Should I buy a 5G phone in Singapore?
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Should I buy a 5G phone in Singapore?

March 11th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Yes, 4G phones are fine today because by the time the 5G networks are up in Singapore, you'd likely be ready to buy a new...
More PCs shipped in Asia-Pacific in 2019, but challenging 2020 expected: IDC
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More PCs shipped in Asia-Pacific in 2019, but challenging 2020 expected: IDC

March 10th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
PC shipments grew in Asia-Pacific in 2019 as businesses rushed to upgrade their machines to run Windows 10, but 2020 will be a challenging year, says...
StarHub offers new Hubbing bundle of fibre broadband, pay-TV and Netflix
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StarHub offers new Hubbing bundle of fibre broadband, pay-TV and Netflix

March 8th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
How valuable StarHub's offer is depends on how you see the discounts, as well as the convenience of dealing with just one party for multiple...
So what if a phone is sold out in seconds?
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So what if a phone is sold out in seconds?

March 7th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
If the out-of-stock status is to show incredible demand for a phone, then surely we need to know how many are actually...
Unmasking the fake news during the Covid-19 crisis
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Unmasking the fake news during the Covid-19 crisis

March 5th, 2020 | by Grace Chng
Five trusted sources to check out for the latest developments on Covid-19, including travel advisories and facts about the coronavirus and its transmission....
Are you ready for a remote working future?
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Are you ready for a remote working future?

March 4th, 2020 | by Techgoondu
Remote working means not just working as if you are in an office, but possibly even more effectively than in an...
In Singapore, cyber security labels on Wi-Fi routers, smart devices to inform consumers
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In Singapore, cyber security labels on Wi-Fi routers, smart devices to inform consumers

March 3rd, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Like labels that show how energy-efficient a refrigerator is, these new cyber security labels will inform buyers if a Wi-Fi router has basic...
Retraining to join the tech sector? Don’t forget the risks, sacrifices
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Retraining to join the tech sector? Don’t forget the risks, sacrifices

March 2nd, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Reskilling or retraining a human being, especially if he has spent decades in another field, is not the same as simply reprogramming a...
Philips offers another high-end TV option in Singapore with its OLED+ 984
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Philips offers another high-end TV option in Singapore with its OLED+ 984

March 1st, 2020 | by Wilson Wong
The Philips OLED+ 984 TV has added improved audio from Bower & Wilkins and Ambilight lighting effects to differentiate it from other OLED...
A quarter of malware now uses encryption to bypass defences: Sophos
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A quarter of malware now uses encryption to bypass defences: Sophos

February 27th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Hackers are encrypting their malicious code to hide from cyber defences and trick users into running the malware, says cybersecurity firm...
Goondu DIY: Avoiding those annoying ads you see on Facebook
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Goondu DIY: Avoiding those annoying ads you see on Facebook

February 25th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
By looking through and adjusting your Facebook ad preferences, you can reduce the number of annoying ads that think they know you....
Huawei’s updated Mate Xs foldable phone out in Singapore in March
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Huawei’s updated Mate Xs foldable phone out in Singapore in March

February 25th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
When it ships in Singapore in March, the new Huawei Mate Xs foldable phone will cost two to three times what the most expensive flagship phones cost today....
231 million 5G phones to be shipped in 2020, says research firm
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231 million 5G phones to be shipped in 2020, says research firm

February 24th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
These devices are expected to cost US$700 (S$981) to US$800 in the next two years, the declining prices making them more affordable....
Which Samsung Galaxy S20 phone is right for you?
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Which Samsung Galaxy S20 phone is right for you?

February 22nd, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
The Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra is packed with features like a "super zoom" camera, though it might not be as good a deal as the Galaxy S20 and Galaxy...
Grab, Volocopter to study if air taxis are feasible in Southeast Asia
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Grab, Volocopter to study if air taxis are feasible in Southeast Asia

February 19th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
The deal between Grab and Volocopter will look into the most suitable cities and routes to deploy air taxis in Southeast...
A surprise, as telcos compete for two islandwide 5G licences in Singapore
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A surprise, as telcos compete for two islandwide 5G licences in Singapore

February 18th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
When 5G arrives in Singapore in 2022 or earlier, the telecom market will be very different, with only two players owning the city's latest...
Why using a Huawei phone without Google isn’t so bad after all
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Why using a Huawei phone without Google isn’t so bad after all

February 18th, 2020 | by Techgoondu
Through Huawei Mobile Services and AppGallery, Huawei is creating a new ecosystem for Android users seeking the best mobile...
Disrupting the space industry with blockchain and other technologies
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Disrupting the space industry with blockchain and other technologies

February 13th, 2020 | by Techgoondu
The space industry is famously closed when it comes to adopting emerging technologies that have impacted other sectors. That is set to change, say...
Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Z Flip brings retro style with first foldable glass screen
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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Z Flip brings retro style with first foldable glass screen

February 12th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
The S$1,998 Galaxy Z Flip is costly and not for everyone, but it is a rare case where the newest technology is executed surprisingly...
Home medication service for busy caregivers and homebound patients
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Home medication service for busy caregivers and homebound patients

February 11th, 2020 | by Grace Chng
A medication delivery service called G-MEDS now promises to make life easier for homebound patients and busy caregivers who are unable to visit a...