Category Archives: Gadget

Five desktop PCs that fit in your pocket

Stick PCs take the desktop computers of old and shrink them into pocket-sized gadgets. The market is hotting up, with upcoming offerings from Intel and Google. Here’s what’s around and in the wings. Compute Stick from Intel The Intel Compute … Continue reading

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Apple iPad Air 2, mini 3 to be available in India from November 29

Thinnest model of Apple’s iPad, Air 2 and the new iPad mini 3 will be available in India from November 29. “Pre-bookings for iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 have already started. Both the models will be available across … Continue reading

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Nokia’s 5 most iconic phones ever

For a long time, Nokia made smartphones that ruled the world. The Symbian smartphone platform became synonymous with Nokia and even as recently as 2010, Symbian devices formed close to 50% of the total global smartphone market. Between 2002 and … Continue reading

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World’s first smartphone, IBM Simon, turns 20

The world’s first smartphone, IBM Simon, a $900 far-cry from sleek modern iPhones and Galaxy smartphones, turned 20 today. The phone with a battery life of one hour was developed by IBM and the American cellular company BelSelf and went … Continue reading

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The Xiaomi Effect : Moto G Prices Slashed by Rs. 2000

It’s only been a week and a few days since the Xiaomi Mi3 went on sale in India for a impressive price of Rs. 13999/-, and it looks like major brands are taking a major beating. Motorola who basically ruled … Continue reading

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Back With a Vengence: Sony Unveils 185 TB Cassette Tapes

CD’s and iPods made you stuff your old Michael Jackson, Enigma and Celine Dion cassettes in your attic. But remember a time when the cassette tapes dominated the sales market?  In 1990 alone, a overwhelming 442 million tapes were sold. … Continue reading

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