Mindef to invite hackers to break into its Internet-connected systems to detect weaknesses

[SINGAPORE] In a first for the Singapore Government, the Ministry of Defence (Mindef) will be inviting about 300 international and local hackers to hunt for vulnerabilities in its Internet-connected systems next year, in a bid to guard against ever-evolving cyber threats.

Orchard Road to try out another 'scramble crossing'

ORCHARD ROAD will be doing a month-long trial of a pedestrian "scramble crossing" like that in Tokyo's Shibuya district starting from Dec 16, in a bid to make the precinct more pedestrian-friendly...

STB to draw up tech road map to make hotels 'smarter'

FACING changing consumer demands and technological disruption in the sector, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has announced a plan to identify technology that hotels can adopt, such as facial recognition at check-in and the use of e-payment wallets.

Business, personal finance radio station goes on air in January

SINGAPORE'S first business and personal finance radio station, Money FM 89.3, will hit the airwaves on Jan 29...