SINGAPORE – While the pandemic hastened the adoption of digital technology around the world, the risk of a digital divide – whether within a developed…View More Collective response from governments, private sector and community needed to bridge digital divide: WEF panel
TAIPEI (BLOOMBERG) – An investigation into illegal talent poaching by Beijing-based Bitmain Technologies has revived fears that Chinese companies will target Taiwan’s top engineers as…View More Taiwan investigation spurs fears of China poaching top chip talent
TAIPEI (REUTERS) – Taiwan chipmakers are buying water by the truckload for some of their foundries as the island widens restrictions on water supply amid…View More Chipmakers in drought-hit Taiwan order water trucks to prepare for 'the worst'
BRUSSELS (REUTERS) – Microsoft and European media groups on Monday (Feb 22) urged EU regulators to require online platforms to seek arbitration in disagreements over…View More Microsoft teams up with EU publishers amid Facebook's Australian spat
SINGAPORE – During his years as a secondary school teacher, Mr Kenneth Chua frequently spoke to his students about the joys of learning, the importance…View More Skill up to step up: Switching careers from teaching to IT engineering
WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – The United States Justice Department and 11 states filed an antitrust lawsuit against Alphabet Inc’s Google on Tuesday (Oct 20) for allegedly…View More US Justice Department hits Google with biggest antitrust lawsuit in two decades
SHANGHAI (REUTERS) – As the United States-China “tech war” widens, investors are betting on China’s efforts to replace US technologies with indigenous applications to run…View More In US-China tech war, investors bet on China's localisation push
SEATTLE (NYTIMES) – Maybe money can buy love. Or, at least, Microsoft would like to find out. On Sunday (Aug 2), the tech giant announced…View More With TikTok, 'uncool' Microsoft aims for the love of tweens
SEOUL – Technologically advanced South Korea may be home to IT giants such as Samsung and LG but the country is still an “ugly duckling”…View More South Korean start-up scene an 'ugly duckling' waiting to blossom: Israeli venture capitalist
PARIS (BLOOMBERG) – French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said the US’ withdrawal from international talks on digital tax is a provocation and indicated his country…View More France calls US exit from digital-tax talks a 'provocation'
SINGAPORE – In his final year of university, Mr Chua Kah Sheng was attending school for only half a day each week. The other 4½ days…View More Students juggle work and school with SkillsFuture Work-Study Degree Programme at SIT
SINGAPORE (THE NEW PAPER) -She posted an innocuous selfie on social media more than a year ago. Last week, her photo appeared on a sex…View More DeepNude app used to target women in Singapore
SINGAPORE – Education and training is a key strategy to empower Singaporeans in this new phase of changes brought about by technology, and its importance…View More Education and training is new strategy to empower Singaporeans in age of tech disruption: Ong Ye Kung
SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) – Amazon on Wednesday (May 22) confirmed that shareholders rejected proposals to prohibit sales of facial recognition technology to governments and study…View More Amazon shareholders support selling face recognition tech to police