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Internet opens doors to trillions more Net addresses with IPv6
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Internet opens doors to trillions more Net addresses with IPv6

June 9th, 2012 | by Aaron Tan
The global Internet industry reached a key milestone on June 6 when a group of Web sites, Internet service providers (ISPs) and router manufacturers banded together to participate in the World IPv6 Launch. Google, Facebook and...
Techgoondu’s pick of the best PC Show 2012 deals
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Techgoondu’s pick of the best PC Show 2012 deals

June 9th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
From desktop PCs to broadband plans, there's a wide range of bargains to check out at Suntec...
ViewQwest offers fibre broadband option with low latency promise for gamers
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ViewQwest offers fibre broadband option with low latency promise for gamers

June 6th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
It is the first in Singapore to claim a low latency of less than 200 milliseconds for online games such as Diablio...
Commentary: SingTel slashes mobile Internet bundle with “4G” launch, StarHub follows
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Commentary: SingTel slashes mobile Internet bundle with “4G” launch, StarHub follows

June 4th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Singapore's smartphone users have good reason to be angry with their mobile operators today, after SingTel, then StarHub, drastically cut the amount of Internet data they offer to surf the Web, update Facebook or view photos on...
SingTel fined a record S$400,000 for 3G service disruption
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SingTel fined a record S$400,000 for 3G service disruption

May 30th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The IDA today meted out its heaviest fine yet to a telecom operator here, citing the seriousness of SingTel's downtime, which affected thousands of users in the central region of the island....
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Bye bye to a common set-top box for Singapore

May 28th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
It was meant to be the one set-top box you need at home, to tune in to TV channels on SingTel, StarHub, M1 and possibly any new pay-TV operator that would come to Singapore. But instead of being the one box to rule them all,...
Q&A: Mock Pak Lum, StarHub CTO
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Q&A: Mock Pak Lum, StarHub CTO

May 23rd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
StarHub is looking into offloading mobile data to existing Wi-Fi technologies as well as TV white spaces to cope with mobile data...
Commentary: Opennet problems threaten to spoil Singapore’s fibre broadband experience
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Commentary: Opennet problems threaten to spoil Singapore’s fibre broadband experience

May 19th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
When thin, fragile-looking cables are being laid in thousands of drains, risers and other ducts in Singapore for its fibre broadband network at such pace, you expect the occasional hiccup. Who would blame Opennet, the contractor...
Internet Society opens Singapore regional office, supports switch to IPv6
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Internet Society opens Singapore regional office, supports switch to IPv6

May 15th, 2012 | by Aaron Tan
  The Internet Society has opened an office in Singapore to promote the adoption of Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) in the region, among other key initiatives. While Asia-Pacific became the first region in the world to...
ViewQwest launches fibre service that lets users view US TV programmes
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ViewQwest launches fibre service that lets users view US TV programmes

May 3rd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Internet service provider ViewQwest is offering its fibre broadband services with a low-cost VPN (virtual private networking) option that enables Singapore users to easily connect to these US-based video services like Hulu and...