Varun Padi

15 Flips | 2 Magazines | 1 Like | 7 Following | 2 Followers | @vpadi | Keep up with Varun Padi on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Varun Padi”

7 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free downloads for a limited time

What a week it has been for Android phone fans thanks to the introduction of the new HTC One M9, Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. Of course, Apple fans …

Nokia Z Launcher arrives with goal of supercharging Android productivity

Last spring saw Facebook release its Facebook Home for Android, an alternate launcher that placed the company’s social interactions at the core of a …

[Updated] Watch the LG G3 Unveiling Here!

The LG G3 will be unveiled in just a few hours! Thanks to some pretty prolific leaks there’s not much we don’t know about the LG G3, but we’re still …

Make your existing smartphone look and sound like the All New HTC One

Folks from PhoneArena managed to collect all the sounds and wallpapers that allow users to make their existing phone look (and sound) like it’s the …

Four offbeat Android launchers to transform your phone

Wish your phone could give you the apps you need, when you need them? Or maybe you just want to make your phone so dead-simple to use that even your grandmother won't get lost when she picks it up. The beauty of Android is that you can change almost everything about your phone, including all of …

Apps

GE says micro-machinery is the key to more efficient smartphones and faster 4G connections

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: GE<p>GE(s ge) wants to take a technology it developed for electrical lighting and stick it into our mobile phones and …

16 Moving Images From President Obama's Visit To Nelson Mandela's Jail Cell

It was President Obama's second trip to Robben Island, his first since becoming president. UPDATE: Nelson Mandela has passed away.<p>Barack Obama and Michelle Obama<p>30 June 2013.

Apple has the size, Google has the momentum, but the smart money has been on BlackBerry in 2014

It’s been an interesting start to 2014 for the mobile platform makers Apple, Google, BlackBerry and Microsoft, with BlackBerry leading the way, …

Why the Nokia X family is bad for everyone

When you do a thing poorly, nobody benefits<p>I've had a few days to digest the Nokia X product line announcement from early Monday morning. I've tossed …

Google will start teaching people how to build their own smartphone parts this April

Google announced today that it will host the first Ara Developers’ Conference this April. The series of three conferences will show developers what they will be able to do with the company's modular phone project. This is the first word about Project Ara's future since Google announced plans to …

Big Data at Work: Dispelling the Myths, Uncovering the Opportunities

Description<p>Publication Date: <b>February 25, 2014</b><p>Go ahead, be skeptical about big data. The author was--at first. When the term "big data" first came on the scene, bestselling author Tom Davenport ("Competing on Analytics," "Analytics at Work") thought it was just another example of technology hype. …

Office Politics: A Skill Women Should Lean Into

Who says women don’t like office politics? Just about everyone: My clients. My colleagues. My mother. The sommelier at the French restaurant I ate lunch at last weekend. They’ve all complained about office politics. Some women claim they are not good at it, while others simply avoid certain …

What Data-Obsessed Marketers Don’t Understand

Big data has become the X factor of modern marketing, the hero of every marketer’s story. But it’s a promise at risk of letting you down. You may be thinking that data will magically turn bush-league marketing into a winning “Moneyball” performance. But that’s an artifact of our big data obsession. …

iOS vs. Android: The psychology that fuels the phone wars (video)

With the help of a psychology pro, Adventures in Tech explains why we get so fiercely competitive about our operating systems.<p>It's a battle that threatens to rend the Internet asunder with its forum-fraying ferocity: iOS vs. Android.<p>But why do we get so worked up over our operating systems? The …