A Modern Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 8

A Modern Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 8

Windows 8, the new operating system from Microsoft, will also be ushering in a new browser called Internet Explorer 10. And for the first time ever, there will be two versions of the browser running on the same OS: a standard desktop app and a Modern-style one. We tell you what to expect.

Apple iPad Mini: Rumor Round-Up

Apple iPad Mini: Rumor Round-Up

Apple is expected to launch a smaller version of the iPad on 23rd of October. In this rumor round-up, we go through every news report, speculation and leak we have seen thus far to give you an overview of what to expect when it launches.

Samsung Galaxy Note II Price Plans Comparison

Samsung Galaxy Note II Price Plans Comparison

The Samsung Galaxy Note II will be available with a two-year contract at all three telcos. Want to know which telco offer the best deal? Read on to find out more.

Windows 8: Built-in Apps & the Power of the Cloud

Windows 8: Built-in Apps & the Power of the Cloud

Find out why your Microsoft account is like a portable, personal PC as we explore the various cloud-connected, built-in Modern-style apps in Windows 8 (such as Mail, Calendar, People, and SkyDrive) in this fifth installment of our Windows 8 series of articles.

Hands-on: ASUS PadFone 2

Hands-on: ASUS PadFone 2

ASUS held a global press conference in Taipei for its latest smartphone, the PadFone 2. Check out our hands-on with the ASUS PadFone 2 and see what new features it brings to the table.

Windows 8: Common Touch Gestures, Multi-tasking & On-screen Keyboards

Windows 8: Common Touch Gestures, Multi-tasking & On-screen Keyboards

Even if you're used to a smartphone or tablet, the many gesture possibilities in Windows 8 can be confusing initially. Here, we show you the most important ones, and reveal their mouse and keyboard equivalents. We also explore a cool new feature called 'snap multi-tasking', and tell you if it works well.

Search for Files, Share Content & Access Settings Quickly with 'Charms' in Windows 8

Search for Files, Share Content & Access Settings Quickly with 'Charms' in Windows 8

What are Charms in Windows 8? Simply put, they consist of five 'shortcuts' to frequently used functions, including search, share, the Start screen, devices, and settings. If you're upgrading to Windows 8, now is the time to get yourself acquainted with these lucky charms.

Hands-on: Dell XPS 12

Hands-on: Dell XPS 12

With Windows 8's Modern UI designed with touch in mind, manufacturers are steadily introducing more and more hardware with touch-enabled screens. The latest is Dell's XPS 12, which uses a swiveling screen form factor to transform between tablet and notebook. Find out how well it works inside:

Sony Unveils the Vaio Duo 11 Sliding Hybrid Ultrabook

Sony Unveils the Vaio Duo 11 Sliding Hybrid Ultrabook

Sony today unveiled its Vaio Duo 11, an 11-inch full HD touchscreen Ultrabook with a unique sliding form-factor that lets it easily switch between tablet and notebook mode. We were lucky enough to get a hands-on with the new model. Find out what we thought inside:

HP Launches Eight New Windows 8 Products

HP Launches Eight New Windows 8 Products

With Windows 8 releasing in just two weeks time, today HP revealed no less than eight new Windows 8 devices (more than half of which are touch-enabled) that are sure to get you excited about Microsoft’s new OS. We had a closer look at each of them.

Windows 8: Lock Screen, Start Screen, Desktop & the Merits of a Microsoft Account

Windows 8: Lock Screen, Start Screen, Desktop & the Merits of a Microsoft Account

Windows 8 is as different from Windows 7 as Windows 95 was from Windows 3.1; and once again, it starts right from the graphical user interface. In this article, we explore the new ways of signing into Windows 8, the tile-based, Modern UI-inspired Start screen, and why you should register for a Microsoft account.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 Ti - The Budget Kepler With A Bite

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 Ti - The Budget Kepler With A Bite

Rounding out NVIDIA's Kepler lineup, the GeForce GTX 650 Ti is aimed at gamers looking for an affordable Kepler-based graphics solution with a bit more bite than what's offered with NVIDIA's previous GTX 650. We took it for a test drive and also had a look at a custom edition from ASUS.

A Speedy Guide to 4G/LTE

A Speedy Guide to 4G/LTE

4G and LTE seem to be the buzz words these days after all three telcos rolled out their new networks. 4G smartphones and tablets are beginning to show up on retail shelves too. But what does it mean and what do you need to know about it? We've got you covered with this dedicated guide on all you need to know about 4G/LTE.

Canon Expands Its Camera Line-up with the EOS 6D & Five New PowerShot Models

Canon Expands Its Camera Line-up with the EOS 6D & Five New PowerShot Models

While the end of 2012 is approaching, Canon reveals that it's not done yet with the camera releases. In addition to unveiling its most affordable full-frame DSLR, the EOS 6D, there are also five new PowerShot cameras. Now, which camera should you ask Santa for this coming Christmas?

Canon Announces 10 New Pixma and Imageclass Printers

Canon Announces 10 New Pixma and Imageclass Printers

Earlier today, Canon Singapore refreshed its Pixma and Imageclass printer lineups with the introduction of 10 new models. Be it a professional A3+ photo printer, a color inkjet all-in-one photo printer, or a monochrome laser multifunction printer, there's something for everybody.

Illustrated Overview of Tiered Smartphone Plans (Q3, 2012) - Updated!

Illustrated Overview of Tiered Smartphone Plans (Q3, 2012) - Updated!

With M1 and StarHub making some changes to their tiered mobile plans last month, we updated our article to reflect the changes. Check out the various 3G and 4G plans available across the board - complete with analysis and charts for a clear illustration!

Windows 8: Introduction, Versions & Upgrade Paths

Windows 8: Introduction, Versions & Upgrade Paths

With the launch of Microsoft's brand new operating system, Windows 8, just about three weeks away, we kickstart our lineup of Windows 8-related articles with the basics of this radical new operating system. Get to know about the different editions, and find out what are your upgrade options.

Challenges Faced by Operators in 4G LTE Deployment

Challenges Faced by Operators in 4G LTE Deployment

4G LTE is tipped to be the next generation mobile network for countries around the world. Enthusiasts in Singapore have just begun enjoying what it can offer, but the path ahead for operators isn't a smooth one as they gear up to tackle the next wave of folks upgrading to 4G. We talk to industry veterans to find out these concerns.

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Note II (Updated with Video)

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Note II (Updated with Video)

Samsung today unveiled the sequel to its successful Galaxy Note smartphone at the Samsung Mobile Unpacked event in Berlin, the Galaxy Note II. We went up close and personal with it to find out what else's new besides its 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED display and 1.6GHz quad-core processor.

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Camera (Updated with Video)

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy Camera (Updated with Video)

The Samsung Galaxy Camera has a 16.3-megapixel backside-illuminated CMOS sensor, a 21x optical zoom lens, and a high density 4.8-inch touchscreen. But its claim to fame is that it runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. Here's a closer look at this quad-core-processor-equipped camera.

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Digital compacts have never been better as the camera industry braces for change

Now's a pretty interesting period for digital compact cameras. As sales of point-and-shoots continue to slip, I was sure the compact was going the way of the dodo. Surprisingly, we're actually seeing more variety and better quality as camera manufacturers have chosen to focus their efforts on putting out enthusiast-level cameras.

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