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ViewQwest brings 4K streaming box to Singapore as it opens up VPN service
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ViewQwest brings 4K streaming box to Singapore as it opens up VPN service

August 30th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The new box will be welcome by folks who have liked ViewQwest's VPN service but not the company's more costly broadband offerings....
Asian indie film aggregator Viddsee now also on Android
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Asian indie film aggregator Viddsee now also on Android

August 22nd, 2015 | by Desmond Koh
Viddsee, a Singaporean video site featuring quality works by independent filmmakers from the region, has expanded its mobile presence with the launch of its Android app....
Singapore looks to Big Data, immersive media with infocomm media masterplan
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Singapore looks to Big Data, immersive media with infocomm media masterplan

August 18th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Who knows how things will pan out in the next five years, never mind 10 years? Facebook is only 11 years old. Apple only launched its iPhone eight years ago....
Facing online rivals, StarHub opens up its video streaming service
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Facing online rivals, StarHub opens up its video streaming service

August 12th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The online streaming service is StarHub's latest bid to win back "cord cutters" who have turned to video streaming services such as Netflix or Hulu....
Listen to 50 years of Singapore music in 50 songs
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Listen to 50 years of Singapore music in 50 songs

August 6th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Music streaming service Deezer has dug up 50 made-in-Singapore tracks from 50 artists across 50 years, and made them free to listen to in the latest SG50 celebratory treat....
Champions League to be shown on both Singtel and StarHub
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Champions League to be shown on both Singtel and StarHub

August 6th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Fans won't be forced to sign up for one pay-TV operator to watch the matches, usually shown in the wee hours of the night....
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 country....
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 heydays....
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 now....
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 event....
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 users....
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 openly....
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 Singapore"....
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...