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With more phones hitting the market, Singapore telcos rush out earlier version of 5G
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With more phones hitting the market, Singapore telcos rush out earlier version of 5G

September 10th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
With more 5G phones hitting the market, including an impending 5G iPhone, Singapore telcos are rushing out an early version of the...
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...
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...
A surprise, as telcos compete for two islandwide 5G licences in Singapore
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A surprise, as telcos compete for two islandwide 5G licences in Singapore

February 18th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
When 5G arrives in Singapore in 2022 or earlier, the telecom market will be very different, with only two players owning the city's latest...
Connecting directly to the cloud makes SD-WAN attractive to enterprises
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Connecting directly to the cloud makes SD-WAN attractive to enterprises

January 20th, 2020 | by Alfred Siew
A good experience with cloud-based apps is driving many enterprises to use SD-WAN to connect their branch offices directly to cloud service...
Grab, Singtel bid for digital bank licence in Singapore makes sense
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Grab, Singtel bid for digital bank licence in Singapore makes sense

December 30th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
A joint bid by Grab and Singtel today for a digital full banking licence in Singapore is one that makes sense for both...
Cheaper mobile plans in Singapore but quality should not be compromised
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Cheaper mobile plans in Singapore but quality should not be compromised

June 1st, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Telcos splashing out cheaper mobile plans in Singapore, in a bid to stay competitive, should not be compromising network quality or customer...
With Singapore telcos slugging it out, enjoy the benefits while they last
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With Singapore telcos slugging it out, enjoy the benefits while they last

February 24th, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
Enjoy the good deals now but don't be surprised if telcos take back some of the generous or unlimited data add-ons a couple of years from...
The unthinkable becomes inevitable for Singapore telcos facing tough market
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The unthinkable becomes inevitable for Singapore telcos facing tough market

October 16th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
The biggest change is the fundamental power shift away from the telco as a gatekeeper of information access and content...
Engineer turned up at 5:30am to collect his iPhone XS
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Engineer turned up at 5:30am to collect his iPhone XS

September 21st, 2018 | by Grace Chng
Turning up at Singtel's Comcentre at 5:30am this morning, engineer K A Ng didn't want to wait to get his hands on the latest Apple iPhone...
Which mobile data plans offer the best value in Singapore?
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Which mobile data plans offer the best value in Singapore?

June 23rd, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
With MyRepublic entering the fray this week, Singapore mobile users got another telecom operator and more mobile data plans to pick...
How I cut the cord and watched more great shows on the telly
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How I cut the cord and watched more great shows on the telly

January 17th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
For consumers, there's never been a better time to cut the cord and keep watching what you like, how you like...
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Going after Android set-top boxes won’t bring back viewers for pay-TV players

January 14th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
How does this court case change things for the pay-TV providers here? Will they get a boost in...
StarHub seeks new CEO, with Tan Tong Hai to step down in May 2018
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StarHub seeks new CEO, with Tan Tong Hai to step down in May 2018

November 17th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
His impending departure comes amid the fiercest competition in years in the telecom...
Google Pixel 2 XL gets hardly any discount for basic Singtel plan
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Google Pixel 2 XL gets hardly any discount for basic Singtel plan

October 29th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Google's Pixel 2 XL will go for as much as S$1,098 if you take up a basic Singtel plan to buy the phone exclusive to the telecom...
Which unlimited cellphone plan in Singapore is the best?
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Which unlimited cellphone plan in Singapore is the best?

October 8th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Thinking of splurging on an unlimited mobile plan? Know the unique features that the M1, StarHub and Singtel plans each...
As competition heats up, Singtel brings out unlimited mobile plans
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As competition heats up, Singtel brings out unlimited mobile plans

September 15th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
For S$108.80 a month, Singtel's deal now seeks to trump both its rivals, with an all-in offer for data, voice and SMSes....
Top in broadband speeds now, Singapore has moved from laggard to leader
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Top in broadband speeds now, Singapore has moved from laggard to leader

August 14th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
Once a laggard to regional rivals such as Hong Kong, South Korea and Japan which had more successful broadband rollouts in the past, Singapore has raced ahead to be a front...
M1 launches first commercial nationwide IoT network in SE Asia
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M1 launches first commercial nationwide IoT network in SE Asia

August 7th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
M1 has launched a nationwide network that will connect up smart sensors in buildings, vehicles and other places in Singapore, as more such devices come online in the so-called Internet of Things...