Shruti Dhapola


Assistant Editor for Indian Express online looking at consumer technology and web culture.

Mi Home Security Camera 360° review: Packed with features
Tue, Nov 13, 2018

Mi Home Security Camera 360 is a new smart home automation device that Xiaomi has introduced in India for a price of Rs 2,699. Here's our review

Samsung Galaxy A7 review: Triple cameras are here, but could they be better?
Mon, Nov 05, 2018

Samsung Galaxy A7 review: Those looking for a good camera phone in Rs 25,000 price range can certainly consider the Galaxy A7.

Energy Sistem Music Box 1+ review: Tiny portable speaker, but packs a punch
Sun, Nov 04, 2018

Energy Sistem Music Box 1+ review: Tehse pocket-sized Bluetooth speakers are a good option for those on the move.

Google Pixel 3 XL review: All about premium software
Thu, Nov 01, 2018

Google Pixel 3 XL review: Google continues on its path of creating the ‘premium’ Android, but does it finally get things right?

Apple iPad Pro 2018 with A12X Bionic chipset: What’s new, India prices
Wed, Oct 31, 2018

Apple iPad Pro 2018 launched: The new iPad Pro comes with a redesigned display, Face ID and a Type-C USB port and starts at Rs 71,900 in India

Why Adobe wants to democratise content creation for Augmented Reality with Project Aero
Wed, Oct 17, 2018

Adobe Project Aero will help creators bring in their content from Photoshop and Adobe Dimension and convert it easily into AR objects

Apple iPad is getting a full fledged version of Adobe Photoshop; here’s how it will work
Tue, Oct 16, 2018

With an app like Photoshop soon running on the iPad Pro, it will open up new use cases for Apple’s tablet as well and further boost its reputation as a powerful and all-capable computing device.

Adobe Max 2018: Focus on cross-platform as Premiere Rush CC, Photoshop CC and Project Gemini for iPad are announced
Mon, Oct 15, 2018

Adobe introduces three new applications focused on cross-platform performance along with Project Aero and Project Gemini, a drawing app designed for the iPad.

Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL launch: Price in India, sale date and everything else to know
Wed, Oct 10, 2018

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL price in India, specifications, and features: We take a detailed look at all the Pixel 3 specifications and features

Explained: The leak that may have compromised half a million Google accounts
Wed, Oct 10, 2018

Google said it was shutting down Google+, the social network it had launched in 2011 in an unsuccessful bid to rival Facebook.

Google’s big data leak: Google+ shuts down as nearly half a million accounts compromised
Tue, Oct 09, 2018

Google data leak: Google+ is shutting down after 500k accounts were compromised, and the company is introducing more controls over Gmail, and how third-party app collect user data on Android

India’s #MeToo storm: The women are angry, and not afraid
Wed, Oct 10, 2018

Women have had enough. Enough of the self-doubt and judgement regarding our sexuality. Enough of wondering whether it is better to be a virgin or to be a slut. Enough of hating ourselves for wanting to flirt, but saying no to sex.

Xiaomi Mi Band 3 review: Good starter device for Rs 1,999
Tue, Oct 09, 2018

Xiaomi's Mi Band 3 manages to pack a lot of features for its price of Rs 1,999, but does it deliver? Here is our Mi Band 3 review

Google Pixel 3 to OnePlus 6T to Nokia 7.1 Plus: Top mobiles expected in October 2018
Tue, Oct 02, 2018

October 2018 top smartphone launches: Apple iPhone XR, Google Pixel 3, OnePlus 6T, Huawei Mate 20, LG V40 ThinQ, Nokia 7.1 Plus are some of the phones expected

Apple iPhone XS review: A premium phone that’s still the one to beat
Sat, Sep 29, 2018

Apple iPhone XS goes on sale in India today, but it sports a premium price tag of Rs 99,900 in the market. Is it worth the hype? Here's our review of the iPhone XS

Xiaomi Smarter Living Event Highlights: Mi LED TV 4, Mi Band 3, Mi Air Purifier 2S and more launched
Fri, Sep 28, 2018

Xiaomi Smarter Living Event Highlights: Mi Band 3, Mi TV, Mi Air Purifier 2S, Mi Suitcase and Home security camera have been launched by the company 

From voice to video, why Indian languages are again Google’s big focus
Wed, Sep 26, 2018

Google sees Indian languages driving growth in India, be it when it comes to content consumption or videos on YouTube. Here's why

Apple iPhone XS first impressions: Worth an upgrade from iPhone 8 or older iPhones?
Fri, Sep 21, 2018

Apple iPhone XS vs iPhone 8 and older iPhones: Is there a drastic difference that Apple iPhone XS brings? Should you upgrade? We find out

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro review: Camera, battery life are standout points
Wed, Sep 19, 2018

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro review: Price in India is Rs 10,999, and this Redmi 6 Pro's specifications include dual-rear cameras, and a big battery size

Simply put: Is Apple Watch an ECG device?
Tue, Sep 18, 2018

A new USFDA-cleared feature can generate the wearer’s ECG data within 30 seconds. However, both the FDA and Apple have clarified that the watch cannot replace professional medical advice.