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Hands On: Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro
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Hands On: Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro

October 31st, 2014 | by Wilson Wong
The best new feature is a built-in Pico projector being mounted inside the Yoga's spine that could project a 50-inch image on a...
Cisco’s connective glue for a network of clouds
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Cisco’s connective glue for a network of clouds

October 30th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
In a post-Snowden world where data security has become a top priority for most enterprises, there is a growing need to make computer networks more resilient than before. In fact, large companies are already tapping different...
Oppo shines with top-end N3 and skinny R5 phones
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Oppo shines with top-end N3 and skinny R5 phones

October 30th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
They will put Oppo squarely in the fight against the big hitters like Samsung and...
Singapore’s first Bluetooth beacon marketing campaign takes aims at runners
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Singapore’s first Bluetooth beacon marketing campaign takes aims at runners

October 29th, 2014 | by Raymond Lau
The gamification fad appears to have died down, but that’s not stopping Pocari Sweat and 7-Eleven from launching a mobile app that rewards runners who are near Bluetooth beacons placed in 7-Eleven outlets across...
Singapore cloud services registry gets analytics boost
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Singapore cloud services registry gets analytics boost

October 29th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
Singapore’s cloud services registry now offers almost real-time analytics on how various cloud services are faring, the Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) said today. Speaking at the opening of the Cloud Asia 2014...
IT chiefs: The cloud is no longer new and disruptive
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IT chiefs: The cloud is no longer new and disruptive

October 28th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
IT head honchos in the Asia-Pacific region no longer see cloud computing as being new and disruptive, a new study has found. Instead, they are planning to ride on mega trends such as Internet of Things, mobility and big data to...
New data discovery service opens access to private data
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New data discovery service opens access to private data

October 28th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
Businesses and software developers can now tap on a new data discovery service to access heaps of privately owned data ranging from property listings and postal addresses to business registration records. Dubbed Data as a Service...
Moto G arrives in Singapore, joins low-cost phone fight
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Moto G arrives in Singapore, joins low-cost phone fight

October 28th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Yet another low-cost smartphone is turning up in Singapore, with the arrival of the Moto G today for an attractive...
Salesforce to expand cloud offerings, eyes SAP
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Salesforce to expand cloud offerings, eyes SAP

October 27th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
Salesforce.com is gearing up for a wider range of cloud-based software targeted at specific industries, going beyond its comfort zone of delivering online customer relationship management (CRM) software. In a meeting with...
World’s first biometric contactless payment card is here, but issues persist
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World’s first biometric contactless payment card is here, but issues persist

October 27th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
MasterCard has partnered biometric technology firm Zwipe to introduce the world’s first contactless payment card that can store and read the cardholder’s fingerprint...
SAP to open Singapore innovation centre, shows off Google Glass app
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SAP to open Singapore innovation centre, shows off Google Glass app

October 24th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
More doctors could be using Google Glass to examine a patient’s vital signs, if an augmented reality app being tested by technology giant SAP becomes reality. Dubbed We Care, the app also lets doctors retrieve a...
With Slurp, Malaysia’s Silent Mode eyes a slice of food delivery tech pie
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With Slurp, Malaysia’s Silent Mode eyes a slice of food delivery tech pie

October 24th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
Malaysia IT provider Silent Mode has launched its Slurp food delivery app that lets you order food from restaurants in the country. Similar to Foodpanda in Singapore, the Slurp app for iOS and Android devices will be useful to...
Goondu review: Dell Inspiron 11 3000 “2-in-1″
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Goondu review: Dell Inspiron 11 3000 “2-in-1″

October 23rd, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
If you want an affordable touch-screen machine that also had a full-sized keyboard, Dell wants you to take a look at its new S$699 Inspiron 11...
Goondu review: WD TV Media Player
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Goondu review: WD TV Media Player

October 22nd, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
Cord cutters, a term that refers to folks who trade their cable TV subscriptions for online video services, would typically use a media player to stream content from a home server or an Internet TV service such...
Goondu review: Samsung Galaxy Note 4
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Goondu review: Samsung Galaxy Note 4

October 22nd, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
If you can live with the larger size, the Galaxy Note 4 will be the no-holds barred Android gizmo to own this...
Singapore startup GNum secures S$7 million in seed funding
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Singapore startup GNum secures S$7 million in seed funding

October 21st, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
Singapore tech startup GNum has raised S$7 million in seed funding for a service that lets people make and receive phone calls through a Web address. Similar to click-to-call links on contact information webpages, you simply...
Hands On: Asus ZenWatch
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Hands On: Asus ZenWatch

October 21st, 2014 | by Wilson Wong
For guys, the handsome ZenWatch with a leather strap is great for work as well as a casual day out. It won't look out of place for a dinner at a fancy...
Public trial of driverless vehicles kicks off at Chinese and Japanese Gardens
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Public trial of driverless vehicles kicks off at Chinese and Japanese Gardens

October 20th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
Two driverless golf buggies will soon ply the grounds of the Chinese and Japanese Gardens in Singapore’s first public trial of autonomous vehicles. From 23 Oct to 1 Nov 2014, visitors can book any of the vehicles through a...
Aftershock S-15 custom gaming notebook packs serious power
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Aftershock S-15 custom gaming notebook packs serious power

October 19th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
Aftershock, a local start-up known for its line of customisable performance laptops, has launched the S-15 gaming notebook that packs topnotch PC components into a 2.43kg package. What differentiates the S-15 – which starts...
Google unveils Nexus 6, Nexus 9 with little fanfare
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Google unveils Nexus 6, Nexus 9 with little fanfare

October 16th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The Nexus 6 is a return to the best of what Android phones can provide, unlike low-cost options before...