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Singapore consumers warming up to e-commerce
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Singapore consumers warming up to e-commerce

February 16th, 2015 | by Desmond Koh
More Singapore consumers are warming up to e-commerce, with a fifth of them allocating up to half their monthly discretionary spending on online shopping, a new study has found. According to the study commissioned by FedEx, 61...
IBM: Over 60 per cent of popular dating apps vulnerable to hackers
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IBM: Over 60 per cent of popular dating apps vulnerable to hackers

February 12th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
With Valentine’s Day just round the corner, more singles are likely to turn to dating apps to look for that special someone. But watch what you do with those apps, which are vulnerable to cyber attacks, according to IBM. In...
Singtel on target to have nationwide 4G+ coverage in March
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Singtel on target to have nationwide 4G+ coverage in March

February 11th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Singtel is on target to provide nationwide coverage for 4G+ or LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) mobile broadband services by next...
Commentary: Singapore seeks unusual route for smart nation rollout
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Commentary: Singapore seeks unusual route for smart nation rollout

February 3rd, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
This smart nation project is not only harder to build, it is harder to sell to citizens. If they don't get it, where are the users going to come...
Shopaholics, rejoice with online deals at the Great Online Shopping Festival
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Shopaholics, rejoice with online deals at the Great Online Shopping Festival

February 2nd, 2015 | by Staff Writer
Shopaholics, rejoice with online deals at the Great Online Shopping...
99.co lands fresh funding from Sequoia and Facebook co-founder with user-centric edge
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99.co lands fresh funding from Sequoia and Facebook co-founder with user-centric edge

February 2nd, 2015 | by Desmond Koh
Singapore property website 99.co’s proposition of putting its customers’ interests first was unique enough to secure funding from Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin and venture capitalist firm Sequoia...
Singapore sets up new cyber security agency
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Singapore sets up new cyber security agency

January 27th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
A new government agency will be set up in April this year to oversee Singapore’s cyber security operations and bolster its cybersecurity capabilities. In a statement released by the Prime Minister’s Office today,...
Singtel to test 5G technologies with Ericsson in Asia-Pacific
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Singtel to test 5G technologies with Ericsson in Asia-Pacific

January 27th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Actual consumer trials could start closer to 2020, when commercial equipment become...
D-Link’s new wireless repeater streams music too
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D-Link’s new wireless repeater streams music too

January 25th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Essentially a Wi-Fi repeater at its core, the D-Link DCH-M225 also streams music from your...
Singtel unveils new logo, service improvements
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Singtel unveils new logo, service improvements

January 21st, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
Singtel has just unveiled a new corporate identity with a refreshed logo and a slew of initiatives in a bid to improve its customer service. For example, from March onwards, Singtel customers can request call-backs by Singtel...
Commentary: Singapore to consider pitfalls of data sharing in smart nation push
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Commentary: Singapore to consider pitfalls of data sharing in smart nation push

January 20th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The Singapore government will do well to consider how citizens will react to what's essentially information about them being handed out...
Parallels Access 2.5 supports more devices, including Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4
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Parallels Access 2.5 supports more devices, including Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4

January 17th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
You can now run your PC software remotely on the small screen using Samsung's S Pen...
New tool to track use of open source Web code
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New tool to track use of open source Web code

January 2nd, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
With no way of tracking how well open-source Javascript libraries are used on websites, developers are often unable to gauge the impact of their work in the larger community. That is set to change with a new tool developed...
Singapore to test HetNet in early 2015, promises smooth connections
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Singapore to test HetNet in early 2015, promises smooth connections

December 31st, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
First tested at MRT stations, it will enable users to hook up to the best or fastest network available, be it a 3G, 4G or even Wi-Fi connection. Speeds can go up to...
Fynd looks to disrupt market for tech support services
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Fynd looks to disrupt market for tech support services

December 26th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
The sharing economy is showing no signs of abating, with anything from cars and apartment rooms to DIY tools and talent being increasingly shared on a myriad of online brokering services that have mushroomed in recent years. Just...
The cloud at your service
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The cloud at your service

December 20th, 2014 | by Staff Writer
Brought to you by ReadySpace Managing thousands of part-time workers is no small feat at one of Singapore’s largest manpower agencies. Since 2004, TCC Group has been supplying service staff – sometimes at short notice – to...
Singapore workers spend nearly 10% of time at work on online shopping and social media
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Singapore workers spend nearly 10% of time at work on online shopping and social media

December 18th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
If you think your boss doesn’t know you shop or use Facebook at work, think again. A recent study by recruitment agency Robert Half found that Singapore employees spend an average of 9.3 per cent of their online time at work...
MH370 tops Singapore’s trending searches on Google in 2014
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MH370 tops Singapore’s trending searches on Google in 2014

December 16th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The term "MH370" was searched five times as much as the top local term - "PSI...
Cut the cord; watch TV from anywhere
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Cut the cord; watch TV from anywhere

December 15th, 2014 | by Staff Writer
Ask how you can cut the cord from old pay-TV services and open up a world of entertainment, enabled by your fast fibre broadband service at...
Singapore online stores vie for Christmas shoppers, as e-commerce booms
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Singapore online stores vie for Christmas shoppers, as e-commerce booms

December 12th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
This month, as Singapore's online shops such as Qoo10 aim to grab a share of the pie from glitzy Orchard Road shopping belt outlets, the e-commerce boom also reflects a changing of old...