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M1 to link up corporate customers to fibre broadband services directly
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M1 to link up corporate customers to fibre broadband services directly

April 27th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
-+*Their customers too won't have to wait for NetLink Trust to do its work before their connections can be turned...
IDA to kick off HetNet trials in third quarter
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IDA to kick off HetNet trials in third quarter

April 22nd, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
-+*Singapore will start testing a new network technology that promises seamless connections on the go in Jurong Lake District from the third quarter this year. Called Heterogeneous Network, or HetNet, the technology lets...
New, faster mobile links to change the way we live
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New, faster mobile links to change the way we live

April 22nd, 2015 | by Staff Writer
-+*As smart nation projects push out, a smooth network with the new 5G technology features could uplift lives for citizens in a country or...
In search of wearable technology’s killer app
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In search of wearable technology’s killer app

April 20th, 2015 | by Raymond Lau
-+*Unless wearable tech makers can somehow create a device that matches or surpasses the utility of our well-loved iPhones and Androids, they may never match up to their...
Building the connected enterprise
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Building the connected enterprise

April 14th, 2015 | by Staff Writer
-+*Brought to you by EnterpriseIT2015 Recent developments in technology over the last decade have made it possible for businesses to inch closer towards becoming a connected enterprise – one that is more productive, makes...
Old bugs topped list of security exploits last year
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Old bugs topped list of security exploits last year

April 13th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
-+*High profile software bugs like Heartbleed and Shellshock have caused a stir in the IT industry, but many security breaches last year took advantage of software vulnerabilities that were at least two years old. These were some...
Goondu review: D-Link DIR890L
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Goondu review: D-Link DIR890L

April 11th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
-+*Like other Wireless AC3200 offerings, the D-Link DIR890's biggest stumbling block is price - the latest technology isn't...
StarHub rolls out pay-TV service over fibre broadband
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StarHub rolls out pay-TV service over fibre broadband

April 8th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
-+*The new offering, called StarHub TV on Fibre, also gives users the flexibility of recording on one set-top box in the living room, then watching it later on another box, say, in the bedroom....
GrabTaxi opens US$100m R&D centre in Singapore
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GrabTaxi opens US$100m R&D centre in Singapore

April 8th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
-+*The new R&D centre will be headed by Wei Zhu, the company's chief technology officer and former head of a Facebook engineering...
A connected world to revolutionise lifestyles, enterprises, cities
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A connected world to revolutionise lifestyles, enterprises, cities

April 6th, 2015 | by Staff Writer
-+*Brought to you by CommunicAsia2015 At home, in the office and on the go, an orchestra of smart devices connected to a new Internet of Things is set to radically change the way people live in Asia-Pacific. Whether they are...
Goondu review: Linksys EA9200 router
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Goondu review: Linksys EA9200 router

April 4th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
-+*The EA9200, and many routers of its class today, is worth upgrading to for its better routing performance. That's what makes the biggest...
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...