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G Suite is now Google Workspace, with promise of tighter integration
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G Suite is now Google Workspace, with promise of tighter integration

October 8th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Google Cloud's G Suite series of online productivity tools are now called Google Workspace. They promise more integrated...
Google Pay gets more “social” in Singapore, lets users split lunch bills easily
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Google Pay gets more “social” in Singapore, lets users split lunch bills easily

September 28th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Google Pay users got a major upgrade in Singapore last week, with new "social" features that make it easy to, say, split the cost of a...
Google to use solar energy from 500 HDB flats to help power Singapore operations
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Google to use solar energy from 500 HDB flats to help power Singapore operations

September 15th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Google will be using solar energy from 500 HDB flats in Singapore to help power its operations in the...
Goondu review: Google Pixel 4a is likeable, but has shortcomings
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Goondu review: Google Pixel 4a is likeable, but has shortcomings

August 12th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
The Google Pixel 4a is likeable with a great camera but the lack of a wide-angle lens and a larger screen could be deal...
Improved design, same well-liked camera in Google’s new S$499 Pixel 4a
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Improved design, same well-liked camera in Google’s new S$499 Pixel 4a

August 4th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
The Pixel 4a is tightly integrated with the latest of Google's online services and software, such as its virtual assistant and Android operating...
Goondu review: Google Pixel Buds win on usability
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Goondu review: Google Pixel Buds win on usability

August 3rd, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
The S$269 Google Pixel Buds are a great companion for your Android phone, becoming a natural extension that can be worn comfortably for...
Google Meet, Gmail and other G Suite tools get security boost
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Google Meet, Gmail and other G Suite tools get security boost

July 22nd, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Users of Google's online tools such as Meet, Gmail and Chat are getting new cybersecurity features as they spend more time working remotely from...
Google Meet to be free for everyone from early May 2020
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Google Meet to be free for everyone from early May 2020

April 29th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Google Cloud is making its premium videoconferencing service, Meet, free in the coming weeks, starting with rollouts from early...
Easily transcribe a speech with updated Google Translate app
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Easily transcribe a speech with updated Google Translate app

March 18th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
You can now listen to a speech in a foreign language and have your phone's Google Translate app automatically convert that into a language you...
Google Maps celebrates 15th birthday with new features, snazzy new icon
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Google Maps celebrates 15th birthday with new features, snazzy new icon

February 10th, 2020 | by Grace Chng
From a humble app to help people get around, Google Maps has become an indispensible app that guides people on their daily commute and in their...
When fake news, censorship make it harder to tackle a coronavirus
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When fake news, censorship make it harder to tackle a coronavirus

February 3rd, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
It's true that fake news spreads as fast as a coronavirus. But not having the right information in time to make the right decision is also...
Enter the “Connected Everything++” universe of the roaring 2020s
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Enter the “Connected Everything++” universe of the roaring 2020s

January 13th, 2020 | by Grace Chng
In the roaring 2020s era where everything is connected, we can expect flying taxis, quantum computers and 3D-printed...
Goondu review: Google Pixel 4 is the ultimate machine for the Android warrior
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Goondu review: Google Pixel 4 is the ultimate machine for the Android warrior

October 30th, 2019 | by Amit Roy Choudhury
While any Android phone is good enough to enjoy the many benefits of the Google ecosystem, the Pixel 4 brings the user experience to a new...
Public cloud services to create 22,000 new jobs over next 5 years: Boston Consulting Group
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Public cloud services to create 22,000 new jobs over next 5 years: Boston Consulting Group

October 29th, 2019 | by Grace Chng
The deployment of public cloud services will help create 22,000 jobs in Singapore, while boosting gross domestic product by US$31 billion by...
Hands on: Huawei Mate 30 Pro comes with Android, without Google services
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Hands on: Huawei Mate 30 Pro comes with Android, without Google services

September 20th, 2019 | by Wilson Wong
Without access to Google apps, the new Huawei Mate 30 Pro has pulled out all stops to win over users with its hardware. But is it...
Take a virtual walk through Singapore’s hawker centres with Google Street View
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Take a virtual walk through Singapore’s hawker centres with Google Street View

July 30th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Google Street View will provide 360-degree imagery of Singapore's 114 hawker centres by early next year, enabling people to find each stall...
Singapore retailers promise money back if Google apps don’t work on Huawei phones
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Singapore retailers promise money back if Google apps don’t work on Huawei phones

June 28th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Challenger and Courts have promised to give consumers their money back if they buy a Huawei phone that cannot run poplar Google apps such as Gmail and...
Hands on: Google Nest Hub
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Hands on: Google Nest Hub

June 25th, 2019 | by Wilson Wong
If you own a Google Home or Home mini but want a screen, then the Google Nest Hub launched today in Singapore is the perfect...
New Google Pixel 4 teaser offers sneak peek of changed-up flagship phone
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New Google Pixel 4 teaser offers sneak peek of changed-up flagship phone

June 13th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
The new Pixel 4 appears to have junked some of the tired looking features that made the Pixel 2 and Pixel 3 look outdated next to rival flagship...
With Google pulling out Android, Huawei is faced with hard choices
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With Google pulling out Android, Huawei is faced with hard choices

May 20th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
So far, Huawei has stuck to its guns when it comes to pressure from the United States government. At times defiant, it has also said it had prepared for alternatives to American technology that could be pulled just as it needed...