News: Internet

Thursday, 10 Jul 2014

New Amendment to Copyright Act Makes it Mandatory for ISPs to Block Piracy Sites

New Amendment to Copyright Act Makes it Mandatory for ISPs to Block Piracy Sites

The Singapore government passed an amendment to the Copyright Act yesterday which will force Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to comply with court orders filed by content companies.

Friday, 4 Jul 2014

Music Streaming Possibly Replacing Downloads in the Future

Music Streaming Possibly Replacing Downloads in the Future

With Nielsen's recent report on music consumption in the US, it seems like music streaming will soon replace digital downloads, much like how the latter has taken over physical album sales. Read on to find out more.

Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014

Microsoft Enhances Security for Outlook.com and OneDrive; Opens First Transparency Center

Microsoft Enhances Security for Outlook.com and OneDrive; Opens First Transparency Center

Microsoft has just shared three important milestones that honor its earlier promise for increased security and transparency of its online and software products.

Google Acquires Music Streaming Service Songza

Google Acquires Music Streaming Service Songza

Not long after Apple bought Beats, Google acquires music streaming service Songza, known for its curated playlist features, with plans to enhance Google Play Music.

Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014

MyRepublic Extends Free Promo Period for Teleport; Offers a Promo Rate If You Stay On Thereafter

MyRepublic Extends Free Promo Period for Teleport; Offers a Promo Rate If You Stay On Thereafter

MyRepublic customers, rejoice! The company has announced that it will be extending the free promo period for its Teleport service till August 30. And you get a very attractive promo rate for the next 12 months if you continue your Teleport subscription.

Friday, 27 Jun 2014

Google Drive for Work Launched; Offers Unlimited Storage Space!

Google Drive for Work Launched; Offers Unlimited Storage Space!

At just US$10 per month per user, Google Drive for Work offers unlimited storage along with business class security, ultra large file uploads and more. Should competitive cloud storage solution providers like Microsoft OneDrive be concerned? More details after the jump.

Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014

Microsoft OneDrive Goes to 15GB Free; Office 365 Users Get 1TB

Microsoft OneDrive Goes to 15GB Free; Office 365 Users Get 1TB

Microsoft has announced that it's more than doubling its free OneDrive cloud storage. For Office 365 subscribers, the bump is even greater.

Monday, 23 Jun 2014

Facebook Improves Android App After Team Trip to Africa

Facebook Improves Android App After Team Trip to Africa

If you have noticed Facebook on Android feeling quicker, it's a Facebook team trip to Africa that you have to thank.

Thursday, 19 Jun 2014

Twitter Now Supports Animated GIFs

Twitter Now Supports Animated GIFs

The latest Twitter update provides animated GIFs support; users no longer have to go through Giphy to upload animated GIFs.

Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014

IDA Finalizes TV White Space Regulatory Framework

IDA Finalizes TV White Space Regulatory Framework

The Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore has announced that the TV white space regulatory framework is ready, and approximately 180MHz of spectrum will be made available for use when it takes effect from November 2014.

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