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Q&A: Robots still have much to learn from interactions with humans, say NUS profs behind AI breakthrough
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Q&A: Robots still have much to learn from interactions with humans, say NUS profs behind AI breakthrough

July 28th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Robots stilll have much to learn through interactions with humans, say NUS researchers behind artificial brain and skin that gave robots a sense of...
Going digital helps Seonggong transform Korean food service operations in Singapore
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Going digital helps Seonggong transform Korean food service operations in Singapore

July 23rd, 2020 | by Techgoondu
Korean F&B enterprise Seonggong tapped on grants from the government's Digital Resilience Budget to digitally transform its...
Pick up the Dynabook Portégé X30L-G, the world’s lightest 13.3-inch laptop
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Pick up the Dynabook Portégé X30L-G, the world’s lightest 13.3-inch laptop

July 22nd, 2020 | by Techgoondu
The Toshiba Portege X30L-G is the lightest in its class, plus it comes with security built in and sports add-on ports that are handy for business...
Almost 3/4 of Singapore organisations hit with public cloud cybersecurity incidents: Sophos
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Almost 3/4 of Singapore organisations hit with public cloud cybersecurity incidents: Sophos

July 9th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Seventy-one per cent of Singapore organisations were hit by ransomware and other attacks on the public cloud in the past year, according to...
Goondu review: Vivo V19
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Goondu review: Vivo V19

July 3rd, 2020 | by Wilson Wong
With a decent camera and an attractive price, the mid-budget Vivo V19 will win over users who don't want to pay hefty sums for a flagship...
Huawei Petal Search out in Singapore, promises to find more Android apps
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Huawei Petal Search out in Singapore, promises to find more Android apps

July 2nd, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Huawei smartphone users will now be able to use its new Petal Search, which promises to let them find and download more...
What’s the 5G sales pitch for Singapore telcos?
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What’s the 5G sales pitch for Singapore telcos?

July 1st, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Telcos have to show what 5G truly brings to the table that other technologies cannot. Its promises need to be put to...
TraceTogether wearable token in Singapore needs to gain users’ trust
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TraceTogether wearable token in Singapore needs to gain users’ trust

June 8th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
The TraceTogther wearable's use should be narrowly defined. It must be used for only one purpose - contact tracing - and this should be clear to...
Choosing the right pair of truly wireless Bluetooth earphones
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Choosing the right pair of truly wireless Bluetooth earphones

June 4th, 2020 | by Techgoondu
Which truly wireless Bluetooth earphones should you buy? Look out for comfort, ease of use, audio quality, noise cancelling and battery...
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Certis looks to AI to fight dengue in Singapore

May 27th, 2020 | by Grace Chng
Certis has developed an artificial intelligence-enabled system that promises to identify mosquito species and gender more...
Most useful tech interventions during Singapore Covid-19 “circuit breaker”
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Most useful tech interventions during Singapore Covid-19 “circuit breaker”

May 25th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Technology interventions such as Zoom video calls and laptops will be long-term stay-home tools for a post-pandemic...
Citizens are wary of giving up personal data during Covid-19. It’s a good thing
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Citizens are wary of giving up personal data during Covid-19. It’s a good thing

May 18th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
People should be asking is what types of data will be collected and how it will be handled and used, so that they can evaluate their...
No surprises as Singtel, StarHub-M1 alliance win nationwide 5G licences in Singapore
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No surprises as Singtel, StarHub-M1 alliance win nationwide 5G licences in Singapore

April 30th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
To little surprise, Singtel and a StarHub-M1 alliance yesterday won a bid to build Singapore's two nationwide 5G...
Need a laptop to work from home? Singapore SMEs can get govt subsidy
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Need a laptop to work from home? Singapore SMEs can get govt subsidy

April 17th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
If you're a Singapore SME forced to have staff work from home, a government subsidy can help defray the costs of a laptop and...
TPG Telecom launches S$10-a-month mobile plan in Singapore, deepening price war
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TPG Telecom launches S$10-a-month mobile plan in Singapore, deepening price war

March 31st, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
The TPG mobile plan offers an attractive deal to consumers but brings into question the sustainability of the price war in Singapore’s telecom...
Working from home doesn’t mean you lose your creativity
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Working from home doesn’t mean you lose your creativity

March 12th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
The coronavirus is forcing many to work from home. They may find that the flexibility enriches the worklife in so many...
Should I buy a 5G phone in Singapore?
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Should I buy a 5G phone in Singapore?

March 11th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Yes, 4G phones are fine today because by the time the 5G networks are up in Singapore, you'd likely be ready to buy a new...
StarHub offers new Hubbing bundle of fibre broadband, pay-TV and Netflix
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StarHub offers new Hubbing bundle of fibre broadband, pay-TV and Netflix

March 8th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
How valuable StarHub's offer is depends on how you see the discounts, as well as the convenience of dealing with just one party for multiple...
In Singapore, cyber security labels on Wi-Fi routers, smart devices to inform consumers
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In Singapore, cyber security labels on Wi-Fi routers, smart devices to inform consumers

March 3rd, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
Like labels that show how energy-efficient a refrigerator is, these new cyber security labels will inform buyers if a Wi-Fi router has basic...
Huawei’s updated Mate Xs foldable phone out in Singapore in March
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Huawei’s updated Mate Xs foldable phone out in Singapore in March

February 25th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
When it ships in Singapore in March, the new Huawei Mate Xs foldable phone will cost two to three times what the most expensive flagship phones cost today....