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Hands on: Sony Xperia Touch is cute but costly
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Hands on: Sony Xperia Touch is cute but costly

August 4th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
You sense that the Xperia Touch is a cool device seeking a compelling use for the price it's asking for. If it's part of a rejuvenated Sony, then it's good to...
Watch StarHub standalone cable TV channels without paying for a basic tier
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Watch StarHub standalone cable TV channels without paying for a basic tier

July 13th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub pay-TV subscribers can now buy a package of blockbuster movie hits, Chinese drama series and other niche programmes without having to subscribe to a basic tier of shows that they don't...
High bandwidth, low latency from 5G promise virtual reality experiences
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High bandwidth, low latency from 5G promise virtual reality experiences

July 2nd, 2017 | by Desmond Koh
The bandwidth and low latency that 5G offers make it possible for people to not just view but touch objects that are thousands of miles away through new virtual...
Netflix starts streaming with Dolby Atmos – only on Xbox and LG TVs for now
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Netflix starts streaming with Dolby Atmos – only on Xbox and LG TVs for now

June 30th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Netflix is starting to stream its shows in Dolby Atmos, the latest surround sound format that promises more immersive...
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...
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...
While virtual reality develops, 360 video already brings new online experiences
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While virtual reality develops, 360 video already brings new online experiences

February 1st, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Just as YouTube moved from grainy videos in the early days to 4K clips today, 360 video ready looks ready to offer new immersive...
Download Netflix shows onto an SD card and binge during Chinese New Year
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Download Netflix shows onto an SD card and binge during Chinese New Year

January 27th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Netflix now lets you save your favourite movies onto an SD card that is plugged into your phone or tablet, enabling you to save as many shows as you...
The best from CES 2017 that could chart the course this year
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The best from CES 2017 that could chart the course this year

January 9th, 2017 | by Desmond Koh
In CES 2017, the wider choice in OLED TVs is a sign of what's to come, plus a phone sporting the latest augmented reality features and even a whimsical projector for gamers from...
Netflix finally lets users download videos to watch offline
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Netflix finally lets users download videos to watch offline

December 1st, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Netflix users can now download their favourite shows onto their mobile devices and watch them while they are on a plane or where they cannot get access to the...
Hooq launches in Singapore, takes on Netflix with cheaper offering
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Hooq launches in Singapore, takes on Netflix with cheaper offering

November 25th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Hooq boasts a eclectic lineup that brings together Bollywood shows and Hollywood exclusives such as the Supergirl TV series....
US presidential election generated record online traffic: Akamai
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US presidential election generated record online traffic: Akamai

November 10th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
More than three million online viewers watching the presidential election in the United States yesterday generated a record amount of live video streaming, according to...
Singtel offers home automation with new SmartHome service
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Singtel offers home automation with new SmartHome service

October 17th, 2016 | by Desmond Koh
Singtel SmartHome promises to watch users' homes for intruders, while helping them control the lights, air-conditioning and appliances remotely through one...
More than one episode needed to get Netflix users hooked on a series
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More than one episode needed to get Netflix users hooked on a series

September 22nd, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Couch potatoes always took more than the first episode of a series to convert from a casual to committed viewer, according to a study by...
Hands on: Halcyon – an experiential drama powered by virtual reality
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Hands on: Halcyon – an experiential drama powered by virtual reality

September 15th, 2016 | by Desmond Koh
In Halcyon, you can look around the residence of a victim through a Samsung Gear VR, and pick things up and trigger dialogue between the...
M1 offers live English Premier League add-on with fibre broadband
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M1 offers live English Premier League add-on with fibre broadband

August 12th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Just days before the English Premier League is set to kick off, M1 has come up with a fibre broadband bundle that lets its customers watch selected live matches for about S$6 more a...
New Star Trek TV series arrives on Netflix in 2017
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New Star Trek TV series arrives on Netflix in 2017

July 19th, 2016 | by Alvin Lai
A big plus for Netflix users who are Trekkies, the new series will be available globally within 24 hours of its United States...
Gilmore Girls debuts in HD glory on Netflix
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Gilmore Girls debuts in HD glory on Netflix

July 5th, 2016 | by Alvin Lai
For the first time, it's in high definition. The show was never made available on Blu-ray, nor offered on any digital streaming service till...
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Meet the media at CommunicAsia 2016

May 30th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Hear from the folks who have a front-row seat of what's happening in Asia-Pacific, as they discuss the latest trends and issues in infocomm technologies at CommunicAsia this...
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Broadcasters move to video over IP for live production

May 27th, 2016 | by Staff Writer
In the new video over IP technology, broadcasters are finding more flexibility, efficiency and ease of...
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