Q. Are you a gizmo freak?
A. Not typically, but I use quite a lot of gadgets.
Q. What gadgets do you possess?
A. I love my Monte Blanc watch which I purchased recently. I don't go anywhere without wearing it. Apart from my watch, there is a laptop, my I-Pod and many others.
Q. Which is your latest priced possession?
A. Latest priced possession is my apple I-Pod which is the recent addition to my collection.
Q. Do you think gadgets have made our lives simpler?
A. Yes, absolutely. Take an example of laptop. We can chat with anyone in this world just by sitting at home. I completely bow to those who have made our lives simple.
Q. Which is that one discovery (in gadgets) without which you
think life would have been impossible?
A. Cell phone. Life surely would have been impossible in today's fast world without cell phones. Communication is a part and parcel of our daily lives. Thus mobiles are very much important.
Q. Where do you access your email -on phone or on the
A. On laptop.
Q. How important is it to be techno-savvy in today's world?
A. It's very important to be techno-savvy in today's world. At least one needs to know the basics of gadgets; otherwise you will leave behind the world.
Q. There are a lot of complicated gadgets, and they are
expensive too. What do you have to say about them?
A. I don't think there are many complicated gadgets in the market. If I find them complicated, I simply don't buy them. Why to waste money then? And I don't think that gadgets are expensive too. There is a whole lot of range in gadgets and one can buy according to his purchasing power.
Q. The modern Gadgets in the market have made us rely on them
completely. We have literally become dependent on them. Comment on the
A. I think it's good to become dependent on the gadgets. Gadgets are helping us in one way or the other, even though there are some side effects attached. But you need to use them very carefully.
Q. Where do you usually buy your gadgets and gizmos from? Any
suggestions for our readers…
A. I go to Chroma in Malad and buy lot of stuff from there. But, I don't have any particular place as such.