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Looking for a UPS? Here is all you need to know

The current pandemic has undeniably turned the world on its head. What used to be a mere buzzword – Working-From-Home (WFH), is now the norm for you and me today. It may have been yonks since you’ve stepped foot in the office, and perhaps, you have been working in your very own WFH space for a […]

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Not your average extension plug

Just like how we should not compromise our health and safety by staying home, we shouldn’t compromise the safety of our electronic equipment, either. I’m sure, like me, you have extension plugs and multi-point adapters around your home for your various devices. What if I told you that there is an extension plug that also […]

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The relationship between you and your favourite devices

Taking care of our beloved devices is a no brainer, right? You buy them, unbox them, read the manual (OK, not everyone does), plug them in and voila!—it’s ready to go. On the surface, that’s seemingly all there is, but…have you ever wondered about what happens deep inside the wires of our plugs and how it […]

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Lightning? Power outage? No problem. You’ll never strike out with an APC Easy UPS

Did you know that there are so many factors that can cause disruption to your power supply? I recently learned that shared circuits overloading, motor loads shutting down, operator errors, and natural causes such as lightning are all factors that can lead to your power abruptly shutting off and causing irreversible damage to your equipment!

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Power off but still game on?

Tell me if this resonates with you. You’re about to score that goal; you’re in the thick of World War II action; you’re two turns away from the chequered flag…and then, boom. Your internet connection goes bust. Or worse still you have a power outage. I feel you too, gamers.

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9.9 Lazada & Shopee sales: APC by Schneider Electric discounts up to 50%

People often take their power supply for granted. Until equipment failure from a power outage or surge hits. I know I’m guilty of this. Perhaps it’s a good time to invest in a power surge protector or UPS (Uninterrupted Power Supply) to protect your PC, network equipment, and other electrical devices at home.