Will a Big Screen iPhone Slay the Android User?

Will a Big Screen iPhone Slay the Android User?

Guest Post by Rohan Naravane. Time and time again, the single-most complaint I’ve come across when I read the iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c review is, “the screen needs to be bigger“. It’s safe to say that big-screen phones aren’t just hype anymore; all manufacturers except Apple have a healthy portfolio of smartphones with displays sized 5-inches and above. It’s […]

 
     
 
 

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 […]

     
 
 

Why Your Next Laptop Might be a Tablet

Why Your Next Laptop Might be a Tablet

If you’re thinking about getting a new laptop in the near future, you might want to think again. This year many manufacturers have released their latest laptop lines, known as Ultrabooks. These super-thin devices are the logical end of the laptop platform. Manufacturers have stripped out all unnecessary components and have provide a thin, light, and sleek portable computer. And […]

     
 
 

The Curious Case of Samsung Galaxy S3 Pricing

The Curious Case of Samsung Galaxy S3 Pricing

Guest post by Sitakanta. The launch of Samsung Galaxy S3 in India was one of the most anticipated events in the smartphone history of the country. With pre-orders all over the world shooting past the 9 million mark, S3 was already one of the most popular smartphones this quarter even before a single unit shipped out. The S3 has now […]

     
 
 

Amazon Kindle Trumps the iPad for Personal Use!

Amazon Kindle Trumps the iPad for Personal Use!

Guest post by Maino. Editor’s note: I had dismissed Amazon Kindle Fire as an iPad competitor when it was announced last year. It did manage to create a market of its own (while not dwindling iPad’s sales as much). This guest post finds a place here to ensure you get different perspectives on the same topic, which is Kindle Fire […]

     
 
 

Retina Display: Who Does it Matter to?

Retina Display: Who Does it Matter to?

Guest post by Cody Brown. Retina Display matters. Period. Anyone who say’s Retina Display on the new iPad doesn’t matter is crazy and probably has not seen just how great it looks yet. It’s just that, Retina Display will mean a lot to some users and not much to other users. To one group of users, this will be what […]

     
 
 

Why the Cloud isn’t Right for Tablets Now

Why the Cloud isn’t Right for Tablets Now

Guest post by Joe Pawlikowski. While the term cloud computing has become big in the past few years, it’s really not a new concept. That is, we’ve had online storage units for essentially as long as we’ve had the internet. The cloud, however, adds functionality to that storage. Not only can we upload our spreadsheets to Google Docs, but we […]

     
 
 

How to Pick the Best Mobile Device for Your Kid

How to Pick the Best Mobile Device for Your Kid

While because of various concerns many parents are against the very idea of their young child having a mobile device of his or her own, nowadays a mobile device is a necessity even for first-graders. A mobile device is not only a toy but it could also be a great way to track your kids whereabouts. What is more, a […]

     
 
 

Examining Apple’s New “iTextbooks” for Students

Examining Apple’s New “iTextbooks” for Students

Guest post by Mike Lemaire. Two weeks ago, Apple announced its plans to launch a new version of its iBooks app, one that would carry interactive textbooks aimed at school students. The most surprising part of the announcement may have been why it took so long for this to get launched in the first place. On the surface, iTextbooks, which […]

     
 
 

Netbooks vs Laptops vs Tablets – Which one to buy?

Netbooks vs Laptops vs Tablets – Which one to buy?

Guest post by Divya Rawat. Once upon a time, people had limited options for performing their work related tasks and the good old desktop computer was their only savior. It provided them with faster computing capabilities than an 8 grade student of today and enough memory space to hold all their text documents! Then something happened which changed the world […]