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  • From cricket to football, rescue missions to physical fitness, keep your fingers on the buttons on these games in the new year.
  • Nintendo Wii U gives the player a second screen in his hand, thus reducing the barrier between him and the television screen.
Test Bench Zen Ultratab A900: Good value for money

Zen Ultratab A900: Good value for money

After 7- and 10-inch tablets, Zen Mobile has opened a new category with a 9-inch display.

Lenovo Ideapad Z580

The Lenovo Ideapad Z580 is a large-hearted laptop, made in just the way laptops were supposed to be till the size-zeroes came along.

Sony Vaio T series is an affordable Ultrabook option

The Sony Vaio T series comes across as a very affordable Ultrabook option, without being a shade fatter than it should be.

Datawind Ubislate 7CI: The tab packs in some good features

UbiSlate 7Ci is an entry-level tablet from DataWind, the makers of Aakash tablets. But despite its low price point, the tab packs in some good features.

Logitech G400: The mouse is easy to grip

Gaming is all about precision and this is exactly what the Logitech G400 optical mouse touts as its best feature.

BOSE SIE2I earphones: For the exercise lovers

Earphones for the gym are always about design that make them stay where they should and keeping out sweat.

BMW Mini Cooper S Countryman: An exhilarating experience

Driving a car as iconic as the BMW Mini Cooper can be an exhilarating experience, every time. When we took the new BMW Mini Cooper Countryman for a spin we pretty much knew what to expect, but there was an element of surprise all along the way.

Soundscience Halo 6 Bias Lighting Kit: Soothing for eyes yet affordable

Soundscience Halo 6 LED bias lighting kit from Antec is a good solution to problems .

Nortorn Internet Security lives up to its good name

The latest version of Norton Internet Security really lives up to its good name as well as the threats of the times.

Logitech Solar Keyboard Folio: A perfect keyboard for your tablet

Logitech Solar Keyboard Folio is good option for people who have started using iPad as a full-fledged computer.

Zebronics Brio: Plasticky, but good sound

The Zebronics Brio is quite unlike any of the headphones we have tested, and that is more because of its looks than its performance.

Beanstalk AD1V0028 seems like a decent AIO

HCL's Beanstalk AIO AD1V0028 seems like a decent AIO with plug-and-play ease.
Help Best PC configuration at around Rs 50,000

Best PC configuration at around Rs 50,000

Please advise me on the configuration of a desktop PC that I intend to purchase with a budget of Rs 50,000.
Top Ten Top 10 coolest gadgets for entertainment

Top 10 coolest gadgets for entertainment

Hate the clutter of unwanted wires connected to the TV? Get the Belkin ScreenCast AV4 Wireless AV-to-TV Adapter.
Level Up Game review: FIFA 13 for Xbox 360

Game review: FIFA 13 for Xbox 360

Football game has never been so real. A must-have for all fans of the "beautiful game".

Game review: Halo 4

Even as fanfare is on the up, the surrounding look and feel all too familiar.

Review of Hitman: Absolution

Impeccable planning, plotting and graphics make the game a live.
Mobiles What's new in Windows Phone 8

What's new in Windows Phone 8

Although the Windows Phone 7 had its share of shortcomings, it still represented out-of-the-box thinking as far a mobile operating system was concerned.

Review: Plantronics Marque 2

An affordable Bluetooth headset, but not comfortable to wear.

Optimus VU: More a compact tablet than a smartphone

Its awkward dimensions mean the Vu is more a compact tablet than a smartphone.

Review: Sony Xperia J

Considering the Xperia J is a mid-segment Android smartphone, it has a sturdy build with a 4-inch bright display. But at 480x854p the display isn't really very sharp.

Best smartphones at a glance

A listing of top smartphones, affordable, QWERTY phones and more...
Living Tech Pressed for time to read books? Try audiobooks

Pressed for time to read books? Try audiobooks

They can either be full reading of the text or a concise form of the book in audio format.
Digital Life Our monthly pick of apps for tablets

Our monthly pick of apps for tablets

Action Movie FX app lets you bring Hollywood style effects to home videos and using it is very simple.
Launch Pad Nokia launches Windows phone Lumia 510 at Rs 9,999

Nokia launches Windows phone Lumia 510 at Rs 9,999

Nokia Lumia 510 will be among the cheapest Windows Phones in the market, though it will feature Windows Phone 7.5, upgradeable to WP7.8.

Sony launches full HD 3D home cinema projector

Sony's latest Full HD 3D home cinema projector, the VPL-HW50ES, promises a "premium 3D home cinema experience that is ahead of the market".

Asus VivoBook F202E: An affordable Windows 8 laptop

The VivoBook F202E is easily the most affordable Windows 8 laptop with touch. The sleek device - it weighs 1.3 kg - has a 11.6-inch LED Backlight HD screen (1366X768p) with a capacitive touch panel and features the Intel Core i3- 3217U processor.

LG joins 4K bandwagon in India with Ultra HD 3D TV

The latest of join the 4k bandwagon in India, LG's 84-inch Ultra HD 3D TV has a screen resolution of 3840 x 2160.

JBL OnBeat aWake a 'perfect companion' for your tablet

The JBL OnBeat aWake Wireless iPad Bedroom Speaker is a "perfect companion" for your loved tablet.

Nikon D5200 launched at Rs 46,950

Nikon's D5200 DSLR camera is aimed at entry-level customers who want a bit more from their camera.

Fujifilm launches XF1 compact camera@ Rs 33,989

The XF1 features the new wide-angle f/1.8 Fujinon lens, 4x zoom lens with zoom ring and a 2/3-inch EXR-CMOS sensor and EXR processor.

Samsung launches ES9000, its biggest TV

Samsung ES9000 is the Korean company's largest screen size in the Smart TV and LED television segments.
Letters Letters to the Editor - December 2012

Letters to the Editor - December 2012

I am surprised that so many companies are bringing out compact mirrorless cameras. Aren't they too expensive for the Indian market?