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November 1, 2017 7:56 AM Bluetooth Pairing To Be Faster On Android Phones After Future Update

Google is trying hard to reduce the time it takes to pair bluetooth devices with Android phones. A new update is going to make pairing some Bluetooth devices much easier. Starting with Google Play Services 11.7 on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and higher, users will be able to take advantage of the new Fast Pair feature. Fast Pair will make the process of pairing 94

October 12, 2017 9:00 PM Hands-free MRT fare gates to be tested at some stations

Trial next year may be at stations near centres for the disabled and estates with many senior residents A hands-free payment system will be tested at selected MRT stations next year, which will allow commuters to breeze through fare gates - without the need to use travel cards to tap in or out. Instead, fares will be paid automatically via a commuter's 72

October 12, 2017 6:31 AM Hands-free fare collection system trial to commence in 2018

SINGAPORE — Tired of waiting behind absent-minded commuters fumbling for their EZ-Link cards, or those who insist on scanning their entire bag at the MRT gantry gate? Such scenes could be a thing of the past, if a trial to be conducted next year for a "hands-free" automatic public transportation fare collection system is successful. The Land Transport 73

October 6, 2017 5:22 AM WATCH: Samsung phone explodes in man's shirt pocket in Indonesia

A man had a close shave when his smartphone exploded in his front shirt pocket. He was standing at the lobby of his hotel in Semarang, Indonesia when he felt "a strong sensation of heat" from his Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos last Saturday (Sept 30). He also felt something start to shake, MailOnline quoted him as saying. CCTV footage shows Yulianto reaching 8

October 4, 2017 6:12 PM Google to launch flagship Pixel 2 XL smartphone in Singapore with Singtel on Nov 15, pricing yet to be revealed

SAN FRANCISCO - For the first time ever, Google’s flagship Pixel 2 XL smartphone will be available in Singapore. The search giant made the announcement at its annual hardware event in San Francisco early on Wednesday morning (Oct 4). The new 6-inch smartphone will be available here on Nov 15 in an exclusive partnership with Singtel. It is also the first 165

September 18, 2017 5:49 AM Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A now has a Snapdragon 435 with 4GB RAM variant

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A which was recently unveiled in China now has a higher RAM and storage variant. The Chinese smartphone maker has launched a Snapdragon 435 SoC with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage of the Redmi Note 5A. The new variant is priced at CNY 1,199 (Rs 12,000 approximately). The phone is available for buying in China. Xiaomi launched the Redmi 64

September 12, 2017 1:21 PM Moto G4 Plus Bluetooth Share 7.0 Issue Gets an Unofficial Fix

A workaround has surfaced to temporarily fix an issue that appears to be affecting several Moto G4 Plus customers. A significant number of Moto G4 Plus users have complained of late that they are unable to access Bluetooth service on their smartphone, according to a report. The issue resides in how Google Play Protect, a security mechanism the Android-maker 74

September 12, 2017 4:22 AM Here's How the iPhone 8's Wireless Charging Could Work

One of the most buzzworthy new features expected to debut on Apple's long-awaited 10th anniversary iPhone (possibly called the iPhone 8 or iPhone X) is a technology that's existed in consumer gadgets for years: wireless charging. As appealing as the concept of charging your phone without those annoying cables may sound, the concept's name is misleading 67

September 11, 2017 7:00 PM The iPhone 10 years in: Everything that's changed from 2007 to 2017

A decade's worth of design, features and more. After the first iPhone launched, Apple pursued progress on two fronts: It had to build a second-gen phone, and also make sure people could get more done with it. In March 2008, nine months after the first iPhone went on sale, Apple released a software development kit, while a prominent Silicon Valley VC firm announced 67

September 7, 2017 6:12 AM Lenovo K8 Plus goes on sale in India: All you need to know

Lenovo K8 Plus sports vertical dual rear camera setup with 13MP Purecel Plus sensor + 5MP depth sensor. New Delhi: Lenovo K8 Plus – the latest addition in the newly introduced K8 series – went on sale on Flipkart on Thursday. Priced at Rs 10,999, the Lenovo K8 Plus went on sale on the e-commerce site at 12 pm today. The phone comes with a host of launch 65