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Four Of The Most Influential People In Business Technology

Several up-and-coming business leaders emerged within just the past few years, marking the waves of change in the world of business and technology. Morgan Sims shares her favorite four.

An Epson 3D Vision Of A Projected Future

At a recent launch event of its EB-4000 and G6000 series of projectors, imaging hardware and solutions company Epson showcased various applications of projection technology in a commercial context that was achievable with the simple use of its high brightness projectors.

[Singapore] Broadband Provider MyRepublic Expands Into Enterprise Space

Singapore Internet service provider MyRepublic announced another weapon in its growing arsenal - its entrance into the enterprise broadband space, with a three-tiered product offering for small, medium and large companies.

[Singapore] Buy Artisanal Ice Cream Online – The Inspired Chef

New artisanal ice cream brand, The Inspired Chef, aims to deliver cold, cold ice cream right to your doorstep after you order it online.

[Singapore] The Future Of Singapore Retail May Come From The Void

The Singapore retail landscape is changing, but are schools preparing students for new ways of doing business?

[Singapore] Remote, Freelance, Online Work Taking Off Here

If the numbers in Elance's Global Online Employment are anything to go by, the demand for and the supply of online talent - buoyed by corresponding trends like cloudworking (or the "human cloud" if you will) - have been surging across Asia, signalling an increasing preference for more casual, freelance work.

[Singapore] Crowdsourcing Week – Crowdsourcing Soon To Come Of Age In Asia

Crowdsourcing Week was an inaugural event in Singapore which aimed to bring together a diverse audience from various industries - creative, government, startup and technology - and bring about discussion on the issues surrounding crowdsourcing and how that can apply in their individual environments.

Meet Dusty Revenge – A Singapore-Made Video Game On Kickstarter

by Ade Putra Singapore is no stranger to the magic of crowdfunding. We’ve seen local filmmakers, musicians and product designers leverage on the new medium...

[Asia] Small Businesses Look To The Internet For Growth Opportunities

Senior fellow at the McKinsey Global Institute, Anu Madgavkar shared during a sharing session organized by search giant Google the impact of the Internet on small businesses in Asia, and highlighted how a country's infrastructure can aid or limit the impact of small business on its economy.

Rhuby – An Entrepreneurial Gem In The Spirits Business

Ylva Binder, the founder of Rhuby - an all-natural liqueur made from the humble rhubarb, a vegetable more commonly used in pies - talks about running her own liqueur business after 25 years in the spirits industry.

OWA Beer – From Europe And Japan, With Love.

Most people are surprised to learn that OWA Beer, with bold Japanese Kanji characters emblazoned across its washi-like bottle labels, is actually Belgian in origin.

PBS Digital Studios’ ‘Inventors’ Chronicles Stories of Various Innovators

PBS Digital Studios's biweekly series called "Inventors" features videos by filmmaker and photographer David Friedman, interviewing and chronicling the work of contemporary inventors from all walks of life.

Singapore Image Recognition Technology Used by Asia’s Newspapers

A Singapore-based start-up company will soon have its technology adopted by a number of leading Asian newspapers, including Thailand's The Nation, Hong Kong's China Daily and The Star of Malaysia.

Autumn Dynasty – A (Brush) Stroke Of Success

Singapore-based Touch Dimensions's Autumn Dynasty is a real-time strategy (RTS) game for iOS and BlackBerry 10 set in a fantasy world heavily influenced by China's Three Kingdoms period.

[Singapore] MyRepublic Continues To Disrupt Telco Industry With Teleport

MyRepublic celebrates its one year anniversary by introducing Teleport, a new VPN-like service that lets its users stream content from online services from around the world like Hulu, Pandora, Netflix and BBC iPlayer without the need for cumbersome traditional VPN methods.

Elephanti – Stomping Into The Mobile Marketing Space

CEO of mobile marketing solution provider Elephanti, Lalin Michael Jinasena, explains why he doesn't believe that his industry will go the way of the floundering daily deals industry.

The Intersect Fund – Small (Business) Is The New Big

The Intersect Fund is a non-profit microlender that aims to provide small businesses in New Jersey with loans - from $500 to $20,000 - to help get them off the ground.

The Next 10 Years Of Infocomm Technology

Cort Isernhagen of IDC Insights forecasted at the recent Infocomm Technology Roadmap Symposium 2012 that the ICT landscape over the next 10 years needs to consider the following four macro trends supported by four key pillars of technology.

[Singapore] Comparing Foreign Exchange Rates With GET4X

GET4X is a Singapore-based technology startup that looks at simplifying the process of how Singaporeans exchange their foreign currencies by offering an online site as well as an iOS mobile app that allows users to compare rates from various money changers in Singapore.

Craft Breweries Buck Discount Trend With Seasonal Releases

During a season when most large corporations cut prices in order to entice consumers to spend, craft breweries do quite the opposite - creating and releasing their best (often also the priciest) products that excite their consumers.

Glyder – A Mobile App For Small Business Marketing

Glyder is an iPhone application that lets small businesses create and share effective marketing messages for Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, as well as email, text message, MailChimp and even Passbook.

TradeHero – Making And Following Stock Market Champions

TradeHero is a stock market simulation app for mobile devices that draws real-time data from 14 stock exchanges, 45,000 global securities and 1,300 currency pairs and allows users to simulate trades in game form.

Do You Dream Of Becoming A CEO?

Thinking about starting your own business? If so, an incubator might be the best way to help your company get off the ground.

Inventory And Sales Management App TradeGecko Enters Public Beta

Targeted for small- to medium-sized enterprises, cloud-based inventory and sales management SaaS application TradeGecko is designed to simplify the tasks of running a wholesale business and making it more social and engaging.

Towards An Intel-ligent Future

We recently got a glimpse at what chip maker Intel has been up to - an "intelligent future", if you like - and here we recap some of what we saw.

PlayMoolah.com – Financial Education For Kids

PlayMoolah is an online financial literacy site for kids where young kids play games and other tailored experiences to understand how to manage money.

Crowdsourcing Hope With Online Donation Platform GoFundMe

GoFundMe.com is a crowdfunding platform that lets someone collect donations for a personal cause or a life event. The site lets users manage their campaigns, thank donors and even communicate with supporters.

Singapore Startup AFTERSHOCK PC Guns For Gaming Laptop Market

A new Singapore hardware startup, AFTERSHOCK PC, believes it can compete in the laptop market with its range of custom laptops wholly dedicated for gaming.

Build Your Personalized Travel Journals With Qiito.com

Singapore-based travel startup, Qiito (www.qiito.com) lets its users compile and build a personalized travel journal, complete with images and location. Users can also peruse and "adopt" travelogues compiled by others, making the sharing of travel experiences a lot more social.

Intel – Redefining Mobility Computing With The Ultrabook

More than 20 Intel-enabled Ultrabook systems have been introduced since October 2011, and the companyl is currently tracking more than 110 3rd-generation Intel Core processor-based Ultrabook devices in the upcoming product roadmaps of their various hardware partners.