LG Releases New Smart Wristband for Children With Location Reporting

LG Releases New Smart Wristband for Children With Location Reporting

NEWS  /  10 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

LG's new KizON wearable is not your usual fitness tracker or notification centre, but one targeted at parents of young children who wants real-time location reporting of their kids' whereabouts.

Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II review

Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II - Refreshed and Improved

REVIEW  /  10 Jul 2014

After a two-year wait, Canon releases the successor to the PowerShot G1 X. So has the Mark II improved on the issues that plagued the original? We gave the chunky, but powerful PowerShot G1 X Mark II a good test run to find out.

Asus Transformer Book T100 Refreshed with Latest Intel Atom Processors

Asus Transformer Book T100 Refreshed with Latest Intel Atom Processors

NEWS  /  10 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Asus' ultraportable Transformer Book T100 just received a specs refresh with the latest Intel Atom processor. The 10.1-inch hybrid comes with Microsoft Office software right out of the box.

Microsoft Details Upcoming Office 365 Plans for Small and Medium-sized Businesses

Microsoft Details Upcoming Office 365 Plans for Small and Medium-sized Businesses

NEWS  /  10 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Starting October 1, 2014, there will be three new Office 365 plans for SMBs: Office 365 Business, Office 365 Business Essentials, and Office 365 Business Premium.

Uber Driver Takes Passengers on High-speed Car Chase Through Washington, D.C.

Uber Driver Takes Passengers on High-speed Car Chase Through Washington, D.C.

NEWS  /  10 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

An Uber passenger in Washington, D.C. claims that he was "kidnapped" and taken on a high-speed car chase through Washington, D.C. in an Uber cab.

Xiaomi to Hold Product Launch Event on July 22, Hints at Steel Metal Device

Xiaomi to Hold Product Launch Event on July 22, Hints at Steel Metal Device

NEWS  /  10 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Bin Lin, co-founder and President of Xiaomi, announced on his Facebook Page that the company is holding its annual product launch event on July 22. The event poster suggests that Xiaomi is unveiling a product made from a piece of steel metal.

The U.K. Is Also Banning Uncharged Electronic Devices on Certain International Flights

The U.K. Is Also Banning Uncharged Electronic Devices on Certain International Flights

NEWS  /  10 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Going to the U.K. any time soon? Make sure the electronic devices you're carrying onboard are charged.

Cortana Maintains Perfect World Cup Record; Predicts World Cup Winner

Cortana Maintains Perfect World Cup Record; Predicts World Cup Winner

NEWS  /  10 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

Cortana kept her World Cup streak alive last night, after correctly predicting that Argentina would beat the Netherlands. The AI has now successfully picked the winners of all 14 World Cup knockout stage games. As for the third place match and Sunday's final, you can see her predictions here.

New Amendment to Copyright Act Makes it Mandatory for ISPs to Block Piracy Sites

New Amendment to Copyright Act Makes it Mandatory for ISPs to Block Piracy Sites

NEWS  /  10 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

The Singapore government passed an amendment to the Copyright Act yesterday which will force Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to comply with court orders filed by content companies.

HTC One (E8) Listed on IDA Website, Imminent Launch in Singapore?

HTC One (E8) Listed on IDA Website, Imminent Launch in Singapore?

NEWS  /  10 Jul 2014  /  1 weeks ago

The HTC One (E8) - the plastic variant of the One (M8) - is listed on the Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) website, which means a launch in Singapore could be imminent.

Leaked Front Panel of Xiaomi Mi 4 Hints at Ultra-Thin Bezels

Leaked Front Panel of Xiaomi Mi 4 Hints at Ultra-Thin Bezels

NEWS  /  09 Jul 2014  /  2 weeks ago

Xiaomi may be launching its next flagship smartphone, the Mi 4 soon as a photo of its front panel is taken from the assembly line. If the front panel in the photo turns out to be that of the Mi 4, Xiaomi is going to give the LG G3 a run for its money.

A feature on Oppo Find 7A

Oppo Find 7 & 7A - Same Same, But Different

FEATURE  /  09 Jul 2014

The Oppo Find 7 and 7A are hard to tell apart from their looks as their differences are all under the hood. Do the differences in display resolution, processor, RAM, battery capacity and weight justify the need to spend an extra S$120 on the Find 7? We find out in this shootout!

Microsoft's Cortana Has Correctly Predicted Every World Cup Knockout Stage Game

Microsoft's Cortana Has Correctly Predicted Every World Cup Knockout Stage Game

NEWS  /  09 Jul 2014  /  2 weeks ago

Forget Paul the Octopus, the star clairvoyant of this year's World Cup is Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.1 virtual assistant, Cortana, who has so far correctly predicted the winners of all thirteen World Cup knockout stage games.

Samsung Warns Investors of Massive Profit Decline

Samsung Warns Investors of Massive Profit Decline

NEWS  /  09 Jul 2014  /  2 weeks ago

Samsung has just issued a warning to investors and shareholders that amid weak smartphones sales and increasing competition, profits for Q2 could dip as much as 24% year-over-year.

Larry Page Explains Why It Would Be ‘Stupid’ to Run Google like Apple

Larry Page Explains Why It Would Be ‘Stupid’ to Run Google like Apple

NEWS  /  09 Jul 2014  /  2 weeks ago

Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin recently sat down for a fireside chat with venture capitalist Vinod Khosla. One of the topics on discussion was Apple and how it runs its business.

iFixit Completes Teardowns of LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live Smartwatches

iFixit Completes Teardowns of LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live Smartwatches

NEWS  /  09 Jul 2014  /  2 weeks ago

iFixit has disassembled both the LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live, and found them to be very repairable.

NZXT Releases the Kraken X31 Liquid Cooling Kit

NZXT Releases the Kraken X31 Liquid Cooling Kit

NEWS  /  09 Jul 2014  /  2 weeks ago

NZXT has just released the Kraken X31, a smaller and more affordable Kraken liquid cooler with a 120mm radiator.

Sony Touts its Latest Xperia C3 as the World's Best Selfie Smartphone

Sony Touts its Latest Xperia C3 as the World's Best Selfie Smartphone

NEWS  /  09 Jul 2014  /  2 weeks ago

Sony Mobile Communications yesterday unveiled the Xperia C3, a 5.5-inch smartphone running a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad-core 1.2GHz processor, 1GB RAM and a 5-megapixel wide-angle front-facing camera.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S Available in Singapore from July 12

Samsung Galaxy Tab S Available in Singapore from July 12

NEWS  /  09 Jul 2014  /  2 weeks ago

Samsung Mobile Singapore announced that the Galaxy Tab S tablets (8.4 and 10.5-inch) will be available at all telcos, major consumer electronics and IT stores, as well as the Samsung Experience Stores from July 12.

Samsung Robbed in Brazil

Samsung Robbed in Brazil

NEWS  /  08 Jul 2014  /  2 weeks ago

20 robbers have taken off with 40,000 Samsung products in Brazil.

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