Home > Authors > Jaison Lewis

Jaison Lewis

Jaison Lewis

Freelance Features Writer / Editor / Tech Columnist

Articles

Mastodon, is it a real Twitter alternative?

Mastodon, is it a real Twitter alternative?

After the Elon Musk takeover of Twitter, there has been some chatter about alternatives, with Mastodon leading the way. Here is the what, why, and how of the platform... [Read More]

04 December,2022 09:53 AM IST | Mumbai | Jaison Lewis
Merry Gifting

Merry Gifting

With Christmas and the new year fast approaching, here is a techie gift guide for those geeks in your life. Look for those Cyber Monday deals... [Read More]

27 November,2022 07:52 AM IST | Mumbai | Jaison Lewis
Essentials to equip your macOS

Essentials to equip your macOS

It’s your first Apple computer, and you are looking for basic apps to install. Here are the essential needs of your device... [Read More]

20 November,2022 07:42 AM IST | Mumbai | Jaison Lewis
Being real about BeReal

Being real about BeReal

A small guide to this latest social media sensation you would want to be a part of. This guide will explain the app and how you can indulge in it... [Read More]

13 November,2022 10:11 AM IST | Mumbai | Jaison Lewis
Holy nightmare batman

Holy nightmare batman

Gotham Knights should have been a slam dunk. Instead, it’s just a terrible snooze fest of repeated missions and lacklustre combat... [Read More]

06 November,2022 07:08 AM IST | Mumbai | Jaison Lewis
Load More Articles

Photos

Meet the characters of Jackie, Sunny, Sanjay, Mithun-starrer 'Baap'

Meet the characters of Jackie, Sunny, Sanjay, Mithun-starrer 'Baap'

90s nostalgia is on as Sunny Deol, Sanjay Dutt, Jackie Shroff and Mithun Chakraborty are coming together in a new film. On Sunday, the makers dropped the first look featuring the four actors. (All Photos/ PR)... [Read More]

10 November,2022 02:19 PM IST | Mumbai
Viral Photos Of The Week: A 90s reunion

Viral Photos Of The Week: A 90s reunion

The past week saw several Bollywood Diwali parties being hosted by different people. Stars were seen out and about in the city as they marked their presence at the parties. Such parties also give artists an opportunity to spend time with their colleagues and a treat for fans as it calls for reunion time. (All Photos/ Raveena Tandon, Madhuri Dixit, and Karisma Kapoor`s Instagram handle)... [Read More]

23 October,2022 12:13 PM IST
In Pics: Neeraj Chopra bags silver at World Championships 2022

In Pics: Neeraj Chopra bags silver at World Championships 2022

Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra created history when he bagged silver at the World Championships 2022. By doing so, he became only the second Indian and the first ever male track and field athlete to bag a medal at the coveted event. Neeraj Chopra a best throw of 88.13m, which came in the fourth round, to finish second behind defending champion Anderson Peters of Grenada (90.54m). Pics courtesy: AP/PTI and AFP... [Read More]

24 July,2022 12:41 PM IST
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Rani Mukerji, Preity Zinta bring back '90s memories

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Rani Mukerji, Preity Zinta bring back '90s memories

On the occasion of Karan Johar`s 50th birthday on Wednesday, celebrities from the film fraternity took to social media and showered birthday love on the filmmaker. For the celebration, Karan organised a grand birthday bash at his Bandra residence and invited all his close friends. Celebrities like Farah Khan, Gauri Khan, Maheep Kapoor, Ayan Mukerji, Apoorva Mehta, Seema Kiran Sajdeh, Manish Malhotra, and a few others got spotted as they arrived for the bash. (All photos: Anaita Shroff Adjania, Preity Zinta, Juhi Chawla, Malaika Arora, Raveena Tandon`s social media account)... [Read More]

27 May,2022 08:27 AM IST
Ranveer Singh: Being in character, moves stumbled out; Ranbir Kapoor in Manali

Ranveer Singh: Being in character, moves stumbled out; Ranbir Kapoor in Manali

As Jayeshbhai Jordaar’s first song drops online, Ranveer on how he danced to Firecracker without the aid of a choreographer. Ranbir Kapoor, Rashmika Mandanna reach Manali for `Animal` shoot. Watch video! Raveena Tandon: I was too real for the 90s’ media. Ajay Devgn defends association with tobacco brand, says he was only promoting `elaichi`... [Read More]

22 April,2022 08:33 PM IST
20 years of Gujarat riots: A lookback in pictures

20 years of Gujarat riots: A lookback in pictures

In what could be called as the worst bloodbath in the history of independent India, Gujarat witnessed intense communal riots, which began on February 28, 2002, leaving over a thousand dead, 2,500 injured, and roughly 1,50,000 people displaced in the ensuing weeks. The three-day rioting was triggered by the burning of a train in Godhra, on February 27, which caused the deaths of 58 Hindu pilgrims returning from Ayodhya. Following the initial riots, there were further outbreaks of violence in the state for three months. . In the massacre of Naroda Patiya, over 90 people were killed followed by the Gulbarg Society massacre, where a mob of 400 people killed the residents. As the nation remembers the tragedy 20 years later, here`s the story of the Gujarat riots in pictures. All pics/ AFP... [Read More]

28 February,2022 06:07 PM IST
Bappi Lahiri passes away: Ila, Sakshi, Poonam pay respects singer's home in Juhu

Bappi Lahiri passes away: Ila, Sakshi, Poonam pay respects singer's home in Juhu

Bappi Lahiri, who popularised disco music in Indian cinema in the 80s and 90s, passed away following multiple health issues on Tuesday night at CritiCare Hospital in Juhu. The 69-year-old music composer had been admitted to the hospital for a month and was discharged on Monday. Kajol, Tanuja, Sharbani Mukherjee, Deb Mukherjee, Alka Yagnik, and other Bollywood celebrities offered their condolences at his Juhu residence. We have pictures... [Read More]

16 February,2022 04:56 PM IST
Shershaah one of the highest rated films on IMDb, Dhamaka in The New York Times

Shershaah one of the highest rated films on IMDb, Dhamaka in The New York Times

Sidharth Malhotra`s Shershaah one of the highest rated films on IMDb. Kartik Aaryan`s Dhamaka featured in The New York Times. Ram Madhvani talks about Aarya 2. RRR to premiere on OTT 90 days after theatrical release. All Pictures Courtesy: Mid-day Archives... [Read More]

11 December,2021 12:15 AM IST
Load More Gallery

Videos

Papon, Dhvani Bhanushali & Other Musicians Pay Tribute To Late Singer KK

Papon, Dhvani Bhanushali & Other Musicians Pay Tribute To Late Singer KK

For the numerous KK fans out there, his birth anniversary will be as extraordinary as the singer himself. Memorable songs of KK were crooned by his friends and celebrated stalwarts from the music industry like Papon, Shaan, Pritam, Leslie Lewis, Benny Dayal, and Dhvani Bhanushali. KK’s children Nakul and Tamara too joined in to pay tribute to one of the greatest singers of our times. In addition to that, KK’s original band also performed at the concert. ... [Read More]

24 August,2022 03:42 PM IST | Mumbai
Mumbai Covid-19 Update: Data Analysis Says 90 pc Who Died Had Two Comorbidities

Mumbai Covid-19 Update: Data Analysis Says 90 pc Who Died Had Two Comorbidities

Over a hundred deaths were reported during the third wave at the Seven Hills Hospital in Mumbai. As per a BMC report on Covid-19 deaths in the hospital, 135 patients died out of the 4,256 admitted between December 1-January 18 and 80 per cent of them were senior citizens.... [Read More]

29 January,2022 09:36 PM IST | Mumbai
India Registers First Omicron Death And Single-Day Spike Of 90,928 Covid Cases

India Registers First Omicron Death And Single-Day Spike Of 90,928 Covid Cases

#India on Wednesday recorded the first death linked to the #Omicron in Rajasthan’s #Udaipur. The country saw a single-day rise of 58,097 new #covid19 cases and 534 deaths till Thursday morning... [Read More]

06 January,2022 10:37 PM IST | Mumbai
90s band UB40 speaks about the music scene these days and their world tour

90s band UB40 speaks about the music scene these days and their world tour

Anyone who belongs to the ’90s knows and loves the band UB40. Their song, Red Red Wine, could easily be on every hot-blooded Indian’s romance playlist. And for those who didn’t know this, they are still making and releasing music. Last month, they released Bigga Baggariddim, a celebration of reggae. The release also comes at a time when the reggae legends are preparing for their autumn-winter stadium tour. Sunday Mid-Day caught up with Robin Campbell, Jimmy Brown, and Matt Doyle, as they spoke about how music these days is decided by an algorithm, and why they want to come back to India.... [Read More]

15 August,2021 02:27 PM IST | Mumbai
Flexnest Flexbike Review: Go virtual biking with this exercise bike

Flexnest Flexbike Review: Go virtual biking with this exercise bike

The Flexnest Flexbike is built like a tank. It is super sturdy and metal all over. The bike has everything within reach including the tablet holder, the resistance knob and the water bottle holder. The Flexnest Flexbike connects to the phone via Bluetooth, but will that make a difference to your workout routine? Watch the video to find out more... [Read More]

25 July,2021 11:24 AM IST | Mumbai
ASUS Zenbook 14 review: Technophile Jaison Lewis

ASUS Zenbook 14 review: Technophile Jaison Lewis

This week, Mid-Day`s Technophile Jaison Lewis reviews the ASUS Zenbook 14. Jaison says this laptop is lightweight, powerful and has one of the best battery performances that he`s seen, calling it a `worthy investment`. Watch the full review in this video.... [Read More]

30 May,2021 12:09 PM IST | Mumbai
One Plus 9 Pro phone review by Technophile Jaison Lewis

One Plus 9 Pro phone review by Technophile Jaison Lewis

In this video, Mid-Day`s technophile Jaison Lewis reviews the latest One Plus 9 pro mobile phone. He says that just like other Pro phones, the One Plus 9 Pro is packed with features and specs. He also says that the One Plus9 Pro with the Hasselblad collaboration is a phone with lots of hidden potentials. Watch this video to find out the full review.... [Read More]

02 May,2021 01:56 PM IST | Mumbai
Asus ROG 5 gaming phone review by Technophile Jaison Lewis

Asus ROG 5 gaming phone review by Technophile Jaison Lewis

Mid-Day`s technophile, Jaison Lewis reviews the brand new ROG 5 gaming phone by Asus. Jaison says, "As is tradition with the ROG phone this one comes with cutting edge specs." Find out more in this video review.... [Read More]

11 April,2021 10:44 AM IST | Mumbai
Load More Videos

Articles

Load More Articles

Photos

Load More Gallery

Videos

Load More Videos

Podcast

Load More Podcast

results for sorted by

Load More Articles
This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK