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Goondu Review: Nikon Coolpix P900
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Goondu Review: Nikon Coolpix P900

August 11th, 2015 | by Wilson Wong
It's got a great zoom lens but image quality and speed are not its strong points....
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....
As Singapore’s fourth telco awaits, M1 and StarHub roll out better mobile deals
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As Singapore’s fourth telco awaits, M1 and StarHub roll out better mobile deals

July 13th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
When StarHub and M1 unveiled unexpectedly competitive deals for mobile users last Friday, you couldn't help but think they were responding to a new rival coming to town....
SingPass to be more secure for e-government services from July 5
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SingPass to be more secure for e-government services from July 5

July 2nd, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The new SingPass system promises to let users log in like they would for online banking transactions, through what is known as two-factor authentication or 2FA....
How a smart home can improve care for the elderly in Singapore
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How a smart home can improve care for the elderly in Singapore

June 9th, 2015 | by Alvin Lai
As Singapore's population greys in the years ahead, smart home technologies could emerge as a game changer to improve elderly care and provide them more independence in the years ahead....
Getting lossless streaming music in Singapore
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Getting lossless streaming music in Singapore

June 8th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Tidal HiFi or Deezer Elite for CD-quality streaming for the audiophile? We try them both out and here's what we found....
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....
What Singapore’s fourth cellphone operator can offer
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What Singapore’s fourth cellphone operator can offer

May 14th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
More generous mobile data bundles, better coverage and simpler plans are the obvious things that users want from a new entrant....
M1 to link up corporate customers to fibre broadband services directly
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M1 to link up corporate customers to fibre broadband services directly

April 27th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Their customers too won't have to wait for NetLink Trust to do its work before their connections can be turned on....
China’s Letv unveils thin-bezelled Le 1, Le 1 Pro and Le Max, out in Singapore soon
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China’s Letv unveils thin-bezelled Le 1, Le 1 Pro and Le Max, out in Singapore soon

April 15th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
China's video streaming company LeTV has released three competitively-priced and compelling phones, but the video services it has tied closely to the hardware may not be as readily available to markets outside the mainland....
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...
Why can’t I get 1Gbps on my fibre broadband at home?
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Why can’t I get 1Gbps on my fibre broadband at home?

March 27th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
What are the roadblocks in the way of you reaching top speed? Here are a few, and how to remove them....
ViewQwest rolls out 2Gbps fibre broadband, charges from S$89.95
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ViewQwest rolls out 2Gbps fibre broadband, charges from S$89.95

March 16th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
ViewQwest has come up with Singapore's first 2Gbps fibre broadband plan today, which goes from S$89.95 a month and is touted as the first such offering outside Japan....
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....
Singapore consumers warming up to e-commerce
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Singapore consumers warming up to e-commerce

February 16th, 2015 | by Desmond Koh
More Singapore consumers are warming up to e-commerce, with a fifth of them allocating up to half their monthly discretionary spending on online shopping, a new study has found. According to the study commissioned by FedEx, 61...
Singapore telcos pass 4G islandwide coverage tests
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Singapore telcos pass 4G islandwide coverage tests

February 13th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
All three cellphone operators in Singapore have outdoor areas on the island well-covered with 4G signals, according to test results released today by the government regulator....
Commentary: Singapore seeks unusual route for smart nation rollout
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Commentary: Singapore seeks unusual route for smart nation rollout

February 3rd, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
This smart nation project is not only harder to build, it is harder to sell to citizens. If they don't get it, where are the users going to come from?...
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....
Singapore to test HetNet in early 2015, promises smooth connections
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Singapore to test HetNet in early 2015, promises smooth connections

December 31st, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
First tested at MRT stations, it will enable users to hook up to the best or fastest network available, be it a 3G, 4G or even Wi-Fi connection. Speeds can go up to 1Gbps....
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"....