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REVIEW: My experience with Aftershokz Trekz Titanium Bone Conducting headphones

I bought the Trekz Titanium Bone Conduction headphones ( on a whim on a recent trip to Boston. I don’t usually listen to music while running but Brookstone had an awesome offer running on this pair and I got it

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Nokia Lumia 920 / Windows Phone 8 Review

I’ve been using an iPhone since around 2008 and finally in February this year, I decided I had enough of an OS that was really not innovating fast enough. I sold my 4-month old iPhone 5 and switched to Lumia

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iCloud : just a pretty puff of gas?

Spent some part of the Sunday playing around with iCloud, checking if it makes my multi-device syncing life any better. By the end of it, I had pretty much switched most of the iCloud services off. And here’s why. But

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iOS 5 Beta – first impressions

I have installed the iOS 5 beta on my iPhone 4 and here are initial impressions. Remember, you need iTunes 5 Beta to install iOS5. GOOD: New notification format is nice – certainly not new and does not change my

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Consolidating your iTunes Library across Mac and Windows

Just finished consolidating music in my iTunes library on my Macbook, with my home Windows PC using Homeshare. It works like a cinch. Not only that, on my Windows PC, also consolidated the library for all users (self, wife, son)

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Compare Google Nexus One v/s iPhone 3g

Just switched to my new Nexus One from an iPhone 3G (and Sony Ericsson P1i before that). So far the Nexus One is winning. (UPDATE: 18Jan: I have to change that, the N1 is not necessarily a clear winner. The

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Mac V/s Windows

I have been using a mac for the last month or so now and thought I should compile my experiences so far. To put it in short, a Mac is a great girlfriend, but not wife material. She’s young, beautiful,

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