Samsung: Don't Be a Wall Hugger

Samsung: Don't Be a Wall Hugger

NEWS  /  07 Jul 2014  /  3 weeks ago

Been at an airport recently and saw a lot of people crowding around power outlets charging their mobile devices? A Samsung ad says these are probably not Galaxy S5 users.

Xiaomi Shipped 10 Million Units of Mi 3, Unveils Champagne Gold Version for China

Xiaomi Shipped 10 Million Units of Mi 3, Unveils Champagne Gold Version for China

NEWS  /  07 Jul 2014  /  3 weeks ago

Xiaomi announced that it has shipped 10 million units of its flagship smartphone, the Mi 3. To celebrate this milestone, President and co-founder Bin Lin unveiled a champagne gold version for the Chinese market.

Xiaomi to Launch Redmi 1S in Singapore on July 8

Xiaomi to Launch Redmi 1S in Singapore on July 8

NEWS  /  04 Jul 2014  /  3 weeks ago

Xiaomi Singapore just announced on its Facebook Page that the Redmi 1S will be available for purchase next Tuesday, July 8. Hit the link to find out more.

Apple to Unveil iPhone 6 in Early September, Launch Later in the Month?

Apple to Unveil iPhone 6 in Early September, Launch Later in the Month?

NEWS  /  04 Jul 2014  /  3 weeks ago

A reliable source confirmed to MacRumors that Apple is looking to announce the next generation iPhone in early September with a launch later in the month.

Samsung Unveils 4.5-Inch Galaxy S5 Mini, No Plans to Launch It in Singapore

Samsung Unveils 4.5-Inch Galaxy S5 Mini, No Plans to Launch It in Singapore

NEWS  /  02 Jul 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Samsung unveiled a smaller variant of its Galaxy S5 flagship smartphone. Known as the Galaxy S5 Mini, the 4.5-inch smartphone runs on a quad-core 1.4GHz processor, 1.5GB RAM and Android 4.4 KitKat.

The 5 Most Important Announcements at Google I/O 2014

The 5 Most Important Announcements at Google I/O 2014

FEATURE  /  30 Jun 2014

Google's main event of the year was full of announcements, from an entirely new look across all Google products, to super-budget Android smartphones, PC-quality gaming on your smartphone, and Android on your wrist, car and in your TV. Here's the five most important things you need to know from Google I/O 2014.

HTC One (M8), LG G3, Samsung Galaxy S5 and Sony Xperia Z2 Price Plans Comparison

HTC One (M8), LG G3, Samsung Galaxy S5 and Sony Xperia Z2 Price Plans Comparison

FEATURE  /  28 Jun 2014

With all four Android flagship models - HTC One (M8), LG G3, Samsung Galaxy S5 and Sony Xperia Z2 in the market, we round up the telco price plans and made some comparisons for your easy consumption. Happy shopping!

Google: "We Are Still Invested in Nexus"

Google: "We Are Still Invested in Nexus"

NEWS  /  27 Jun 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Dave Burke, the head of Android engineering and the Nexus program at Google shot down rumors that the Nexus brand will be dropped in favor of the upcoming Android Silver program.

Google Working With LG To Bring 3D-sensing Devices To Consumers Next Year

Google Working With LG To Bring 3D-sensing Devices To Consumers Next Year

NEWS  /  27 Jun 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Google's Project Tango, its engineering concept that will let devices see the environment around them the same way the human eye does, got a lot closer to consumer hands today when Google announced it will be partnering with LG to bring a Project Tango tablet to market as early as 2015.

Google's Project Ara Is Alive...Sort of

Google's Project Ara Is Alive...Sort of

NEWS  /  27 Jun 2014  /  4 weeks ago

Google showed off a (nearly) working prototype of its Project Ara modular smartphone concept at Google I/O today, and also shared more insights into the progression of the project, including why it is investing in a 3D printer that can print 50 times faster than traditional 3D printers.

Late to the Party but MyRepublic Wants to Be Fourth Local Telco Provider

Late to the Party but MyRepublic Wants to Be Fourth Local Telco Provider

NEWS  /  26 Jun 2014  /  5 weeks ago

If things go according to plan, myRepublic may be the fourth local telecommunications company. The two-year old local broadband services provider intends to challenge the three incumbent telcos by bringing its disruptive energy to the fray. Read on to find out if it offers what the consumer wants.

Fitbit Updates iOS App with New Features

Fitbit Updates iOS App with New Features

NEWS  /  26 Jun 2014  /  5 weeks ago

If you own a Fitbit product and an iPhone, then you're in luck. Fitbit recently updated its iOS app with a few new features.

Xiaomi to Sell 5,000 Units of Redmi Note in Singapore on July 8

Xiaomi to Sell 5,000 Units of Redmi Note in Singapore on July 8

NEWS  /  25 Jun 2014  /  5 weeks ago

Xiaomi Singapore announced that it will begin selling 5,000 units of the Redmi Note on July 8, 12 noon.

Xiaomi Redmi Note review

Xiaomi Redmi Note - A Phablet for the Masses

REVIEW  /  25 Jun 2014

Xiaomi is trying its hand at the lucrative phablet market with the Redmi Note. It not only packs a serious punch with an 8-core processor, it also undercuts the competition with a very attractive price tag. Can Xiaomi deliver great performance in an affordable package? We find out in this review.

Microsoft Unveils Nokia X2, Comes with Updated Processor and Bigger Display

Microsoft Unveils Nokia X2, Comes with Updated Processor and Bigger Display

NEWS  /  25 Jun 2014  /  5 weeks ago

Microsoft updated the Nokia X family of smartphones with a new member, the X2 which comes with improved specs such as a larger display, a faster processor, more RAM. a better camera and a bigger battery.

Oppo and Lazada Singapore to Hold Flash Sale for Find 7 Smartphone on June 24

Oppo and Lazada Singapore to Hold Flash Sale for Find 7 Smartphone on June 24

NEWS  /  21 Jun 2014  /  5 weeks ago

Oppo Singapore is partnering Lazada Singapore to offer a flash sale for its flagship smartphone with a Quad HD display, the Find 7 on June 24. Limited stocks are available for purchase from 3PM to 10PM.

Sneak Preview of the Xiaomi Redmi Note and Mi Pad

Sneak Preview of the Xiaomi Redmi Note and Mi Pad

NEWS  /  20 Jun 2014  /  5 weeks ago

We met up with Hugo Barra, Vice President for Xiaomi Global earlier this morning to have a sneak preview of its latest devices, the Redmi Note and the Mi Pad. Read on to find out more.

M1 Unveils Price Plans for LG G3 (32GB)

M1 Unveils Price Plans for LG G3 (32GB)

NEWS  /  20 Jun 2014  /  5 weeks ago

M1 just released the price plans for the LG G3 (32GB).

HTC Slashes Retail Price of One (M8) to S$958, Introduces Amber Gold Model

HTC Slashes Retail Price of One (M8) to S$958, Introduces Amber Gold Model

NEWS  /  20 Jun 2014  /  5 weeks ago

HTC has announced that its all-metal HTC One (M8) flagship smartphone will be available in Amber Gold from tomorrow. Previously, the 16GB model was only available in Gunmetal Gray and Glacier Silver. The retail price of the phone has been slashed to S$958.

Xiaomi Unveils 5.5-Inch Redmi Note in China, Coming to Singapore In a Few Weeks

Xiaomi Unveils 5.5-Inch Redmi Note in China, Coming to Singapore In a Few Weeks

NEWS  /  20 Jun 2014  /  5 weeks ago

Xiaomi introduced the Redmi Note which has a 5.5-inch 720p display and comes in two variants. As with all its smartphones, the Redmi Note has a very attractive price tag of 999 yuan. It will be coming to Singapore and Malaysia in a few weeks.

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