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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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Apple’s New Smart Battery Case for iPhone Packs a Dedicated Camera Shutter Button

Despite rumours to the contrary, Apple has released new Smart Battery Cases for its two month-old 2019 iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max.  The Smart Battery Case for iPhone 11 Pro, in black and pink sand. Image: Apple Perfect gifts for the upcoming holidays, the new Smart Battery

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Panasonic Announces Toughbook 55 – Semi-Rugged Modular Notebook

Targetted at businesses, Panasonic's new Toughbook 55 marks a turning point in its 22 years. Stubbornly eschewing the thin-and-light trend, the Toughbook 55 instead allows for modular add-ons in addition to a full suite of I/O along with other customisable hardware. The Toughbook 55 comes with a collapsible carrying handle for

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Dota 2 World Legends Face Off In Singapore: Virtus.pro, Vici, TNC Predator, others

ONE Esports Dota 2 World Pro Invitational gathers top teams around the world, featuring the global top 12 like Alliance, Evil Geniuses, Gambit, J Storm, Natus Vincere, PSG.LGD, Team Aster, Team Liquid, Team Secret, TNC Predator, Virtus.pro and Vici Gaming. Happening 20-22 December at the Singapore Indoor Stadium, select Dota 2

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Oppo Reno2 Review: Quad Cameras, All-Screen Display At A Lower Price

Oppo has demonstrated itself to be at the bleeding edge when it comes to full-screen, bezel-less smartphone experiences. First the Oppo Find X, and subsequently the Oppo Reno, which traded a sliding camera tray for a sharkfin-styled pivoting selfie camera assembly. The Oppo Reno2. Image: Ian Ling The Oppo Reno2 brings the

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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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JBL Pulse 4 Brightens Up Any Party With Full-Length Lighting Show

Bringing the iconic 360-degree LED wraparound of its predecessor to the next level, the JBL Pulse 4 ticks the boxes of a powerhouse portable speaker on top of delivering a light show. Retaining its IPX7 water resistance, the Pulse 4 is ideal for outdoor use. Image: JBL The JBL Pulse 4 retains

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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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Chat With Adobe Fresco’s Will Eisley & Renee di Cherri: What’s Different, What’s Next?

Adobe Fresco is now live on iPad, and we got to chat with the folks from Adobe's Drawing & Painting division. Will Eisley, principal product manager for Fresco and drawing & painting, and Renee di Cherri, marketing manager for drawing & painting.  Adobe's Will Eisley (L), and Renee di Cherri (R)

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Canon Announces EOS Ra Astrophotography Camera

Canon has announced the launch of the EOS Ra, the latest in the line of EOS R full-frame mirrorless cameras. Designed specifically for astrophotography, the EOS Ra sports augmentations to aid astrophographers compose and capture in extremely low-light situations. Compatibility with RF-mount lenses gives users access to a wide variety of

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How To Get The Free Adobe Photoshop Camera Preview (Limited Availability)

Adobe has announced Photoshop Camera for Android and iOS, available as a preview with planned availability in 2020. It utilises the power of the Adobe Sensei artificial intelligence platform to produce surreal, magical images, with the option for filters, lenses and composite effects. https://youtu.be/zRfG7cWqCG8 By putting the power of photoshop and the

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Adobe Aero Puts Mobile AR Creation In Your Hands – All For Free

Previously blanketed under the (semi-)secrecy of Project Aero, Adobe Aero has been announced as a free mobile app for iOS and iPadOS platforms. Built to allow designers to build, animate and share AR experiences without any need for prior coding knowledge. With a private beta launched at Adobe Max 2018, the

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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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Secretlab Partners Blizzard For World-First Official Overwatch Gaming Chairs

Singapore home-grown gaming chair extraordinaire Secretlab has announced a landmark collaboration with legendary American game producer Blizzard to produce the world's first official Overwatch gaming chairs. The Secretlab Overwatch Edition, Titan. Image: Secretlab This comes in lieu of Blizzard's announcement of a follow-up to its massively popular Overwatch first person shooter title

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Nikon’s Z 50 Takes On The APS-C Crop-sensor Mirrorless Competition

Following the successful launch of its Z-series cameras last year, Nikon has followed up the full frame Z 6 and Z 7 cameras with the new Z 50, the brand's first mirrorless APS-C crop-sensor camera built to offer top-notch functionality in a compact and affordable form-factor. The new Z 50 is

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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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