Tag Archives: gadgets

Make your life paperless with these apps and gadgets

Digitize your documents quickly and easily. Fujitsu Despite the rise of digital devices, many an office—professional and home alike—remains buried under a never-ending stream of paper. These reams kill trees, create clutter, and make it well-nigh impossible to find the one document that you’re looking for. So go paperless. And don’t dread the time and effort it might take: With ... Read More »

Now, stricter check for US flyers with gadgets

HIGHLIGHTS America’s aviation security agency, TSA has decided to implement new screening procedures for carry-on items. It will require travellers to place all electronics larger than a cell phone in bins for X-ray screening in standard lanes. The US had recently lifted the laptop ban on nonstop flights from some airports like Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Doha. An officer with ... Read More »

Gadgets: Easy-to-use devices analyze, watch, and retouch

The pocket-sized (4.0-by-2.0-by-0.6-inches) Alcomate Revo is a great device for accurately reading an individual’s blood-alcohol level. Since I have no experience with using portable breathalyzers, I did some research and found that often pocket breathalyzers must be sent back to manufacturers for calibration to keep them accurate. That’s not the case with the Revo because it features a pre-calibrated sensor, ... Read More »

Top 10 Tech Gadgets Under Rs. 1000

In this modern era, technology gets cheaper and cheaper as the days progress and if you’re running low on cash or share a strict budget, here we present to you the top 10 tech gadgets to buy under Rs. 1000 only.   Sennheiser CX180 street II, In the ear earphone – Amazon.in @ Rs. 990 This is one of the ... Read More »

Sleep gadgets aim to lure customers craving a good night’s sleep

Pillows that track your snoozing patterns? A bed that adjusts based on how much you twist and turn? Companies are adding more technology into their products, hoping to lure customers craving a better night’s sleep. Some specialized businesses are making gadgets that promise to measure and improve the quality of slumber, while mass-market retailers like Best Buy are offering simpler ideas like the effect ... Read More »

GST UPDATE: Gadgets that may become expensive

SMARTPHONES Most mobile phones may get costlier by 4-5% with the government imposing a goods and services tax (GST) of 12%, taking away the benefit under duty differential that was being offered to local manufacturers. Under the new proposed GST rate, while imported phones will become cheaper, most of the locally-manufactured phones will get costlier. The industry said that it ... Read More »

Five Solar-Powered Gadgets and Appliances for Every Home

HIGHLIGHTS Solar-powered gadgets are useful when there is a power cut They can also be used when you’re camping outdoors These take time to charge, but work just like electric alternatives Switching entirely to solar power remains a distant dream for most people in India at the moment, but there are several gadgets that can help you reduce your dependence ... Read More »

Are the gadgets you use slowing down? Here’s how to keep your digital devices in top shape

Just like you, your devices need to be regularly checked for existing or potential problems. The issue is that many people tend to keep using their device without maintenance until an issue arises. Karan Bajaj & Hitesh Raj Bhagat show you how to keep your PC, MAC, iOS & Android in top shape. Keep a check on heating There can ... Read More »

4 Gadgets That Will Help You Sleep At Night

ELUSIVE SHUT EYE A lack of sufficient sleep can wreak havoc on a person’s mind and body. It’s been linked to everything from diabetes to depression. In fact, research by the World Health Organization (WHO) has concluded that poor sleep and sleep disorders double a person’s risk of having a heart attack and quadruple their risk of a stroke, putting it on par ... Read More »

9 Gadgets and Tech From Star Wars That We Wish Were Real

There are a lot of films that either take place in the future or feature technology well ahead of reality, but few fictional universes hold a candle to that of Star Wars. Although their history occurred a long time ago in a galaxy far far away, much of what was portrayed even in 1977 has yet to become readily available ... Read More »