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Journalism In India Is Failing Us

Every now and then I come across an article or video from a legitimate news organization that only makes me feel sad about the state of journalism in the nation. As a citizen I want my news source to inform … Continue reading

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Microsoft Band: The Polished Prototype

Microsoft Band, the good, the bad, and the ugly. Continue reading

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3 Things Cortana Can Do Better

Cortana seems like a winner, I wish it actually made me feel like I had an assistant. Continue reading

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Xbox LIVE Gold: A Waste of Money

Google Chromecast is more value for money than Microsoft’s Xbox LIVE Gold subscription. Continue reading

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The Xbox Mobile

Microsoft has an Xbox mobile device that maps the real Xbox controller on the touch screen. Continue reading

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Android Is The New Windows

Touching several topics such as why iOS is mediocre, WP8 though better is a bad choice, why Nokia was wrong, and why Android is winning converts. Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Continued State of Mobile Oblivion

While Apple & Google perfect the phones of the future, MSFT doesn’t know its OS’s future. Continue reading

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Xbox LIVE Gold: Microsoft’s Barrier To Living Room Dominance

Xbox LIVE Gold subscription is a barrier Microsoft needs to break. Continue reading

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Microsoft Patent Reveals User Behavior Based Battery Saving

By observing a user’s charging and phone use behavior Microsoft hopes to extend battery life. Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Biggest Blunder With Windows Phone

Simple naming convention could’ve helped Microsoft get a lot of good attention instead of the unwarranted bad press. Continue reading

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