Amit Srivatsa

Writer. Humorist. Left-leaning Liberal.
iPhone X in India

iPhone X: The Number 1 Premium Handset in India

Last November, when iPhone X was launched with a whopping price tag of Rs. 83,9000 for its base model and Rs. 1.02 lakh for the 256GB, it became the first mainstream handset in India to cross the mark of  rupees 1 lakh (What a historic day!!). Needless to say there was a flurry to complaints and cries, with pre-order offers like Jio Cashback doing little to ease the pain.

It was too pricey. It was doomed in a price sensitive marketing like India, it just wasn’t worth it – All these arguments, although credible, have been proven wrong! Read more

iOS 11 update

All You Need To Know About The iOS 11 Updates

Apple’s operating system has always been one of the cornerstones of its business. The iOS 11, released on 19 September came with significant improvements over its predecessor iOS 10 and paved the way for amazing possibilities for Augmented Reality for games, apps, etc. But unfortunately, Apple’s latest OS came laden with a series of bugs. Remember the autocorrect bug which denied us the liberty of using the letter “I” or the times when Siri decided to give a cold shoulder? Thankfully Apple decided to fix these issues which led to subsequent updates. So, here’s a walkthrough of all the updates in iOS 11.  Read more

Touch ID iPhone

Apple Might Bid Adieu to the Iconic Touch ID Once and For All

While it’s a little early to be trusting rumours and speculations, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, backed by a strong track record of Apple hardware forecasts, revealed that the American tech giant might ditch the much-loved Touch ID in favour of the yet-to-be-proven Face ID in all future iPhone models. Read more