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Frontier Digital Ventures listed on Australian Stock Exchange
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Frontier Digital Ventures listed on Australian Stock Exchange

August 29th, 2016 | by Grace Chng
Entrepreneur Patrick Grove has listed a new startup called Frontier Digital Ventures on the Australian Stock Exchange after launching other successful online...
Banning, curtailing VPN could set unwanted precedent for Singapore
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Banning, curtailing VPN could set unwanted precedent for Singapore

August 26th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
At the heart of the issue is whether people who use VPN to watch videos meant for overseas markets are deemed to be infringing the copyright of content owners....
M1 to roll out IoT network, deploys HetNet at busy sites
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M1 to roll out IoT network, deploys HetNet at busy sites

August 19th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
M1 is set to scale up its wireless coverage in Singapore in the next year with an initial S$50 million investment in a heterogeneous network (HetNet) that boosts speeds to more than 1Gbps and a separate one aimed at sensors,...
StarHub brings back generous mobile data plans – with a catch
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StarHub brings back generous mobile data plans – with a catch

August 18th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub today launched four sharply priced smartphone plans with generous data bundles starting from 12GB all the way to 24GB, the latest sign of more intense competition as Singapore readies for a possible fourth telecom...
M1 offers live English Premier League add-on with fibre broadband
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M1 offers live English Premier League add-on with fibre broadband

August 12th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Just days before the English Premier League is set to kick off, M1 has come up with a fibre broadband bundle that lets its customers watch selected live matches for about S$6 more a month....
Singtel, Grab among companies tapping on Pokemon craze in Singapore
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Singtel, Grab among companies tapping on Pokemon craze in Singapore

August 10th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
companies in Singapore are fast latching onto the latest craze for the Pokemon Go game, by providing "lures" to draw in the much-sought after creatures and even putting out a map to help people identify where they might be on the...
Hands-on: BMW self-driving concept car available for viewing in Singapore
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Hands-on: BMW self-driving concept car available for viewing in Singapore

August 7th, 2016 | by Desmond Koh
BMW has brought their vision of a self-driving vehicle to Singapore in its BMW i Vision Future Interaction Concept Car....
Habitap app links up smart homes at Singapore condo
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Habitap app links up smart homes at Singapore condo

July 28th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Residents of the Corals at Keppel Bay condominium in Singapore will be able to control their air conditioning, set the lighting according to their mood and even send details of visiting guests to the guard house with an...
How can the Singapore government monitor Pokemon Go?
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How can the Singapore government monitor Pokemon Go?

July 25th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The first reaction when you hear that the Singapore government wants to monitor the impact of Pokemon Go here is probably incredulity. Or, what the heck!...
Q&A: Cloud will appeal to Asia’s SMBs despite issues, says GoDaddy
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Q&A: Cloud will appeal to Asia’s SMBs despite issues, says GoDaddy

July 19th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Despite being a well-connected country, Singapore has many SMBs that don't even have a website. That's changing, GoDaddy says, as more turn to the cloud....
New Star Trek TV series arrives on Netflix in 2017
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New Star Trek TV series arrives on Netflix in 2017

July 19th, 2016 | by Alvin Lai
A big plus for Netflix users who are Trekkies, the new series will be available globally within 24 hours of its United States premiere....
Costly Linksys EA9500 router promises better wireless links in Singapore homes
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Costly Linksys EA9500 router promises better wireless links in Singapore homes

July 14th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The Linksys EA9500 promises to hook up more devices - particularly mobile devices - more efficiently at home for video streaming and gaming, for example....
Free mobile data, calls on National Day this year
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Free mobile data, calls on National Day this year

July 12th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
With less than a month to go before National Day, Singapore's Big Three telecom operators have rolled out their traditional freebies for the festive period....
Out in Singapore today, Android Pay lets more users tap and pay with a phone
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Out in Singapore today, Android Pay lets more users tap and pay with a phone

June 28th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
There's yet another way to pay with your phone today with the launch of Google's much-talked about Android Pay service in Singapore...
Q&A: Visa’s Ooi Huey Tyng expects swift takeup of mobile wallets in Singapore
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Q&A: Visa’s Ooi Huey Tyng expects swift takeup of mobile wallets in Singapore

June 23rd, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Mobile wallets will take off swiftly in Singapore, because users are already familiar with the phone as an integral part of life, says Visa....
Why Singtel’s voice over Wi-Fi service could make a difference
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Why Singtel’s voice over Wi-Fi service could make a difference

June 23rd, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Singtel mobile users will be able to make calls over Wi-Fi from August, especially at places such as high-rise buildings above 20 storeys and in basement carparks, where cellphone signals are typically weak....
New Radiohead album, a Moon Shaped Pool, out on Spotify
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New Radiohead album, a Moon Shaped Pool, out on Spotify

June 18th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Three years after calling Spotify "the last desperate fart of a dying corpse", Thom Yorke is seeing the latest Radiohead album appear on the music streaming service he seemed to have hated so much....
Blocking the Internet isn’t the only – or best – way to combat cyber threats
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Blocking the Internet isn’t the only – or best – way to combat cyber threats

June 9th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Is there an alternative to blocking out the Internet on thousands of computers used by public servants in the name of security? Here are a few suggestions....
Puzzling to cut Internet access from public servants in Singapore
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Puzzling to cut Internet access from public servants in Singapore

June 8th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The focus has to be finding a balance between information access and cyber security. Thus the move to cut off public servants from the Net is puzzling....
Construction time again, as telcos go “digital” to engage customers
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Construction time again, as telcos go “digital” to engage customers

June 3rd, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Despite the argument, fashionable in previous years, that technology doesn't matter anymore, the opposite is true. More than before, it is integral to operations, from marketing to customer service....