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. […]

 
     
 
 

Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra Review: The Mighty Multimedia Slab

Asus Zenfone 3 Ultra Review: The Mighty Multimedia Slab

In terms of phone sizes, 2016 was definitely a bit of a mixed bag. While on the one hand, we had the likes of the Galaxy S7, the Xiaomi Mi 5, the Google Pixel and of course, the iPhone 7 to prove to the world that a phone did not have to be colossal to grab market share, the year […]

 
     
 
 

Angry Birds Blast Review: The Birds as Balloon Poppers

Angry Birds Blast Review: The Birds as Balloon Poppers

They say that imitation is the most sincere form of flattery. And well, there is certainly nothing wrong with taking a great concept and adding your own touches to it. So when I heard that Rovio’s new Angry Birds game, Angry Birds Blast, was going to be all about matching similarly colored objects, I was genuinely curious about what spin […]

     
 
 

First impressions: Nubia Z11 – Daring to Take on the OnePlus 3T? You Bet!

First impressions: Nubia Z11 – Daring to Take on the OnePlus 3T? You Bet!

Any handset manufacturer who tries to price their device in excess of Rs 25,000 (~$375) these days runs the risk of being compared with what is turning out to be a veritable albatross for all premium phone manufacturers, the OnePlus 3T (now that the OnePlus 3 is being phased out after having fulfilled a similar ruffling role). So when Nubia […]

 
     
 
 

I was Wrong! The MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar is NOT a Stunt

I was Wrong! The MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar is NOT a Stunt

Let me start off with a confession: I was one of those who was rather disappointed when Apple announced the new MacBook Pro models in late October. Part of the reason for the disappointment was the fact that yet again, the cat had been let out of the bag by rumors preceding the launch that had predicted the “touch panel” […]

 
     
 
 

First Impressions: Lenovo Yoga Book – Can’t Help Falling in Love!

First Impressions: Lenovo Yoga Book – Can’t Help Falling in Love!

Candid confession up front: it has been a while since a notebook has made me go “wow!” Perhaps the last one to enjoy that rather dubious honor was the original MacBook Air, quite simply because Yours Truly had never quite seen anything like it. Yes, there have some gorgeous notebooks since (the Dell XPS 13, the Apple MacBook, the Microsoft […]

 
     
 
 

Did Flipkart Just Become a Grey Market for the OnePlus 3?

Did Flipkart Just Become a Grey Market for the OnePlus 3?

So at the time of writing, the OnePlus 3 is “out of stock” on Flipkart. However, the whole controversy over it going on sale in the first place has yet to die away. For those living on another planet, here’s a quick recap: Flipkart announced on 16th December that it was going to make the OnePlus 3 available to its […]