wearables

Hands on: Montblanc Summit 2 smartwatch seeks to sell “luxe tech” appeal
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Hands on: Montblanc Summit 2 smartwatch seeks to sell “luxe tech” appeal

October 18th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
Starting from S$1,495, a Montblanc Summit 2 with a steel case is cheaper than many a branded Swiss-made mechanical watch...
Three in 10 wearables abandoned by owners for being not useful: Gartner
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Three in 10 wearables abandoned by owners for being not useful: Gartner

December 8th, 2016 | by Esmond Xu
Three in 10 smartwatch and fitness tracker owners abandon their devices out of boredom, a lack of usefulness, or simply because they stopped working, according to research firm...
Goondu review: TomTom Touch
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Goondu review: TomTom Touch

December 5th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
If a tracker rather than a large watch with a screen is what you're after, then the TomTom Touch has some interesting features thrown...
Hands on: Asus ZenWatch 2
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Hands on: Asus ZenWatch 2

May 1st, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
If you're curious about the fuss surrounding smartwatches but don't want to spend a fortune on one, then the ZenWatch 2 could be your first ticket to the wearable...
Goondu review: Fitbit Blaze
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Goondu review: Fitbit Blaze

March 31st, 2016 | by Esmond Xu
The Fitbit Blaze should have included a GPS chip to provide accurate distance readouts and the exact jogging routes, without making you bring a...
Samsung’s Gear S2 smartwatch in rose gold and platinum out in Singapore
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Samsung’s Gear S2 smartwatch in rose gold and platinum out in Singapore

February 12th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Just in time for Valentine's Day, Samsung's Gear S2 smartwatch now comes plated with fancy 18K rose gold and...
Goondu review: TomTom Spark
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Goondu review: TomTom Spark

February 12th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The Spark could have done a bit more - with an improved desktop interface for music - to make you leave your other gadgets behind without thinking...
Smartwatches find niche in fitness apps
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Smartwatches find niche in fitness apps

January 11th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
These watches seem to point to fitness as a specialty that could help them take off in 2016....
Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Gadgets for the man, woman on the go
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Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Gadgets for the man, woman on the go

November 29th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Here are the top smartphones, tablets, laptops and accessories that make great gifts this holiday...
Goondu review: Samsung Gear S2
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Goondu review: Samsung Gear S2

November 8th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
It's not the cheapest but is one of the most accomplished smart watches now, in terms of convenience and ease of...
Huawei’s new smartwatch looks like a Swiss watch… made in China
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Huawei’s new smartwatch looks like a Swiss watch… made in China

October 30th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Huawei probably has sensed a demand for classic-looking watches that sport some of the smarts of the latest wearable...
Finding the right fitness gadget for your run
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Finding the right fitness gadget for your run

September 27th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
How do you pick a fitness band from a smart watch? Here's a look at the pros and cons of each type of running...
Samsung Gear S2, Gear S2 classic out in Singapore in October
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Samsung Gear S2, Gear S2 classic out in Singapore in October

September 16th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Despite not using the more common Android Wear, they are expected to hook up to a variety of Android...
Can smartwatches become luxury goods?
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Can smartwatches become luxury goods?

June 4th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The biggest thing against smart watches is the technology they bring. It is transient, upgradeable and...
New, faster mobile links to change the way we live
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New, faster mobile links to change the way we live

April 22nd, 2015 | by Techgoondu
As smart nation projects push out, a smooth network with the new 5G technology features could uplift lives for citizens in a country or...
In search of wearable technology’s killer app
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In search of wearable technology’s killer app

April 20th, 2015 | by Raymond Lau
Unless wearable tech makers can somehow create a device that matches or surpasses the utility of our well-loved iPhones and Androids, they may never match up to their...
Q&A: Intel eyes wearables, new PCs in “post PC” world
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Q&A: Intel eyes wearables, new PCs in “post PC” world

February 27th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The chipmaker looks to bank on new market segments in a "post PC"...
Hands on: Striiv Touch fitness tracker
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Hands on: Striiv Touch fitness tracker

November 6th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Next to a plethora of new fitness trackers, its combination of light weight and a handy screen makes it worth checking...
SAP to open Singapore innovation centre, shows off Google Glass app
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SAP to open Singapore innovation centre, shows off Google Glass app

October 24th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
More doctors could be using Google Glass to examine a patient’s vital signs, if an augmented reality app being tested by technology giant SAP becomes reality. Dubbed We Care, the app also lets doctors retrieve a...
Hands On: Asus ZenWatch
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Hands On: Asus ZenWatch

October 21st, 2014 | by Wilson Wong
For guys, the handsome ZenWatch with a leather strap is great for work as well as a casual day out. It won't look out of place for a dinner at a fancy...