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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...
1 in 5 households in Singapore now on fibre broadband
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1 in 5 households in Singapore now on fibre broadband

December 6th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The main reason for signing up to fibre is speed, followed by...
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...
Singapore fibre broadband price wars hot up at Sitex 2012
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Singapore fibre broadband price wars hot up at Sitex 2012

November 23rd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Some 220,000 households have signed up since the first commercial services were available about two years ago, and about a million more could be looking to upgrade from traditional broadband...
PayPal: Singaporeans to do half their holiday shopping online
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PayPal: Singaporeans to do half their holiday shopping online

November 22nd, 2012 | by Zen Soo
Singaporeans plan to do half of all their holiday shopping online this year, saving no less than 45 hours of their time, according to a recent PayPal...
Asus cuts price of 16GB Nexus 7 to S$349 in Singapore
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Asus cuts price of 16GB Nexus 7 to S$349 in Singapore

November 21st, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The 16GB version will go for S$349, while a new 32GB version will cost...
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...
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...
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"...
Hands-on: Lytro’s light field camera lands in Singapore, 3D features to follow
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Hands-on: Lytro’s light field camera lands in Singapore, 3D features to follow

October 18th, 2012 | by Raymond Lau
It’s been almost exactly one year since Lytro launched its “light field camera”, and the revolutionary gadget is now officially available in Singapore at a pricey S$648 for the 8GB version and S$778 for the 16GB version....