I hope this title needs no introduction, at least after the much googled apple's announcement. Two sizes, twenty models and nearly twenty thousand US dollars for a gold edition, apple is in its league for an April 24 release. It is after all a watch that the Swiss doesn't give a miss. Tag Heuer signalled its intention of manufacturing an android luxury by Christmas. Period. But how many of us have heard of Pebble? They have already made two successful (really) smartwatches that run 7 days long without charging. (while apple, sony, samsung, moto 360 and all big boys could not make it to even second sun!). Pebble time is their next gen colour screen model, to be rolled out in May-June for the Kickstarter backers. I will write about kickstarter some time later, but its okey for now to conclude saying, one such 179$ piece will soon get shipped to my address as well. Smart to watch
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Flawless alone flies. This is my first ever hands on with FedEx, or any international courier for that matter. A little over 2 kg thing is being pigeoned for the past 3 days, with a tag of a potential bollywood film title 'Indianapolis to India'. The convenient part of it being the mail i received on day 1 with the tracking number hyperlinked. Just one click, and it shows you with minutes precision, the weight of it and the wait for it. Hassle free! And for those who are just ready to suspect me, before you have a go, visit here for the cargo. Its really not late. U could also pen your name on a new one paying 30$ less. Just have to be as lucky as i am. The Fright
Let me amend it further; Flawless and Fearless fly. On that day, Lance Klusener was flawless. Steve Waugh was fearless. English summer '99 witnessed a day which portrayed which one of the two prevailed. However faint it sounds, Faith is the nearest i choose for the word Fearless. Faith …
I may be old fashioned, 'digital is great, but papers are perfect'. The love for instant cameras started from good old toddler days. A portrait peeping out in a minute is an unmatchable joy. If you are with me on this, then take these picks.
As the name suggests, 'Fujifilm instax mini 90 neo' is classic. The brown coloured piece is just what you wanted. Retro looks with a view finder, bulb exposure and quite a few modes, eyes in a party can't give a miss. 150$ won't burn your pocket too. Only trouble is that it lacks any digital capacity. You can't store anything, but to shoot and print. Also, mind, the cost per print can be 20 Indian rupees per picture!
My vote though is reserved for the upcoming ' Polaroid Snap' an instant and digital camera from a company that just revived itself from bankruptcy. This one will hit the stores in four colours, print using Zero-ink technology (seriously! no ink, but heat activation of colorized crys…