Wednesday, 6th December 2017
After Amazon killed off
FREE AmazonGlobal Saver Shipping yesterday, many people suspected that Amazon Prime would come to Singapore and indeed it have. Amazon Prime is now in Singapore and it will cost S$8.99 per month. But as an introductory offer, it is only S$2.99 per month. Amazon did not mention how long will the introductory offer last. It comes with a 30-day trial. Amazon Prime Singapore
Tuesday, 5th December 2017
Four and a half years after the introduction of
FREE AmazonGlobal Saver Shipping, it seems this program is coming to an end.
Those items that qualified for FREE AmazonGlobal Saver Shipping that I bought during Black Friday 2017 are no longer qualified.
Amazon No Longer Ships For Free To Singapore
Monday, 4th December 2017
Passport is the world’s first fail-safe global travel adapter created by Zendure.
The project which started on
Kickstarter on 26th June 2017 has raised a total of US$217,053 out of their initial goal of US$30,000 from 4,887 backers. Passport – Box Front
Wednesday, 29th November 2017
Synology DiskStation DS415play is starting to show it’s age when I tried streaming videos using the Plex app on my Apple TV 4K to my television.
Very often, it will show the error, “
Your connection to the server is not fast enough to stream this video. Check your Network.“. DS418play – Box Front
Friday, 24th November 2017
Zero Latency has landed in Singapore! For the unaware, Zero Latency is a free-roam multiplayer virtual reality gaming. It provides you with a hyper-immersive, state-of-the-art VR gaming experience.
Singapore is the 14th branch in the world after major cities in Japan, USA, Spain, and Australia.
Zero Latency – Engineerium
Monday, 20th November 2017
In case you missed out the unboxing and design post of the Huawei Mate 10, you can check it out
Last year, the Mate 9 scored 120,794 points on
AnTuTu Benchmark. This time around, Mate 10 Pro scored 173,824 on AnTuTu, which translate to about 44% increase in performance mainly due to 3D and UX benchmarks. Huawei Mate 10 Pro vs Huawei Mate 9 – AnTuTu Benchmark Score
Wednesday, 15th November 2017
In case you missed my
Synology DDR3 RAM post, I will be upgrading my DS216+ to DS918+ in the coming weeks.
DS918+ is Synology’s flagship 4-bay NAS for prosumers. It supports up to two M.2 NVMe SSDs for fast system cache creation.
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe M.2 SSD – Box Front
Saturday, 11th November 2017
Huawei Mate 10 Pro will be officially available in Singapore starting from today for S$1,098.
You can buy it from Huawei Concept Stores, local telcos (Singtel, M1 and StarHub), online via
Lazada.sg and from all major electronics store like Denki, Courts, Harvey Norman, and Sprint Cass. Huawei Mate 10 Pro – Box Front
Friday, 10th November 2017
Not many people realized this, but
Synology has their own brand of RAM.
Officially, Synology always recommends you to use their brand of RAM for 100% compatibility and reliability. It comes with three years warranty and is made in Taiwan.
Synology RAM D3NS1866L-4G – Box Front
Monday, 6th November 2017
Cafflano Klassic initially started out as Kickstarter project on June 2014 but it was unsuccessfully funded.
They came back to
Kickstarter again on 1st January 2015 and this time around it was successfully funded on 18th January 2015. They raised a total of £31,524 from 658 backers out of their initial goal of £1,000. Cafflano Klassic – Box Front