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Warhammer Online: 10 insights in 80 hours

October 8th, 2008 | by Chan Chi-Loong
This is less a review than a compendium of plaudits and rants on Warhammer. If you’re looking for an introductory review,...
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Cellphones

Nokia’s touch-screen 5800 XpressMusic launched

October 3rd, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Nokia has taken the wraps off its new 5800 XpressMusic phone, the long-awaited touch-screen phone from the top phone maker....
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Cellphones

iPhone 3G price drop in Hong Kong

September 28th, 2008 | by limbeer
How’d you like an unlocked iPhone 3G at S$878? Local newspaper Apple Daily has reported yesterday (see the 27th Sep edition...
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Cellphones

Hong Kong Apple Store selling unlocked iPhone 3G

September 26th, 2008 | by limbeer
Hong Kong’s online Apple Store has started selling unlocked iPhone 3Gs! To my knowledge, its the only Apple Store to be...
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Imaging

Sigma DP2

September 24th, 2008 | by limbeer
A little late but better late than never … Sigma yesterday announced the DP2 compact digital camera – barely 6 months...
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Cellphones

Google Android phone makes debut

September 24th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
As anticipated, Google launched the first phone with its Android OS just a while ago in New York. The device, also known as the...
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Cellphones

Google/HTC Dream phone to launch tonight (SGT)

September 23rd, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
In the past few months, it’s been photographed and it’s been talked about to no end. No, I’m not thinking of...
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Gaming

Microsoft mouse and keyboard that make you say “chio!”

September 19th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
Here’s a mouse that will feel comfy whether you use in on the desktop or on the go. Say hi to Microsoft’s Arc Mouse,...
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Cellphones

Nokia ovi – can it better other online services?

September 18th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
A year after announcing its ovi online services, Nokia today showed off a near-complete version of its answer to Google, Yahoo...
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Gaming

Spore: great aesthetics, gameplay lacking

September 17th, 2008 | by Chan Chi-Loong
Concept and ambition: A. Design aesthetics: A+. Gameplay: C-.  Four mini-games and a shallow end game do not a great game make....
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Price drops on Netbooks – Asus Eee PC and more

September 15th, 2008 | by limbeer
Just returned from a trip down to the computer centre in Mongkok here in Hong Kong and found that the prices of many Netbooks...
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Internet

Shiretoko’s cool

September 11th, 2008 | by Boon Kiat
While the tech media were busy swooning over Google Chrome this past week, I’ve been busy trying out Firefox’s...
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Cellphones

Blackberry Bold’s coming here, but is it too late?

September 9th, 2008 | by Boon Kiat
BlackBerry phones are cool. How they handle email is still the best in the market. BlackBerrys have fab qwerty keyboards, an...
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Building a no-compromise music player, part III

September 8th, 2008 | by Boon Kiat
I’ve ditched iTunes, finally. Finally, I’ve found a media player application that is quicker and better than...
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Internet

Can Google Chrome make people switch from Microsoft?

September 4th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
How do you refine a piece of software that everyone has been using since the Internet arrived on home computers in the mid 1990s?...
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Gaming

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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Gaming

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...