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Report shows average of 800 hours spent using mobile internet this year

An average of 800 hours will be spent using mobile internet this year - that's equivalent to 33 days without sleep or pause, according to Zenith's Media Consumption Forecasts...

5 Jul 2019

SOUTH AFRICA

Carat SA together with Carat Asia Pacific won three Tangram Awards @ Spikes Asia

Carat South Africa, in collaboration with Carat Asia Pacific Singapore, won three awards at the Tangrams @ Spikes Asia Festival, for their Opel Adam on Tinder campaign...

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 4 Oct 2017

SINGAPORE

Change of internet regulator must happen before US 2016 polls

SINGAPORE: Plans to transfer control of Internet overseer ICANN from US hands to a globally representative body could be jeopardised...

12 Feb 2015

SINGAPORE

Singapore firm launches mobile app for halal foodies

SINGAPORE: A Singapore-based company has just launched a mobile application that enables Muslim foodies and travellers to share halal restaurant discoveries around the world...

8 Jan 2015

SINGAPORE

Spikes Asia names final jury presidents

SINGAPORE: The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity has announced the final jury presidents.

4 Jul 2014

SINGAPORE

Singapore grapples with smartphone addiction

SINGAPORE: Easily distracted? Can't be separated from your smartphone? Constantly checking your device for no real reason? Chances are you're an addict - you may even need professional help.

17 Jun 2014

SINGAPORE

SingTel buys mobile advertisers businesses

SINGAPORE: Singapore Telecom, (SingTel) Southeast Asia's biggest telecommunications firm by revenue, said it will buy two mobile advertising companies for a total of $385m to further boost its digital business.

12 Jun 2014

SINGAPORE

Alibaba buys stake in Singapore Post for USD249m

SINGAPORE: Chinese ecommerce company Alibaba will buy a 10.35% stake in Singapore Post, the national postal system, for Sg$312.50m (US$249m) as part of a strategic co-operation deal.

29 May 2014

SINGAPORE

Singapore blogger offers PM compensation for defamatory post

SINGAPORE - A Singaporean blogger accused by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of defamation on Tuesday offered compensation after initially refusing to do so, as the premier's lawyer accused him of lacking contrition.

27 May 2014

SINGAPORE

Music streaming gives record companies a boost

SINGAPORE: Stiff competition among technology companies for a share of the burgeoning online music streaming market has given traditional record companies a much-needed boost, a top Universal executive said.

23 May 2014

SINGAPORE

SingTel fined a record US$4.8m for service disruption

SINGAPORE: Singapore's telecommunications regulator has fined Singapore Telecommunications (SingTel) a record Sg$6m (US$4.8m) for nine days of service disruption that followed a fire at one of its facilities last year.

8 May 2014

SINGAPORE

Bitcoin exchange CEO found dead in Singapore

SINGAPORE: The 28-year-old American boss of a Bitcoin exchange has been found dead at the base of a Singapore apartment block, police and reports said on Thursday (6 March), in the latest misfortune linked with the troubled virtual currency.

7 Mar 2014

SINGAPORE

WiFi in the sky set for takeoff

SINGAPORE - WiFi in aircraft, hobbled in the past by slow speeds, could soon take off as new technology enables passengers to surf the web as if they were in a coffee shop, Internet executives say.

4 Mar 2014

SINGAPORE

Hackers expose Asia's weak cyber defences

SINGAPORE - A rash of website hackings in the Asia-Pacific has exposed weak cyber defences, which must be improved to help the region deal with more sophisticated and sinister threats, particularly from criminal organisations, analysts said.

11 Nov 2013

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