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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The new Pixel 4 appears to have junked some of the tired looking features that made the Pixel 2 and Pixel 3 look outdated next to rival flagship...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...
Google tries again with Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL, in Singapore
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Google tries again with Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL, in Singapore

May 9th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Google is back with the updated Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL this week, with Singapore one of the first markets to have the new...
The World Cup topped Singapore trending searches on Google in 2018
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The World Cup topped Singapore trending searches on Google in 2018

December 13th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
The World Cup finals that kicked off in June this year are what Internet users in Singapore looked for the most in 2018, according to...
Google’s Night Sight on the Pixel 3 shows promise of computational photography
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Google’s Night Sight on the Pixel 3 shows promise of computational photography

November 25th, 2018 | by Wilson Wong
Through the Night Sight computational photography, Google is able to drastically improve the images from its Pixel phones....
New Google Cloud offerings promise to speed up AI, machine learning usage
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New Google Cloud offerings promise to speed up AI, machine learning usage

November 11th, 2018 | by Grace Chng
Google Cloud is rolling out two products - Kubeflow Pipelines and AI Hub - that are aimed at maximising the impact of a data scientist's...
Goondu review: Google Pixel 3 XL lacks the looks, packs the software smarts
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Goondu review: Google Pixel 3 XL lacks the looks, packs the software smarts

November 8th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
Despite its software smarts and excellent camera, the Pixel 3 XL is priced too highly and looks too dated to be competitive against recent...
Hands on: Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL face tough competition
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Hands on: Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL face tough competition

October 11th, 2018 | by Wilson Wong
What might hold back some potential buyers is Google's asking price. In Singapore, the Pixel 3 starts from S$1,249 and the Pixel 3 XL costs from...
Robots and AI to the fore
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Robots and AI to the fore

June 19th, 2018 | by Techgoondu
When robots and AI were spoken about not too long ago, the context was often in the realm of theory. Today, they are transforming lives and...
Android phone makers using the iPhone “notch” need fresh ideas
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Android phone makers using the iPhone “notch” need fresh ideas

June 16th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
The last thing each of these phone makers should worry about is the iPhone notch. They should be winning their arguments in the areas they are strong...
Hands on: Google Home is your own virtual secretary and helper
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Hands on: Google Home is your own virtual secretary and helper

April 18th, 2018 | by Wilson Wong
On the whole, Google Home is a fairly intuitive gadget. For the most part, it understands pretty well what it is told to...
Goondu review: Google Pixel Buds draw on online services but hardware lacks shine
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Goondu review: Google Pixel Buds draw on online services but hardware lacks shine

December 29th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
The Google Pixel Buds don't stand out enough because Google Translate seems to be their only useful trick. They aren't a...
Steady lah, Google Assistant can talk Singlish now
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Steady lah, Google Assistant can talk Singlish now

November 2nd, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Okay, Google, can you tell us where to find a BBQ stingray that is seebei shiok one,...
Google Pixel 2 XL gets hardly any discount for basic Singtel plan
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Google Pixel 2 XL gets hardly any discount for basic Singtel plan

October 29th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Google's Pixel 2 XL will go for as much as S$1,098 if you take up a basic Singtel plan to buy the phone exclusive to the telecom...
Goondu DIY: Getting your Google Pixel 2 XL to recognise songs with Now Playing feature
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Goondu DIY: Getting your Google Pixel 2 XL to recognise songs with Now Playing feature

October 21st, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Called Now Playing, it works like the Shazam app of old, except it doesn't need you to fire up an...
Goondu review: Google Pixel 2 XL shows off software chops but design needs polish
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Goondu review: Google Pixel 2 XL shows off software chops but design needs polish

October 20th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
The Pixel 2 XL is very attractive, especially if you want the latest from Google. But hardware-wise, you'll have to forgo some features on other Android...