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Singapore government tightens up cyber security after recent attacks

August 27th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The wide range of measures comes after a number of high-profile incidents have raised questions of Singapore's ability to protect critical infocomm...
Asus touts RT-AC87U as “fastest” Wireless AC2400 5GHz router
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Asus touts RT-AC87U as “fastest” Wireless AC2400 5GHz router

August 25th, 2014 | by Wilson Wong
What's interesting is the inclusion of an automatic security function within the router...
Budding maker culture in Singapore shows importance of DIY skills
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Budding maker culture in Singapore shows importance of DIY skills

August 24th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
It's an area where expertise is sorely lacking, after years of emphasising the need for project managers rather than "do-ers" - the coders and...
Will rapid push for Internet of Things push aside security concerns?
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Will rapid push for Internet of Things push aside security concerns?

August 22nd, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
In making previously dumb devices smart, we are also exposing them to the same risks faced by PCs and...
Intel talks up “building blocks” for Internet of Things as privacy concerns deepen
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Intel talks up “building blocks” for Internet of Things as privacy concerns deepen

August 20th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Intel is pitching its processors and software stacks as easy-to-use "building blocks" to more securely connect up a growing network of sensors, wearable computers and portable devices that are to come online over the next few...
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SingTel’s LTE-Advanced service comes to Samsung smartphones

August 19th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Samsung's Galaxy S5 4G+, an souped up version of its popular Galaxy S5, will cost between S$0 and...
StarHub coaxial cables now open for home networking
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StarHub coaxial cables now open for home networking

August 14th, 2014 | by Staff Writer
They will offer users the fastest and most robust home networking system available...
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Commentary: Will users take up Wi-Fi with SingTel’s new mobile plans?

August 12th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
This won't be determined by speed, but by how easy it is to get...
First three MRT stations to come online with free Wi-Fi in Singapore
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First three MRT stations to come online with free Wi-Fi in Singapore

August 12th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
But it will be more useful on the long, dreary trip on the train, not so much at the train...
Google Street View extends reach to university campuses
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Google Street View extends reach to university campuses

August 10th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
Students looking to study in the United States or Canada can now take a new virtual walking tour of 36 university campuses there, as Google adds them to its Street View database this...
Goondu review: TomTom Go 600
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Goondu review: TomTom Go 600

August 8th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
What will make me pay S$349 for the TomTom Go is what would have made me buy a well-made GPS device in the past - the...
More than 350 in Singapore sign up for “massive” online course on data analytics
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More than 350 in Singapore sign up for “massive” online course on data analytics

August 7th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
It underlines the popularity of one of the infocomm industry's hottest - and most hyped up - areas...
Free calls from Singapore’s Nanu app, but do you mind ads?
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Free calls from Singapore’s Nanu app, but do you mind ads?

August 6th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Unveiling it on Tuesday, the company suggested that it needed critical mass - as any advertising-based business - for the free offer to take...
Tough critique of Techgoondu site wins reader Xiaomi Redmi Note prize
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Tough critique of Techgoondu site wins reader Xiaomi Redmi Note prize

August 2nd, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
With marked-out screenshots to make his point, Danial said there was a lack of focus in the main homepage, with too many elements competing for...
Hands on: Jawbone Up24
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Hands on: Jawbone Up24

August 1st, 2014 | by Jonathan Tan
The Up24 will appeal to a niche market of athletes and serious fitness gurus who require comprehensive tracking that smartwatches currently do not...
A new look at Techgoondu
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A new look at Techgoondu

July 28th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
As we revamp the site today, we hope the stories will continue to make a...
What to look for in a broadband plan?
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What to look for in a broadband plan?

July 28th, 2014 | by Staff Writer
While prices and speeds have become more attractive over the years, the online experience could still differ widely from one service provider to another. The key is finding one that matches your online activities the...
Will we lease everything, including a toaster oven, in future?
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Will we lease everything, including a toaster oven, in future?

July 28th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The idea of owning less, living more is appealing. But what happens when your pay-as-you-use oven or toothbrush stops...
SingTel’s 300Mbps mobile broadband service gets a Huawei boost
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SingTel’s 300Mbps mobile broadband service gets a Huawei boost

July 24th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
SingTel's promise of 300Mbps speeds obviously is in the highest theoretical range, but it does finally bring 4G closer to where it is supposed to be - a long way from previous 3G...
New TomTom GPS devices support live traffic feeds in Singapore
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New TomTom GPS devices support live traffic feeds in Singapore

July 17th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
TomTom is bringing live traffic updates onto three new standalone GPS navigation devices in Southeast Asia, with Singapore being the first country in region to benefit from the TomTom Traffic...