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Why can’t I get 1Gbps on my fibre broadband at home?
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Why can’t I get 1Gbps on my fibre broadband at home?

March 27th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
-+*What are the roadblocks in the way of you reaching top speed? Here are a few, and how to remove...
ViewQwest rolls out 2Gbps fibre broadband, charges from S$89.95
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ViewQwest rolls out 2Gbps fibre broadband, charges from S$89.95

March 16th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
-+*ViewQwest has come up with Singapore's first 2Gbps fibre broadband plan today, which goes from S$89.95 a month and is touted as the first such offering outside...
One Direction’s concert sets Twitter record for Singapore-based event
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One Direction’s concert sets Twitter record for Singapore-based event

March 12th, 2015 | by Desmond Koh
-+*It set the record for the highest number of Tweets related to a Singapore-based...
Google Street View extended to the Amazon rainforest
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Google Street View extended to the Amazon rainforest

March 5th, 2015 | by Desmond Koh
-+*Google is bringing the wonders of the Amazon to a larger audience with a new set of Street View images of the world's largest tropical...
Commentary: IDA proposes “light touch” approach to local peering in Singapore
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Commentary: IDA proposes “light touch” approach to local peering in Singapore

March 2nd, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
-+*The IDA, in adopting a "light touch" approach now, could be handing the big boys an unfair advantage in the years ahead and stunting the growth of truly speedy connections among...
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...
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...
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...
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....