If you paid S$15,000 rent and filled your home with flagship Samsung appliances, you'd live here

If you paid S$15,000 rent and filled your home with flagship Samsung appliances, you'd live here

What would you do if you suddenly became fabulously wealthy? Maybe rent a luxury penthouse apartment in a ridiculously expensive serviced condominium just behind Orchard Road, and kit it out with top-of-the-line Samsung appliances? That's what I did.

Celebrate Singapore heritage through technology at the Google Shophouse

Celebrate Singapore heritage through technology at the Google Shophouse

Taking advantage of the upcoming SG50 Jubilee celebrations, Google has opened a special pop-up experience featuring Google technologies designed to take visitors through a virtual tour of Singapore's rich history.

Ever wished for your own pet dinosaur? Oriinokards makes that wish a reality

Ever wished for your own pet dinosaur? Oriinokards makes that wish a reality

With Jurassic World reigniting the interest in dinosaurs all over again, there's no better time for an AR app like Oriinokards to release. We were invited to the game's global launch yesterday and here's what we found out.

First looks at the Sony A7R II *updated*

First looks at the Sony A7R II *updated*

Sony recently announced the launch of their new flagship full-frame camera, the A7R II, and we were on hand to trial the new camera. Hit the jump for more details and what makes this a beast of a camera!

10 features you have to check out in Windows 10

10 features you have to check out in Windows 10

Waiting for the Windows 10 upgrade to complete? Or need further convincing before you make the jump? Either case, here are 10 of our favorite features in the new OS that lands today.

The Windows 10 FAQ

The Windows 10 FAQ

Windows 10 for PCs and tablets is set to arrive on July 29, 2015. In this article, we answer some commonly asked questions regarding the various editions, ways to get the OS, and its pricing.

Installing Windows 10: A pictorial walkthrough

Installing Windows 10: A pictorial walkthrough

If you're performing a clean install of Windows 10 on your PC using a DVD or USB flash drive, these are what you'll see.

Hands-on: Panasonic's new Toughbooks are equally at home in the office and outside

Hands-on: Panasonic's new Toughbooks are equally at home in the office and outside

Panasonic has been making Toughbooks for the past two or so decades. The company's rugged notebooks are amongst the best in the business and they have just released two new models that you can comfortably take from the office to the outside without the bulk and heft that you usually associate with such products.

A short story about Pluto, who discovered it and what we just learned about it

A short story about Pluto, who discovered it and what we just learned about it

On July 14, 2015, the New Horizons probe brought humanity the closest it's ever been to Pluto, the furthest planet (or non-planet?) in our Solar System. Here’s a short story about Pluto, who discovered it, who named it, and what we just learned about it.

ASUS unveils details on the tech behind its custom graphics cards

ASUS unveils details on the tech behind its custom graphics cards

ASUS has released details on the technology behind its custom graphics card offerings, providing insight on the design decisions and practical benefits behind its cards.

Taking the Apple MacBook's Core M to its limits

Taking the Apple MacBook's Core M to its limits

Intel's new Core M processors are unique in that they require no active cooling. But that also means that it has no effective way to cool itself down when it gets hot. How does performance get affected when it gets hot then? We took the MacBook to its limits to find out.

AMD Radeon R9 390X and 390 reviewed: Hawaii rebooted

AMD Radeon R9 390X and 390 reviewed: Hawaii rebooted

Has AMD managed to bring anything new to the table with its rebadged Hawaii cards? We find out in this comparison as we test out the MSI Radeon R9 390X Gaming 8G and the PowerColor PCS+ R9 390 graphics cards against NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 980 and 970 respectively.

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs. LG G4: Which Android smartphone has the better camera?

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs. LG G4: Which Android smartphone has the better camera?

Your smartphone's camera is probably the most important one you own, so you really want to get a good one. We put two of today's biggest flagships, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the LG G4, against each other in a camera comparison to find out which Android smartphone has the better camera.

Buying a 4K TV: What you need to know about HDCP 2.2, HDMI 2.0, HEVC & UHD

Buying a 4K TV: What you need to know about HDCP 2.2, HDMI 2.0, HEVC & UHD

Is buying a 4K TV as simple as ensuring that it has a 4K resolution? Not quite, especially if you want your multi-thousand-dollar investment to last as long as possible. In this article, we decode the TV jargon most consumers face today.

Unbreakable: How tough is your 'tough' gadget?

Unbreakable: How tough is your 'tough' gadget?

Lots of products market themselves as "tough" or "rugged" but what do these terms really mean, and how much damage can they actually endure? We investigate.

Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S Pen series - Affordable tablets with S Pen

Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S Pen series - Affordable tablets with S Pen

The Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S Pen (8.0) and (9.7-inch) succeed the Galaxy Tab 4 series with thinner and lighter designs. They also come with an S Pen, a stylus once reserved for the flagship Galaxy Note series. Can Samsung redefine the entry-level tablet space with the Tab A using an S Pen? We find out in this review.

First looks: Elephone G7 & P3000S smartphones

First looks: Elephone G7 & P3000S smartphones

Chinese phone maker Elephone is entering the local market with two smartphones, the G7 and P3000S. Equipped with midrange specs and affordable price tags, can Elephone attract the wallets and interest of consumers away from the competition? Here are our first impressions.

High-end graphics slugfest: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti custom card shootout

High-end graphics slugfest: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti custom card shootout

The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti is a powerful card that dishes out near-Titan X levels of performance. How much of a difference is there among custom cards in the highest tier of the GPU market? We round up cards from ASUS, Gigabyte, MSI and Palit to find out.

First looks: The Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV and RX10 II

First looks: The Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV and RX10 II

Sony had a launch event yesterday to announce the local launch of the Sony RX100 IV and the Sony RX10 II, and we were on hand to bring our first hand impressions of these new cameras. Hit the jump for pictures and more!

9 things to do with Apple Music this weekend

9 things to do with Apple Music this weekend

TGIF! It’s the weekend, so what better way to spend it than to listen to some free tunes, courtesy of Apple Music. Apple’s music streaming service launched earlier this week, with a generous 3-month free trial. Here are nine things you can do with it this weekend.

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