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 […]

 
     
 
 

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Launches in India Starting from Rs 9,999

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Launches in India Starting from Rs 9,999

After a series of leaks and speculations, Xiaomi has finally launched Redmi Note 4 at an event in Delhi India. The Redmi Note 4 was launched in China last year and the phone touted its metal build and the fingerprint sensor at the back. In India, Xiaomi has launched the Redmi Note 4 in three variants, 2GB RAM/32GB Storage, 3GB […]

     
 
 

[Tech Ad-Ons] Apple AirPods: Eye Candy for Ear Candy!

[Tech Ad-Ons] Apple AirPods: Eye Candy for Ear Candy!

It has been around 41 years since the Cupertino mammoth has been advertising and it has been a roller coaster so far. From early Macintosh ads to ‘Shot on iPhone’ ads, Apple has tried to provide something new on the table each time it has advertised any of its product in the simplest possible way. Yes, the release of the […]

     
 
 

Reliance Jio 4G VoLTE Enabled Feature Phone Surfaces Online, Priced at Rs 1,299

Reliance Jio 4G VoLTE Enabled Feature Phone Surfaces Online, Priced at Rs 1,299

After launching a slew of Lyf branded 4G enabled smartphones, Reliance Jio is now rumored to be working on its own feature phones. Incidentally, these features phones are said to support 4G VoLTE and reported to be priced below Rs 1,500. With that said, the first real image of such a phone has now emerged, thereby suggesting an imminent launch. […]

     
 
 

Why a VoLTE Feature Phone Makes Sense for Reliance Jio

Why a VoLTE Feature Phone Makes Sense for Reliance Jio

It has been almost four and a half months since Jio launched its services to the public. According to RIL’s latest Q3 financial report, Jio’s subscriber base has reached 72.4 million as of December 31st, 2016. I’m pretty sure that before their free offer ends on March 31st, 2017, Jio would have more than 100 million SIMs sold. One would […]

 
     
 
 

Android One Phones Slated to Arrive in the United States

Android One Phones Slated to Arrive in the United States

At a time when the Android One just seemed to be one of the Google’s initiatives that were about to be written off, Report has it that the Android One is arriving in the US. As part of the Android One program, Google will partner with a hardware manufacturer and ensure better pairing of hardware and software. On the other […]

     
 
 

Apple Hikes App Store Pricing by 33% in India

Apple Hikes App Store Pricing by 33% in India

Following alterations in exchange rates and taxation policy, Apple is deploying a significant price hike on its app store in certain regions. The change will be implemented across apps and games of all tiers including in-app purchases bringing India, Turkey and the United Kingdom on par with the rates in the United States. The Cupertino giant has sent notifications to […]

     
 
 

Raspberry Launches Compute Module 3 in two Variants

Raspberry Launches Compute Module 3 in two Variants

The Raspberry foundation has updated their Compute Module with a new version which in essence is a Raspberry Pi in a flexible form factor. Raspberry says that the new Compute Module aims at providing a cost effective way for industries to build customized products like a LED panel. The new module is based on Pi 3 and thus it also […]

     
 
 

[Tech Detox] What the Hell is… ISO!

[Tech Detox] What the Hell is… ISO!

In the last Tech Detox article, we talked about how the optical element stacked on the back and the front of your smartphone (the camera) is becoming a subject of major importance to people. Photography is no longer limited to those with a DSLR and professional cameras. Phone photography is now emerging as a new trend which appreciates the art […]

 
     
 
 

Google RAISR Machine Learning Achieves upto 75% Image Compression Without any Loss in Details

Google RAISR Machine Learning Achieves upto 75% Image Compression Without any Loss in Details

The proverbial “picture is worth a thousand words” has been reimagined in the age of the internet. Folks using Facebook, Snapchat, Instagrams are uploading tons of pictures to convey something and some of us are simply frenzied uploaders. What most of us don’t realize is that stuff uploaded on the internet takes space and we need servers for that, in […]