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  • Sensors are infiltrating our lives, and they have a knack for making things better by keeping tab on things.
  • What will be the new technologies that will capture our attention in the new year? The Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas will set the trend for 2012. Here is a preview.
  • Acer Aspire S5,  Lenovo S2 smartphone, Lenovo IdeaTab Tablet S2, Samsung inTouch HD were among some of the hottest devices launched at CES 2012.
Feb 01, 2012
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Level Up The most awaited titles of 2012

The most awaited titles of 2012

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Barbecue grill buying guide

Indian homes are warming up to the barbecue and there is a lot on the menu.
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How to get voice command on your devices

The conversation might not be that good, but you don't need a Siri to talk to your gadgets.

Best freeware apps for Mac users

From video editing software to kid-safe browsers, there is a lot of open-source stuff out there that will make Mac users drool with excitement.
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Accessories for Apple devices

If you thought owning an Apple product was special, wait till you see the accessories that have been developed with just the iFamily in mind.
Mobiles Near Field Communications: A technology primer

Near Field Communications: A technology primer

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A guide to NFC-enabled smartphones

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Review: HTC Rhyme, Micromax A85 Superfone, Motorola Razr

Of late there wasn't much to differentiate HTC's Android smartphones. Most of them looked similar with the only difference being their different display sizes. Surprisingly, there is something charming about the latest entrant, the Rhyme.

Monthly update on mobile phone apps

Popular online shopping portal Flipkart has launched an Android application. Easy to use, the main display of the application contains various categories listed on the website.
News An iPad App for David Cameron

An iPad App for David Cameron

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Phone buying guide for February 2012

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Test Bench Review: Beetel Magiq Glide

Review: Beetel Magiq Glide

Where the new 7-incher looks exactly like its predecessor is the user interface. Running on Android 2.2, the custom UI has application tabs at the bottom-home, web, entertainment, communication and favourite.
Launch Pad Sony Ericsson Xperia S launched

Sony Ericsson Xperia S launched

The Xperia S will be Sony Ericsson's first smartphone in the new Xperia NXT series. The Xperia S is an Android smartphone that delivers a stunning viewing experience with a 4.3-inch high resolution screen.
Digital Life Photography: How to give an aura of mystery to pictures

Photography: How to give an aura of mystery to pictures

There is nothing wrong if parts of your picture are blurry. In fact, creative use of depth of field can give an aura of mystery to the picture.

Tablet apps for news

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Help Which is the best camera in Rs 5,000 range?

Which is the best camera in Rs 5,000 range?

I want to buy a camera for Rs 5,000. Which is the best camera in that range? Also how do you transfer photos from your Windows laptop to iPad2? - Piyush ,on email
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Best multi-tasking gadgets

These devices can do what they are meant to-and what they aren't.
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'An useful guide'

The cover story on the best gadgets of 2011 was informative and will prove a useful guide.
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How GPS systems work

Aided by the grid of satellites orbiting the earth, the global positioning system tells us where we are and where we have to go.
Choice DELL XPS 14Z review

DELL XPS 14Z review

A full-fledged machine that is less than an inch thick and provides enough satisfaction to the user.