Xiaomi just announced a new S$700 laptop because why not?

Xiaomi – the Chinese company that is known for its disruptive pricing and products has just announced its Macbook Air competitor, the Mi Notebook Air. The Mi Book Air comes in 12.5″ and 13.3″ variants. The 12.5” model is lighter and thinner than the Macbook Air at just 12.9mm thick at its thickest point, weighing just 1.07kg. Internally, the laptop is powered by an Intel Core M3 processor with a 4GB DDR4 RAM and a 128GB SSD running Windows 10. It also comes with a 1080p FHD screen, USB Type C connectivity, AKG custom…

2016 Special Edition National Day ez-link cards let you travel with art

To celebrate Singapore’s 51st birthday, EZ-link has launched a set of three special edition National Day ez-link cards that feature the works of young artists from Noise Singapore, in collaboration with the National Arts Council. Featuring an array of iconics places, landmarks and mascots including the Merlion, Balestier Hill Secondary School and Water Wally (yes, the NEWater PUB mascot has a name), the young artists (MaryAnn Loo, Lee Xin Li & oodon) drew their own interpretation of Singapore onto a one-of-its-kind ez-link card series. The 2016 Special Edition National Day…

Paradigm launches its premium wireless speaker series in Singapore

The brand Paradigm Electronics has always been synonymous with high-end home theatre speakers. But for those of you who do not build our own home theatre or own any bookshelf or tower speakers, the company’s new wireless speaker series might just pique your interest. I had the chance to experience the speakers recently at the launch event and I must say that Paradigm does have something unique to offer despite the wireless speaker being such a mass market product. Paradigm’s wireless speakers feature reference-level performance with state-of-the-art DTS Play-Fi® wireless streaming technology. The company says that by…

Huawei P9 Review

Like many Android smartphones available in the market today, one would not have given much thought for the Huawei P9 if not for its unique key feature that comes in the form of a Dual Camera Lens. Designed in collaboration with Leica, the one thing that sets it apart from other smartphones is the appearance of two cameras located right behind the phone. Unlike most other major smartphones in the market today, the two lens are flushed neatly behind a glass enclosure, giving it a smooth and sleek appearance. Each…

EARIN True Wireless Earbuds Review

Both Ludacus and I are avid gadget consumers — He’s been veering towards photography and videography equipment more these days, and my past interest with mobile phones have moved into this weird weakness for audio products (speakers, earphones). Not all dollar-spend on gadgets are equal in terms of satisfaction garnered. I think we’ve both been trying to taper off gadget purchases to the best of our ability because of the diminished returns. New purchases give us joy and happiness for literally 30 minutes before it gets chucked into a dark drawer or equivalent, and it comes to a point where it’s just not…