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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.

(Updated) Quickly compared: which smartphone photo backup app should you use?

(Updated) Quickly compared: which smartphone photo backup app should you use?

Catch the big news last week? Google announced a new photo backup service called Google Photos. The unique selling proposition is insane: free and unlimited backups of your mobile photos. How does Google Photos stack up against popular photo backup services for mobile, and is it the one for you? Here’s a quick comparison to help you decide.

The best April Fool's pranks of 2015

The best April Fool's pranks of 2015

April Fool's day is like Christmas for anyone who enjoys a good prank, a day where companies stop taking themselves too seriously and focus their efforts on wacky product demos and bizarre concept designs, often with a surprising amount of thought and effort. We've rounded up some of our favorites.

Follow the 2014 FIFA World Cup with These Apps!

Follow the 2014 FIFA World Cup with These Apps!

The most celebrated men's football tournament has commenced, and ever since, it has undoubtedly been the most popular topic around. Here are a few crucial mobile apps we've scoured, so you can pacify your World Cup appetite.

Hands-on with Google Glass in Singapore: Singlish vs. Glass & Thoughts on the Future

Hands-on with Google Glass in Singapore: Singlish vs. Glass & Thoughts on the Future

Put Google Glass on for the first time and you get a glimpse of the future. The high-tech device isn't officially here yet, but we scored time with it at Google's offices and tested it against our Singlish.

The Best Features of Android 4.4 KitKat

The Best Features of Android 4.4 KitKat

While it may look like just an excuse for some cross-promotional advertising with Nestle, Google's latest Android update, 4.4 KitKat, represents a shift towards a cleaner design and an inclusionary attitude that will let it run well on almost any Android device. We take a closer look at some of its best features.

Hands-on with the New Google Maps

Hands-on with the New Google Maps

Google revealed a complete redesign of Google Maps at its Google I/O conference, which includes removing many user interface elements in favor of a full screen map, as well as cleaner, quicker-loading vector maps and full integration with Google Earth and Google Streetview. We take a closer look at the new Google Maps.

Google+ Gets Major Revamp with 41 New Features

Google+ Gets Major Revamp with 41 New Features

Google has announced a complete revamp to its social network, Google+, including 41 new features, including a revamped Photo tool, which includes some very smart features, a new Hangouts app, and many visual and technical improvements to the Google+ stream.

3DMark - Android Device GPU Performance Review

3DMark - Android Device GPU Performance Review

Futuremark's latest 3DMark benchmark has finally been updated for Android compatibility (unfortunately versions for iOS and Windows RT are still not available). We test out the Ice Storm and Ice Storm Extreme benchmarks on a handful of Android devices to see how they fare.

The Wild Wild Google Play

The Wild Wild Google Play

The wild, wild west. That's as accurate a description as we can give for Google Play (formerly known as Google's Android Market). But is it as untamed as we think it is, or is it a wild stallion that can be lulled into submission? We paint you the current landscape and pointers to stay safe.

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