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Meme Sunday Special: This is Sparta, the Power of Yoga…and more

Meme Sunday Special: This is Sparta, the Power of Yoga…and more

How did Leonidas react when he saw the Persian hordes gathering at the pass of Thermopylae? Well, we had a similar sensation when Micromax unveiled not one, not two, heck, not even three, but all of fifteen handsets at an event. Was this madness? Or was this… ah, well! The new Micromax! A photo posted by TechPP Meme (@techppmeme) on […]

     
 
 

First Impressions: The iPhone SE Chit-Chat

First Impressions: The iPhone SE Chit-Chat

Hi, and today we have with us the iPhone 5s… Hi, and it is actually the iPhone SE. The SE? You sure. You look frightfully like the 5s to me. Well, yes, we are pretty much designed on the same lines… I will say. It says here that the proportions of the 5s were 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm. […]

 
     
 
 

First Date as Marriage – the Hands On Review Myth!

First Date as Marriage – the Hands On Review Myth!

As sure as night follows day, these days the launch of any tech product is followed by a frenzy of videos, often made at breakneck speed, rapidly describing the product and displaying it. In some cases, these are often accompanied by detailed analysis. In most, unfortunately, what one gets is a generally breathless description of a product and a tech […]

 
     
 
 

Getting a OnePlus 2 Invite… the Hollywood Way

Getting a OnePlus 2 Invite… the Hollywood Way

“Can you send me a OnePlus 2 invite” – that has got to be one of the most asked questions in the tech world in recent times. Whether it kills flagships or not, what cannot be doubted is that invites for the second OnePlus device are in great demand. So much so that we think that Hollywood is likely to […]

 
     
 
 

Two Phones Walk Into a Cafe: When the OnePlus 2 met the OnePlus One

Two Phones Walk Into a Cafe: When the OnePlus 2 met the OnePlus One

We have been deluged with requests for comparisons between the OnePlus 2 and its predecessor, the OnePlus One. We thought spec comparisons and photographs would be too routine, so just as OnePlus went the futuristic VR way with the launch of the OnePlus 2, we decided to use Half-Tone 2 and go into the past to compare the two OnePlus […]

     
 
 

World Cup 2015: If the Cricket Teams had been Smartphones…

World Cup 2015: If the Cricket Teams had been Smartphones…

As the curtain comes down on the 2015 cricket World Cup, we get into geek mode and take a look at the major teams in the tournament. By imagining they were smartphones. Hey, we told you we were in geeky mode! Australia: iPhone 6 Plus Well, just as the iPhone 6 Plus took flak for being too big and not […]

 
     
 
 

The Seven Commandments of The New Phone Order

The Seven Commandments of The New Phone Order

Not everyone seems to get it, but the last twelve months have seen a radical change in the smartphone world. Last year at around this time, it was impossible to think of getting a decent phone for anything less than USD 200 and if you were looking for flagship material, you had to be ready to unburden your wallet by […]

 
     
 
 

Happy Birthday, Steve: Fifteen Awesome Jobs Quotes … As Free Verse

Happy Birthday, Steve: Fifteen Awesome Jobs Quotes … As Free Verse

He would have been 60 today. And you bet he would have been looking for ways to change our lives. We remember perhaps the most iconic CEO of them all, Steve Jobs by recalling fifteen of his greatest quotes. And well, as so much of his prose was close to poetry, we put it down as free verse. Our way […]

 
     
 
 

Octa(core)Pussy: If 007 was a Geek

Octa(core)Pussy: If 007 was a Geek

In an increasingly tech savvy world, the good old mix of sex and violence was not yielding the sort of spying results that the Secret Service was accustomed. So they decided to slip a geek into the shoes of Commander Bond after he botched up the last mission by allegedly misbehaving with an ambassador, courtesy his inability to understand a […]