Singapore has one of the highest rates of mobile and Internet penetration in the world, and households worldwide. Its government sets aside over S$1 billion yearly on ICT tenders and recognizes the importance of "skills, innovation and productivity" in ensuring economic growth.
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Two-year-old startup MyRepublic is looking to become the country's fourth mobile operator, arguing that consumers are still "underserved" in a mobile market that needs more competition.
Smart nation plan means massive amounts of data will be collected and analyzed, prompting questions about data privacy and security. With Singapore's public sector excluded from the country's data protection act, how will data management be properly governed?
Country introduces various initiatives as part of its goal to become the world's first smart nation, including a smart nation operating system and pilot trials at a designated residential-business estate.
A year after gathering industry feedback on the technology, ICT regulator IDA finalizes the country's regulatory framework for TV white space in a bid to drive commercial deployments and ease demand for more bandwidth.
Singapore telco's digital advertising subsidiary, Amobee, acquires Adconion's North America and Australia units as well as Kontera Technologies in a bid to beef up its mobile marketing capabilities.
By 2020, the Asian nation will produce data totaling 377 exabytes, doubling in volume every two years and growing eight-fold from just 46 exabytes in 2013.
Attorney-General's Chambers issues a warning to City Harvest Church pastor, Tan Kim Hock, over two messages posted via his Twitter account which implied Singapore's judiciary system was unjust.
China's Alibaba Group will invest S$312.5 million (US$248.88 million) for a 10.35 percent stake in SingPost as part of efforts to beef up the e-commerce operator's logistics network.
Singapore bank offers a mobile wallet, DBS PayLah, which can be downloaded as an app and allows the bank's customers to send and receive funds via their devices.
Cloud, mobility, big data, social, and the Internet of Things are key technology investment priorities for Singapore CIOs as they digitally transform their businesses.
Equinix’s International Business Exchange datacentre infrastructure in Singapore is backing DigitalOcean’s push into the Asia Pacific region.
Singapore telco clocks 4 percent increase in net profit but sees revenue drop of 8 percent, closing the year with S$3.65 billion in net profit and lower operating revenue of S$16.85 billion. Growth was muted by weakening regional currencies.
By the end of the year, APAC enterprise customers can bypass the public Internet and connect faster and more securely into Microsoft's Azure public cloud platform using the telco's Multi-Protocol Label Switching VPN.
Employees used a gamut of tools to communicate, ranging from SMS, Gmail, and Yahoo services. Hersing is now benefiting from migrating to a cloud-based collaboration tool with low upfront cost and easy scalability.