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  • 2013 was the year of the phablet, with smart watches, Google glasses and hybrids on the Windows operating system thrown in. This year, the same trends will continue. We sum up what are likely to be the next big things in 2014.
  • It's that time of the year again when we all pledge to change something about ourselves. While making our New Year resolutions, it is important to remember the gadget suffused world we live in.
Jan 31, 2014
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Launch Pad Recent launches: Fisher & Paykel's built-in oven, LG 55EA9800, iBall andi Uddaan, Kaspersky Small Office Security  and more

Recent launches: Fisher & Paykel's built-in oven, LG 55EA9800, iBall andi Uddaan, Kaspersky Small Office Security and more

Featuring Fisher & Paykel's built-in oven, LG 55EA9800, iBall andi Uddaan, Kaspersky Small Office Security  and more. 
Best Buys Gadgets and Gizmos lists top tablets in your budget range

Gadgets and Gizmos lists top tablets in your budget range

Nobody would have thought, when the first tablet was launched, that tablets would eat into laptop sales. Slowly, but surely, the tablet is becoming the primary personal computing device for millions. Here's a list of top buys in all budget brackets -
Digital Life Gadgets that will help you beat the winter

Gadgets that will help you beat the winter

Various gadgets that will not only help you beat the winter but also make you enjoy and love this weather.
Mobiles Five more firms aim to bring octa core tech into India after Intex

Five more firms aim to bring octa core tech into India after Intex

After quad-core processors, the new buzz word in the smartphone world is the octa-core chipset. With MediaTek announcing an octa-core chipset, we tell you what it means and what kind of smartphones you might see in future.

Gadgets & Gizmos lists the best smartphones in the market

Gadgets & Gizmos lists the best smartphones in the market you can buy under each budget range. The list includes Apple iPhone 5s, Google Nexus 5, Samsung Galaxy S4, LG Nexus 4, BlackBerry Q10, Samsung Galaxy Note III, Nokia Lumia 1020, Sony Xperia Z1and Galaxy S4 Zoom among others.

Our monthly pick of the best new apps

Our monthly pick of the best new apps
Test Bench Nerf Retaliator: A nice soft dart gun to have fun with in office

Nerf Retaliator: A nice soft dart gun to have fun with in office

The Nerf Retaliator is a high spring action semi-automatic foam dart gun that can shoot darts upto 50 ft with great accuracy.

Zoook Bluetooth Audio Receiver: A useful accessory for adding Bluetooth capability

Priced at Rs 1,395, the device is compact with a built-in battery. It has two LEDs that show the status for pairing mode, low on battery or when paired.

Asus Fonepad is a decent tablet at Rs 17,499

This FonePad runs on Android v4.2 and offers a neat interface. Its battery backup is good.

Amkette All in One Smart Keyboard is overpriced

Carrying this device to just type your emails faster, or work on documents is a little cumbersome as you will have to revisit the documents.

Lenovo Yoga 8 does not excel in performance

The performance is just about average with lag when multiple apps are running in the background.
News Review: Plantronics ML2 is best headset at Rs 1,199

Review: Plantronics ML2 is best headset at Rs 1,199

There isn't much to expect from an affordable Bluetooth headset. But the Plantronics ML2 is different. At a price point of Rs 1,199, the ML2 looks good.

Apple iPhone 5S is better option than Google Nexus 5

The iPhone 5s is priced at a premium, the Nexus 5 is cheaper. But here is a quick comparison of the two.
Choice Review:iPad Air is the best tablet computing device

Review:iPad Air is the best tablet computing device

Ditching the usual series numbering, Apple has linked its 5th generation tablet to the ultra-thin design, calling it the iPad Air. Packing a new processing chip, it is by far the best tablet computing device available today.
Help Gadgets & Gizmos experts answer your tech queries

Gadgets & Gizmos experts answer your tech queries

Want to buy a tablet, mapping software or a smartphone. Write to us with all your queries and we will have experts answering them.
Letters Gadgets and Gizmos readers' feedback on magazine's coverage

Gadgets and Gizmos readers' feedback on magazine's coverage

Gadgets and Gizmos readers give their feedback on the magazine's coverage.
Top Ten The best gadgets in the market as ranked by G&G

The best gadgets in the market as ranked by G&G

The best gadgets in the market as ranked by Gadgets & Gizmos.