Intruders rev up attacks, shift aim to manufacturing during pandemic

Hands-on-keyboard intrusions surpassed full-year 2019 numbers just in the first half of 2020, driven mainly by the continued acceleration of cybercrime but...

2 in 5 remote workers access firm data on own devices

Corporate data policies may need to be refreshed with workforces remaining remote as a Trend Micro study found that 39% of employees...

Johnson Controls switches on S$50-M innovation centre at NUS

Johnson Controls has opened its S$50-million OpenBlue Innovation Center at the National University of Singapore (NUS), touted as pioneering the use of...

Standigm, Excelra boost AI-driven drug discovery process

Data science firm Excelra is working with Standigm, a company using artificial intelligence (AI) technology for drug discovery and development.

APAC smartphone market shrank by 20% as of July

The Asia Pacific smartphone market has become a casualty of the COVID-19 pandemic as it shrunk in value during the first seven...

Ninja Van rolls out AI-driven chat for shippers

Tech-enabled express logistics firm Ninja Van has launched Ninja Chat for Shippers, the business version of its AI-powered social messaging system, which...

Half of leading innovation firms see growth in 2020 despite pandemic

As the region continues to deal with the disruptions resulting from COVID-19, 74% of firms in the Asia Pacific say that innovation...

Arrow Electronics boosts HK startup’s rollout of smart sports gadgets

Arrow Electronics has entered into an IoT and engineering services collaboration with Hong Kong-based technology startup Platysens to accelerate the commercialisation of...

Starhub, M1 fined for internet service disruptions

StarHub Online and M1 Net in Singapore were meted out financial penalties of $210,000 and $400,00, respectively, for broadband service disruptions that...

Data silos: Break them before they break you

Walking the streets of Singapore fresh out of a nationwide lockdown, I am made aware of the otherwise lost elements that make...