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Runners who sweat buckets’ best friend: AT Ontos

March 23rd, 2009 | by Boon Kiat
I have written about this pair of Japanese-branded headphones before, but after a particularly draining jogging session yesterday, which I must have sweated buckets over 2 hours and thoroughly drenched the ‘phones, I feel I...

Great offers at IT Show ’09 (Part III)

March 13th, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
Are we in the worst recession since the 1930s? Doesn’t seem like it when you see the long lines of people waiting to sign up for a StarHub line or those snapping up LCD TVs like there was no tomorrow at the IT Show. When...

Great offers at IT Show ’09 (Part I)

March 12th, 2009 | by Chan Chi-Loong
It’s that time of the year again when the biggest consumer computer show — IT Show ’09 — hits Singapore. Running from March 12th to 15th (today to this Sunday), the IT Show takes up floors one to six of...

iPod helps Man Utd win Carling Cup

March 2nd, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
What does a goalie do as he prepares to step up to a penalty shootout at the end of a gruelling 120-minute cup final? Turn on his iPod. That’s what Manchester United goalie Ben Foster did yesterday, as the Carling Cup final...

Geek Buy #2: Denon AVR-1509 + Definitive ProCinema 600

January 13th, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
My new home theatre setup just got delivered today! It’s a Denon 1509 AVR (audio-visual receiver, sorry, not adult-video receiver for you, Billy) plus a set of Definitive Technology ProCinema 600 5.1 speakers that I ordered...

What’s hot at Sitex (Part II)

November 27th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Okay, on to the other Sitex show bargains on the first day. One tempting deal comes from Samsung, which is selling its new 14.7-megapixel NV100HD camera for S$599, with loads of freebies thrown in. 3 x 4GB SD card, card reader,...

What’s hot at Sitex 2008 (Part I)

November 27th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
The lelong has begun anew today, with the last of the quarterly computer bazaars being held at Singapore Expo. What’s the lowdown on the best deals this year? Well, despite the economic downturn and Sitex being usually...

Geek Buy #1: AE Aego M speakers

November 1st, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
This is the first of our Geek Buy series, where we bring you the best buys in town whether it’s a laptop, cellphone or pair of speakers. Let’s start with one of the best bang-for-buck PC speakers you can get –...

So you think you’re sharp with colours eh? Try this!

October 21st, 2008 | by limbeer
This ain’t exactly a gadget post but it might just give you a good reason to get a new LCD monitor. So you think you can really tell your colours apart? A photo and beer enthusiast friend pointed me to this test from colour...

Zen X-Fi: finally, something promising from Creative

July 11th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
On the face of it – a rather “thin” face of it – Creative seems to have finally come up with a solid MP3 player with its Zen X-Fi. This little gizmo is slim at just 12.8mm (a few credit cards thick) and...