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SingTel, FireEye ink US$50m deal to boost cyber security in region
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SingTel, FireEye ink US$50m deal to boost cyber security in region

October 7th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Two operations centres will be set up in Singapore and Sydney - next to SingTel's network operations centres - to better monitor...
MDA proposes tougher rules, more consumer protection for pay-TV services
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MDA proposes tougher rules, more consumer protection for pay-TV services

September 25th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The new rules could give more power to TV viewers, who currently have little recourse even if a pay-TV operator changes important details such as prices or content...
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...
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SingTel’s LTE-Advanced service comes to Samsung smartphones

August 19th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Samsung's Galaxy S5 4G+, an souped up version of its popular Galaxy S5, will cost between S$0 and...
StarHub coaxial cables now open for home networking
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StarHub coaxial cables now open for home networking

August 14th, 2014 | by Staff Writer
They will offer users the fastest and most robust home networking system available...
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Commentary: Will users take up Wi-Fi with SingTel’s new mobile plans?

August 12th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
This won't be determined by speed, but by how easy it is to get...
SingTel’s 300Mbps mobile broadband service gets a Huawei boost
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SingTel’s 300Mbps mobile broadband service gets a Huawei boost

July 24th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
SingTel's promise of 300Mbps speeds obviously is in the highest theoretical range, but it does finally bring 4G closer to where it is supposed to be - a long way from previous 3G...
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...
SingTel’s Easy Mobile plans let users customise airtime, SMSes and data
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SingTel’s Easy Mobile plans let users customise airtime, SMSes and data

June 16th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
If you fancy using more data for things like Skype or WhatsApp, you can dial up your free data bundle and keep your call minutes at a minimum....
SingTel fined S$6 million for exchange outage
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SingTel fined S$6 million for exchange outage

May 6th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
It's hard to say if SingTel's punishment is "fair" but it certainly wasn't unexpected, given the severity of the...
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....
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...
SingTel launches Singapore’s first mobile data plans for seniors
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SingTel launches Singapore’s first mobile data plans for seniors

March 15th, 2014 | by Jonathan Tan
The launch comes at an opportune time, when seniors are spending more time online and on social media....
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...
SingTel users can pay for Windows Phone apps via monthly bill
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SingTel users can pay for Windows Phone apps via monthly bill

March 6th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
SingTel's smartphone subscribers can now pay for apps and other digital content that they buy over the Windows Phone store via their monthly mobile bill....
SingTel: no plans to charge consumers separately for WhatsApp
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SingTel: no plans to charge consumers separately for WhatsApp

February 28th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
SingTel has clarified that it has no plans for now to charge consumers separately for using the WhatsApp service, as well as for other so-called over-the-top services that make use of the Internet connection it...
Commentary: SingTel wants WhatsApp and Skype to pay
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Commentary: SingTel wants WhatsApp and Skype to pay

February 26th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
When people stop using their networks because of high cost or a lack of great content, telcos will have the dumbest pipe all to...
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...
SingTel’s mobile games store touts better discoverability, telco billing
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SingTel’s mobile games store touts better discoverability, telco billing

December 26th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
SingTel launched its own Android games store in Singapore last week, taking aim at subscribers without credit cards by offering convenient billing for both one-time and in-game...