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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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AI will change online commerce: Accenture

Bots and shopping assistants that know a consumer's tastes and budgets will…

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Through overseas internships, NUS students get real-world experience to bolster entrepreneurial ambitions

Students in the NUS Overseas Colleges (NOC) programme get internships for real-world…

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AI can be used to quickly create new projects in philanthropy, health and climate change

H20.ai has used AI to help bring oxygen concentrators to India during…

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Two students among award winners for using digital technology for good in Singapore

Two students who used digital technologies to improve their communities were recognised…

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Equinix invests extra US$86 million in fifth Singapore data centre, more than doubles server space

To support demand for digital infrastructure services, Equinix has invested another US$86…

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SAP invests S$250 million in Singapore engineering lab, to add 500 digital professionals by 2025

SAP is investing S$250 million in a Singapore lab to develop AI,…

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Gender awareness has increased in Singapore tech industry but action is needed to break unconscious bias

In Singapore, the awareness of diversity and inclusion for the technology industry…

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Apple unveils Mac Studio, promising top-end performance with M1 Ultra chip

The Apple Mac Studio is powered by a custom-designed M1 Ultra chip,…

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Talent shortage can hold up Singapore’s move to the cloud, say experts

A talent shortage in Singapore can slow down the deployment of cloud…

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Q&A: The metaverse will be a photorealistic 3D world, says Jon Lee of Vizzio Technologies

The metaverse will be a realistic representation of a parallel virtual universe,…

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Phishing, attacks on cloud entities and ransomware bring new cybersecurity challenges this year

Phishing, cloud attacks and ransomware will bring new challenges in 2022, as…

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Nvidia announces free Omniverse digital tools for 3D creators

Nvidia is giving away a free version of Omniverse, its real-time 3D…

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Binance to cease trades in Singapore, focus on blockchain innovation

Binance will cease trades on its cryptocurrency in Singapore but it will…

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Two months with the iPhone 13 Pro, a sleek phone with a stellar camera

The iPhone 13 Pro could be a well sought after Christmas gift…

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Strategies for the brave new hybrid workplace

Leadership, structure and culture as the three key areas organisations must prioritise…

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Coinhako gets in-principle approval to provide digital payment token services in Singapore

Coinhako, the Singapore startup, is the first local non-bank crypto exchange to…

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Nvidia stakes claim in a future where physical and digital worlds collide

Staking its claim in a hybrid world, Nvidia unveiled its Omniverse suite…

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Southeast Asia e-commerce accelerating to become a US$1 trillion Internet economy by 2030

The Southeast Asia Internet economy is booming despite and because of the…

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New chips boost performance for Apple’s redesigned MacBook Pro notebooks

Apple's two new MacBook Pro models promise more performance with the in-house designed…

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