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Apple TV to get new remote

Apple TV to get new remote

NEWS  /  05 May 2015  /  1 hour 36 min ago

Apple is set to launch an updated Apple TV with a redesigned remote and perhaps with even more features and services.

Xiaomi Mi 4i Singapore price and availability announced

Xiaomi Mi 4i Singapore price and availability announced

NEWS  /  05 May 2015  /  2 hours 1 min ago

Xiaomi has unveiled the pricing and Singapore availability for its latest flagship smartphone, the Mi 4i. Full details inside.

Apple reportedly buying up all Sony camera sensors

Apple reportedly buying up all Sony camera sensors

NEWS  /  05 May 2015  /  2 hours 5 min ago

Apple is planning something big. So big, in fact, that the company had reportedly been hogging up the orders of Sony's proprietary camera sensors, much to the chagrin of other smartphone manufacturers.

Local startup Break Portal lets you watch Netflix in HD

Local startup Break Portal lets you watch Netflix in HD

NEWS  /  05 May 2015  /  2 hours 23 min ago

Break Portal has launched a DNS routing service that allows users to access geo-blocked websites like Netflix, Hulu and HBO Now. At just S$4.99 a month, the new service presents a convenient, hassle-free alternative to existing VPN services, minus the speed penalties that a VPN usually entails.

Hands-on: LG G4 delivers promising first impressions

Hands-on: LG G4 delivers promising first impressions

FEATURE  /  05 May 2015  /  5 hours 19 min ago

LG unveiled its latest flagship smartphone, the G4 last Wednesday to much fanfare. The G4 has two key selling points – the display and imaging hardware. We spent the weekend with a preproduction unit and here are our initial impressions.

Square Enix's DirectX 12 tech demo will blow you away

Square Enix's DirectX 12 tech demo will blow you away

NEWS  /  05 May 2015  /  7 hours 14 min ago

With all the fuss over Windows 10 and its impending release, we forget that Microsoft is also releasing another important piece of software this year too!

Apple wants music labels to force Spotify and YouTube to stop playing free music

Apple wants music labels to force Spotify and YouTube to stop playing free music

NEWS  /  05 May 2015  /  9 hours 17 min ago

Reports are rife that Apple is currently pressuring major music labels to stop licensing free music to services like Spotify and YouTube ahead of its rumored Beats music streaming service relaunch.

Sony’s new Sound Bars support multi-room listening and High Resolution Audio

Sony’s new Sound Bars support multi-room listening and High Resolution Audio

NEWS  /  05 May 2015  /  9 hours 43 min ago

Sony has just announced the launch of three sound bar systems that feature music streaming and multi-room capabilities.

Samsung launches Galaxy Tab A tablets in Singapore, available from S$398

Samsung launches Galaxy Tab A tablets in Singapore, available from S$398

NEWS  /  04 May 2015  /  19 hours 23 min ago

Samsung launched a new line of tablets, the Galaxy Tab A with S Pen in Singapore. They come in two screen sizes and have cellular data connectivity options. The base model starts from just S$398, so hit the link for more details.

Huawei P8 review

Huawei P8 smartphone: A thin and light flagship with novel features

REVIEW  /  04 May 2015

The Huawei P8 looks really impressive on paper: 6.4mm thin full aluminum design; octa-core 64-bit Kirin 930 processor; 5.2-inch Full HD display with ultra thin bezels and 78.3 percent body-to-screen ratio; and a 13-megapixel camera with OIS and the world's first RGBW sensor and DSLR-level independent image processor. But can it live up to its specs? We find out.

Forget Predator or Star Trek, cloaking devices are becoming a reality

Forget Predator or Star Trek, cloaking devices are becoming a reality

NEWS  /  04 May 2015  /  27 hours 33 min ago

If you're into sci-fi, cloaking is something you're familiar with. It basically means hiding something so that it's not only invisible to detection devices, but to the naked eye as well. It might sound far-fetched right now, but on May 13 it might go from science fiction to science fact.

Unreal Engine 4 will support Valve’s SteamVR

Unreal Engine 4 will support Valve’s SteamVR

NEWS  /  04 May 2015  /  27 hours 38 min ago

Epic Games has announced that its preview release of Unreal Engine 4.8 will feature official support for Valve's SteamVR virtual reality platform. SteamVR is already used on the HTC Vive and boasts capabilities such as Lighthouse, Valve's laser-based room-scale tracking solution.

Autonomous has just launched a Smart office desk that aims to change your life

Autonomous has just launched a Smart office desk that aims to change your life

NEWS  /  04 May 2015  /  27 hours 39 min ago

Autonomous is a New York City startup that has just launched their first smart desk, The Autonomous Desk. A piece of furniture that combines ergonomics and artificial intelligence to change the way you work.

Xigmatek launches Nebula C mini-ITX cube case in a light-hearted array of pastel colors

Xigmatek launches Nebula C mini-ITX cube case in a light-hearted array of pastel colors

NEWS  /  04 May 2015  /  30 hours 8 min ago

Xigmatek has launched the Nebula C in five new colors that will brighten up any room. Targeted at mini-ITX system builders, the case will suit builders looking for a more cheery chassis design.

Samsung unveils Tizen Store, available in 182 countries with 25 apps at launch

Samsung unveils Tizen Store, available in 182 countries with 25 apps at launch

NEWS  /  04 May 2015  /  30 hours 47 min ago

Samsung officially launched the Tizen Store recently with 25 available apps for its Z1 handset users to download. It is also accessible worldwide in 182 countries and it could be the start of a new app ecosystem for a whole lot of other Samsung products.

Razer launches Seirēn Pro digital microphone with professional features

Razer launches Seirēn Pro digital microphone with professional features

NEWS  /  04 May 2015  /  31 hours 37 min ago

Razer has launched the Seirēn Pro digital and analog XLR microphone, targeted at professional streamers and YouTubers or amateurs who want to step up the quality of their content.

Have trouble staying awake? Night Terrors can help you with that

Have trouble staying awake? Night Terrors can help you with that

NEWS  /  04 May 2015  /  32 hours 11 min ago

If you're having trouble staying awake at night, don't bother with coffee or other methods. Just play Night Terrors. We guarantee you that you'll stay awake for a week straight at least.

Tattoos may make the Apple Watch malfunction

Tattoos may make the Apple Watch malfunction

NEWS  /  04 May 2015  /  32 hours 22 min ago

According to a thread on Reddit, several tattoo-sporting users are having issues with their new Apple Watches. Hit the link for more.

Sony expects to lose S$432 million on mobile devices alone this year

Sony expects to lose S$432 million on mobile devices alone this year

NEWS  /  04 May 2015  /  33 hours 27 min ago

Sony has published its financial report for FY2014 and while overall the company isn't looking too bad, with an operating profit of ¥68.5 billion (~S$759 million), things don't look too good for Sony Mobile, who recorded an operating loss of ¥220 billion (~S$2.4 billion) last year.

Watch the Apple Watch's new S1 chip get taken apart

Watch the Apple Watch's new S1 chip get taken apart

NEWS  /  04 May 2015  /  33 hours 31 min ago

A recent teardown of Apple's new S1 processor reveals a custom CPU, 512MB of RAM, 8GB of storage and many other goodies.

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