Shayne Rana
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Hot launches: Tablets of April 2013

Some of the more notable tablet launches in the month of April are what we’ve listed out for you. Take a look and take your pick.

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Acer Iconia Tab B1 Review

In the now rather vast array of tablet devices to be found in the Indian market, manufacturers need to be sure that what they’ve got to offer

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Hot launches: Smartphones of April 2013

April’s seen the coming of some pretty anticipated devices in the mobile segment. While new mobile handsets hit the Indian shelves on a very regular

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Asus Fonepad – A Specifications Review

After having launched the Google Nexus 7 tablet in India, Asus has now announced their Fonepad. Not the PadFone, please be aware, this, the FonePad, is

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Five fabulous photo feature apps for Android for free

Capturing and editing photos on a mobile phone has become something of pastime for most of us smartphone users. Adding filters, tweaking colours and putting thought bubbles make quite a difference to an otherwise simple photo.

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Nokia Lumia 620 Review

The Lumia 620 could easily be regarded as one of the cutest smartphones on the shelf. It’s small, colourful, lightweight and

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Upcoming smartphones to look forward to – April 2013

The next generation of smartphones will be available on the shelves very soon, and here are some that we’re hoping to see sooner rather than later.

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HTC One Review

We’re here to tell you if the HTC One is indeed a handset worthy of consideration, price tag be damned, or if it’s just another fly by night, high spec'd smartphone that’ll be here today and gone tomorrow.

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XOLO X1000 Review

The X900 didn’t make much of an impact and fared poorly in the battery department while the smaller X500 did quite well on all fronts. We’re here to tell you if the X1000 manages to do just as well, worse or exceeds expectations. So read on to find out.

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LG Optimus L9 P765 Review

LG Optimus L9 P765 is a neat looking device, but that’s never a good reason to make a purchase. So we put the L9 to the test and here are our findings.

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Battle of the mobile phone keyboards – BB10 vs iOS vs Swype vs SwiftKey

We decided to pit the BlackBerry 10 keyboard against the likes of the Swype, Swiftkey and iOS keyboards using both the swiping action and simple typing motions.

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WickedLeak Wammy Passion Review

WickedLeak could be just one of those Johnny-come-lately mobile companies that simply use OEMs from China to dish out their devices here in India, but so far, it has managed to get our serious attention with a couple of real winners.

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Top 5 running games for your smart devices

The latest craze in the mobile gaming arena is the ‘runner’ style of swipe/gyro action packed games. These games require quick reflexes and even

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First Impressions: Xolo X1000

Xolo's last flagship model loaded with the Intel Chip, the X900, didn't fare too well in the battery department; I'm hoping that's been fixed. So here's a quick first look of the new Xolo X1000 Intel-based smartphone...

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Upcoming smartphones to look forward to – March 2013

The first quarter hasn’t even ended yet and we’re already seeing the influx of some seriously exciting devices peeking through the veiled curtain. So without further ado, here’s this month's list of hot new smartphones to look out for.

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The future of display technologies

TV manufacturers have shown off ultra-thin OLED TVs as concepts at trade fairs for the past several years, but they finally hit stores in some parts of the

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BlackBerry Z10 Review

Some of us have been in a long term relationship with BlackBerry, which began at a time when e-mail became more critical than ever for work, but that love

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First Impressions: Sony Xperia Tablet Z

In light of the Xperia Z smartphone, it was good to see that Sony has upped its game and I was quite eager to see just what the new tablet would offer. I managed to wrangle a few minutes with the device and here’s my initial take on the Xperia Tablet Z.

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First Impressions: Sony Xperia Z and ZL

At Sony's very recent launch event I got a chance to check out the much awaited 1080p display toting Xperia Z and its brother the ZL. Although the ZL was not

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The AV MAX Expo 2013 line-up

The AV MAX Expo 2013 is not only about products, demo rooms, listening sessions but it will also witness plethora of revolutionary and unique technologies