Timbuk2 Spire Backpack Review

I recently got myself a Timbuk2 Spire backpack from Amazon. This is a spacious 32-litre backpack that Timbuk2 describes as “a badass roll-top pack for your MacBook and iPad”. It’s well-made and tough, like how we’ve come to expect of any Timbuk2 bags. The voluminous Spire backpack is actually larger than I would have preferred, but certainly the extra space…

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Sudio Tre Earphones Review

Sudio, a Swedish earphones manufacturer, has in recent years gained attention with their beautifully designed and durable earphones. They’ve recently launched the latest addition to their earphones collection the Tre. This is a Bluetooth 4.1 wireless earbud-style headphones designed for active lifestyles, and thus is sweat and water resistant. The Sudio Tre design is simple and minimalistic. I have the…

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Laut Huex Cover for MacBook Pro

If you’ve just bought a nice new shiny MacBook Pro, perhaps you might be looking for some protective case to keep it in perfect condition. There are certainly quite a few you can choose from, including this cool one from Laut. They make a number of other products, including cases for a variety of smartphones. For this review, Laut sent…

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Plantronics BackBeat 505 Review

With some new smartphones having ditched the 3.5 mm headphone jack, there must be some users who are finding themselves looking for Bluetooth headphones. These users, along with others who want to to go wireless for the first time, are the ones that Plantronics wants to target with their new BackBeat 505 Bluetooth headphones. Plantronics makes a popular range of…

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The Here One Review

A year or two ago, wireless headphones meant having no wires connecting to your music source device, but there would still be something connecting between the left and right-side earpieces. Now, however, the era of truly wire-free earbuds is fully upon us, with products from major brands like Apple and Samsung. Then, there’s Doppler Lab’s Here One 3-in-1 wireless smart…

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Lazada-Sennheiser GSS Surprise

Lazada’s Great Singapore Sale begins next week, and as part of their GSS campaign, they are bringing back Surprise Boxes like they had for their 3rd birthday celebrations earlier this year. I have the Lazada x Sennheiser Surprise Box, and although it’s supposed to be sort of a surprise, I’m going to partially review its contents in this post. Before I get…

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Lazada’s GSS Sale

It’s June, well almost, and that means two things. First, the school holidays are here, and then, there’s also the Great Singapore Sale. In partnership with Lazada, I’m pleased to receive one of their GSS Surprise Boxes, similar to the campaign for their 3rd birthday promotion. This time, I have the Lazada x Sennheiser box. The deal with the Surprise Boxes is that…

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Jaybird X3 Review

At first glance, the new Jaybird X3 Bluetooth wireless headphones looks pretty much like the X2 it succeeds, or even the Freedom I reviewed last year. Like the X2 and Freedom, the X3 is similarly designed for sports. But the Jaybird X3 isn’t about being the same as before. It’s better, and better value too. The Jaybird X3 is a neckband style in-ear…

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Sudio Regent Review

Sudio’s latest flagship headphone is the new Sudio Regent launched late last year. Technically, this is their first headphone, a Bluetooth wireless on-ear headphones as their product line only consisted of in-ear earphones previously. The Sudio Regent continues their tradition of stylish design and premium quality in an ultramodern headphones. The Sudio brand isn’t particularly well-known, but the Swedish headphones manufacturer has been trying to…

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Vacationing at Khao Yai

We’ve holidayed in Bangkok numerous times, and we were going to be headed there again earlier this year. But this time we added a little twist to our itinerary. It wouldn’t just be Bangkok. We would go to Khao Yai, a rather unique, idyllic, getaway about 3 hours drive from Bangkok. The Khao Yai region includes the Khao Yai National…

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