Tag: gadgets

Snap’s Spectacles – what’s with the hype? Quick review on this smart glasses for SnapChat | IT Gadget Review

Early this year, Snap launched their very first consumer gadget – USD 130 Snap Spectacles, which essentially allow any wearers to take circular videos and post them to their Snapchat accounts. In their press release, Snap proudly describes itself as “a camera company” that sells “toys” to the connected generation. Seemingly, Spectacles are a key piece of the company’s business…

Gaming on the go with Nintendo Switch! No more clunky consoles too | IT Gadgets Review

Nintendo’s Switch is the latest device release by Nintendo adding to the other product lines e.g. Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. Nintendo Switch game console goes on sale worldwide on 3rd March 2017 to compete with other mainstream competitors’ console such as Sony’s top-selling PlayStation 4 and Microsoft’s Xbox One S. Riding on the big brand win after Pokemon Go’s…

​ EZLink launched one of the first EZlink based fitness tracker – now you can run and commute without a wallet! | IT Gadgets Review

  In this modern day, wearables have already starting to be part of our daily lives, helping us to be more active and healthy. Singapore EZlink saw this trend and partnered with Watchdata to develop a customized version of EZlink Fitness tracker. Modeled as Sharkey B1, this EZLink Fitness tracker looks like any wrist based band tracker. The retail set…

New Nescafe Dolce Gusto GENIO 2 machine – first experience for a long time Nespresso Fan | Household Gadgets Review

Sometime back, I chanced upon the new Nescafe Dolce Gusto Milo capsules. As a regular Nespresso fan (essentially a coffee lover), I have never taken a second look at the Nescafe machine. But at that moment, I have thought of getting one to allow my young kid to safely make her own cup of hot milo.  Fortunately, Nescafe ran a…

First hand experience on Google Glass Explorer – fashion statement or useful digital wearables? | Gadgets Review

Google’s Project Glass is the next step in wearable technology from smart watches. In simple terms, it’s a smart pair of glasses. Earlier this month, I have managed to get myself the 2nd version of the Google Glass – Explorer version, shipped all the way from States. As of now, Glass has only been offered to a select few tech enthusiasts…

New Jailbreak for iOS 6.X and Apple A6, A5 devices is out! – Evasi0n | IT Guides

Finally, after a long wait the A5 & A6 devices can be jailbreak-ed with the all new Evasi0n patch. This means that all new iPad mini, iphone5, iPad 4 including the old iOS devices can enjoy the OS liberalisation! The whole process is pretty straightforward. You will need to download the patch file from www.evasi0n.com and follow the necessary instructions.…

Apple new iPad – the differences worth for the change? | IT Gadget Review

Apple has finally launched the new iPad on 16th Mar 2012, well within the anticipated refresh window period of 1 year from the previous release of iPad 2. Few days before the official launch, I had the opportunity to observe the full stock up of the new iPads at one of the local Singapore distributor. Knowing how crazy the queue…

New Boggle Flash – digital word forming games for kids and adults | IT Gadget review

Every time I pass by the Kiddy Palace toy section, I cannot stop scrutinizing the new Boggle Flash game. Word games have always been one of my favorite games, regardless of its form – digital or the traditional board type. Finally, I decided to buy it last weekend for a not-cheap price tag of S$50. With that you get cubes…

Region free Playback on portable DVD drives? | Macbook Air Superdrive vs Imation IMN-600LE VA | Gadgets Review | Singapore

One of the biggest headaches for external portable DVD drives is the restrictions to play disc of multiple regions. A RPC2 type will restrict a maximum change of region to 5 times. This is typical of the latest Macbook Air superdrive. One wonderful alternative which I’ve got in the recent IT Show was Imation IMN-600LE DVD drive/writer. It is a…