This is how to tell if your Samsung Note7’s battery is safe

This is how to tell if your Samsung Note7’s battery is safe

NEWS  /  19 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

Ever since news appeared that Samsung’s Note7 battery could overheat and burst into flames, the number one question on owner’s minds has been whether their Note7 is safe. Samsung now has an online IMEI check to determine whether your Note7 is among those impacted by a faulty battery.

Did a rush to beat Apple cause the Samsung Note7’s battery problems?

Did a rush to beat Apple cause the Samsung Note7’s battery problems?

NEWS  /  19 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

Bloomberg has published a report that suggests a rush to beat Apple’s iPhone 7 could have lead to mistakes that caused the Samsung Note7’s battery problems.

Devialet announces ear-shattering 4,500W home theater system

Devialet announces ear-shattering 4,500W home theater system

NEWS  /  19 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

The Devialet Phantom Immersive Theater System uses 4,500W per speaker at zero distortion, and it has a maximum volume of 108dB – the loudness of a jumbo jet taking off. Bless your neighbors.

The Epson Moverio BT-300 smart glasses aim to set a new standard for augmented reality

The Epson Moverio BT-300 smart glasses aim to set a new standard for augmented reality

NEWS  /  19 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

Designed to change the way you experience the world around you, a new key feature on the Moverio BT-300 is its use of self-illuminating 720p OLED panels.

Logitech’s new Prodigy line of peripherals takes aim at the average gamer

Logitech’s new Prodigy line of peripherals takes aim at the average gamer

NEWS  /  19 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

Logitech has introduced its new Prodigy series of gaming gear, a complete family of peripherals that includes two mice, a keyboard, and a headset. The new products are targeted at the casual gamer, and offer a mix of performance and affordability.

HWZ Deal Alert: 19th September 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 19th September 2016

FEATURE  /  19 Sep 2016

Yes, it’s that time of the week again, where we making shopping even more enjoyable!

Striiv launches new Fusion Bio 2 activity tracker

Striiv launches new Fusion Bio 2 activity tracker

NEWS  /  19 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

The Striiv Fusion Bio 2 is an activity tracker with a built-in heart rate monitor that also combines some smartwatch features such as notifications.

Florida man sues Samsung after his Galaxy Note7 exploded in his pocket

Florida man sues Samsung after his Galaxy Note7 exploded in his pocket

NEWS  /  18 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

A Florida man filed a lawsuit against Samsung after his Galaxy Note7 exploded in his front pants pocket and left him with a second-degree burn on his right thigh.

iPhone 7 users heard "hissing" sound when devices are put under heavy load

iPhone 7 users heard "hissing" sound when devices are put under heavy load

NEWS  /  18 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

Several iPhone 7 users have reported hearing "hissing" sounds coming from their devices when the processors were placed under heavy load.

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Apple iPhone 7 and 7 Plus review: Big upgrades, but where's the next big thing?

FEATURE  /  18 Sep 2016

Nearly everything on the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus is an upgrade: build, display, speakers, storage, processor, battery life, cameras. But are any of these things the next big thing? Here's what we think.

Singtel customers can now triple their data with the new DataX3 add-on

Singtel customers can now triple their data with the new DataX3 add-on

NEWS  /  18 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

Singtel has announced DataX3, a new add-on that lets you triple your mobile data for just S$9.90/month. 12GB of mobile data has never looked so enticing since the days of standard 12GB plans.

PSA: Circles.Life’s no-contract installment plans for iPhone 7 & 7 Plus are now available

PSA: Circles.Life’s no-contract installment plans for iPhone 7 & 7 Plus are now available

FEATURE  /  18 Sep 2016

In case you didn’t know, Circles.Life lets their users pay for phones like the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus over 6, 12, or 24 months, and it’s not tied to your Circles.Life phone plan. Come in to see the details.

Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus price plan comparison

Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus price plan comparison

FEATURE  /  18 Sep 2016

Now that all three telcos unveiled their price plans, we checked them out to see which plans are financially savvy over the long run.

iPhone 7 Plus, 128GB and black models said to be most popular among consumers

iPhone 7 Plus, 128GB and black models said to be most popular among consumers

NEWS  /  17 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

Based on e-receipt data from 32,000 customers on Slice Intelligence's panel, the market research firm claims that the iPhone 7 Plus is more popular than the iPhone 7 in the U.S for the first time. Read on to find out more interesting stats.

Buying a 4K TV: What you need to know about HDCP 2.2, HDMI 2.0, HEVC & UHD

Buying a 4K TV: What you need to know about HDCP 2.2, HDMI 2.0, HEVC & UHD

FEATURE  /  17 Sep 2016

Is buying a 4K TV as simple as ensuring that it has a 4K resolution? Not quite, especially if you want your multi-thousand-dollar investment to last as long as possible. In this article, we decode the TV jargon most consumers face today.

Updated: Samsung says this was what went wrong with the Note7 battery

Updated: Samsung says this was what went wrong with the Note7 battery

NEWS  /  17 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

Yesterday, Samsung Singapore announced more details on how local users can exchange their existing Note7s for a new one. Today, Samsung told us this is what actually caused the batteries to burst into flames.

Apple’s iPads are now cheaper than before

Apple’s iPads are now cheaper than before

NEWS  /  17 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

Well, it wasn’t mentioned at last night’s iPhone 7 and Apple Watch series 2 event, but Apple has dropped the prices on its higher-end iPad Pros and doubled the storage of the iPads (iPad Air 2, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 2) while staying at (mostly) the same price.

Apple could be working with Energous on wireless charging technology

Apple could be working with Energous on wireless charging technology

NEWS  /  17 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

Regulatory fillings reveal that both companies could have been working on something for several years. Read on to find out more!

HWZ Deal Alert: 16th September 2016

HWZ Deal Alert: 16th September 2016

FEATURE  /  16 Sep 2016

TGIF! We're back with another round of deals for you to round off the week and usher in the weekend.

Launch of iPhone 7 and 7 Plus draws long queues around Singapore today

Launch of iPhone 7 and 7 Plus draws long queues around Singapore today

NEWS  /  16 Sep 2016  /  1 weeks ago

With the launch of the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, Apple smartphone users within our city-island flocked to various outlets to grab their own set.

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