Xiaomi Mi 4 to come with 5.5-inch QHD display, Snapdragon 805 and 4G support?

Xiaomi Mi 4 to come with 5.5-inch QHD display, Snapdragon 805 and 4G support?

NEWS  /  17 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Xiaomi's upcoming Mi 4 flagship smartphone is listed on an online retailer with a price tag and a full list of specs. As with any unofficial leaks and rumors, do take this with a pinch of salt as the information provided is unverified.

Visa launches new online payment method to hasten your checkout process

Visa launches new online payment method to hasten your checkout process

NEWS  /  17 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Trying to purchase something on your phone or tablet can get frustrating when you need to key in your 16-digit credit card number on a small screen. But Visa aims to solve that problem with its new payment method, Checkout.

Creative's new SB Inferno gaming headset is versatile and affordable

Creative's new SB Inferno gaming headset is versatile and affordable

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

The SB Inferno headset uses 40mm full spectrum Neodymium drivers and has a detachable microphone so that you can get it out of the way when you're listening to music or watching movies.

TomTom announces new personal navigation devices featuring real-time traffic updates

TomTom announces new personal navigation devices featuring real-time traffic updates

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

TomTom has just announced three new personal navigation devices as part of its its all-new GO series for Singapore, featuring, for the first time, real-time traffic updates.

MSI launches new Eco series motherboards, boasting excellent power efficiency

MSI launches new Eco series motherboards, boasting excellent power efficiency

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

MSI has released its Eco series motherboards that are touted to have “unmatched” power efficiency, with up to 40% power savings. Read on to uncover more details of these energy-saving motherboards.

Motorola Moto G with 4G LTE available in Singapore from today for S$348

Motorola Moto G with 4G LTE available in Singapore from today for S$348

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

The Motorola Moto G with 4G LTE is available for purchase in Singapore from today at a retail price of S$348 without line contract and inclusive of GST.

Tory Burch brings the bling to Fitbit so you can wear your fitness tracker to upscale parties

Tory Burch brings the bling to Fitbit so you can wear your fitness tracker to upscale parties

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Fitbit and Tory Burch recently launched a new collection to hopefully bring the words 'fashionable' in line with 'fitness tracker', and targets people who does not wear a silicone wristband solely because they think it's ugly.

MediaTek's MT6795 is an 8-core SoC with 64-bit and 2K display support

MediaTek's MT6795 is an 8-core SoC with 64-bit and 2K display support

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

A true octa-core processor, a built-in LTE modem, and support for 2K displays and 4K video recording and playback, the MediaTek MT6795 chipset is well placed to compete in the upcoming 64-bit Android era.

Club 3D announces new USB 3.0 to 4K display adapter

Club 3D announces new USB 3.0 to 4K display adapter

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Club 3D has announced its new USB 3.0 to 4K display adapter. This adapter will allow you to use your Ultra HD display with current devices that have USB 3.0 ports, but are unable to output in 4K resolutions.

Google's Project Zero will protect the Internet

Google's Project Zero will protect the Internet

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Google has announced the creation of Project Zero, a team of researchers dedicated to uncovering zero-day vulnerabilities, flaws and other security issues that could represent a threat to internet users.

Apple and IBM announce partnership to bring enterprise apps and services to iOS

Apple and IBM announce partnership to bring enterprise apps and services to iOS

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Apple and IBM have both announced a global partnership that will bring enterprise apps and services to iOS devices.

HTC updates Dot View app with 18 default themes and wallpaper customizations

HTC updates Dot View app with 18 default themes and wallpaper customizations

NEWS  /  16 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

HTC updated its Dot View app on the Google Play Store. The update includes wallpaper customization, flexible settings and the ability to see more notifications by swiping left or right.

A feature on Sony Xperia M2

Shootout: Compact 4G LTE Smartphones under S$600 (mid-2014)

FEATURE  /  15 Jul 2014

Smartphones with 4G LTE connectivity are easily available today. They come in various screen sizes, hardware specs, software and more importantly, across a range of price points. We round up six phones from the likes of HTC, Huawei, LG, Motorola, Nokia and Sony whose screen sizes are below 5 inches and put them through their paces. Find out who's the leader!

Should the Swiss be afraid of Apple?

Should the Swiss be afraid of Apple?

BLOG  /  15 Jul 2014

With Apple’s hotly anticipated smart watch lying in the horizon and the company now hell bent on poaching the fashion and watch industry's best and brightest, should the Swiss watch industry be wary of Apple?

A photo journal with the Leica T mirrorless camera

A photo journal with the Leica T mirrorless camera

FEATURE  /  15 Jul 2014

We took the Leica T out for a walk down Tiong Bahru district of Singapore to see just how its 16.3-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor would fare, and brought back some images to share.

Samsung rumored to launch Galaxy Alpha smartphone on August 13

Samsung rumored to launch Galaxy Alpha smartphone on August 13

NEWS  /  15 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

South Korean site ETNews.com reports that Samsung will be unveiling a metal-clad Galaxy Alpha on August 13 to take on Apple's upcoming iPhone(s). Could the Galaxy Alpha be the same device as the rumored-to-death Galaxy F? Hit the link to find out more!

Apple's new 5.5-inch iPhone 6 said to be delayed until next year

Apple's new 5.5-inch iPhone 6 said to be delayed until next year

NEWS  /  15 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Following news that production of the iWatch has been delayed, the latest rumors suggest that the rumored 5.5-inch iPhone 6 could be delayed as well until next year.

Shazam streams full tracks for Rdio subscribers

Shazam streams full tracks for Rdio subscribers

NEWS  /  15 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

An update to the Shazam app brings new benefits for Rdio subscribers, including the ability to stream a full track after Shazaming it.

StarHub starts charging 4G VAS for new and re-contracting customers, M1 to follow suit later

StarHub starts charging 4G VAS for new and re-contracting customers, M1 to follow suit later

NEWS  /  14 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

StarHub has started charging new and re-contracting customers an additional S$2.14 per month since July 1st if they want the 4G Speed Boost. On the other hand, M1 has stated that it will waive the monthly subscription of its 4G VAS until December 31, 2014.

Jabra's new Classic and Mini Bluetooth headsets offer 9 hours of talk time

Jabra's new Classic and Mini Bluetooth headsets offer 9 hours of talk time

NEWS  /  14 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

If you're looking for a long-lasting Bluetooth headset that supports HD Voice, make sure you put the new Jabra Classic and Jabra Mini headsets in your shortlist.

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