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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...
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...