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Implantable chip promises to bring sense of touch to users of prosthetic arms
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Implantable chip promises to bring sense of touch to users of prosthetic arms

May 26th, 2017 | by Staff Writer
A new chip that can be implanted in a small bundle of nerves may one day bring back the sense of touch to users of prosthetic arms and...
ofo bikes to come with GPS, 3-speed gears but require deposit
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ofo bikes to come with GPS, 3-speed gears but require deposit

May 25th, 2017 | by Desmond Koh
Bike-sharing firm ofo will start charging a S$39 deposit and have GPS tracking to answer concerns over the misuse of its bikes....
Experiencing Singapore-made virtual reality school lessons and medical training
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Experiencing Singapore-made virtual reality school lessons and medical training

May 24th, 2017 | by Desmond Koh
These applications are increasingly real-world and focused on solving real problems, and less gimmicks and proofs-of-concept of the technology platforms....
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Frequency fees waived for telcos testing out 5G services in Singapore

May 23rd, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Telecom operators testing out new 5G services in Singapore will have frequency fees waived until December 2019, as the country seeks advance the new mobile technology....
Take part in the Cybersecurity Challenge Singapore and kick start a career  in cybersecurity
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Take part in the Cybersecurity Challenge Singapore and kick start a career in cybersecurity

May 22nd, 2017 | by Staff Writer
Players will assess how vulnerable their virtual cyber defences are and respond to an online attack by analysing these incidents and investigating if any form of malware has compromised the cyber defences....
Technology changing cinematography and film production
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Technology changing cinematography and film production

May 22nd, 2017 | by Staff Writer
Technology is bringing disruption and opportunity to the world of cinematography and film production....
A step-up on cyber security, as threats intensify
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A step-up on cyber security, as threats intensify

May 21st, 2017 | by Staff Writer
As cyber threats become increasingly sophisticated and coordinated, they are forcing governments and companies to turn to more proactive defences to protect the vital data and services delivered online....
Smart cities pave the way for urban living
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Smart cities pave the way for urban living

May 21st, 2017 | by Staff Writer
No longer a novelty like a few years ago, smart technologies are now crucial to helping a city attract talent, create jobs and improve the quality of life for citizens....
Apple apps to support Global Accessibility Awareness Day
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Apple apps to support Global Accessibility Awareness Day

May 18th, 2017 | by Grace Chng
To mark Global Accessibility Awareness Day on May 18th, Apple launched its Designed for Everyone campaign with short astonishing videos of seven people who are using its accessible technology in their everyday lives....
Five ways to avoid being an easy victim of ransomware
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Five ways to avoid being an easy victim of ransomware

May 14th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
You can only try to stay safe as much as possible in a connected world and minimise the chances of being a victim....
Hewlett-Packard Enterprise to invest US$140 million in innovation programme, help Singapore startups globalise
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Hewlett-Packard Enterprise to invest US$140 million in innovation programme, help Singapore startups globalise

May 8th, 2017 | by Grace Chng
HPE chose Singapore as a regional headquarters, chief executive officer Meg Whitman said, because it is in the centre of the Asia-Pacific region, the company’s fastest growth area....
In Singapore, angst and impatience with tech startups that don’t succeed fast
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In Singapore, angst and impatience with tech startups that don’t succeed fast

May 8th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
For Singapore, the temptation is to measure success by the number of exits and money in the system. It has to learn that innovation takes time....
Apply for loans, credit cards without keying in personal details online
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Apply for loans, credit cards without keying in personal details online

May 4th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
The next time you sign up for a credit card in Singapore, you may not need to key in those boring details like NRIC number and submit documents to verify your income....
Threat of ransomware hits home when you are a victim
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Threat of ransomware hits home when you are a victim

May 3rd, 2017 | by Grace Chng
When you are become a victim yourself, the much-reported menace of ransomware really hits home....
Google teams up with running enthusiasts to map out running routes
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Google teams up with running enthusiasts to map out running routes

April 27th, 2017 | by Nigel Chen
Google is teaming up with JustRunLah!, a group of running enthusiasts, to capture Street View imagery for running tracks along parks and nature spaces in Singapore....
StarHub outage not due to DDoS attack after all, say regulators
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StarHub outage not due to DDoS attack after all, say regulators

April 21st, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
A StarHub outage in October last year was not caused by a coordinated attack by hackers as first thought, but was down to part of the infrastructure being overloaded....
Take a tour of the National Museum, past and present, with augmented reality
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Take a tour of the National Museum, past and present, with augmented reality

April 12th, 2017 | by Desmond Koh
There is potential in the technology, and the early showcases in Singapore signal the potential for AR to be deployed in tour experiences. There can be improvements, of course....
As Singapore banks ditch physical tokens, can software options be as secure?
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As Singapore banks ditch physical tokens, can software options be as secure?

April 12th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
The question users must ask is whether this new digital token is as secure as before....
Linksys Velop Wi-Fi Mesh system promises better connectivity at home
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Linksys Velop Wi-Fi Mesh system promises better connectivity at home

April 6th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
The Velop will come in handy for many Singapore home owners, often enjoy only a fraction of the generous fibre broadband speeds because of poor Wi-Fi....
Time for government agencies to be citizen-centric in Singapore’s smart nation push
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Time for government agencies to be citizen-centric in Singapore’s smart nation push

March 29th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Perhaps only a handful out of dozens of smart nation projects will grow into truly transformative services that make a real difference. If that happens in the next three years, that would be success....
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