ZTE’s Blade v7 lite review – feature packed, premium & affordable?

It has certainly been sometime since I’ve written an Android review after basking myself in the world of iPhones… But every once in a blue, purple or pink moon comes a device which catches my eye; behold, a phone that sounds like a hollywood movie title – the ZTE’s Blade v7 lite! 1st impressions So at a recommended retail price …

Moto G – a 700 ringgit smartphone worth it? Malaysian review…

Let me first say, this is NOT a phone that’s going to make you go WAHHHH so cool. It’s not a phone that turns you into a Jedi master, nor a phone that will turn you into the next great photographer, nor a phone that’ll bake cookies for you using your fingerprint… if you’re ready to accept all of that …

Android user’s pride & joy now available for iOS users? – hello Google Now!

So a few months back I was super excited about this SUPER INTELLIGENT assistant by Google called Google Now that is even more intelligent than Apple’s Siri. What does it do? it predicts your travel time between important places you travel to it talks like Siri and gives you info like “where is the nearest Starbucks” (and it works in …

Make your photos super awesome with Cinemagraph for iPhone & Android – FREE!

So firstly, what the heck is Cinemagraph? I first got introduced to it when I played with Nokia latest Windows Phone – the 920. It had this ‘lens’ which would make your photos ALIVE! I was truly impressed. Cinemagraph is Cinema + Photograph – make sense? The idea is to animate parts of your photo. For example – if you …

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Sony SmartWatch – a Malaysian Review

So we’ve all heard of smart phones, smart cars, smart houses and now the era has arrived for smart watches. The first time I heard of something like that was SPOT… It was Microsoft’s attempt at a smart watch – didn’t do much apart from retrieving weather info & news updates. It didn’t connect to a mobile phone either and …

Tried the BEST keyboard for Android yet? A must have!

So I’ve been toying with a number of Android phones lately and one of the coolest things is the ability to switch to a keyboard of your choice. Almost ever manufacturer out there has created a custom keyboard for their phones – HTC, Samsung, Sony Mobile… You name it. Then there’s the massive list of keyboards that’s available on Google …

Gmail 4.2.1 for Android breaks file attachment?

It looks like the latest Gmail App update for Android has come as a bitter sweet experience. Apart from the number of improvements like auto mail resize to fix the screen,  pinch & zoom functionality plus the ability to swipe a conversation from right to left or vice versa to archive it,  Google has completely removed the ability to attach …

Why Google Chrome for iOS SUCKS and why it DOESN’T?

This article was previously featured in my ECYAT section of TM’s EveryoneConnects.net. Want the very latest tech updates? Be sure to check it out! So after Google managed to invade our desktops & notebooks with Google Chrome, their next mission is to invade deep into our lives – our mobile devices. So a few weeks back if you haven’t heard, Google …

Google Maps Malaysia with LIVE Traffic updates – does it WORK?

This article was previously featured in my ECYAT section of TM’s EveryoneConnects.net. Want the very latest tech updates? Be sure to check it out 🙂 So if you haven’t heard, YES – the one luxury that the entire world has been enjoying (okay fine just a handful of countries) has finally landed in Malaysia! Behold, the world of Google Maps with …

OMG! Hotmail is now COOL!?

This article was previously featured in my ECYAT section of TM’s EveryoneConnects.net. Want the very latest tech updates? Be sure to check it out 🙂 This was probably 15 years ago – the year was 1996 and everyone who went online was raving about this new kind of e-mail which you can check using a web browser… WOAH… it was …