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Why Ex Machina’s beautiful Artificial Intelligence is scarier than Avengers’ Ultron

Alvin Soon

AI (artificial intelligence) is no longer an ‘if’, but a ‘when’. So why is Ex Machina’s beautiful Ava a scarier AI than Avengers’ big bad bot Ultron?

72 hours with a BMW that comes with a 24/7 personal concierge

Kenny Yeo

As of now, most BMW cars will ship with ConnectedDrive, a suite of in-car connectivity technologies, apps and services that aims to make your BMW ownership that little more convenient and special. One key feature is its concierge service. We spent 72 hours with it to see if it’s any good.

Building your own power packed gaming PC

Vincent Chang

With the recent deluge of new PC components and technologies, it's a great time to upgrade your PC. Former HWZ Senior Tech Writer Vincent Chang, who's now a Senior Correspondent at Straits Times Digital, shows you what to put together and compares it with a few other new off-the-shelf gaming desktops.

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.

Blog Authors

  • Vijay Anand
  • Zachary Chan
  • Ng Chong Seng
  • Alvin Soon
  • James Lu
  • Kenny Yeo
  • PY Ho
  • Wong Chung Wee
  • Koh Wanzi

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