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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Having a mobile app doesn't mean a company is truly taking advantage of the mobility boom, and those that continue to do so will be left behind, according to IBM.
Offering affordable 3D printers for the masses, Pirate3D is bucking the trend from a recent wave of software and Internet startups from Singapore and says going the hardware route can be easier.
A fire at SingTel's network exchange at Bukit Panjang in the Northwest of Singapore has affected its services and of those leasing its lines, such as rival telcos' fiber broadband and cable TV, and bank ATMs and branches.
As businesses increasingly look to information to differentiate themselves, data security and privacy issues must be resolved, and this will spark tremendous growth for Singapore's cybersecurity market.
Conventional wisdom says the move to cloud computing is inexorable. To what extent is this theory playing out, and which business leaders are the players?
While the crime rate appears to have dipped from 48 percent to 37 percent of online users, the cost per victim was the highest worldwide at US$1,158--nearly four times the global average, according to the 2013 Norton Study.
The company is looking to hire in its two new Singaporean and Australian offices, as well as set up more offices in the region.
The telecoms regulator says the 3-day service disruption in January was caused by a power fault due to poor electrical installation practices, and inadequate risk assessment practices.
The 3D printer manufacturer is eyeing the region's potential, especially on the back of government support to drive the technology's development and adoption.
Singapore IT Security Authority will open an Advanced Cyber Security Training Facility with Temasek Polytechnic to provide youths with real-world hands-on training, and launch an interactive game to raise public awareness.
Under the deal, Singapore state-backed Business Analytics Translational Centre will work with Red Hat to drive the use of open source to develop applications for data analytics.
The regulator has finalized rules for businesses, which are slightly more accomodating than initially proposed, after taking into account public feedback gathered in May.
We need more shows or other exposure in Singapore where geeks and techies can be appreciated or even celebrated, but where are the inventors?
Singapore's Personal Data Protection Commission last week published its final advisory guidelines, revealing a business-friendly approach in governing the collection, use, and disclosure of data.
With its current 10-year outsourcing contract expiring soon, the bank wants to take more control of its assets. Its upgrades include moving to a tier 3 data center which will lay the foundation for private cloud and virtualization plans.