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Dropcast: spell slinging, Singapore style

November 26th, 2008 | by Chan Chi-Loong
Dropcast is the first DS game made in Singapore, released in Sept 2008 by Mikoishi. Unfortunately, it was released to very little...
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PC

Intel Core i7s “fly off shelves” here

November 25th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
It’s been said that recessions come and go but life goes on at Sim Lim Square, that six-storey techie haunt in Singapore,...
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Gaming

Announcing the Techgoondu LG TV winner!

November 24th, 2008 | by Chan Chi-Loong
This is the final wrap-up to our Techgoondu LG TV contest. Please check Part I and Part II if you’re interested in the...
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PC Magazine to end print business

November 24th, 2008 | by Oo Gin Lee
Yup, scary stuff but the venerable PC Magazine will ending its 27-year-old monthly print magazine. The last issue is on January...
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Cool StarHub Hubstation HD – about time!

November 21st, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Somehow we didn’t catch this piece of news last week, but it’s still worthwhile to mention that StarHub has a new...
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Internet

Say hello to the new Mariah Carey

November 19th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Not sure what in God’s name he was thinking, but a Korean geek has sang his way to YouTube fame by er, going out of tune...
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PC

Asus has got touch on its Eee desktop

November 18th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Not sure why Asus called it the world’s first touch-screen PC, but its new Eee Top ET16 series of desktop PCs do come with...
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Gaming

Techgoondu LG TV contest roundup (Part II)

November 17th, 2008 | by Chan Chi-Loong
In the first part of the roundup, we tallied the entries on the Techgoondu LG TV contest, and Apple iPhone emerged as the...
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Cellphones

Techgoondu LG TV contest roundup (Part I)

November 15th, 2008 | by Chan Chi-Loong
The Techgoondu readers have spoken. For our recently concluded contest, in which we’re giving away an almost brand new...
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Internet

Microsoft’s latest Windows Live refresh

November 14th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Though Google’s been getting the publicity over here at Techgoondu, Microsoft also did a nice show-and-tell this week of...
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Internet

Movie buffs can “Google” it!

November 13th, 2008 | by Boon Kiat
Type the words “Quantum of Solace” followed by the “Singapore” in the local Google search box (as in...
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Internet

Google adds video to e-mail and chat

November 12th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
It’s one of those things that make you go: “why didn’t I think of that”? Google has come up with another...
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Dump iTunes, get Songbird

November 8th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Tired of the increasingly bloated and unwieldy beast called iTunes? Give Songbird, a new open-source music player a spin. It has...
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Cellphones

Nice HTC updates to the Touch family

November 6th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
The Taiwanese phone maker showed off to the media (and Techgoondu) two nice additions to the Touch family – the Touch 3G...
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Tempting 24-inch 16:9 monitor deal from Dell

November 4th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Just spotted a pretty nice deal over at the Dell website, while I was researching for an article. Its S2409W 24-inch monitor is...
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The Long Tail of UGC

November 4th, 2008 | by Aaron Tan
At the Digital Media Festival last week, Hugh Hancock, who coined the term machinima or machine cinema, spoke on the Long Tail of...
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Goondu Buy: CardScan scanner

November 4th, 2008 | by Boon Kiat
My latest tech splurge is not exactly high on geek-factor, so I’ve decided to call it a goondu buy instead. But boy has it...
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Cellphones

Sony Ericsson Xperia X1 in shops here this week

November 3rd, 2008 | by Boon Kiat
Another drool-worthy phone has gone on sale in Singapore: the Sony Ericsson Xperia X1. The bad news: its hefty price tag of...
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Audio-visual

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...
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Stupid football programming from StarHub

October 29th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub has done something so stupid with its Barclays Premier League programming that I’m sure all the thousands of...
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