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Five tablets and phones from China making a difference
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Cellphones

Five tablets and phones from China making a difference

February 7th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Even as the novelty of a sub-S$200 smartphone fades, the good value promise of phones from China still holds for many consumers....
Catch up on free TV this Lunar New Year with StarHub, Singtel, Netflix
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Media

Catch up on free TV this Lunar New Year with StarHub, Singtel, Netflix

February 5th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
It's going to be a packed holiday for couch potatoes, no matter if you're just surfing channels or sifting through Netflix's...
Goondu review: XCOM 2 can be immensely satisfying
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Gaming

Goondu review: XCOM 2 can be immensely satisfying

February 4th, 2016 | by Hui Bin Yap
Set in 2035, 20 years after the events of XCOM Enemy Unknown, XCOM 2 features similar gameplay but improved interface and...
Singtel brings 10Gbps fibre to homes, fastest yet in Singapore
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Internet

Singtel brings 10Gbps fibre to homes, fastest yet in Singapore

February 3rd, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Such a fibre broadband service demands many changes, especially in hardware and cabling, so it will take time for costs to come...
Microsoft, Google dominate nascent cloud e-mail market
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Enterprise

Microsoft, Google dominate nascent cloud e-mail market

February 3rd, 2016 | by Aaron Tan
The two tech giants have carved out their respective markets, with Google being more popular among smaller firms and in...
One in three home routers to double as public Wi-Fi hotspots
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Internet

One in three home routers to double as public Wi-Fi hotspots

February 1st, 2016 | by Aaron Tan
These so-called ‘homespot’ routers essentially create two wireless networks separated by a firewall: one network is for...
Expect phone hacking, fraud to rise as mobile transactions become common
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Cellphones

Expect phone hacking, fraud to rise as mobile transactions become common

January 31st, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The question for consumers, as more turn to the phone as a mobile wallet, is whether they want more convenience or security....
Out in Singapore, Visa Checkout promises easier online shopping
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Internet

Out in Singapore, Visa Checkout promises easier online shopping

January 30th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The service lets users pay for items more easily, without having to fill in the same details so often....
Goondu review: LG V10 packs two screens
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Cellphones

Goondu review: LG V10 packs two screens

January 29th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Kudos go to LG for raising the bar for music lovers and making it easy to check the time on the second screen - an everyday...
Eight unique Xbox One consoles to welcome Year of Monkey for grabs
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Gaming

Eight unique Xbox One consoles to welcome Year of Monkey for grabs

January 28th, 2016 | by Desmond Koh
Microsoft is celebrating this Asian festival by giving away eight unique, Lunar New Year-themed Xbox One consoles to their fans...
TomTom Spark fitness watch comes to Singapore
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Mobile

TomTom Spark fitness watch comes to Singapore

January 28th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
TomTom's wearable is geared towards fitness enthusiasts who like its previous fitness watches that offer long battery life - and...
Uber-like courier service promises speedy deliveries
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Internet

Uber-like courier service promises speedy deliveries

January 28th, 2016 | by Aaron Tan
It features an authentication technology that replaces the arbitrary signatures traditional couriers usually use to confirm...
NEC opens a Cyber Security Factory in Singapore
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Internet

NEC opens a Cyber Security Factory in Singapore

January 27th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The new centre will bring more expertise to these shores, while also training up more professionals to prepare for online...
Hands On: Asus ROG GX700 gaming laptop
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Gaming

Hands On: Asus ROG GX700 gaming laptop

January 25th, 2016 | by Wilson Wong
Asus' new portable gaming machine comes with an external watercooling system. Because you can....
Hands on: Klipsch R6i On-Ear
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Audio-visual

Hands on: Klipsch R6i On-Ear

January 25th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Ultimately, whether you'd like the R6i On-Ear is down to how much bass you'd like in your music....
Six in 10 children in S’pore want to develop cyber skills: Intel Security
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Enterprise

Six in 10 children in S’pore want to develop cyber skills: Intel Security

January 22nd, 2016 | by Desmond Koh
This growing interest in the technology sector contrasts with the trends in the past five to 10 years, which saw graduates...
Q&A: Open source still matters
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Enterprise

Q&A: Open source still matters

January 21st, 2016 | by Aaron Tan
While open source software (OSS) used to be a divisive force in the IT industry, it's no longer the case today - more enterprises...
Intel outs 6th-gen Core vPro chips for professionals
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Enterprise

Intel outs 6th-gen Core vPro chips for professionals

January 20th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Built into the hardware, it lets you identify yourself with more than just a simple password through the more secure multi-factor...
Commentary: About time IDA and MDA merged
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Internet

Commentary: About time IDA and MDA merged

January 18th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
With the long overdue merger, the hope is that the new regulators will take a light-touch approach....
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Internet

Netflix to show on StarHub Fibre TV from Q2 2016

January 18th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
However, the service will not be available to cable TV subscribers....