How to clean up, declutter and speed up your Windows PC for Chinese New Year

How to clean up, declutter and speed up your Windows PC for Chinese New Year

FEATURE  /  03 Feb 2016

It's time to spring clean for Chinese New Year, and your Windows PC should get some love too! Here's how to clean up, declutter, and speed up your Windows PC for Chinese New Year, focused on Windows 10.

The Dutch are training eagles to take drones down

The Dutch are training eagles to take drones down

NEWS  /  03 Feb 2016  /  4 days ago

The Dutch National Police is reportedly working with a private firm to train large birds of prey to take down unauthorized drones.

Watch Instagram's 15 second original series thriller: Shield 5

Watch Instagram's 15 second original series thriller: Shield 5

NEWS  /  03 Feb 2016  /  4 days ago

Instagram may be more commonly associated with selfies and inspirational quotes but that's not stopping the social platform from launching its own short film, Shield 5, a 28-part thriller played out in 15-second-long episodes. Watch episode one inside.

Samsung to unveil Gear 360 VR camera at its Galaxy Unpacked event this month?

Samsung to unveil Gear 360 VR camera at its Galaxy Unpacked event this month?

NEWS  /  03 Feb 2016  /  4 days ago

SamMobile reports that Samsung will be unveiling a compact spherical camera which is capable of capturing 360-degree imagery at the Galaxy Unpacked 2016 event this month. Read on to find out more!

BlackBerry will reportedly phase out BlackBerry 10 in favor of Android

BlackBerry will reportedly phase out BlackBerry 10 in favor of Android

NEWS  /  03 Feb 2016  /  4 days ago

A senior BlackBerry executive reportedly told The Economic Times that the company is planning to have only one mobile platform, Android for its smartphones in the future. Find out why in this article!

This is probably how the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge will look like

This is probably how the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge will look like

NEWS  /  03 Feb 2016  /  4 days ago

Well-informed tipster @evleaks has published two photos of the Samsung Galaxy S7 models which are expected to be unveiled later this month. Hit the link to check out the photos.

Google may be building its own Nexus phones without the help of OEM partners

Google may be building its own Nexus phones without the help of OEM partners

NEWS  /  03 Feb 2016  /  4 days ago

The Information reports that Google may be taking a similar approach as Apple to manufacture its own hardware instead of relying on OEM partners.

AMD will roll out new ultra-quiet Wraith and Quiet Thermal Solution CPU coolers

AMD will roll out new ultra-quiet Wraith and Quiet Thermal Solution CPU coolers

NEWS  /  03 Feb 2016  /  4 days ago

To obliterate the common misconception that AMD processors run hot and noisy, AMD has re-engineered the stock CPU cooler and came up with the Wraith and 95W Quiet Thermal Solution coolers. Oh, and the processors will also sport a new packaging too.

ASUS Zenpad 8.0 (Z380KL) review

ASUS ZenPad 8.0 (Z380KL) review: An affordable 8-inch tablet worth considering

REVIEW  /  02 Feb 2016

The ZenPad 8.0 is another attractive, low-price tablet from ASUS, with expandable storage and 4G LTE connectivity. You can also buy a unique Audio Cover for it that gives it 5.1-channel surround sound capabilities. Can it compete with the likes of Xiaomi's Mi Pad? We find out.

AMD unveils three new desktop processors, revises pricing for other processors

AMD unveils three new desktop processors, revises pricing for other processors

NEWS  /  02 Feb 2016  /  5 days ago

AMD has just launched three new FM2+ desktop processors, and has also revised the pricing of its other desktop processor models. Find out all the details here.

Microsoft's Xbox One Elite controller is releasing soon!

Microsoft's Xbox One Elite controller is releasing soon!

NEWS  /  02 Feb 2016  /  5 days ago

Microsoft announced the Xbox One Elite controller way back at E3 last year, with a US$150 price tag. Now that the controller is being released locally in a few days, find out how much it'll cost here.

Loewe's high-end Reference UHD TV series now available in bigger sizes; 85-inch model to cost S$34,000

Loewe's high-end Reference UHD TV series now available in bigger sizes; 85-inch model to cost S$34,000

NEWS  /  02 Feb 2016  /  5 days ago

A 4K resolution aside, the Loewe Reference comes with a built-in soundbar, integrated Dolby Digital and DTS 5.1 decoder, Bluetooth music player, and of course, premium materials.

WhatsApp is now used by a billion people

WhatsApp is now used by a billion people

NEWS  /  02 Feb 2016  /  5 days ago

WhatsApp Inc. has just announced that a billion people are now exchanging pictures, texts and video via their WhatApp app.

Canon’s new flagship 1D X Mark II is the fastest DSLR today, with 20MP at 14fps

Canon’s new flagship 1D X Mark II is the fastest DSLR today, with 20MP at 14fps

NEWS  /  02 Feb 2016  /  5 days ago

Canon has just announced their latest camera, the EOS 1D X Mark II. The 1D X line is Canon’s flagship range of full-frame cameras, with high-performance and rugged bodies for the action photographer, and it is their fastest shooter yet.

Sales of iPad Pro outstrip Surface tablets in its opening quarter

Sales of iPad Pro outstrip Surface tablets in its opening quarter

NEWS  /  02 Feb 2016  /  5 days ago

Apple drew first blood in the war of outsized tablets. According to IDC, Apple's iPad Pro outsold Microsoft's Surface tablets in its debut quarter.

Microsoft drops a data center into the sea to test feasibility of underwater cooling

Microsoft drops a data center into the sea to test feasibility of underwater cooling

NEWS  /  02 Feb 2016  /  5 days ago

Microsoft has successfully tested an underwater data center that could potentially open the way to faster Web services and alternative means to generate energy.

Google passes Apple as world's most valuable company

Google passes Apple as world's most valuable company

NEWS  /  02 Feb 2016  /  5 days ago

Google has surpassed Apple to become the world’s most valuable listed company after announcing that its global revenues rose 13 percent to US$75 billion last year.

Is Facebook planning for ride-sharing services?

Is Facebook planning for ride-sharing services?

NEWS  /  01 Feb 2016  /  6 days ago

Facebook filed a patent for a ride-sharing feature on their social media platform. The feature aims to help users organize carpooling for mutual friends who will attend the same event.

In pictures: Samsung Gear S2 Classic in 18K Rose Gold

In pictures: Samsung Gear S2 Classic in 18K Rose Gold

FEATURE  /  01 Feb 2016

We check out if the Rose Gold smartwatch is a worthy smart timepiece with premium build quality, or if it's a dud chasing the Rose Gold trend. What do you think?

This feature-filled SUHD television is Samsung's 2016 flagship model

This feature-filled SUHD television is Samsung's 2016 flagship model

NEWS  /  01 Feb 2016  /  6 days ago

Meet the curved KS9000 SUHD smart television - it comes with many features that enhances TV-watching in a well-lit room, and it's made better with its bezel-less form factor and improved contrast handling.

HWZ Facebook Activity



Subscribe to HWZ Here!

Subscribe now to receive latest tech news, articles and promotions straight to your inbox!
 
 
By signing up, you indicate that you have read and agreed to the and .