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Goodu Review: Mozilla Firefox 4 mobile

April 5th, 2011 | by Raymond Lau
Following the wildly successful launch of FireFox 4 on March 22, the folks over at Mozilla have released a mobile iteration of their latest browser for Android and Maemo devices. It’s easily the best mobile browser in the...
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Goondu review: Adobe Acrobat X Pro

April 3rd, 2011 | by Aaron Tan
The venerable Portable Document Format (PDF) is usually the final format that you would use for casting documents in stone. With Adobe Acrobat X Pro, you can now edit your PDF documents and even collaborate with others. I last...
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Goondu review: Jawbone Jambox offers big sound in a tiny package

March 28th, 2011 | by Raymond Lau
Small Bluetooth gizmo works well as a portable desktop speaker, but as a Bluetooth speaker-phone, it leaves users asking for...
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Goondu review: Homefront

March 23rd, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
On the whole, Homefront is an above-average game set in a compelling but increasingly-common scene - heartland America. It has a great story, but that should have been beefed up by more compelling gameplay that is large-scale and...
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Goondu review: Huawei Ideos S7

December 27th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
As we roll into 2011, and a whole slew of new tablets are set to be launched at CES next week, I'm worrying a little for folks who are selling Huawei's Ideos S7...
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Goondu review: Garmin-Asus nuvifone A50

December 25th, 2010 | by Aaron Tan
The nuvifone A50 is a smartphone-GPS hybrid that packs in Garmin's signature GPS software for turn-by-turn directions. This Android-based gadget works as promised, offering good estimates of the distance you need to cover before...
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Hands-on: BlackBerry Bold 9780

December 18th, 2010 | by Aaron Tan
With a tried-and-tested design, the new Bold 9780 is obviously aimed at existing BlackBerry customers, not iPhone and Android owners. But there is little reason for current Bold 9700 owners to upgrade - unless you want the...
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Goondu review: Jawbone Icon

December 14th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
Hands down, these are the best Bluetooth earpieces I have used so far, whether you're talking about sound quality, comfort or...
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Goondu review: Samsung Galaxy Tab

November 21st, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
For those thinking of a new tablet, I'd say check out the Galaxy Tab before going straight to the Apple store to join the rest of the crowd. For those considering an Android tablet already, the Galaxy Tab should be your first...
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Hands on: Toshiba new S$639 AS100 tablet

November 9th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
Toshiba today joined a growing list of manufacturers rolling out alternatives to Apple's iPad tablet in Singapore, bringing the S$639 AS100 tablet, as well as the S$699 AC100 laptop-like Android portable to these...
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Galaxy Tab ships in Singapore on Nov 13

October 29th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
Samsung's Galaxy Tab is shipping in Singapore on November 13, with the Wi-Fi cum 3G version hitting stores before a Wi-Fi-only version that could appear later at a yet unspecified date....
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Goondu review: LG Optimus 7 and Windows Phone 7

October 24th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
If Apple thinks it knows everything you need, and if Google Android gives you a totally blank slate, Microsoft has smartly chosen the middle road - offering just enough of what you need out of the box while letting you customise...
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Hands-on: LG Optimus One

September 15th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
The Optimus One (LG-P500), for one, looks the part with a 129-gram frame that comes with a 3.2-inch screen (320x480) and support for all your regular Froyo goodies, like support for Flash webpages, multi-tasking and Wi-Fi...
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Nokia C6 review: Low-cost doesn’t mean good deal

August 16th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
What little doubt I had of Nokia's recent decline immediately disappeared when I fired up the sadly outdated C6 smartphone sold exclusively by M1 for S$98 with a two-year plan....
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Hands on: Windows Phone 7 looks sharp

August 13th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
But the big question is whether Microsoft's "holiday release" can be the answer to even newer offerings from Google's Android in the coming...
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Hands on: Motorola Milestone XT

June 10th, 2010 | by Alfred Siew
Just three months after launching the Milestone with StarHub, Motorola has released the updated Milestone XT, a souped up, no-keyboard version of its highly-successful Android...
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Goondu Review: Sony Ericsson Aino

October 29th, 2009 | by Chan Chi-Loong
You may want to check out Alf’s review on the Satio if you haven’t read that, as the Aino phone is a sister phone to the Satio and some of the bundled apps are similar. Sony Ericsson just released a trio of phones for...
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Goondu review: Sony Ericsson Satio

October 28th, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
After such a long wait, how does this much-touted flagship smartphone from Sony Ericsson feel in the hand? Some might say it's a mixed...
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Goondu review: Seagate FreeAgent Theater

August 1st, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
Why, in a time when people are streaming videos at home with an Xbox or Playstation 3, or playing back DivX movies on compatible DVD players, would they turn to another media player, this time from a hard disk...
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Goondu review: StarHub 21Mbps HSPA

July 21st, 2009 | by Alfred Siew
For the past month, Techgoondu has been testing the MobileMobile Elite service that promises as much as 21Mbps downloads on the go. And we have to say it rocks! The proof in the pudding is in actual downloads, and I've to say I...