SMART CITIES

Four emerging technology trends in 2021

AS we venture into 2021, organisations will be looking for ways to recover from the pandemic and serve new consumers with reimagined business models. Just like how IT helped organisations survive...

Ex-classmates team up to build company powered by smart technology

SOME entrepreneurs take months, or even years, to come up with a viable business proposition. For SkyLab co-founder and group chief executive Gary Kwang, all it took was a meeting over dinner.

Smart-cities lab opens in Singapore Science Park

THE Smart Urban Co-Innovation Lab, said to be the first industry-led lab in South-east Asia for smart cities solutions development, opened on Wednesday in CapitaLand's 5G-enabled Singapore Science...

Smart-cities lab opens in CapitaLand's Singapore Science Park

THE Smart Urban Co-Innovation Lab, said to be the first industry-led lab in South-east Asia for smart cities solutions development, opened on Wednesday in CapitaLand's 5G-enabled Singapore Science...

Smart buildings in a Covid-free World

COVID-19 has indelibly transformed the way society thinks and interacts. Extended lockdowns around the world have compelled most people to work from home. And while some may perceive this as...

Singapore, Shenzhen ink MOUs for smart city initiative

SINGAPORE and Shenzhen have inked eight memoranda of understanding (MOUs) which will deepen digital collaboration and linkages between both cities.

'Smart cities' urged to look beyond rich, white men

[BARCELONA] A growing push to put cities on a digital path to a greener future risks excluding groups like the poorest, disabled and elderly, and will fail to benefit those people unless...

Wet market seafood online orders delivered to your doorstep, thankfully fresh

SINGAPORE - Seeing fewer customers at his family's wet market seafood store in Bukit Gombak, Sin Chwee Mini Market second-generation owner Jimmy Goh decided to swim with the tide and digitalise...

$40m kitty set up for 5G trials to fuel Singapore's goal of leading in digital economy

One of the key uses of 5G here is in smart port management, where an operator can remotely control driverless cranes and trucks.

PM Lee Hsien Loong cites three ingredients for success in Smart Nation vision

It is no secret that Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is a techie.

Physical stores tap tech for better shopping experience

Shoppers who dread waiting in line for a changing room or having to trawl through racks of clothes in a crowded store in Singapore to find what they want can take heart.