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Broadcasters move to video over IP for live production

May 27th, 2016 | by Staff Writer
In the new video over IP technology, broadcasters are finding more flexibility, efficiency and ease of...
A new digital wave is here
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A new digital wave is here

May 10th, 2016 | by Staff Writer
Transformative technologies such as the Internet of Things, Big Data analytics and TV Everywhere are going to change the way companies do business and how people consume media....
Hooq to bring video streaming service to Singapore
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Hooq to bring video streaming service to Singapore

April 11th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
It will be offered in Singapore eventually but with a content mix that's different from rivals such as Netflix, said its chief executive officer Peter Bithos....
Goondu review: Fitbit Blaze
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Goondu review: Fitbit Blaze

March 31st, 2016 | by Desmond Koh
The Fitbit Blaze should have included a GPS chip to provide accurate distance readouts and the exact jogging routes, without making you bring a phone....
Q&A: Singapore can make engineering interesting again
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Q&A: Singapore can make engineering interesting again

March 16th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Since Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong called for more to join the engineering field during his Silicon Valley trip last month, there has been much talk of the importance of engineering in Singapore’s push to be a smart...
House of Cards turns up on Netflix in Singapore… without the latest season
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House of Cards turns up on Netflix in Singapore… without the latest season

March 5th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The news will be tempered by the lack of the latest season for the series, which started showing in the United States yesterday...
Singtel rolls out flat-fee music streaming deal for mobile users
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Singtel rolls out flat-fee music streaming deal for mobile users

February 25th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The add-on service looks to encourage those who commute to work to explore more music instead of listening only to tracks they have downloaded onto their phones....
Singapore needs more engineers, less short-term planning
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Singapore needs more engineers, less short-term planning

February 21st, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
For the young who are heeding this call to be join the cool-again engineering field, go on. Just be sure to build up your other skills and your network at the same time....
Sony introduces saltwater- and dust- resistant Walkman
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Sony introduces saltwater- and dust- resistant Walkman

February 15th, 2016 | by Desmond Koh
Health conscious consumers with a taste for adventure now have a music player that can keep up with their lifestyle, in the saltwater- and dust-resistant WS413 Walkman from Sony....
Q&A: Pay-TV piracy a sign of frustrated consumers, says Irdeto
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Q&A: Pay-TV piracy a sign of frustrated consumers, says Irdeto

February 10th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
One reason why people pirate pay-TV content, says Irdeto vice-president for Asia-Pacific, Bengt Jonsson, is because they are frustrated....
Catch up on free TV this Lunar New Year with StarHub, Singtel, Netflix
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Catch up on free TV this Lunar New Year with StarHub, Singtel, Netflix

February 5th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
It's going to be a packed holiday for couch potatoes, no matter if you're just surfing channels or sifting through Netflix's menus....
Commentary: About time IDA and MDA merged
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Commentary: About time IDA and MDA merged

January 18th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
With the long overdue merger, the hope is that the new regulators will take a light-touch approach....
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Netflix to show on StarHub Fibre TV from Q2 2016

January 18th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
However, the service will not be available to cable TV subscribers....
Singtel throws in free Netflix subscriptions
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Singtel throws in free Netflix subscriptions

January 15th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Separately, Netflix has revealed that it would be curtailing users who unblock content meant for viewers from other countries....
Watch Korean TV dramas online for free with Viu in Singapore
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Watch Korean TV dramas online for free with Viu in Singapore

January 12th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
It promises to bring the latest telecast dramas and variety shows from four big Korean broadcasters - SBS, KBS, MBC and CJ E&M....
Despite hiccups, Netflix launch in Singapore can reshape pay-TV market
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Despite hiccups, Netflix launch in Singapore can reshape pay-TV market

January 8th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Once people get used to video streaming, watching things as and when they want, there will be no going back to linear TV, outdated set-top boxes and pay-TV packages....
Netflix out in Singapore now, costs from S$10.98 a month
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Netflix out in Singapore now, costs from S$10.98 a month

January 7th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Netflix is finally out in Singapore, along with 130 new markets, but here it won't offer the popular House of Cards series....
Jay Chou tops S’pore Spotify chart again, Ed Sheeran makes strong appearance
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Jay Chou tops S’pore Spotify chart again, Ed Sheeran makes strong appearance

December 13th, 2015 | by Desmond Koh
King of Mandopop Jay Chou was the most popular artist on the music streaming service in Singapore, while Drake topped the global artist charts....
Subscription video streaming to dominate APAC OTT video market
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Subscription video streaming to dominate APAC OTT video market

November 24th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
The growth of subscription video on demand (SVOD) services is largely boosted by Netflix’s recent foray into the Asia-Pacific region....
Parents and children unite over fear of online strangers
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Parents and children unite over fear of online strangers

November 5th, 2015 | by Desmond Koh
The cat-and-mouse game between parents and their children over cyber safety ensues, but at least they see eye to eye when it comes to fending off online strangers....