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MyRepublic To Launch Mobile Services in Early Q1 2018

Local fibre broadband (internet) operator MyRepublic just confirmed that they have signed a contract with one of the big 3 main telcos – Singtel, StarHub and M1 (though which is yet to be revealed). This means that they are now on track to launch their own brand of Mobile services and it would be pretty interesting to see how this all plays out. For reference, TPG, which won the fourth telco license, is also planning to start offering services here in Singapore in early 2018 and get full Singapore network coverage by the end of next year as well. Continue reading

Trip to BlackBerry Mobile Expert Centre (November 2017)

BlackBerry Mobile Service Centre is now handled by TOM (Total Outsource Management)

BlackBerry Mobile has officially located their service centre with TOM (Total Outsource Management) for sometime now, ever since (just before) the BlackBerry KEYone launch. However, there have been conflicting information on its location, with some other blogs spreading inaccurate information. As such, we have checked and clarified with BlackBerry Mobile and went down personally earlier last week and we can confirm that our information is accurate. Continue reading

Review: Samsung EVO Plus EVO+ 256GB MicroSD

Samsung EVO Plus Evo+ 256GB retail packaging front

As mentioned in our SanDisk review of the 256GB MicroSD card, here we have the Samsung varaint, in the form of their EVO plus or EVO+ variant. SanDisk maybe the first in the market with the 200GB variant, but Samsung has caught up with them being the first to out the 256GB variant. Despite that, it took us quite awhile to get our hands on a set, which we finally do now, for review!

PS: We did not receive a sample from Samsung but we bought this from a authorized Samsung retailer. Continue reading

BlackBerry Android Applications Updated!

It is end October now and BlackBerry has just rolled out (yesterday actually) a whole bunch of updates for its Android suite of applications on Google Play. All their applications, ranging from BlackBerry Hub, to BlackBerry Notes and even the Power Center (for BlackBerry KEYone only) has been updated in this batch of updates. The changelog does not reflect much however, with mostly bugfixes or enhancements or performance improvements. Continue reading