Google Shifted Navigation On Its Search Results Page (Again)

Google designers just can’t seem to make up their minds. The left-side navigation on Google search results page was first introduced in May 2010. On November 7 2012, the navigation was shifted to the top (above the search results). Slightly over a month later, the designers have second thoughts (or third thoughts). Now, the navigation…

Return Of The 40 Years Old Videogame: Pong World By Atari

Pong, a classic in the videogame industry, is celebrating its 40th anniversary. To commemorate the milestone, Atari releases Pong World, an iOS game tailored for mobile gaming. Download here. The new iOS game is the Grand Winner of the PONG Indie Developer Challenge, the Game & Guide reports: The $50,000 grand prize winner of the…

What Do Singaporeans and Kristen Stewart Have In Common? Emotionless

Singapore is the world’s most emotionless society, according to a Gallup survey of 152 countries. The economic powerhouse of Southeast Asia is behind countries like Georgia, Lithuania, Russia, Madagascar, Belarus, Kazakhtan, and Nepal. Another Southeast Asian nation, Philippines is the world’s most emotional society, ahead of El Salvador, Bahrain, Oman, Columbia, and United States.

Most Beautiful Pages on New Google+

Google+ released new UI on April 11, 2012. Brands can now post bigger photos and each Page comes with a cover photo – either display a select group of photos or a panoramic picture, among others. Hoping to inspire brand people on Google+, I’ve compile a non-exhaustive collection of the most beautiful Pages in new…

Counter-Strike on iPhone and A Truckload of Bullshit

I was about to spend $1.99 on a new iPhone game called Counter Strike. The game developer, Top Best Adult Entertainment, described it the “ORIGINAL Counter Strike is FINALLY Available on the iPhone.” Playing CS on my iPhone sounds like an awesome weekend plan! Before clicking on the buy button, I checked the reviews. The…

Android’s Robot Overtakes Opera and Safari as World’s Most Popular Mobile Browser

Robot, Android’s native browser has become the most popular mobile web browser, overtaking Opera’s mobile browser, as revealed by StatCounter’s data. StatCounter’s mobile browser stats for the period Feb 2011 to Feb 2012 shows that both Robot and Safari, the iPhone’s native browser, are growing in terms of popularity. However, the Android browser saw an impressive growth, overtaking both Nokia’s browser…

Huawei: We’ve Created the World’s Fastest Smartphone

Last month at 2012 International CES, Huawei unveiled its world’s slimmest Android smartphone. Now, at the 2012 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Huawei is stake its claim as the creator of the world’s fastest smartphone – the Huawei Ascend D quad, powered by the Huawei’s K3V2 quad-core 1.2GHz/1.5GHz processor. It also boast the most compact…

DEMO Asia 2012: Confirmed Speakers

DEMO Asia 2012 has just announced speakers and sages for its upcoming conference in Singapore. Speakers Jeff Clavier @jeffclavier : Founder and Managing Partner of SoftTech VC, one of the most active seed stage investors in Web 2.0 startups. Robert Kim – Director (Consumer Infocomm) of Singapore’s Infocomm Development Authority, where he plays industry development…

Huawei Unveils the World’s Slimmest Android Smartphone

At the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas today, Huawei unveiled the Ascend P1 S, which it claims is the world’s slimmest smartphone. Running on the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system, the Ascend P1 S is only 6.68mm thin; in comparison, the Motorola RAZR is 7.1mm thick and the Samsung Galaxy S II…

User Experience as a Disruptive Force in Today’s Telecom Industry: Huawei

Over the past twenty years, the information age has developed at a rapid pace, and various technological transformations and applications have grown in both scope and variety. Today, the exponential growth of digitized information, combined with the skyrocketing popularity of mobile networks, has led to a surge in the sheer volume of digital content. Concurrently,…

Mobile VoIP Users Tripled in 2011

Mobile voice over IP (VoIP) usage is on the rise with the number of subscriber tripling in 2011, growing from 9 million in 2010 to 29 million, according to a new report from In-Stat. According to the report, with the increasing market, thanks to the expanding number of smartphone users, many providers are introducing services, which includes…

KL Eateries to be Wi-Fi Ready

The Kuala Lumpur City Hall will soon mandate that all new restaurants provide WiFi to their customers, according to a report by The New Straits Times today. This requirement will be a mandatory prerequisite for food operators when they apply for their license to open a new restaurant or when existing operators renew their license. However, the…