TECHNOLOGY SECTOR

Robots at your service: Your face is the room key in Alibaba’s futuristic FlyZoo Hotel

No one is manning the reception desk at Hangzhou's sleek FlyZoo Hotel - and that is completely normal.

Ampotech's smart device to track your energy usage

SINGAPORE - Singapore's first smart public housing estate, Punggol Northshore, will be ready next year, complete with smart electrical distribution boards that track the energy usage.

Shenton Way, Tanjong Pagar offices most popular among tech tenants in Asia: Colliers

SINGAPORE - Singapore has been ranked among Asia's top commercial real estate locations with attractive submarkets for technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) occupiers, according to a...

Singapore chases tech 'Jedi Masters' for Silicon Valley ambitions

SINGAPORE (REUTERS) - San Francisco-based investor Paul Bragiel said he needed to be asked three or four times before he accepted an invitation from Singapore to come check out its tech scene.

Information and communications tech: Start-up sets AI on smart tourism sector

A Singapore-based tech start-up is making a bid to take on Chinese giants Alibaba and Tencent in the smart tourism industry.

Challenger's exit offer too low, say minority shareholders

Minority shareholders of Challenger Technologies are crying foul over what they claim is a cheapskate offer price to buy their stock so the information technology retailer can delist.

Tech start-up mobilityX launches all-in-one transport app Zipster

SINGAPORE - Tech startup mobilityX has on Monday (April 1) launched the beta version of its all-in-one transportation app Zipster.

Technology boom transforms how kids in India learn

MUMBAI • From a multibillion-dollar education start-up to wired-up mannequins, technology is helping to revolutionise the way Indian schoolchildren are learning - provided their parents can afford...

Changing the face of tech one girl at a time

Volunteering at a kids' hackathon at a community centre here six years ago, Dr Ayesha Khanna was given a visceral reminder of a deep-seated bias when it comes to women and tech.

Singapore women thriving in tech start-ups

Women in Singapore have been drawn to technical jobs in tech start-ups because they are problem-solvers who enjoy coming up with technical solutions.