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Singapore nursing homes turn to cloud, mobile technologies
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Singapore nursing homes turn to cloud, mobile technologies

March 29th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
Seven nursing homes in Singapore have turned to cloud and mobile technologies to cut down on day-to-day manual processing, raising productivity by a claimed 10 per...
Canon moves into lens rental space with ‘try-and-buy’ programme
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Canon moves into lens rental space with ‘try-and-buy’ programme

March 23rd, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
In a move that’s sure to raise a few eyebrows among existing lens rental firms, Canon is preparing to launch a new lens rental programme on March 28 for customers who want to give expensive lenses a test run before forking...
SAP partners get hands-on experience at Singapore Co-Innovation Lab
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SAP partners get hands-on experience at Singapore Co-Innovation Lab

March 18th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Partners of SAP will get hands-on experience in cloud computing, mobility, big data analytics and in-memory computing with a new lab that the corporate software and services company has set up in...
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SingTel to lead group of companies in telecommuting pilot study

March 15th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
SingTel is going to lead a pilot project to explore ways to telecommute and have flexible work arrangements, with the hopes of drawing an estimated 326,000 “economically inactive” Singaporeans back into the workforce....
Canon extends business outsourcing services to Singapore
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Canon extends business outsourcing services to Singapore

March 12th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
(Photo credit: Canon) Canon launched its business services offerings in Singapore last week, in a bid to convince local companies to outsource business processes such as document management and mailroom operations to the Japanese...
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...
Hands-on: BlackBerry Z10
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Hands-on: BlackBerry Z10

February 24th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
Come March 7, Research in Motion’s BlackBerry’s attempt to claw back market share from iOS, Android and perhaps even Windows Phone will officially begin on our tiny island, beginning with its Z10 smartphone. Is it enough to...
Singapore firm to produce dual-screen YotaPhone
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Singapore firm to produce dual-screen YotaPhone

February 22nd, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
Singapore-based Hi-P International is going to manufacture the dual-screen YotaPhone that first wowed audiences at the recent CES gadget fest in the United States last month. The company yesterday said it had signed on with the...
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Uber brings simplified limousine booking to Singapore

February 21st, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
Getting hold of limousines in Singapore is about to get a whole lot simpler thanks to a new booking service called Uber. Acting as a bridge between the passenger and local limo rental companies, the San Francisco-based company...
Goondu review: Sony Xperia Z
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Goondu review: Sony Xperia Z

February 10th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
Hitting all the right notes in terms of specs and design, Sony’s latest flagship smartphone certainly seems like a recipe for success....
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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...
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Dead Space 3 descends on Singapore, PC version available for direct download

February 6th, 2013 | by Zen Soo
(credit: Electronic Arts Singapore) The highly anticipated horror action shooter game Dead Space 3 is now available in Singapore with a co-op mode and new features to take the adrenaline levels up another notch. Dead Space 3 pits...
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How technology can help in a Singapore with 6.9 million people

February 2nd, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
It's useful to take lessons from overseas, like Japan, where folks have found innovative ways to get around the really tight spaces afforded to each person...
Hands-on: LG Optimus G finally comes to Singapore
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Hands-on: LG Optimus G finally comes to Singapore

February 1st, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
LG’s Optimus G was unveiled in September last year – an age ago in mobile electronics – and will finally be available in Singapore this Saturday for  S$798 without a telco contract. The Optimus G is undoubtedly the...
Will you buy a BlackBerry 10 device?
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Will you buy a BlackBerry 10 device?

February 1st, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
BlackBerry may have made messaging on the go a real treat for many users, but those days are long in the past. Now, it has to hope that people will take a chance on it...
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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...
HTC Butterfly flutters into Singapore on January 26 for S$928
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HTC Butterfly flutters into Singapore on January 26 for S$928

January 23rd, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
We’re still waiting for Sony to announce a definitive launch date and price for its newest flagship smartphone Xperia Z, and HTC is leaping into the gap with information about its own next-generation smartphone — the...
iTwin Connect simplifies VPN into one USB stick
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iTwin Connect simplifies VPN into one USB stick

January 11th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
After more than two years, Singapore-based iTwin has unveiled the first follow-up product to its original USB file-sharing dongle. Called iTwin Connect, the new dongle offers secure VPN tunnelling through either iTwin’s servers...
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...
Goondu review: Asus PadFone 2
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Goondu review: Asus PadFone 2

December 8th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
It's a great device that will attract folks who do their surfing on the phone and use a tablet more on the couch at home or on the occasional trip...