Saturday, October 30, 2010

HTC Sense

HTC has just released their latest Android phones, the HTC Desire HD and the HTC Desire Z which uses the latest version of Google's OS, the Android 2.2 a.k.a Froyo.

The new phones also come with HTC's latest version of HTC Sense where they offers a lot of insightful features that allow the user to do a lot of great stuff online through

Here's some of the great features offered at
1) Peace of mind when you can't find your phone
    - You can make your phone ring LOUDLY even when you've put your phone in silent mode.
    - You can locate your phone on the map.
    - You can make you phone forward all calls to another number in case you've left your phone at your house.
    - You can lock and erase all personal data from the phone if your phone is lost or stolen.

2) Hold on to your memories
    - You can sync all your messages and easily view and track them back online.
    - You can send and receive messages even without touching your phone.

3) Manage your contacts comfortably
    - You can add details and pictures from your computer to all your contacts in your phone.

4) Discover new places, grab your phone and go
    - You can keep track of what you've done and where you've been using Footprints.
    - You can even add what you would like to see and go using the integrated Google Maps to create Footprints and the Footprints will appear in your phone.

5) Discover fun, useful and trusted apps
    - You can find large selection of HTC tested and reviewed apps so that you can install all the apps with ease

6) Share cool apps with friends
    - You can recommend apps that you've tried to your friends if you think that they would like the apps.
    - You can also  see the apps that your friends recommend to you.

7) Make it yours
    - You can choose from hundreds of cool wallpapers, sound-sets, scenes and useful widgets to suits your personality

As you can see, all these can be done online using your computer without the need to even touch your phone. However, the cons for this great service is can only be used with your HTC phones. If you are not using HTC phones then maybe it is time to get one. :P

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Adidas Refresh Your Gear

Adidas has just launched their Refresh Your Gear Campaign where you can bring in your old gear and trade them in for up to RM 80 discount off any new Adidas shoes or apparels.

In conjunction with this campaign, Adidas has also launched its Refresh Your Gear app for the iPhone and Facebook. This app will show you the Performance Reduction of your sport gear.

This is how the app works:-
- Specify when was the gear purchased

- Snap a picture (iPhone) or upload a picture (Facebook) of your gear


- Align your gear to the predefined shoe template

- Confirm after aligning and wait for result

The result consists of the Performance Reduction of our gear. This app is free to use and is pretty fun to check the condition of your shoe. I'm not sure if it works for your sandal. If anyone tried it with their sandal, please let me know if it works. So what are you waiting for, try it out today.

Saturday, October 2, 2010

Talking Tom App for iPhone, iPad and Android

Talking Tom is actually an app that has a talking cat that repeats whatever you say in a funny voice. You may also pet him, poke him, punch him and even grab his tail.

The best part of this app is that you can even record the video of the cat repeating whatever you say and then share it with your friends. If you are trying to impress someone or trying to tell someone about how you feel, just make the cat repeat your message, record the video and send it to the one.

Here's how to play with the app:-
- Talk to the cat and it will repeat everything you say in a funny voice.
- Pet his body or head to make it purr.
- Poke his belly, head or feet.
- Grab its tail.
- Pour it a glass of milk.
- Ignore and forget about it and he'll yawn and sneeze.
- Record a video and share it with your friends.

Here's a sample video taken from

This app is available for iPhoneiPad and Android.And best of all, this cool app is totally free. So grab it now!