Category Archives: Gadgets

Pocket-Size Device Turns Smartphone into a High-Powered Microscope

Ever wonder what weird microorganisms are crawling around on your kitchen counter? Or, perhaps you’d like a close-up view of those dust bunnies in the corner of your room. Well, there’s a new pocket-size tool that could help you take

11 gadgets that changed the world

It’s sometimes easy to take for granted (or completely forget) what an impact technology has made on all our lives, whether that’s having access to 30 million songs on the go or being able to get real banknotes out of

WhatsApp for iPhone Update Adds Quick Reply Feature for iOS 9.1 Users


The Quick Reply feature is available for users since iOS 8. However, only with iOS 9 did Apple enable third-party app developers to use this feature. WhatsApp for iPhone is now receiving an update that adds the feature to the

Keep stock-market apps off your phone


IS YOUR smartphone making you a not-so-smart investor? For many people, the answer is yes, for a simple reason: they tend to make investment decisions based on short-term losses in their portfolio, ignoring their long-term investment plan. Behavioural economists call

OnePlus ‘Reflexion’ Photography App Launched for Android and iOS


OnePlus, soon after launching its third smartphone last week, launched a new app for Android and iOS users dubbed Reflexion. The photography app lets users capture images, make creative compositions, and share them on social platforms. The Reflexion app weighs

Motorola Droid Turbo 2

The Motorola Droid Turbo 2 offers top-of-the-line specifications. The successor to the last year’sDroid Turbo, comes with a 5.4-inch QHD (1440×2560) display. The company claims that the ‘ShatterShield’ display – which is made of an aluminium rigid core, flexible Amoled

Oppo Neo N7 with 5-inch screen listed on company website

Oppo has listed a new device on its official website dubbed Neo 7. However, there is no word on its pricing or availability. The device will also make its way to India, as the company has a listed an India

Google’s redesigned Play store starts rolling out for few Android users

Google’s Play store

Google’s Play Store has been redesigned by Google engineer Kirill Grouchnikov and is now available for a few Android devices. A report by Android Central points out that the new mobile shop for books, music and movies will now offer a

First impressions: Sony Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Premium

Sony Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Premium

Sony has launched two flagship devices for the upcoming festive season in India – the Xperia Z5 and the Xperia Z5 Premium. While the Xperia Z5 is an incremental upgrade to the Xperia Z3+, the Xperia Z3 Premium is the world’s

Asus unveils new A series laptops

Asus unveils new A series laptops

Asus has launched new A series laptops aimed at budget and power users. The new A series comes at a starting price of Rs. 23,990. The A553 notebook is the budget offering powered by Intel® Quad-Core Pentium N3540 processor clocked at 2.16GHz