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Hi, my name is Satio

May 29th, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
It was once called Idou... now it goes by another Japanese robot-sounding name Satio. We're talking about Sony Ericsson's latest all-in-one, "throw-in-the-kitchen-sink" entertainment phone that is being "launched" today....

HTC Magic hands on: Nice-sized Android

May 14th, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
The HTC Magic, a "Qwerty-less" version of the the HTC Dream which started selling here two months ago, is coming to town for a cool S$1,048 (without subscription contract). Unlike the HTC Dream, which also ran the Google Android...

A richer Facebook on Windows Mobile

May 8th, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
Not long after Sony Ericsson put an easy-access Facebook app on its phones, Microsoft is getting into the social media act as well by coming up with a Facebook app for Windows Mobile users. You can already get a nice mobile...

Another mobile music service – now from Sony Ericsson

April 23rd, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
Turning the heat on Nokia, SE is getting in the act here too with its PlayNow Plus service, which lets users download thousands of songs onto their Walkman phones. Announced this afternoon with much fanfare (even Wang Lee Hom was...

Acer launches five smartphones in Asia

April 23rd, 2009 | by Chan Chi-Loong
Lots of Asian laptop/netbook/device makers seem to be jumping on the smartphone bandwagon, especially at the entry level range of the spectrum. Asus. Garmin. And now Acer. Acer announced their ambition at a press event yesterday...

Hands on: BlackBerry Storm in Hong Kong

April 18th, 2009 | by limbeer
A touchscreen with a tactile keypress. That’s probably the most strikingly unique feature about RIM’s first touchscreen device – the BlackBerry Storm … aka its 9500 series. The concept of its...

HTC Touch Diamond2 and Touch Pro2 prices and details unveiled

April 16th, 2009 | by Chan Chi-Loong
HTC unveiled their Touch Diamond2 and Touch Pro2 phones at a media launch today, revealing for the first time prices and availability in Singapore. HTC Touch Diamond2 Price (inclusive of 7% GST): SGD $1,088 Availability: Mid May...

See your Facebook pals on your Sony Ericsson

April 10th, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
The C510 phone offers "zero-click" access to your Facebook pals' status updates because it shows up on the main screen without you having to go into any menu. It's Sony Ericsson's latest attempt to hook up its phones to the...

S$5/mth for SingTel push mail on the Nokia E63

April 3rd, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
After months of running a free beta trial, Nokia has finally launched its push mail service via SingTel - the first of its type in Asia, so says the press release. From tomorrow, SingTel users who buy the new Nokia E63 phone and...

First looks and hands on: Nokia E75

April 2nd, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
If I hadn't told you this was a phone with a slidable keyboard, you might just be fooled. Now, if you consider that a full-sized Qwerty is hidden in that shiny frame, would you still consider this a thick, ugly phone? Nope, I...