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YOG social media initiatives don’t get enough love

March 12th, 2010 | by Chan Chi-Loong
The more I talk to the Youth Olympic Games folks to uncover stories for Digital Life, the more I find out that some of the really...
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MeeGo steering group easing platform concerns?

March 8th, 2010 | by Aaron Tan
Valtteri Halla, the Nokia member of the MeeGo Technical Steering Group recently attempted to allay the concerns of the open...
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Free iPad for beta testing? Nope, you’ve been scammed

March 8th, 2010 | by Chan Chi-Loong
It’s the oldest trick in the book when it comes to scamming: Play on people’s greed. Take a look at a current one...
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YOG launches virtual world to reach out to youths

March 7th, 2010 | by Chan Chi-Loong
As part of the worldwide promotion to create buzz around the inaugural Youth Olympic Games (YOG), the Singapore Youth Olympic...
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Apple goes after HTC

March 3rd, 2010 | by Chan Chi-Loong
The internet is abuzz with Apple’s lawsuit today in the US, claiming that HTC has infringed about 20 of their patents....
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Audio-visual

Samsung 3D TVs go on sale this month

March 2nd, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
Get ready to put on your 3D glasses and watch Wayne Rooney leap up in 3D to score his latest headed goal. If electronics...
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Software

Linux OS – A Rose By Any Other Name

February 28th, 2010 | by Oo Gin Lee
I wrote a piece for the Sunday Times published today about the emergence of the smartbooks – netbooks which use mobile...
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Audio-visual

B&W’s first computer speakers promise hi-fi on the desktop

February 26th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
British hi-fi speaker maker Bowers & Wilkins is offering its first ever PC speakers, the MM-1, for pre-order here in Singapore...
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Software

Commentary: The anti-virus market

February 25th, 2010 | by Chan Chi-Loong
The anti-virus (AV) market is increasingly getting to be a difficult business for market incumbents. The top players in this...
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Media

Techgoondu gets a new facelift

February 23rd, 2010 | by Chan Chi-Loong
It's the third incarnation of Techgoondu since its inception more than 18 months ago, but the tagline remains the same: The...
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Software

Whither Linux drivers?

February 21st, 2010 | by Aaron Tan
Linux users are often at the mercy of hardware vendors when it comes to device drivers. The open source community often needs to...
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Microsoft vs Google: Fight!

February 17th, 2010 | by Chan Chi-Loong
There has always been rivalry in the tech industry, but it’s not that common when a tech giant chooses to name and launch a...
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Phone of the show – HTC Legend

February 16th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
In a show where new gizmos stare at you from every corner, HTC this morning just launched what looks like the best phone here at...
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Mobile World Congress 2010 – battle of the OS

February 16th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
A quick walk through the yearly Mobile World Congress – the biggest mobile phone show around – and you’ll...
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Auto login for Wireless@SG – at last

February 11th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
Hard to log in. Keep getting disconnected. If those problems have kept you from surfing the Web with Wireless@SG, you'll be happy...
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Buzz vs Facebook, and my seduction by Google

February 10th, 2010 | by Chan Chi-Loong
The Internet has been abuzz with Google’s announcement of Buzz, their new social networking platform that they just...
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Software

Microsoft’s Creative Destruction?

February 5th, 2010 | by Oo Gin Lee
A must-read for everyone. Written by an ex-MS employee, this guy shares why Microsoft has become what he calls a “clumsy...
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iNETS mobile: Would you use this?

February 5th, 2010 | by Chan Chi-Loong
NETS, the Singapore electronic payment vendor, just launched their iNETS mobile service, in which you can pay your bills via your...
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Geek Buy: Synology DS210j NAS much cheaper in HK

February 3rd, 2010 | by limbeer
One of the questions I often get from friends coming up to Hong Kong is if stuff is cheaper here or in Singapore. In many cases,...
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HTC phones @ Chinese New Year prices

February 1st, 2010 | by Chan Chi-Loong
The folks at HTC just sent out a press release today on lower revised prices for their HTC smart phones in Singapore, starting...
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