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Improved data roaming deals for Singapore users, as competition heats up
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Improved data roaming deals for Singapore users, as competition heats up

September 1st, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Singapore telecom operators have of late been sweetening the deal for frequent travellers who want to keep checking their mail or updating their Facebook status on their phones while overseas....
Facing online rivals, StarHub opens up its video streaming service
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Facing online rivals, StarHub opens up its video streaming service

August 12th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The online streaming service is StarHub's latest bid to win back "cord cutters" who have turned to video streaming services such as Netflix or Hulu....
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....
Singapore mobile operators to switch off 2G services in 2017
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Singapore mobile operators to switch off 2G services in 2017

June 15th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Existing 2G-only users can choose to continue with their current plans at no additional cost even after moving to the new networks....
StarHub rolls out pay-TV service over fibre broadband
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StarHub rolls out pay-TV service over fibre broadband

April 8th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The new offering, called StarHub TV on Fibre, also gives users the flexibility of recording on one set-top box in the living room, then watching it later on another box, say, in the bedroom....
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 users....
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....
StarHub offers cable modem link as backup in 1Gbps fibre plan
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StarHub offers cable modem link as backup in 1Gbps fibre plan

November 18th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub, left with a slightly antiquated cable modem service, is bundling it as a sort of backup link together with its first 1Gbps fibre broadband service today....
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StarHub users face intermittent issues with mobile voice services

November 12th, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
Following complaints from consumers, the telecom operator said at about 11am today that it was facing intermittent issues with its mobile voice services....
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 provided....
Watch StarHub TV programmes on the Xbox One console
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Watch StarHub TV programmes on the Xbox One console

September 2nd, 2014 | by Alfred Siew
The tie-up is significant because it opens up TV content to users who consume it through various different devices instead of the staid old set-top box....
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...
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 today...
Hands on: Lenovo ThinkPad 8 tablet
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Hands on: Lenovo ThinkPad 8 tablet

July 26th, 2014 | by Loke Hon Chyte
Priced at S$999 (3G version) and S$1,099 (LTE version), the Lenovo ThinkPad 8 is not cheap. But if you are sold on the ThinkPad's renowned build quality, this slab may be worth considering....
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 want....
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....
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 prices....
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 rights....