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Saturday, 12 Oct 2013
Earlier this afternoon on 9th October, a fire broke out at SingTel's Bukit Panjang exchange, leading to partial mobile, TV, and phone outages across Singapore. Since some vendors lease SingTel's infrastructure, other service providers are also affected. Check out the updates on the repair and restoration works.
Friday, 11 Oct 2013
Swedish biometrics firm Fingerprint Cards AB just announced that it is acquired by Samsung Electronics for $650 million in cash. (Update: Fingerprint Cards issued a statement that it is not acquired by Samsung.)
Seller Protection becomes available today to PayPal merchants in Australia, New Zealand, mainland China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.
The free app lets you calculate payments for your home purchases, and check information on past transactions for similar properties. You can also consult the Home Advice Specialist if you require further assistance or information on home loan packages.
Norton has released the latest versions of its core security products including Norton 360 Multi-Device, Norton Internet Security, and Norton Antivirus.
The new a-Jays Five earphones have just been launched and will be available in three versions. Each model will feature a control pod designed to be compatible with one of the iOS, Android and Windows Phone platforms.
Western Digital has introduced two Intel Xeon-based compact servers to its Sentinel S-series. The new Sentinel DS5100 and DS6100 also offer network storage capabilities as each server is equipped with a 4-drive bay, offering up to 16TB of storage capacity.
Featuring a 10.1-inch, 2,560 x 1,600-pixel display, and powered by an NVIDIA Tegra 4 quad-core processor, ASUS' latest Transformer Pad, the TF701T, will be available in stores tomorrow at a price of S$749.
Thursday, 10 Oct 2013
Based on the Intel Z87 Express Chipset, it enables support for Intel Haswell processors, and ships with an exclusive crafted heatsink design, M.I.B. X overclocking software, 8-channel HD audio with Sound Blaster Cinema software, and Intel I217-V Gigabit LAN optimized for gaming.
The VPL-VW500ES is Sony's answer to the call for an affordable 4K home cinema projector. Priced at S$13,999 and due in November, the VW500ES supports the latest HDMI 2.0 standard, has a high dynamic contrast ratio of 200,000:1, and 1,700 ANSI lumens brightness.