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Bose To Shutter All 119 Retail Stores In North America, Europe, Japan, Australia

Massachusetts-based upscale audio manufacturer Bose has announced plans to permanently shut down brick-and-mortar stores in Australia, Europe, Japan and North America. Most widely known for its popular QC-series of noise cancelling headphones, Bose has also eked out a solid reputation for hi-fi audio components like CD players and speakers. More

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Ten Pieces of Tech That Changed The Decade, Ranked (2010-2019)

Remember 2010? You might, but I don't think you do. Let's jog your memory: the birth of life-changing apps Instagram, Kickstarter and Flipboard. The very first iPad unveiled alongside the iPhone 4, and Team Android gets its very first Nexus smartphone - the precursor to today's Pixel smartphones. 4G starts

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Has Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 Caught Up With Apple’s A13 Bionic? Not Really.

It's comfortable at the top, and Apple's 2019 releases reflect that much. While the iPhone 11 Pro showcased huge leaps in display, camera and battery performance, the A13 chipset within had uncharacteristically single-digit improvements over its predecessor the A12. Image: Qualcomm Anecdotally, Qualcomm's best chipsets have been about two years behind Apple's

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VR Zone’s 2019 Christmas Gift Guide: Gadgets For Every Category & Budget

The holiday season has beset us yet again - the endless jingle of Christmas tunes a constant reminder that we've got limited time and a long list of friends and family to snag gifts for. Fret not: here's a comprehensive guide, arranged by category and price-points so you don't emerge from

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HP’s New Elite Dragonfly Launched: 24.5h Battery, 4G LTE Under 1kg

HP has announced the availability of the Elite Dragonfly ultralight premium PC in Singapore. Targeted at on-the-go business professionals, the Elite Dragonfly delivers an ultra-long battery life, powerful performance and great connectivity in an ultra-light, ultra-portable package - the world's lightest compact business convertible. For mobility, the Elite Dragonfly's convertible form-factor

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Sony’s New S$449 WI-1000XM2 Neckbuds Boasts Industry-Best Noise Cancelling, Dual Drivers

Bringing back the neck-bud form factor, Sony's new WI-1000XM2 joins its lauded 1000X line of noise cancelling personal audio devices, boasting "industry-leading", "next level" noise cancellation. The WI-1000XM2 is ideal for frequent travellers. Image: Sony Powered by the newly-developed HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1 also found on Sony's landmark WF-1000XM3 true wireless

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Google Pixel 4 XL Review & iPhone 11 Camera Comparison

I love Pixel. They've represented the loftiest of Google's ideals - from its pure distillation of stock Android to the pioneering of next-generation computational photography. This year, we've got ourselves the Pixel 4, and we've already covered some of our favourite and least favourite features.  The Pixel 4 XL, in Oh So Orange. Image: Ian Ling With

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Apple 16-inch MacBook Pro, More Pro Than Ever: New “Magic Keyboard”, 8TB SSD

With the latest 8-core processors, up to 64GB of RAM and next-generation graphics of up to 8GB of VRAM, the 16-inch MacBook Pro is Apple's magnum opus in mobile computing.  Targeting professionals, the 16-inch MacBook Pro sports an all-new and revamped Magic Keyboard, returning to a more conventional scissor mechanism, enabling

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Adobe MAX 2019: Photoshop & Illustrator for iPad, Fresco for Surface, Photoshop Camera

Adobe, the foremost name in creative digital applications, has announced the next in line of its Creative Cloud suite of programmes. Amongst the top announcements is the highly-anticipated Photoshop for iPad, along with Adobe Illustrator for venerable Apple-made tablet. It's up-and-coming Fresco drawing app has also been extended to Microsoft

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Apple AirPods Pro Day 1 Review: It’s Quiet at the Top

In a stealthy announcement, Apple unveiled its monumental (and long-awaited) follow-up to the AirPods. Not just the best-selling wireless headphones, but the best-selling headphones, period, the AirPods have gone from meme to sensation - but with the AirPods Pro, Apple wants the 'Pods to go Pro. The AirPods Pro, Image:

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Canon Announces EOS-1DX Mark III Development, Pro RF-mount Telephoto Lenses

Canon has announced the development of the EOS-1DX Mark III - the latest in its line of top-tier professional EOS-1 cameras. While affirming its commitment to its professional DSLR range, Canon has also announced two essential professional L-series telephoto lenses in RF-mount for its EOS-R line of full-frame mirrorless cameras. RF85mm

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