April 3, 2020

Rainy Day Prudence Averts Potential for Political Storm

TMF Group Managing Director Singapore Edmund Lee argues that while deep-seated differences among countries remain, it is important for leaders and international institutions to focus on coordinating actions to mitigate an economic, social and political fall-out from COVID-19.
April 3, 2020

E-commerce Markets Presents Losses and Opportunities

The virus outbreak has affected every industry and sector, and the mobile payment and retail markets are no exception. We chat with Anchanto CEO Vaibhav Dabhade on e-commerce and how it may thrive post COVID-19.
April 2, 2020

Expect More Collaboration, Niche Players in Fintech

TranSwap CEO Benjamin Wong shares his global outlook on what the market can expect to see from the Fintech space over the next 12 months.
April 2, 2020

Zoom Zoom Zoom Stay Safe in the Chatroom

Due to COVID-19, it is estimated that up to 50% of the working population are working remotely and online communication platforms, like Zoom, have become essential tools for interactions. Check Point Software Technologies Vulnerability Research Team Lead Omri Herscovici gives some sage advice on safe zooming.
April 1, 2020

Single Source of Truth for COVID-19 Incidence Data

Starschema offers a single source of truth, free analytics-ready data set that collates epidemiological data from COVID-19 cases as reported by public health authorities worldwide.
April 1, 2020

UV Disinfection Robot Deployed to Combat COVID-19

Digital Safety launches Singapore’s first UV disinfection autonomous mobile robot that may help sanitation workers reduce contagion from the COVID-19 outbreak.

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April 3, 2020

E-commerce Markets Presents Losses and Opportunities

The virus outbreak has affected every industry and sector, and the mobile payment and retail markets are no exception. We chat with Anchanto CEO Vaibhav Dabhade on e-commerce and how it may thrive post COVID-19.

April 1, 2020

Single Source of Truth for COVID-19 Incidence Data

Starschema offers a single source of truth, free analytics-ready data set that collates epidemiological data from COVID-19 cases as reported by public health authorities worldwide.

April 1, 2020

UV Disinfection Robot Deployed to Combat COVID-19

Digital Safety launches Singapore’s first UV disinfection autonomous mobile robot that may help sanitation workers reduce contagion from the COVID-19 outbreak.

March 30, 2020

Lyra Ventures Launches Global Fashion-Tech Fund

Venture Capital firm Lyra Ventures announces new global fashion-tech fund with investment from Japanese conglomerate, TSI Holdings Co Ltd.

March 16, 2020

OPPO 5G Find X2 Series Wades into High-End Pool

OPPO unveils its first flagship line up of 5G devices, the Find X2 series, consisting of the Find X2, Find X2 Pro and Find X2 Pro Automobili Lamborghini Edition as well as its new global brand ambassador, British actor Eddie Redmayne during its launch in March 2020.

March 16, 2020

Emergency Medical Services Demand Increases Worldwide

Pratt & Whitney’s whitepaper Social Impact of General Aviation, says demand for emergency medical services, remote air connectivity and disaster management is on the uptake worldwide.

March 16, 2020

PropertyGuru Forays into Housing Mortgage Market

PropertyGuru announces its expansion into the housing mortgage market with the launch of its new platform, PropertyGuru Finance.

March 13, 2020

Equinix FX Trading Claims to Close Millisecond Lag

In line with MAS’s move to expand Singapore’s overall FX trading industry, Equinix South Asia MD Yee May Leong says its playing a crucial role in supporting the financial services industry by closing the millisecond gap between Singapore and its foreign counterparts.

March 11, 2020

OneBreath Breakthrough in Lung Cancer Detection Tech

Asia’s healthcare venture fund HealthXCapital invests in US-based Breath Diagnostics Inc; which has developed OneBreath, a tech platform that promises accurate, affordable, rapid, and safe lung cancer detection by analyzing a single exhaled breath.

March 10, 2020

Video Turns Passive Cameras into Active Assets

Milestone Systems Vice President APAC Benjamin Low discusses how the evolution of video enhances modern life.

March 10, 2020

Financial Services Leading Hybrid Cloud Deployment

The Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Index report claims 71 percent of financial services firms are migrating workloads back on-premises.

March 5, 2020

Free Cyber Security Program on Offer in 100 Universities

To help address the cyber security skills shortage worldwide, Check Point says its free cyber security program is now delivered through 100 universities and higher learning institutions in 40 countries.

March 4, 2020

Quadria Capital Announces Second Fund of USD 595 M

Quadria Capital, a healthcare-focused private equity firm in Asia, announces its successfully closed its latest fund, Quadria Capital Fund II, at an increased hard cap far exceeding a USD 400 million target.

March 2, 2020

Knowing Your Network Data Key to Combat Cyber Threats

ExtraHop Deputy CISO Jeff Costlow argues that understanding your network data is the key to facing modern threats and claims an NDR platform is the solution to breaking up data silos.

February 25, 2020

realme X50 Pro 5G Promises Speedy Returns

realme unveils its first ‘5G Speed Flagship’ smartphone, the realme X50 Pro 5G, at its product launch event ‘Speed of the Future’ in Madrid, Spain this week.

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April 3, 2020

Rainy Day Prudence Averts Potential for Political Storm

TMF Group Managing Director Singapore Edmund Lee argues that while deep-seated differences among countries remain, it is important for leaders and international institutions to focus on coordinating actions to mitigate an economic, social and political fall-out from COVID-19.

April 2, 2020

Expect More Collaboration, Niche Players in Fintech

TranSwap CEO Benjamin Wong shares his global outlook on what the market can expect to see from the Fintech space over the next 12 months.

April 1, 2020

Disruption to Global Supply Chains A Boon for Traffickers

Renowned international human trafficking expert, Mekong Club CEO Matthew Friedman discusses how the impact of COVID-19 may severely impact global supply chains within the next six months, and as a result, human trafficking may spike as traffickers seek to take advantage of mass-layoffs among societies’ most vulnerable – the working poor.

March 30, 2020

Engineer an Advantage on Digital Media Investments

Xaxis Head of Programmatic Strategy APAC Daniel Henriksen discusses how to leverage intelligent advertising and marketing tech to engineer an advantage so brands may achieve a better ROI on their digital media investments.

March 25, 2020

Good Data Compliance Keeps Good Client Relationships

NetApp CTO Cloud Architecture Matthew Swinbourne discusses data compliance and the potential long-term impacts on businesses and client relationships when avoidable breaches occur.

March 24, 2020

Data Lakes are Only Good for Those Who Can Swim

We jump into data lakes and its barriers to entry by both the big and smaller fish with Talend Head of Cloud Alliances Robert Cornell.

CULTURE CHOCK


April 2, 2020

Zoom Zoom Zoom Stay Safe in the Chatroom

Due to COVID-19, it is estimated that up to 50% of the working population are working remotely and online communication platforms, like Zoom, have become essential tools for interactions. Check Point Software Technologies Vulnerability Research Team Lead Omri Herscovici gives some sage advice on safe zooming.

April 1, 2020

Marketers Guide to 9 Personas of Self-Isolating Consumers

ADA Chief of Agency and COO Anurag Gupta, discusses marketers and messaging as they work to balance sales and sensitivity in advertising during the COVID-19 outbreak.

March 26, 2020

Circular Economy Gets a Boost from Workplace Disruption

Bosch Home Appliances Head of Marketing Adrian Kok argues that while the transformation from a linear to a circular economy may take years, current disruptions to how we work may just help prepare the business community to embrace more permanent sustainability solutions, sooner.

March 23, 2020

The Best Security Set Up for Remote Working

Many people are now remote working due to the Coronavirus outbreak. This shift is driving companies to review how their employees perform daily tasks. In light of the current situation, Check Point Software Technologies Regional Director Evan Dumas shares top tips for working securely.

March 23, 2020

The Seven Traits that Makes Tight Terrific Teams

CEO of HackerOne Marten Mickos discusses the seven characteristics all shared by highly functioning teams.

March 20, 2020

Binge Mobile Gaming & Sleepless Singaporean Nights

According to the latest research by Limelight Networks, mobile gaming services is a hit among gamers – powering the demand for edge services for real-time, interactive gaming.

March 19, 2020

Isolated Togetherness Trends in Hospitality Design

Interior Designer Lilly Miller says hospitality design is trending towards increasing the immediacy and tech functionality of smaller private spaces, while having adjacent access to larger communal zones.

March 19, 2020

Data Skills Gap Costs SGD 5 Billion in Lost Productivity

According to Accenture and Qlik’s latest report, The Human Impact of Data Literacy, a data skills gap has emerged between the aspiration to be data-driven and the ability to derive measurable business value from data.

March 19, 2020

Stop Retraining and Start Retaining with HR Analytics

Zoho Corporation VP & GM APAC Gibu Matthew discusses what the future of workplace training may look like with HR Analytics.

March 13, 2020

Pay By Instalment Preferred by Millennial Travellers

Amadeus Managing Director Bart Tompkins says millennial travellers demand greater payment choices, transparency and security and argues that a poor payment experience takes away from the overall vacation experience.

March 11, 2020

Customers Can’t Get No AI Satisfaction

According to NTT Ltd APAC Director Intelligent Workplace Pranay Anand, connected customers expect a hyper-personalized, effortless experience, however only 17% of customers in Asia Pacific rate brand experiences as fully satisfactory with satisfaction around AI and robotics experiences faring much worse…

March 9, 2020

Virtual Teams Now a Modern Workplace Reality

Workana CEO Tomas O’Farrell unpacks the seven issues that virtual teams need to overcome the tyranny of distance.