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NetLink Trust fined yet again for not activating fibre broadband services quickly enough
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NetLink Trust fined yet again for not activating fibre broadband services quickly enough

October 27th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
NetLink Trust is staring at a hefty fine of S$500,000 after failing yet again to activate fibre broadband services quickly enough for users in...
Cyber attacks on StarHub reveal difficulties in defending critical infrastructure
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Cyber attacks on StarHub reveal difficulties in defending critical infrastructure

October 26th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
The cyber attacks on StarHub were sophisticated and well-planned, with a clear target in mind. They reveal how difficult it is to fight such threats....
StarHub outage was caused by “unprecedented” DDoS attacks
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StarHub outage was caused by “unprecedented” DDoS attacks

October 25th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub said its domain name servers (DNS) had been targeted on the two days, essentially locking out many of its users from the Web....
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 app....
Hands-on: LG V20 is souped up for multimedia
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Hands-on: LG V20 is souped up for multimedia

October 16th, 2016 | by Desmond Koh
The 5.7" LG V20 (S$998) is one of the first smartphones to run Android 7.0, while packing wide-angle front, rear cameras and quality audio....
Telstra starts 5G trials with Ericsson in Australia
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Telstra starts 5G trials with Ericsson in Australia

September 20th, 2016 | by Grace Chng
Australian telecom operator Telstra has started 5G field tests in anticipation of the next-generation mobile service being launched in the country in 2020....
Singtel fibre broadband users get free Wi-Fi at its Singapore hotspots
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Singtel fibre broadband users get free Wi-Fi at its Singapore hotspots

September 7th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Singtel is giving unlimited data usage at Wi-Fi hotspots at places such as Cathay Cineleisure mall, McDonald's restaurants and MRT train platforms....
Three players seek airwaves to become Singapore’s fourth telco
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Three players seek airwaves to become Singapore’s fourth telco

September 1st, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
Three players threw their names in the hat in a bid to be Singapore's fourth telecom operator today, as they formally declared their interest to bid for a chunk of the airwaves to run their services....
M1 to roll out IoT network, deploys HetNet at busy sites
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M1 to roll out IoT network, deploys HetNet at busy sites

August 19th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
M1 is set to scale up its wireless coverage in Singapore in the next year with an initial S$50 million investment in a heterogeneous network (HetNet) that boosts speeds to more than 1Gbps and a separate one aimed at sensors,...
StarHub brings back generous mobile data plans – with a catch
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StarHub brings back generous mobile data plans – with a catch

August 18th, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub today launched four sharply priced smartphone plans with generous data bundles starting from 12GB all the way to 24GB, the latest sign of more intense competition as Singapore readies for a possible fourth telecom...
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