articles by Anirudh Regidi

Business

How a true astrologer's prediction made this engineer a millionaire: Astrotalk

Astrology has been an integral part of Indian culture for hundreds, if not thousands of years.

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ASUS ProArt StudioBook 16 H500 laptop review: 10-bit OLED with RTX 3070 power makes for a phenomenal pro notebook

The ASUS ProArt StudioBook 16 H500 is an impressive machine with one of the best displays around and specs that are well suited to professional workflows.

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Watch: 2024, a feature film shot entirely on a OnePlus 9 Pro and available now on OTT

In some ways, it’s hard to believe that a feature length film was shot on a smartphone of all things, and released on one of the largest streaming platforms around.

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Dell XPS 13 9310 (2021) review: Flagship Ultrabook looks fly, is expensive

While Dell’s XPS 13 9310 looks good, has a great display and performs admirably, but has some serious downsides as well – the biggest one being its price tag.

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OnePlus Nord 2 5G and Nord CE 5G are on sale right now both online and at select retailers: Here’s where you can get the best deals

It’s a great deal, and sweetening that deal further this Diwali are a tonne of offers from OnePlus and various retailers and banks.

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MSI GF63 Thin 10UC unboxing and first impressions: Watch as we unbox and test a powerful new gaming laptop that won’t break the bank

The MSI GF63 Thin is a gaming laptop, but unlike most other devices of its ilk, it’s slim, light, and doesn’t make a tonne of noise. Plus, because it’s packing an Intel Core i7-10750H CPU, an Nvidia RTX 3050 GPU, 16 GB of RAM, and 512 GB of NVMe storage, this device has as much potential as a content creator’s machine as a gamer’s.

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ASUS VivoBook 15 K513EA laptop review: An OLED display for under Rs 50,000? Yes, please!

A premium OLED panel on an everyday workhorse makes a considerable difference to the usage experience of the ASUS VivoBook 15 K513EA laptop.

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How the Hasselblad XPan shooting mode on the OnePlus 9 can help you hone your skills as a storyteller

OnePlus recently released an OTA for the OnePlus 9 series that introduced a new XPan mode.

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MSI GF63 Thin: With new RTX GPUs and upgradeable interiors in a slick chassis, MSI’s new laptops have something for gamers and content creators alike

Unlike most gaming laptops, the GF63 Thin is subtle and elegant in design, and aims to deliver a tonne of power, but not at the cost of noise and battery life. This is a gaming laptop, but one that’s meant for more than just gaming.

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OnePlus Buds Pro: A reasonably priced TWS set offering a premium listening and connectivity experience is just the template we need for future earbuds

As a brand, OnePlus tends to offer premium features at a reasonable price, and looking at the Buds Pro spec sheet, one can see that this philosophy has been carried forward.

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ASUS Vivobook Flip 14 TM420 review: The ideal flip-screen notebook for those looking to doodle

The ASUS Vivobook Flip 14 is a well-made convertible laptop at a reasonable price, but I’d have liked to see a better display.

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ASUS ROG Zephyrus Duo 15SE (2021) gaming laptop review: An excellent desktop replacement for content creators

The Asus Zephyrus Duo 15’s gimmick is great for content creators, but gamers will find better value elsewhere.

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Lenovo Legion 5 Pro (2021) review: A superb gaming laptop with one of the best displays in the business

With an excellent display and the provision of upgradeable storage, the Lenovo Legion 5 Pro is undoubtedly one of the best gaming laptops you can get for under Rs 2 lakh.

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Optoma UHD35+ projector review: Simple design, powerful hardware make up for missing 'smart' features

Despite lacking some smart features found in other projectors, the Optoma UHD35+ projector is a great buy for those willing to invest in a projection environment.

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Asus Chromebook Flip C214 review: For students on a tight budget, it holds some value

On a budget, and as a student-only device, there’s certainly an argument to be made for the C214.

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How the MediaTek Dimensity 1200-AI Chip Allows Nord 2 to support powerful AI features

With the technical stuff out of the way, let’s move on to something more fun. OnePlus has announced a ‘Fast & Smooth AR challenge’ that runs from 12-30 July. It’s a simple, fun AR gaming experience that anyone can check out with just a smartphone and internet connectivity.

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Vaio E15 R7 review: A simple, unpretentious laptop that would have been a great deal at half the price

Vaio has ditched its pretentious designs for something more down-to-earth and familiar but still, at Rs 76,000, I just can’t recommend the Vaio E15.

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Lenovo ThinkBook Plus 20TG review: A secondary e-ink laptop display is interesting, but it isn’t yet practical

Lenovo ThinkBook Plus 20TG is a decent enough laptop, but I’m yet to discover a real use for that e-ink display