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Singtel warned for social media campaign to bad-mouth rivals
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Singtel warned for social media campaign to bad-mouth rivals

May 18th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
But the IDA stopped short of making the errant telecom operator pay a hefty fine for practices which ran counter to the usual competitive tactics allowed in the...
After viral video, keyboard demonstrator hopes to improve Creative’s fortunes
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After viral video, keyboard demonstrator hopes to improve Creative’s fortunes

May 18th, 2015 | by Raymond Lau
Paul Seow, the famous "Asian guy" demonstrating a Creative music keyboard in a popular and quirky sales video, hopes his company regains some of its magic from its...
iflix to stream videos from major US content partners
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iflix to stream videos from major US content partners

May 12th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Unfortunately, they won't be available to Singapore viewers for...
The future of TV
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The future of TV

May 5th, 2015 | by Staff Writer
Brought to you by BroadcastAsia2015 When HBO announced its plans for HBO Now, a standalone video streaming service that does not require subscribers to sign up for a cable TV service, it raised a few eyebrows among industry...
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....
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...
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...
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...
New facility to bolster Singapore’s start-up scene
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New facility to bolster Singapore’s start-up scene

February 11th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
A new start-up facility will bring together tech investors, incubators and entrepreneurs under one roof, as part of efforts by the government to boost the startup scene in Singapore. Spearheaded by Infocomm Investments Pte Ltd...
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...
With InstantTV, Singapore startup wants to be global platform for linear TV
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With InstantTV, Singapore startup wants to be global platform for linear TV

January 3rd, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
Watching free-to-air channels while you are on the move has just become easier with InstantTV, a mobile app developed by the folks behind RecordTV, an online TV recording service. Launched late last year, InstantTV offers a...
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...
Holiday 2014 Gift Guide: five gadget gifts for music lovers
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Holiday 2014 Gift Guide: five gadget gifts for music lovers

December 5th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
What would the holidays be like without music to get you into the festive mood? We’re not big fans of Christmas songs, but we do love our Coldplay, Bruno Mars and Adele numbers on the holiday playlist. If you are looking for...
The music industry is in peril? We’ve heard that before
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The music industry is in peril? We’ve heard that before

November 8th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
By trying to put the genie back in the bottle, the music industry is resisting change as it has done many times in the...
4K streaming is here, get ready for it
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4K streaming is here, get ready for it

November 6th, 2014 | by Staff Writer
Here are a few pointers to getting 4K streaming over the Net in...
Goondu review: WD TV Media Player
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Goondu review: WD TV Media Player

October 22nd, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
Cord cutters, a term that refers to folks who trade their cable TV subscriptions for online video services, would typically use a media player to stream content from a home server or an Internet TV service such...
MDA proposes tougher rules, more consumer protection for pay-TV services
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MDA proposes tougher rules, more consumer protection for pay-TV services

September 25th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The new rules could give more power to TV viewers, who currently have little recourse even if a pay-TV operator changes important details such as prices or content...
Property salesperson to be charged for unsolicited telemarketing messages
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Property salesperson to be charged for unsolicited telemarketing messages

September 22nd, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The accused allegedly sent unsolicited advertisements of property developments to people who had already asked to be excluded from such...
Hands-on: Google Cardboard
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Hands-on: Google Cardboard

September 11th, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
With Facebook’s acquisition of Oculus Rift for US$2 billion and Samsung surprising the tech world with a VR headset, you know something is brewing in virtual...