Thoughts: on Sudio Vasa Blå and LoveSummer Promotion

Sudio is founded in Sweden, and it represent elegant products with studio quality sound and exquisite quality, offering trendy, wireless earphones for those who are constantly on-the-go. ***** The Sudio team offered me a pair to try.  What came in the mail: – a neat Sudio gift box and canvas Summer Tote Bag (minus the sunglasses, personal item) And what was in neat gift box: – a pair of gorgeous Vasa Blå in Rose Gold Black, a Rose Gold clip, Leather Pouch for the earphones, 4 pairs of changeable sleeves for comfort fit, Guarantee Certificate certifying authenticity, Owner’s Manual and USB cable for charging. ***** After 2 weeks with the earphones, here’s my take on it: Design: A coated finishing on ear piece, flat…

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Thoughts: UE Roll – Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker

A powerful pint-sized wireless Bluetooth® speaker that is ready for whatever, wherever, whenever. UE ROLL blasts awesome 360-degree sound that is loud and crisp with deep bass that busts out incredible beats. On top of its insane sound, UE ROLL is waterproof (IPX7 certified) and shockproof, meaning you can dunk, drop or toss it anywhere without worry. And it comes with a nine-hour battery life and a 20-metre wireless range. The UE ROLL comes in 6 unique and vibrant colors, for you to choose from and its retail price, S$149. With the UE ROLL app, users will be able to unlock more features, such as Double Up (sync to 2 UE speakers and work it similar to a surround sound system), Block Party…

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Thoughts: Logitech AnyAngle iPad mini Case

The Logitech AnyAngle, has a hidden hinge but built into the front flap of the case, to prop up your iPad for comfortable reading or typing while protecting it from accidental bumps, spills and even scratches. Which of course, is useful for the all time klutzy / butter-finger me. And yes, it does seem slightly similar to the Logitech Hinge for iPad mini. Main difference is where the hinge is positioned and design + material used. ***** Here some photos on the Logitech AnyAngle for iPad mini review unit, before the pros/con bit: – transparent back

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News/Food: Battle of the Crab Buffet at Spice Brasserie, ParkRoyal on Kitchener Road!

Slow-braised Pumpkin Crab in Claypot, Stir-fried Crab in Asian spices, Singapore’s Chili Crabs… are just some of the main highlights at Spice Brasserie, ParkRoyal Kitchener’s Battle of the Crab buffet starting 02 October 2014! Several of us had a sneak peek and taste of the delectable crab dishes (listed above) for Battle of the Crab buffet, created by Chef Low and team, and its on-going Taste of Asia buffet. ***** Here are some photos from the tasting, may they entice / tempt you for a visit or two or more: – Slow-braised Pumpkin Crab in claypot and Fried Mantou. Thoughts: With various spices added, the aroma was pleasant. Taste was closer to a mild version of Indian curry or the Thai curry crab. Mild level of spicy,…

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Thoughts: Logitech X300 Wireless Speaker

Since the trend lately for tech gadgets is to go ‘bigger’, Logitech’s X300 Wireless Speaker fits the trend and caters to consumer needs. Thanks to Logitech and SPRG for sending me the review unit, I had my fun with the Logitech X300 a couple of weeks back… (sorry for the very late post, was away for a week and came back to much backlogs). ***** Photos of the Logitech X300: – Logitech X300 and X100, side by side. – From the top: Volume (-) / Bluetooth (Sync) / Volume (+) – Back view: Curved body with On/Off button, audio output and micro USB charge point. – Although curved but you can set it to stand on the sides nicely. – From…

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Media Tasting: Highlights from STREET 50 @ Bay Hotel Singapore

Passed by Bay Hotel Singapore numerous times and had seen their dining offers on Groupon, but never gotten about to visit or dine there. When the media tasting invite was extended to me, it certainly didn’t take long to decide 🙂 ***** Let’s start with a little background of the restaurant and chef… STREET 50 is Bay Hotel Singapore’s in house restaurant and bar, fairly new restaurant, offering global fusion food such as diverse flavors from Italian, French and American to Vietnamese, Indonesian and Singaporean with an interesting twist. The kitchen is headed by Chef Ricky, who is classically trained in French cuisine but has also worked on creating Asian cuisine. Food menu includes a delicious assortment of choices, ranging from meats and seafood, Asian selections, gourmet bites…

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