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1Gbps broadband may be common in Singapore after M1 slashes prices
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1Gbps broadband may be common in Singapore after M1 slashes prices

September 12th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Further cuts from rival telecom operators could make the mind-bogglingly fast speeds commonplace in Singapore...
Commentary: Singapore’s tech fairs are losing their shine
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Commentary: Singapore’s tech fairs are losing their shine

August 30th, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
The absence of the Big Three telcos at this year’s Comex show may be a sign that Singapore’s mega tech fairs are starting to lose their shine. On the surface, things might not seem that way. Last year, at least...
Nokia serves up Lumia 530 as affordable smartphone alternative
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Nokia serves up Lumia 530 as affordable smartphone alternative

August 22nd, 2014 | by Loke Hon Chyte
Xiaomi and Asus may have dominated the news for their low-cost smartphone offerings in Singapore, but here comes Nokia with a Windows Phone...
M1 unveils 10Gbps fibre broadband for Singapore businesses
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M1 unveils 10Gbps fibre broadband for Singapore businesses

May 5th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
It signals the smallest of Singapore's Big Three operators' intention to muscle into an increasingly competitive corporate...
Singapore telcos told: no 4G add-on fee for users on contract
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Singapore telcos told: no 4G add-on fee for users on contract

April 24th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
As StarHub has learnt, it may not be so smart to take the lead in raising...
Commentary: StarHub starts charging for 4G
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Commentary: StarHub starts charging for 4G

April 17th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
It's not that consumers are daft, for not reading the fine print. They just don't expect the cellphone market to be less competitive over time....
M1 offers fixed IP add-on for home broadband users for S$2 a month
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M1 offers fixed IP add-on for home broadband users for S$2 a month

March 27th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
M1 is offering a fixed IP address for just S$2 a month, enabling users to run their own servers and share files even more easily than...
Commentary: M1 to appoint independent expert to review mobile network
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Commentary: M1 to appoint independent expert to review mobile network

February 11th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
While nobody can guarantee a network will never fail, what M1 will have to show now to customers is a period of sustained...
M1 CEO says sorry for outage, draws more flak
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M1 CEO says sorry for outage, draws more flak

February 6th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
With pressure mounting, it doesn't look like M1 will be waving off concerns about its network quality after the latest disruption to...
M1 voice and SMS services restored after disruption
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M1 voice and SMS services restored after disruption

February 4th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
While the IDA can only keep meting out heavy fines to repeat offenders, the ultimate punishment that the "orange" operator will get is frustrated customers switching to its "red" and "green"...
M1 fined for poor mobile coverage, SingTel and StarHub pass tests
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M1 fined for poor mobile coverage, SingTel and StarHub pass tests

January 24th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
While SingTel and StarHub users will be happy that the two operators passed, M1 subscribers may start asking why the "orange" operator is once again the worst...
Record S$1.5m fine for M1 for Singapore’s worst mobile service disruption
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Record S$1.5m fine for M1 for Singapore’s worst mobile service disruption

October 3rd, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
In causing an outage that lasted several days, the telco had not fulfilled its obligation to provide resilient mobile telephone services, said the government regulator today, as it meted out the country's heaviest punishment to...
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Potential OpenNet sale draws flak from SingTel rivals

September 25th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
At the heart of the matter is whether this competition, which finally shook up the market after years of stagnation, can continue if the sale is approved by the Infocomm Development...
M1 beefs up Internet TV service with MiBox
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M1 beefs up Internet TV service with MiBox

August 2nd, 2013 | by Zen Soo
On offer are some 18,000 video-on-demand titles, 116 TV channels, 1,200 e-books and its own app store which boasts 370...
Big Three telcos get more bandwidth to deploy 4G in Singapore
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Big Three telcos get more bandwidth to deploy 4G in Singapore

June 28th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Whether this will translate to better services, of course, still depends on how well telcos run their networks and take advantage of the additional...
Goondu guide to fibre broadband operators in Singapore
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Goondu guide to fibre broadband operators in Singapore

June 9th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Just what do each one have in store? A look at what they offer at PC Show will give you some...
M1 starts offering IPv6 addresses for home broadband users
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M1 starts offering IPv6 addresses for home broadband users

May 28th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
M1 has become the latest service provider in Singapore to give home broadband users IPv6 Internet addresses, as part of a long-term plan to ensure that they can connect to websites moving to a new addressing system in...
M1 3G users can soon connect via femtocells while indoors
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M1 3G users can soon connect via femtocells while indoors

May 22nd, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
In essence, this offloads the traffic from the often congested cellphone networks to much faster, and often under-used fixed line networks....
Fibre optic ports to be standard in new Singapore homes
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Fibre optic ports to be standard in new Singapore homes

April 18th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
This means home owners won't have to arrange for their property to be wired up separately by national contractor Opennet, the source of irritation for many new fibre broadband...
M1 rolls out first prepaid 4G data service in Singapore
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M1 rolls out first prepaid 4G data service in Singapore

March 26th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
An S$18 micro- or nano-SIM card provides up to 1GB of data for a...