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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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Engineer turned up at 5:30am to collect his iPhone XS

Turning up at Singtel's Comcentre at 5:30am this morning, engineer K A…

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5G is attractive but security issues loom large, say experts

A 5G connected ecosystem will have more devices, connections and data flows…

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Symantec enhances Chennai security operations centre where the “sun never sets”

Symantec unveiled an enhanced security operations centre (SOC) in Chennai, India that…

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Business leaders must have deeper understanding of emerging technologies for digital transformation

It’s not coding they need. For digital transformation, they need to deeply…

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Canada making its imprint on global AI map

For many years, the Canadian government has poured billions of dollars to…

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Cartier Women entrepreneurs create immediate impact

Every idea from the 19 women finalists at Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards…

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Cyber defence capabilities in industrial systems ‘shockingly low’: Honeywell

There is no basic monitoring or regular risk assessments in many industrial…

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Lessons in e-commerce from Carrefour Taiwan: Start small, experiment and expand gradually

Carrefour was not sure whether Taiwanese consumers would take to online shopping…

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Solving the world’s business problems through AI

Appier has integrated its AI-powered data intelligence solution called Axion into messaging…

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SIA moves to a cloud-first strategy as part of its digital transformation

After 43 years, Singapore Airlines (SIA) shut down its mainframe in 2013,…

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Specialising in one AI industry to stay ahead of the AI curve

Singapore have to move faster if it wants to be ahead of…

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Buy GPUs to save money, says Nvidia, as it brings out AI-focused products

Nvidia rolled out a number of AI offerings to power simulations for…

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Not just a cliche, lifelong learning is even more important amid disruption

Continuous learning, lifelong learning, re-skilling. They are clichés. Yet, these concepts are…

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iOS 11.3.2 public beta has battery health feature

Earlier this week, Apple developers received the iOS 11.3 beta 2 software…

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Expect cyber attacks on supply chains: Eset

Attackers are trying to use the weakest element in the organisation’s supply…

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More needed to tackle under-representation of women in Singapore’s ICT sector

In Singapore, where people are the only resource the country has, women’s…

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A decade old now, mobile apps are disrupting financial, retail, entertainment industries

Angry Birds took a mere 35 days to reach 50 million users.…

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AI, cyber security and voice technology to continue hogging headlines in 2018

Artificial intelligence, cyber security, cloud computing, Internet of Things and edge computing…

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iOS app developers make the most money during year-end holidays

Customers spent more than US$1.1 billion between December 24 and January 3…

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10-year-old coder Yuma Sorianto wants to make apps to change the world

In Singapore yesterday, Melbourne schoolboy Yuma Soerianto was the guest coding instructor…

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