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Last-minute bargains at Comex today

August 31st, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Traditionally, computer bazaars have the best deals for the last day, when retailers clear their stock at low, low prices. This...
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Centrino 2 laptops find their way to Comex

August 31st, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
I had written just last week that some retailers were keeping their new Centrino 2 laptops for the Comex show, even though the...
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What’s hot at Comex 2008 part 3

August 29th, 2008 | by Oo Gin Lee
Anyways, here the deals/gadgets that caught my eye at the show. (1) The Ultimate HP Student Offer (but they were willing to sell...
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PC

What’s hot at Comex 2008 part 2

August 29th, 2008 | by Oo Gin Lee
Visiting the big IT fairs today is very different from the experience 2-3 years ago. The last few tech shows (we have four every...
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Internet

What’s hot at Comex 2008 part 1

August 29th, 2008 | by Oo Gin Lee
The jam started from as far back as SCGS along Bukit Timah Road and by the time I hit Nicoll Highway at 2pm yesterday, loads of...
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History channel on StarHub HD soon

August 28th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Good news for content-starved high-def TV (HDTV) fans. History Channel is going to be shown on HD for StarHub cable TV viewers...
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PC

A motherboard with *gasp* eight RAM slots

August 28th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Yeah, you read that right. MSI has come up with a mobo that has twice as many slots for memory modules than the average mobo out...
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Cellphones

New Nokia N series phones and HTC Touch Pro launched

August 27th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Nokia today launched a couple of new N series multimedia phones, including the candy-bar N79 (above right), which the company is...
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PC

Where are the Centrino 2 laptops?

August 25th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
It’s been more than a month since Intel launched its Centrino 2 platform, which includes CPUs that are faster yet use up...
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Cellphones

As the hoopla hits Singapore…

August 24th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Apple is hit with a lawsuit in the United States, from a woman who is alleging that the iPhone 3G’s performance and...
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Cellphones

Hype versus reality

August 22nd, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
There’s a saying that the market corrects itself when the hype gets overboard. It’s happened to dot.coms, bloated Big...
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Cellphones

Apple releases fix for iPhone 3G

August 20th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Barely acknowledging a problem with its over-hyped iPhone 3G gizmos, Apple has released a fix that would “improve...
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4870×2 hits Sim Lim stores

August 16th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Finally, after weeks of waiting for PC buffs, ATI’s 4870×2 graphics cards are starting to appear in Sim Lim Square...
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Cellphones

iPhone 3G woes mount

August 14th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
It’s becoming a piece of bad news a week for Apple’s over-hyped wonder-gizmo, as reports from around the world now...
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Twitter pulls the plug on outbound SMS updates

August 14th, 2008 | by Aaron Tan
From today, Twitter will no longer deliver outbound SMS messages over their UK number. While you can still post updates using the...
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Headphones for runners

August 13th, 2008 | by Boon Kiat
Yo! jogging fans who can’t pound the pave (or revolving treadmill belts) without music being piped into your cranium,...
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Internet

Twits go live as Olympics get underway with fireworks

August 10th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Where people used to just passively absorb TV images beamed at them at home, today’s Net-savvy crowds share their thoughts...
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Software

$143 MS Office 2007 – is it really a discount?

August 8th, 2008 | by Oo Gin Lee
Microsoft Singapore is giving a 43 per cent discount on Office 2007 Home and Student edition so you can now get it for $143. The...
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Gaming

Warner Music wants more moolah from Guitar Hero

August 8th, 2008 | by Oo Gin Lee
The News: According to Reuters , the chief executive of  Warner Music – the world’s third-largest music company...
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Internet

StarHub DNS servers down

August 7th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
The time is about 10 plus in the night, and my StarHub connection suddenly went down… first MSN, then my FTP, then Web...
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