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This is probably why the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book don’t have a USB Type-C port

Ng Chong Seng

Versus the newly announced Dell XPS devices that come with Thunderbolt 3 support, on paper, Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book suddenly don't seem that ultimate anymore. Is their lack of Thunderbolt 3, USB 3.1 Gen 2, and USB-C a mistake? Here are my thoughts and some speculation.

After 100 Days with Apple CarPlay, here's 4 things you need to know

Kenny Yeo

Apple says CarPlay is the smarter and safer way to use your iPhones in cars, and now that aftermarket multimedia receivers supporting CarPlay are out, I decided to give CarPlay a shot to see if it really makes a difference. Here’s my thoughts after 100 days with CarPlay.

Ad-blocking on iOS 9: why it’s good for you, bad for us

Alvin Soon

iOS 9 lets you install content blocking apps that block ads and trackers in Safari. Here’s why it’s great for you, but bad for us.

What happens to your smart devices when the power grid goes down?

James Lu

As the Internet of Things ramps up, we're seeing more and more devices get connected and app-enabled. Smart Hubs control and monitor everything in your house, from when your lights turn on and off, to when your morning coffee starts brewing. It sounds great, but are we becoming too reliant on connected tech?

This is not an Apple Watch review: I like it, but I won't buy it (yet)

Alvin Soon

This is not an Apple Watch review. I promise.

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