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COVID-19 Threatens the Biggest Names in Tech

Covid-19 contagion fears spark tech event cancellations, factory closures Previously known as the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) or the racially-charged "Wuhan virus", the extremely contagious Covid-19 has wreaked havoc across its start point in the Chinese city of Wuhan and beyond. Nothing is spared - even the innocuous world of technology

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Huawei’s Heavy Smartphone Discounts Keep It Ahead Of Apple Despite Sanctions

Huawei makes a mean smartphone. However, 2019 was an exceptionally tough year for the Chinese telecommunications company. US-led sanctions had barred it from accessing vital hardware and services vendors like Android, Intel and Broadcom. To add insult to injury, Huawei's headline-grabbing S$54 smartphone promotion last year in Singapore backfired spectacularly

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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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Elon Musk Wins “Pedo Guy” Defamation Trial

Concluding a highly anticipated trial, Billionaire founder of PayPal, Tesla and SpaceX Elon Musk has emerged victorious in a lawsuit brought on by British caver Vernon Unsworth. In July 2018, Unsworth was involved in a widely-publicised cave rescue in Thailand when a Thai soccer team and their coach were trapped

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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

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Facebook’s Libra Loses Mastercard, Visa, Paypal, Ebay Support. Here’s Why.

Facebook, after conquering social media in its acquisition of Instagram, and dominating the world of messaging apps with its Facebook Messenger and Whatsapp platforms, is out for blood. This time, it's digital payments. Libra: A Crash Course June 18th, 2019 saw the rise of Facebook's Geneva-headquartered Libra project, which aimed

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Steelcase x Microsoft: The Office Your Office Wished It Looked Like

Say "office" and it would be impossible to escape Microsoft and its vast array of technological solutions. In collaboration with the 105- year old Steelcase, the leading name in workplace experience design, they have premiered a 5,100sqft showcase here in Singapore.  [caption id="attachment_134473" align="alignleft" width="1024"] The centrepiece to the Steelcase

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