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Apple opens first Singapore store on Orchard Road on May 27
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Apple opens first Singapore store on Orchard Road on May 27

May 25th, 2017 | by Grace Chng
After months of waiting, Apple will finally launch its first store in Southeast Asia in Singapore on May...
Apple apps to support Global Accessibility Awareness Day
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Apple apps to support Global Accessibility Awareness Day

May 18th, 2017 | by Grace Chng
To mark Global Accessibility Awareness Day on May 18th, Apple launched its Designed for Everyone campaign with short astonishing videos of seven people who are using its accessible technology in their everyday lives....
Goondu DIY: Shoot simple, sharable videos with Apple Clips
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Goondu DIY: Shoot simple, sharable videos with Apple Clips

April 17th, 2017 | by Grace Chng
The new Apple Clips is a fun phone video app, which is quick and easy to use. It turns your random video clips and still photos into entertaining little videos....
Goondu review: Apple AirPods present a wire-free future
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Goondu review: Apple AirPods present a wire-free future

January 14th, 2017 | by Grace Chng
Wireless headsets are the future. For wider use, Apple must improve Siri. Barring that, the AirPods are a nifty and easy to use Bluetooth headset....
Can smartphones dazzle again in 2017 to counter gadget fatigue?
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Can smartphones dazzle again in 2017 to counter gadget fatigue?

January 4th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Ironically, as phone makers make better phones that last longer, they are making it harder for some users to upgrade. Diminishing returns set in....
Can Huawei overtake Apple as it aspires to smartphone crown?
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Can Huawei overtake Apple as it aspires to smartphone crown?

November 15th, 2016 | by Wilson Wong
All said, the smartphone market is ripe for a radical change. However, Huawei won't have it easy trying to dislodge Apple....
Apple’s iOS 10.1 update brings Portrait mode enhancements for photos
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Apple’s iOS 10.1 update brings Portrait mode enhancements for photos

October 26th, 2016 | by Grace Chng
Portrait mode produces a shallow depth of field effect where the subject in the foreground is in focus while the background is blurred....
For Apple fans, time to upgrade the Watch, even before the iPhone 7
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For Apple fans, time to upgrade the Watch, even before the iPhone 7

September 9th, 2016 | by Grace Chng
The Watch offers big improvements and may be a more straightforward upgrade decision than the iPhone 7, though it has a dual-lens camera for better photos....
Highly anticipated iPhone 7 primed for centre stage at Apple event
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Highly anticipated iPhone 7 primed for centre stage at Apple event

September 6th, 2016 | by Grace Chng
Expect a souped up iPhone 7 at a special Apple event coming live in a few hours time. Many fans will be looking forward to updates to their favourite phone....
Xiaomi’s Mi Notebook Air is good value, but is it okay to copy?
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Xiaomi’s Mi Notebook Air is good value, but is it okay to copy?

July 29th, 2016 | by Nigel Chen
Xiaomi's new Macbook Air lookalike offers better value on paper. As consumers, does it really matter if Xiaomi clearly copied Apple's designs?...
Are small phones coming back with the new iPhone SE?
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Are small phones coming back with the new iPhone SE?

March 28th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Are users gravitating back to a small screen after their flirtation with phablets? You know, 5.7- and 6-inchers like Samsung's Galaxy Note?...
Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Gadgets for the man, woman on the go
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Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Gadgets for the man, woman on the go

November 29th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Here are the top smartphones, tablets, laptops and accessories that make great gifts this holiday season....
Three laptops to consider before the Surface Book turns up
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Three laptops to consider before the Surface Book turns up

October 16th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Don't want to wait for Microsoft's much anticipated Surface Book to turn up in Singapore? Here are three thin and light laptops that do the job very well....
The Apple iPad Pro is the perfect tablet – for some
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The Apple iPad Pro is the perfect tablet – for some

September 11th, 2015 | by Alvin Lai
The iPad Pro definitely has a place for die-hard iPad users. But it's starting to get a bit complicated....
Goondu review: Apple iPod Touch 6
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Goondu review: Apple iPod Touch 6

September 10th, 2015 | by Alvin Lai
Apple has spruced up the iPod Touch with a slew of enhancements, including an improved camera, new colours and a higher battery capacity....
In search of wearable technology’s killer app
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In search of wearable technology’s killer app

April 20th, 2015 | by Raymond Lau
Unless wearable tech makers can somehow create a device that matches or surpasses the utility of our well-loved iPhones and Androids, they may never match up to their hype....
Xiaomi, Huawei continue march in smartphone sales
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Xiaomi, Huawei continue march in smartphone sales

December 19th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
The third quarter of 2014 saw market leader Samsung lose its lead drastically to Chinese smartphone makers Huawei and Xiaomi, according to a report by analyst firm Gartner. Samsung shaved 7.7 percentage points to retain a 24.4...
Holiday 2014 gift guide: Which notebook to buy?
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Holiday 2014 gift guide: Which notebook to buy?

December 14th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
Shopping for a laptop for the man or woman in your life? Here are a few recommendations, going by what he or she may like....
World’s first biometric contactless payment card is here, but issues persist
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World’s first biometric contactless payment card is here, but issues persist

October 27th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
MasterCard has partnered biometric technology firm Zwipe to introduce the world’s first contactless payment card that can store and read the cardholder’s fingerprint data....
Goondu review: Apple iPhone 6 Plus
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Goondu review: Apple iPhone 6 Plus

September 28th, 2014 | by Alvin Lai
When I first took the iPhone 6 Plus out of its plain white box, I was slightly disappointed that it wasn’t larger. In fact, the size looked just right. It certainly wasn’t gigantic, the way other reviewers said it was. I...
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