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R Krishna

  • The Facebook Home invasion

    Facebook Home is a clever product that is more than an app, but less than a full-fledged OS. Do its benefits outweigh the privacy concerns? R Krishna finds out. For over a year now, there has been speculation about a mysterious Facebook phone. Starting Friday the phone is available to users.

    Sunday, 14 April 2013 - 8:00am
  • Dell Inspiron 15z: Entry-level laptop with a pricey add-on

    Tuesday, 9 April 2013 - 8:23pm
  • Green screen blues

    The bankruptcy of the visual effects studio behind Life of Pi is a sign of the trouble the industry is in globally. But what exactly ails it? And what does this mean for India? R Krishna finds out

    Sunday, 7 April 2013 - 6:15am
  • Digital saved the indie star

    Indie music may not match the popularity of Bollywood. But thanks to digital music stores musicians are able to tap their fan base and make some serious money, reports R Krishna.

    Sunday, 24 March 2013 - 11:00am
  • Laptops develop a split personality

    Thanks to touch support built into Windows 8, there is a new range of devices called convertible notebooks, which want to fill the shoes of both tablets and laptops.

    Sunday, 17 March 2013 - 4:38am
  • Galaxy S4 — it's got the ring

    Samsung seems to have become a victim of its own hype. The anticipation surrounding its latest flagship, the Galaxy S4, was second only to iPhone launches.

    Saturday, 16 March 2013 - 5:00am
  • Book review: 'The Oath Of The Vayuputras'

    What is evil? Why does it exist? How does one deal with it? These are questions that keep coming up in the first two books of The Shiva Trilogy. The third and final instalment of the series, The Oath Of The Vayuputras, offers some answers.

    Saturday, 2 March 2013 - 11:11pm
  • The cost of adoption

    While adoption is encouraged in India, low income can be a stumbling block. However, many take extraordinary steps to ensure the adoption comes through. R Krishna reports.

    Sunday, 3 March 2013 - 10:30am
  • Mythology is part of our DNA: Amish Tripathi

    In the final part of his trilogy, The Oath Of Vayuputras, Amish Tripathi is not just a storyteller but also does his best to take on the avatar of a philosopher. He speaks to R Krishna about his new book.

    Sunday, 3 March 2013 - 4:01am
  • Getting touchy about laptops

    Ever since Microsoft launched Windows 8, a range of touch-enabled laptops have hit the market. But do touch screens really serve the purpose when it comes to laptops? R Krishna has some answers

    Sunday, 24 February 2013 - 10:00am