51% of all new mobile devices activated during Christmas was from Apple

51% of all new mobile devices activated during Christmas was from Apple

NEWS  /  31 Dec 2014  /  8 weeks ago

According to data gathered over the holiday period, Apple accounted for a whopping 51% of all new mobile devices activated.

Report: LG Display wants to be Xiaomi's top display supplier

Report: LG Display wants to be Xiaomi's top display supplier

NEWS  /  29 Dec 2014  /  8 weeks ago

According to industry insiders, LG intends to supply more than 10 million 5-inch full HD panels to Xiaomi in 2015.

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact LTE review

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact LTE: An 8-inch tablet better than the iPad Mini and Tab S? We think so

REVIEW  /  27 Dec 2014

Sony's Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact is the company's first foray into the 8-inch tablet category. It boasts a razer-thin design that is completely dust and waterproof, while still packing a punch with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, Full HD display and front-facing stereo speakers. It's also the only tablet you can play Destiny and Titanfall on (with a little help from your Playstation 4).

Sony to unveil 12.9-inch tablet in the first half of 2015?

Sony to unveil 12.9-inch tablet in the first half of 2015?

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2014  /  9 weeks ago

Sony is said to be releasing a 12.9-inch tablet in the first half of 2015. It is expected to cost more than US$1,000 and sports an ultra-thin chassis of 8.6mm.

Photos of alleged Xiaomi's Mi Pad 2 leaked, rumored to run on Intel processor

Photos of alleged Xiaomi's Mi Pad 2 leaked, rumored to run on Intel processor

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2014  /  9 weeks ago

Xiaomi may be working on a second generation Mi Pad tablet as photos of the alleged device surfaced on Weibo. Read on to find out more.

12 best Christmas gifts for techies

12 best Christmas gifts for techies

FEATURE  /  19 Dec 2014

With only one shopping weekend left till Christmas, this is your last chance to snap up the perfect gift for the techie in your life. We've rounded up the 12 best gifts across a variety of budgets, so no matter who you're buying for - friend, significant other, parent, office secret santa you've never seen or heard of before - we've got you covered.

Xiaomi made just US$56 million last year

Xiaomi made just US$56 million last year

NEWS  /  16 Dec 2014  /  10 weeks ago

According to a regulatory filing made to the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, Xiaomi generated profits of just US$56 million last year.

Apple returns to Samsung to manufacture A9 processors

Apple returns to Samsung to manufacture A9 processors

NEWS  /  15 Dec 2014  /  10 weeks ago

According to reports, Apple has returned to Samsung to manufacture its new A9 SoC and manufacturing has began at Samsung's plant in Austin, Texas.

It's official: Xiaomi's 16,000mAh Mi Power Bank to go on sale on Dec 16

It's official: Xiaomi's 16,000mAh Mi Power Bank to go on sale on Dec 16

NEWS  /  11 Dec 2014  /  11 weeks ago

As we’ve predicted earlier today, the Xiaomi 16,000mAh Mi Power Bank is really coming to Singapore! More details after the jump.

Apple to be building major new technical center in Japan?

Apple to be building major new technical center in Japan?

NEWS  /  10 Dec 2014  /  11 weeks ago

According to the Japanese Prime Minister, Apple will soon formally announce the building of a new major technical center in Yokohama, Japan.

Qualcomm's 64-bit Snapdragon suffering from "hard to solve" issues

Qualcomm's 64-bit Snapdragon suffering from "hard to solve" issues

NEWS  /  05 Dec 2014  /  12 weeks ago

A report has claimed that Qualcomm's new 64-bit Snapdragon is suffering from issues such as overheating and RAM controller issues, and that these problems are proving to be hard to fix.

Ruggedized Samsung Galaxy Tab Active now available in Singapore

Ruggedized Samsung Galaxy Tab Active now available in Singapore

NEWS  /  04 Dec 2014  /  12 weeks ago

First unveiled at IFA 2014, the ruggedized Samsung Galaxy Tab Active is now available in Singapore. The 8-inch tablet is IP67 certified against dust and water and comes with an anti-shock protection case that can withstand drops of up to 1.2m.

Panasonic: In the business of tough

Panasonic: In the business of tough

FEATURE  /  03 Dec 2014

Panasonic have been producing ruggedized notebooks for specialized industries such as law enforcement since 1996 and are undoubtedly the market leader, but can the Toughbook weather the global PC crunch?

Samsung seeks to block NVIDIA GPUs from US market in a tit for tat move

Samsung seeks to block NVIDIA GPUs from US market in a tit for tat move

NEWS  /  25 Nov 2014  /  13 weeks ago

Samsung has filed a complaint against NVIDIA with the United States International Trade Commission (ITC). Read on to find what this tit for tat move by Samsung entails.

Prolink to launch new Energiepak series power banks at Sitex 2014

Prolink to launch new Energiepak series power banks at Sitex 2014

NEWS  /  24 Nov 2014  /  13 weeks ago

Available in four different capacities and various colors, these slim and lightweight power banks use lithium-polymer battery cells and have their true capacities certified by BSMI Taiwan.

Intel Future Showcase: 2015 looks great

Intel Future Showcase: 2015 looks great

FEATURE  /  23 Nov 2014

We got invited to attend the Intel Future Showcase recently and saw some tech that'll be landing in your hands very soon as well as some that might not be available till much later. Either way, it's worth it to read our impressions of some of the tech we saw.

Corning's Gorilla Glass 4 is twice as tough as competitive glasses

Corning's Gorilla Glass 4 is twice as tough as competitive glasses

NEWS  /  21 Nov 2014  /  14 weeks ago

Corning has unveiled its 4th-gen smartphone display glass, Gorilla Glass 4. The company says the new glass is at least two times as durable as other aluminosilicate glasses.

Apple changes App Store buttons from "Free" to "Get"

Apple changes App Store buttons from "Free" to "Get"

NEWS  /  20 Nov 2014  /  14 weeks ago

Apple has just revised its App Store's download buttons, free apps now says "Get" instead of "Free".

Nokia announces 7.9-inch N1 tablet, an iPad Mini wannabe running Android 5.0 Lollipop and powered by Intel

Nokia announces 7.9-inch N1 tablet, an iPad Mini wannabe running Android 5.0 Lollipop and powered by Intel

NEWS  /  19 Nov 2014  /  14 weeks ago

In a surprise move, the Finnish company Nokia returned to making devices as soon as it sold its Devices and Services Unit to Microsoft. This time, Nokia is pushing into the Android tablet territory, but with a design that resembles that of the Apple iPad Mini. Find out what's the deal with this tablet and Nokia's direction.

Apple updates OS X Yosemite and iOS 8

Apple updates OS X Yosemite and iOS 8

NEWS  /  18 Nov 2014  /  14 weeks ago

Apple has just released updates for both OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 that fixes bugs, minor issues with certain apps and improves performances of older devices like the iPad 2 and iPhone 4S.

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NVIDIA's Tegra SoC chips double in power and efficiency every year, without fail, and they've done it again with a demo of their new Tegra X1 chip that boasts 256 Maxwell graphics cores! Check out the smooth gameplay for yourselves.

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