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My obsessions with technology

From Android To iPhone X

List every idiom of improbability, and "Rishi using an iPhone" is somewhere on that list. A few days ago, my Pixel 2 was irreparably damaged, and regrettably, I had cancelled the handset insurance (which I had for YEARS before) in the last…

Anker PowerCore+ 20100 USB-C

I always thought it was easier to carry around one AC adapter compatible with all of one's devices (ie, USB type C) and charge devices at work, at home, or in a coffee shop rather than carrying around a battery pack AND extra cables. Then I…

Google Pixel 2

I had the Google Pixel XL 2 for a few weeks but chose to give that to my brother in lieu of purchasing the Google Pixel 2, an upgrade from the original Pixel. The best part about Google's flagship phones is that they maintain the high-end…

2017 Apple MacBook Pro 13″

Earlier this month I bought a 2017 MacBook Pro 13" since my old MacBook Air was frustratingly slow with even minimal multi-tasking. I opted not to buy the MacBook Pro with touch bar since I think this feature is rather distracting and in…

Samsung Gear S3 Smartwatch

I recently upgraded my Moto 360 (first generation) smartwatch to Samsung's Gear S3, and my goodness, what a crazy difference! My Moto 360 could barely get through half a day with only some of its (limited) features enabled due to horrible…

Delete Old Versions Of Chrome On MacOS

Depending on how long you've been using Google's Chrome web browser application on Mac OS X, you may be able to reclaim a substantial amount of hard drive space without deleting any important data.

Responsive Web Design Is Essential

In the modern day of social media, having a website that incorporates a responsive design is not an option - it's essential. Responsive web designs utilize grid systems, flexible images, and the CSS3 @media query to render pages…

TaoTronics Sound Bar

Amazon recently had a deal on its #1 product in the car audio/subwoofer category - the TaoTronics Sound Bar (wired and bluetooth audio). For $89 on Amazon Prime, I think I made a great choice with this gadget!