versatile

Tagg Sonic Angle Max review: The Tagg Sonic Angle Max is a good device to buy if you are not really looking for top-end speakers. It will suffice for all your needs as well as music preferences. A bit more fine-tuning could have made this even better.

Resideo air purifier review: Simple and functional

The Resideo purifier has a cylindrical design with a touch control panel on top, and LED display up front and a fully functional remote. Here's our review of how it performs.

1MORE triple driver BT in-ear headphone review: Premium design and audio quality

At Rs 7,999, the 1MORE triple driver BT in-ear headphone still offers one of the best sound profiles at this price range.

Samsung Galaxy Fold review: The fold has arrived, so have you

Samsung Galaxy Fold Review: This is a phone to flaunt because this is not a phone that is solving a problem that users have been bothered about for long. Buy this phone if you want to show the world you have arrived.

Hifiman TWS600 review: Hi-Fi audio quality, great design

Hifiman TWS600 review: At Rs 12,999, the Hifiman TWS600 is among the best wireless EarPods in the market now. Buy this if you like to listen to your music without any compromises.

Surveillance via WhatsApp: The case against Israeli spyware firm NSO, and how attack happened

As per WhatsApp, NSO also “reverse-engineered the WhatsApp app and developed a program to enable them to emulate legitimate WhatsApp network traffic in order to transmit malicious code — undetected — to Target Devices over WhatsApp servers”.

Blaupunkt SBWL-02 wireless soundbar review: Good experience, if you get at a discount

The Blaupunkt SBWL-02 wireless soundbar with a sub-woofer aimed at those who want to add a bit of oomph to their television experience.

Besides May alert, WhatsApp sent another in September on 121 Indians breached

On Saturday, IT Ministry officials again said they were upset that WhatsApp had not brought up the issue of privacy breach during high-level meetings earlier this year.

In September, WhatsApp told govt 121 individuals affected by Pegasus spyware

Whatsapp claims since May government agencies "have never asked directly about the incident" and "did not respond to messages” or seek more information.

Apple sets new Q4 records in India, Cook says ‘locally relevant prices’ helping

Apple CEO Tim Cook was also optimistic about the prospects of the new iPhone and said “price moves” made by Apple “have been smart and well-received and do show a level of elasticity”

Explained: Why TikTok is under the scanner in the US

Senior US senators Chuck Schumer and Tom Cotton have called for an investigation into whether TikTok poses a national security threat. What are the fears in US? Has the social media app responded?

Skullcandy Crusher ANC wireless headphones review: Many new features

Skullcandy Crusher ANC wireless headphones review: These wireless headphones come packed with new features, including the ability to personalise audio for the user's ears. Here is how they perform

Jays x-Five wireless headphone review: Comfort sounds

The Jays x-Five wireless headphone will be one such device that tries to offer a superior audio experience to users at a more affordable price point of Rs 3,999.

Xech Speaker Pods XL review: Sounds innovative

Xech Speaker Pods is a very new take on the concept of EarPods. Here's our review for the Xech Speaker Pods

LG G8S ThinQ review: Value for money phone with some unique features

LG G8S ThinQ review: The LG G8S ThinQ is a smartphone that has maybe the best selfie camera, a good triple camera rig at the back, and smooth overall performance.

Canon Powershot G7X Mark III review: The point-and-shoot has evolved

This is a camera that has evolved with the times and caters to the needs of present-day users with connectivity, high-end video capability and ease of use.

Asus ZenBook Pro Duo (UX581) review: Double the creativity

The Asus ZenBook Pro Duo (UX581) could well be the computing device of the future, but maybe also a device that came out a bit before its time.

Bose Home Speaker 300 review: Smart and affordable

Priced at Rs 26,900, the Bose Home Speaker 300 might well be among the best sounding smart speakers out there.

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 review: Noise out, augmented reality in

Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 review: At Rs 34,500, the Bose Headphone 700 is among the best noise-cancelling headphones you can buy at the moment, offering superior audio performance and good noise cancellation.