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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy S III stars as new flagship phone
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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy S III stars as new flagship phone

May 11th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Stick with the formula, as Samsung has done here with the Galaxy S III, and it will sell millions more of this new...
Samsung Galaxy S II gets Ice Cream Sandwich update in Singapore – finally
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Samsung Galaxy S II gets Ice Cream Sandwich update in Singapore – finally

May 8th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
It has released a "DXLP9" version of the phone's firmware, which essentially updates the current Android software onboard to version 4.0 or the much-talked about ICS version....
Samsung bets on bigger screen, smarter features in new Galaxy S III
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Samsung bets on bigger screen, smarter features in new Galaxy S III

May 4th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The Galaxy S III, which will ship in Singapore by June the latest, is set for a stay at the top of the smartphone charts....
Microsoft Surface 2.0 sheds ‘prototype’ status
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Microsoft Surface 2.0 sheds ‘prototype’ status

April 20th, 2012 | by Raymond Lau
If the prototype of Microsoft’s Surface 2.0 unveiled last May got you excited, it’s time to ready your wallet: the SUR40 table-top computer is finally available for...
Pink Samsung Galaxy Note arrives in Singapore on Saturday
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Pink Samsung Galaxy Note arrives in Singapore on Saturday

April 12th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
It had to come in pink sooner or later. Samsung's surprise hit of the season, the Galaxy Note, is arriving in town this Saturday, dressed in pink and following in the footsteps of the smaller Galaxy S...
Goondu review: Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7
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Goondu review: Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7

March 23rd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
When everyone was going ga-ga last week over Apple’s new iPad, I went out to a small store in Funan and bought a Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7, a tablet that I had under-estimated when I first saw it earlier this year. I had...
Hands on: Samsung Series 9 notebooks are things of beauty
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Hands on: Samsung Series 9 notebooks are things of beauty

March 16th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Seldom do we go all ga-ga over just another notebook, especially at a time when everyone’s coming up with sexy, slim ultrabooks. But we have to bring up Samsung’s Series 9 notebooks, which simply ooze sex appeal in...
Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Tab 2
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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Tab 2

March 15th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
At this time last year, Samsung was agonising over how slim its Galaxy Tab 10.1 was going to be to challenge Apple’s iPad 2. Just like Apple this time, its updated Galaxy Tab 2 tablets, unveiled recently at the Mobile World...
Samsung’s official Ice Cream Sandwich out for Galaxy S II, but not in Singapore yet
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Samsung’s official Ice Cream Sandwich out for Galaxy S II, but not in Singapore yet

March 13th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The release is only available for South Korea and several European countries like Poland, Hungary and Sweden, and there is no news still of availability for Singapore users, who have had the phone since last year....
Same old name, but new iPad makes sense for Apple
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Same old name, but new iPad makes sense for Apple

March 8th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Though it feels like the company is hardly moving much beyond treading water, its rivals are still some ways off from threatening its...
Samsung Galaxy Nexus finally out in Singapore on Feb 11, in white and black
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Samsung Galaxy Nexus finally out in Singapore on Feb 11, in white and black

February 9th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the Google phone that had fans waiting for months, is finally here in Singapore this Saturday with a small bonus - it will come in both black and...
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Samsung Galaxy Nexus goes on sale in Singapore only in Feb 2012

January 4th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The much-awaited Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the next "Google phone" featuring the new Android 4.0 operating system, will only reach Singapore stores in February 2012, a month later than expected. The Korean phone maker also unveiled...
SingTel launches LTE services, expects 80 per cent coverage by end 2012
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SingTel launches LTE services, expects 80 per cent coverage by end 2012

December 21st, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
SingTel is upping download speeds on the go on December 22, with a new mobile broadband service that promises up to 75Mbps with the new LTE or long term evolution...
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Samsung brings the fight to Apple

December 13th, 2011 | by Chan Chi-Loong
The knives are out. Since Steve Job’s untimely death, Samsung has been ramping up the assault on Apple, having launched a series of funny ads attacking the iPhone 4S. Take a look at this ad which was just released a few...
Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Note
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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Note

December 6th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
What is crucial to its popularity in recent weeks since its launch is that it has come at a time when the screen sizes of phones have themselves increased from the iPhone's 3.5 inches to 4.7 inches on the HTC Sensation XL, for...
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Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Nexus

November 9th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
One of the most loved Android phones and certainly the most long-lasting - the Google Nexus One - looks to finally have a worthy successor in the Samsung-made Galaxy Nexus out in Singapore in January...
Google Galaxy Nexus reaches Singapore in Jan 2012, costs S$948
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Google Galaxy Nexus reaches Singapore in Jan 2012, costs S$948

November 8th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
The Galaxy Nexus, the first of many phones bearing Google's latest Android 4.0 operating system, will hit the shelves in Singapore in January 2012, to the delight of Android fans who have waited a long time for a new...
Galaxy Nexus and Android 4.0 arrive with XL-sized screen
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Galaxy Nexus and Android 4.0 arrive with XL-sized screen

October 19th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
The next Nexus phone from Google and Samsung, the Galaxy Nexus, will start shipping in November with new features like an improved Gmail experience and the ability for the phone to unlock by simply recognising a user's...
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Samsung claims 10 million Galaxy S IIs sold

September 26th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
The Korean electronics giant said today that it has sold 10 million of the popular Galaxy S II phone worldwide, even as its legal battles with Apple rages across several markets around the world amid the iPhone 5's impending...
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Top executives from the wireless and mobile industry take the hot seat

June 1st, 2011 | by Raymond Lau
UNWIRED, Singapore’s first and only independent wireless and mobile conference, returned for a second run last Thursday, and saw the attendance of top-level executives from the relevant industries from across Southeast...