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App Attack #019: Ten Apps to Create the Perfect V-Day Date

App Attack #019: Ten Apps to Create the Perfect V-Day Date

Single or attached - your status doesn't really matter when 14th of February comes along. In this special edition of App Attack, let us arm you with the essential apps to set up the perfect date on Saint Valentine's Day.

Straight from Japan - Experience CP+ 2012

Straight from Japan - Experience CP+ 2012

One does not simply walk into CP+, one has to experience it! Welcome to the third Camera & Photo Imaging Show, where the latest cameras can be found. Join us for the highlights of CP+ like the Fujifilm X-Pro1 and the Canon G1 X, as well as quirky finds and the hardworking booth babes of the show.

Belkin Unveils Fresh Home Entertainment Solutions & Apple Accessories

Belkin Unveils Fresh Home Entertainment Solutions & Apple Accessories

Belkin first revealed their revamped brand identity during CES 2012. For the benefit of local consumers, Belkin staged an official launch today to showcase their new corporate logo as well as a slew of home networking products and iPhone/iPad accessories. Here's our coverage of the event held at Hummerstons.

Hands-on: Balanced Armature Experience with Sony's New XBA Headphones

Hands-on: Balanced Armature Experience with Sony's New XBA Headphones

Introducing something different from the standard dynamic drivers that most in-ears sport, Sony has released their XBA range of headphones which feature balanced armature technology. The question now is, are they any good? We give you a detailed first-hand account.

HardwareZone's Top 10 Gifts for V-Day

HardwareZone's Top 10 Gifts for V-Day

February 14th. A date that could land you a date or have you searching for one. With less than a week to go, here's HardwareZone's quick gift guide for the geeks at heart to all the amorous couples and forever alone singles out there to take on the challenges of Saint Valentine's Day.

From Nikon HQ: The Company on the New D800 and Coolpix Cameras (Hands-on)

From Nikon HQ: The Company on the New D800 and Coolpix Cameras (Hands-on)

Reporting from Nikon HQ, we hear directly from the company about the new D800 DSLR camera and 12 new Coolpix digital compact cameras. Why 36MP for the new DSLR, and why 12 new Coolpix compacts? Plus, our first-hands on with the D800 with pictures.

Nikon Releases the 36.3-megapixel D800 DSLR

Nikon Releases the 36.3-megapixel D800 DSLR

Nikon has refreshed its line-up with a bang with the D800 that features a jaw-dropping 36.3-megapixel full-frame sensor. Join us as we explore what's new on this D700 successor.

A Primer on Android 4.0 Tablets

A Primer on Android 4.0 Tablets

The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) platform serves to deliver a refined and unified user experience for Android phones and tablets. While we have seen ICS in action on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, little is known about ICS on tablets. Here's a quick look at how ICS runs on an Android tablet.

Making the Smart(phone) Choice

Making the Smart(phone) Choice

Choosing a smartphone isn't as easy as ABC and that's where our buying guide comes in handy. Learn about the latest mobile operating systems, be aware of the accompanying telco plans that are catered for various needs. Let us help you find the right combination of hardware, software and user experience in the HardwareZone Smartphone Buying Guide Essentials!

HardwareZone's Smartphone Buying Guide Essentials

HardwareZone's Smartphone Buying Guide Essentials

Reminiscing about the days when choosing a handphone is pretty much a cut-and-dried affair? Well, this guide might help you ease into choosing the one and only smartphone for you. We present some of the finer points of choosing a smartphone in HardwareZone's Smartphone Buying Guide Essentials.

Dell XPS 13 - A Quick Hands-on With a Compact Ultrabook

Dell XPS 13 - A Quick Hands-on With a Compact Ultrabook

The Dell XPS 13 made a special appearance in the labs of HardwareZone today thanks to Dell, and we managed to get a brief hands-on with a pre-production unit that is very close to the retail version. First impressions count, and we must say we're fairly impressed with it. Read to find out more.

The Best of CES 2012

The Best of CES 2012

Overloaded with CES 2012 news? Fret not, here's a curated list of prominent announcements and our impressions of technologies that made the headlines at this biggest consumer technology show on Earth. If you only have time for one CES-related article, this is it.

CES 2012: The Microsoft Edition

CES 2012: The Microsoft Edition

At CES 2012, Microsoft expressed their full commitment of a no compromise user experience across any type of device with the Metro UI being key across desktops, notebooks, tablets, phones and not to forget, the TV via the Xbox. We round-up all you need to know of this progression from Microsoft and its partners.

CES 2012: Intel

CES 2012: Intel

Intel is ushering a new era of computing with significant announcements at CES 2012 with the announcement of the new Intel Atom Z2460 mobile processor as well as future plans to deliver a more compelling experience for Ultrabooks.

CES 2012: Qualcomm

CES 2012: Qualcomm

Smartphone and tablet enthusiasts will recognize Qualcomm as the company behind the mobile processors of these devices. But is that all there is to the company that just launched its latest Snapdragon S4 series of system-on-chip (SoC) processors? Here's a round-up of the interesting technology showcased by the San Diego company, at CES 2012.

Hands-on: Canon PowerShot G1 X

Hands-on: Canon PowerShot G1 X

We managed to get some alone time with the new Canon PowerShot G1 X digital camera at the Canon's CES booth. Here are our first impressions of this highly talked about prosumer digital camera.

NVIDIA's Tegra 3 Momentum and Where It's Heading

NVIDIA's Tegra 3 Momentum and Where It's Heading

NVIDIA primes Tegra 3 as the enabler for tablets in 2012 and shows us examples of how consumer expectations and demands of a tablet have evolved. Plus find out what the tiny Tegra SoCs are doing in super cars.

Hands-on: Sigma's World First 1:1 180mm F2.8 Macro Lens

Hands-on: Sigma's World First 1:1 180mm F2.8 Macro Lens

Sigma announced the Sigma APO Macro 180mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM, the world’s first 180mm macro lens that offers a magnification ratio of 1:1 and a large maximum aperture of F2.8. We managed to snatch the lens from their booth at CES for a brief test.

Hands-on: Toshiba Excite X10

Hands-on: Toshiba Excite X10

Touted as (currently) the world's thinnest and lightest tablet, the Toshiba Excite X10 got the hands-on treatment from us at CES 2012. Check out what we have to say about the Japanese company's aneroxic tablet.

Hands-on: Fujifilm X-Pro1

Hands-on: Fujifilm X-Pro1

Poised to challenge its rivals who have been in the interchangeable lens camera market for quite a while, the new Fujifilm X-Pro1 with its 16-megapixel APS-C X-Trans CMOS sensor is the new ILC to watch out for. Here's our brief hands-on with Fujifilm's star of the year from CES 2012.

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