TECHNOLOGY SECTOR

Tech sector hiring people from varied backgrounds

As a senior director at a cyber security start-up, Ms Ivy Wong leads a team to develop strategy and sales plans for services related to everything from malware analysis to cyber forensics.

MAS commits $250m to boost innovation, tech in financial sector

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is stepping up its support for fintech here.

Burberry and Tencent join hands to open first 'social retail store' in Shenzhen

SINGAPORE - At Burberry's newest store in China, you can digitally personalise your fitting room's interior and music, access styling options for items of clothing, and unlock a secret "...

Tech firms skipping key mobile fair over coronavirus fears

MADRID (AFP) - Major tech companies are skipping the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, this month because of fears over the coronavirus, though Chinese groups and other big names still...

Amazon offers India's small business owners US$1 billion olive branch

NEW DELHI (REUTERS) - Amazon.com Inc CEO Jeff Bezos said his company will invest US$1 billion (S$1.35 billion) to bring small and medium-sized businesses online in India and expects to export US$...

Start up early in tech

While most of their undergraduate peers at the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) were still thinking about completing their university education, Mr Aravind Kandiah and Mr...

Alibaba's Jack Ma and Softbank's Masayoshi Son see people at the heart in age of AI

TOKYO - People will be at the heart of the digital age of artificial intelligence, two of Asia's top tech titans and investors said on Friday (December 6), as they urged a fundamental shift in how...

Singapore's artificial intelligence strategy: Applying AI to help - not replace - people

Human teachers and healthcare workers will still play an important role even though Singapore has embarked on an aggressive plan to use AI technologies in both the education and healthcare sectors...

Dyson starts assembling new research teams here

The first group specialising in machine learning, AI and robotics has close to 100 researchers.

Why Dyson chose St James Power Station instead of CBD office for new global HQ in Singapore

While Dyson is known for its ultra modern machines, it also appreciates design and heritage.

Tookitaki raises $26m in Series A funding

Singapore-based regulatory tech firm Tookitaki has raised US$19.2 million (S$26.2 million) in Series A funding as it seeks to expand its presence in international markets.