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Grace Chng

A seasoned writer, author and industry observer, Grace was the key tech writer for The Straits Times for more than three decades. She co-founded and edited Computer Times, later renamed Digital Life. She helmed this publication, the de facto national IT magazine, for nearly 19 years. Grace is also the editor and co-curator of Intelligent Island: The Untold Story of Singapore’s Tech Journey, a book highlighting Singapore’s ICT development.
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Nightmare CrowdStrike update: Fragile systems and the balancing act of security

The outage caused by the CrowdStrike update should catalyse a global conversation…

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On battlefields and in boardrooms, AI promises an edge in real-time data

For military commanders on the battlefield, a split-second decision can mean the…

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PDG looks to sustainable AI with Southeast Asia’s “greenest” data centre

The PDG JH1 Johor campus is poised to be Southeast Asia's greenest…

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Southeast Asia data centre boom powering the AI age with big bucks

The Southeast Asia data centre boom is driven by AI and new…

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Nvidia steps on the pedal in AI race, unveils annual GPU roadmap

Nvidia has unveiled an accelerated GPU roadmap, in a shift to a yearly…

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Subaru forges ahead in AI-powered driver assistance

Subaru aims to help drivers reduce or avoid collisions through a sophisticated…

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Dell unveils AI Factory to hasten enterprises’ move into AI era

Dell has unveiled AI Factory, a suite of technologies to drive AI deployment…

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Apple’s new iPad Pro is thinner, brighter, lighter and more powerful

At the heart of the new iPad Pro is the powerful and…

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AWS to invest S$12 billion in Singapore to drive cloud, AI adoption

Cloud giant AWS has unveiled a jaw dropping S$12 billion investment in…

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Unveiling cyber secrets to fortify digital systems at GeekCon 2024

In Singapore, the two-day GeekCon event starting May 25 will be attended…

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Ruthless scammers in Asia-Pacific run modern operations, launder money in financial systems

Instead of tattooed thugs, today's scammers set up modern business operations like…

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Singapore-based Horizon Quantum Computing seeks to make quantum software easy

Horizon Quantum Computing is building a quantum computer to test-drive software that…

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Singapore and Oracle partner to train 10,000 in AI, cloud computing

About 10,000 students and professionals will be trained in AI and other…

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Singapore enterprises lag in cybersecurity preparedness: Cisco report

Only one per cent of Singapore businesses effectively understand and are ready…

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Nvidia’s Project Gr00t: A leap forward in AI-powered robotics

Nvidia's Project Gr00t platform goes beyond basic programming, enabling robots to understand…

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First-mover Nvidia pushes AI performance with new Blackwell processor

The Nvidia Blackwell graphics chip promises 30 times more inference throughput and…

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Mid-tier Android phones get power-up with Qualcomm Snapdragon 8s Gen 3

The new Qualcomm Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 promises AI smarts, more realistic…

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AI spending to surge in Asia-Pacific as GenAI promises competitive edge: Lenovo study

Business leaders across Asia-Pacific are gearing up for an AI spending blitz,…

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Proposed law aims to keep digital backbone running in Singapore

Singapore's proposed Digital Infrastructure Act (DIA) will set up legal mandates for…

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S$500 million war chest for GPUs a signal of Singapore’s AI ambitions

Signalling its AI ambitions, the Singapore government is readying S$500 million for…

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