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Catch up on free TV this Lunar New Year with StarHub, Singtel, Netflix
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Catch up on free TV this Lunar New Year with StarHub, Singtel, Netflix

February 5th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
It's going to be a packed holiday for couch potatoes, no matter if you're just surfing channels or sifting through Netflix's...
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Netflix to show on StarHub Fibre TV from Q2 2016

January 18th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
However, the service will not be available to cable TV...
Singtel throws in free Netflix subscriptions
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Singtel throws in free Netflix subscriptions

January 15th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Separately, Netflix has revealed that it would be curtailing users who unblock content meant for viewers from other...
Watch Korean TV dramas online for free with Viu in Singapore
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Watch Korean TV dramas online for free with Viu in Singapore

January 12th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
It promises to bring the latest telecast dramas and variety shows from four big Korean broadcasters - SBS, KBS, MBC and CJ...
Despite hiccups, Netflix launch in Singapore can reshape pay-TV market
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Despite hiccups, Netflix launch in Singapore can reshape pay-TV market

January 8th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Once people get used to video streaming, watching things as and when they want, there will be no going back to linear TV, outdated set-top boxes and pay-TV...
Netflix out in Singapore now, costs from S$10.98 a month
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Netflix out in Singapore now, costs from S$10.98 a month

January 7th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Netflix is finally out in Singapore, along with 130 new markets, but here it won't offer the popular House of Cards...
Subscription video streaming to dominate APAC OTT video market
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Subscription video streaming to dominate APAC OTT video market

November 24th, 2015 | by Aaron Tan
The growth of subscription video on demand (SVOD) services is largely boosted by Netflix’s recent foray into the Asia-Pacific region....
Netflix Singapore to cost similiar to US, but catalog will vary
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Netflix Singapore to cost similiar to US, but catalog will vary

October 27th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Prices for Netflix in Singapore will be similar to what users are paying for the streaming video service in the United States, which starts from US$7.99 (S$11.15) a...
With technology mature, smart TVs help viewers discover new content
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With technology mature, smart TVs help viewers discover new content

October 26th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
Who knows, a show could even be crowdfunded on the TV and delivered directly to the viewer in...
Is it time to cut the cord as Netflix comes to Singapore in early 2016?
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Is it time to cut the cord as Netflix comes to Singapore in early 2016?

September 9th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The increased competition means that more people could be encouraged to cut the cord with traditional pay-TV...
ViewQwest brings 4K streaming box to Singapore as it opens up VPN service
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ViewQwest brings 4K streaming box to Singapore as it opens up VPN service

August 30th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The new box will be welcome by folks who have liked ViewQwest's VPN service but not the company's more costly broadband...
Facing online rivals, StarHub opens up its video streaming service
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Facing online rivals, StarHub opens up its video streaming service

August 12th, 2015 | by Alfred Siew
The online streaming service is StarHub's latest bid to win back "cord cutters" who have turned to video streaming services such as Netflix or...
Goondu review: WD TV Media Player
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Goondu review: WD TV Media Player

October 22nd, 2014 | by Aaron Tan
Cord cutters, a term that refers to folks who trade their cable TV subscriptions for online video services, would typically use a media player to stream content from a home server or an Internet TV service such...
Five ways technology and media can improve in 2014
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Five ways technology and media can improve in 2014

December 31st, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
There are so many ways to look back at some of the technology and media news headlines in 2013, but perhaps the most practical one is to see how things can improve in the new year. From the controversial last-minute changes to...
MyRepublic unveils VPN-like service for video streaming
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MyRepublic unveils VPN-like service for video streaming

March 2nd, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
Unlike a traditional VPN, Teleport will provide redirection only for pre-approved...
Commentary: where is the content in all these smart TVs and phones?
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Commentary: where is the content in all these smart TVs and phones?

January 13th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Good content is all that's keeping people paying for set-top box rental and often overpriced local TV prices. A better way to deliver video already exists, and all it takes is for content creators to move...
Goondu DIY: Watching Netflix and Hulu in Singapore
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Goondu DIY: Watching Netflix and Hulu in Singapore

September 17th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Many broadband users in Singapore are hooking up to these services even though they are only available to folks in the US. It's simple: you just trick them into believing that you're in the...
ViewQwest launches fibre service that lets users view US TV programmes
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ViewQwest launches fibre service that lets users view US TV programmes

May 3rd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Internet service provider ViewQwest is offering its fibre broadband services with a low-cost VPN (virtual private networking) option that enables Singapore users to easily connect to these US-based video services like Hulu and...