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A new look at Techgoondu
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A new look at Techgoondu

July 28th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
As we revamp the site today, we hope the stories will continue to make a...
Will we lease everything, including a toaster oven, in future?
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Will we lease everything, including a toaster oven, in future?

July 28th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The idea of owning less, living more is appealing. But what happens when your pay-as-you-use oven or toothbrush stops...
Tata: Indonesia most active Asian nation on Twitter this World Cup
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Tata: Indonesia most active Asian nation on Twitter this World Cup

July 2nd, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
Indonesian users posted nearly 10 per cent of all World Cup-related tweets...
StarHub’s interactive set-top box now records programmes to your own hard disk
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StarHub’s interactive set-top box now records programmes to your own hard disk

June 22nd, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
Following the launch of the Samsung HD interactive set-top box in April, StarHub is now allowing its users to store recorded programmes on their own hard disks. The service is not for free however, as an additional subscription...
CommunicAsia 2014: time for telcos, industry players to unlock the content
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CommunicAsia 2014: time for telcos, industry players to unlock the content

June 19th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
They can start by delivering it as best as they can, in whatever format users...
UnoTelly offers free access for World Cup streaming
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UnoTelly offers free access for World Cup streaming

June 15th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Didn’t pay the S$112 to SingTel to watch the World Cup? Well, you can stream the matches online, and no, we’re not talking about going to pirated streaming sites. You can turn to UnoTelly, a service that lets users...
StarHub viewers can watch TVB dramas as they’re shown in Hong Kong
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StarHub viewers can watch TVB dramas as they’re shown in Hong Kong

May 30th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
This is a good move by StarHub to offer legit content as fast as possible and on multiple devices....
Commentary: SingTel not making money from World Cup? That’s good news
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Commentary: SingTel not making money from World Cup? That’s good news

April 16th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The first step is to let the pay-TV operators know it's time to stop paying so much for the...
Will StarHub’s new set-top box matter with streaming video?
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Will StarHub’s new set-top box matter with streaming video?

April 11th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Newer set-top boxes are no way to tie down customers or gain new ones in the years ahead. Rather, freeing them from these antiquated devices might do the...
Top five moments of Sochi 2014 closing ceremony, as measured by Wi-Fi traffic
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Top five moments of Sochi 2014 closing ceremony, as measured by Wi-Fi traffic

March 17th, 2014 | by Staff Writer
When tens of thousands of athletes, fans, media, officials and volunteers descended on Sochi for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games last month, the organisers faced a considerable challenge: to ensure a reliable and efficient...
World Cup 2014 to come to both SingTel and StarHub screens
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World Cup 2014 to come to both SingTel and StarHub screens

March 12th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
This time round, the rights have been secured three months ahead of the World Cup, unlike the last-minute scramble four years ago. And now, you can watch on either set-top...
Getting started on cloud CRM
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Getting started on cloud CRM

February 6th, 2014 | by Staff Writer
Brought to you by Fuji Xerox To many small organisations, embarking on a customer relationship management (CRM) initiative often means hefty investments in IT with uncertain returns. That has changed with cloud computing,...
Q&A: Akamai says people will watch next Olympics on watches, glasses
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Q&A: Akamai says people will watch next Olympics on watches, glasses

January 20th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Content delivery network Akamai expects people to be watching the next Olympics on not just tablets and phones but also watches and...
Jay Chou, Maroon 5 top Spotify music charts in Singapore
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Jay Chou, Maroon 5 top Spotify music charts in Singapore

December 9th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
The two "most streamed" artists of the year headed a top 10 list that included familiar names such as Pink, One Republic, Daft Punk and Justin Timberlake....
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The rise of the YouTube blogger

November 26th, 2013 | by Alvin Lai
For years, YouTube has been working with content creators to build their own YouTube channels. But it’s not just the likes of Psy who can carve out stardom beyond their home turf. Homebodies, geeks, housewives, grandmas and...
Living with Google for a day
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Living with Google for a day

November 24th, 2013 | by Alvin Lai
Unless you’re the worst kind of Luddite – unconnected, quill-wielding – you probably can’t escape using any of Google’s products and services on any given...
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Goondu review: UnoTelly

October 31st, 2013 | by Aaron Tan
Local Internet service providers MyRepublic and ViewQwest may offer DNS routing services that let you access geo-restricted content from the likes of Hulu and Netflix, but what if you are still contracted with one of the Big...
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‘The Walking Dead’ returns to Singapore on October 20

October 19th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
Cancel all your plans tomorrow night, for the premiere episode of The Walking Dead Season 4 will air across Singapore and Asia  on the FOX network, after having made its debut in the US earlier this week. But if waiting for a...
Q&A: Deezer says streaming doesn’t kill CDs and music downloads
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Q&A: Deezer says streaming doesn’t kill CDs and music downloads

October 14th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Deezer says that many music fans use its streaming service as a music discovery tool. They then still buy CDs, download music, purchase merchandise and attend gigs, it...
Getty Images bets on videos, transmedia storytelling
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Getty Images bets on videos, transmedia storytelling

October 4th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
As supporting technologies such as mobile broadband, cloud storage, and video delivery systems continue to mature and improve on streaming and download experience, the role of video in transmedia storytelling is going only to...