Xiaomi smartphones: Downgrading to MIUI 6 after installing MIUI 7

Xiaomi smartphones: Downgrading to MIUI 6 after installing MIUI 7

So you've installed the MIUI 7 beta on your Xiaomi smartphone, but want to roll back to MIUI 6? Here's our handy guide to assist you on the process.

High Bandwidth Memory: What it is and why you should care

High Bandwidth Memory: What it is and why you should care

HBM has the potential to pave the way for 4K gaming and bandwidth-hungry applications. What is it though and why is it a huge improvement over traditional GDDR type memory?

HWZ Deal Alert: 28th Sep 2015

HWZ Deal Alert: 28th Sep 2015

A fast 3-port USB wall charger, a basket of Mac apps, a cheap gaming keyboard, and some info about what's probably the best Bluetooth travel keyboard in the market right now - these are the tech deals that got our attention today.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 shootout: Which card should you get for Dota 2?

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 shootout: Which card should you get for Dota 2?

Gaming rigs don't have to cost you an arm and a leg. Maybe you don't want to play GTA V, but just League of Legends and Dota 2? We round up custom versions of the GeForce GTX 950 from ASUS, Gigabyte, and MSI to tell you which one you should get for multiplayer online battle arena gaming.

Affordable 2-in-1 detachable notebooks triple threat: Acer vs. ASUS vs. HP

Affordable 2-in-1 detachable notebooks triple threat: Acer vs. ASUS vs. HP

The phrase "cheap and cheerful" normally has a negative connotation. To find out if it still holds true, in the world of computing at least, we decided to try out three affordable 2-in-1 detachable notebooks. Is there a bargain to be found? Let's find out!

You’ll want these accessories for your new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus

You’ll want these accessories for your new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus

Apple’s newest iPhones, the 6s and 6s Plus, are launching this Friday, so that means one thing: new accessories to buy, buy, buy!

Hands-on: Sony Xperia Z5 & Z5 Compact

Hands-on: Sony Xperia Z5 & Z5 Compact

Sony's latest flagship could be its biggest upgrade ever. The Xperia Z5 boasts a completely redesigned 23-megapixel camera with 0.03 second autofocus, a fingerprint scanner built into the power button and an innovative display memory cache that promises up to two days of battery life. We get a closer look.

NVIDIA's Desktop GeForce GTX 980 is coming to notebooks!

NVIDIA's Desktop GeForce GTX 980 is coming to notebooks!

We attended NVIDIA's Play the Future event expecting a new mobile GPU, but what we got instead was a desktop GPU that's now also a 'mobile' GPU. More details inside!

Microsoft launches Office 2016 with a focus on collaboration and sharing

Microsoft launches Office 2016 with a focus on collaboration and sharing

Office 2016 launches today in 40 languages. Here's a look at some of the key new features to expect!

Hands on with a $27,500 camera: The Leica S (Type 007)

Hands on with a $27,500 camera: The Leica S (Type 007)

The Leica S recently got an update, moving to CMOS technology for its super-sized sensor and the company recently held a session for members of the media to find out what the fuss was all about.

Concert Photography: Capturing the Heart & Soul

Concert Photography: Capturing the Heart & Soul

This is the season for parties and concerts with the F1 night race in town and if you are looking to up your game and capture some special mementos to bring back with you, Canon has 3 simple tips to help you out.

Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus telco price plans comparison

Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus telco price plans comparison

With all three telcos announcing their price plans for the Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, we find out who's offering the best deal.

Epson struts their latest gear in conjunction with Singapore's F1 night race

Epson struts their latest gear in conjunction with Singapore's F1 night race

Epson held an event in conjunction with Mercedes AMG Petronas to show off some of the technology they're using to aid the racing team in their collaboration. Find out how Epson's tech fits the team's needs.

HWZ Deal Alert: 17th Sep 2015

HWZ Deal Alert: 17th Sep 2015

A Qi wireless charger, a basket of Mac apps, a pair of sporty Bluetooth earphones, a GeForce GTX 970 graphics card, and a dual-layer case for the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 - these are some of the Internet tech deals that got our attention today. So hit the link and snag the deals before it's too late!

Synology 2016 Conference highlights: New NAS devices, a router and more

Synology 2016 Conference highlights: New NAS devices, a router and more

At the Synology 2016 Conference in Singapore, Synology unveiled its plans for the future, including an updated NAS operating system, a couple of new NAS devices, and its first ever router!

9 things to try on the new iOS 9

9 things to try on the new iOS 9

iOS 9 lands today, and it’s available for most of Apple’s iPhones and iPads. Here’s why you should update, and what you can look forward to.

The Microsoft Office FAQ - 2016 Edition

The Microsoft Office FAQ - 2016 Edition

Desktop Office for Windows and Mac, Office Mobile for Windows tablet and phone, Office for iPad and iPhone, Office for Android tablet and phone, Office 365 - you may not realize it, but we've reached a point where Microsoft's popular office productivity suite is now everywhere. Let us tell you where exactly you can find them and what they offer.

App Attack: Securing Your Mobile Device

App Attack: Securing Your Mobile Device

With security breaches all over the news these days, you can hardly be blamed for feeling a little paranoid about data theft or the actual snitching of your phone. We've rounded up a handful of apps to make your days a little easier and more secure.

First looks: Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch (Updated with pricing!)

First looks: Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch (Updated with pricing!)

Remember when we were all waiting for Apple to unveil its vision for the smartwatch and it ended up looking like, well... all the other smartwatches that had come before it? I think Samsung just created the smartwatch we've been waiting for.

The 8 coolest and most important new gadgets from IFA 2015

The 8 coolest and most important new gadgets from IFA 2015

IFA is Europe's biggest and most important tech show, and here are the 8 coolest and most important new devices that were unveiled this year.

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