Banning of set-top boxes in Singapore: new laws need to be clear
Audio-visual
2

Banning of set-top boxes in Singapore: new laws need to be clear

January 18th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Technically, however, there isn't a clear line between one box that streams from pirated sites and another that streams from, say, StarHub or...
7 consumer tech trends from CES 2019
Audio-visual
0

7 consumer tech trends from CES 2019

January 17th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
From 8K TVs to autonomous cars, the CES 2019 show in Las Vegas last week gave a revealing glimpse into the new consumer technology this year and...
Late to the game, LG V40 ThinQ finally out in Singapore on Jan 26
Cellphones
2

Late to the game, LG V40 ThinQ finally out in Singapore on Jan 26

January 15th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
the LG V40 smartphone that comes with no fewer than five cameras is set to turn up in Singapore on January...
Goondu review: Apple iPhone XS Max after three months
Cellphones
0

Goondu review: Apple iPhone XS Max after three months

January 13th, 2019 | by Grace Chng
After trying out the iPhone XS Max for a few months, it's clear this is the dream iPhone for Apple fans. But ouch, the...
Creative to sell “cut and paste” SXFI chip to headphone, smartphone makers in 2019
Audio-visual
0

Creative to sell “cut and paste” SXFI chip to headphone, smartphone makers in 2019

January 10th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Creative head honcho Sim Wong Hoo said the key to the SXFI technology's success was to make it widespread, not by keeping it to the...
Hands on: Dell’s Alienware Area-51m is a chunky, fully upgradeable gaming notebook
Gaming
0

Hands on: Dell’s Alienware Area-51m is a chunky, fully upgradeable gaming notebook

January 10th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
The Alienware Area-51m is a nod towards hardcore gamers who want the power of a desktop PC, but without any compromise in performance and...
CES 2019: Samsung, LG tout 8K, AI and virtual assistants in new TVs
Audio-visual
0

CES 2019: Samsung, LG tout 8K, AI and virtual assistants in new TVs

January 9th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Years after they first talked up 8K TVs, Samsung and LG are readying new commercial models that promise more sharpness and detail than current 4K...
Dell moves webcam up top on its new XPS 13 ultralight laptop in 2019
PC
0

Dell moves webcam up top on its new XPS 13 ultralight laptop in 2019

January 9th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Dell's new XPS 13 comes with a webcam that is placed at the top of its slim bezel, doing away with an awkward upward-pointing "nose cam" in previous...
When technology doesn’t bring the transformation people want
Internet
0

When technology doesn’t bring the transformation people want

January 6th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
So much has unravelled in 2018 that the new year promises to take the polish off technology transformations even more. What's underneath, we may not...
Goondu review: HP Sprocket New Edition is a handy printer for parties
Imaging
0

Goondu review: HP Sprocket New Edition is a handy printer for parties

January 6th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
The HP Sprocket 200 makes for a fun companion when producing quick photo prints for the young ones at home. Its portability and app features appeal...
Growing a startup in Hong Kong or Singapore – here’s what to know
Enterprise
0

Growing a startup in Hong Kong or Singapore – here’s what to know

January 5th, 2019 | by Grace Chng
If you are trying to get your tech startup off the ground in Asia, would Hong Kong or Singapore be a better place to be based in? Both are...
Gojek expands ride-hailing trial service islandwide in Singapore
Internet
0

Gojek expands ride-hailing trial service islandwide in Singapore

January 2nd, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Gojek is expanding its beta ride-hailing service islandwide in Singapore from today, as part of a regional battle with rival platform company...
Goondu review: Dell G7 packs the gear at an attractive price
Gaming
0

Goondu review: Dell G7 packs the gear at an attractive price

December 30th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
Attractively-priced at S$2,198.99 now, the Dell G7 is a gaming notebook with a decent mid-range graphics card that handles today's games handily....
A look back at a tumultuous 2018 in the tech sector
Enterprise
0

A look back at a tumultuous 2018 in the tech sector

December 27th, 2018 | by Grace Chng
It has been a tumultuous year for the technology industry, ironically at a time when technology has become all-pervasive....
No low-hanging fruit for fourth telco TPG Telecom to pick in 2019
Mobile
0

No low-hanging fruit for fourth telco TPG Telecom to pick in 2019

December 26th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
Usually, new entrants come in to disrupt a market but much of the disruption this time has already been happening before TPG Telecom enters the...
Goondu review: Razer Phone 2
Cellphones
0

Goondu review: Razer Phone 2

December 24th, 2018 | by Wilson Wong
The excellent sound and eye candy from the Razer Phone 2 could convince some Razer fans it's worth the extra moolah over cheaper...
Hands on: Asus ZenBook Pro 14 (UX480)
PC
0

Hands on: Asus ZenBook Pro 14 (UX480)

December 20th, 2018 | by Wilson Wong
The Asus ZenBook Pro 14 thin and light laptop that sports a secondary screen on its touchpad is out in Singapore at...
Goondu review: Withings Steel HR Sport
Internet
0

Goondu review: Withings Steel HR Sport

December 19th, 2018 | by Wilson Wong
Promising simplicity, wearer comfort and long battery life, the Withings Steel HR Sport can be an attracive option to active...
Last-minute technology gift ideas for Holiday 2018
Audio-visual
0

Last-minute technology gift ideas for Holiday 2018

December 19th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
Here are some awesome tech gift ideas for the best technie in your life, whether he or she is a shutterbug, music lover, gamer or mobile...
Goondu review: KEF LSX speakers offer stereo alternative to soundbars
Audio-visual
0

Goondu review: KEF LSX speakers offer stereo alternative to soundbars

December 17th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
If you enjoy music in your living room, try to stretch that budget for a soundbar and seriously consider the KEF LSX stereo speakers...