Goodbye Nokia

As of last week I go from a staunch Nokian to an Aikon! Here’s a rant of what happened and a recap to – the birth of ‘my love’ for gadgets!

My tryst with mobile phones began roughly six years ago when my mom got me a Nokia 3200, which at the time of it’s inception was a great mobile. I’ll say I was smitten by the technology bug soon after entering the fascinating world of handhelds.

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Technology – Where Do We Stand?

Has India managed to embrace technology as it is today? A small incident to higlight the truth…

‘I love gadgets’ Yes I really do. In fact, this ‘new found’ love made me start a community by the same name in orkut (publicity 😉 ). But sometimes, I really find myself in the wrong place as far as electronics go.

I happened to make a call to a shop, selling all consumer electronic items, to enquire about the pricing of a flat screen TV (out of curiosity of course 🙂 ).

“Do you have any flat screen TV? How much is the cost?”

“We don’t procure them sir, nobody in this place (you can take it as Chennai) will get it!”

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