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Crowds queue up for Samsung Galaxy S III in Singapore

May 30th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
We are told that the phone is sold out in many outlets and M1 just posted on its Facebook page an hour ago that stocks were low at its...
Motorola Razr makes a comeback as Android phone
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Motorola Razr makes a comeback as Android phone

October 19th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
The iconic Razr phone, which once propelled Motorola to number two phone maker but later also almost doomed the company because it could not snap out of its success, is back now as an Android phone with the same slim lines and...
Here comes the US$199 tablet from Amazon, but is it yet another “iPad killer”?
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Here comes the US$199 tablet from Amazon, but is it yet another “iPad killer”?

September 28th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
After weeks of speculation, Amazon has finally unveiled its new Kindle Fire, a 7-inch tablet that will help sell its e-books and streaming movies and, according to experts, be the toughest rival yet to Apple's iPad and iPad2...
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Goodu review: Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

September 21st, 2011 | by limbeer
I’d bet the most common question that any Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 owner would have gotten is,“How does it compare with the iPad 2?”. So having spent more than two weeks with mine (a 16GB Wifi Galaxy Tab 10.1), here’s my...
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Android 2.3.4 update adds GTalk video chat for Nexus S

April 29th, 2011 | by Raymond Lau
Google has begun pushing out the Android 2.3.4 update to its Nexus S flagship phone, adding the highly anticipated feature of voice and video calling within GTalk. This puts it in direct competition with the likes of Skype, which...
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Say hi to the Nexus S, Google’s Gingerbread man

December 7th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
Weeks after rumours of a second Google Nexus phone surfaced on blogs everywhere, the Samsung-made Nexus S has finally been unveiled last night (SGT) by the search...
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Mobile World Congress 2010 – battle of the OS

February 16th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
A quick walk through the yearly Mobile World Congress – the biggest mobile phone show around – and you’ll realise you are actually gazing at a crystal ball that shows what people will tote in their hands in the...
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Google voice search for your phone

November 6th, 2009 | by limbeer
Voice search for your phone – sounds good yeah? I thought so too – so I tried out the latest Google Mobile App‘s voice search feature on my Nokia E71 (which means the S60 flavour of the app). The app is...
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Is this a Hero phone or what?

June 25th, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
Once in a while, a phone can come along and seriously wow you just by its looks. HTC's "hero" phone, aptly called the Hero, is one such gizmo that is just begging to be carried in your hands. Dressed in black and white, this...
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S$238 to S$438 for SingTel HTC Dream

February 20th, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
The first Google Android phone will go sale in Singapore tomorrow with prices ranging from S$238 to S$448, and will be tied to SingTel’s cellphone plans just like the iPhone here. These cellphone plans range from S$39 to...
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Google Android phone makes debut

September 24th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
As anticipated, Google launched the first phone with its Android OS just a while ago in New York. The device, also known as the T-Mobile G1 and HTC Dream, comes with the following specs: -Qualcomm 528MHz chip -ROM: 256MB, RAM:...
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Google/HTC Dream phone to launch tonight (SGT)

September 23rd, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
In the past few months, it’s been photographed and it’s been talked about to no end. No, I’m not thinking of the iPhone, which has a fast-growing list of flaws that now includes a faulty charger that may...
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Nokia ovi – can it better other online services?

September 18th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
A year after announcing its ovi online services, Nokia today showed off a near-complete version of its answer to Google, Yahoo and Microsoft’s online offerings here in Singapore. At a demo for reporters at the Geek Terminal...