16 January, 2021

Pocket Cosmos

Movies on your palm, ear canal-fitting phones, what's next?

Narendra Bisht
Pocket Cosmos
Nothing piques the modern mind quite like technology. Look around, it's got us surrounded. With our economy on a happy upswing, gadgets like MP3 players, slick cellphones and svelte laptops are proliferating. And we're not averse to flaunting our toys. But with technology filtering down the way it is, it's easy to become 'just another' user of even a new gadget. Nothing quite irks a technophile more than toting a has-been gizmo. Having seen through waves of technologies and gadgets, I'd like to share with you some of my fantasies—you'll drool, you'll want them... though you might just have to travel to Land's end to get them. But then, there are those who will do anything for technology and gadget dominance, right?

This goes out to all audiophiles—have you heard of Sennheiser? Sure you have. Bose? Sure. How about Ultimate Ears? If you haven't heard of that, it's probably because they're not keen on advertising. Acclaimed as being at the pinnacle of portable headphone manufacturing, Ultimate Ears has the distinction of creating...


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