In pictures: Deals that caught our eye at the Challenger Funan closure sale

In pictures: Deals that caught our eye at the Challenger Funan closure sale

Do you know that Challenger is closing its megastore at Funan DigitaLife Mall, and is now having a sale?

5 tips on buying the correct power bank for your mobile device (2016 edition!)

5 tips on buying the correct power bank for your mobile device (2016 edition!)

Yes, smartphones and tablets are very advanced these days; but sadly, their batteries still don't last very long. To ensure our device can at least last through the day, many of us carry a power bank. But with so many choices out there, how does one go about choosing one? Here are 5 tips.

Eyes-on with the S$84,000 Sony VPL-VW5000ES SXRD 4K HDR home theater projector

Eyes-on with the S$84,000 Sony VPL-VW5000ES SXRD 4K HDR home theater projector

The first 4K home cinema projector to use a laser light engine with 5,000 lumens of brightness, the Sony VPL-VW5000ES also supports HDR and covers the full DCI-P3 color space, with emulation for BT.2020. Here's our first-hand take after spending some time with it.

Photos: The AKG N90Q - Headphones inspired by a legend

Photos: The AKG N90Q - Headphones inspired by a legend

What goes into a set of S$2,000 headphones? The AKG N90Q limited edition headphones come in a bright gold carrying case and is quite a sight in itself. Here's a quick glimpse of what's inside.

The beast unleashed: Overclocking the ASUS ROG GX700

The beast unleashed: Overclocking the ASUS ROG GX700

The ASUS ROG GX700 packs some impressive out-of-the-box performance. But ASUS didn't include an overclockable mobile processor and a desktop-class NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 for nothing. How much performance is still waiting to be squeezed out of this luxury notebook? We find out.

HWZ Deal Alert: 15th April 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 15th April 2016

It’s a nice dreary weekend ahead, so here are some good deals to help the mood along.

Fans-on with the Dyson Pure Cool Link purifier fan

Fans-on with the Dyson Pure Cool Link purifier fan

We go fans-on with the cool new Dyson Pure Cool Link purifier fans and they are fan-tastic.

First looks: Klipsch X20i earphones - Good things come in small packages

First looks: Klipsch X20i earphones - Good things come in small packages

The X20i is Klipsch's flagship in-ear headphone, and features what Klipsch calls true two-way dual armature design, with detachable cables and an injection moulded stainless steel housing. We take a quick listen to see just how good it sounds.

5 tips to help you get the most out of your next Japan trip

5 tips to help you get the most out of your next Japan trip

If you are heading out to Japan to catch the cherry blossoms, here are some useful tips that I have learned on my recent trip to the Land of the Rising Sun.

In pictures: HP Elite x3, the phone HP says isn't a phone

In pictures: HP Elite x3, the phone HP says isn't a phone

According to HP, its new Elite x3 smartphone could be the only Windows device you will actually need. Here's a closer look at this 6-inch powerhouse.

First looks: DJI's latest quadcopter, the DJI Phantom 4

First looks: DJI's latest quadcopter, the DJI Phantom 4

DJI's representatives from their Hong Kong office were just in town to promote the new DJI Phantom 4, the latest in drone technology. Check out what's new and improved from the drone specialist.

HWZ Deal Alert: 11th April 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 11th April 2016

Do you look forward to great savings for your gadgets? If so, here’s where you start. Less chatter, more bargains.

Hands-on with the HP Spectre, a laptop that merges consumer electronics and high fashion

Hands-on with the HP Spectre, a laptop that merges consumer electronics and high fashion

The HP Spectre is the world's thinnest laptop. Fortunately for us, we managed to spend some time with it at HP's commercial print and PC launch event in Macau. Here's what we thought about HP's latest luxury laptop.

Great gadgets every house needs

Great gadgets every house needs

Whether it's for the Chinese New Year or any other occasion, spring cleaning is something we all do. Chucking out the old stuff, and replacing them with all-new ones. Need help on deciding which cool new toys to buy? We have some suggestions!

Highlights from NVIDIA's GPU Technology Conference 2016

Highlights from NVIDIA's GPU Technology Conference 2016

Without fail, the importance of graphics technology and the power of visualization is best exemplified at every NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference. This year, Jen-Hsun Huang, CEO of NVIDIA, highlighted very important breakthroughs to speed-up the deep learning process which will push new frontiers such as hosting the world's first autonomous car race and much more. Read on.

First Looks: Samsung Galaxy TabPro S

First Looks: Samsung Galaxy TabPro S

The 12-inch tablet with detachable keyboard space is quickly becoming one of the most hotly contested markets around. And now joining the likes of Apple's iPad Pro, Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 and Lenovo's IdeaPad Miix 700 comes Samsung's effort, the Galaxy TabPro S. We take a closer look.

Photos: Unboxing the new 24.2MP Canon EOS 80D

Photos: Unboxing the new 24.2MP Canon EOS 80D

The Canon EOS 80D is Canon's latest semi-pro DSLR camera. Sporting a 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor, it also has a 45-point all cross-type AF system, with Dual Pixel CMOS AF for Live View shooting.

Hands-on: The HP Elite x2 hybrid is for professionals who want the best of both worlds

Hands-on: The HP Elite x2 hybrid is for professionals who want the best of both worlds

HP's updated Elite x2 2-in-1 device takes a lot of design cues from the Surface Pro 4, but it also includes a whole lot of features that business users will appreciate. Here's a closer look at the machine.

Photos: The giant NVIDIA Tesla P100 GPU and its US$65,000 QuantaPlex deep learning server

Photos: The giant NVIDIA Tesla P100 GPU and its US$65,000 QuantaPlex deep learning server

You would never believe how large the Pascal based NVIDIA Tesla P100 GPU is! Check it out along with more photos of the Tesla module and the insides of the server rack that will contain them, courtesy of QuantaPlex.

Can computers ever think like humans? Cognitive computing is coming to bridge that

Can computers ever think like humans? Cognitive computing is coming to bridge that

Is cognitive computing the same as artificial intelligence? And what has deep learning with NVIDIA's GPUs got to do with all of this? In the second keynote at NVIDIA GTC 2016, Rob High, IBM Fellow and CTO of IBM Watson, walked us through some insightful aspects how data overload is urgently creating the need for such cognitive systems to better make sense of things.

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