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Gartner: Over 500 smart devices per home by 2022
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Gartner: Over 500 smart devices per home by 2022

September 13th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
As it becomes cheaper to fit sensors to consumer products, the number of smart devices in a typical home in developed countries could grow to over 500 by 2022, according to a new report by Gartner. This growth will take place...
1Gbps broadband may be common in Singapore after M1 slashes prices
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1Gbps broadband may be common in Singapore after M1 slashes prices

September 12th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Further cuts from rival telecom operators could make the mind-bogglingly fast speeds commonplace in Singapore...
Cheaper mobile roaming for Singapore and Brunei users
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Cheaper mobile roaming for Singapore and Brunei users

September 10th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Mobile phone users in Singapore and Brunei will get to call, SMS and go online more cheaply when they travel to either country from January 1, 2015, after an agreement was reached to cut such international roaming...
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Experts: regulation needed to secure Internet of Things

September 9th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
In a rush to deploy more wearable devices and sensors, manufacturers are neglecting the security threats facing an emerging Internet of Things that is largely...
Comparing advertised and real speeds on fibre broadband
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Comparing advertised and real speeds on fibre broadband

September 5th, 2014 | by Staff Writer
A few quick tests will let you know whether the top speed you see on a brochure actually applies in real life....
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Parallels: Small and medium Singapore businesses to spend S$520 million on cloud in 2014

September 3rd, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The biggest chunk of this S$520 million will be spent on infrastructure as a...
Commentary: how Instagram Hyperlapse can promote affordable indie filmmaking
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Commentary: how Instagram Hyperlapse can promote affordable indie filmmaking

August 29th, 2014 | by Jonathan Tan
Ultimately, story is still king when it comes to making a good film. But it sure helps to be able to express it professionally without breaking the...
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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...