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Hands-on: Google Cardboard
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Hands-on: Google Cardboard

September 11th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
With Facebook’s acquisition of Oculus Rift for US$2 billion and Samsung surprising the tech world with a VR headset, you know something is brewing in virtual...
Google Street View extends reach to university campuses
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Google Street View extends reach to university campuses

August 10th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
Students looking to study in the United States or Canada can now take a new virtual walking tour of 36 university campuses there, as Google adds them to its Street View database this...
Google lets users add own locations on Singapore map
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Google lets users add own locations on Singapore map

June 18th, 2014 | by Jonathan Tan
With a few quick clicks, folks in Singapore can now share their favourite cafes and chill out spots with everyone else by adding them onto Google...
Explore the stadiums and painted streets of World Cup 2014 with Google Maps
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Explore the stadiums and painted streets of World Cup 2014 with Google Maps

June 9th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
As the kick-off to the World Cup 2014 draws near, fret not if your boss is not approving your leave to travel to Brazil and take in all that action in person. You can now explore the 12 tournament stadiums and painted streets, a...
Living with Google for a day
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Living with Google for a day

November 24th, 2013 | by Alvin Lai
Unless you’re the worst kind of Luddite – unconnected, quill-wielding – you probably can’t escape using any of Google’s products and services on any given...
IDC: Android grabs 81 per cent share, Windows improves
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IDC: Android grabs 81 per cent share, Windows improves

November 14th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
The Google operating system made significant strides as people sought out low-cost smartphones, said...
No more glass back for Nexus 5, but specs get updated
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No more glass back for Nexus 5, but specs get updated

November 2nd, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
It comes a number of goodies missing from the previous Nexus 4....
Asus Nexus 7 (2013) comes with LTE now in Singapore
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Asus Nexus 7 (2013) comes with LTE now in Singapore

October 18th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
The 32GB version with Long Term Evolution (LTE) will cost...
SingTel mobile users can soon pay for Android apps through telco
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SingTel mobile users can soon pay for Android apps through telco

August 12th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Smartphone users won't need a credit card to buy apps, and can conveniently pay for them together with the rest of their phone...
New, souped up Nexus 7 out in the US by end-July
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New, souped up Nexus 7 out in the US by end-July

July 25th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Sharp Full HD screen is the main selling point for Google's updated 7-inch...
Geek Girl’s Emergency Everything Know-It-All Mama’s Day Gift Guide
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Geek Girl’s Emergency Everything Know-It-All Mama’s Day Gift Guide

May 7th, 2013 | by Zen Soo
Haven’t gotten dearest Mum a gift when Mother’s Day is in less than a week? Some ideas from Geek Girl in the form of a GPS device, sport watch, tablet and...
Commentary: Google has done right to kill off Reader
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Commentary: Google has done right to kill off Reader

March 21st, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
Will we see a new offering from Google in the near future that bundles everything the good ol' reader has to offer, and more? Its loyal users will certainly hope...
no-cover
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Hands on: Poetic Slimline Portfolio cases for Nexus 7 and Nexus 10

January 26th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Looking for a smart case for your Nexus device? Poetic's Slimline Portfolio cases are not...
Five accessories and apps to jazz up your Google Nexus 4
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Five accessories and apps to jazz up your Google Nexus 4

January 6th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Fancy a wireless charger, a handy wireless tag or case? Here are five that worth...
Goondu review: Google Nexus 4
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Goondu review: Google Nexus 4

December 29th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The LG-made phone is not perfect, but for it's price, is an excellent phone that's hard to seriously...
Just in time for X’mas in Singapore: Asus’ 3G Nexus 7 for S$499
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Just in time for X’mas in Singapore: Asus’ 3G Nexus 7 for S$499

December 20th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Asus Singapore is selling its 3G-enabled Nexus 7 for S$499 from tomorrow, just in time for last-minute shoppers hoping to buy the new 7-inch tablet for Christmas....
Goondu review: Google Nexus 10
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Goondu review: Google Nexus 10

November 26th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The Nexus 10 is fluid smooth and looks stunning with the sharpest screen on a tablet now. And it's very well-priced...
What Google’s new augmented reality game “Ingress” is really about
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What Google’s new augmented reality game “Ingress” is really about

November 22nd, 2012 | by Raymond Lau
Last week, Google launched Ingress, a mobile augmented reality game that depends heavily on your Android phone’s location and imaging capabilities. In the game, there are two groups of people vying for dominance, and you...
Google Maps finally offers voice navigation in Singapore
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Google Maps finally offers voice navigation in Singapore

November 13th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Android users in Singapore are finally getting turn-by-turn driving guidance from their smartphones today, years after the feature became available in the United States and several other...
Google Nexus 4 emerges without LTE, but Nexus 10 tablet wows with high-res screen
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Google Nexus 4 emerges without LTE, but Nexus 10 tablet wows with high-res screen

October 30th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Google finally took the wraps off the much-rumoured Nexus 4 smartphone yesterday evening (Singapore time), as it also launched a new stab at the 10-inch tablet market with an interesting high-res Nexus 10 made by...