- News tagged "straits times"
Wednesday, 25 May 2016
Apple Pay is now available to five major banks in Singapore. From today, customers of POSB, DBS Bank, OCBC Bank, United Overseas Bank and Standard Chartered Bank can make use of this mobile payment service; read on for more details.
Thursday, 21 Apr 2016
SMRT and Netherlands-based 2getthere have announced a joint venture to bring driverless 'pod' travel into Singapore
Monday, 18 Jan 2016
By the second half of this year, the Infocomm Development Authority (IDA) and the Media Development Authority (MDA) will merge to form IMDA. This was announced by Dr Yaacob Ibrahim, Minister for Communications and Information.
Saturday, 19 Dec 2015
Recently in Tokyo, Japan's New Energy and Industrial Development Organization (NEDO) demonstrated a pair of these two-legged disaster relief robots that could save lives in the near future.
Saturday, 12 Dec 2015
Funan DigitaLife Mall will be closing down in Q3 next year for about 3 years so that it can be redeveloped into an 'experiential creative hub.'
Friday, 4 Dec 2015
In case you haven't noticed, Star Wars fever is at an all time high. Star Wars shirts, mugs, toys and pretty much everything else you can think of. Soon, we'll also have Star Wars themed SMRT trains.
If you use your Android smartphone to check or account for your personal finances, remember to exercise your due diligence in avoiding fraudulent software.
Thursday, 19 Nov 2015
Apple is going all out to tackle climate change, turning to solar power to run its entire Singapore operations, including its upcoming Apple Store in Orchard Road.
Tuesday, 8 Sep 2015
A growing number of local hobbyists and enthusiasts have taken to navigating local skies remotely. Yes, drone-flying is actually legal here, although you should probably take note of certain no-fly zones and other restrictions.
Monday, 3 Aug 2015
A team from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) has developed a microchip that can potentially boost the audio quality in a wide range of devices.