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Junking my old mobile plans for a SIM-only plan in Singapore
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Junking my old mobile plans for a SIM-only plan in Singapore

July 7th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
There's no longer a good reason to stay with old mobile phone plans in Singapore, with the new options now offering large data bundles at low...
NEC shows off tech that recognises faces behind tinted glass, sunglasses at Interpol World 2019
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NEC shows off tech that recognises faces behind tinted glass, sunglasses at Interpol World 2019

July 2nd, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
NEC's new face recognition technology can peer through tinted glass and reveal the identities of people inside a vehicle, even one moving at high...
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...
Who will champion citizens’ digital rights as Singapore becomes a smart nation?
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Who will champion citizens’ digital rights as Singapore becomes a smart nation?

June 28th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Where Singapore seems lacking in its smart nation vision is a championing of citizens' digital rights, especially as Big Tech keeps flouting the...
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...
Early 5G users getting faster download speeds in the real world: Opensignal study
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Early 5G users getting faster download speeds in the real world: Opensignal study

June 20th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
The first 5G networks launched in South Korea are giving users faster download speeds in real-world tests, according to mobile analytics firm...
5G has to offer more than high speeds in Singapore: IMDA
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5G has to offer more than high speeds in Singapore: IMDA

June 18th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
5G has go beyond being a speed boost to be a "public utility" that brings innovative new applications and services to Singapore, according to the head of the country's government...
On 30th anniversary of Tiananmen protests, a reminder of the Internet’s once-lofty promise for liberty
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On 30th anniversary of Tiananmen protests, a reminder of the Internet’s once-lofty promise for liberty

June 4th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
It is not just in China where the promise of liberty that the Internet seemed so ready to deliver has become stillborn. Look to the West, as...
Cheaper mobile plans in Singapore but quality should not be compromised
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Cheaper mobile plans in Singapore but quality should not be compromised

June 1st, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Telcos splashing out cheaper mobile plans in Singapore, in a bid to stay competitive, should not be compromising network quality or customer...
Latest virtual mobile operator Giga launches in fast-saturating Singapore market
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Latest virtual mobile operator Giga launches in fast-saturating Singapore market

May 30th, 2019 | by Grace Chng
The Giga no-contract service is targeted at millennials who travel, play video games and access data any time and from any where....
Singapore looks to “sandboxes” to test out new innovations
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Singapore looks to “sandboxes” to test out new innovations

May 24th, 2019 | by Grace Chng
Facing disruptions in a digital economy, the Singapore government is using "sandboxes" as controlled environments to verify and validate new innovations....
Hands on: Asus ROG Strix Scar III (GL531)
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Hands on: Asus ROG Strix Scar III (GL531)

May 22nd, 2019 | by Wilson Wong
Gamers looking for a sleek notebook have another option in the Asus ROG Strix Scar III (GL531) launched in Singapore...
Goondu review: Ricoh GR III will please avid photographers
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Goondu review: Ricoh GR III will please avid photographers

May 16th, 2019 | by Wilson Wong
Billed as a premium compact camera, the S$1,299 Ricoh GR III is not cheap and it is not for folks looking for the casual, occasional snapshot....
Hands on: Honor 20 Lite
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Hands on: Honor 20 Lite

May 13th, 2019 | by Wilson Wong
The Honor 20 Lite may not be a flagship killer with its modest hardware specifications, but it is attractively priced at...
Touting smart features, LG OLED TVs get simple refresh for 2019
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Touting smart features, LG OLED TVs get simple refresh for 2019

May 10th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
The new LG OLED TVs in 2019, the W9, E9 and C9, appear to take their cue from their predecessors of the past year or...
Eyeing next wave of 5G deployments, Ericsson to focus on security and enhance supply chain
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Eyeing next wave of 5G deployments, Ericsson to focus on security and enhance supply chain

May 6th, 2019 | by Grace Chng
Ericsson believes more deployments are emerging and is readying itself to catch the next swell in 5G deployment, according to CEO Borje...
Audioengine A2+ Wireless are great audio speakers for PC music
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Audioengine A2+ Wireless are great audio speakers for PC music

May 5th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
I’ve always liked Audioengine’s compact but solid sounding speakers for the PC, because the American company always took its powered speakers seriously, instead of something to simply amp up the bass. The latest A2+ Wireless...
Hands on: Oppo Reno Standard Edition
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Hands on: Oppo Reno Standard Edition

April 26th, 2019 | by Wilson Wong
The new Oppo Reno comes with a pop-up camera module and a notch-less screen, features synonymous with the Chinese phone maker last...
Samsung delays Galaxy Fold launch after reports of damaged screens
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Samsung delays Galaxy Fold launch after reports of damaged screens

April 23rd, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Originally set to be launched this week in Singapore, Samsung's Galaxy Fold will now only reach stores weeks...
Zeemart Zoom promises to let F&B industry procure food items easily
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Zeemart Zoom promises to let F&B industry procure food items easily

April 17th, 2019 | by Grace Chng
Singapore F&B outlets have an online service that promises to let them more easily order, invoice and pay for fresh foods, drinks and other food...