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Happy New Year to all Techgoondu readers!

December 31st, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
There's a lot to be excited about as we bid 2010 a fond goodbye. The year will be remembered for how Singapore almost didn't even have the World Cup on the telly, for the country joining an elite club of nations with fibre optic...

Motorola response to Techgoondu story: “Defy is upgradeable”

December 30th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
In response to a story we ran earlier, Motorola is stressing that it values feedback and that the Defy is upgradeable to Android 2.2 within the first half of...

Goondu review: Huawei Ideos S7

December 27th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
As we roll into 2011, and a whole slew of new tablets are set to be launched at CES next week, I'm worrying a little for folks who are selling Huawei's Ideos S7...

Goondu review: Garmin-Asus nuvifone A50

December 25th, 2010 | by Aaron Tan
The nuvifone A50 is a smartphone-GPS hybrid that packs in Garmin's signature GPS software for turn-by-turn directions. This Android-based gadget works as promised, offering good estimates of the distance you need to cover before...

Hands-on: BlackBerry Bold 9780

December 18th, 2010 | by Aaron Tan
With a tried-and-tested design, the new Bold 9780 is obviously aimed at existing BlackBerry customers, not iPhone and Android owners. But there is little reason for current Bold 9700 owners to upgrade - unless you want the...

Goondu review: Jawbone Icon

December 14th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
Hands down, these are the best Bluetooth earpieces I have used so far, whether you're talking about sound quality, comfort or...

Motorola releases Defy in Singapore, says Android 2.1 is good enough

December 11th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
If you launch an Android 2.1 phone just days after Google unveiled the latest Android 2.3 operating system, you'd likely to be asked why you are selling new hardware running on old...

Say hi to the Nexus S, Google’s Gingerbread man

December 7th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
Weeks after rumours of a second Google Nexus phone surfaced on blogs everywhere, the Samsung-made Nexus S has finally been unveiled last night (SGT) by the search...

SISTIC m-ticket:No hassle concert tickets via mobile

December 3rd, 2010 | by Chan Chi-Loong
Never lose your ticket for a concert again. This is the promise that mobile ticketing holds, said SISTIC, Singapore’s largest ticket provider. At a press conference earlier this week on the 1st of December, SISTIC launched...

Hands on: BlackBerry Torch 9800

December 1st, 2010 | by Aaron Tan
The BlackBerry Torch 9800 is RIM’s first slider phone and represents an attempt to reclaim its mindshare among businesses who are increasingly lured by the use of the iPhone within the enterprise. The Torch is a marked...