Singapore

StarHub to buy majority stake in MyRepublic broadband unit, gaining 6 per cent of market
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StarHub to buy majority stake in MyRepublic broadband unit, gaining 6 per cent of market

September 22nd, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub says it could participate in MyRepublic's public listing, expected in the "near future", and gain a presence in overseas...
5G prices in Singapore face pressure, as virtual operators ready trials
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5G prices in Singapore face pressure, as virtual operators ready trials

September 13th, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
5G prices in Singapore may already be coming under pressure as the competition in 4G threatens to carry over into 5G as...
MyRepublic data breach, the latest to hit a Singapore Internet service provider, should raise alarms
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MyRepublic data breach, the latest to hit a Singapore Internet service provider, should raise alarms

September 11th, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
These MyRepublic data breach and other recent ones are worrying enough for regulators to mandate stronger protections for personal...
Friends or foes, are these robots and AI in our midst?
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Friends or foes, are these robots and AI in our midst?

September 6th, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
As more robots are used to monitor bad social behaviour, will they be seen as the embodiment of what a "fine" city Singapore...
Find a software bug in critical government systems in Singapore and get paid
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Find a software bug in critical government systems in Singapore and get paid

August 31st, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
The Singapore government is giving up to US$150,000 to ethical hackers to find vulnerabilities in critical systems in a bug bounty...
Singtel 5G coverage expands to 2/3 of Singapore, as it shows off new uses
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Singtel 5G coverage expands to 2/3 of Singapore, as it shows off new uses

August 30th, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
Singtel has expanded its 5G coverage to two-thirds of Singapore, as it looks for new uses for its latest mobile network in the year...
Equinix opens US$144 million data centre, 5th in Singapore
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Equinix opens US$144 million data centre, 5th in Singapore

August 26th, 2021 | by Grace Chng
Equinix opened its fifth Singapore data centre at the Tanjong Kling data centre park yesterday, with sustainability high on its...
What caused the data leak at StarHub, the latest telco to get hit?
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What caused the data leak at StarHub, the latest telco to get hit?

August 10th, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
As the StarHub data leak shows, efforts to mitigate a damaging incident must be timely, transparent and useful to victims affected by...
Would Singapore get a third 5G “standalone” network?
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Would Singapore get a third 5G “standalone” network?

July 27th, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
More bandwidth is going to be made available for 5G in Singapore. How would this change things for telecom operators and...
Free StarHub set-top box rental in return for users turning in their pirate TV boxes
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Free StarHub set-top box rental in return for users turning in their pirate TV boxes

July 23rd, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub is enticing those using pirate set-top boxes in Singapore to exchange them for two years of free rental of its Android TV...
SenseTime inks two agreements to develop AI talent, opens AI innovation centre in Singapore
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SenseTime inks two agreements to develop AI talent, opens AI innovation centre in Singapore

July 19th, 2021 | by Grace Chng
Chinese AI firm SenseTime signed an agreement with the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) today in Singapore to develop AI talent...
Distributed ledger technology gets boost from Singapore government
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Distributed ledger technology gets boost from Singapore government

July 16th, 2021 | by Grace Chng
More can be expected in this new digital trust push, but a concern is whether there is enough talent to drive the agenda...
Singapore to build up digital trade links to the region, new capabilities
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Singapore to build up digital trade links to the region, new capabilities

July 14th, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
Singapore plans to build up digital trade links to the region and other capabilities as it gears up for a connected...
What kind of hub can Singapore be in a digital economy where everyone works remotely?
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What kind of hub can Singapore be in a digital economy where everyone works remotely?

July 10th, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
Singapore has always been a hub. In a digital economy that is decentralised, it can find new opportunity by overcoming its small...
Upskill at your own pace with online courses at new Techgoondu Learn portal
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Upskill at your own pace with online courses at new Techgoondu Learn portal

July 6th, 2021 | by Techgoondu
Techgoondu Learn will provide online courses that will empower entrepreneurs and mid-career professionals looking for new...
Almost 4 in 10 people in Singapore hit by cyberattacks: CSA poll
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Almost 4 in 10 people in Singapore hit by cyberattacks: CSA poll

June 28th, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
The use of two-factor authentication (2FA) has not risen much despite the growing need to beef up one's basic login...
What to expect as Singapore spends S$3.8 billion on government digitisation in 2021
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What to expect as Singapore spends S$3.8 billion on government digitisation in 2021

June 24th, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
An AI marking system for schools is one improvement to look to, as the Singapore government boosts spending in its digitalisation...
Latest Singapore mobile operator Gorilla uses blockchain to give back users unused data
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Latest Singapore mobile operator Gorilla uses blockchain to give back users unused data

June 17th, 2021 | by Grace Chng
Through blockchain technology, Gorilla Mobile users turn unused mobile data into digital tokens to offset future bills or redeem...
681 million 5G handsets to ship in 2022: ABI Research
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681 million 5G handsets to ship in 2022: ABI Research

June 2nd, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
Users will have more 5G phones to choose from, as manufacturers target the lower end of the market in 2022, according to ABI...
In Singapore reservoirs, autonomous drones take to the sky to track water quality
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In Singapore reservoirs, autonomous drones take to the sky to track water quality

May 27th, 2021 | by Alfred Siew
Autonomous drones will in the skies over six reservoirs in Singapore to monitor water quality and water...