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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 today,...
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 Singtel...
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. Just...
The cloud at your service
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The cloud at your service

December 20th, 2014 | by Staff Writer
Brought to you by ReadySpace Managing thousands of part-time workers is no small feat at one of Singapore’s largest manpower agencies. Since 2004, TCC Group has been supplying service staff – sometimes at short notice – to...
Singapore workers spend nearly 10% of time at work on online shopping and social media
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Singapore workers spend nearly 10% of time at work on online shopping and social media

December 18th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
If you think your boss doesn’t know you shop or use Facebook at work, think again. A recent study by recruitment agency Robert Half found that Singapore employees spend an average of 9.3 per cent of their online time at work...
MH370 tops Singapore’s trending searches on Google in 2014
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MH370 tops Singapore’s trending searches on Google in 2014

December 16th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The term "MH370" was searched five times as much as the top local term - "PSI...
Cut the cord; watch TV from anywhere
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Cut the cord; watch TV from anywhere

December 15th, 2014 | by Staff Writer
Ask how you can cut the cord from old pay-TV services and open up a world of entertainment, enabled by your fast fibre broadband service at...
Singapore online stores vie for Christmas shoppers, as e-commerce booms
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Singapore online stores vie for Christmas shoppers, as e-commerce booms

December 12th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
This month, as Singapore's online shops such as Qoo10 aim to grab a share of the pie from glitzy Orchard Road shopping belt outlets, the e-commerce boom also reflects a changing of old...
NetLink Trust connects fibre broadband users too slowly, fined S$50,000
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NetLink Trust connects fibre broadband users too slowly, fined S$50,000

December 10th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
NetLink Trust has improved on the time it took to connect users up, but it still fell short of the required quality of...
M1 rolls out 300Mbps nationwide LTE-A mobile broadband service
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M1 rolls out 300Mbps nationwide LTE-A mobile broadband service

December 4th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The race for 4G+ may also have shown that operators are at least competing in terms of offering a faster lane on the cyber...
As Sitex opens its doors, Black Friday online deals prove more attractive
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As Sitex opens its doors, Black Friday online deals prove more attractive

November 29th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
If local players don't buck up, each close of the year will see more spending headed to overseas, online shops, instead of Singapore retailers and bazaars like...
Singapore government apps: SingStat gets it right, LTA not quite
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Singapore government apps: SingStat gets it right, LTA not quite

November 25th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Government agencies should only start developing apps when it provides a public utility that no private organisation is willing or able to provide, perhaps without any profit in...
Trend Micro: More targeted cyber attacks in Asia in 2015
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Trend Micro: More targeted cyber attacks in Asia in 2015

November 20th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Organisations in Asia-Pacific will face more targeted cyber attacks that steal financial, personal and classified data in 2015, warned Trend Micro...
StarHub offers cable modem link as backup in 1Gbps fibre plan
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StarHub offers cable modem link as backup in 1Gbps fibre plan

November 18th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub, left with a slightly antiquated cable modem service, is bundling it as a sort of backup link together with its first 1Gbps fibre broadband service...