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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If targeted, Singapore will "spare no effort" to identify the culprits responsible for launching cyberattacks against the country and bring them to justice, says prime minister Lee Hsien Loong.
The music-streaming service now has 5 million paying customers, bringing it closer to Spotify's 6 million. New features include a reworked algorithm, and curation by 50 music editors.
A SingTel employee has been blamed for causing a fire last month that brought down various banking and communications services in Singapore.
Programs at Singapore's centers of learning are getting more interesting as more infocomm and engineering courses include art, design, and media.
Will there be more e-mail marketing after the Do Not Call Registry is implemented in Singapore in January?
Called IDA Labs, the initiative aims to encourage experimentation and collaboration within the ecosystem. It will also will support local tech companies with testing and marketing.
A Singapore startup has figured out a way to mass produce nanoimprinted products, and it's starting to show this off by turning iPhones into 3D displays, and is eyeing security applications next.
Amid a spate of recent outages in the spotlight, Singapore’s telecoms regulator has defended the robustness of the country’s networks. Still this may be a wake up call for enterprises and building owners to plan ahead.
The Singapore lab is its first worldwide and will help customers execute advanced analytics projects. It will offer affordable access to its data scientist and lab resources, and also provide training co-funded by the government.
The global facility in Singapore will help train staff, partners and clients in Southeast Asia and Oceania, in line with its strategy to strengthen localized products and marketing.
The Singapore government is mulling over plans to block websites that offer pirated content including movies and music, along with other efforts to curb online piracy.
Singapore SMBs should start "small" to justify their ROI and need to take the first step or be left behind, and the availability of pooled resources such as data scientists could encourage adoption, suggest participants in a ZDNet online dialogue.
Putting out the fire at SingTel's Bukit Panjang Exchange last week was a good development, but what comes after will be even more interesting since the impact wasn't confined to the telco's own customer base.
Depending on service affected, home customers will either get a free three-month speed boost, one month's worth of free access to all pay TV channels or free local calls on their fixed lines.
Fire at SingTel's network exchange should trigger several questions Singapore regulator IDA must ask while it's reviewing the OpenNet buyout.