Seven reasons why a Kindle is a bookworm traveller’s best friend

We keep hearing and reading about how electronic books (or e-books, as the tech pundits like to call them) will ultimately replace paper books....

Planning holidays, with user generated travel content

The following post is a column I wrote for the Hindustan Times, a leading daily in India. You can access its web version by...

Nokia N8: A Great Phone for Travellers

By Nimish Dubey The world has been buzzing about the launch of the latest flagship phone from Nokia, the N8. We got a chance to...

The Kindle: Some Basic Information & FAQs

By Nimish Dubey Our post on the Kindle's travel-friendliness has led to a number of queries about the device. While we have answered those made...

Travel Tech: Buying a GPS Phone – A Primer

With GPS rapidly becoming a regular feature of mid-segment phones, an increasing number of travellers are taking GPS into consideration while purchasing handsets, as...

Mobile Photography: Five Phones that can make you leave your camera...

We still do not think that cameras on phones can compete with decent prosumers and DSLRs. But these five can more than compensate for...

The new iPods, from the traveller’s perspective

The world has been buzzing about the new iPods released by Apple last week and while they are no doubt good devices from the...

Travel Tech: Travel the world without leaving your chair; Google Earth...

By Nimish Dubey Of all of Google's formidable array of software applications, few are as travel-friendly as Google Earth. This software literally lets you look...

Wink: Not a Kindle killer, in travel terms

By Nimish Dubey We sparked a fair bit of debate last week when we said that Amazon's e-book reader, the Kindle, was the best option...

Tech: Myst – The game for all travellers

By Nimish Dubey Travelling and videogames do not generally go together. The former is considered for those who love the great outdoors, the latter for...