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PC-Smartphone Convergence: Impractical Dream or Workable Reality?

PC-Smartphone Convergence: Impractical Dream or Workable Reality?

Consumer Technology has gone through several phases of convergence, only for new categories of devices to spring up and create divergence again. For example, standalone audio players started becoming more and more irrelevant as people starting using their phones to listen to music. But on the other hand, tablets are soaring more than ever, being used to consume and create […]

     
 
 

Intel’s Bay Trail Chips: What You Need to Know

Intel’s Bay Trail Chips: What You Need to Know

We use smartphones and tablets that help us discover new things at blazing fast speeds. But how much do we know about the technology that’s hidden inside them? We only know, for example, that the latest processor is the greatest one to have, but so few know what are the advances over the past generation. Maybe that’s why Apple has […]

 
     
 
 

Micromax Canvas 4 (A210) Hands on & First Impressions

Micromax Canvas 4 (A210) Hands on & First Impressions    

Yesterday, Micromax launched their latest Android flagship phone, the Canvas 4 in New Delhi, India. This was their fourth flagship device in the last 9 months, and succeeds Micromax Canvas HD A116 which was announced back in February this year. The expectations were huge from Micromax, specially after innumerable teases about the Canvas 4 smartphone, both on social media and […]

     
 
 

Xbox One Pricing and Availability Announced

Xbox One Pricing and Availability Announced

You might remember that a few weeks ago, Microsoft unveiled their new console, the Xbox One. However, at that time, there was no information revealed about the pricing and availability of the device. Today, at E3, we found out more information about the device. The Xbox One made quite a stir in the gaming community. Opinions vary from “no one […]

     
 
 

7 Infamous Google Slip-ups

7 Infamous Google Slip-ups

Despite being one of the most successful and profitable companies, Google inc. has had its fair share of failures. Let’s rewind our clock back to five years ago when Google was everything its competitors weren’t. Everything they launched added a paragraph to their success story. The whys and wherefores of this could be accounted by the class, meticulousness, innovation and […]

 
     
 
 

Daily App: InstaPlace (iOS/Android): Give Pictures a Sense of Place

Daily App: InstaPlace (iOS/Android): Give Pictures a Sense of Place

Geotagging has been around for donkey’s years now (well, in tech terms at least). The whole idea of being able to add information about the location where a picture was clicked to the picture itself was handy. The problem, of course, was that this information was not always obvious to the viewer. More often than not, you would have to […]

     
 
 

Supermaterial Graphene: Why is it Important to us & Nokia

Supermaterial Graphene: Why is it Important to us & Nokia    

How much do you know about Graphene, the wonder material? Should it suffice to know that it’s stronger than diamond, being the world’s strongest material?  It’s actually 300 (yes, three hundred) times stronger than steel. And this supermaterial has many other properties that we’re going to talk about. It matters right now to know more about graphene because the European […]

     
 
 

128 GB iPad Announced: $799 for WiFi & $929 for LTE

128 GB iPad Announced: $799 for WiFi & $929 for LTE

Did you think that Apple is running out of ideas? I, for one, am surprised by this move from the Cupertino folks. The rumors about a 128 GB iPad are so fresh that it’s hard to believe it’s already real. Usually, rumors and speculations appear weeks and months before the product itself gets launched, such as it was the case […]

 
     
 
 

A Hollywood Look at Tech in 2012

A Hollywood Look at Tech in 2012

It is that time of the year when people talk of the best and worst of the year about to pass into history and gaze into the future and predict what’s in store. But there is more to a year than just the best, the worst and what will be. Or at least we think so. Here’s our slightly quirky, […]