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Why can’t I get 1Gbps on my fibre broadband at home?
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Why can’t I get 1Gbps on my fibre broadband at home?

March 27th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
*+-What are the roadblocks in the way of you reaching top speed? Here are a few, and how to remove...
Goondu DIY: tips for buying a printer – Considerations
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Goondu DIY: tips for buying a printer – Considerations

August 30th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
*+-Totally new to buying a printer? Here's an ultimate goondu guide to selecting the right...
Goondu DIY: tips for buying a printer – Types
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Goondu DIY: tips for buying a printer – Types

August 30th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
*+-Totally new to buying a printer? Here's an ultimate goondu guide to selecting the right...
Goondu DIY: blocking spam on your phone
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Goondu DIY: blocking spam on your phone

December 27th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Consumers can still take some steps to keep out unwanted messages and calls on their phones, though they are not as effective as a robust do-not-call...
Goondu DIY: Manually get your Nexus device to update to Android 4.3
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Goondu DIY: Manually get your Nexus device to update to Android 4.3

July 30th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Before grabbing the latest ROMs out there, these two simple workarounds may be worth trying...
Goondu DIY: Playing your digital music anywhere
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Goondu DIY: Playing your digital music anywhere

July 19th, 2013 | by Staff Writer
*+-Here are some tips on how best to customise your digital music for each listening environment, whether you are on the go or lounging at...
Goondu DIY: sourcing, storing and managing your digital music
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Goondu DIY: sourcing, storing and managing your digital music

May 31st, 2013 | by Staff Writer
*+-In the first of a three-part series on how to get the best from digital music, we'll provide some quick tips for sourcing, storing and managing your...
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Goondu DIY: simple tweaks for the Samsung Galaxy S4

May 4th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Love the phone but can't stand Samsung's interface? Here are some simple tips anyone can...
Goondu pro-tip: enhance your Windows 8 Store experience
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Goondu pro-tip: enhance your Windows 8 Store experience

January 4th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
*+-Geographical restrictions are the bane of consumers who want the freedom of accessing content wherever they choose, and Windows 8 is no different. Log in to the Store with your home country set as Singapore and you’ll see...
Tips for upgrading to (and getting used to) Windows 8
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Tips for upgrading to (and getting used to) Windows 8

October 28th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
*+-The new interface, built with touch screens in mind, can be a bewildering for users who are used to seeing their old Windows...
Picking the right Windows 8 version and device
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Picking the right Windows 8 version and device

October 21st, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Even some folks in Microsoft are confused with the various versions of the new software out next week. Here's a quick primer if you are buying a Windows 8 tablet, laptop or...
Five things to note when posting on Facebook, after Amy Cheong case
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Five things to note when posting on Facebook, after Amy Cheong case

October 9th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
*+-When she posted those insensitive remarks on Facebook, Amy Cheong probably never expected, in even her worst nightmares, that she’d be sacked the next day and hounded out of the country by an angry online community. Yet,...
Goondu DIY: Watching Netflix and Hulu in Singapore
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Goondu DIY: Watching Netflix and Hulu in Singapore

September 17th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Many broadband users in Singapore are hooking up to these services even though they are only available to folks in the US. It's simple: you just trick them into believing that you're in the...
Goondu DIY: Data roaming? No thanks, I’ll have a local prepaid card, please
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Goondu DIY: Data roaming? No thanks, I’ll have a local prepaid card, please

August 20th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Not only does it offer cheap local calls, it gives you usually unbeatable mobile Internet rates while you're...
Goondu DIY: build a rocking Ivybridge desktop PC
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Goondu DIY: build a rocking Ivybridge desktop PC

August 2nd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
*+-A geek's adventure in building a desktop PC using the latest Core i7...
Update your Singapore Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 to Ice Cream Sandwich
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Update your Singapore Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 to Ice Cream Sandwich

July 13th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Get your Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update manually for your Samsung Galaxy Tab...
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Goondu DIY: Installing CyanogenMod 9 on Samsung Galaxy S II

July 1st, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
*+-CM9 is well worth checking out, if you are confident with updating the software on your phone. It's stable, good-looking and frankly, what my phone should have come with...
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Goondu DIY: Components for a “bang for buck” gaming PC

June 18th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
*+-It's not the cheapest, or over-the-top, but it should hit the sweet spot for games and everyday tasks like video...
Goondu DIY: check your smartphone’s mobile data usage
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Goondu DIY: check your smartphone’s mobile data usage

June 11th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Telcos have slashed the amount of free data you use to go online on your smartphone each month. Here are some ways to make sure you don't exceed the usage...
Goondu DIY: get your Skype calls on your Bluetooth headset
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Goondu DIY: get your Skype calls on your Bluetooth headset

April 28th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Even though Skype and Bluetooth have both been around for a while, it's still a mystery to many users when it comes to connecting an Internet call to a wireless headset. Here's one way to get that conference call on your...