[Event-ually Speaking] Redmi Note 4: With Precision, Yours Briefly, Xiaomi

[Event-ually Speaking] Redmi Note 4: With Precision, Yours Briefly, Xiaomi

“Is that it? Is it already over?” Those words by a young blogger summed up the launch of the Redmi Note 4 in India yesterday. His surprise (tinged with disappointment, we suspect) is understandable. After all, this was the successor of one of the most successful smartphones of 2016, the Redmi Note 3. And THAT phone had had a very […]

     
 
 

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Review: Honey, I Shrunk the Mi Max

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Review: Honey, I Shrunk the Mi Max

Some boots are incredibly difficult to fill. And those of the Redmi Note 3 are among them (a phone with boots? Never mind, it’s a metaphor). The Note 3 was one of the biggest hits of 2016, selling hundreds of thousands of units in the highly competitive Indian phone market, and bringing Xiaomi right back into prominence after a relatively […]

 
     
 
 

Opera Neon Review: A Bubbly Concept for a Browser

Opera Neon Review: A Bubbly Concept for a Browser

The times they might be a-changin’, but when it comes to browsers on computers, you might be forgiven for thinking that it’s yesterday once more. For, no matter how long the changelogs and how numerous the bug quashes, the stark fact remains that modern day browsers on computers look rather like their mums and dads from a few years ago […]

 
     
 
 

The Great TechPP Crossword: Episode 2

The Great TechPP Crossword: Episode 2

As promised, we are back with our second episode of “The Great TechPP Crossword”. With so many things happening in the world of Technology, it’s natural to get lost or find stuff boring, and it’s precisely why Nimish Dubey and Akriti Rana sat down to come up with this episode of tech crossword. Read, think, solve… enjoy. Because tech can […]

 
     
 
 

Ten Years, Ten Things to Thank (and Curse) the iPhone for!

Ten Years, Ten Things to Thank (and Curse) the iPhone for!

Calling it the Godphone might outrage the sensitivities of those truly religious, but there is no denying that the iPhone did turn the tech world on its head. And on the tenth anniversary of its formal unveiling, having used every iPhone since its launch, I look at ten ways in which it changed the phone-y world. No, it was not […]

 
     
 
 

A Request to Nokia Fans: Take Off the Rose-Tinted Glasses Please!

A Request to Nokia Fans: Take Off the Rose-Tinted Glasses Please!

Sound the trumpets. Roll the drums. We have reason to celebrate. The first “real” Nokia smartphone, the Nokia 6, is now official. Indeed, from the moment the press release titled “HMD launches its first smartphone, the Nokia 6 in China” hit mailboxes, there has been an outpouring of sheer joy from a number of people. And that is hardly surprising. […]

     
 
 

The Great TechPP Crossword: Episode 1

The Great TechPP Crossword: Episode 1

Find tech puzzling? Well, that’s exactly why we decided to make puzzles around tech. To give you something to rack those grey cells apart from just good old reading. The puzzles take many forms, and Nimish Dubey and Akriti Rana start with one of the most well established and respected – the crossword. Read, think, solve… enjoy. Because tech can […]

 
     
 
 

OnePlus 3T Review: Honey, I killed the Flagship Killer!

OnePlus 3T Review: Honey, I killed the Flagship Killer!

“Veni. Vidi. Vici.” (“I came. I saw. I conquered.) To those immortal lines of Julius Caesar, uttered after conquering Gaul, the OnePlus 3 might add “Cessi.” In sum: “Veni. Vidi. Vici. Cessi.” Roughly translated: “I came. I saw. I conquered. I left.” For that is exactly what the third flagship – or flagship killer, to use OnePlus speak – did. […]