If you are using an Android smartphone and wondering when the paid Android apps would be made available in Singapore, here’s a piece of good news. Google has just announced that it will be increase support for paid Android apps to consumers and developers.
Android users are definitely spoilt for choice when it comes to phone browsers – Opera Mini, Dolphin HD, Skyfire 2.0, or Mozilla Fennec? Or perhaps the stock Android browser? PCWorld has pitted a total of six Android browsers against each other.
In today’s day and age, it has become almost unthinkable to hook a PC up to the Internet without any security software running in the background. And with the rapid evolution of viruses and malware still lurking in the depths of cyberspace, the importance of a good security suite cannot be underestimated. VR-Zone puts one
When Oracle bought over Sun, there were some who feared about the future of OpenOffice, the popular free software suite. And a group of contributors have apparently saw it fit to take matters into their own hands: a new organization known as The Document Foundation have announced a beta for an OpenOffice.org fork: LibreOffice
Barely a week ago, we posted an update about Internet Explorer 9 requiring the presence of Windows 7 Service Pack 1 before it can be installed into a PC. And now, it seems that Microsoft has reversed its stand: this time, there will be no need for SP1 to be pre-installed. Users, however, will still
Billy May, a Mozilla designer, has come up with a futuristic concept phone that comes with 8-megapixel camera, dual pico projectors, embedded Bluetooth dongle and features wireless charging. Called Seabird, the phone has an unusual shape though it looks stylish overall.
ECS has introduced an exclusive software cooling solution that is both easy and intelligent – the ECS eSF Smart Fan Utility. Users can choose from one of the four available presets, or customize their own cooling profile.
To attract users to use Bing, Microsoft has implemented a new rewards program. All you need to do is download and install the tooolbar, and whenever you search or use Bing, you earn credits which can be used for redemption.
Small businesses looking to cut down on their IT costs now have one more reason to embrace Microsoft’s offerings, especially in the area where security is concerned. Not because Windows has magically become more hardened or robust: rather, the Redmond company has announced that it will be authorizing its Security Essentials security software for use
The OS may be open-source, but rooting an Android smartphone is not exactly the easiest thing to do. And while one-click rooting applications have been developed by the hacking community, they still suffer from the major drawback of only being to work with a specific phone. Enter Androot, a new app which claims to be
Similar to how users can purchase and download their music and videos from the iTunes store, Apple may be planning such a store for the iPad; but in the form of a wide range of electronic newspapers content for the users.
Korean manufacturer Samsung has announced it will be launching an entertainment store to provide movies and TV shows to their smartphones as well as Galaxy Tab tablet. Unfortunately, the media hub will only be available in US, and there’s no news if it will be made available in Asia.
The community asked for it, and finally, Adobe has delivered. After more than a year of waiting, Adobe has finally released a native x64 version for its popular Flash Player web browser plugin. And this time, it is available to users of all web browsers and operating systems. Read on to find out more.
ASUS has a new overclocking and tweaking utility for those with Apple iPhones or iPads. Dubbed the ROG iDirect, this application enables you to monitor your machine and adjust overclocking parameters in real time. Now available on the Apple App Store.
Do you believe that the online world is a safe place to be? If so, you might want to revise your perception of cyberspace. In a press conference held at Mandarin Oriental Hotel on September 9, Symantec released a report revealing that 70% of Singapore’s Internet-using population have fallen victim to cybercrime. The company also
Today, ESET announced the launch of their Asia-Pacific regional headquarters in Singapore to expand global distribution and customer support network, and drive product development growth in Asia.
The wait is finally over for BlackBerry users who have been asking for the paid apps on their devices. According to Research in Motion, the new BlackBerry App World 2.0 is available from today and paid apps will be available.
A malware scam is circulating on Facebook, and it comes as a “Dislike” button, a fake button to the popular social networking site’s “Like” button. The scam works when the recipient receive a notification that his or her friend has downloaded the “Dislike” button with a link to download.
Currently, the Android market has over 70,000 apps (and over 60% are free). But for those of you in Singapore who just bought an Android smartphone, you may not have checked out the various apps on the Android market, or even the useful apps from the not-so-useful ones. In this feature, we looked at 10 Android apps (in no particular order