You've seen our Tech Awards 2013 results and event highlights, but do you know what went behind the scenes? Almost at the brink of canceling the event, find out what troubles the team went through to uncover the missing award trophies in this mini 'movie trilogy'!
Successfully concluded on the 27th February, the fourth edition of the industry's premier Tech Awards event took on a different direction with a touch of the Oscars. The event took place at the Joyden Hall at Bugis+ where 77 awards were given out comprising of both Readers' Choice and Editor's Choice awards. Here, then, are the video highlights of the event.
On the evening of 5th March, we teamed up with NVIDIA and its partners to showcase the GeForce GTX Titan to our community, the most powerful single GPU graphics card to-date, while the HWZ team shared insights on optimal in-game settings. Here's a quick video to sum up the event.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 has a dual camera mode that lets you utilize both front and rear cameras at the same time. The shooting mode interface is also revamped, drawing inspiration from Samsung's own Galaxy Camera.
The Samsung Galaxy S4's Smart Pause feature will automatically pause a video when you look away from the screen. With Smart Scroll, when you tilt the phone during reading, it's able to scroll up or down the page automatically. Take a look at how both work in this video.
The new Air View feature in the Samsung Galaxy S4 lets you preview information by just hovering your finger over the screen. And with Air Gesture, you can control the phone without even touching it. Here's a video showing these two features in action.
IT Show 2013 is happening right now! And for the very first time, it's held at Marina Bay Sands. With more than 800 exhibitors, there are tons of tech gadgets to immerse yourself in. If you're looking for deals on some of the latest products, you've come to the right place. Here are our top 8 picks.
Following last month's announcement of Ubuntu smartphones, MWC 2013 saw the launch of a new version of Ubuntu Linux operating system for tablet devices. We managed to get a neat walkthrough to better understand how the OS functions across both devices and it looks promising.
At MWC 2013, Mozilla demonstrated its first commercial build of Firefox OS and we managed to catch a working build in action. Firefox phones are slated to launch later this year with five major brands pledging their support, so enjoy the video and watch out for more updates!
HTC's new One phone packs a few neat photography tools like time sequencing, object removal and enhanced 360-degree panoramas. This is possible with HTC Zoe that captures 5 frames before you press the shutter button, and another 15 frames after, which also helps create 3-second video clips. Check out a brief demo of Zoe in action!
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