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Commentary: IDA proposes “light touch” approach to local peering in Singapore
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Commentary: IDA proposes “light touch” approach to local peering in Singapore

March 2nd, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
*+-The IDA, in adopting a "light touch" approach now, could be handing the big boys an unfair advantage in the years ahead and stunting the growth of truly speedy connections among...
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...
Singtel on target to have nationwide 4G+ coverage in March
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Singtel on target to have nationwide 4G+ coverage in March

February 11th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Singtel is on target to provide nationwide coverage for 4G+ or LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) mobile broadband services by next...
Singtel to test 5G technologies with Ericsson in Asia-Pacific
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Singtel to test 5G technologies with Ericsson in Asia-Pacific

January 27th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Actual consumer trials could start closer to 2020, when commercial equipment become...
With rebranding, Singtel hopes to shed old, unfriendly image
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With rebranding, Singtel hopes to shed old, unfriendly image

January 23rd, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
*+-Singtel may say it's here to make every day better, but it's certainly not having a good day after launching its new...
Alcatel Onetouch Pop into Singapore with slew of promotions
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Alcatel Onetouch Pop into Singapore with slew of promotions

November 22nd, 2014 | by Desmond Koh
*+-Alcatel Onetouch joins a growing list of Chinese brands looking to gain a foothold in the burgeoning mid-range value smartphone...
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....