Obsessed with technology?
Subscribe to the latest tech news as well as exciting promotions from us and our partners!
By subscribing, you indicate that you have read & understood the SPH's Privacy Policy and PDPA Statement.
What is DVB-T2 & why should I care?

What is DVB-T2 & why should I care?

DVB-T2 isn't the name of another astromech droid in Star Wars. Instead, it's the latest broadcast transmission standard for digital TV that many countries (including Singapore) are using. Here's a quick primer and how to get your TV ready for it.
Razer has a new Android TV games store - Cortex

Razer has a new Android TV games store - Cortex

In July, Razor bought Ouya, a company with an Android gaming box. After months of working under the radar, the results of the buy are finally starting to emerge with an updated Cortex game store.
Apple TV to get new remote

Apple TV to get new remote

Apple is set to launch an updated Apple TV with a redesigned remote and perhaps with even more features and services.
StarHub's Newest HD Interactive Set-top Box is Fast, Easy to Use & Built for the Future

StarHub's Newest HD Interactive Set-top Box is Fast, Easy to Use & Built for the Future

StarHub today announced a strategic partnership with Samsung and Nagra for its next-gen set-top box lineup. First out of the gate is the Samsung GX-SH530CF HD interactive set-top box.
Amazon Launches Fire TV Set-top Box for US$99

Amazon Launches Fire TV Set-top Box for US$99

Amazon has just launched its new Fire TV set-top box that lets users enjoy video content from Amazon, Hulu, Netflix and more for just US$99.
Intel Sells Media Business Unit to Verizon, Shelves Plans for Internet TV Service

Intel Sells Media Business Unit to Verizon, Shelves Plans for Internet TV Service

Intel has officially shut down its Web TV initiative that was first announced in January 2013. However, it may find a new lease of life with its sale to Verizon, and the deal is expected to be completed by the first quarter of this year.
Hundreds of Illegal Decoders Seized in StarHub Raid

Hundreds of Illegal Decoders Seized in StarHub Raid

StarHub has successfully raided a storage facility of illegal set-top boxes and uncovered a few hundred units. The raid, conducted with help from the Police, was carried out earlier this week.
Intel to Do Away with Facial Recognition Feature from Web TV Set-Top Box

Intel to Do Away with Facial Recognition Feature from Web TV Set-Top Box

Intel is reported to be dropping the facial recognition feature from its Web TV service set-top box. This feature was intended to deliver customized programming to different family members. However, due to certain technical issues, Intel will do away with this feature.
Intel's Streaming Set-Top Box in Beta Testing Phase

Intel's Streaming Set-Top Box in Beta Testing Phase

Intel is beta testing set-top boxes from its Internet TV services, with more than 2,000 company employees located in three different states in the US. The trials are alleged to have started as early as March this year, and the testing contingent is set to grow as more employees are included.
Rumor: Amazon Poised to Launch Own TV Set-Top Box

Rumor: Amazon Poised to Launch Own TV Set-Top Box

According to Bloomberg Businessweek, Amazon is planning to launch its own television set-top box. This TV-based device can be viewed as a natural extension to Amazon Instant Video that is an video-on-demand service currently only available in the United States.