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Samsung launches souped-up Galaxy Tab S3, despite falling tablet sales
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Samsung launches souped-up Galaxy Tab S3, despite falling tablet sales

March 21st, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Samsung has souped up its Galaxy Tab S3 tablet even as there appears to be waning interest for such...
Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 edge finally get Nougat update in Singapore
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Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 edge finally get Nougat update in Singapore

March 17th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
If you're rocking a year-old Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 edge in Singapore, the good news is that the much-awaited Android 7.0 update is rolling out right now....
Phone makers pile in to exploit Samsung weakness
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Phone makers pile in to exploit Samsung weakness

March 2nd, 2017 | by Staff Writer
Phone makers are piling in to fill a gap in the market left by Samsung, still licking its wounds from a costly recall of its flagship Galaxy Note 7....
Samsung’s new QLED TVs try to outshine OLED TVs in 2017
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Samsung’s new QLED TVs try to outshine OLED TVs in 2017

February 17th, 2017 | by Wilson Wong
Fancy name or not, Samsung will have to convince people paying top dollar that its QLED TVs are the best for their living rooms....
Goodbye 3D and curved TVs, you’re not missed
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Goodbye 3D and curved TVs, you’re not missed

January 26th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
TV makers are fighting over image quality, rather than introducing gimmicks like curved screens and 3D. That is an upgrade in itself....
Can Samsung win trust back with apology, explanation for exploding Galaxy Note7?
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Can Samsung win trust back with apology, explanation for exploding Galaxy Note7?

January 24th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Essentially, the problems with the Galaxy Note7 had to do with not one, but two, types of batteries that the Galaxy Note7 had relied on....
The best from CES 2017 that could chart the course this year
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The best from CES 2017 that could chart the course this year

January 9th, 2017 | by Desmond Koh
In CES 2017, the wider choice in OLED TVs is a sign of what's to come, plus a phone sporting the latest augmented reality features and even a whimsical projector for gamers from Razer....
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....
Holiday Gift Guide 2016: What to buy for a digital nomad
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Holiday Gift Guide 2016: What to buy for a digital nomad

December 12th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Here are some gift ideas for your favourite digital nomad, sorry, road warrior. From the simple to the really cool, they can make life so much better on the road....
With Black Friday deals, SSDs get cheap enough for home storage
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With Black Friday deals, SSDs get cheap enough for home storage

November 27th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
With SSD prices falling over Black Friday, these new storage devices are now available in large capacities that are increasingly affordable for home users....
Goondu DIY: Hooking up the little-known ARC feature on your smart TV
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Goondu DIY: Hooking up the little-known ARC feature on your smart TV

November 14th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
A feature that's been around for a few years now, ARC essentially takes the sound from your TV and sends it to a supporting AV receiver or even sound bar....
Samsung’s Gear S3 to cost S$548 in Singapore
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Samsung’s Gear S3 to cost S$548 in Singapore

November 1st, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The Gear S3 comes in two versions - a "frontier" one for folks who want a tough, outdoor watch and a "classic" one for a touch of luxury....
Samsung to refund Galaxy Note7 owners in Singapore
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Samsung to refund Galaxy Note7 owners in Singapore

October 13th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
This might resonate with users who did not face the overheating issue with their Galaxy Note7s, or users of other Samsung phones who may believe this was an one-off....
In the Galaxy Note7, Samsung turned a bright star into a black hole
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In the Galaxy Note7, Samsung turned a bright star into a black hole

October 11th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
In the Galaxy Note7, Samsung has turned a bright shining star into a black hole that could suck up any upcoming products it wants to launch in future....
Just as its fortunes rise, Samsung is hit by Galaxy Note 7 recall
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Just as its fortunes rise, Samsung is hit by Galaxy Note 7 recall

September 4th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
For Samsung, every day is a lost day as this costly Galaxy Note 7 recall happens globally. Its rivals will be filling the space left on the shelves....
Goondu review: Samsung Galaxy Note7 combines great hardware with improved interface
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Goondu review: Samsung Galaxy Note7 combines great hardware with improved interface

August 21st, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Finally, the company has the hardware and the software done right. In the Galaxy Note7, it had created a phone that is hard to outdo and easily recommended....
Goondu review: Samsung Gear IconX are cool, but need to be juiced up often
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Goondu review: Samsung Gear IconX are cool, but need to be juiced up often

August 8th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
If you've been waiting for an all-in-one device that plays music and tracks your runs, the Samsung Gear IconX these earphones will surely appeal....
Hands on: Samsung’s Galaxy Note7 looks like its best phone yet
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Hands on: Samsung’s Galaxy Note7 looks like its best phone yet

August 3rd, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The Samsung Galaxy Note7 is an impressive update to an already impressive smartphone lineup this year that has brought Samsung back to winning ways....
Goondu review: Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (2016)
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Goondu review: Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (2016)

July 24th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
With a bright and sharp screen, plus a thin and light design, the updated Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 (2016) is attractive, if not perfect....
Are smartwatches still the next big thing, as shipments fall?
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Are smartwatches still the next big thing, as shipments fall?

July 22nd, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Why are people not buying more of these newfangled gadgets and ripping their boring quartz and automatic watches from their wrists? Technology, ironically, is the issue...
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