Telecom - Techgoondu

no-cover
6

Goondu DIY: Choosing and switching your mobile, broadband and TV plans

February 20th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
What should you be aware of when you next sign up for those two-year contracts, after the big changes in the telecom market in the past few years? Here's a Techgoondu...
no-cover
10

Fibre broadband start-up MyRepublic takes on the Big Three telcos

February 18th, 2012 | by Raymond Lau
Consumers signing up for fibre broadband services in Singapore got one more alternative to the big three of SingTel, StarHub and M1 earlier this week, with the entry of MyRepublic, an upstart that promises to sell services based...
no-cover
1

Commentary: Reality check on the cloud

February 17th, 2012 | by Aaron Tan
When the going gets tough, business will often cast their eyes on the next big thing to boost the bottomline. The current hype in IT happens to be cloud computing, with nearly every player — telcos, data centre providers,...
no-cover
0

Nokia rolls out Belle update for Symbian phones in Singapore

February 8th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Nokia Singapore is rolling out the Belle version of its Symbian operating system for 12- to 18-month old phones like the N8 and E7 from today, showing that it has not forgotten users who have yet to abandon the "burning...
no-cover
0

Amazon and Equinix bring AWS Direct Connect to Asia-Pacific

January 15th, 2012 | by Aaron Tan
Enterprises using Equinix’s data centres in Singapore and Tokyo can now connect directly to Amazon’s public cloud service. Through Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect, Equinix customers in the Asia-Pacific region can...
Predictions for the new year – five tech trends for 2012
16

Predictions for the new year – five tech trends for 2012

January 1st, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
If 2011 was a big year in technology, the coming 12 months promise to be even more interesting, as portable devices morph into all-in-one gizmos and Windows 8 heralds a new era in computing. Here are five trends to take note in...
SingTel launches LTE services, expects 80 per cent coverage by end 2012
1

SingTel launches LTE services, expects 80 per cent coverage by end 2012

December 21st, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
SingTel is upping download speeds on the go on December 22, with a new mobile broadband service that promises up to 75Mbps with the new LTE or long term evolution...
no-cover
0

US$120 million Google data centre to open in Singapore by 2013

December 17th, 2011 | by Raymond Lau
Google started the building of a new data centre in Singapore on Thursday, a US$120 million facility which represents the Internet giant's expansion of operations in the...
Singapore-made Orastream app offers scalable, smooth music streaming
1

Singapore-made Orastream app offers scalable, smooth music streaming

December 4th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
It enables music players to stream the songs at as high a quality as possible, depending on the network that is delivering the songs. This means you always enjoy the highest quality music, without worrying about the dreaded break...
no-cover
0

Visit Nepal in 3D with Singapore-made website

December 1st, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
A Singapore company has come up with an online tour, called 3rd Planet, that takes a user on a visit to places like Nepal's Patan Durbar...