The Huawei Mate 8 Has Been Officially Announced

by Khalis Onn · 2 days ago · 12 Comments · 3.7k views

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Huawei has finally announced the Mate 8. Sporting the new HiSilicon Kirin 950 processor, the new 6-inch smartphone features the same 1080p display as the Mate 7; albeit with a much large colour gamut. As it is only due next year, the phone will ship with Huawei’s MUI 4.0, which is based on Android 6.0.

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OnePlus Offering Refunds for Its Faulty USB Type-C Cables (Sort Of)

by Andrew Cheng · 2 days ago · 3 Comments · 1.4k views


OnePlus’ USB Type-C cables and adapters have been criticised heavily by Benson Leung, a Google engineer. He said that these products do not meet specifications and can potentially damage certain devices. In response to that, OnePlus has confirmed that their cables and adapters are indeed faulty, and it is more than willing to issue a refund…kind of.

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The Apple Smart Keyboard and Pencil Are Near Impossible To Fix

by Terry Bass · 2 days ago · 6 Comments · 3.1k views

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According to iFixit, the Apple iPad Pro is nearly impossible to fix. The teardown experts have now concluded that the iPad Pro’s accessories – the Apple Smart Keyboard and Apple Pencil – suffer the same fate.

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Samsung Gear S2 Review: The Exemplary Smartwatch

by Andrew Cheng · 3 days ago · 3 Comments · 3.5k views


Samsung hasn’t had much success in the smartwatch market, but it wasn’t for lack of trying. Its first ever iteration of the Galaxy Gear was groundbreaking (though eventually forgettable), and last year’s Gear S wasn’t that well-received, which could be attributed to its imposing size. The Gear S2, however, changes everything. Not only is it the Korean company’s first-ever circular smartwatch, it can also be paired with a non-Samsung device – something that was never possible with any of its other smartwatches.

While it’s clear that Samsung went back to the drawing board with the Gear S2, is it any good? Well, the answer is anything but simple, although one thing is certain: it’s the smartwatch to beat.

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RHB Partners With Tableapp To Bring Customers Instant Dining Reservations

by Terry Bass · 3 days ago · No Comments · 375 views


RHB has signed a three-year exclusive agreement with online restaurant reservation portal, Tableapp, to kick off the bank’s aim of creating a digital ecosystem for its customers. Both parties aim to bring an innovative dining experience to their customers, by giving them the ability to instantly make restaurant reservation, cashless payments, and more.

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Twitter Launches Native Video Support For Twitter Kit

by Khalis Onn · 3 days ago · No Comments · 91 views


Twitter has announced native video support for the Twitter Kit developer tool. The feature will allow app developers to incorporate the capability to watch Twitter videos or animated GIFs without having to open a new window or launch the Twitter app.

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Nokia 230 Official, a Premium Feature Phone for RM230

by Andrew Cheng · 4 days ago · 1 Comment · 4k views


Joining the Nokia 105 and 222 is the just announced Nokia 230. Featuring a premium aluminium construction (well, sort of), it is a feature phone with several neat tricks up its sleeves, such as up to 27 days of standby time.

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WhatsApp Introduces Starred Messages, Rich Link Preview, And Direct Share

by Terry Bass · 4 days ago · 3 Comments · 2.6k views


From WhatsApp Web to new emojis, the app has improved in numerous ways over the years. Now, the company is making it even better with three new features – Starred Messages, Rich Link Preview, and Direct Share, which is currently only available on Android 6.0 Marshmallow devices. These features were initially tested in the beta stage, and they are now officially available via an update.

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Brightstar Lists Pre-order for OnePlus X in Malaysia, Retails at RM1,288

by Andrew Cheng · 4 days ago · 13 Comments · 2.7k views


Update: the pre-order date has been revealed. Read on to find out more.

This is a very big surprise. Brightstar has just opened a pre-order page for the OnePlus X in Malaysia. This marks the first time a OnePlus device isn’t sold through a telco – both the OnePlus One and 2 were only available officially from Maxis.

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Lenovo Yoga 900 Hands On: A Versatile Feather-Light Laptop

by Terry Bass · 4 days ago · 4 Comments · 2k views


Lenovo has just launched the Yoga 900 – a convertible laptop that runs on Intel’s latest 6th generation Skylake processor. Being a product under the Yoga lineup, this laptop can be used in four different modes: laptop, stand, tablet, and tent. Yes, the Yoga 900 is fast and light, but what else does it have to offer?

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Renders of Huawei Mate 8 Leak Ahead of 26 November Launch

by Andrew Cheng · 4 days ago · 1 Comment · 1.5k views


Ahead of its official unveiling tomorrow, renders of the Huawei Mate 8 have made it onto the Internet. Judging by these images, the Mate 8 seems to share a few design elements with the Huawei Mate S, such as a metal body and a rear fingerprint sensor.

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Lenovo Launches PHAB Smartphone, Yoga TAB 3 And Other Products

by Terry Bass · 5 days ago · 1 Comment · 1.6k views


Lenovo has launched its latest Y series gaming machines as well as a refresh of its laptops. However, the company is not stopping there. Lenovo also launched the Lenovo PHAB smartphone and Yoga TAB 3. The Yoga TAB 3 Pro and the Lenovo Pocket Projector – announced back at IFA 2015, made their debut as well, together with the new Lenovo 500 2.0 Bluetooth speaker.

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