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Hands on: Lenovo ThinkPad 8 tablet
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Hands on: Lenovo ThinkPad 8 tablet

July 26th, 2014 | by Loke Hon Chyte
Priced at S$999 (3G version) and S$1,099 (LTE version), the Lenovo ThinkPad 8 is not cheap. But if you are sold on the ThinkPad's renowned build quality, this slab may be worth...
Qualcoom outs Snapdragon 410 chip, looks to sub-US$150 LTE phones
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Qualcoom outs Snapdragon 410 chip, looks to sub-US$150 LTE phones

December 10th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Chipmaker Qualcomm has come up with a new processor that it claims will make 4G phones cheaper than US$150, as telecom operators and phone makers look to the low- to mid-tier market in the year...
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...
Singapore and Asean partners to use 700MHz spectrum for 4G
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Singapore and Asean partners to use 700MHz spectrum for 4G

June 18th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia and Malaysia are looking to run 4G services on airwaves that will be freed up when analog TV broadcasts are switched off in the region by 2020. While the move is aimed at re-allocating precious...
Commmentary: StarHub 4G coverage to reach 95 per cent by October 2013
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Commmentary: StarHub 4G coverage to reach 95 per cent by October 2013

June 14th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Consumers now want to know exactly what their telcos are doing to make things better on the...
IT Show 2013: new and noteworthy deals
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IT Show 2013: new and noteworthy deals

March 8th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
Going down to the IT Show this weekend? Check out a Toshiba ultrabook that is slim and sturdy, an Asus Atom-based tablet that is well-priced and broadband plans as cheap as they...
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Sony Xperia Z out in Singapore on March 1, costs S$988

February 7th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Impatient buyers can pre-order from February 15 at Sony stores around the...
Yet another 4G tablet out in Singapore – Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10.1 LTE
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Yet another 4G tablet out in Singapore – Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10.1 LTE

January 5th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
If you're looking for a tablet that will hook up to the new 4G or Long Term Evolution (LTE) networks in Singapore, there's now another option in Samsung's Galaxy Note 10.1, which now supports the new...
What 4G or LTE phones to buy in Singapore?
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What 4G or LTE phones to buy in Singapore?

November 8th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
There are now several options for 4G phones, either in the stores or appearing on shelves soon, in Singapore. Here are five worth checking...
Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Note II LTE
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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Note II LTE

October 20th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
With everything you want in a smartphone, packed into a svelte frame and fronted by a bright screen, the Note II will impress both geeks and "lifestyle"...
SingTel sticking to gradual LTE roll-out, promises better quality
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SingTel sticking to gradual LTE roll-out, promises better quality

September 19th, 2012 | by Raymond Lau
Despite seeing its rival M1 become the first offer 4G nationwide in Singapore, SingTel is sticking to its guns, saying its slower rollout promises better...
Singapore telcos rush to roll out iPhone 5, but what’s the deal?
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Singapore telcos rush to roll out iPhone 5, but what’s the deal?

September 13th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Apple is the laggard when it comes to technology and is banking on users who only know the iPhone as the one smartphone they'd...
StarHub joins the fray as LTE battle looms in Singapore
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StarHub joins the fray as LTE battle looms in Singapore

September 12th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub will be rolling out Long Term Evolution (LTE) or 4G services in Singapore on September 19, pegging its prices closely to rivals SingTel and M1 which have unveiled their services...
Singapore smartphone users: to 4G or not to 4G?
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Singapore smartphone users: to 4G or not to 4G?

September 9th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The first nationwide 4G service is going online in Singapore on September 15. Should you be going on 4G...
M1 to roll out Singapore’s first nationwide 4G network on Sept 15
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M1 to roll out Singapore’s first nationwide 4G network on Sept 15

September 6th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
M1 looks set to be the first in Singapore to offer a nationwide 4G network on Sept 15, providing speeds of up to 75Mbps in a much-needed boost for smartphone users angry with congested 3G networks...
Q&A: Aled Tien, lead for APAC telecom vertical market, Motorola Solutions
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Q&A: Aled Tien, lead for APAC telecom vertical market, Motorola Solutions

July 2nd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
In this month's Q&A with Techgoondu, he argues how Wi-Fi offload can help telcos alleviate the jam in the...
Will Chinese phone makers Huawei and ZTE make their mark this time?
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Will Chinese phone makers Huawei and ZTE make their mark this time?

June 25th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Business as usual for the two at CommunicAsia 2012, as they strive to join the exclusive club of top phone...
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UNWIRED 2012: Playing in the cloud

June 6th, 2012 | by Raymond Lau
“The future of everything is mobile and social,” said Colin Miles, Chairman of MEF Asia and Vice President of InternetQ. Speaking last Thursday at UNWIRED 2012, Singapore’s only independent mobile and wireless conference,...
Commentary: SingTel slashes mobile Internet bundle with “4G” launch, StarHub follows
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Commentary: SingTel slashes mobile Internet bundle with “4G” launch, StarHub follows

June 4th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Singapore's smartphone users have good reason to be angry with their mobile operators today, after SingTel, then StarHub, drastically cut the amount of Internet data they offer to surf the Web, update Facebook or view photos on...
Q&A: Mock Pak Lum, StarHub CTO
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Q&A: Mock Pak Lum, StarHub CTO

May 23rd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub is looking into offloading mobile data to existing Wi-Fi technologies as well as TV white spaces to cope with mobile data...