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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...
Alien vs Predator 2000 is free on GOG.com
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Alien vs Predator 2000 is free on GOG.com

October 16th, 2014 | by Hui Bin Yap
Relive those harrowing moments in the tight confines of space through Alien vs Predator 2000, an updated version of the classic shooter released in 2000....
Wearable tech remains a “cool factor” in enterprises
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Wearable tech remains a “cool factor” in enterprises

October 16th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
Wearable computing has been hailed as the next big thing in the mobile revolution, but don’t expect it to be widely embraced by enterprises anytime soon. “It’s still in the cool factor stage,” said...
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Leaked Dropbox accounts or no, consumers have to wise up on security

October 15th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Clearly the threat has increased and a change of mindset is needed for users to keep attackers at bay....
Microsoft, Salesforce join hands in Office and Windows
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Microsoft, Salesforce join hands in Office and Windows

October 14th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
It would have been hard to imagine Microsoft and Salesforce sharing the same stage a year ago, but the two adversaries did just that today. At the Dreamforce conference, the tech giants, which compete in cloud computing software,...
With Wave, Salesforce.com wants to disrupt the analytics market
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With Wave, Salesforce.com wants to disrupt the analytics market

October 13th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
For years, Salesforce.com, the poster boy of cloud computing, has been criticised for offering pretty dashboards that do not do anything more than generating charts and reports of a company’s sales and marketing...
Hands on: Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop
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Hands on: Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop

October 12th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
It's not cheap, but this ergonomic keyboard and mouse combo does help your posture. It looks sleek on your desktop...
Line messaging, iTunes gift card scams re-appear in Singapore
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Line messaging, iTunes gift card scams re-appear in Singapore

October 8th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Singapore mobile phone users are being told to buy iTunes gift cards on behalf of fraudsters who pose as their friends on the popular Line messaging app, in the latest online scam revealed by police...
SingTel, FireEye ink US$50m deal to boost cyber security in region
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SingTel, FireEye ink US$50m deal to boost cyber security in region

October 7th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Two operations centres will be set up in Singapore and Sydney - next to SingTel's network operations centres - to better monitor...
HP to split into two companies, raising questions
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HP to split into two companies, raising questions

October 6th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
update In a sign that Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman’s efforts to restructure the ailing tech giant is far from over, HP is reportedly planning to hive off its enterprise business as a separate company from its PC and printing...
Hands on: Nikon D810
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Hands on: Nikon D810

October 5th, 2014 | by Wilson Wong
If sports and action photography is your thing, the 51-point focusing system will warrant the...
Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge
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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge

October 4th, 2014 | by Wilson Wong
When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note “phablet” three years ago, detractors mocked the huge size of the device at a time when smartphones were getting thinner. But it didn’t take too long for consumers to...
Hands on: BlackBerry Passport
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Hands on: BlackBerry Passport

October 2nd, 2014 | by Alvin Lai
Former tech darling BlackBerry has made its boldest move yet with the BlackBerry Passport, an oddly squarish phone that even the company has acknowledged is not for everyone. While analysts are anticipating that...
Hands on: Asus Republic of Gamers GR8 gaming PC
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Hands on: Asus Republic of Gamers GR8 gaming PC

October 2nd, 2014 | by Wilson Wong
Mention a gaming PC and the first thing that comes to mind is a huge machine with enough room to house a water cooling system, plus a slew of hard disks and graphics cards. The Asus GR8, on the other hand, packs the guts of a...
Goondu Review: ASUS Transformer Pad TF103C
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Goondu Review: ASUS Transformer Pad TF103C

October 1st, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
The tablet hybrid proves to be a reliable netbook replacement that handles productivity tasks with ease, with horsepower to spare for a game or...
Hands on: Oppo N1 mini is an impressive camera phone
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Hands on: Oppo N1 mini is an impressive camera phone

September 30th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Pleasant is the word that comes to mind when you want to describe the experience with the N1...