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Indian-origin Arvind Krishna to be new IBM CEO

Indian-origin executive Arvind Krishna, 57, is set to take charge of International Business Machines Corp (IBM) from April after its Chief...

Corporate

Indian women politicians face higher level of online abuse than US, UK counterparts: Study

According to a study of Twitter traffic, Indian women politicians experienced substantially higher online abuse than their United Kingdom...

Global

Future of manufacturing showcased at the launch of HP-NTU's new corporate lab

At the official opening of the HP-NTU Digital Manufacturing Corporate Lab on January 21, researchers from the HP-NTU Digital Manufacturing...

Singapore

Microsoft, Google on opposite sides of debate over EU proposal to temporarily ban facial-recognition tech

Microsoft and Google came down on opposite sides of the European Union proposal to temporarily ban facial-recognition technology.

Corporate

DBS launches QR-based payment solution for businesses

Paying suppliers and vendors with cash could soon be a thing of the past for Singapore’s 28,000 coffee shops, hawker centres and...

Singapore

Singapore's first smart town in Punggol

The first ever smart town in Singapore will integrate residential districts, a business park, a university campus, community facilities, and...

Singapore

Four IAF pilots chosen for Gaganyaan mission: ISRO chairman

The Chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) K Sivan announced that four Indian Air Force (IAF) pilots have been chosen to...

Global

Indian-origin software techies from Google, Amazon, Facebook write open letter criticising CAA

Indian and Indian-origin employees at tech giants including Google, Uber, Amazon, Microsoft and Facebook have written and signed an open...

Global

The highest-paid YouTube star is just 8 years old

The most highly-paid YouTube star is just eight years old, and he's considered a veteran of the "unboxing" genre.

Singapore

Zilingo acquires Sri Lanka-based nCinga Innovation in SGD 15.5 million deal

Singapore-headquartered Zilingo has acquired Sri Lanka-based software company nCinga Innovations in a landmark SGD 15.5 million cash and...

SMEs

Singapore government agrees to implement measures to ensure data security

The Singapore government will be enhancing technology and processes to protect data against security threats.

Singapore

NUS creates new metallic material for soft robots used in rescue missions

A team of researchers from National University of Singapore (NUS) has developed a novel method of creating a new metal-based material for...

Singapore

Outcomes of AI deployment need to be socially and politically acceptable: Balakrishnan

At the ninth edition of the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona, Minister in-charge of the Smart Nation Initiative Dr Vivian...

Singapore

Singapore looks to becoming global hub for AI solutions

Harnessing AI to transform Singapore's economy and improve the lives of citizens is the next key step of the country's Smart Nation journey.

Singapore

DBS adopts AI-powered screening technology to enhance compliance

As financial criminals grew increasingly sophisticated, DBS Bank has implemented an artificial intelligence (AI) powered solution to fend...

Corporate

Financial solutions need to be embedded in people’s lives: MAS Ravi Menon

For financial inclusion initiatives to stick, central banks and regulators need to ensure that FinTech offers interoperable solutions.

Singapore

Singapore launches online platform to feature innovation challenges island-wide

Jointly launched by Enterprise Singapore (ESG) and Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), the Open Innovation Network (OIN) serves as...

Singapore

IMDA, Microsoft to accelerate 5G development in Singapore

Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and Microsoft have joined hands in a strategic partnership to help accelerate the development of...

Singapore

Aim to make digital literacy accessible to every Indian: Adobe CEO

Shantanu Narayen, the Indian-origin president and CEO of Adobe, said the biggest opportunity for the software major in India lies in...

USA

After Singapore, Indian government too plans anti-fake news regulations

Following the promulgation of an anti-fake news law in Singapore, the Indian government too is planning similar regulations for social...

Global

Google Pixel 4 boasts of more powerful camera, motion sensor, new apps

The Google Pixel 4 will be available in Singapore from October 24, at Google's official carrier partner, StarHub, retailers COURTS and...

Gadgets

Catch the first public display of flying taxis over Marina Bay on October 22

The Volocopter 2X air taxi will fly over the Marina Bay in a three-minute manned flight at noon on October 22.

Singapore

Winners are the ones who are not afraid to take risks, says Modi at Singapore-India Hackathon 2019

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi encouraged participants at the Singapore-India Hackathon 2019 at IIT-Madras in Chennai on Monday and...

Past Events

Indian startups to head to London for tech summit next week

Indian startups will get their chance to showcase their specialities in the United Kingdom (UK) market as TechXchange, a programme aimed to...

UK

Facebook’s dating feature goes live in 20 countries, including USA and Singapore

Facebook Dating is the social media giant’s latest feature and is currently restricted to 20 countries.

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