After reviewing a series of premium headphones from Fischer Audio, Kennerton, Klipsch, Sony, Plantronics, I have a headphones here from the other end of the price and quality. Mixcder is not an unfamiliar brand for regular readers of my blog, as I have reviewed other…

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December 21, 2016 0

It’s 5 days left to Christmas. If you have not decided what to buy for that special person, here are my recommendations. There are reasons why I love them which I will share with you. No bullshit (quote from Klipsch founder), no commissions, all personal…

TP-LINK Singapore has been an avid supporter of my blog. Previously they generously gave away 2 smartphones, the Neffos C5. This time round, they are making me give away this state-of-the-art Powerline HomePlug worth S$259. This is no budget homeplug, mind you. Check out the…

Plantronics did not start as an audio equipment company, but has contributed immensely to communications technology for the world. They developed the first lightweight wearable communication device for airlines and NASA in 1961. They also designed wireless headsets using infra-red, among other inventions. Over the…

Whenever someone asked me which headphones offer the best active noise cancelling (ANC), most people, myself included, would quickly recommend Bose QuietComfort (QC) series. They are pretty much unbeatable. After reviewing the Sony MDR-1000X, I think I might just change my recommendation. Powerful ANC Putting…

At this point, many of us have read the news about how Virtual Private Networks (VPN) can help people get around regional blocks on content like Netflix. While this has stirred up a debate in Singapore about parallel imports in the digital world, the discussion…

I have reviewed some OPPO smartphones a few years back, when they began “invading” the Singapore market. I was even fortunate enough to win an OPPO R5 phone in their roadshow in Dec 2014 (article here). I liked their products, be it design or functions.…

After 3 years, my Dell U2713H, which I reviewed and then bought one myself, died, but it’s not the first time. A year ago, the capacitor blew up, and thanks to the premium exchange warranty, I received a replacement unit within days. Then on May, just…