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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...
SingPass breach: time for government agencies to take security more seriously
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SingPass breach: time for government agencies to take security more seriously

July 8th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Perhaps the worst thing that can happen after the recent SingPass security breach is to assume it cannot happen...
StarHub’s interactive set-top box now records programmes to your own hard disk
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StarHub’s interactive set-top box now records programmes to your own hard disk

June 22nd, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
Following the launch of the Samsung HD interactive set-top box in April, StarHub is now allowing its users to store recorded programmes on their own hard disks. The service is not for free however, as an additional subscription...
Hands on: PixePlay Kuro
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Hands on: PixePlay Kuro

June 21st, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
It isn't the first to come up with an Android TV box, but Singapore-based PixePlay sure has one of the most high-powered ones around in its recently-unveiled Kuro Smart...
CommunicAsia 2014: time for telcos, industry players to unlock the content
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CommunicAsia 2014: time for telcos, industry players to unlock the content

June 19th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
They can start by delivering it as best as they can, in whatever format users...
Google lets users add own locations on Singapore map
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Google lets users add own locations on Singapore map

June 18th, 2014 | by Jonathan Tan
With a few quick clicks, folks in Singapore can now share their favourite cafes and chill out spots with everyone else by adding them onto Google...
Commentary: IDA’s smart nation vision needs buy-in
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Commentary: IDA’s smart nation vision needs buy-in

June 17th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Singapore is starting early, which is a good thing. It just has to expect issues that have no ready...
SingTel’s Easy Mobile plans let users customise airtime, SMSes and data
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SingTel’s Easy Mobile plans let users customise airtime, SMSes and data

June 16th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
If you fancy using more data for things like Skype or WhatsApp, you can dial up your free data bundle and keep your call minutes at a minimum....
UnoTelly offers free access for World Cup streaming
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UnoTelly offers free access for World Cup streaming

June 15th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Didn’t pay the S$112 to SingTel to watch the World Cup? Well, you can stream the matches online, and no, we’re not talking about going to pirated streaming sites. You can turn to UnoTelly, a service that lets users...
Can Microsoft vertically integrate while working with rivals in enterprise space?
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Can Microsoft vertically integrate while working with rivals in enterprise space?

June 12th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
It'll be interesting to see how much Microsoft is willing to open up in the months ahead, to work with former...
Report: Cyber crime costs Singapore an estimated S$1.25bn annually
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Report: Cyber crime costs Singapore an estimated S$1.25bn annually

June 11th, 2014 | by Jonathan Tan
Cyber crimes are costing Singapore an estimated S$1.25 billion, as crooks get smarter in activities ranging from market manipulation to cyber...
Explore the stadiums and painted streets of World Cup 2014 with Google Maps
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Explore the stadiums and painted streets of World Cup 2014 with Google Maps

June 9th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
As the kick-off to the World Cup 2014 draws near, fret not if your boss is not approving your leave to travel to Brazil and take in all that action in person. You can now explore the 12 tournament stadiums and painted streets, a...
Commentary: SingPass security issues highlight need for two-factor authentication
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Commentary: SingPass security issues highlight need for two-factor authentication

June 5th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Why SingPass hasn't been beefed up remains a mystery. As a result, it has become an easy target all these years and now users have to face up to the...
Gartner: Worldwide server revenue fell despite growth in Asia Pacific
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Gartner: Worldwide server revenue fell despite growth in Asia Pacific

May 31st, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
Enterprise tech giants made less money in the cut-throat server market globally early this year despite moving more units and witnessing modest revenue growth in the Asia Pacific region, according to research firm Gartner. While...
StarHub viewers can watch TVB dramas as they’re shown in Hong Kong
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StarHub viewers can watch TVB dramas as they’re shown in Hong Kong

May 30th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
This is a good move by StarHub to offer legit content as fast as possible and on multiple devices....
Pebble smartwatch finally arrives in Singapore, retails for S$249
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Pebble smartwatch finally arrives in Singapore, retails for S$249

May 27th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
The smartwatch’s headline feature is its e-paper screen that looks just like ink printed on...