Tech

Tech giants show how immune they are to coronavirus fallout

A CRISIS can distract as much as it can reveal. Big Tech recently made earnings announcements: Microsoft, Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple. In the depths of fear and confusion, the market has...

Deep tech, clean tech bring the cool to CES

THEY call it a microwave, but for cooling. Place a bottle of soda in the new drink cooler designed by deep tech firm Matrix and in 60 seconds, it's ice cold. A bottle of champagne can be chilled...

Property tech startup Smarten Spaces raises US$12m from Hong Kong's Symphony

SMARTEN Spaces, which offers an end-to-end digital platform for space management, has raised US$12 million in Series A funding from Hong Kong's Symphony International Holdings.

Startup IPO jitters spill over into South-east Asia

A REALITY check on mega flotations in the world's biggest stock market is sending ripples through the region's initial public offering (IPO) market for venture-backed startups.

Creative to begin rollout of its 3D headphone products

CREATIVE Technology is taking orders for its much-anticipated new headphone amplifier that is based on a breakthrough technology starting Monday, with sales of its first wireless headphones to follow...

Tech jobs with soft skills fastest-growing in Singapore: LinkedIn

JOBS in technology that also require management and communication skills are growing the fastest in Singapore, a LinkedIn report revealed.

Nielsen launches consumer neuroscience lab in Singapore

NIELSEN, a global measurement and data analytics company, announced on Thursday the launch of a consumer neurosciences lab here, in partnership with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB...

Top startup investors see mounting 'backlash' against tech

[LAGUNA BEACH, California] Two of the technology industry's top startup investors took to the stage at a conference on Wednesday to decry the power that companies such as Facebook Inc had amassed...

Tech-savvy leadership gives S'pore firms an edge over Hong Kong counterparts: study

SINGAPORE-listed firms are better prepared than their Hong Kong-listed counterparts in facing the technological tsunami that is affecting businesses across the globe because they have better tech-...

Tech advancements will drive business trends in 2017

THE world is in an unprecedented era of technological boom, one where tech advancements are occurring at an epidemic rate. Take cloud, virtual reality and artificial intelligence - these have...

Startup creates alternative test for cancer

CURRENT cancer screening methods are invasive and costly. Think of the mammographies, endoscopies, or biopsies that are presently done to detect cancer. Local biotechnology start-up Mirxes Pte Ltd is...