2016 in Pocket

Like for 2015, I am among the top 5% of readers in Pocket for 2016 as well.  According to them, “I’ve read 768,828 words in Pocket in 2016, which is like reading 16 books”. My most saved topics in order are Technology, Current Events, Books, Movies, and Health. For a better look, here’s the link to My Year in Pocket… Continue reading 2016 in Pocket

iPhone 7 Announced: Thoughts

iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus were announced along with some other announcements at the Apple Event. I was eager to watch it solely for the iPhone, but soon after the event started, I realised how silly it was to have forgotten that I'd have to listen to certain phrases and keywords if I watch… Continue reading iPhone 7 Announced: Thoughts

Intense Trailer Reactions

"That was intense." It was the first time I watched a trailer reaction, and I liked the idea behind it. Then for about a week I watched many trailer reactions, and reactions to other creators' videos. I discovered some new channels - a few good, a few not so much. But I was tired of… Continue reading Intense Trailer Reactions

Buying Smartphone: Monetary Consideration

The smartphone industry is progressing fast, and having a smartphone for years is not as good an idea. There’s a cycle. Buy a phone, use it, take backup, sell the phone, buy a phone, restore backup, use it, take backup, sell it, and so on. You have something fresh, or relatively fresh, with you and… Continue reading Buying Smartphone: Monetary Consideration

Handle the Worst to Deserve the Best?

Handling the worst to deserve the best does not seem wrong. Something achieved after hardship becomes a thing of much value to the achiever. But how far can this idea be used? There is a statement that has been used so much as to lose its relevance – a cliche. I quote, “If you can't handle… Continue reading Handle the Worst to Deserve the Best?

Tempered Glass and Capacitive Buttons

These days most smartphones come with on-screen navigation buttons, but some still come with capacitive buttons on the bezels. The quality of these buttons is not the same on every model. Most models have a good set of buttons installed, but on some models they are less sensitive and on some they are hyper sensitive. But… Continue reading Tempered Glass and Capacitive Buttons