Michael Kumaran

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Nikon updates its Coolpix line-up with a barrage of new cameras

Nikon has updated its Coolpix line-up for 2015 with a selection of new models ranging from big zoom DSLR-like bridge cameras, to budget compacts and …

These Are the World's Deadliest Cities

Four U.S. cities are on a list of the 50 most dangerous in the world, according to a new report from a Mexican NGO.<p>Read more here.

Meizu MX4 Pro Review

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Phones

Symantec Uncovers Sophisticated, Stealthy Computer Spying Tool

Like Stuxnet that came before it, the Trojan dubbed "Regin" appears to be the work of a nation-state.<p>Computer security researchers at Symantec say they have discovered a sophisticated piece of malware circulating the world that appears to be used for spying at Internet service and …

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge review

The Bottom Line<p>Bottom Line<p>The Galaxy Note Edge is unique, but that might not be enough for many.<p>8.7<p>Up until recently, most smartphones have generally had the same form factor – a slab of glass, surrounded by a square body – and that gets boring. It’s not often that we see a new form factor readily …

iPhone 6 sets the smartphone bar

<b>The Good</b> The iPhone 6 delivers a spacious, crisp 4.7-inch screen, improved wireless speeds, better camera autofocus, and bumped-up storage capacities to 128GB at the top end. iOS remains a top-notch mobile operating system with an excellent ecosystem of apps, and Apple Pay is a smooth, secure …

RHA T10i Review: Gorgeous $200 in-Ear Headphones

The RHA T10i is probably the best looking and best built in-ear headphone for $200. The design is exquisite, featuring noise-isolating stainless steel buds, hand-made drivers, interchangeable sound filters, and an oxygen-free copper cable.<p>There are a lot of excellent in-ear headphones for $200 …

Motorola Droid Turbo review

Anabolic steroids have been used by athletes, bodybuilders, and others for years to get bigger, go faster, and last longer in competition. They often work — fantastically so — but not without detrimental effects to the user’s health, mood, and general well-being. Unsurprisingly, the use of steroids …

Intel's MICA smart bracelet has more style than substance (hands-on)

Everyone knew Intel would craft some wearable gadgets. Hardly any of us expected it to be, well, this insane thing. That bangle -- the MICA -- lives at the less-bizarre-by-the-day intersection between technology and high fashion. Intel and its design partners at Opening Ceremony finally let us …

GRID Game Streaming Service Is A Golden Opportunity For NVIDIA

NVIDIA made a series of interesting announcements today regarding its excellent SHIELD Tablet. The company released a few more details about the impending Android Lollipop update (with redesigned apps) coming to the SHIELD Tablet, it announced a new “Green Box” game bundle which includes a Tegra …

Apple Inc. Sells Three iPhone 6 Models For Every iPhone 6 Plus: Analyst

IPhone 6 sales are largely driven by the smaller model, a new study says. The iPhone 6 sold three times faster than the bigger iPhone 6 Plus, …

Apple Loop: iPad Sales Crashing, Why Apple Is So Addictive, iPhone Demand High

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop covers lead times and demands for the new iPhones, projected iPad sales, Apple Pay, the addictive nature of the iPhone, a demonstration of CarPlay, $800 per share, ideas for Apple Watch developers, and the latest …

Motorola Droid Turbo Review: the best Android on Verizon

There are a lot of good phones out there. From the iPhone 6 to the Galaxy Note 4, the market is saturated with devices clamoring for your attention with their thinness, metal structure or fancy exclusive features.<p>Motorola and Verizon’s Droid Turbo (or the Moto Maxx, outside of the US) isn’t like …

Asus ROG G751 review: Asus uses Nvidia's latest mobile graphics to push games at 4K - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Asus G751 has excellent performance, can drive games at 4K resolution, and includes a few handy shortcut keys gamers will appreciate.<p><b>The Bad</b> You could buy about a dozen game consoles for what this costs. Battery life and design are stuck in the past. You'll need an external 4K TV or …

Review: Lollipop Makes Your Android Phone Way More Beautiful

Paul Thompson—FPG/Getty Images<p>Keystone/Holton/Getty Images<p>Kypros/Getty Images<p>Lyn Alweis—Denver Post/Getty Images<p>Bill Dow—NBC/Getty Images<p>Mark …

Android Phones

This Is the Best Cheap Wi-Fi Router You Can Buy

<i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a list of the best technology to buy.</i> <i>Read the original full article below at</i> …

Wi-Fi

Nvidia Shield Tablet is perfect for everything but gaming

Nvidia Shield Tablet Review<p>A Powerful Android<p>Eye Catcher<p>Magnetic Case<p>Stylus and Cameras<p>Some Gaming Issues<p>Shield vs. Shield<p>Shield Tablet vs. iPad …