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To Buy or Not To Buy… If Hamlet Had to Buy a Phone

To Buy or Not To Buy… If Hamlet Had to Buy a Phone

To buy or not to buy, that is the question, Whether it is nobler in the mind to suffer The slings and arrows of Angry Birds In the restricted joys of the iOS walled garden Or to take up an Android device, And by so doing, Cut the Rope and run on open pathways? Which to get? To buy, to […]

     
 
 

Mobile Avengers 2013

Mobile Avengers 2013

As 2014 dawns, we take a look at some of the most notable mobile devices of 2013. In the style of The Avengers. Iron Man Lenovo K900 No, it had not the attitude of Tony Stark but what the K900 had, and had in stacks, was metal. Oh yes, and some power too. The K900 was one of the stylistic […]

 
     
 
 

Yesterday is History, Tomorrow is a Mystery, Today I Want the Latest!

Yesterday is History, Tomorrow is a Mystery, Today I Want the Latest!

“Good morning, sir.” “Good morning to you too, lad. Wait a minute. Is that a new phone?” “Oh yes, I picked up yesterday. Guessed it was time to move on to a better device.” “You should have asked me. But hey, never mind. Let’s see. Come on, don’t be so possessive. Give it to me. AAAARGH!” “What happened?! Are you […]

     
 
 

If Mark Antony had Defended the Intel Atom Processor

If Mark Antony had Defended the Intel Atom Processor

It was considered revolutionary a few years ago, but today is considered a drawback if found in a device. We are talking of Intel’s Atom processor which spurred the netbook revolution in 2008, but seems to have fallen from favor since in the eyes of most critics and tech pundits. In fact, its decline has been almost akin to that […]

     
 
 

Unleashed, Unveiled, Reviewed, Released… But Not for Sale

Unleashed, Unveiled, Reviewed, Released… But Not for Sale

“Good morning, sir, welcome to Gadgetaholics – the store where geeks go hic, haec hoc! How can I can help you?” “Well, I was looking for the Shlokia 1976 phone…” “Ah, indeed, sir. You are a man of taste and discernment. What a great device that is. A camera with 85 megapixels, lossless as well as lossful zoom, a sixteen […]

     
 
 

Brand or Rubberb(r)and! – Brand Extension Magic

Brand or Rubberb(r)and! – Brand Extension Magic

“Good evening, welcome to NeverEverCleverLand, the store that is designed to meet all your digital needs. How can I help you?” “Well, I was looking for the Constellation…” “Ah, the Constellation, sir. Excellent device, selling like hot cakes.” “Yes, getting good reviews too.” “Absolutely, sir. The editor of EyeTechNutMeg said it made made him see stars. But, sir, which model […]

     
 
 

With Great Power, Comes Great (Battery) Responsibility

With Great Power, Comes Great (Battery) Responsibility

“Good morning, sir. Welcome to the A-Ha EyeTab service center.” “Good morning, well, I just wanted some help with this…” “Really, sir? A wonderful device, that is – the EyeTab GloomiaTote – with a large 6.0-inch Hyper LCD dispay, deca-core processor, 4GB DDR RAM (Laxman II), the deck graphic card array, powered by the most powerful OS in town, EyeDroid […]

     
 
 

Buying a Phone in the Future [Humor]

Buying a Phone in the Future [Humor]

“Good evening, sir. Welcome to CCC – Cellulite Celluloid Cellular – the place where you come, you see and make calls. Can I help you?” “Well, yes, actually, I was looking for a smartphone…” “I thought so the moment I saw you, sir. Absolutely. This is a man, I said, who wants a smartphone. And knows what he wants. Which […]

     
 
 

If Smartphones Were SuperHeroes…

If Smartphones Were SuperHeroes…

They say that for geeks, their devices are heroes. Well, we decided to go a step further and make them superheroes. And proper superheroes at that – the cape-costume ones. We delved into the annals of comic history and for each flagship device, pulled out a superhero to match. Take a gander at our results: Apple iPhone 5 – Batman […]