Saturday, March 18, 2023


The Apple TV-Homepod combination is the ultimate update for your screen

What are most smart TVs lacking these days? A good sound system. With the new HomePod, you can get a powerful stereo system that supports spatial audio.

With new Qualcomm chipset, OnePlus 11 and Galaxy S23 challenging iPhone on pure performance

The Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 by Qualcomm represents a new day for Android smartphones. Even the Vivo X90 Pro and Xiaomi 13 Pro could up the ante.

Galaxy S23 revives Samsung-Apple battle in India. iPhone 15 will have to flex its muscles

While the flagship Galaxy S23 Ultra promises to be the benchmark among Android smartphones, it would be foolish to ignore the more affordable S23+ and S23 models.

IIT Madras’ BharOS comes with empty ambitions. It still can’t beat India’s Google market

The bigger challenge is to mobilise an app ecosystem that caters to the Indian market. Meta apps, YouTube, Google Maps, Drive, Search are what we have become used to.

Apple checkmating regulators with wireless charging push. But it is exposing its technology

Since 2012, Apple has used the lightning connector on its iPhones. But the industry has leaned in favour of USB-Type C ports.

Gear up for 200-megapixel resolution smartphone cameras in 2023

Don't hold your breath on this type of camera landing on an iPhone. Apple likes to use bespoke sensors made by Sony and they do not make 200-megapixel sensors.

Samsung Smart TV, AMD processors—all that debuted at the Consumer Electronics Show this week

CES 2023 returned to new-age consumer electronics after visibly shifting its focus to automotive tech.

Xiaomi back in the game with Redmi Note 12 Pro+ but Google Pixel 6A, Nothing Phone are faster

With the Redmi Note 12 series, Xiaomi wants to catch up with a phone that can become the new gold standard for whatever one wants for less than Rs 30,000.

Becoming disabled-friendly is what makes phones truly smart. Manufacturers are listening

Apple has built features like detection mode, which allow blind people or people with low vision to navigate doors, objects and people in their surroundings.

Tech gadgets of 2022: A boring year of Apple but its iPhone and wearable series thrived

The year 2023 will be exciting as Apple is likely to enter the VR/AR space with Apple Glasses. Google and Samsung to follow the lead with foldable phones.

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US-led banking crisis travelled from Europe to Asia, showed how fragile...

US banks foster a crisis. Next thing we know, the global banking sector and stock markets are locked in a panic room.
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das

India’s banking system is well-supervised, remains stable & resilient, says RBI...

The central bank Governor Shaktikanta Das said the RBI's off-site supervision of Indian banks has become more frequent and stringent over the past few years.


Defence minister Rajnath Singh | Photo: PTI

Made-in-India ATAGS, BrahMos, choppers: Modi govt clears defence acquisitions worth Rs...

Defence ministry gives nod for capital acquisition under new category of Buy Indian-IDDM. HAL emerges big winner as Navy proposals constitute more than Rs 56,000 cr.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

You’ve heard of jobless growth. But Tata, Birla, Ambani, Adani, have...

Modi govt's thrust on manufacturing is much-needed but it is pushing Indian manufacturing in the direction of outsourcing, same as our services industry.