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Young Labs@NLB users building their projects with the equipment in the labs. PHOTO: IMDA
The NTU team with NV9 (foreground) and NV8, the first car in Singapore to have a 3D-printed body shell. Both cars competed in the 2015 Shell Eco-marathon Asia. PHOTO: IMDA
Local start-up Rock Nano will show its ArmaGallant: Decks of Destiny game. PHOTO: IMDA
Tech Saturday worksheds let visitors experience activities like coding. PHOTO: IMDA

Laying the bricks for a digital foundation

April 24
Visitors to the Infocomm Media Development Authority’s (IMDA’s) Tech Saturday (Upsized!) 2017 tech carnival this...
Samsung faces ‘biggest test’ with Galaxy S8 launch

Samsung faces ‘biggest test’ with...

March 29

SEOUL — The world’s biggest smartphone maker, Samsung, will unveil its latest flagship, the Galaxy S8, on Wednesday (March 29) in New York as it seeks to move on from last year...

Facebook mirrors Snapchat (again) with Facebook Stories

Facebook mirrors Snapchat (again)...

March 29

SAN FRANCISCO — Snapchat pioneered a feature named Stories, which lets people share their photographs or videos to tell a tale about their day or trip or event. After 24 hours,...

Got camera? Facebook adds more Snapchat-like features

Got camera? Facebook adds more...

March 28

NEW YORK — Facebook is adding more Snapchat-like features to its app. The company says it wants to let people’s cameras “do the talking” as more people are posting photos and...

Drones should transmit identifier for security: Manufacturer

Drones should transmit identifier for...

March 28

WASHINGTON — The world’s largest manufacturer of civilian drones is proposing that the craft continually transmit identification information to help government security agencies...

Samsung to sell refurbished safety-recalled Note 7 phones

Samsung to sell refurbished safety...

March 28

WASHINGTON — Samsung announced Monday (March 28) it would sell some Note 7 smartphones that were recalled for safety reasons as refurbished devices, in an effort to manage its...

Photo opportunities

6 ways to raise your social media...

March 22

Want pictures that are better than smartphone snaps on a device that’s still small and easy to use? Here’s why the Canon G7 X Mark II and G9 X Mark II will let you have your...

Chinese win for Apple as court overturns iPhone ruling

Chinese win for Apple as court...

March 25

BEIJING — A Beijing court has overturned a ruling that Apple’s iPhone 6 violated a Chinese manufacturer’s patent which saw the US tech giant ordered to cease selling the...

Stephen Hawking appears as hologram in Hong Kong

Stephen Hawking appears as hologram...

March 25

HONG KONG — Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has spoken to a Hong Kong audience by hologram, showcasing the growing reach of a technology which is making inroads into politics...

CIA hacked Apple devices in ways users can’t fix: WikiLeaks

CIA hacked Apple devices in ways...

March 24

NEW YORK — New documents from WikiLeaks point to an apparent CIA programme to hack Apple’s iPhones and Mac computers using techniques that users couldn’t disable by resetting...